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Stephen S. Lyster

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Category Starters Starts Starts/Starter 1st 2nd 3rd Win % % 1st, 2nd or 3rd Earned Avg Earnings per Start Avg Earnings Per Starter
Dirt 6 9 1.5 2 1 0 22.22% 33.33% $24,913 $2,768 $4,152
Turf 7 12 1.71 1 0 1 8.33% 16.67% $23,059 $1,922 $3,294
All Weather 6 17 2.83 5 7 0 29.41% 70.59% $77,211 $4,542 $12,869
Total 11 38 3.45 8 8 1 21.05% 44.74% $125,183 $3,294 $11,380
  
Graded Stakes 1 1 1 0 0 0 0% 0% $942 $942 $942
Black-type Stakes 2 3 1.5 0 0 0 0% 0% $2,092 $697 $1,046
Two-year-olds 2 3 1.5 0 1 0 0% 33.33% $8,156 $2,719 $4,078
Claiming 2 4 2 2 1 0 50% 75% $11,751 $2,938 $5,876
First-time starters 4 4 0 1 0 0% 25% $7,793 $1,948 $1,948
Category Starters Starts Starts/Starter 1st 2nd 3rd Win % % 1st, 2nd or 3rd Earned Avg Earnings per Start Avg Earnings Per Starter
Dirt 22 48 2.18 6 8 8 12.5% 45.83% $145,818 $3,038 $6,628
Turf 13 33 2.54 3 5 6 9.09% 42.42% $94,693 $2,869 $7,284
All Weather 12 16 1.33 7 2 0 43.75% 56.25% $73,311 $4,582 $6,109
Total 27 97 3.59 16 15 14 16.49% 46.39% $313,822 $3,235 $11,623
  
Graded Stakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
Black-type Stakes 2 2 1 0 0 0 0% 0% $500 $250 $250
Two-year-olds 4 10 2.5 1 2 2 10% 50% $32,036 $3,204 $8,009
Claiming 12 27 2.25 2 5 3 7.41% 37.04% $35,822 $1,327 $2,985
First-time starters 12 12 1 3 1 8.33% 41.67% $23,379 $1,948 $1,948
Category Starters Starts Starts/Starter 1st 2nd 3rd Win % % 1st, 2nd or 3rd Earned Avg Earnings per Start Avg Earnings Per Starter
Dirt 19 43 2.26 3 7 7 6.98% 39.53% $121,868 $2,834 $6,414
Turf 8 17 2.13 4 4 0 23.53% 47.06% $68,718 $4,042 $8,590
All Weather 16 26 1.63 3 4 3 11.54% 38.46% $52,981 $2,038 $3,311
Total 29 86 2.97 10 15 10 11.63% 40.7% $243,567 $2,832 $8,399
  
Graded Stakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
Black-type Stakes 3 3 1 0 0 0 0% 0% $5,450 $1,817 $1,817
Two-year-olds 5 11 2.2 0 2 1 0% 27.27% $10,466 $951 $2,093
Claiming 9 14 1.56 1 4 1 7.14% 42.86% $36,805 $2,629 $4,089
First-time starters 15 15 0 2 0 0% 13.33% $9,487 $632 $632
Category Starters Starts Starts/Starter 1st 2nd 3rd Win % % 1st, 2nd or 3rd Earned Avg Earnings per Start Avg Earnings Per Starter
Dirt 16 28 1.75 5 4 4 17.86% 46.43% $95,827 $3,422 $5,989
Turf 10 23 2.3 7 3 6 30.43% 69.57% $135,439 $5,889 $13,544
All Weather 21 38 1.81 8 12 4 21.05% 63.16% $84,204 $2,216 $4,010
Total 30 89 2.97 20 19 14 22.47% 59.55% $315,470 $3,545 $10,516
  
Graded Stakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
Black-type Stakes 2 2 1 0 0 0 0% 0% $7,498 $3,749 $3,749
Two-year-olds 3 6 2 0 3 0 0% 50% $17,701 $2,950 $5,900
Claiming 13 32 2.46 11 9 3 34.38% 71.88% $133,917 $4,185 $10,301
First-time starters 7 7 0 2 0 0% 28.57% $10,981 $1,569 $1,569
Category Starters Starts Starts/Starter 1st 2nd 3rd Win % % 1st, 2nd or 3rd Earned Avg Earnings per Start Avg Earnings Per Starter
Dirt 26 53 2.04 8 7 5 15.09% 37.74% $166,396 $3,140 $6,400
Turf 10 16 1.6 0 3 1 0% 25% $31,160 $1,948 $3,116
All Weather 14 15 1.07 2 2 2 13.33% 40% $28,986 $1,932 $2,070
Total 37 84 2.27 10 12 8 11.9% 35.71% $226,542 $2,697 $6,123
  
