Classic looks, classic lines – rally around BUFFUM!
Two yearlings from his small first crop walked into the auction ring in 2016, one sold for $85,000 and the other was a $100,000 buyback. From the incredible family of champion sprinters Gold Beauty and Dayjur, BUFFUM is the only graded stakes-winning son of champion and hot young sire Bernardini to stand in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Revved up and raring to go, BUFFUM won his career debut at Belmont going a mile, zoomed home a 10-length winner going 7 fur. at Saratoga and was an eight-length winner at a mile at Belmont. He led at every call to take Belmont’s 7 fur. Gr. 3 Bold Ruler H. in a stellar 1:21.68 and retired sound from racing. A $1.2 million Saratoga sales yearling, buffum is one of four stakes horses for his dam, Gold Beauty’s stakes-winning half-sister STORM BEAUTY, and is a member of one of racing’s most dynamic families.
Found under second dam Stick to Beauty is Hall of Famer Sky Beauty and
Gr. 1-winning millionaires Point of Entry, Tale of Ekati and Pleasant Home.
Won- One win in 2 starts. Earned $43,200. In United Arab Emirates.
Unplaced in 1 start in UAE. Earned 27,543 Dirhams ($7,500 USA). In NA. At 3, one win, once 2nd;
Two wins (Bold Ruler H. [G3] (BEL, $90,000)) in 4 starts; at 5, 2013, unplaced in 1 start. Earned $210,850.
4 wins, once 2nd. Earned $261,550(USA). Sent from United States to United Arab Emirates in 2011. Returned to United States from United Arab Emirates in 2011.
|Buffum||Bernardini||A.P. Indy||Seattle Slew|
|Cara Rafaela||Quiet American|
|Storm Beauty||Storm Cat||Storm Bird|
|Stick to Beauty||Illustrious|
|Hail to Beauty|
2008, Bay, Bernardini—Storm Beauty, by Storm Cat
2017 STUD FEE: $2,500 Live Foal - Stand & Nurse
Stands at Northview Stallion Station - Chesapeake City, Maryland
Nominated to Breeders' Cup & Maryland Million, Ltd.