Take Charge Indy

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A.P. Indy - Take Charge Lady,
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World's Most Exciting G1 Dirt Pedigree

The only Grade 1-winning millionaire by A.P. Indy to enter stud six years running, Take Charge Indy offers unparalleled opportunity for performance and pedigree in a young stallion.

A Graded stakes performer every year he raced, Take Charge Indy has ranked near the top of his class for three straight years.

Take Charge Indy - World's Most Exciting G1 Dirt Pedigree
Take Charge Indy Overview

  • No. 1 Third-Crop Sire of 2019 with more than $4.4 million in progeny earnings
  • Leading runners in 2019 include LONG RANGE TODDY ($918,559), winner of the Rebel S. [G2], third in the Ohio Derby [G3] and Southwest S. [G3], and runner-up in the Smarty Jones S. at three; Everfast, second in the Preakness S. [G1]; multiple Graded stakes-placed Motion Emotion; stakes winner and Graded stakes-placed colt POLE SETTER, etc.
  • No. 2 Second-Crop Sire of 2018 with progeny earnings of $4.77 million; No. 1 by stakes winners with 10
  • 2018 racing: Black type winners led by NOBLE INDY, winner of the Louisiana Derby [G2], TAKE CHARGE PAULA, winner of the Forward Gal. S. [G3], four-time stakes winner SPLIT TIME, two-time stakes winner LONG RANGE TODDY, etc.
  • One of only three First-Crop Sires of 2017 to have progeny earnings in excess of $1 million
  • G1-winning millionaire who was a Graded performer from ages two to four and ranked near the top of his class for three straight years; retired with $1.1 million in earnings
  • Racing career: at 2, won debut by 6 1/2-lengths, placed in Arlington-Washington Futurity [G3]; at 3, won $1 million Florida Derby [G1], second in Clark H. [G1] against older horses; at 4, won Alysheba S. [G2] on Derby Day at Churchill Downs.
  • By Hall of Fame Champion and today's top sire of sires A.P. Indy, whose sons have sired over 500 stakes winners, including winners of the Kentucky Derby [G1] and Kentucky Oaks [G1]
  • Out of three-time G1 winner & Broodmare of the Year TAKE CHARGE LADY, also the dam of 3YO Eclipse Champion Will Take Charge and the granddam of of Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies [G1] winner Take Charge Brandi

Take Charge Indy has both Northern Dancer and Mr. Prospector on the dam's side, like A.P. Indy's best male line representatives, Malibu Moon and Tapit.

A superb looking individual, no less an observer than Elliott Walden spoke of his look-alike appearance to his sire: 
"When I first went to see him, I thought I was looking at A.P. Indy himself."

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3nd Earnings
2 4 1 1(1) 0 $112,500
3 5 1(1) 2(1) 1(1) $709,324
4 5 1(1) 1(1) 1(1) $281,672
Totals 14 3(2) 4(2) 2(2) $1,103,496

Won at 2

  • A maiden special weight race at Arlington Park (6f, by 6 ½, defeating Ville, My Samurai, Burn the Mortgage, and Stonemason)

2nd at 2

  • Arlington-Washington Futurity S. (G3, 8f, to Shared Property, defeating Motor City, No Spin, Hogy, Ville, Saturday Lunch, Twelve Hundred, Fairy Cat, Heiko, Danger Storm, Priceless Storm, and Squid)

Won at 3

  • Florida Derby (G1, 9f, defeating Reveron, Union Rags, El Padrino, Neck ‘n Neck, Fort Loudon, News Pending, and Z Camelot)

2nd at 3

  • Clark H. (G1, 9f, to Shackleford by a length, defeating Bourbon Courage, Lunar Victory, Mission Impazible, Cease, Stealcase, Fast Falcon, Eye of the Leopard)

3rd at 3

  • Fayette S. at Keeneland (9f, to Newsdad, Nikki's Sandcastle, defeating Salto (IRE), Middie, Photo Shoot, Guys Reward, Eye of the Leopard, Golden Yank, Twinspired)

Won at 4

  • Alysheba S. at Churchill Downs (G2, 8 1/2f, by 6 lengths, 109 Beyer, defeating Hymn Book, Bourbon Courage, Laugh Track, Macho Macho, Patrioticandproud, Richard's Kid, Cyber Secret, Right to Vote)

2nd at 4

  • Skip Away S. at Gulfstream Park(G3, 9 1/2f, to Cigar Street. defeating Pants On Fire, Golden Ticket, Eldaafer, Al Qasr, Gourmet Dinner, Where's the Baby, O'Prado Again)

3rd at 4

  • Donn H. (G1, 9f, to Graydar, Bourbon Courage, defeating Flat Out, Csaba, Pool Play, Fast Falcon, Ducduc, Citrus Kid, Ultimate Eagle)

