Carly wrote her first nationally-syndicated column for a major Thoroughbred publication at age 13. A writer for The Blood-Horse for nearly 15 years, she regularly contributes to The Thoroughbred Daily News and has penned Thoroughbred horse racing features for America's Best Racing and Weston Magazine.
bloodhorse: Lemon Drop Kid an Emerging Broodmare Sire
In terms of an emerging force as a broodmare sire, 2016 has been the year of the kid: Lemon Drop Kid, that is.
For most sires, 12 years might span the entire length of their stud career. But for 25-year-old Northern Afleet, that was merely the period between his first and latest Eclipse Award winners.