Optimizer

English Channel - Indy Pick, by A.P. Indy

2009, b, 16 hands, entered stud 2017

MULTIPLE GRADED STAKES WINNER
Graded Stakes Placed on the Dirt
Only Horse in 2012 to compete in
all Three Legs of the Triple Crown

2020 FEE: $5,000 Live Foal / Stands & Nurses

Standing at Calumet Farm, Lexington, KY

Tools and Resources

Leading Runners Worldwide

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Up to 10 runners are listed in each category: Lifetime Earnings, Current Year Earnings, and Class Performance Index (CPI). Lifetime Earnings and Current Year Earnings include Northern Hemisphere winnings. CPI is the average earnings per start for an individual runner divided by the average earnings per start for all horses of the same crop and gender that raced in the same country for a given year.

Lifetime Top Performers

Name Record Earnings Best

Class Performance Index

Name CPI Best

Optimizer's Northern Hemisphere Rankings

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Stallions whose progeny performance statistics make them the top 100 sires nationally or among the top 25 leadings sires in a given state are listed with runners, winners, stakes winners, stakes wins, graded stakes winners, grade I stakes winners, chief earner, and aggregate earnings identified for the current year. The same data for the previous year is also presented if the sire met the ranking thresholds. All data except stakes and graded stakes represents Northern Hemisphere data; stakes information is worldwide.
  Rankings Rnrs Wnrs SWs SWins GSWs G1SWs Chief Earner Earnings
2020 4 0 0 0 0 0 Hesalittle Shady ($3,442) $5,764

Auction Results (N. Hemisphere only)

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Summary sales results include the subject stallion's progeny and covered mares for the current year to date and the past year; data include results of all significant sales in the Northern Hemisphere. Information is updated daily and reflects official results as recorded by The Jockey Club Information Services; records of sales outside of North America may be delayed and will appear only when recorded officially. Below the summary results are links to worldwide hip-by-hip results for the major sales during the current year and two previous years. An online database with access to more detailed searches is available at www.bloodhorse.com/auctions-tool/. Recent Results Displays hip-by-hip sales results for the subject stallion's progeny and covered mares from the past two months; data include results of all sales in Northern Hemisphere. Information is updated daily and reflects official results as recorded by The Jockey Club Information Services; records of sales outside of North America may be delayed.
2020 2019
Covering Sire Weanlings Yearlings 2-Y-Os Covering Sire Weanlings Yearlings 2-Y-Os
Number Sold 0 0 2 4 2 2 11 0
Total Average $0 $0 $95,600 $10,625 $1,500 $1,100 $4,691 $0
Total Median $0 $0 $95,600 $12,000 $1,500 $1,100 $4,000 $0
Colt Average n/a $0 (0) $0 (0) $10,167 (3) n/a $1,100 (2) $3,967 (6) $0 (0)
Filly Average n/a $0 (0) $95,600 (2) $12,000 (1) n/a $0 (0) $5,560 (5) $0 (0)

Optimizer's Complete Worldwide Auction Results

Current Sales Results

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Current Sales Results include the subject stallion's progeny and covered mares sold at public auction in Northern Hemisphere for the last 30 days. Information is updated daily and reflects official results as recorded by The Jockey Club Information Services; records of sales outside of North America may be delayed and will appear only when recorded officially.

Keeneland 2020 September Yearling Sale

(9/13/2020 - 9/28/2020 )

Top Weanling, Yearling, and Two-Year Olds by Optimizer

Hip # Horse Name (YOB) Sex Type Dam, YOB Consignor Buyer Price (RNA)
426 UNNAMED, 2019 F Y Sweeter Still (IRE)*, 2005 Hunter Valley Farm Capital System Co. $190,000

Optimizer's Complete Worldwide Auction Results

Upcoming Sales Entries

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North American auction listings are included for the progeny and covered mares of all featured stallions. Expand each sale by clicking the + symbol to the left of the sale name. Entries include hip number, name (when applicable), sex, year of birth, type [A=stallion; B=broodmare; C=stallion season; D=broodmare prospect; E=racing or broodmare prospect; F=racing or stallion prospect; G=stallion prospect; H=horse; I=racing prospect; S=stallion share; W=weanling; Y=yearling; 2 (or other numeral)=age of hip], sire, dam, broodmare sire, and consignor. Cover sire information is available for broodmares that have been bred by hovering the cursor over the “B” designation.

Ocala Breeders' Sales Co. 2020 Selected & Open Sale of Yearlings

Hip Name Sex YOB Type Sire Dam BroodmareSire Consignor
667 c 2019 Y Optimizer Colour the Wind Storm Cat Stuart Morris

Pedigree

Optimizer

B, 2009
33s, G3W
22 f, 0 SWrs
0.09 AEI, 8.9 AWD
English Channel
CH, 2002
24s, G1W
752 f, 52 SWrs
1.60 AEI, 9.96 AWD

