Bodemeister

Fee: $30,000 S&N
Empire Maker - Untouched Talent,
by
Storm Cat, 2009 Bay

Brilliant by Design

Millionaire Grade 1 winner Bodemeister has the brilliance, beauty, and bloodlines to become the industry's next Big Sire.

The dual Classic runner-up competed at the highest levels from coast to coast, becoming one of the rare runners in history to post three Triple Digit Beyers around two turns prior to the Kentucky Derby (G1). And his first foals are now coveted by a wide array of international buyers.

Bodemeister - Brilliant by Design
Bodemeister Overview
  • 2016 2-year-olds averaging $186,913, including $650,000, $435,000, $420,000 and $350,000 colts
  • #1 Freshman Yearling Sire in 2015 - $176,580 Avg., 48 sold for $100,000+, 22 sold for $200,000+, 16 sold for $300,000+, incl. $850,000 filly and three colts for $500,000
  • G1 Winner & Leading Classic contender by EMPIRE MAKER — like 2015 Leading Third-Crop Sire PIONEEROF THE NILE, sire of 2015 Triple Crown winner AMERICAN PHAROAH.
  • Brilliant 9 1/2-length Arkansas Derby (G1) winner & KY Derby/Preakness runner-up; Only 3yo from his vintage crop to earn 4 triple-digit Beyers, incl. 109 & 108
  • Tabbed a TDN Rising Star after brilliant 9 1/4-length MdSpWt win at Santa Anita
  • Rich pedigree contains 8 strains of *La Troienne
  • Bred 526 mares combined in his first three books — Brilliant first crop of 2-year-olds race in 2016

Brilliant by Design: Bodemeister is by Classic winner/Classic sire Empire Maker, worldwide influence with 81 stakes horses and $52-million in just seven crops. Empire Maker's first significant son at stud is America's Leading Second Crop Sire - Pioneerof the Nile.

Bodemeister was bred to 173 mares his first year at stud, and was the Leading Freshman Sire by Covering Sire Average - $269,668. Bodemeister was then bred to 176 mares in 2014. His first weanlings are averaging $118,729 (23 sold) in 2014, while his in-foal mares are averaging $164,458.

"This industry needs more sires that can carry their speed a mile-and-a-quarter." -Bob Baffert

"I can't remember the last time a 3-year-old colt ran three straight Triple-digit Beyers around two turns before the Kentucky Derby like he did." -Elliott Walden

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
3 6 2 (1) 4 (3) 0 $1,304,800
Totals 6 2 (1) 4 (3) 0 $1,304,800

Won at 3

  • Arkansas Derby (gr. - I, 9f, by 9 ½, defeating Secret Circle, Atigun and Optimizer)
  • MSW at Santa Anita (8f, defeating Welter Weight and Stirred Up)

2nd at 3

  • Kentucky Derby (gr. - I, 10f, to I’ll Have Another, defeating Dullahan, Creative Cause, Union Rags, Hansen, Optimizer, Alpha, Gemologist, Prospective, and Take Charge Indy)
  • Preakness S. (gr. - I, 9 1/2f, to I’ll Have Another, defeating Creative Cause, Teeth of the Dog, Optimizer and Went the Day Well)
  • San Felipe S. (gr. - II, 8f, to Creative Cause, defeating Liaison and Rousing Sermon)
  • MSW at Santa Anita Park (5 ½f, to American Act, defeating Our Lucky Son and Immaculate)

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

EMPIRE MAKER (USA)
dkb/br. 2000
UNBRIDLED (USA)
b. 1987 [BI]
FAPPIANO (USA)
b. 1977 [IC]
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA) b. 1970 [BC]
KILLALOE (USA) b. 1970
GANA FACIL (USA)
ch. 1981
LE FABULEUX (FR) ch. 1961 [P]
CHAREDI (USA) dkb/br. 1976
TOUSSAUD (USA)*
dkb/br. 1989
EL GRAN SENOR (USA)
b. 1981
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC]
SEX APPEAL (USA) ch. 1970 *
IMAGE OF REALITY (USA)
b. 1976
IN REALITY (USA) b. 1964 [BC]
EDEE'S IMAGE (USA) dkb/br. 1969 *
UNTOUCHED TALENT (USA)
b. 2004
STORM CAT (USA)
br. 1983
STORM BIRD (CAN)
b. 1978
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC]
SOUTH OCEAN (CAN) b. 1967 *
TERLINGUA (USA)
ch. 1976
SECRETARIAT (USA) ch. 1970 [IC]
CRIMSON SAINT (USA) ch. 1969 *
PARADE QUEEN (USA)
b. 1994
A.P. INDY (USA)
dkb/br. 1989 [IC]
SEATTLE SLEW (USA) br. 1974 [BC]
WEEKEND SURPRISE (USA) b. 1980 *
SPANISH PARADE (USA)
dkb/br. 1988
ROBERTO (USA) b. 1969 [C]
NIJIT (USA) b. 1977
courtesy of Pedigree Query

