My instructions were to take a hold of him and get him to settle as quickly as possibleUPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup Oct 05, 2009
There still may be some question of how he handles a fast track, although I'm not really that concerned the way he has trainedUPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup Jan 24, 2011
We'll go to Florida with him. He ships tomorrow, and then we'd love to point him to the Maker's Mark Mile at Keeneland and just go from thereUPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup Nov 15, 2010
He stumbled a little coming out of the gate and I actually thought he'd be a little further back with them going 22 3/5 for the first quarterUPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup Jul 11, 2011
We hope next year he's going to be a top horseUPI Thoroughbred Racing Roundup Nov 15, 2010
Keio Hai Spring Cup (1995) Shadwell Turf Mile Stakes (1995, 1996, 2000) Dubai Golden Shaheen (1997) Bernard Baruch Handicap (2003, 2007, 2008) Coronation Futurity Stakes (1998) E. P. Taylor Stakes (2003) Man o' War Stakes (2003) Brooklyn Handicap (2004) Pimlico Special (2006) Suburban Handicap (2006) Vosburgh Stakes (2006) Whitney Handicap (2006) Cigar Mile Handicap (2007) Donn Handicap (2007, 2009) Dubai World Cup (2007) Flower Bowl Invitational Stakes (2007) Gazelle Stakes (2007) Stephen Foster Handicap (2007) Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap (2008) Ashland Stakes (2008) Belmont Futurity Stakes (2008) Queen Elizabeth II Challenge Cup Stakes (2008) Tom Fool Handicap (2008) Peter Pan Stakes (2009) Apple Blossom Handicap (2009) Comely Stakes (2009)
Kiaran P. McLaughlin (born November 15, 1960 in Lexington, Kentucky) is an American Thoroughbred racehorse trainer. He currently has a blog website, at http://kiaranmclaughlin.com where he updates what horses he has racing for that particular day. He was born in an area of the country where horse racing and breeding is preeminent, McLaughlin was a student at the University of Kentucky when he decided to give up his studies and pursue a career in the Thoroughbred horse racing industry. He spent close to three years as an assistant for various trainers before going to work for U.S. Racing Hall of Fame trainer, D. Wayne Lukas in 1985. In 1992 he became the agent for jockey Chris Antley, a job he held until November 1993 when he signed on as the trainer for Sheik Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum in Dubai.
In 1998, Kiaran McLaughlin was diagnosed with Multiple sclerosis and is required to take daily injections to suppress the disease.