Graded Stakes 1 1 1 0 0 0 0% 0% $1,667 $1,667 $1,667
Black-type Stakes 2 2 1 0 0 0 0% 0% $10,127 $5,064 $5,064
Two-year-olds 4 8 2 2 1 0 25% 37.5% $35,734 $4,467 $8,934
Claiming 11 17 1.55 1 3 1 5.88% 29.41% $20,386 $1,199 $1,853
First-time starters 14 14 3 0 1 21.43% 28.57% $54,650 $3,904 $3,904
Category Starters Starts Starts/Starter 1st 2nd 3rd Win % % 1st, 2nd or 3rd Earned Avg Earnings per Start Avg Earnings Per Starter
Dirt 21 65 3.1 11 8 7 16.92% 40% $172,259 $2,650 $8,203
Turf 9 15 1.67 1 4 0 6.67% 33.33% $53,868 $3,591 $5,985
All Weather 11 12 1.09 3 1 0 25% 33.33% $54,764 $4,564 $4,979
Total 28 92 3.29 15 13 7 16.3% 38.04% $280,891 $3,053 $10,032
  
Graded Stakes 1 1 1 0 0 0 0% 0% $5,525 $5,525 $5,525
Black-type Stakes 3 5 1.67 0 0 0 0% 0% $7,565 $1,513 $2,522
Two-year-olds 3 9 3 1 1 1 11.11% 33.33% $31,916 $3,546 $10,639
Claiming 7 20 2.86 5 5 2 25% 60% $59,610 $2,981 $8,516
First-time starters 7 7 0 0 1 0% 14.29% $8,877 $1,268 $1,268
Category Starters Starts Starts/Starter 1st 2nd 3rd Win % % 1st, 2nd or 3rd Earned Avg Earnings per Start Avg Earnings Per Starter
Dirt 17 29 1.71 5 6 5 17.24% 55.17% $90,746 $3,129 $5,338
Turf 4 12 3 2 3 0 16.67% 41.67% $97,797 $8,150 $24,449
All Weather 11 20 1.82 3 1 1 15% 25% $47,619 $2,381 $4,329
Total 26 61 2.35 10 10 6 16.39% 42.62% $236,162 $3,872 $9,083
  
Graded Stakes 4 5 1.25 0 0 0 0% 0% $23,943 $4,789 $5,986
Black-type Stakes 6 11 1.83 1 1 0 9.09% 18.18% $80,682 $7,335 $13,447
Two-year-olds 3 4 1.33 1 2 0 25% 75% $36,996 $9,249 $12,332
Claiming 8 20 2.5 5 3 2 25% 50% $26,779 $1,339 $3,347
First-time starters 7 7 2 2 1 28.57% 71.43% $52,768 $7,538 $7,538
Category Starters Starts Starts/Starter 1st 2nd 3rd Win % % 1st, 2nd or 3rd Earned Avg Earnings per Start Avg Earnings Per Starter
Dirt 8 13 1.63 2 1 2 15.38% 38.46% $35,937 $2,764 $4,492
Turf 2 3 1.5 0 0 0 0% 0% $1,142 $381 $571
All Weather 18 26 1.44 7 6 3 26.92% 61.54% $89,353 $3,437 $4,964
Total 22 42 1.91 9 7 5 21.43% 50% $126,432 $3,010 $5,747
  
Graded Stakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
Black-type Stakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
Two-year-olds 3 5 1.67 1 1 0 20% 40% $10,871 $2,174 $3,624
Claiming 6 11 1.83 2 2 0 18.18% 36.36% $15,180 $1,380 $2,530
First-time starters 4 4 1 0 0 25% 25% $13,648 $3,412 $3,412
Category Starters Starts Starts/Starter 1st 2nd 3rd Win % % 1st, 2nd or 3rd Earned Avg Earnings per Start Avg Earnings Per Starter
Dirt 5 13 2.6 1 0 3 7.69% 30.77% $45,175 $3,475 $9,035
Turf 1 1 1 0 0 0 0% 0% $630 $630 $630
All Weather 8 14 1.75 1 5 2 7.14% 57.14% $25,623 $1,830 $3,203
Total 10 28 2.8 2 5 5 7.14% 42.86% $71,428 $2,551 $7,143
  
