The stables at Wavertree are home to over 150 thoroughbreds, with a principal focus on yearlings to two-year-olds-in-training. Wavertree Stables has trained, by itself and in partnership
Grade 1 winning millionaire Carless Jewel, three-time Grade 1 winner Devil May Care, Canadian champion Inglorious and Breeders’ Cup champion Hightail. This year adding to the Graded Stakes roster is Stormy Liberal, Fast and Accurate and Run Away, as well as multiple Graded Stakes winner Frank Conversation. Another promising graduate from this spring’s Wavertree Stables consignment is undefeated Graded Stakes winner The Tabulator.
Working with quality young horses is a dream come true for Ciaran. “It’s what we all aspire to do in this business,” he says. “Now that I’m surrounded by quality, there’s nothing like it. All I’ve ever done is work with horses. This is a gift.”
Wavertree, named for the English aristocrat who gifted the stud farm that eventually became the Irish National Stud to the government, is situated on 180-acres in the heart of Ocala’s legendary horse country. Offering full-service breaking, training and sales representation, Wavertree features a one-mile dirt racetrack, a seven-eighths turf track and a 3/4-mile European gallop along with multiple turn out paddocks. Facilities also include a swimming pool, an aqua tread, and a cold therapy spa. Other therapies offered include Magnawave and Laser treatments, and a TheraPlate.