Bodemeister News

$435,000 colt tops Bodemeister offerings during Day 1 of OBS March sale title=
Bodemeister

$435,000 colt tops Bodemeister offerings during Day 1 of OBS March sale

Bodemeister led all first-crop sires represented with a sales average of $245,000 during the first day of the March 15-16 OBS March Sale of Selected Sale of 2-year-olds in Training...

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Big figures for Bodemeister at F-T Florida Sale title=
Bodemeister

Big figures for Bodemeister at F-T Florida Sale

Bodemeister, whose first crop are 2-year-olds of 2016, led all first-year sires by average with more than one horse sold at Wednesday’s Fasig-Tipton Florida Sale...

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Bodemeister filly brings $215K during Day 1 of F-T Yearling sale title=
Bodemeister

Bodemeister filly brings $215K during Day 1 of F-T Yearling sale

A $215,000 filly from the first crop of Bodemeister became one of the top-priced offerings during the first day of the Oct.19-22 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall Yearlings sale...

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Bodemeister has top colt at Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale title=
Bodemeister

Bodemeister has top colt at Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale

First-year sire Bodemeister had the top-selling colt at the Oct. 6 Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Yearling sale, a $190,000 juvenile consigned by Dark Hollow Farm...

[read more]

Bodemeister Public Foal Gallery

Printable forms

Electronic Mare Submission

General Information
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Organization:
Street Address:
City / State / Zip:
Comments:
Stallion(s) of interest:
Artie Schiller
Bellamy Road
Bodemeister
Carpe Diem
Colonel John
Commissioner
Congrats
Constitution
Daredevil
Distorted Humor
Drosselmeyer
Fed Biz
Gemologist
More Than Ready
Overanalyze
Paynter
Pioneerof the Nile
Revolutionary
Sidney's Candy
Speightstown
Super Saver
Take Charge Indy
Tiznow

Download Printable forms

Mare Information
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Age:
Sire:
Dam:
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Previous Year Covering Sire:
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  • 2016 2-year-olds averaging $186,913, including $650,000, $435,000, $420,000 and $350,000 colts
  • #1 Freshman Yearling Sire in 2015 - $176,580 Avg., 48 sold for $100,000+, 22 sold for $200,000+, 16 sold for $300,000+, incl. $850,000 filly and three colts for $500,000
  • G1 Winner & Leading Classic contender by EMPIRE MAKER — like 2015 Leading Third-Crop Sire PIONEEROF THE NILE, sire of 2015 Triple Crown winner AMERICAN PHAROAH.
  • Brilliant 9 1/2-length Arkansas Derby (G1) winner & KY Derby/Preakness runner-up; Only 3yo from his vintage crop to earn 4 triple-digit Beyers, incl. 109 & 108
  • Tabbed a TDN Rising Star after brilliant 9 1/4-length MdSpWt win at Santa Anita
  • Rich pedigree contains 8 strains of *La Troienne
  • Bred 526 mares combined in his first three books — Brilliant first crop of 2-year-olds race in 2016

Brilliant by Design: Bodemeister is by Classic winner/Classic sire Empire Maker, worldwide influence with 81 stakes horses and $52-million in just seven crops. Empire Maker's first significant son at stud is America's Leading Second Crop Sire - Pioneerof the Nile.

Bodemeister was bred to 173 mares his first year at stud, and was the Leading Freshman Sire by Covering Sire Average - $269,668. Bodemeister was then bred to 176 mares in 2014. His first weanlings are averaging $118,729 (23 sold) in 2014, while his in-foal mares are averaging $164,458.

