Drosselmeyer

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Distorted Humor - Golden Ballet,
by
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
  • Multiple Grade 1 winner of $3,728,170
  • First crop son worked :10.1 at OBS breeze show - sold for $425,000
  • First crop son brings 100,000 Euros at Goffs Breeze Up (top 5 colt in sale)
  • America’s Leading Money Winner of 2011
  • Highest rated horse in the world on dirt in 2011 by World Thoroughbred Rankings
  • Joins A.P. Indy as only Belmont/Breeders’ Cup Classic winners
  • On the board in seven stakes, six Graded
  • Six-length debut winner at a mile at Churchill at two
  • $600,000 sales yearling, out of G1 winner Golden Ballet
  • First yearlings include $300,000 & $280,000 colts, $225,000 filly
  • Covered 118 mares in 2014

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

Drosselmeyer has covered at least 118 mares every year 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. First two-year-olds race in 2015.

"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 sires one of top 2YOs at Goffs title=
Drosselmeyer

Drosselmeyer sires one of top 2YOs at Goffs

Two-year-olds by freshman sire Drosselmeyer continued to show strong international appeal, as one of his first-crop juveniles sold for 100,000 Euros, top five among all colts at the Goffs Breeze Up Sale on May 22nd...

[read more]

Drosselmeyer juvenile brings $140,000 at OBS title=

Drosselmeyer juvenile brings $140,000 at OBS

After working a spectacular quarter in :21.1 on April 13th, a colt from the first crop by Drosselmeyer sold for $140,000 on April 21st, opening day of the OBS Spring Sale...

[read more]

Strong KEESEP results for Drosselmeyer
Drosselmeyer

Strong KEESEP results for Drosselmeyer

A pair of first-crop offerings by Drosselmeyer bringing $225,000 and $150,000 in the early sessions of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

[read more]

Drosselmeyer colt brings $300,000 at Fasig-Tipton Saratoga sale title=
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Drosselmeyer

Drosselmeyer colt brings $300,000 at Fasig-Tipton Saratoga sale

Drosselmeyer's $300,000 colt during day one of the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Selected Yearlings sale set a new high-water mark for a juvenile from the first crop of the WinStar stallion...

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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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Hold Me Back
More Than Ready
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  • Multiple Grade 1 winner of $3,728,170
  • First crop son worked :10.1 at OBS breeze show - sold for $425,000
  • First crop son brings 100,000 Euros at Goffs Breeze Up (top 5 colt in sale)
  • America’s Leading Money Winner of 2011
  • Highest rated horse in the world on dirt in 2011 by World Thoroughbred Rankings
  • Joins A.P. Indy as only Belmont/Breeders’ Cup Classic winners
  • On the board in seven stakes, six Graded
  • Six-length debut winner at a mile at Churchill at two
  • $600,000 sales yearling, out of G1 winner Golden Ballet
  • First yearlings include $300,000 & $280,000 colts, $225,000 filly
  • Covered 118 mares in 2014

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

Drosselmeyer has covered at least 118 mares every year 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. First two-year-olds race in 2015.

"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 sires one of top 2YOs at Goffs title=
Drosselmeyer

Drosselmeyer sires one of top 2YOs at Goffs

Two-year-olds by freshman sire Drosselmeyer continued to show strong international appeal, as one of his first-crop juveniles sold for 100,000 Euros, top five among all colts at the Goffs Breeze Up Sale on May 22nd...

[read more]

Drosselmeyer juvenile brings $140,000 at OBS title=

Drosselmeyer juvenile brings $140,000 at OBS

After working a spectacular quarter in :21.1 on April 13th, a colt from the first crop by Drosselmeyer sold for $140,000 on April 21st, opening day of the OBS Spring Sale...

[read more]

Strong KEESEP results for Drosselmeyer
Drosselmeyer

Strong KEESEP results for Drosselmeyer

A pair of first-crop offerings by Drosselmeyer bringing $225,000 and $150,000 in the early sessions of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

[read more]

Drosselmeyer colt brings $300,000 at Fasig-Tipton Saratoga sale title=
 - 
Drosselmeyer

Drosselmeyer colt brings $300,000 at Fasig-Tipton Saratoga sale

Drosselmeyer's $300,000 colt during day one of the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Selected Yearlings sale set a new high-water mark for a juvenile from the first crop of the WinStar stallion...

[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
Colonel John
Congrats
Distorted Humor
Drosselmeyer
Gemologist
Hold Me Back
More Than Ready
Overanalyze
Paynter
Pioneerof the Nile
Revolutionary
Sidney's Candy
Speightstown
Super Saver
Take Charge Indy
Tiznow
U S Ranger
Mare Information
Mare Name: (required)
Age:
Sire:
Dam:
Status:
Previous Year Covering Sire:
Boarding Farm:
Produce History:
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