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Atta Boy Roy

(Inducted 2023)

Atta Boy Roy (2005 horse by Tribunal), was a three-time Washington champion with $602,276 earned over his 36-race career (three-to-eight). Among his five stakes wins was a victory in the 2010 Churchill Downs Handicap (G2). He also placed in six other stakes (including three Grade 3 events) while racing for Roy and Ellie Schaefer’s R. E. V. Racing being trained by Valorie Lund. Atta Boy Roy, who is a half-brother to 2007 Washington horse of the year and Longacres Mile (G3) winner The Great Face, was bred by Patricia Murphy and Rick and Debbie Pabst. His dam, the stakes-placed Synastry mare Irish Toast was named 2009 Washington broodmare of the year. Atta Boy Roy was Washington’s leading freshman sire in 2016, and went on led the state sire ranks from 2018 through 2020 before moving to Kentucky. WTBOA Sale graduate.