Final Furlong Forum
Final Furlong
Mar. 21, 2022 12:56pm

Author Topic: How'd You Do 2015  (Read 3739 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline Equestriana

  • Beta Testers
  • Owner
  • *
  • Posts: 913
    • View Profile
  • Stable Name: Semiahmoo Stables
Re: How'd You Do 2015
« Reply #15 on: September 14, 2011, 10:59:35 pm »
Well... I bought more then planned.. hah! I wasn't really looking for anything but I guess thats how it goes. I ended up taking 6 horses home with a total purchase price of $388,000.

My most expensive purchase was the broodmare Ch. A.P. Dreamin' for $150,000. She's by A.P. Indy (S) and out of Outtamywaysir (S). I don't have any A.P. Indy broodmares so I figured he would be a nice line to introduce to my string. She's also bred to Gimme A Shot who was retired. So, i'm introducing new lines to my stable and got one of the last breedings to Gimme A Shot.

Diamonds In Air was a $50,000 purchase. He is an unraced 2yo by The Black (S) and out of Ch. Atsa Pretty Muffin. His dam is unproven as a broodmare but I'm a fan of The Black. I'm sure he'll earn his keep on the track.

Approved Rumor was a $75,500 purchase. He is also an unraced 2yo by Ch. Rumor Has It (B). The main reason I got him was because of his dam GCh. Approved Space. She had a great track career, hopefully my boy can follow suite.

Rose of Portland was a $40,500 purchase. She's another 2yo by Ch. Moonopoly (B). Another 2yo with a nice dam (reason for purchase!). Her dam is GCh. Studly Lady, another nice runner. She was also a fairly low purchase price :)

Next up is the yearling Alluring Girl who was a $52,000 purchase. She's by WCh. Highland Bandit (S) (Who i'm a fan of who is now retired ;) ) and out of Ch. Pirate's Revenge (S). Her dam has 2  horses running at the moment, one of which is SP. I quite like this fillies lines.

Last up is Hazari, another yearling. I got her for a suprisingly low $20,000. She's by WCh. As You Wish (B) who I think will have foals that mature a little later, hence the bronze waiting. Her dam though is Ch. Home Fries (G). Home Fries has some awesome foals including 3 MSW, 1 SW and 1 SP. I'm stoked I got this filly for 20,000 and excited to run her!
Kim - Semiahmoo Stables
Proudly Offered at Stud
ICh. What's Your Point - Multi-Stake Winner, Multi-Stake Placed, Multi-Millionaire, Gold Rated
WCh. I'm Your Angel - Multi-Stake Winner, Multi-Stake Placed, Multi-Millionaire, Silver Rated
GCh. Ace Of Hearts - Multi-Stake Winner, Multi-Stake Placed, Millionaire
NCh. Sunday Paper - Multi-Stake Winner, Multi-Stake Placed, Multi-Millionaire

Offline Andy

  • Beta Testers
  • Exercise Rider
  • *
  • Posts: 195
    • View Profile
  • Stable Name: Gintara Lodge
Re: How'd You Do 2015
« Reply #16 on: September 15, 2011, 10:39:51 am »
Like everyone else it's hard not to spend too much, had the cheque book out for a tick under $1.5 mill  ::)

Took home 9, ranging from weanlings, 2 year olds, racing stock (view to breed) and a couple of broodmares for good measure  8)
Once is a mistake, twice is stupidity!


  • Guest
Re: How'd You Do 2015
« Reply #17 on: September 15, 2011, 01:49:23 pm »
Hey all!

I've been a bit MIA, and this may have been the only time in history that I've *sold* horses the Select Sale as opposed to buy myself out of barn and home...:P  But! I wanted to congratulate Mayfair on their Must Be Magic colt and Oakwood on their purchase of Betrothed and Corporate Card! :)  Good luck!


  • Guest
Re: How'd You Do 2015
« Reply #18 on: September 16, 2011, 07:33:35 pm »
Not to sound like Barry off of Storage Wars, but I forgot the auction started last weekend ;(

What happens when life and two jobs get in the way, but I saved money and still have a HUGE stable full of ponies anyways.

Offline CricketHill

  • Beta Testers
  • Race Winner
  • *
  • Posts: 2,197
  • Cricket Hill: Established 2006
    • View Profile
  • Stable Name: Cricket Hill
Re: How'd You Do 2015
« Reply #19 on: September 17, 2011, 02:32:44 pm »
Lindsay, if it's any comfort...some of my best ponies have come out of the foal auction for mad cheap. ;-)

Offline imagine

  • Beta Testers
  • Race Winner
  • *
  • Posts: 2,834
  • Anything is possible with a willing heart.
    • View Profile
  • Stable Name: Generous Bloodstock
Re: How'd You Do 2015
« Reply #20 on: September 17, 2011, 09:20:20 pm »
Added two more to our haul  ::)

Couldn't resist Black Run, a 10yo daughter of The Black. She's unraced but has a silver ranking from two runners.

Also got Sunk My Battleship a weanlings son of Strike It Rich who should be fun to play with.
Emma @ Generous Bloodstock
Anything is possible with a willing heart

Standing at stud in 2020:
NCh Golden Text, ICh Quarren, WCh Sionnach, NCh Lasting Spirit, GCh Mantle of Power