Robert D. Fierro Robert D. Fierro

Robert D. Fierro is Managing Director of DataTrack International, a firm that helps clients breed, and select, Thoroughbred racing and bloodstock prospects utilizing pedigree analysis and several long-established biomechanical programs. With his partner, Jay Kilgore, he devised BreezeFigs™, a system of speed ratings for 2-year-old-in-training sales that is marketed to buyers at those sales ands later online to handicappers through Daily Racing Form. Mr. Fierro has been a breeder and owner and served as president of New York Thoroughbred Breeders, Inc., during the 1990s.

Body and Soul: Shifting Back to the Center

It appears that North American Classic winners are moving back toward the center of the breed, both phenotypically and–if it were still being updated–by Dosage Index. Say what? If one can wrap one’s head around that hypothesis stated in the opening paragraph, this could be very interesting news for those who have worried for about [...]

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Fappiano Risorgimento

If you look at the leading sires for 2017 you may deduce that the top two are there only because they have sired one major runner who won a ton of money, i.e., Arrogate for Unbridled’s Song and Gun Runner for Candy Ride (Arg). While that might be true on the surface, and while one [...]

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