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, November 6, 2017
GUN RUNNER romps home in very impressive fashion, defeating the best older horses to claim the GI BREEDER'S CUP CLASSIC!  Congratulations to owners: Winchell Thoroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm and trainer Steve Assmussen!
Monday, November 6, 2017
Avery Island handily wins the G2 NASHUA STAKES at Aqueduct!   Congratulations to Godolphin and Kiaran McLaughlin!  
Monday, November 6, 2017
Westwood shook off foes to win by a length at Aqueduct.  Congratulations Godolphin!
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Graduates at first asking for Team O'Neil at Del Mar.  Patience pays off!   
Monday, October 23, 2017
Inflexibility returns to Woodbine Racetrack continues her winning ways in Canada.  This time capturing the CAROTENE STAKES!  Congratulations to Klaravich Stables and Chad Brown.  
Monday, October 23, 2017
TWISTED TOM took a commanding lead at the eighth pole and never looked back to win the EMPIRE CLASSIC HANDICAP at Belmont Park.   
Friday, October 20, 2017
Subtle Steps romps home the winner by over 5 lengths in her debut at Keeneland! Congratulations to owner Stuart Janney III and Shug McGaughey
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Browse wins by 1 1/2 lengths at Keeneland!  Congratulations to Phipps Stables and Shug McGaughey!
Monday, October 9, 2017
War Flag runs a brilliant race to win the GI FLOWER BOWL at Belmont Park for Owner Joe Allen and trainer Shug McGaughey!
Sunday, October 8, 2017
Doctor Mounty wins an allowance race at Laurel Park.  Congratulations to all the connections!
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Continues on her winning ways by capturing an allowance race at Belmont Park.  Congratulations to Shug McGaughey and Phipps Stables.
Monday, September 4, 2017
Take Me With You is an easy winner across the ocean at Windsor!  Congratulations to the winning connections!
Sunday, September 3, 2017
GUN  RUNNER secures his place as one of the top horses in America by his easy romp of the GI WOODWARD STAKES!  
Thursday, August 24, 2017
CUPID adds to his growing resume by winning the HARRY F BRUBAKER STAKES at Del Mar!  Congratulations to the winning connections!
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
Parade easily wins for the Phipps Stables at Saratoga!  Great performance by this talented filly!
Saturday, August 19, 2017
Remarqued finds her way into the winner circle at Saratoga for trainer Bobby Ribaudo and owner Marc Keller!  
Wednesday, August 16, 2017
SPIETH cruises home an impressive winner in a maiden special weight event at Saratoga.  Congratulations to Godolphin and Kiaran McLaughlin
Saturday, August 12, 2017
Bantu graduate in his second asking winning a maiden special weight event at Ellis Park for owner/breeder Audrey Otto and trainer Brendan Walsh
Friday, August 11, 2017
Hardly Home gets up in the final strides to win an allowance race at Thistledowns. Congratulations to the winning connections!
Friday, August 4, 2017
Danceland finds her way back to the winner's circle at Saratoga for Owner Joe Allen and trainer Shug McGaughey!