Take Charge Indy

Fee: $17,500 S&N
A.P. Indy - Take Charge Lady,
by
Dehere, 2009 dkb/br

World's Most Exciting G1 Dirt Pedigree

The only Grade 1-winning millionaire by A.P. Indy to enter stud two 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 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
  • A G1-winning millionaire who was a Graded performer from 2 to 4 and ranked near the top of his class for 3 straight years
  • At 2: Won debut by 6 1/2 lengths, placed in the Arlington-Washington Futurity [G3], weighted at 113 on the Experimental - two lbs. above Champion I'll Have Another
  • At 3: Front-running winner of the $1 million Florida Derby [G1] over future Classic winner Union Rags; 2nd-place finisher in the Clark H. [G1] to classic winner SHACKLEFORD
  • At 4: Won Alysheba S. [G2] on KY Derby weekend with the best Beyer Speed Figure of 2013 at 8 1/2 furlongs - 109
  • 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 & 2013 Broodmare of the Year TAKE CHARGE LADY, also the dam of 2013 3YO Eclipse Champion Will Take Charge and the granddam of of 2014 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies [G1] winner TAKE CHARGE BRANDI
  • Bred 151 mares in 2015 and 296 overall in first two books. First crop are yearlings in 2016

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. Take Charge Indy's first foals arrived in 2015, and his first yearlings will be seen during the 2016 auction season.

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: Fasig-Tipton July Sale preview title=
Take Charge Indy

Take Charge Indy: Fasig-Tipton July Sale preview

Grade 1-winning millionaire Take Charge Indy will be represented by three horses from his first crop cataloged in the Fasig-Tipton July yearling sale...

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G1 winner Take Charge Indy’s first foal is a filly title=

G1 winner Take Charge Indy’s first foal is a filly

WinStar Farm’s Take Charge Indy, the regally-bred Grade 1-winning millionaire by A.P. Indy, sired his first reported foal on Monday, Jan. 5th when a dark bay or brown filly was born at Royal Thoroughbreds in Freedom, NY...

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KTOBA honors dam of Take Charge Indy
Take Charge Indy

KTOBA honors dam of Take Charge Indy

Take Charge Lady, the dam of first-year WinStar Farm stallion Take Charge Indy was honored as 2013 Broodmare of the Year by the KTOBA...

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1st mares confirmed in foal for 3 freshmen

1st mares confirmed in foal for 3 freshmen

WinStar Farm has reported its trio of first-year, Grade 1-winning stallions Paynter, Take Charge Indy, and Overanalyze have all had their first respective mares confirmed in foal...

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  • A G1-winning millionaire who was a Graded performer from 2 to 4 and ranked near the top of his class for 3 straight years
  • At 2: Won debut by 6 1/2 lengths, placed in the Arlington-Washington Futurity [G3], weighted at 113 on the Experimental - two lbs. above Champion I'll Have Another
  • At 3: Front-running winner of the $1 million Florida Derby [G1] over future Classic winner Union Rags; 2nd-place finisher in the Clark H. [G1] to classic winner SHACKLEFORD
  • At 4: Won Alysheba S. [G2] on KY Derby weekend with the best Beyer Speed Figure of 2013 at 8 1/2 furlongs - 109
  • 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 & 2013 Broodmare of the Year TAKE CHARGE LADY, also the dam of 2013 3YO Eclipse Champion Will Take Charge and the granddam of of 2014 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies [G1] winner TAKE CHARGE BRANDI
  • Bred 151 mares in 2015 and 296 overall in first two books. First crop are yearlings in 2016

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. Take Charge Indy's first foals arrived in 2015, and his first yearlings will be seen during the 2016 auction season.

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: Fasig-Tipton July Sale preview title=
Take Charge Indy

Take Charge Indy: Fasig-Tipton July Sale preview

Grade 1-winning millionaire Take Charge Indy will be represented by three horses from his first crop cataloged in the Fasig-Tipton July yearling sale...

[read more]

G1 winner Take Charge Indy’s first foal is a filly title=

G1 winner Take Charge Indy’s first foal is a filly

WinStar Farm’s Take Charge Indy, the regally-bred Grade 1-winning millionaire by A.P. Indy, sired his first reported foal on Monday, Jan. 5th when a dark bay or brown filly was born at Royal Thoroughbreds in Freedom, NY...

[read more]

KTOBA honors dam of Take Charge Indy
Take Charge Indy

KTOBA honors dam of Take Charge Indy

Take Charge Lady, the dam of first-year WinStar Farm stallion Take Charge Indy was honored as 2013 Broodmare of the Year by the KTOBA...

[read more]

1st mares confirmed in foal for 3 freshmen

1st mares confirmed in foal for 3 freshmen

WinStar Farm has reported its trio of first-year, Grade 1-winning stallions Paynter, Take Charge Indy, and Overanalyze have all had their first respective mares confirmed in foal...

[read more]

Take Charge Indy 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:
Dam:
Status:
Previous Year Covering Sire:
Boarding Farm:
Produce History:
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