Mark Brown, being a life-long horseman, has been involved with every aspect of the Equine industry. Raised on the the historic Castleton Farm in Lexington KY, and Blue Chip Farm in NY, he’s worked with some of the greatest horses, horsemen and veterinarians of the Thoroughbred, Standardbred, and hunter/jumper industries. He has extensive knowledge in all aspects of breeding, foaling, and specializes in colts & stallions as well as mare & foal management. During his time at Blue Chip, he managed all aspects of the day to day operations, from reproduction to management. Mark also served on the Commonwealth of Virginia Racing Commission. Christine and Mark have known each other for almost 40 years, as Mark managed her family’s broodmares, while apprenticing under his father, William S. Brown. His father was the first ever inducted into the Harness Horse Hall of Fame as a farm manager, managing both Castleton and Blue Chip Farms.