Over 60 Adena Springs North-sired yearlings are being offered at the 2015 Canadian Thoroughbred......
Over 60 Adena Springs North-sired yearlings are being offered at the 2015 Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society (CTHS) September yearling sale.
The year’s auction will be held on September 8 at Woodbine.
Among recent CTHS September grads are 2014 Queen’s Plate heroine and Canadian Horse of the Year Lexie Lou (by Sligo Bay) and Giant Gizmo’s 2015 Bison City Stakes winner Brooklynsway, who was also a Sovereign Award finalist at two.
Among this year’s promising Gizmo Gizmo yearlings are:
Hip #17 (consigned by Buttigieg Training Centre, Agent) Hails from a deep Pin Oak Stud family and is out of an Artie Schiller half-sister to multiple graded winner Radial Riley
Hip #112 (Ace Racing Stable & Rijack Farm) A full sister to the highly promising Ruth Less Blue, runner up in the recent Clarendon Stakes in her racing debut,
Hip # 257 (Northern Dawn (Sherry McLean), Agent) Out of a multiple stakes-producing Bold Executive daughter. Giant Gizmo has sired the stakes winner Spin the King out of a mare by that sire.
Giant Gizmo is Canada’s leading young sire and ranks #1 by ‘A Runner Index’
Canada’s #1 sire by lifetime AEI, Silent Name, has 35 yearlings on offer including:
Hip #23 (Ballycroy Training Centre) Out of a stakes-winning granddaughter of Seattle Slew. Silent Name is the sire of G2SW/Breeders’ Cup Mile-placed Silentio & SW Silent Serenity with Seattle Slew-line dams.
Hip #34 (Ballycroy Training Centre, Agent) Out of a Dixie Union granddaughter of Grade 2 winner Kathie’s Colleen, better known as the dam of Canadian Triple Crown hero Wando.
Hip #191 (Michael C. Byrne, Agent) Out of the Danzig granddaughter San Nicola Knight, a half sister to a pair of stakes winners, including Silent Name’s multiple stakes winner San Nicola Thunder.
Hip #288 (Cara Bloodstock (Bernard McCormack), Agent) The first foal out of Bent Creek, a multiple stakes winner of over $600,000.
Hip #293 (Woodland (Gail Woods), Agent) Out of a half-sister to Queen’s Plate winner Edenwold.
No Ontario stallion has more lifetime stakes winners than two-time champion sire Milwaukee Brew. Among the promising Milwaukee Brew yearlings in this year’s sale:
Hip # 153 (Hill ‘N’ Dale Sales Agency, Agent) A half-sister to Bison City Stakes heroine Nicki Knew, herself the dam of stakes winner Imperial Dream.
Hip #184 (Northern Dawn (Sherry McLean), Agent) Out of multiple stakes winner Royal Dalliance ($603,898) a granddaughter of Deputy Minister. Milwaukee Brew is the sire of six stakes winners with Deputy Minister-line mares, including Woodbine Oaks winner Milwaukee Appeal.
Hip #190 (Michael C. Byrne, Agent) Out of the multiple stakes producer San Nicola Flyer.
Buyers looking for the next Lexie Lou have a pair of Sligo Bays to choose from; Hip #91 & Hip #93.
There are also exciting yearlings by:
North Light, North America’s leading sire of Danehill (Hips #90 & #94)
The Storm Cat graded stakes winner Plan (Hips #146 & #177)
El Prado’s unbeaten son Singing Saint (Hips #55, #152 & #272)
Wilko, Breeders’ Cup Juvenile winner by Awesome Again and Canada’s leading sire of graded winners over the past year (Hips #145, #154 & #294)
The full CTHS September catalog can be viewed here.