Drosselmeyer

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Distorted Humor - Golden Ballet,
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Moscow Ballet, 2007

Distorted Humor’s most accomplished son

The highest rated horse in the world on dirt for 2011, Drosselmeyer retired to stud off a decisive victory in North America's biggest championship event – the $5 million Breeders’ Cup Classic [G1].

American Classic winner at three and the leading money winner of all-time by Champion Sire Distorted Humor, his first progeny have lit up the sales.

Drosselmeyer - Distorted Humor’s most accomplished son<br>
Drosselmeyer Overview
  • Distorted Humor’s most accomplished racehorse ever: A multiple G1 winner of $3,728,170
  • 2016 racing: A top-10 Second-Crop Sire of winners; eight stakes horses, including Grade 1 winner VITO CORLEONE; stakes winners FIND JOY & YUKON BELLE; Grade 1-placed Enologo (BRZ) & Grade 2-placed Kanton (BRZ)
  • American Classic winner at 3 and Breeders’ Cup Classic [G1] winner at 4
  • Among an elite group of only three horses – which includes A.P. INDY – to win the Belmont S. [G1] & Breeders’ Cup Classic [G1], and among an elite group of only 9 horses – which includes AMERICAN PHAROAHSUNDAY SILENCE - ever to win the BC Classic and a Triple Crown race
  • America’s Leading Money Winner of 2011 – $2,927,000 – and that year’s highest-rated horse on dirt in the World Thoroughbred Rankings.
  • First-crop 2-year-old stakes horses include Virtual MachineFind Joy and Copper Cajun
  • 2015 sales: 2YOs include $425,000 colt, $185,000, $150,000 and $140,000 fillies; yearlings up to $150,000
  • $600,000 sales yearling, out of G1 winner Golden Ballet
  • Covered 337 mares from 2013-2015

Drosselmeyer further added his name to an elite roster of just nine horses to win the Breeders' Cup Classic and a Triple Crown race, an honor roll which includes A.P. Indy, Unbridled, Sunday Silence and American Pharoah.

Drosselmeyer has covered 337 mares his first three years at stud. His inaugural two-year-olds include a $425,000 colt purchased by Conquest Stables, $150,000 filly purchased by Haruya Yoshida, $140,000 colt purchased by Alex & JoAnn Lieblong, 100,000 Euros colt purchased by Bhupat Seemar. His first yearlings sold for $300,000, $280,000, $225,000, $190,000, etc. Buyers include Harry & Teresa Meyerhoff, K.K. Eishindo, and Nick Zito. 

"I would give [Drosselmeyer] a real chance to be a stallion."--Ciaran Dunne, consignor of $425,000 Drosselmeyer colt

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 4 1 2 1 $51,970
3 5 2 1 1 $749,200
4 7 2 2 0 $2,927,000
Totals 16 5 5 2 $3,728,170

Won at 2

  • A maiden special weight race at Churchill Downs (8f, by 6, defeating Oldhamburg, Saluting Stormye, Where U At, Rosscat, Jasonfranknbill, Schwartzbewithyou, Mr Red Rock, Screenplay).

Won at 3

  • Belmont S. (G1, 12f, defeating Fly Down, First Dude, Game On Dude, Stay Put, Interactif, Stately Victor, Ice Box, Make Music for Me, Dave in Dixie, Spangled Star, Uptowncharlybrown).
  • An allowance race at Gulfstream Park (9f, defeating Prince Will I Am, Best Actor, No Shenanigans, Stately Victor, Guys Reward, Jet Settin Papa).

2nd at 3

  • Dwyer S. (G2, 9f, to Fly Down, defeating Remand, Soaring Empire, Carnivore, Turf Melody, Codoy).

3rd at 3

  • Louisiana Derby (G2, 9f, to Mission Impazible, A Little Warm, defeating Discreetly Mine, Stay Put, Ron the Greek, The Program, Mister Marti Gras, Fly Down, Wow Wow Wow, Hotep, Island Soul, Backtrack).

Won at 4

  • Breeders' Cup Classic (G1, 10f, defeating Game On Dude, Ruler On Ice, Havre de Grace, Flat Out, So You Think, To Honor and Serve, Ice Box, Rattlesnake Bridge, Uncle Mo, Stay Thirsty, Headache).
  • One Count S (10f, defeating Birdrun, Inherit the Gold, Alma d'Oro, Afleet Again, Edgewater).

2nd at 4

  • Jockey Club Gold Cup S (G1, 10f, to Flat Out, defeating Stay Thirsty, Rodman, A. U. Miner, Birdrun, Ice Box).
  • Brooklyn H (G2, 12f, to Birdrun, defeating Alma d'Oro, Eldaafer, Afleet Again).

