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Tres Seis Nueve

Tres Seis – Ya Ya Sisterhood, by Chicks Beduino

TRES SEIS NUEVE-webRuidoso Downs, NM – August 15, 2013 – Tres Seis Nueve, a winning and graded stakes placed son of 2001 AQHA champion 2-year-old colt Tres Seis, will stand the 2014 season at Kim Saunders’ Sierra Blanca Equine near Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico.

Racing for Valle Guadiana Corporation and trained by Juan M. Gonzalez, Tres Seis Nueve earned $170,755 from 20 starts, all in New Mexico. The 4-year-old colt ran second in last year’s 440-yard, $197,683 Hobbs America Derby (G3) at Zia Park and 400-yard, $126,513 Sunland Park Winter Derby (G2) at Sunland Park.

Tres Seis Nueve was also a finalist in this year’s 400-yard, $95,423 West Texas Maturity (G2) at Sunland Park, and last year’s 440-yard, $903,774 Rainbow Derby (G1) at Ruidoso Downs.

Tres Seis Nueve’s dam, the winning Chicks Beduino mare Ya Ya Sisterhood, was a finalist in the 2004 Sunland Park Fall Futurity (G2). The stallion traces back to his fourth dam, two-time AQHA champion aged mare Denim N Diamonds.

Fee: $2,000 / Considerations & Eligibilities / Property of: Valle Guadiana Corp


First Down Dash – Runaway Vike, by Runaway Winner


2nd Place finisher 2012 RUIDOSO DERBY-G1 (SI 90)

The son of all-time leading sire First Down Dash won or placed in 5 of 7 lifetime starts while earning $142,012. In his final start, Dashing Vike was second by a
neck in the G1 $679,207 Ruidoso Derby on June 9, 2012.

John Andreini bred the sorrel stallion in California from the Runaway Winner mare Runaway Vike, dam of 10 ROM winners. Dashing Vike is a full brother to G1 winner and leading second year sire Volcom ($430,433), stakes-placed Ja Call Collect ($47,868) and stakes-placed and G1 finalist Hi Tori ($40,326).

The second dam is Remington Park Championship G1 winner Miss Racy Vike ($263,661), by Racin Free. She is the dam of 18 ROM including AQHA. Racing champion 3-year-old filly Miss Racy Jess ($485,113), RG2 winner Miss Racy Eyes ($133,195), etc. Retired early due to injury.

By Michael Cusortelli – Jan. 10, 2013 – Dashing Vike, a graded stakes placed son of all-time leading sire First Down Dash and Runaway Vike standing at Kim Saunders’ Sierra Blanca Equine at Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico, is one of seven nominees for 2012 AQHA champion 3-year-old colt honors.

Property of Gary Thompson

Fee $1,000 / Considerations & Eligibilities


Jesse James Jr – Shes So Blazin, by Chicks a Blazin

Osbaldo - The Tecate Zoom Zoom Zoom - 09-28-13 - R10 - ALB - Finish

Homebred Osbaldo stopped the timer in :11.756, winning the
2013 Tecate Zoom Zoom Zoom Stakes at The Downs at Albuquerque, breaking the previous
220-yard track record of :11.839, earning a 109 speed index!

Winner of the New Mexican Spring Futurity [R]-G2,
New Mexico Breeders’ Futurity [R]-G2, etc. – Earned $302,019
Fee: $1000 / Considerations – Owner K&S Stallion

By the AMAZING JESSE JAMES JR with $3.9M in progeny earnings!

Fee: $2,000 – $1,500 if paid by January 1 / Considerations & Eligibilities / Huboldo SolisOwner


Cimarron Secret x Looking Better by Vicksburg


The sprinting son of champion sire Cimarron Secret won 18 times, 2nd 8 times and once 3rd in 36 starts with career earnings of $553,456.

Winning the Bob Umphrey Turf Sprint Championship, Turf Dash Stakes-twice, Super Stakes, Pelican Stakes, Honor The Hero Turf Express Stakes-twice and Minnesota H.B.P.A. Sprint Stakes. Lookinforthesecret was second in the Claiming Crown Rapid Transit Stakes, Hilton Garden Inn Sprint Stakes and Free Press Stakes.

RACE RECORD for Lookinforthesecret-TB. In TB races: At 2, unraced; at 3, two wins, once 2nd in 3 starts; at 4, two wins, once 2nd, once 3rd; at 5, eight wins (Turf Dash S. (TAM, $42,500), Honor the Hero Turf Express S. (CBY, $27,000), Minnesota H. B. P. A. Sprint S. (CBY, $27,000)), 4 times 2nd (Hilton Garden Inn Sprint S. (TAM, $10,000), Claiming Crown Rapid Transit S.[N]) in 13 starts; at 6, six wins (Bob Umphrey Turf Sprint Championship H. [L] (CRC, $120,000), etc. Totals: 18 wins (3), 8 times 2nd (2), once 3rd in 36 starts. Earned $553,456(USA) ($543,740, $10,000(CAN)). Last raced in 2008.

His dam is the multiple stakes producing Vicksburg (TB) mare Looking Better, dam of 100% winner from starters. She is also the dam of stakes-placed Best Westerner, a full brother to Lookinforthesecret. The second dam is half sister to Grade 1 Mother Goose Stakes winner Bushfire ($802,507) and stakes winners Maracaibo ($222,924), Frosty’s Girl ($157,701), Frosty’s On Track ($111,890), etc.

Owned by Reliance Ranches, LLC / fee $1,500 / Considerations & Eligibilities


Corona Cartel x See Me Do It x On A High


 This young stallion is out of the World Champion QH and two time Racing Champion Filly,
See Me Do It: Winner of Champion of Champions, All American Derby,
Rainbow Derby, and more, with lifetime race winnings of over $900,000.

His sire is the great Corona Cartel, who needs no introduction.

Owned by Celina Molina /  fee $1,000 / Considerations & Eligibilities


By Stakes Producing Sire Thunderello $5.5M earnings – Reefside by Dynafomer


Earned $760,841 1st Santa Anita Strub Stakes [G2] 1st Hollywood Park: American H. [G2]
1st Lone Star Park Texas Mile Stakes [G3] 1st Santa Anita: Sir Beaufort Stakes [G3]
1st Hollywood Park: American Handicap [G2]

Property of Gary Thompson

Fee $1,000 / Considerations & Eligibilities / Breeding contracts

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