An eighth-generation descendant of King Ranch’s foundation sire, OLD SORREL, this horse is the last son of proven King Ranch sire TAQUITO SUGAR and crossed on a daughter of HAIDAS LITTLE PEP.
This stallion was started on King Ranch by Horse Division Manager James Clement, trained by Ben Baldus, and now is back on the ranch as a using horse ready to prove himself as a King Ranch sire. His frozen semen is now available to the public via Four Sixes Ranch.
“El Rey” is descent of the King Ranch running horses DEPTH CHARGE and BOLD VENTURE (Kentucky Derby Winner and producer of ASSAULT, 1946 Triple Crown Winner) providing him with explosive speed.
Sired by TAQUITO SUGAR, a half-brother to COLONEL FRECKLES (NCHA Open Futurity Champion; AQHA Hall of Fame), DOX MOLLY O GRADY ($103,417: NCHA Silver Award), COLONEL REY LENA (NRHA Open Reserve World Champion), etc.
Maternal Grandsire is HAIDAS LITTLE PEP, $425,174: NCHA Open Futurity Reserve Champion; NCHA Open Reserve World Champion. Sire of 629 money-earners, $9,899,853 and earners of 2,622 AQHA points, including SNACKBOX ($203,112: NCHA World Champion Stallion).
Family includes these barrel performers:
- CREDIT TA FAME ($78,281: NBHA World Barrel 1D Champion; 2019 San Angelo Rodeo Barrel Finals and Average Champion, etc.)
- MAKIN YA FAMOUS ($52,599: Ultimate Texas Barrel Classic Futurity 1D Reserve Champion; 3rd Ultimate Texas Barrel Classic Futurity Open Slot Race, etc.)
- BLUE MOON FLING ($36,742: split 5th BFA World Open Barrel Futurity; 3rd San Angelo Rodeo Barrels; BFA World Futurity Future Fortunes Champion, etc.)
- MOON HANKIN MAMA ($22,913: BFA World Barrel Futurity finalist; Victory Farms Futurity Open 1D Futurity Reserve Champion, etc.)
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|Taquito Sugar||CJ Sugar||Son O Sugar||Sugar Bars|
|Christy Jay||Rey Jay|
|Peppys Taquito||Peppy San Badger||Mr San Peppy|
|Tachita Tercera||El Rey Rojo|
|Hidas Pep||Haidas Little Pep||Peppy San Badger||Mr San Peppy|
|Doc’s Haida||Doc Bar|
|Jet Stream Peppy||Mr San Peppy||Leo San|
|Ima Moon Jet||Nonstop Jet|
First foals are 3-years-old of 2022!