All American: Fast Facts

Let's take a look at the All American numbers.

Quarter Racing Journal

EC Jet One, as a youngster and as a stakes winner. PHOTO: Courtesy Azoom Ranch

One of American Quarter Horse racing’s biggest weekends is upon us, and fans from all over the world to watch someone become an instant millionaire on the red dirt of Ruidoso Downs. The All American Futurity (G1) is worth $3 million, and the All American Derby (G1) is worth $2.3 million.

$851,504 – The current earnings of the All American Futurity field

$2,787,746 – The current earnings of the All American Derby field

9 – The number of All American qualifiers produced in Oklahoma. California is next with 5, Texas with 4, and Missouri and Louisiana each with 1

20% – The amount of the 2016 All American Derby field that was part of the 2015 All American Futurity field.

5 – The number of homebreds (racing in whole or in part for their breeder)

7 – The number of All American qualifiers sired by a stallion with 4 or less crops to race

9 – The number of All American qualifiers sired by a stallion with 5-10 crops to race

4 – The number of All American qualifiers sired by a stallion with 11 or more crops to race

Sires of Qualifiers:

One Famous Eagle: 5
Apollitical Jess: 4
Corona Cartel: 2
Volcom: 2
Walk Thru Fire: 2
Carters Cartel: 1
One Sweet Jess: 1
Tee Cos: 1
The Louisiana Cartel: 1
Valiant Hero: 1

2 – Dams of All American qualifiers who themselves are racing champions

14 - Dams of All American qualifiers who themselves are stakes winners or stakes placed

18 – Dams of All American qualifiers who have produced a stakes winner or stakes-placed runner

3 - The number of past Pedigree Analysis subjects (First Valiant Sign, EC Jet One, Coronas First Diva)

Breeders of Qualifiers:

P.K. Thomas - 2
Vessels Stallion Farm – 2
Jerry Cate – 1
Fredda Draper - 1
EG High Desert Farm – 1
Joe Kirk and Merle Fulton - 1
Christine Hudson – 1
Francisco Javier Garza - 1
Luis Miguel Albores Gleason – 1
Jaime Gomez - 1
Kelly/Yearsley Equine – 1
Kelly/Yearsley/Yother - 1
Lepic-Mixer Partnership – 1
Richard Ortego – 1
Weetona Stanley and W.E. Smith - 1
Sunflower Supply Co. – 1
The Mixer Ranch - 1

Trainers of Qualifiers:

Judd Kearl – 4
Juan Aleman - 2
Toby Keeton – 2
Mike Joiner - 2
Eddie Willis – 2
Wes Giles – 1
Jim Helzer – 1
Paul Jones – 1
Mario Loza – 1
Charles “Duke” Schults - 1
Tony Sedillo – 1
Salvador Soto – 1
Juan Torres – 1

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