- 2020 racing: CELTIC STRIKER, 19 1/2-length winner of the $80,000 Easy Goer S., BANGO, winner of the $75,000 Animal Kingdom S., McKale, placed in the San Carlos S. [G2], Zusha, placed in the $200,000 Santa Monica S. [G2] and $200,000 La Canada S. [G3], TIO GANGUE, runner-up in a G3 in Puerto Rico, O Seraphina, runner-up in the $150,000 Martha Washington S., NAKED AVENGER, placed in the $100,000 Bouwerie S., Last Judgment, placed in the $100,000 Big Drama S., Lykan, placed in the $100,000 Bachelor S. and $90,000 Gazebo S., Glorious Tribute, placed in the Queenston S., Honeymoonz Over, placed in the Oak Tree Sprint S., etc.
- 2019 racing: $350,000 Holy Bull S. [G2] winner HARVEY WALLBANGER; $300,000 Kelso H. [G2] winner PAT ON THE BACK; $200,000 Caress S. winner MOMINOU; $150,000 Joseph A. Gimma S. winner, 2YO filly NAKED AVENGER; G1 winner in Puerto Rico, TIO GANGUE; Bayakoa S. [G3] runner-up Zusha; G3-placed JUPITER GOLD (AUS); stakes-placed Olympic Village, Amaluna, Americo's Song, Free Cover, 2YO Snow Man, etc.
- A Top 10 Sire by winners for the last 5 years—Top 5 in three of those years.
- $63 million in earnings, 98 black type horses & 37 black type winners, 4 G1 winners to date—including 2YOs WICKEDLY PERFECT & TURBULENT DESCENT
- Other top performers include: HAVEYOUGONEAWAY [G1], EMMA'S ENCORE [G1], VENUS VALENTINE [G2], FOREVER DARLING [G2], BUEN VIAJE [G2], POLAR RIVER [G3], JACARANDA [G3], etc.
- The only champion freshman sire by legendary sire of sires A.P. INDY
- A.P. Indy's Proven Value Sire: more winners from 2015 to 2019—588—than other A.P. Indy sons Malibu Moon, Bernardini, Flatter, Mineshaft, etc.
Congrats bred more mares than any stallion in the nation his first year in Kentucky (205), and his ensuing CI (2.71) and CPI (4.30) were among the very best in his fee range. His leading runners to date are the millionaire and multiple Grade 1-winning filly Turbulent Descent and 2-year-old G1 winner Wickedly Perfect.
A perennial producer of top-class runners, Congrats has been a Top 10 Sire by number of individual winners for the last five years and even ranking in the top 5 for three of those years. In 2019, he finished fourth on TDN's North American sire list with 166 winners. Among other A.P. Indy sons, no sire has had more winners in the last 5 years combined.
Progeny by Congrats continue to be sought after, including 2-year-olds who have sold for $1,700,000, $725,000, $385,000, etc. in the last few years. The future continues to be bright.
"Outstanding sire."—John Sparkman in Blood-Horse
"Year in and year out Congrats has proven himself as a sire of an impressive number of winners. He is an especially enticing option in programs with lucrative state-bred awards. Congrats is a proven value for mares to find success and get their progeny to the winner’s circle." —Chris Knehr