Gold rush: how mr. Prospector became racing' s billion dollar sire by avalyn hunter starting at $ 4. Gold rush: how mr. Prospector became racing' s billion dollar sire has 1 available editions to buy at half price books marketplace. He began his stud career in florida, but mr. Prospector’ s mr prospector book move to claiborne farm in 1980 was significant enough to mr prospector book be included in the book horse racing’ s top 100 moments. The relocation “ created an opportunity as big as mr prospector book the equine gene pool.
Claiborne already had access to some of the country’ s best broodmares. Prospector- line stallions. Honor code himself is a variation on this pattern. Though he mr prospector book is out of a storm cat mare, his second dam, serena’ s tune, is a stakes- winning daughter of mr. Prospector will be in the 4th generation of every offspring of honor code through serena’ s tune, which is far enough back in the. The seattle slew inbreeding 5sx4dx5d to that mr prospector book of mr prospector 5sx6d being that that come from same maternal, namely myrtlewood/ frizette ( usa) – as the american born, female family 13c. Accessing those mr prospector book frizette traits/ strains, make for a very compact homozygous pedigree. Sire of sires: mr. Prospector the legacy of mr. Prospector lives on and should continue to thrive thanks to the success of such top sons as afleet, forty niner, and kingmambo, along with grandsons distorted humor, thunder gulch, and elusive quality dell hancock photo.
Prospector became racing' s billion dollar sire on amazon. * free* shipping on qualifying offers. Prospector showed early brilliance as a speedster on the racetrack, but nothing could have prepared the horse racing world for the spectacular progenitor he would become. I was excited to see a book finally came out about mr. If any horse ever deserved to be the star of a hardback non- fiction book, it' s him. In my mind, he was the second most influential thoroughbred stallion in the latter half of the twentieth century ( and the first decade of the 21st. Prospector has been a sensational sire and the strongest challenger to northern dancer’ s crown as king of the sires.
A king in his own right, some turf enthusiasts argue that mr. Prospector has surpassed northern dancer, and in some aspects he has, even though his 15. 2% stakes winners from named foals and fewer champions are lower totals. Experienced book seller ~ fast, secure shipping in a bubble mailer or priority mail packaging. By the time of his death at mr prospector book age mr prospector book 29 in 1999, mr. Prospector had led the u. Sire list twice ( with his sons and daughters earning more than $ 16 million) and had led the broodmare sire list twice. He has since led the broodmare sire list seven more times. Here' s a suggestion, can we remove the comment abuot his triple crown winners in the opening paragraph, since below we mr prospector book list his descendants that have won triple crown races? We can see that pegasus won the ky derby, mr prospector book but there were horses before him that won the ky derby that came from mr. Find helpful customer reviews and review ratings mr prospector book for gold rush: how mr.
Prospector became racing' s billion dollar sire at amazon. Read honest and unbiased product reviews from our users. Prospector sire line has been an american institution since his first runners hit the races in 1978. Those descending from his son gone west have remained relatively true to mr.
Article by jeff scott: mr prospector book when thunder gulch won the 1995 kentucky derby at 24- 1, he generated the biggest derby win payout in 28 years. Needless to say, the grandson of mr. Prospector – who earlier had won the florida derby and fountain of youth – did not offer that kind mr prospector book of value again. Pedigree for mr prospector, photos and offspring from the all breed horse pedigree database. Secret prospector ( mr prospector- secret asset) secret prospector, who boosted one of the best pedigrees in the stud book, was a mr prospector book very close relative of champions rhythm and woodman ( a subsequent sire of over 100 stakes winners), as well as not for love ( broodmare sire of us horse of the year california chrome). Com: gold rush: how mr. Prospector became racing' s billion dollar sireby avalyn hunter and a great selection of similar new, used and collectible books available now at great prices. Explore kunama1960' s board " mr. Prospector ii", followed by 480 people on pinterest. See more ideas about horses, thoroughbred and horse racing.
