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:
- 23 SWs, 43 SHs, $19.9-million for Northern/Southern Hemispheres combined
- Nine 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: 11 SHs, 8 N.A.-sired SHs, incl. two main-track GSWs - KY Derby/Queen's Plate contender WE MISS ARTIE ($738,843) and G2 SW/G1 sp BLINGO ($454,408) - and new $100,000 SW LAFONTAINE
- Gr. 1 runners in three countries, incl. U.S. (MR. COMMONS, $866,844), MY CONQUESTADORY ($467,526), WE MISS ARTIE (GSW at 2 & 3), and Australia (LASER HAWK, $620,074)
- 2014 2YOs include $525,000 colt, $220,000 colt, $200,000 filly: Already, 3 winners from first 6 juvenile starters
- 2013 Sales include $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, Ken & Sarah Ramsey. In 2014, his juveniles in training averaged $118,091, a 33% increase over 2013. A striking, imposing individual, Artie Schiller bred 201 mares in 2012/2013 combined.
"Further successes should be only a matter of time."--Avalyn Hunter, The Blood-Horse, 10/18/2013