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

DISTORTED HUMOR (USA)
ch. 1993
FORTY NINER (USA)
ch. 1985
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)
b. 1970 [BC]
RAISE A NATIVE (USA) ch. 1961 [B]
GOLD DIGGER (USA) b. 1962
FILE (USA)
ch. 1976
TOM ROLFE (USA) b. 1962 [CP]
CONTINUE (USA) dkb/br. 1958 *
DANZIGS BEAUTY (USA)
b. 1987
DANZIG (USA)
dkb/br. 1977 [IC]
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)   b. 1961 [BC]
PAS DE NOM (USA) dkb/br. 1968
SWEETEST CHANT (USA)
b. 1978
MR. LEADER (USA) b. 1966
GAY SONNET (USA) dkb/br. 1969
GOLDEN BALLET (USA)
ch. 1998
MOSCOW BALLET (USA)
b. 1982
NIJINSKY (CAN)
b. 1967 [CS]
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)   b. 1961 [BC]
FLAMING PAGE (CAN) b. 1959 *
MILLICENT (USA)
b. 1969
CORNISH PRINCE (USA) br. 1962
MILAN MILL (USA) b. 1962 *
GOLDEN JEWEL BOX (USA)
b. 1989
SLEW O GOLD (USA)
b. 1980
SEATTLE SLEW (USA) br. 1974 [BC]
ALLUVIAL (USA) ch. 1969 *
MISS STORM BIRD (USA)
ch. 1984
STORM BIRD (CAN) b. 1978
SUN LOVER (USA) gr. 1967

courtesy of Pedigree Query

Drosselmeyer News

Drosselmeyer tallies another stakes winner title=
Drosselmeyer

Drosselmeyer tallies another stakes winner

Top-10 Second Crop Sire Drosselmeyer chalked up his latest stakes winner on Aug. 26 when the 2-year-old filly Yukon Belle won the $50,000 CTHS Sales S...

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Drosselmeyer filly crushes in Saratoga debut title=
Drosselmeyer

Drosselmeyer filly crushes in Saratoga debut

Twist 'n Shout left her foes reeling in a Saratoga maiden special weight contest on Sunday afternoon, cruising to a 7 1/2-length victory..

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Drosselmeyer filly tallies first stakes victory title=
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Drosselmeyer filly tallies first stakes victory

Find Joy found her best stride in the final furlong of Sunday's $50,000 Kent S. at Emerald Downs, powering past Brookys Star for a 1 1/4-length victory...

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Solid debut win for Drosselmeyer filly at Churchill Downs title=
Drosselmeyer

Solid debut win for Drosselmeyer filly at Churchill Downs

Rilla repelled several challenges to her front-running effort Sunday at Churchill Downs, prevailing by three-quarters of a length in a six-furlong maiden special weight contest...

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Alex & JoAnn Lieblong

Hip 64 Sold at Fasig-Tipton Aug. 2014

$300,000

Nick de Meric

Hip 1807 Sold at Keeneland Sept. 2014

$135,000

Kenneth and Sarah Ramsey

Hip 3508 Sold at Keeneland Sept. 2014

$35,000

Bob Feld

Hip 2543 - Sold at Keeneland Sept. 2014

$130,000

Drosselmeyer Public Progeny

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  • Distorted Humor’s most accomplished racehorse ever: A multiple G1 winner of $3,728,170
  • 2016 racing: A top-10 Second-Crop Sire of winners; eight stakes horses, including Grade 1 winner VITO CORLEONE; stakes winners FIND JOY & YUKON BELLE; Grade 1-placed Enologo (BRZ) & Grade 2-placed Kanton (BRZ)
  • American Classic winner at 3 and Breeders’ Cup Classic [G1] winner at 4
  • Among an elite group of only three horses – which includes A.P. INDY – to win the Belmont S. [G1] & Breeders’ Cup Classic [G1], and among an elite group of only 9 horses – which includes AMERICAN PHAROAHSUNDAY SILENCE - ever to win the BC Classic and a Triple Crown race
  • America’s Leading Money Winner of 2011 – $2,927,000 – and that year’s highest-rated horse on dirt in the World Thoroughbred Rankings.
  • First-crop 2-year-old stakes horses include Virtual MachineFind Joy and Copper Cajun
  • 2015 sales: 2YOs include $425,000 colt, $185,000, $150,000 and $140,000 fillies; yearlings up to $150,000
  • $600,000 sales yearling, out of G1 winner Golden Ballet
  • Covered 337 mares from 2013-2015

Drosselmeyer further added his name to an elite roster of just nine horses to win the Breeders' Cup Classic and a Triple Crown race, an honor roll which includes A.P. Indy, Unbridled, Sunday Silence and American Pharoah.

Drosselmeyer has covered 337 mares his first three years at stud. His inaugural two-year-olds include a $425,000 colt purchased by Conquest Stables, $150,000 filly purchased by Haruya Yoshida, $140,000 colt purchased by Alex & JoAnn Lieblong, 100,000 Euros colt purchased by Bhupat Seemar. His first yearlings sold for $300,000, $280,000, $225,000, $190,000, etc. Buyers include Harry & Teresa Meyerhoff, K.K. Eishindo, and Nick Zito. 