"This industry needs more sires that can carry their speed a mile-and-a-quarter." -Bob Baffert

"I can't remember the last time a 3-year-old colt ran three straight Triple-digit Beyers around two turns before the Kentucky Derby like he did." -Elliott Walden

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
3 6 2 (1) 4 (3) 0 $1,304,800
Totals 6 2 (1) 4 (3) 0 $1,304,800

Won at 3

  • Arkansas Derby (gr. - I, 9f, by 9 ½, defeating Secret Circle, Atigun and Optimizer)
  • MSW at Santa Anita (8f, defeating Welter Weight and Stirred Up)

2nd at 3

  • Kentucky Derby (gr. - I, 10f, to I’ll Have Another, defeating Dullahan, Creative Cause, Union Rags, Hansen, Optimizer, Alpha, Gemologist, Prospective, and Take Charge Indy)
  • Preakness S. (gr. - I, 9 1/2f, to I’ll Have Another, defeating Creative Cause, Teeth of the Dog, Optimizer and Went the Day Well)
  • San Felipe S. (gr. - II, 8f, to Creative Cause, defeating Liaison and Rousing Sermon)
  • MSW at Santa Anita Park (5 ½f, to American Act, defeating Our Lucky Son and Immaculate)

Printable Pedigree

(.pdf opens in new window)

Generational Pedigree

EMPIRE MAKER (USA)
dkb/br. 2000
UNBRIDLED (USA)
b. 1987 [BI]
FAPPIANO (USA)
b. 1977 [IC]
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA) b. 1970 [BC]
KILLALOE (USA) b. 1970
GANA FACIL (USA)
ch. 1981
LE FABULEUX (FR) ch. 1961 [P]
CHAREDI (USA) dkb/br. 1976
TOUSSAUD (USA)*
dkb/br. 1989
EL GRAN SENOR (USA)
b. 1981
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC]
SEX APPEAL (USA) ch. 1970 *
IMAGE OF REALITY (USA)
b. 1976
IN REALITY (USA) b. 1964 [BC]
EDEE'S IMAGE (USA) dkb/br. 1969 *
UNTOUCHED TALENT (USA)
b. 2004
STORM CAT (USA)
br. 1983
STORM BIRD (CAN)
b. 1978
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC]
SOUTH OCEAN (CAN) b. 1967 *
TERLINGUA (USA)
ch. 1976
SECRETARIAT (USA) ch. 1970 [IC]
CRIMSON SAINT (USA) ch. 1969 *
PARADE QUEEN (USA)
b. 1994
A.P. INDY (USA)
dkb/br. 1989 [IC]
SEATTLE SLEW (USA) br. 1974 [BC]
WEEKEND SURPRISE (USA) b. 1980 *
SPANISH PARADE (USA)
dkb/br. 1988
ROBERTO (USA) b. 1969 [C]
NIJIT (USA) b. 1977
courtesy of Pedigree Query
$435,000 colt tops Bodemeister offerings during Day 1 of OBS March sale title=
Bodemeister

$435,000 colt tops Bodemeister offerings during Day 1 of OBS March sale

Bodemeister led all first-crop sires represented with a sales average of $245,000 during the first day of the March 15-16 OBS March Sale of Selected Sale of 2-year-olds in Training...

[read more]

Big figures for Bodemeister at F-T Florida Sale title=
Bodemeister

Big figures for Bodemeister at F-T Florida Sale

Bodemeister, whose first crop are 2-year-olds of 2016, led all first-year sires by average with more than one horse sold at Wednesday’s Fasig-Tipton Florida Sale...

[read more]

Bodemeister filly brings $215K during Day 1 of F-T Yearling sale title=
Bodemeister

Bodemeister filly brings $215K during Day 1 of F-T Yearling sale

A $215,000 filly from the first crop of Bodemeister became one of the top-priced offerings during the first day of the Oct.19-22 Fasig-Tipton Kentucky Fall Yearlings sale...

[read more]

Bodemeister has top colt at Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale title=
Bodemeister

Bodemeister has top colt at Fasig-Tipton Midlantic sale

First-year sire Bodemeister had the top-selling colt at the Oct. 6 Fasig-Tipton Midlantic Yearling sale, a $190,000 juvenile consigned by Dark Hollow Farm...

[read more]

Bodemeister Public Foal Gallery

Printable forms

Electronic Mare Submission

General Information
Name: (required)
Email: (required)
Phone: (required)
Organization:
Street Address:
City / State / Zip:
Comments:
Stallion(s) of interest:
Artie Schiller
Bellamy Road
Bodemeister
Carpe Diem
Colonel John
Commissioner
Congrats
Constitution
Daredevil
Distorted Humor
Drosselmeyer
Fed Biz
Gemologist
More Than Ready
Overanalyze
Paynter
Pioneerof the Nile
Revolutionary
Sidney's Candy
Speightstown
Super Saver
Take Charge Indy
Tiznow

Download Printable forms

Mare Information
Mare Name: (required)
Age:
Sire:
Dam:
Status:
Previous Year Covering Sire:
Boarding Farm:
Produce History:
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