Stallion Stakes Series

For registered New York stallions. The stallion owner continues to benefit financially beyond the standard stallion stud fees as the progeny race and earn purse money at New York racetracks. The New York Stallion Stakes Series worth more than $1,000,000 consists of 8 (+2 bonus) stakes races exclusively for New York-sired horses.

To see the eligibility requirements for the series, please visit  For further information, contact Series Coordinator Carmine Shirlaw:

New York Stallion Stakes Series
Post Office Box 90
Jamaica, NY 11417-0090
Phone: (718) 659-2248
OR (516) 488-6000 x4806


Race Schedule for 2014


April 27 Times Square Division 3YO 6 1/2 Furlongs $100,000
April 27 Park Avenue Division F 3YO 6 1/2 Furlongs $100,000
June 22 Spectacular Bid Division 3YO 7 Furlongs (Turf) $100,000
June 22 Cupecoy's Joy Division F 3YO 7 Furlongs (Turf) $100,000
Aug 4 Cab Calloway Division 3YO 1 Mile (Turf) $100,000
Aug 4 Statue of Liberty Division F 3YO 1 Mile (Turf) $100,000
Dec 28 Great White Way Division 2YO 6 Furlongs $150,000
Dec 28 Fifth Avenue Division F 2YO 6 Furlongs $150,000
Bonus Races
Nov 22 Thunder Rumble Division 3&UP 7 Furlongs $125,000
Nov 22 Staten Island Division F&M 3&UP 7 Furlongs $125,000


Foal Payment Options*

*Each payment option gives full nomination to the series.


Option 1 (Weanling Year) December 31, Weanling Year $200, or
Option 2 (Yearling Year) December 31, Yearling Year $1000, or
Option 3 (Two-Year-Old Year) September 01, Two-Year-Old Year $5000


Weanling Payment Form for Series 2016 (Foals of 2014)
This payment must be post-marked no later than December 31, 2014

NOTE: Starting with Series 2017 (Foals of 2015), all foals by nominated stallions will be automatically eligible for all of the New York Stallion Stakes Series races without a nomination fee. Foals in any series already in motion (Series 2014 [Foals of 2012], Series 2015 [Foals of 2013] and Series 2016 (Foals of 2014), will be subject to the current rules and must be nominated individually.


Stallion Nominations

In order for a horse to be eligible to run in the New York Stallion Stakes Series, the sire of the horse must have been nominated to the Series in the year the foal was conceived. The stallion nomination fee is $2,500.00 or the advertised stud fee which ever is higher. Fifty percent of the nomination fee is due February 15, with the remaining fifty percent due July 1.

Stallion Nomination Form for Series 2017 (Foals of 2015)
This payment must be post-marked no later than February 15, 2014