Dance With Ravens continues to score high marks! Nearly 80 percent of his foals get to the races, and seven out of 10 of his runners are winners.
A regional leader from the start, he has six crops to race, 18 stakes horses, average earnings per starter of $51,662, and more than 17 starts per runner. His 10 stakes winners to date include $409,954-earner Ann’s Smart Dancer and 2014 winner DANCING ROY.
Among his 2014 juveniles was debut winner Bekki’s Dance, a stakes-placed runner in her second start.
Dance With Ravens is a graded stakes-winning son of leading sire A.P. Indy out of the incomparable Hall of Famer Dance Smartly, a Horse of the Year in Canada and Eclipse Award winner at 3 in the U.S., from the family of leading sire Smart Strike.
He is a half-brother to four stakes horses, including Queen’s Plate winners Dancethruthedawn (champion filly at 3 in Canada and granddam of MORENO and DANCE AGAIN) and Scatter the Gold.
His second dam is champion Classy ’n Smart.
Won At 2
Grey Breeders’ Cup S (Can-II, $270,000, 8.5f in 1:47.79, dftg. Accountforthegold, Criminal Mind, What’s Up Dude, Lucky Cielo, En El Fuego).
Summer S (Can-IIT, 8f, to Dubleo, dftg. Go to the Sun, Strike a Bargain, Stag Nation, Copyco, Elusive Thunder, Tommy’s Topper).
Won At 3
Plate Trial S ($131,703, 9f in 1:52.52, dftg. Three in the Bag, Get Down, Out From Africa, Stag Nation, Atanas, March With Me).
An allowance race at WO ($56,290, 8.5f in 1:45.46, dftg. Atanas, Papa’s Prize, Signals Inthe Wind, Radical Right, Redemption Song, Snuff).
© Barbara Livingston
|Dance With Ravens||A.P. Indy||Seattle Slew||Bold Reasoning|
|Dance Smartly||Danzig||Northern Dancer|
|Pas de Nom|
|Classy 'n Smart||Smarten|
DANCE WITH RAVENS
2002, bay, A.P. Indy-Dance Smartly, by Danzig
2015 STUD FEE: $3,000 Live Foal Stand & Nurse
Stands at Northview Stallion Station - Chesapeake City, Maryland
Nominated to Breeders' Cup & Maryland Million, Ltd.