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Candy Ride (ARG) - Quiet Giant, by Giant's Causeway

2013, ch, entered stud 2018

Horse of the Year
6x G1 Winner of $15,988,500
#1 First-Crop Weanling Sire
Leading First-Crop Sire KEEJAN

2020 FEE: $70,000 Stands & Nurses

Standing at Three Chimneys Farm, Midway, KY

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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 3 2 0 0 $66,920
3 9 4 ( 4 ) 2 ( 2 ) 2 ( 2 ) $1,970,880
4 6 5 ( 5 ) 1 ( 1 ) 0 $6,950,700
5 1 1 ( 1 ) 0 0 $7,000,000
Totals 19 12 3 2 $15,988,500

Won at 2

  • An allowance race at Keeneland

    (8.5f, D, defeating Uncle Jerry, Rafting, Bandwidth, One Fine Dream, Meeteetse Fly, Smart Moon, He's From Queens).
  • A maiden special weight race at Churchill Downs

    (8f, D, defeating Gametown, Gray Sky, Blame the Caddie, My Majestic Flight, Paschal, Hint of Roses, Arcus).

Won at 3

  • Clark H. (gr. I) at Churchill Downs

    (9f, D, defeating Breaking Lucky, Shaman Ghost, Hoppertunity, Hawaakom, Effinex, Noble Bird, Are You Kidding Me, Prayer for Relief, Mr. Z).
  • Twinspires.com Louisiana Derby (gr. II) at Fair Grounds

    (9f, D, defeating Tom's Ready, Dazzling Gem, Mo Tom, Forevamo, Candy My Boy, Greenpointcrusader, Conquest Windycity, Uncle Walter, Battery).
  • Veterans Ford Risen Star S. (gr. II) at Fair Grounds

    (8.5f, D, defeating Forevamo, Mo Tom, Candy My Boy, Zapperini, In Equality, Tom's Ready, Its All Relevant, Bistraya, Airoforce, Uncle Walter).
  • Matt Winn S. (gr. III) at Churchill Downs

    (8.5f, D, defeating Gray Sky, Texas Chrome, Virtual Machine, Yo Carm, Cutacorner).

2nd at 3

  • Las Vegas Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile (gr. I) at Santa Anita Park

    (8f, D, to Tamarkuz, defeating Accelerate, Dortmund, Tom's Ready, Point Piper, Vyjack, Runhappy, Texas Chrome).
  • Pennsylvania Derby (gr. II) at Parx Racing

    (9f, D, to Connect, defeating Wild About Deb, My Man Sam, Awesome Slew, Nyquist, Exaggerator, Cupid, Summer Revolution, Discreet Lover, Sunny Ridge, Hit It Once More).

3rd at 3

  • Kentucky Derby Presented by Yum! Brands (gr. I) at Churchill Downs

    (10f, D, to Nyquist, Exaggerator, defeating Mohaymen, Suddenbreakingnews, Destin, Brody's Cause, Mo Tom, Lani, Mor Spirit, My Man Sam, Tom's Ready, Creator, Outwork, Danzing Candy, Trojan Nation, Oscar Nominated, Majesto, Whitmore, Shagaf).
  • Travers S. (gr. I) at Saratoga

    (10f, D, to Arrogate, American Freedom, defeating Gift Box, Governor Malibu, Connect, Creator, My Man Sam, Destin, Forever d'Oro, Exaggerator, Laoban, Anaximandros).

Won at 4

  • Breeders' Cup Classic (gr. I) at Del Mar

    (10f, D, defeating Collected, West Coast, War Story, Arrogate, Gunnevera, Churchill (IRE), Mubtaahij (IRE), War Decree, Pavel, Win the Space).
  • Whitney S. (gr. I) at Saratoga

    (9f, D, defeating Keen Ice, Breaking Lucky, War Story, Discreet Lover, Tu Brutus (CHI), Cautious Giant).
  • Woodward S. Presented by NYRA Bets (gr. I) at Saratoga

    (9f, D, defeating Rally Cry, Neolithic, War Story, Discreet Lover).
  • Stephen Foster H. (gr. I) at Churchill Downs

    (9f, D, defeating Honorable Duty, Breaking Lucky, Hawaakom, Stanford, Texas Chrome, Mo Tom, Bird Song).
  • Razorback H. (gr. III) at Oaklawn Park

    (8.5f, D, defeating Hawaakom, Domain's Rap, Goats Town, Smack Smack, Blue Tone).

2nd at 4

  • Dubai World Cup Sponsored By Emirates Airline (gr. I) at Meydan Racecourse

    (10f, D, to Arrogate, defeating Neolithic, Mubtaahij (IRE), Awardee, Hoppertunity, Keen Ice, Lani, Apollo Kentucky, Move Up (GB), Long River, Special Fighter (IRE), Furia Cruzada (CHI), Gold Dream (JPN)).

