Breeder: Claiborne Farm & Adele B. Dilschneider (Ky.)
Sire (father): First Samurai
Dam (mother): Greenery, by Galileo
Versatile Lea is a graded stakes winner on turf and dirt. The First Samurai horse opened his 2014 campaign with a runaway victory in the Hal's Hope Stakes at Gulfstream Park in January and followed with a win in the Grade 1 Donn Handicap.
Lea did not race again in 2014 but opened his 2015 season with another victory in the Hal's Hope before finishing second to Constitution in the Donn.