Appealing Skier to Hanson's Thoroughbreds in Minnesota
Appealing Skier, a three-time grade II-winning sprinter/miler, has been moved to Henry Hanson's Hanson's Thoroughbreds near Adrian, Minn., where he will stand for $1,850.A 13-year-old son of Baldski, Appealing Skier has sired nine runners that have won or placed in stakes. His five stakes winners include graded winner Chispiski and 2006 added-money winner Innocent Appeal. He has progeny earnings of $5.6 million.Appealing Skier, who is out of the Valid Appeal mare Jealous Appeal, scored grade II wins in the Kentucky Cup Sprint, Withers, and Hutcheson Stakes on the way to earning $579,610. A half-brother to successful young sire Trippi , he formerly stood at Pin Oak Lane Farm near New Freedom, Pa.