by First Down Dash
AAA Stakes & AQHA
Regional Champion Sire
VISIT OUR FRIENDS
2012 filly by NO SECRETS
HERE, si 104, out of
mare by CORONA CARTEL.
2nd dam is the great
champion & broodmare
GUY filly out of stakes
winning / multiple barrel
futurity winning DASH
TA FAME mare
2010 AA race winner by
IVORY JAMES, si 103,
out of multiple stakes
Race winning 2-yr-old
gelding by up & coming
out of PRITZI DASH mare
from strong family
Stakes winning / stakes
producing mare by
DASH TA FAME from
blue hen female family
2014 Breeds Offered
Sundance Kid Hancock
2-yr-old by KID CURRY
HANCOCK out of mare by
(by DASH FOR CASH)
SM Prieta Linda
2012 filly by CORONA
CZECH out of AAA
HAWKINSON mare from
AA producing mare by
CHICKS BEDUINO out
of stakes producer by
RAISE YOUR GLASS TB
The Sixy Side
AAA stakes placed winner
by THE DOWN SIDE,
half-sister to 3-time
Champion KETEL WON,
si 107, $651,740. In foal
to Champion CARTERS
CARTEL for 2014
Sheza Dashing Angel
Sound, stakes producing
mare by VITAL SIGN
out of multiple race
stakes producer by
DASH TA FAME
Rare Country Diva
2012 filly by stakes &
regional champion sire
RARE NEWS out of
mare by stakes winner
KICKIN COUNTRY, si 103.
by the great EASY JET
2013 filly by
KNUD WITH WINGS,
si 101, out of daughter
Champion METER ME
GONE, si 112
2-yr-old fIlly by SCRUTIN
x Chicks Beduino) out of
proven barrel mare by
Go Girl Gone
Dam of 4 for 4 winner
EAGLE BE GONE,
si 101, 2013 Grants Pass
Firecracker Fut. winner!
She's a multiple stakes
winning daughter of
SHAZOOM with 109
speed index &
$104,795 in earnings,
in foal to G1 winner
FAVORITE CARTEL, si 105
2013 filly by Champion
All American Sire
out of daughter of
FEATURE MR JESS
AA race winner by
ALADIM BRYAN SA out of
blue hen mare QUEEN
OF APPEALS, si 99,
by FIRST DOWN DASH,
dam of 2-time Champion
GOOD REASON SA,
si 102, $1,446,727
CVF Miss Ivy League
Daughter of MOUNTAINS
MAJESTY (full brother
to Champion STOLI)
out of mare by Champion
METER ME GONE
trained in both English
Hittin The Mark
2011 gelding by G1 winner
HARD HITTING out of
stakes producing mare by
RUNAWAY WINNER from
Hawks On Phire
Young mare by Champion
HAWKISH out of graded
stakes winning daughter
of SNOWBOUND TB
2-yr-old filly by
NO SECRETS HERE
ready to run!
AAA 3-time winning
3-year-old mare by
out of mare by
ROYAL SHAKE EM
2-year-old race winnnig
TAC IT LIKE A MAN
filly out of multiple
race winning TB mare
My Bella Moon
2-yr-old filly, twice
placed in 5 starts at 2,
by YAWLS RABBIT, si 99,
out of CORONA CALIENTE
mare from powerful, fast
Styxx N Stonzz
AAAT stakes placed
winning 3-yr-old gelding
by BROOKSTONE BAY
out of STRAWFLYIN
BUDS mare from
Race winning 2-year-old
by Champion HAWKINSON
out of stakes producing
BLUSHING BUG mare from
big producing family
Look at the
News is siring!
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News is siring!
Web Design &
1999 Chestnut AQHA Stallion
First Down Dash - Shiney Miles, Magical
RARE NEWS HAS BEEN SOLD TO BROOK JOHNSTON & WILL STAND IN
MONTANA, IN 2014.
For booking information, contact
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Rare News si 92
Chestnut (registered sorrel) AQHA Stallion
by World Champion &
All-Time Leading Sire FIRST DOWN DASH, si 105,
out of Stakes Winner & Producer
SHINEY MILES, si 94 (by Magical Mile TB)
16.1 Hands 1400#
Race Earnings $43,758
Multiple Graded Stakes Performer at Los
2-Time Winner, Finalist (5th Place) Kindergarten Futurity-G1, Finalist Governor's Cup-RG1,
California Championship Challenge-G2, etc.
