Artie Schiller

El Prado - Hidden Light, by Majestic Light, 2001 bay

Fee: $15,000 S&N   |   Entered Stud: 2007  Submit Mare
Artie Schiller - Quality Sire - Gr. 1 Horses On Every Surface
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Artie Schiller

Breeders’ Cup and the Kentucky Thoroughbred Development Fund

Quality Sire - Gr. 1 Horses On Every Surface

Breeders' Cup Mile (G1) Champion Artie Schiller is one of the industry’s true Quality Sires.

The only Breeders’ Cup Champion by sire-of-sires El Prado, Artie Schiller has already sired contenders in multiple Breeders' Cup races as well as the Kentucky Derby. In 2013, he was the only stallion in North America with two Grade 1-winning juveniles. His accomplishments include:

  • 24 SWs, 46 SHs, $21-million for Northern/Southern Hemispheres combined 
  • Ten Graded SWs, six Gr. 1 Performers, on dirt, turf, and all-weather
  • 2013: America's co-Leading active sire of 2YO SWs; Ten SWs overall, $4,500,000, three Gr. 1 SWs 
  • 2014: 17 SHs, three Gr. 1 SHs, $4,600,000 worldwide, incl. three U.S. main-track GSWs -  KY Derby/Queen's Plate contender WE MISS ARTIE ($738,843), G2 SW/G1 sp BLINGO ($454,408), G2 SW miler BIG BANE THEORY ($330,640)
  • Gr. 1 runners in three countries, incl. U.S. (MR. COMMONS, $923,844), MY CONQUESTADORY ($503,526), WE MISS ARTIE (GSW at 2 & 3), and Australia (LASER HAWK, $654,745)
  • 2014 2YOs include $525,000 colt, $220,000 colt, $200,000 filly: Six 2yo winners, two stakes colts
  • 2014 KeeSep yearlings incl. SIX six-figure fillies - 2013 Sales incl. $1,000,000 in-foal mare

Artie Schiller was a six-time Graded stakes winner of $2 million, and is the only Breeders' Cup champion by El Prado - sire of Kitten’s Joy and Medaglia d'Oro.

Young progeny by Artie Schiller have sold to Mr. & Mrs. J.S. Moss, Zayat Stables, Reynolds Bell Bloodstock, Toby Keith, Conquest Stables, Jay Em Ess, BBA Ireland, Hidden Brook, Ken & Sarah Ramsey. In 2014, his yearlings are averaging 29% higher than they did a year ago, while his juveniles in training averaged $118,091, a 33% increase over 2013. A striking, imposing individual, Artie Schiller has covered 324 mares the past three seasons, including 123 mares in 2014.

"Further successes should be only a matter of time."--Avalyn Hunter, The Blood-Horse, 10/18/2013

    Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
    2 5 2 1 (1) 1 $88,275
    3 8 5 (4) 1 (1) 0 $467,578
    4 6 3 (3) 2 (2) 1 (1) $1,448,000
    5 3 0 1 (1) 1 (1) $85,000
    Totals 22 10 (7) 5 (5) 3 (2) $2,088,853

    Won at 2

    • An allowance race at Belmont Park (8f, turf, defeating Timo, Theconfidenceman, See Latham, Kennel Up, Restigouche, Tynan, King Carlos, Soaring Away, Bene Hill, Beat the Traffic).
    • A maiden special weight race at Belmont Park (6f, turf, defeating See Latham, The Penny Drops, Cryptovinsky, Flitwick's Charms, Dave, Incredible Speed, Yzerman, Stormcats Grandson, Doctor Topdog, Beaufort Scale, Regal Model).

    2nd at 2

    • Pilgrim S (9f, turf, to Timo, defeating Milestone Victory, Cool Conductor, Tynan, Unbuckle, Kennel Up).

