<P>16 SEPTEMBER 2013 Q-RACING JOURNAL Follow along with 2-year-olds on the track. Part of a continuing series By Richard ChamberlainT THE JOURNAL EACH MONTH LOOKS AT THE DEVELOPMENT OF freshmen racehorses. In 2013, the Journal is following 2-year- olds conditioned by C.W. Bubba Cascio and Mike Robbins. The Journal spoke July 21 with Robbins, who trains exclu- sively for the Fulton Quien Sabe Stonewall Ranch at Stonewall, Texas. Cascio sustained a mild stroke on April 7. At press time, he was recuperating at his home with his wife, Judy, in Tolar, Texas. Cascios barn and horses at Ruidoso Downs are over- seen by his assistant trainer, Jann Jones, who spoke July 21 with the Journal. Mike Robbins Trainer, Quien Sabe Ranch I DIDNT HAVE ANYTHING IN THE TRIALS TO THE RUIDOSO Futurity (G1). However, since then, weve given several of our 2-year-olds outs. We had one colt win who looked pretty decent. That was Victory Horizon. I havent had the opportunity to run very many of my 2-year-olds here in Ruidoso, because the track runs a lot of New Mexico-bred races and it doesnt write many non-win- ners of two for 2-year-olds. Ive got a 3-year-old in today and a 3-year-old in tomorrow. Were going to run Victory Horizon in the All American Futurity (G1) trials, and Ive got three 3-year-olds that Im going to run in the All American Derby (G1) trials. Victory Horizon will be going 440 yards for the first time. Hes only had two races and only gone 350 and 400 yards so far. So well put another couple stiff breezes in him. I was planning to give him another out, but now I dont think he needs it. Hes acting like he wants to go the dis- tance, anyway. When we ran him 350, he was really running big on the end of it and getting away from them. So Ill give him another couple stiff breezes. And one of them will probably be a work away from the gate. Well break him from the gate and give him a good, stiff work away from there. By stiff work, I mean 330 yards. The way we work here at Ruidoso, its 330 yards from the gate to the wire. Ill let Victory Horizon work pretty hard and pump some air into him. Ill be looking to see that he doesnt come back too tired. Hes fit and hes in shape, but I dont want him to be too stressed after a work like that, especially when hes fixin to go a quarter of a mile. On the other hand, if he does come back pretty tired, then weve got a problem. That would mean we dont have him as fit as he needs to be. Victory Horizon is the only one Ive got going in the All American trials. The other ones either cant run or, like my three best fillies, are on the shelf until their 3-year-old years. After the Ruidoso meet closes, we will take everything to Lone Star (Park at Grand Prairie, Texas) and point them all to the (Grade 1) Dash For Cash and Texas Classic futurities. Or, I mean, were taking the ones that are capable of it. Jann Jones Bubba Cascios assistant trainer WHEN WE FIRST GOT TO RUIDOSO, THE HORSES WERE AWFUL sick, awful sick. But they turned around, got over it pretty quick and everybody came off it well. We got them back to the racetrack in about a week. As far as the altitude goes up here, Ive always felt like you can keep a horse up here for a month with no problem at all. 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