Cairo Prince
Pioneerof the Nile - Holy Bubbette
Animals are not commodities
  • Booked Full in both 2015 and 2016 
  • A brilliant 2YO who won the Nashua [G2] in just his second start to remain undefeated.
  • A dominant victory in the Holy Bull [G2] by 5 ¾ in his 3YO year cemented his position as the Grade I Kentucky Derby favorite.
  • The leading money earner from Pioneerof the Nile's first crop- one of the nation's most exciting young stallions and the sire of the great American Pharoah.
  • His stakes winning and graded-placed dam Holy Bubbette is by Horse of the Year and Champion 3YO Holy Bull. His half-sister, Nonna Mia, is the dam of 2016 Grade 1 Wood Memorial victor Outwork.
  • Cairo Prince is free of the 3 most important sire influences in North America today - Mr. Prospector, Northern Dancer and A. P. Indy - through his first 4 generations. This gives breeders a very wide range of suitable mare choices to cross with this stallion.
  • Physically jaw-dropping individual who was a $250,000 purchase by Steve Shahinian and the most expensive yearling from his sire's debut crop.


Creative Cause
Giant's Causeway - Dream of Summer
Animals are not commodities



Impressive First-Crop 2yo Winners Include the Undefeated THEONEWEWAITEDFOR- Dominant Winner of the Landaluce Stakes at Santa Anita

Second-Crop Yearlings Starred at Fasig-Tipton July with 4 Sold from 4 Offered and an Average of over $141,000

  • Grade I Winning Millionaire - By a Grade I Winning Millionaire - Out of a Grade I Winning Millionaire
  • Grade I Winner and Eclipse Finalist at 2
  • Grade II Winner and Classic Placed at 3
  • Defeated every horse he ever ran against, including Grade I Winners I'LL HAVE ANOTHER, BODEMEISTER, UNION RAGS, PAYNTER, HANSEN, and GEMOLOGIST
  • His sire GIANT'S CAUSEWAY has led the General Sire List in 2009, 2010, and 2012
  • His dam DREAM OF SUMMER defeated ASHADO in the Grade I Apple Blossom Handicap

    Creative Cause's unprecedented first book of top-class mares is resulting in 2016 results to match 
Speightstown - Nothing Special
Animals are not commodities
  • G1 Jockey Club Gold Cup Winner
  • ONLY horse to defeat Champion BLAME in 2010
  • Won 10 of 19 lifetime starts 6.5f to 1 1/4 miles
  • More than $1.3 million in earnings
  • Stakes Winner at 2, 3, 4 and 5
  • Sire of 3 x stakes winner C U AT EAU CLAIRE & HE'LL PAY
  • Book-Topping Freshman Yearling Sire in 2014 and America's Most Profitable Freshman Weanling sire of 2013

An Airdrie Stud/WinStar Farm Venture

Broad Brush - Illeria
Animals are not commodities

Sire of NINE Grade I Stakes Winners

2015-2016 Stars include:

  • DON INC (G1)
  • BOCA INC (G1)
  • SOBRADORA INC (G1)          
  • RIKER (G3)
  • GI-Winning Millionaire who recorded 13 triple-digit Beyer Speed Figures, including back-to-back 117 Figures
  • Provides total outcross for A.P. INDY, MR. PROSPECTOR and NORTHERN DANCER line Mares
  • Broodmare sire of Grade 1 winner Sam's Sister. 
Gone West - Ronda (GB)
Animals are not commodities
  • A dominant winner of 6 of his 8 starts between 7 1/2 furlongs and 1 1/16 miles, ISTAN was a multiple Graded Stakes winner at the mile distance - twice running Zero Ragozin numbers; unprecedented for any son of Gone West at stud.
  • Effortless winner of Churchill Down's premier dirt mile race, the GIII $200,000 Ack Ack Handicap, decimating the field by an emphatic 8 3/4 lengths in 1:34 flat - good for a 111 Beyer Speed Figure and a 0 Ragozin.
  • In 2007, he won 5 stakes on 5 different racetracks on both dirt and polytrack.
  • Current crop of 5yo's (3rd crop) includes ISTANFORD winner of the San Clemente H [G2] & Arlington Classic [G3] where she defeated colts, ALBANO winner of the Pegasus S [G3], 2nd Haskel Initational [G1] KEEP CROSSING [L] plus Myositis Dan who missed by just 2 noses in the Derby Trial [G3]. All this from a crop that numbers just 12 live foals!
  • 1st Crop includes G3 Stakes Winner's MR. BOWLING ($361,906), TURKISH ($273,407) and GI Belmont Stakes- and Breeders' Cup-Placed Atigun ($500,303).
  • From the direct female line of the great champion MILL REEF.
Harlan's Holiday - Act So Noble
Animals are not commodities
  • Truly Brilliant GI Winner by the Late/Great Leading Sire Harlan's Holiday 
  • America's #2 Third-Crop Sire of 2016 by AEI      
  • Sire of the dominant Grade 1 $1,000,000 Kentucky Oaks Winner Lovely Maria & Grade III winner Hebbronville
  • Sire of the stakes winning and undefeated 2yo Syndergaard. 
  • Already the Sire of Two individual 2yo stakes winners in 2016
  • Sire of 20 2yo winners in his first crop.
  • The Nation's #1-Rated Sprinter by Daily Racing Form's Mike Watchmaker
  • Recorded Beyer Speed Figures of 117 and 115 - the two highest numbers in 2010 received for up to a mile in North America
  • Last Four Ragozin Numbers (from most recent): 0, -1/4, 1 3/4, 1 3/4
  • Six Furlong Track Record Setter in 1:07.1
  • Just 3/5ths off Saratoga Track Record in the GI Vanderbilt H.2014
  • 2015 Yearlings sold for $240,000, 210,000, 210,000, $185,000, $162,000, $150,000, $135,000 & $130,000 ect. 
  • 2014 Yearling average of $113,368, over 13 X his 2012 stud fee!
  • 2014 Yearlings sold for $300,000, $215,000, $190,000, $190,000, $160,000, $145,000, $145,000, $135,000, $135,000, $130,000 etc.

"He's the fastest horse I've ever seen."
Champion Trainer Steve Asmussen

"He's the best-looking horse I've ever bought."
David Ingordo

Summer Front
War Front - Rose of Summer
Animals are not commodities


  • Undefeated multiple stakes winner at 2
  • Graded stakes winner at 3, 4 and 5
  • GII winner and 5-times GI placed
  • Drop dead gorgeous – 16.1 hand individual that is all class
  • $475,000 Steve Young purchase from War Front’s 2nd Crop
  • Half-brother to the Grade I Hollywood Starlet victress Laragh
  • Exceptional miler with a renowned turn of foot
  • 1:32 4 in the GI Shoemaker
  • 1:33 in the GI Kilroe S.
  • 1:33 in the GI Breeders’ Cup Mile
  • 1:33 3 in the GIII Hill Prince S.
  • All the ingredients needed to follow in his special sire’s hoofprints.

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