Highlander Training Center
Highlander Training Center is proud to offer these exceptional Yearlings.
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Hip 129 - BAY COLT (TX)
Bay Colt, foaled March 20, 2021
(SHARP AZTECA x FUNTASIA by ACCLAMATION)
Ken Carson, Retired General Manager of Valor Farms, is one of the Thoroughbred industry’s foremost pedigree authorities. Highlander Training Center is proud to offer Carson’s notes & analysis on each of the yearlings in our consignment. We hope you find this information of benefit when evaluating these Highlander-consigned yearlings.
Ken Carson Pedigree Analysis:
Bay colt by Sharp Azteca x Funtasia, by Acclamation Family 1-S
*1-S is the best family in the Stud Book
*Multiple Graded stakes winner Sharp Azteca ($2.4 million) was a very gifted miler
* From his very first crop, Sharpy Azteca is the #1 sire of two-year-old winners to date in 2022
*Sharp Azteca’s sire Freud is a full brother to GIANT'S CAUSEWAY; Freud has sired 37 SWs (6 G1’s)
*This colt’s broodmare sire is Champion Acclamation won 9 stakes, 6 of which were G1’s and the other 3 G2’s
*This family has produced 6 Kentucky Derby winners-Go For Gin, Super Saver, Sea Hero, Smarty Jones, Unbridled, and Spend A Buck.