Graded Stakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
Black-type Stakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
Two-year-olds 2 6 3 1 2 1 16.67% 66.67% $14,155 $2,359 $7,078
Claiming 3 6 2 0 1 2 0% 50% $8,100 $1,350 $2,700
First-time starters 4 4 0 1 0 0% 25% $5,047 $1,262 $1,262
Category Starters Starts Starts/Starter 1st 2nd 3rd Win % % 1st, 2nd or 3rd Earned Avg Earnings per Start Avg Earnings Per Starter
Dirt 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
Turf 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
All Weather 2 3 1.5 0 0 0 0% 0% $1,070 $357 $535
Total 2 3 1.5 0 0 0 0% 0% $1,070 $357 $535
  
Graded Stakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
Black-type Stakes 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
Two-year-olds 1 1 1 0 0 0 0% 0% $70 $70 $70
Claiming 0 0 0 0 0 0 0% 0% $0 $0 $0
First-time starters 1 1 0 0 0 0% 0% $70 $70 $70
Name: Stephen S. Lyster
Address:
221 Gayland Dr
Midway, KY  40347
Phone: (859) 948-2971
Email: Lysterracing@gmail.com
Website: http://www.StephenLysterRacing.com
Trainer Bio

     Son of trainer R. Warren Lyster,  Stephen began working in his fathers stable and broodmare farm since he could walk. While going to college he managed his family farm of 50+ thoroughbreds and sales operation at every major auction on the east coast. Eager to get back to the race track, Stephen took out his trainers licenses at age 24. Saddles his first winner June 11, 2011 in a Maiden Special Weight at Churchill Downs. Currently overseeing all aspects of the business, keeping stables in Kentucky, New York, Florida, and ships all over the country to race.  
     Among his most successful horses, Stephen began In Lingerie's career with a 6 1/4 victory at first asking. My Perfect Ten, his first stake winner in July 6th, 2013. 
     Stephen believes in being an active advocate of the sport, he currently serves on the Board of Directors for the KTA/KTOB.

Locations Manager on location Email Phone Day Rate # of horses trained
Keeneland 25
Churchill Downs
Tampa Bay Downs 14
Belmont Park 10
Delaware Park
What's your normal use of veterinary services to manage horses on a day-today basis:
  • Aggressive ($700+ month/horse)
  • Moderate ($300 - $600 month/horse)
  • Occasional (less than $300 month/horse)
Other than day rate, does your billing include charges for:
  • Veterinary
  • Blacksmith
  • Vanning
  • Travel
  • Other
How often do you communicate with Owners:
  • Daily
  • 2-3 times a week
  • Once a week
  • As needed

Top 10 Winning Horses - Past 12 months

Horse Sex Current Earnings Best Win Race Class Best Win Stake
Straitouttapopcorn Filly $52,610 Winner
Twin Channel Filly $46,065 Winner
Eqho Filly $20,440 Winner
Power Source Gelding $20,350 Winner
Getyourmindright Colt $19,810 Winner
Bourbon Girl Filly $15,360 Winner
Lake Girl Filly $12,564 Winner
First Kiss Filly $11,100 Winner
Sunday Scaries Gelding $9,322 Winner
Horse Sex Earnings Best Race Class Best Stake
My Perfect Ten Filly $33,128 Stakes winner Ellis Park Turf S.
Live in Joy Colt $55,191 Stakes placed
Eqho Filly $130,588 Winner
Umami Filly $73,885 Winner
Approvethismessage Gelding $73,090 Winner
Hebe's Victory Filly $71,124 Winner
Appealing Way Filly $66,098 Winner
Straitouttapopcorn Filly $62,586 Winner
Twin Channel Filly $60,340 Winner
Knight of Valor Gelding $60,150 Winner
Individual Ratings
Submitted by: Curtis Spencer
Sunday March 30, 2014
Overall Experience:
5

Communication:
5

Integrity:
5

Professionalism:
5

Availability:
5

Billing:
5

Staff:
5

Horse Trained: Live in Joy, Midnite Poppa, Balance the Budget


Submitted by: mudduck
Friday December 28, 2012
Overall Experience:
5

Communication:
4

Integrity:
5

Professionalism:
5

Availability:
4

Billing:
4

Staff:
4

Horse Trained: Majestique


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