Purchased as a yearling by Hall of Fame
Trainer D. Wayne Lukas for $130,000.
outstanding muscle, bone & feet
Sound, healthy & fertile
Rare News is the sire
of 7 crops of racing age, 107 foals, 43 to race, 24 ROM, 1 stakes winner, 1
two-time Regional Champion, 14 winners
of 36 races and earning $240,482, including LITTLE LOVE AFFAIR, si 97
($34,680, Northern Plains Futurity, etc.), Just A Rumor, si 106 (to
7, 2013, $3, $43,195, Superior Race Horse, 2010 & 2012 AQHA Northwest
Regional Champion Aged Mare, 2nd Sun Downs Distaff Challenge), TCF
New Love, si 96 ($24,172, 3rd Jim Bader Futurity), In
Mozambique, si 102 (3rd Idaho Falls Quarter Horse Futurity, etc.), A
News Streak, si 99 ($20,681, Finalist Northwest Juvenile Challenge-G3),
This News is Royal, si 109 ($19,261), Da Blood Speaks, si 96 (3 wins, to 6, $18,007),
News Prince, si 88 (to 4, 2013, $7,708).
Rare News is also the sire of several
outstanding up-and-coming barrel horses, including News Runner, Amateur
Champion Greg Olsen Barrel Futurity.
His beautiful sons and daughters have good
bone, great minds, outstanding conformation & they move beautifully.
NEWS MAKES AQHA'S 2010 LIST OF FIRST DOWN DASH'S
MOST SUCCESSFUL SONS AT SIRE!
to see list
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Dam's Sire Magical Mile TB
It is Circle D's
to own and stand
RARE NEWS, an outstanding son of the incomparable
All-Time Leading Sire
First Down Dash, si 105, out of Shiney Miles,
si 94, a stakes winning
daughter of Thoroughbred Magical Mile,
by J.O. Tobin.
This beautiful stallion was
bred by Vessels Stallion Farm and purchased as a yearling by D. Wayne Lukas (a
Hall of Fame trainer and horseman known for his eye for conformation and quality) at the PCQHRA Sale for $130,000. Rare News was a 2001 finalist in the
Futurity (5th place) and the California Governor's Cup. He was a finalist in the MBNA
American California Challenge Championship. His record includes 2 wins, 3 times
second, to 4. His career earnings were $43,758.
Rare News has
a wonderful, kind disposition.
He is a beautiful stallion, calm and easy to handle. He has a very good mind.
His conformation is practically flawless. He is an exceptionally handsome
individual with excellent bone, strong feet, and a lot of muscle
and body. Rare News's pedigree
rivals that of any of the top speed-bred stallions
today. His is a strong foundation pedigree of champion sires and stakes
Rare News has
all that it takes
to sire beautiful, correct,
good-minded, fast foals.
He is a stallion of
substance and rare quality.
History & Disposition |
Rare News Pedigree |
Maternal Production History |
Dam's Sire Magical Mile TB
Rare News Pictorial Pedigree
NEWS'S 2014 BREEDING FEE $1,000
What They're Saying -- Trainer & owner comments
Rare News sons &
daughters in training!
RARE NEWS AS A SIRE
Rare News is the sire of
7 crops of racing age, 107 foals,
43 starters, 24 ROM,
with 36 wins & earning $240,482,
14 stakes finalists, several up & coming barrel
3 stakes-placed horses, 1 Superior Race Horse,
ND Horse Park 2009 HORSE OF THE YEAR,
Dakota 2009 RACING CHAMPION
2-Year-Old, NORTH DAKOTA 2010
RACING CHAMPION 3-YEAR-OLD &
AQHA RACING'S 2010
LITTLE LOVE AFFAIR, si 97 ($34,680, Northern Plains
Just A Rumor, si 106 (to 7, 2013, $43,195, Superior
2010 & 2012 AQHA Northwest Regional Champion Aged
2nd Sun Downs Distaff Challenge)
TCF New Love, si 96 ($24,172, 3rd Jim Bader Futurity)
Mozambique, si 102 (3rd Idaho Falls Quarter Horse Futurity,
A News Streak, si 99 ($20,681, Finalist Northwest Juvenile
Da Blood Speaks, si 96 (3 wins, to 6,
This News is Royal, si 109 ($19,261)
News Prince, si 88 (to 4, 2013, $7,708)
Rare News is
also the sire of several outstanding up-and-coming barrel horses.
