This American champion was as tough as nails and needed to be. Not only did she make 22 starts as a juvenile, but she survived a storm while being shipped by boat between races. She later became the dam of a champion and the ancestress of quite a few good horses. Name her.
I'm Avalyn Hunter, an author, pedigree researcher and longtime racing fan with a particular interest in Thoroughbred mares and their contributions to the history of the breed.