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, July 18, 2016
Cupid returns to the win circle in fine fashion winning the GII Indiana Derby! Congratulations to the winning connections!
Monday, July 18, 2016
On leave continues on with her winning ways for Shug McGaughey and Stuart Janney III.
Saturday, July 16, 2016
Southernperfection breaks her maiden at first asking for trainer Tony Dutrow and owner Billy Hickman! Congratulations!
Saturday, July 16, 2016
Well bred filly of Mt. Brilliant farm storms home the winner in her career debut at Arlington Park for trainer Michael Stidham.
Sunday, July 10, 2016
Full Tap finds her way back to the winner circle winning an allowance race at Arlington Park!  Congratulations to the winning connections!
Friday, June 24, 2016
Gun Runner returns to the winner's circle at Churchill Downs when he easily defeated rivals in the MATT WINN STAKES.
Monday, June 13, 2016
Carina Mia wins the GI ACORN STAKES at Belmont Park. Congratulations to her winning connections!
Saturday, June 11, 2016
All In Fun prevails in a gritty battle to the wire to win by a head! What a great race. Congratulations to the winning connections of Stuart Janney III and Shug McGaughey!
Saturday, June 11, 2016
Bombs Away steals a tough maiden special weight at Belmont Park for Phipps Stables and Shug McGaughey!
Friday, June 10, 2016
On Leave follows in the footsteps of her famous siblings; Ironicus, Norumbega and Seal Cove. as she is the easy winner of a maiden special weight at Belmont!
Tuesday, May 31, 2016
Strong Gale captured the lead at the start and never looked back taking an allowance race at Delaware. Congratulations to the winning connections.
Sunday, May 08, 2016
NYQUIST wins the GI KENTUCKY DERBY and remains an undefeated 8 for 8! What an incredible horse.  Congratulations to team O'Neill! 
Sunday, May 08, 2016
IRONICUS wins the GIII FORT MACY STAKES at Belmont after an eight month layoff!   Congratulations to the winning connections of Stuart Janney III and Shug McGaughey!
Friday, May 06, 2016
Browse digs in to capture an allowance race at Belmont for Shug McGaughey and Phipps Stables.
Sunday, May 01, 2016
Somerset Sandy has a winning return to the races after a winter of R & R at NBS! Congratulations to trainer George Weaver and to owner Parkland Stables!
Sunday, March 27, 2016
Gun Runner put in a stellar performance to become the clear winner of the GII Louisiana Derby. Congratulations to the winning connections! On to the KY Derby!
Sunday, March 20, 2016
Cupid puts himself on the derby trail by winning the GII Rebel Stakes at Oaklawn!  Congratulations to the winning connections.
Saturday, March 12, 2016
Kobe's Back becomes a back to back  GII winner!  He galloped home the winner of the GII San Carlos Stakes at Santa Anita.   Congratulations to CRK Stables and Trainer Peter Eurton.
Monday, February 22, 2016
Boldly True adds a second win to his 2016 race record!   Congratulations to the winning connections!
Monday, February 22, 2016
Gun Runner is on the derby trail with a game win in the GII Risen Star Stakes at Fairgrounds.  Congratulations to trainer Steve Asmussen and owners Winchell Throroughbreds and Three Chimneys Farm.