StallionESearch article about Rare News's first stakes winner
Racing's article about Rare News's first stakes winner
Photos of Rare News' Race
Rare News welcomes his son A News Streak home
after his first racing season, October 1, 2007.
RARE NEWS has a marvelous, kind disposition.
extended Rare News pedigree
was a multiple graded stakes performer at Los Alamitos. He had two wins
and was three times 2nd. Rare News was a finalist in the Kindgarten Futurity-G1
(placed 5th), Governor's Cup Futurity-G1, and MBNA America California Challenge
Championship-G2. He was also a finalist in the PCQHRA Handicap and the San Diego
Handicap. He earned $43,758 on the track.
defeated the likes of many racing
greats, such as 2005 Champion Aged Mare
Mini Rock, si 102 (2005, $439,979)!
News outruns Special Fly Bye
to win his trial in the Grade 1
Governor's Cup Futurity, June 2001.
News will be a prominent sire on the track or in the arena.
Rare News has beautiful conformation.
He is a
big horse with a lot of substance.
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Rare News's dam,
Shiney Miles, si
94 (owned by Brad
Hart, of Farr West, Utah) is a stakes winning mare by
Magical Mile TB. She was a winner at 2 and 3 and
earned $22,001. She won the All Star QH/TB Jockey 400 Challenge and was a
Finalist in the La Primera Del Ano Derby-G2. To date, Shiney Miles is the dam of
10 QH foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, 5 ROM. Rare News is her third foal.
(besides Rare News) include:
Senor, si 111, (full
brother to Rare News), 10 wins 3 to 5, placed at 8, 2005 in QH races in Mexico,
$73,837. Superior Race Horse, stakes winner, Mexico Hi-Point
Aged Gelding, Mexican Champions Clasico-G3, etc.
A Classic Mile, si 96 (by A Classic Dash).
wins to 2 and 3, 2005, $40,634. 2nd Elko
Intermountain Futurity, 2nd White Glove Delivery Futurity, Finalist Bitterroot Futurity-G2,
Two Rivers Stakes-G3, etc.
Quick Ta Shine, si 97 (by Royal Quick Dash). Winner at 2 and 3, $22,931, Finalist in Albuquerque Spring Derby-G3,
AQHA Bayer Legend Challenge-G3, John Deere Distaff Challenge Stakes-G3,
West/Southwest Ford Dist
the dam of Rare News
aff Challenge Stakes-G3.
Rare news's 2ND dam,
si 88 (by
Beduino), is one of
Stallion Farm's elite mares. She is a sister to Royal Sovereign, si 96 ($57,631,
Superior Race Horse, 2nd Cypress H., etc.), half-sister to Planatac, si 99
($35,560, 2nd Bandera Downs Futurity-G3, etc.). Chrome Tapestry, a stakes
producer, is dam to 15 foals,
13 to race, 10 winners, 11 ROM.
Tapestry's offspring (besides Shiney
Pretty Sensation, si
102 (by First Down Dash), stakes winner and 1995 Superior Race Horse
with earnings of $129,900. Pretty Sensation won the La Primera Del Ano Derby-G1,
California Sires' Cup Derby-G3, and Orange Stakes. She was 2nd in the Golden
State Futurity-G1, First Down Dash Handicap, 3rd QHBC Freshman Classic-G3, and
finalist in Vessels Maturity-G1, Mildred N. Vessels Memorial Handicap-G1.
Sensation is dam of 8 foals, 6 to race, 4 winners, 5 ROM, including Secretary
For Life, si 89 (by Apollo TB), 2 wins, $10,132, 3rd American Airlines
California Juvenile Challenge Stakes-G3, and Sentimentallysweet (by The
Signature), unraced dam of WORK WORK WORK, si 99 (by Chicks Beduino), 5
wins to 5, $116,980, Bayer Legend Oklahoma Derby-G3, 2nd Bayer Legend Challenge
Championship-G1, Finalist New Mexico Championship Challenge-G1, etc.; One Big Love, si 100 (by Splash Bac), 4 wins
at 2 and 3, $24,344, 2nd Easy Date Handicap, Fresno Quarter Horse Futurity,
sons and daughters of Chrome Tapestry:
Runnin In Traffic, si 111 (by
Dash Thru Traffic), 3 wins, $39,771, 2nd
Crown Point Handicap, 3rd Prescott Valley Futurity, Ghosts and Goblins H.,
Pomona Juvenile Championship, Finalist PCQHRA Breeder's Derby-G2, American
Airlines California Challenge, etc.