"I would give [Drosselmeyer] a real chance to be a stallion."--Ciaran Dunne, consignor of $425,000 Drosselmeyer colt

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earned
2 4 1 2 1 $51,970
3 5 2 1 1 $749,200
4 7 2 2 0 $2,927,000
Totals 16 5 5 2 $3,728,170

Won at 2

  • A maiden special weight race at Churchill Downs (8f, by 6, defeating Oldhamburg, Saluting Stormye, Where U At, Rosscat, Jasonfranknbill, Schwartzbewithyou, Mr Red Rock, Screenplay).

Won at 3

  • Belmont S. (G1, 12f, defeating Fly Down, First Dude, Game On Dude, Stay Put, Interactif, Stately Victor, Ice Box, Make Music for Me, Dave in Dixie, Spangled Star, Uptowncharlybrown).
  • An allowance race at Gulfstream Park (9f, defeating Prince Will I Am, Best Actor, No Shenanigans, Stately Victor, Guys Reward, Jet Settin Papa).

2nd at 3

  • Dwyer S. (G2, 9f, to Fly Down, defeating Remand, Soaring Empire, Carnivore, Turf Melody, Codoy).

3rd at 3

  • Louisiana Derby (G2, 9f, to Mission Impazible, A Little Warm, defeating Discreetly Mine, Stay Put, Ron the Greek, The Program, Mister Marti Gras, Fly Down, Wow Wow Wow, Hotep, Island Soul, Backtrack).

Won at 4

  • Breeders' Cup Classic (G1, 10f, defeating Game On Dude, Ruler On Ice, Havre de Grace, Flat Out, So You Think, To Honor and Serve, Ice Box, Rattlesnake Bridge, Uncle Mo, Stay Thirsty, Headache).
  • One Count S (10f, defeating Birdrun, Inherit the Gold, Alma d'Oro, Afleet Again, Edgewater).

2nd at 4

  • Jockey Club Gold Cup S (G1, 10f, to Flat Out, defeating Stay Thirsty, Rodman, A. U. Miner, Birdrun, Ice Box).
  • Brooklyn H (G2, 12f, to Birdrun, defeating Alma d'Oro, Eldaafer, Afleet Again).

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

DISTORTED HUMOR (USA)
ch. 1993
FORTY NINER (USA)
ch. 1985
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)
b. 1970 [BC]
RAISE A NATIVE (USA) ch. 1961 [B]
GOLD DIGGER (USA) b. 1962
FILE (USA)
ch. 1976
TOM ROLFE (USA) b. 1962 [CP]
CONTINUE (USA) dkb/br. 1958 *
DANZIGS BEAUTY (USA)
b. 1987
DANZIG (USA)
dkb/br. 1977 [IC]
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)   b. 1961 [BC]
PAS DE NOM (USA) dkb/br. 1968
SWEETEST CHANT (USA)
b. 1978
MR. LEADER (USA) b. 1966
GAY SONNET (USA) dkb/br. 1969
GOLDEN BALLET (USA)
ch. 1998
MOSCOW BALLET (USA)
b. 1982
NIJINSKY (CAN)
b. 1967 [CS]
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN)   b. 1961 [BC]
FLAMING PAGE (CAN) b. 1959 *
MILLICENT (USA)
b. 1969
CORNISH PRINCE (USA) br. 1962
MILAN MILL (USA) b. 1962 *
GOLDEN JEWEL BOX (USA)
b. 1989
SLEW O GOLD (USA)
b. 1980
SEATTLE SLEW (USA) br. 1974 [BC]
ALLUVIAL (USA) ch. 1969 *
MISS STORM BIRD (USA)
ch. 1984
STORM BIRD (CAN) b. 1978
SUN LOVER (USA) gr. 1967

courtesy of Pedigree Query
Drosselmeyer tallies another stakes winner title=
Drosselmeyer

Drosselmeyer tallies another stakes winner

Top-10 Second Crop Sire Drosselmeyer chalked up his latest stakes winner on Aug. 26 when the 2-year-old filly Yukon Belle won the $50,000 CTHS Sales S...

[read more]

Drosselmeyer filly crushes in Saratoga debut title=
Drosselmeyer

Drosselmeyer filly crushes in Saratoga debut

Twist 'n Shout left her foes reeling in a Saratoga maiden special weight contest on Sunday afternoon, cruising to a 7 1/2-length victory..

[read more]

Drosselmeyer filly tallies first stakes victory title=
Drosselmeyer

Drosselmeyer filly tallies first stakes victory

Find Joy found her best stride in the final furlong of Sunday's $50,000 Kent S. at Emerald Downs, powering past Brookys Star for a 1 1/4-length victory...

[read more]

Solid debut win for Drosselmeyer filly at Churchill Downs title=
Drosselmeyer

Solid debut win for Drosselmeyer filly at Churchill Downs

Rilla repelled several challenges to her front-running effort Sunday at Churchill Downs, prevailing by three-quarters of a length in a six-furlong maiden special weight contest...

[read more]

Drosselmeyer Public Progeny

dross-print

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:
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Status:
Previous Year Covering Sire:
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