Bred: Barton Bloodstock and Villiers Syndicate (Ire)
Dam: Leaping Water, by Sure Blade
St Nicholas Abbey won the 2011 Breeders' Cup Turf for trainer Aidan O'Brien, and he was ridden to victory by the trainer's son Joseph.
A European champion as a 2-year-old in 2009, St Nicholas Abbey has amassed more than $7.8 million in purse earnings in five years on the track.
St Nicholas Abbey currently is recovering from a career-ending injury he sustained in July.