MEDALLIST is a goldmine for winners and stakes performers!
The 2009 Mid-Atlantic leading freshman sire, he topped the region’s second-crop sires in 2010 by number of stakes winners. In his first Mid-Atlantic-sired 2-year-old crop in 2011, he sired three stakes horses from 13 starters. He had the highest percentage of winners from starters in the Mid-Atlantic in 2012 and 2013 (50-plus starters).
MEDALLIST has 15 stakes horses, including New York-bred champion IBBOYEE, a stakes winner of $701,822 who is credited with a dozen stakes wins or placings, and 11-time stakes winner DUBLA GOLD. Nearly three out of every four of MEDALLIST’s runners are winners, 11% are stakes horses, and they have $54,000-plus in average earnings. medallist proved his brilliance with wins in the Withers S.-G3 and Dwyer S.-G2, and equaled a track record in Gulfstream Park’s Deputy Minister H.-G3.
A half-brother to Gr. 2 winner Air Commander and Gr. 2-placed Formidable, he is out of a Gr. 1-placed stakes winner santaria, a daughter of champion sprinter Star de Naskra.
Won- Dwyer S (gr. II, $150,000, 8.5f in 1:40.02, by 3 3/4, dftg. The Cliff’s Edge, Sir Shackleton, Golden Look, Preachinatthebar, Shaniko).
Withers S (gr. III, $150,000, 8f in 1:34.49, by 31, dftg. Forest Danger, Two Down Automatic, Saratoga County, One Tough Dude).
Kenny Noe Jr. H ($100,000, 7f in 1:22.62, by 41, dftg. Paradise Dancer, Hasty Kris, Vinemeister, Silver Wagon, Coach Jimi Lee, Weigelia, Built Up, Kristine’s King, Love That Moon).
A maiden special weight race at GP ($32,000, 7f in 1:22.96, by 31, dftg. Evening Trial, Joma, Mahzouz, Chi Town, Alarm On the Farm, Confirmed, Meadow Larking, Sking Joe, American Cherokee).
Won- Deputy Minister H (gr. III, $100,000, 6.5f in 1:15.62, NTR, dftg. Mister Fotis, Kela, Paradise Dancer, Nightmare Affair, Voodoo).
2nd- Carter H (gr. I, 7f, to Forest Danger, dftg. Don Six, Unforgettable Max, Mass Media, Primary Suspect).
|Medallist||Touch Gold||Deputy Minister||Vice Regent|
|Santaria||Star de Naskra||Naskra|
|Act of Magic||Halo|
2001, dkb/br, Touch Gold-Santaria, by Star de Naskra
2015 STUD FEE: $2,500 Live Foal - Stand & Nurse
Stands at Northview PA - Peach Bottom, Pennsylvania
Nominated to Breeders' Cup - Registered Pennsylvania Stallion