TENACIOUS (USA) ch. H, 1954
DP = 0-0-8-2-0 (10) DI = 0.67 CD = -0.20 - 112 Starts, 20 Wins, 16 Places, 17 Shows Career Earnings: $261,770
Owner: Dorothy Dorsett Brown Breeder: Dorothy Dorsett Brown State Bred: KY Winnings: 112 Starts: 20 - 16 - 17, $261,770
At 3: 3rd: Dwyer H., Withers S., Shevlin S.
At 4: 1st: New Orleans H., A. B. Letellier Memorial H., Pelleteri H., Louisiana H. 3rd: Le Comte H.
At 5: 1st: New Orleans H., Louisiana H., Le Comte H. (NTR) 2nd: A. B. Letellier Memorial H. 3rd: Brandywine Turf H.
At 6: 1st: A. B. Letellier Memorial H., Le Comte H., Louisiana H.
At 7: 1st: Le Comte H.
Trainer: John B. Theall.
Raced for six years.
One of the most popular and durable horses ever to race in New Orleans, Tenacious won 11 stakes at the Fair Grounds, including three runnings of the Louisiana Handicap, two New Orleans Handicaps and the 1957 Thanksgiving Handicap.
Ridden by local favorite Ray Broussard, also a member of Fair Grounds' Hall of Fame.
December 17, 1967: died at Spendthrift Farm in Kentucky and is memorialized with a marker in the Fair Grounds infield.