    Won at 3

    • Jamaica H (gr-IIT, 9f, by 5 1/4, defeating Rousing Victory, Icy Atlantic, Dealer Choice, Kennel Up, Reggie for Three).
    • National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame H (gr-IIT, 9f, by 4 1/4, defeating Mustanfar, Good Reward, Second Performance, Icy Atlantic, Preachinatthebar, Broadway View, Street Theatre).
    • Hill Prince S (gr-IIIT, 9f, defeating Timo, Big Booster, Good Reward, War Trace, Kennel Up).
    • Woodlawn S (8.5f, turf, by 3 3/4, defeating Lipan, Timo, El Prado Rob, King's Coronation, Indigo Flyer, Big Booster, Potomac Chase, Seeyouattheevent, Matt Blanc, Rush Into Heaven, Victory Light, Urban Warrior).
    • An allowance race at Aqueduct (8f, turf, defeating Celtic Memories, Governor Brown, Rodeo Spirit, Vettriano, Nurey's Thunder, Mister Hennessy).

    2nd at 3

    • Virginia Derby (gr-IIIT, 10f, to Kitten's Joy, defeating Prince Arch, Lipan, Class Concern, Jane's Luck, Irish Laddie, No Place Like It).

    Won at 4

    • NetJets Breeders' Cup Mile (gr-IT, 8f, defeating Leroidesanimaux, Gorella, Whipper, Majors Cast, Limehouse, Host, Singletary, Ad Valorem, Valixir, Sand Springs, Funfair).
    • Maker's Mark Mile S (gr-IIT, 8f, by 2 1/4, defeating Gulch Approval, Good Reward, Mr. Light, Trade Fair, Cool Conductor, Salford City, Muqbil, Laura's Lucky Boy, B. A. Way).
    • Bernard Baruch H (gr-IIT, 9f, defeating Silver Tree, America Alive, Del Mar Show, Seeking Answers).

    2nd at 4

    • Kelso Breeders' Cup H (gr-IIT, 8f, to Funfair, by a head, defeating Keep The Faith, Not Phone, Limehouse, Latino Magic, Ecclesiastic, Silver Tree, Willard Straight, Ay Caramba).
    • Dixie S (gr-IIT, 9f, to Cool Conductor, by a nose, defeating Good Reward, Better Talk Now, Grato Recuerdo).

    3rd at 4

    • Manhattan H (gr-IT, 10f, to Good Reward, Relaxed Gesture, defeating Alost, Angara, Saint Stephen, Meteor Storm, America Alive, Mustanfar, Quest Star, Macaw).

    2nd at 5

    • Maker's Mark Mile S (gr-IIT, 8f, to Miesque's Approval, by a nose, defeating Good Reward, Honor in War, Drum Major, Gulch Approval).

    3rd at 5

    • Comp USA Dixie S (gr-IIT, 9f, to Better Talk Now, Dreadnaught, defeating Sabre d'Argent, Rebel Rebel, Shake the Bank, Dr Detroit).

    Printable Pedigree

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    Generational Pedigree

    gr. 1989
    b. 1981 [CS]
    b. 1961 [BC]
    NEARCTIC (CAN) br. 1954
    NATALMA (USA) b. 1957 *
    b. 1975
    BOLD REASON (USA) b. 1968
    SPECIAL (USA) b. 1969 *
    gr. 1974
    b. 1965 [IC]
    SIR GAYLORD (USA) dkb/br. 1959 [IC]
    ATTICA (USA) ch. 1953 *
    gr. 1958
    TOM FOOL (USA) b. 1949 [IC]
    GHAZNI (USA) gr. 1942
    b. 1983
    b. 1973
    ch. 1966
    RAISE A NATIVE (USA) ch. 1961 [B]
    GAY HOSTESS (USA) ch. 1957 *
    gr. 1966
    RIBOT (ITY) b. 1952 [CP]
    HIGH VOLTAGE (USA) gr. 1952 *
    b. 1970
    b. 1953
    NASRULLAH (GB) b. 1940 [B]
    SHIMMER (USA) b. 1945
    dkb/br. 1956
    DARK STAR (USA) br. 1950
    VULCANIA (USA) ch. 1948
    courtesy of Pedigree Query

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