Down With You to Sierra Blanca

Restricted Grade 1 winner to stand at Sierra Blanca Equine.

December 12, 2012

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Down With You. PHOTO: Coady Photography

Restricted Grade 1 winner Down With You will begin his stallion career in 2013 at Sierra Blanca Equine near Ruidoso Downs, New Mexico. His fee has been set at $1,000, with consideration.

Owned by Fausto Gonzales of Dallas, Texas, Down With You won or placed in 14 of 18 career starts, earning $222,052. Named the New Mexico Hi-Point 3-Year-Old Colt in 2010, he won the 2011 Namehimastreaker New Mexico Classic Championship (RG1), was second in the All American Juvenile Invitational (R) and third in the New Mexico Classic Derby (RG2). He also contested the 2011 Jess Burner Memorial Handicap (RG1) and Zia Derby (RG2).

He is a son of former leading first crop sire and Champion of Champions (G1) winner The Down Side SI-107 ($361,792). From a minimum number of starters, The Down Side sired 86 winners (63%), 16 stakes horses (12%) an earners of $4.1 million. His foals include champion Double Down Special SI-107 ($1,211,934), Restricted Grade 2 winner PB And Crackers SI-101 ($205,369), stakes winner The Diamond Side SI-93 ($197,635), etc.

Down With You's dam Im Stealing The Show SI-94, by The Signature, has produced 10 ROM including stakes winner Billyjeanthequeen SI 94 ($30,609), stakes-placed Belvedere N Soda SI 116 ($37,401), Who Stole My Shoes SI 99 ($52,851), etc.

The second dam is the champion filly Sixy Chick SI 106 ($751,284), dam of six ROM including stakes-placed Le Ritz SI 92 ($63,678) and stakes-placed Sixy Silk SI 107 ($23,357), etc. She is the granddam of Grade 1 winner Valors Gold SI 104 ($319,114); Grade 3 winner and former leading first crop sire Brookstone Bay SI 101 ($184,770); and Grade 2 placed Remarkably Ritzy ($200,138). Sixy Chick is also the granddam of Grade 1 winner First Down Mr Jess ($180,612).

For additional information or breeding contracts call Kim Saunders at 575.378.0043