Fickle Dan, si 92 (by
First Down Dash), winner at
2 and 3, $15,647, finalist in Sooner Trailer California Challenge-G3, and dam of
Good As Good Bye, si 101
(by Splash Bac), 6 wins, 2 to 4, $52,164, winner of the Scott Lewis Handicap,
finalist in Sgt Pepper Feature Handicap-G3, etc., Its Fun Being Fickle, si 107
(by Devon Lane TB), 3 wins at 2 and 3, placed at 4, $14,115, Finalist AQRA Turf
Paradise Derby-G3, set new track record at Yavapai Downs, 400 yards in 0:19.260;
and Red Dirt Girl, si 92 (by Apollo TB), winner at 3, $8,918. Good As Good Bye
is the dam of Bonos Wicked Wench, si 93 (to 3, 2008, $24,023).
Clean Jeans, si 98 (by The Signature),
Superior Race Horse, $80,241, finalist QHBC Championship Classic-G1.
It Already, si 93 (by In Excess (IRE) TB), 6 wins to 5, $40,925, Finalist Gold
Rush 870 Derby-G3, etc.
Carpet Ride, si 95 (by Heza Fast Man), 4 wins at 3 and 4, $25,314.
Flying Tapestry, si 92 (by
Strawfly Special), 5 wins, 2 to 4, $21,312.
Thang, si 96 (by First Down Dash), winner at
Solid Ground, si 86 (by Takin On The Cash), winner at 2, $2,584.
Air (by Magical Mile TB), placed at 2.
Bet, si 82 (by The Signature), unplaced. Dam
of 5 QH foals, 2 to race, 1 winner,. 1 ROM -- Betting On Chick, si 92 (by
Chicks Beduino), winner at 3, $7,192.
Profit Plan (by
Dash For Cash) is dam
foals, 7 to race, 3 winners, 5 ROM, including Royal Sovereign, si 96, 1991 Superior Race Horse, and
99, earnings of $33,560.
Going back another generation,
Rare News' 4th dam, Have A Go,
si 95 (by Go Man Go) is a full sister to
World Champion (1966 and 1967)
Copy, si 100. She is
dam to 13 foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, 7 ROM, including stakes winner
Go Fartherfaster, si 98,
Superior Race Horse (1974), and To Half or Hav Not, si 97, a stakes winner.
Rare News's 5th dam,
Triple Lady, si 100
(by Three Bars) was a Three-Time Champion, 12 wins, $61,932. She was dam of 5 foals,
RARE NEWS has a
strong foundation pedigree of Champion Sires
& Stakes Producers.
Top left photo above by Debra Hamilton.
J.O. Tobin - Gils Magic, Magesterial
Winner of Grade II Hollywood Park Juvenile
Four wins from seven starts, $131,000
Set Hollywood Park 5-furlong track record
:56 2/5 in his first start
Ran quarter in :21 1/5 and half in :43 4/5
Tobin, English Champion Two-Year-Old & American Champion Sprinter
(remembered for defeating Seattle Slew)
YouTube video of
J.O.Tobin slaying "The Slew"
Dam a half-sister to Avies Copy, 1st in
Jersey Derby & 3rd in Kentucky Derby
Magical Mile on the cover of
The Thoroughbred of California, March 1990;
Hollywood Park Juvenile
It can now be your rare opportunity
the bloodlines of
champions—not to mention a good mind, trainability, great
conformation and some
incredible bone—in your next foal.
2014 Breeding Fee: $1,000
cooled shipped semen available
EVA tested negative & vaccinated
Brooke Johnston (406) 253-3669 or
To those who are breeding their mares to Rare
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Rare News &
His Grandsire Dash For Cash
(Left to Right: Rare News, Dash For Cash, Rare News, Dash For Cash)
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