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

A.P. INDY (USA)
dkb/br. 1989 [IC]
SEATTLE SLEW (USA)
br. 1974 [BC]
BOLD REASONING (USA)
dkb/br. 1968
BOLDNESIAN (USA) b. 1963
REASON TO EARN (USA) b. 1963
MY CHARMER (USA)*
b. 1969
POKER (USA) b. 1963
FAIR CHARMER (USA) ch. 1959
WEEKEND SURPRISE (USA)*
b. 1980
SECRETARIAT (USA)
ch. 1970 [IC]
  BOLD RULER (USA) br. 1954 [BI]
SOMETHINGROYAL (USA) b. 1952 *
LASSIE DEAR (USA)*
b. 1974
BUCKPASSER (USA) b. 1963 [C]
GAY MISSILE (USA) b. 1967
TAKE CHARGE LADY (USA)
b. 1999
DEHERE (USA)
b. 1991
DEPUTY MINISTER (CAN)
b. 1979
VICE REGENT (CAN) ch. 1967
MINT COPY (CAN) dkb/br. 1970
SISTER DOT (USA)
b. 1985
SECRETARIAT (USA)   ch. 1970 [IC]
SWORD GAME (USA) dkb/br. 1976
FELICITA (USA)
gr/r. 1994
RUBIANO (USA)
gr. 1987
FAPPIANO (USA) b. 1977 [IC]
RUBY SLIPPERS (USA) gr. 1982 *
GRAND BONHEUR (USA)
ch. 1979
BLUSHING GROOM (FR) ch. 1974 [BC]
DIRECTOR (USA) ch. 1965

courtesy of Pedigree Query

Take Charge Indy News

Take Charge Indy returns home to stand at WinStar Farm in 2020 title=
Take Charge Indy

Take Charge Indy returns home to stand at WinStar Farm in 2020

WinStar Farm has initiated the process to return Take Charge Indy to the United States for the 2020 breeding season...

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Korea Racing Authority purchases Take Charge Indy

Korea Racing Authority purchases Take Charge Indy

Florida Derby (G1) winner & millionaire Take Charge Indy has been purchased by Korea Racing Authority (KRA) and will stand stud in South Korea in 2017...

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New high for Take Charge Indy Thursday at Keeneland title=
Take Charge Indy

New high for Take Charge Indy Thursday at Keeneland

Take Charge Indy's $180,000 colt purchased by Shelby Stables represented a personal best for the first-crop stallion during Thursday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

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Take Charge Indy's first F-T Saratoga yearling sells for $170K title=

Take Charge Indy's first F-T Saratoga yearling sells for $170K

The first yearling from the initial crop of Take Charge Indy to go through the ring during the Monday session of the Aug. 8-9 Fasig Tipton Saratoga Yearling Sale hammered for $170,000...

[read more]

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  • No. 1 Third-Crop Sire of 2019 with more than $4.4 million in progeny earnings
  • Leading runners in 2019 include LONG RANGE TODDY ($918,559), winner of the Rebel S. [G2], third in the Ohio Derby [G3] and Southwest S. [G3], and runner-up in the Smarty Jones S. at three; Everfast, second in the Preakness S. [G1]; multiple Graded stakes-placed Motion Emotion; stakes winner and Graded stakes-placed colt POLE SETTER, etc.
  • No. 2 Second-Crop Sire of 2018 with progeny earnings of $4.77 million; No. 1 by stakes winners with 10
  • 2018 racing: Black type winners led by NOBLE INDY, winner of the Louisiana Derby [G2], TAKE CHARGE PAULA, winner of the Forward Gal. S. [G3], four-time stakes winner SPLIT TIME, two-time stakes winner LONG RANGE TODDY, etc.
  • One of only three First-Crop Sires of 2017 to have progeny earnings in excess of $1 million
  • G1-winning millionaire who was a Graded performer from ages two to four and ranked near the top of his class for three straight years; retired with $1.1 million in earnings
  • Racing career: at 2, won debut by 6 1/2-lengths, placed in Arlington-Washington Futurity [G3]; at 3, won $1 million Florida Derby [G1], second in Clark H. [G1] against older horses; at 4, won Alysheba S. [G2] on Derby Day at Churchill Downs.
  • By Hall of Fame Champion and today's top sire of sires A.P. Indy, whose sons have sired over 500 stakes winners, including winners of the Kentucky Derby [G1] and Kentucky Oaks [G1]
  • Out of three-time G1 winner & Broodmare of the Year TAKE CHARGE LADY, also the dam of 3YO Eclipse Champion Will Take Charge and the granddam of of Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies [G1] winner Take Charge Brandi

Take Charge Indy has both Northern Dancer and Mr. Prospector on the dam's side, like A.P. Indy's best male line representatives, Malibu Moon and Tapit.

A superb looking individual, no less an observer than Elliott Walden spoke of his look-alike appearance to his sire: 
"When I first went to see him, I thought I was looking at A.P. Indy himself."