Smart Strike
B, 1992
8s, G1W
1,545 f, 137 SWrs
2.10 AEI, 7.91 AWD
Mr. Prospector Raise a Native
Gold Digger
Classy 'n Smart Smarten
No Class
Belva
B, 1998
0s,
12 f, 7 r
3 Wnrs, 1 SWrs
Theatrical (IRE) Nureyev
Tree of Knowledge (IRE)
Committed Hagley
Minstinguette
Indy Pick
DK B/, 1998
6s, W
7 f, 6 r
3 Wnrs, 1 SWrs
A.P. Indy
DK B/, 1989
11s, G1W
1,184 f, 158 SWrs
2.87 AEI, 8.87 AWD
Seattle Slew Bold Reasoning
My Charmer
Weekend Surprise Secretariat
Lassie Dear
Fantastic Find
DK B/, 1986
14s, G1W
12 f, 10 r
9 Wnrs, 1 SWrs
Mr. Prospector Raise a Native
Gold Digger
Blitey Riva Ridge
Lady Pitt

Inbreeding

Mr. Prospector: 3S X 3D
Raise a Native: 4S X 4D
Gold Digger: 4S X 4D
Native Dancer: 5S X 5D
Raise You: 5S X 5D
Nashua: 5S X 5D
Sequence: 5S X 5D
Boldnesian: 5S X 5D

Race Record

What's This?
Sales results include the subject stallion's progeny and covered mares for the current year to date and the past year; data include results of all sales in Northern Hemisphere. Information is updated daily and reflects official results as recorded by The Jockey Club Information Services; records of sales outside of North America may be delayed and will appear only when recorded officially.
Age Starts 1st (SW) 2nd (SP) 3rd (SP) Earned
2 5 1 1 ( 1 ) 1 ( 1 ) $108,975
3 14 2 ( 1 ) 1 ( 1 ) 1 ( 1 ) $352,967
4 9 2 ( 2 ) 2 ( 2 ) 1 ( 1 ) $454,805
5 4 0 1 ( 1 ) 0 $57,542
6 1 0 0 0 $5,000
Totals 33 5 5 3 $979,289

Won at 2

  • A maiden special weight race at Saratoga

    (8.5f, T, defeating Longwood Lane, Two Months Rent, Coach Royal, Takemebaktoartemus, Seve, Ur, Sabercat, Winston C, Gavett).

2nd at 2

  • With Anticipation S. (gr. II) at Saratoga

    (8.5f, T, to State of Play, defeating Dullahan, Knock Rock, Splendiferous, Captain Webb, Fox Rules, Sportswriter, Two Months Rent).

3rd at 2

  • Dixiana Breeders' Futurity (gr. I) at Keeneland

    (8.5f, D, to Dullahan, Majestic City, defeating Take Charge Indy, Our Entourage, Shared Property, Gung Ho, Motor City, Personal Interest, Space Race, Musical Flair, Ancil, E Valentino).

Won at 3

  • Kent S. (gr. III) at Delaware Park

    (9f, T, defeating Excaper, Two Months Rent, Star Channel, Twilight Eclipse, Unbroken, Lucky Chappy (IRE), Cozzetti, Miami Cat, Corinthian's Jewel).
  • An allowance optional claiming race at Saratoga

    (9.5f, T, defeating Film Making, Arc Above, Villandry, Which Market, Animal Spirits, Alburj, Tiz Moe, Noll Wallop (IRE), Devon Rock).

2nd at 3

  • Rebel S. (gr. II) at Oaklawn Park

    (8.5f, D, to Secret Circle, defeating Scatman, Jake Mo, Cyber Secret, Najjaar, Adirondack King, Sabercat, Pee H Dee, Reckless Jerry, Atigun, Unbridled's Note).

3rd at 3

  • Hollywood Turf Cup S. (gr. II) at Betfair Hollywood Park

    (12f, T, to Grandeur (IRE), Interaction (ARG), defeating Slim Shadey (GB), Fire With Fire, Bourbon Bay, Tiz Gianni, Grassy, Kindergarden Kid, Private Affair (PER)).

Won at 4

  • Fair Grounds H. (gr. III) at Fair Grounds

    (abt 9f, T, defeating Bim Bam, Two Months Rent, Willcox Inn, Cavalero).
  • Colonel E.R. Bradley H. (gr. III) at Fair Grounds

    (abt 8.5f, T, defeating String King, Bim Bam, Unlatch, Trend, Strike Impact, Dubious Miss, Tetradrachm, James Street).

2nd at 4

  • Woodford Reserve Turf Classic S. (gr. I) at Churchill Downs

    (9f, T, to Wise Dan, defeating Middie, Silver Max, Bim Bam, Slim Shadey (GB), Jeranimo).
  • Woodford Reserve Manhattan H. (gr. I) at Belmont Park

    (10f, T, to Point of Entry, defeating Real Solution, Finnegans Wake, Twilight Eclipse, Plainview, Side Road, Bombaguia).

3rd at 4

  • Dixie S. (gr. II) at Pimlico

    (9f, T, to Skyring, Willcox Inn, defeating Howe Great, Two Months Rent, See Tobe, Doubles Partner, Swift Warrior, Forte Dei Marmi (GB), Imagining, Humble and Hungry).

2nd at 5

  • Bernard Baruch H. (gr. II) at Saratoga

    (8.5f, T, to Wise Dan, defeating Five Iron, Sayaad, Bio Pro, North Star Boy (IRE), Sky Blazer, Boisterous, Paris Vegas).

Farm Information

Calumet Farm

Inquiries to Bryna Reeves 706-825-3998. Calumet Farm 3301 Versailles Rd., Lexington, KY 40510,
Phone (859) 225-0446.

E-mail: Bryna@calumetfarm.com

Web Site: http://www.calumetfarm.com

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