This young colt was bought by the Stable.ca at a recent auction. I had been watching the auction and liked what I saw during the sale. As soon as I heard that the Stable.ca was the one that had bought him, I let them know I wanted a share. He is a yearling which means he will shortly start his training and hopefully will be racing next summer. the information below is copied from the sale catalog.
Hip No. 171 5P149
Half-brother to Ifhallscouldtalk 3,1:55.2s ($331,051), Letsjustalkaboutme 4,1:56.1s ($56,338), Yackety Yak 3,1:56.4f ($55,066).
Out of a dam of winners of $442,455.
Out of a half-sister to Armbro Marshall 3,1:55.1s ($947,288), Armbro Rustler 5,2:00.1f, Armbro Prevail 3,2:01.1h ($14,706).
Out of a daughter of Armbro Hilary 3,1:57 ($128,699), dam of winners of $967,847.
Out of a granddaughter of Delmegan 4,TT1:55.3 ($469,593), dam of winners of $890,629.
Trotter bay horse, foaled January 20, 2016. Standard and registered.
BY YANKEE GLIDE 3,1:55.1 by Valley Victory 3,1:55.3
1st dam ARMBRO TALK, dam of Ifhallscouldtalk 3,1:55.2s ($331,051), Letsjustalkaboutme 4,1:56.1s ($56,338), Yackety Yak 3,1:56.4f ($55,066), etc., by S J’S PHOTO 5,1:53
2nd dam ARMBRO HILARY 3,1:57, dam of Armbro Marshall 3,1:55.1s ($947,288), Armbro Rustler 5,2:00.1f, Armbro Prevail 3,2:01.1h ($14,706), etc., by SPEEDY CROWN 3,1:57.1
3rd dam DELMEGAN 4,TT1:55.3, dam of Armbro Temple 3,1:54 ($406,901), Armbro Variable 7,1:55.1 ($117,650), Armbro Garnsey 3,1:55.4 ($34,838), Armbro Hilary 3,1:57 ($128,699), Armbro Megan 3,1:59q ($122,824), Armbro Frilly 4,1:59.3f ($66,491), Armbro Invasion 3,Q2:03.1 ($13,226), etc., by SUPER BOWL 3,1:56.2
January foal from good mare.
When you are buying a yearly you really only have two clues to go for. Their confirmation which is how they look/how the body is configured. the second is the family tree. The pedigree shown below is his. While I generally know pacers better than trotters, there are names in his pedigree that i know well. Overall I am very impressed with the potential of this horse.
Drones and a WIN, what a great way to start a week. I am really happy the way the “Charles Davis Stable” is coming along. Granted my “stable” is made up of horses that I only own 1% of, but…