Walner retired as a world champion with a record of nine wins in 10 starts, earnings of $567,652, a mark of 1:50.2 at three, and a Dan Patch Award as the 2016 two-year-old trotting colt of the year.
It was on Oct. 6, 2016, that Walner trotted his world-record 1:51.3 mile at The Red Mile. Wrapping up his freshman season with wins in the Breeders Crown and Kindergarten finals, the son of Chapter Seven was an overwhelming Dan Patch Award winner.
Walner returned to the races in 2017 with a 1:51.1 win in a conditioned trot on July 8 at the Meadowlands, and after a 1:50.2 win one week later in a $159,000 Stanley Dancer Memorial division at the Big M.
Walner stands at Southwind Farms for a stud fee of $30,000.
At age 2
At age 3
Accomplishments as a sire
2021’s Leading Money-Winning Sire of 2YO Trotters
2021’s Leading Sire In Yearling Sale Average
He is now the sire of 11 $100,000-plus winners and 20 in 1:55 or faster.
First crop of 2 year-olds raced in 2021 and earned over $4.6-million to lead all trotting sires.