Colonial Affair is by Pleasant Colony, who Bloodhorse.com lists as one of 2004\\\'s top 100 sires (by Graded Stakes Winners, by G1 Stakes Winners, and by Average Earnings Per Runner). Also a Classic Winner, Pleasant Colony, is the winner of both the 1981 Kentucky Derby and the 1981 Preakness Stakes.
(USA) $1,635,228 - Exported to Japan in 2000. Won 1993 Belmont Stakes under jockey Julie Krone the only female jockey to ever win a Triple Crown race. Owner: Centennial Farms
Breeder: Rutledge Farm
State Bred: VA
Winnings: 20 Starts: 7 - 4 - 3, $1,635,228
At 3: Won Belmont S. (G1); 2nd Jockey Club Gold Cup (G1), Peter Pan S. (G2); 3rd Jim Dandy S. (G2)
At 4: Won Jockey Club Gold Cup S. (G1), Whitney H. (G1), Excelsior H. (G1); 2nd Westchester H. (G3); 3rd Woodward S. (G1)
Retired to Stud in USA at Gainesway Farm. Was to be exported to New Zealand 1998, did not go, instead sent to Japan, 2000.
Will shuttle to Argentina in August 2003 to stand the Southern Hemisphere breeding season at Haras El Paraiso.