Gun Runner Tops Stallion Roster at Three Chimneys
Gunman , the top first-season stallion for 2021 and currently the top second-season stallion for 2022, heads a group of six horses including the 2023 stallion list at Three Chimneys Ranch. Three Chimneys has announced Gun Runner’s contribution fee is private, but after the success of his first two crops – an achievement some observers say is unprecedented for a young stallion – he will likely command one of the highest charges in Central Kentucky.
He received an advertising fee of $125,000 this year after standing at $50,000 in 2021.
A 9-year-old son of Candy Ride and Horse of the Year 2017, Gun Runner is the current leading black horse breed by percentage. In 2022 alone, he became the owner of 11 winning horses, 25 stallions, 10 ranked 1s and 8 graded winners, of which six won the crop. firstly.
Among his senior performers this year is Preakness Stakes (G1) winner Vote early ; Taiba winner of Runhappy Santa Anita Derby (G1) and Pennsylvania Derby (G1); Cyberknife , winner of the Arkansas Derby (G1) and TVG.com Haskell Stakes (G1); and Society Front-runner salesman in Cotillion Stakes (G1).
Gun Runner’s other children include Gunite 2021 Share of Hope (G1) winners, and Echo Zulu , a three-time 1st grader and champion last season. Both won in quick time this year.
Taiba, Cyberknife and Echo Zulu take to the board in Breeders ‘Cup races at Keeneland last weekend.
With her progeny also doing well, the stallion Three Chimneys Sharp Azteca price increase from $5,000 to a 2023 advertising fee of $15,000, grandstands and nurses. As the freshman lead in winners with 30, he also picked three stake winners and six stake performers, including the Iowa-bred speedster and Breeders’ Cup competitors Tyler tribe .
Chimney trident fee
|Stallion||2023 Fee||2022 Fees|
|Palace Malice||$7,500||12,500 dollars|
|Sky Mesa||$10,000||12,500 dollars|