Won at 5

  • Pegasus World Cup Invitational S. (gr. I) at Gulfstream Park

    (9f, D, defeating West Coast, Gunnevera, Fear the Cowboy, Seeking the Soul, Stellar Wind, Collected, Sharp Azteca, Giant Expectations, War Story, Singing Bullet, Toast of New York).

Pedigree

Gun Runner

CH, 2013
19s, G1W
14 f, 0 SWrs
8.83 AWD
Candy Ride (ARG)
B, 1999
6s, G1W
1,465 f, 92 SWrs
2.06 AEI, 8.23 AWD

Ride the Rails
DK B/, 1991
14s, BTW
755 f, 22 SWrs
1.28 AEI, 7.45 AWD
Cryptoclearance Fappiano
Naval Orange
Herbalesian Herbager
Alanesian
Candy Girl (ARG)
CH, 1990
0s,
12 f, 11 r
10 Wnrs, 3 SWrs
Candy Stripes Blushing Groom (FR)
Bubble Company (FR)
City Girl (ARG) Farnesio (ARG)
Cithara
Quiet Giant
B, 2007
14s, G2W
5 f, 4 r
3 Wnrs, 1 SWrs
Giant's Causeway
CH, 1997
15s, G1W
2,484 f, 194 SWrs
1.79 AEI, 8.15 AWD
Storm Cat Storm Bird
Terlingua
Mariah's Storm Rahy
Immense
Quiet Dance
GR/RO, 1993
23s, BTW
14 f, 13 r
12 Wnrs, 5 SWrs
Quiet American Fappiano
Demure
Misty Dancer Lyphard
Flight Dancer

Inbreeding

Fappiano: 4S X 4D
Blushing Groom (FR): 4S X 5D
Mr. Prospector: 5S X 5D
Killaloe: 5S X 5D
Lyphard: 5S X 4D
Northern Dancer: 5D X 5D

Candy Ride (ARG)'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 203 91 6 9 2 1 Vekoma ($456,675) $5,112,990
2019 228 120 14 15 9 1 Vekoma ($637,600) $10,268,764

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 1 0 44 0 11 8 0 0
Total Average $170,000 $0 $256,182 $0 $190,909 $344,375 $0 $0
Total Median $170,000 $0 $200,000 $0 $175,000 $280,000 $0 $0
Colt Average n/a $0 (0) $292,000 (26) $0 (0) n/a $270,000 (4) $0 (0) $0 (0)
Filly Average n/a $0 (0) $204,444 (18) $0 (0) n/a $418,750 (4) $0 (0) $0 (0)

Gun Runner'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 Gun Runner

Hip # Horse Name (YOB) Sex Type Dam, YOB Consignor Buyer Price (RNA)
812 UNNAMED, 2019 C Y Sweet Shirley Mae*, 2010 Baccari Bloodstock Mayberry Farm $775,000
351 Radio Days, 2019 F Y Remembered*, 2010 Hinkle Farms Robbie Medina, agent $750,000
175 UNNAMED, 2019 C Y Fun House*, 1999 Gainesway L&N Racing $750,000
268 McLaren Vale, 2019 C Y Magical Weekend, 2009 Woods Edge Farm SF / Starlight / Madaket, Donato Lanni, agent $625,000
156 UNNAMED, 2019 C Y Esprit de Vie, 2012 Runnymede Farm Robert Baker & William Mack $510,000

Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Selected Yearlings Showcase

(9/9/2020 - 9/10/2020 )

Top Weanling, Yearling, and Two-Year Olds by Gun Runner

Hip # Horse Name (YOB) Sex Type Dam, YOB Consignor Buyer Price (RNA)
570 UNNAMED, 2019 F Y Divine Dawn, 2012 Gainesway Fortune Farm / It's All About the Girls $500,000
430 Fast Gun, 2019 C Y Truthful, 2014 Bridie Harrison Centennial Farms $420,000
486 UNNAMED, 2019 C Y Awesome Flower, 2009 Ramsey Farm Joe Hardoon, agent $400,000
366 UNNAMED, 2019 C Y Sky America, 2011 Denali Stud Maverick Racing $400,000
517 UNNAMED, 2019 F Y Burg Berg*, 2006 Denali Stud Susan Moulton, Kenneth McPeek, agent $250,000

Gun Runner'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.

Fasig-Tipton Midlantic 2020 Fall Yearling Sale

Hip Name Sex YOB Type Sire Dam BroodmareSire Consignor
371 c 2019 Y Gun Runner Stormy Tak Stormy Atlantic Becky Davis
553 Gunfyre Gal f 2019 Y Gun Runner Frost Fire Medaglia d'Oro Becky Davis

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

Hip Name Sex YOB Type Sire Dam BroodmareSire Consignor
232 c 2019 Y Gun Runner Cades Bay Fusaichi Pegasus Stuart Morris

Farm Information

Three Chimneys Farm

Tom Hamm tomhamm@threechimneys.com or Rebecca Nicholson rebecca@threechimneys.com, P.O. Box 114, Midway, KY 40347. Phone (859) 873-7053. Fax (859) 873-5723.

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