Age Starts 1st 2nd 3nd Earnings
2 4 1 1(1) 0 $112,500
3 5 1(1) 2(1) 1(1) $709,324
4 5 1(1) 1(1) 1(1) $281,672
Totals 14 3(2) 4(2) 2(2) $1,103,496

Won at 2

  • A maiden special weight race at Arlington Park (6f, by 6 ½, defeating Ville, My Samurai, Burn the Mortgage, and Stonemason)

2nd at 2

  • Arlington-Washington Futurity S. (G3, 8f, to Shared Property, defeating Motor City, No Spin, Hogy, Ville, Saturday Lunch, Twelve Hundred, Fairy Cat, Heiko, Danger Storm, Priceless Storm, and Squid)

Won at 3

  • Florida Derby (G1, 9f, defeating Reveron, Union Rags, El Padrino, Neck ‘n Neck, Fort Loudon, News Pending, and Z Camelot)

2nd at 3

  • Clark H. (G1, 9f, to Shackleford by a length, defeating Bourbon Courage, Lunar Victory, Mission Impazible, Cease, Stealcase, Fast Falcon, Eye of the Leopard)

3rd at 3

  • Fayette S. at Keeneland (9f, to Newsdad, Nikki's Sandcastle, defeating Salto (IRE), Middie, Photo Shoot, Guys Reward, Eye of the Leopard, Golden Yank, Twinspired)

Won at 4

  • Alysheba S. at Churchill Downs (G2, 8 1/2f, by 6 lengths, 109 Beyer, defeating Hymn Book, Bourbon Courage, Laugh Track, Macho Macho, Patrioticandproud, Richard's Kid, Cyber Secret, Right to Vote)

2nd at 4

  • Skip Away S. at Gulfstream Park(G3, 9 1/2f, to Cigar Street. defeating Pants On Fire, Golden Ticket, Eldaafer, Al Qasr, Gourmet Dinner, Where's the Baby, O'Prado Again)

3rd at 4

  • Donn H. (G1, 9f, to Graydar, Bourbon Courage, defeating Flat Out, Csaba, Pool Play, Fast Falcon, Ducduc, Citrus Kid, Ultimate Eagle)

Printable Pedigree

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Generational Pedigree

A.P. INDY (USA)
dkb/br. 1989 [IC]
SEATTLE SLEW (USA)
br. 1974 [BC]
BOLD REASONING (USA)
dkb/br. 1968
BOLDNESIAN (USA) b. 1963
REASON TO EARN (USA) b. 1963
MY CHARMER (USA)*
b. 1969
POKER (USA) b. 1963
FAIR CHARMER (USA) ch. 1959
WEEKEND SURPRISE (USA)*
b. 1980
SECRETARIAT (USA)
ch. 1970 [IC]
  BOLD RULER (USA) br. 1954 [BI]
SOMETHINGROYAL (USA) b. 1952 *
LASSIE DEAR (USA)*
b. 1974
BUCKPASSER (USA) b. 1963 [C]
GAY MISSILE (USA) b. 1967
TAKE CHARGE LADY (USA)
b. 1999
DEHERE (USA)
b. 1991
DEPUTY MINISTER (CAN)
b. 1979
VICE REGENT (CAN) ch. 1967
MINT COPY (CAN) dkb/br. 1970
SISTER DOT (USA)
b. 1985
SECRETARIAT (USA)   ch. 1970 [IC]
SWORD GAME (USA) dkb/br. 1976
FELICITA (USA)
gr/r. 1994
RUBIANO (USA)
gr. 1987
FAPPIANO (USA) b. 1977 [IC]
RUBY SLIPPERS (USA) gr. 1982 *
GRAND BONHEUR (USA)
ch. 1979
BLUSHING GROOM (FR) ch. 1974 [BC]
DIRECTOR (USA) ch. 1965

courtesy of Pedigree Query
Take Charge Indy returns home to stand at WinStar Farm in 2020 title=
Take Charge Indy

Take Charge Indy returns home to stand at WinStar Farm in 2020

WinStar Farm has initiated the process to return Take Charge Indy to the United States for the 2020 breeding season...

[read more]

Korea Racing Authority purchases Take Charge Indy

Korea Racing Authority purchases Take Charge Indy

Florida Derby (G1) winner & millionaire Take Charge Indy has been purchased by Korea Racing Authority (KRA) and will stand stud in South Korea in 2017...

[read more]

New high for Take Charge Indy Thursday at Keeneland title=
Take Charge Indy

New high for Take Charge Indy Thursday at Keeneland

Take Charge Indy's $180,000 colt purchased by Shelby Stables represented a personal best for the first-crop stallion during Thursday's session of the Keeneland September Yearling sale...

[read more]

Take Charge Indy's first F-T Saratoga yearling sells for $170K title=

Take Charge Indy's first F-T Saratoga yearling sells for $170K

The first yearling from the initial crop of Take Charge Indy to go through the ring during the Monday session of the Aug. 8-9 Fasig Tipton Saratoga Yearling Sale hammered for $170,000...

[read more]

Take Charge Indy Public Progeny

Take Charge Indy print

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More Than Ready
Outwork
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Speightstown
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