Niall Brennan Stables

Success is no accident!

Success is no accident was chosen as Niall Brennan's motto because it embodies his philosophy of life. Sometimes people are lucky in the horse business but success generally comes from:  hard work, attention to detail, integrity, leaving nothing to chance, and striving to fine tune the quality services of our program are what defines our operation.

2016 Kentucky Derby Winner!

   2015 Breeder's Cup Juvenile winner!

2016 Kentucky Derby Winner
2015 Breeder's Cup Juvenile winner
2014 GI Breeders' Cup Filly and Mare Turf won by
- photo by Z

2013 GI Kentucky Derby won by

2013 GI Belmont Stakes won by NBS
Palace Malice - photo by Z
Monday, June 19, 2017
Shimmering Aspen wins the ALMA NORTH STAKES at Laurel Park for trainer Rodney Jenkins and owner Ellen Charles! 
Monday, June 19, 2017
War Flag wins her US debut! Congratulations to winning trainer Shug McGaughey and winning owner Joe Allen!
Saturday, June 17, 2017
Gun Runner storms home the winner in the GI STEPHEN FOSTER at Churchill Downs! Congratulations to the winning connections!
Saturday, June 10, 2017
The "brother" (full to ORB) breaks his maiden at first asking, circling the field to gallop home a winner!
Wednesday, June 07, 2017
Blenheim Palace dead heats at Belmont to break her maiden for Phipps/McGaughey! Congrats on a great week!
Monday, June 05, 2017
Dancing All Night cruised to the lead never looked back in a maiden special weight event at Belmont Park for Shug McGaughey and Phipps Stables.
Monday, June 05, 2017
Sail Ahoy wins an allowance race at Monmouth Park for the Phipps Stable and Shug McGaughey.
Monday, May 29, 2017
Kathryn The Wise remains undefeated with a dazzling victory in the CRITICAL EYE STAKES at Belmont Park. Congratulations to owners/breeders Larry and Jennifer Goichman and trainer Chad Brown
Friday, May 19, 2017
Cruised home a 7 plus length winner at Belmont for Phipps Stable and Shug McGaughey!
Saturday, May 13, 2017
Benefactor easily broke his maiden at Gulfstream! Congratulations to trainer Todd Pletcher and owners China Horse Club, Winstar Farm and SF Racing. 
Saturday, May 06, 2017
CUPID returns to the races after an 8 month layoff and gamely captures the GI GOLD CUP at Santa Antia!  Congratulations to trainer Bob Baffert and owner Coolmore Stud.
Saturday, May 06, 2017
Cruised home an incredible 13 1/2 length winner at Laurel for Irish Smith Stables and Linda Rice! What a performance!
Wednesday, May 03, 2017
Returns to the races in winning form capturing a 6 furlong allowance race at Belmont. Congratulations to the winning owner and trainer!
Saturday, April 22, 2017
Gallops home the winner on the FEDERICO TESIO STAKES for Cobra Farm and Chad Brown.    His second stakes win in a row!
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Twisted Tom defeats rivals in his stakes debut to win the Private Terms Stakes at Laurel!
Wednesday, March 22, 2017
Bealestreet Dancer defeated a solid group of maidens on the turf at Gulfstream to break his maiden!  
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Danceland wins on the turf at Gulfstream! Congratulations Joe Allen and Shug McGaughey!
Sunday, March 12, 2017
Daddy's Home breaks his maiden at first asking for the winning connections of  trainer Chad Brown and owner Jay Hanley!
Thursday, February 23, 2017

Reason To Soar circles the field and gallops home an easy 6 3/4 length winner in his debut for trainer George Weaver and owner West Point Thoroughbreds.


Sunday, February 19, 2017
Gun Runner starts 2017 off with a bang easily winning the G3 Razorback at Oaklawn Park. Congratulations to the winning connections!