Tapit - Fast Cookie, By Deputy Minister
Bred in Kentucky by Darley, Frosted is a gray/roan son of Tapit out of the Deputy Minister mare Fast Cookie. He was foaled on April 18, 2012. In his three-year career, Frosted raced 19 times with a record of 6-6-2 and earnings of more than $3.9 million. Campaigned by Godolphin Racing and trained by Kiaran McLaughlin, Frosted broke his maiden in his third career start on Oct. 30, 2014 at Aqueduct. He then finished second in the Grade 2 Remsen in his final start of the year. As a 3-year-old, Frosted won the Grade 1 Wood Memorial before finishing fourth in the Kentucky Derby and second in the Belmont Stakes behind Triple Crown winner American Pharoah. After finishing second in the Jim Dandy and third in the Travers, Frosted won the Grade 2 Pennsylvania Derby. Frosted was at his best as a 4-year-old, winning the Grade 1 Metropolitan Handicap by 14¼ lengths and the Grade 1 Whitney Handicap.
About the Owner
Godolphin is the global thoroughbred horseracing and breeding organization founded by His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the United Arab Emirates and Ruler of Dubai. A multiple Eclipse Award-winning owner, Godolphin has won seven Breeders’ Cup events and finished second or third in 17 other Breeders’ Cup races. In addition to FROSTED, Godolphin’s top horses in North America have included G1 winners STREET CRY, TEMPERA, QUESTING, IT’S TRICKY, ALPHA, WEDDING TOAST, BETTER LUCKY, EMCEE, DANCE CARD, DICKINSON, and GIROLAMO.
Darley, the stallion division of Godolphin, currently stands more than 60 thoroughbred stallions in six countries around the world. In America, the Darley stallions reside at Jonabell Farm in Lexington, Kentucky, where, alongside FROSTED, the current roster includes Kentucky Derby winners NYQUIST, ANIMAL KINGDOM, and STREET SENSE, Preakness winner BERNARDINI, and perennial leading sire MEDAGLIA D’ORO