Welcome to equibase. Com, your official source for horse racing results, mobile racing data, statistics as well as all other mr prospector book horse racing and thoroughbred racing information. Early success at stud sent mr. Prospector to kentucky, where he mr prospector book stood the rest of his long life, including covering his final book of mares at age 29, at historic claiborne farm. Prospector sons fappiano, principally through unbridled, and smart strike, principally through curlin, are having a significant effect on classic racing. Prospector' s dominance in the belmont. Prospector' s great strength as a sire was the ability to blend his own unquestioned speed with the best qualities of his mates, and this. I will then cross out your name from mr prospector book the top and replace it with the name of a member. Lastly, i will slip it into the pile of requests that are read out by the chairman of claret club for committee members to discuss and advise. I will mr prospector book then transcribe both the question and the answer for you here on mr prospector’ s lovely shipping resource page.
This book by the nobel prize winner j m g le clézio mr prospector book is suffused with a combination of magic and a gentle irony. It begins with one of the most mr prospector book luminous childhoods imaginable, with young alexis l' étang and his sister laure growing up in a remote corner of mauritius with their dreamer of a father and their gentle mother. Prospector line had an enriching and enlightening weekend around the world. Successes came for grandson curlin ( by smart strike) with exaggerator ( grade 1 haskell), stellar wind ( g1. Prospector became racing' s billion- dollar sire recounts mr. Prospector' s journey through the highs and lows of his racing career and through a stud career that saw him become mr prospector book the most valuable american stallion of his time and a great sire of sires. Students of racing and breeding history will also appreciate the book' s. Prospector' s 6- furlong track record at gulfstream park was not equaled until 1993, when his great- grandson artax won the breeders' cup sprint ( usa- i) in 1: 07. Gulfstream park hosts the mr. Prospector stakes, a grade iii sprint over 6 furlongs on dirt for ages 3 and up. Prospector became racing' s billion dollar sire by avalyn hunter starting at $ 2.
Thoroughbred pedigree for mr prospector, progeny, and female family reports from the thoroughbred horse pedigree query. The northern dancer- mr. Prospector cross is so widely dispersed among quality thoroughbreds that it is difficult to find pedigrees without it, and the coming trend is repetition of the nick. Fertility mr prospector book rate: this is worked out as the total number of foals ( live, dead or slipped) as a percentage of mr prospector book total mares covered less exported, not returned, dead or mr prospector book indeterminate results. Prospector' s 21 year old grandson, knight villain ( knigh. T x what' s the verdict) living it up in georgia. He won close to $ 300k during his career. Great horse with an incredible heart and mind. Prospector ( janu – j) was a thoroughbred racehorse who became an outstanding breeding stallion and notable sire of sires. A sprinter whose career was cut short by repeated injuries, he won seven of his 14 starts, including the gravesend handicap at aqueduct racetrack and the whirlaway handicap at garden state park. Nearly half the kentucky derby field is racing against a half- brother and if the horse in the next stall isn’ t a half- brother, he’ s definitely some kind of cousin.
That` s why in three day eventing, another “ hard” sport, mr prospector book there have been plenty of sound mr. Prospector line horses. They run, that` s true, but not at over 1, 000 meters a minute, on ankles and knees that are still not fully formed. So just because you see raise a native or mr. “ p” in your horse` s pedigree, don` t assume an imminent breakdown.
Welcome friends of the library! We can help you sell mr prospector book your books by allowing mr prospector book us to buy as many as we can! We usually pay a considerable amount more than you would normally receive for the item. The long shadows of northern dancer and mr prospector are so pervasive that the only deviation from these taproot sires for this incoming group of 13 standout stallions standing their first season is found in mr prospector book japan, where hail to reason and son halo live on through the massive influence of sunday silence. Prospector horse page with past performances, results, pedigree, photos and videos. Prospector horse rating and status. See who is a fan of mr prospector book mr. Prospector appearing 3× 3 in the pedigree of lord mr prospector book nelson, we would tend to look for broodmare sires by sons or grandsons of mr. The unbridled branch of mr. Prospector has done well under pulpit, with grade 1 winners out of mares by unbridled himself and unbridled’ s song, and a stakes winner out of a mare by empire maker.