A Faraway Son on May 22, 2012.
is a nice, big correct colt by Rare News out of
Jess Glass (by Feature Mr Jess).
A Faraway Son is very good looking colt -- a real eye catcher
with his blaze
and white rear socks. He's got a pedigree to match his good looks,
too. We call him "Nick" for our son who is kind of faraway for the
next year or so (in Houston, Texas) serving a mission for our
HIS sire, Rare News,
si 92, is a two-time winning, multiple graded stakes performing (5th
Kindergarten Futurity-G1) son of the great
First Down Dash
with $43,758 in earnings. Rare News
is a stakes and regional champion sire.
Jess Glass, si 82, a race winning daughter of
Feature Mr Jess, si 101, out of
Royal Quick Glass, si 87 (by Champion and All-American Futurity winner Royal Quick Dash, si 101). From 9 starts at Los
Alamitos as a 2-year-old, Jess Glass had one win and one third. She
news's 2ND DAM,
Royal Quick Glass, si 87 (by Royal Quick Dash) is a race winner.
She is a full-sister to
Royal, si 101, $384,961. She's the dam of 7 foals,
5 starters, 5 winners, 5
Wolf Lake, si 97 (by Teller
Cartel), winner at 2, 2011, $26,107, Finalist West Texas
Futurity-G1. Last raced 2012.
Secret Honor, si 99 (by Tres Seis), 2 wins at 2, $18,656, 4th TQHA
Sires Cup Futurity-RG2.
Royal Fast Woman, si 93 (by Heza
Fast Man), winner at 2 and 3, $11,614.
Quick Flying Glass, si 87 (by
Strawfly Special), winner at 2, $10,418.
Jess Glass, si 82 (by Feature Mr
Jess), see above.
3rd dam, the late
Glass, is an outstanding mare in
si 101 (by Streakin Six) is a multiple stakes winner and Superior
Race Horse with a record
of 10 wins, 1 2nd, and 2 thirds from
25 starts. She earned $103,777
on the track. Tempered Glass won the QHBC Sophomore Classic-G2 and
the Lowell Dillingham Handicap. She was 2nd in the Las Damas
Handicap (2nd Division)-G1, 3rd Garden Grove H., QHBC Distaff
Classic-G1, 4th Anne Burnett Invitational H.-G1, 5th
Derby-G1, Higheasterjet H.-G3. Tempered Glass was also a Finalist in
the Las Damas H.-G1, QHBC Juvenile
Classic-G1, Horsemen's QHRA
Championship-G1, All American Gold Cup-G1, and Sunland Fall
is also a multiple stakes-producer. She is the dam of 12 foals,
11 to race,
10 ROM, with earnings of $589,014. Her offspring include:
si 101 (by Royal Quick Dash),
winner of Texas Classic Derby-G1, 4th All American
Futurity-G1, 4th Dash For
Cash Futurity-G1, 4th Texas Classic Futurity-G1, 4th Rainbow Derby-G1
Six Dash, si 103 (by Dash For Cash),
$78,083, 3-time stakes winner, Sooner Trailer Mexico Challenge, Paul's Valley
Handicap (870 yards)-G3, and Canterbury Park Distance
Handicap (870 yards)
Eye For The Sixes, si 99 (by Mr Eye Opener), $63,280,
2nd Las Colinas
Stakes, 3rd Rainbow Derby-G1, Finalist
Heritage Place Futurity-G1, Dash For Cash Derby-G1,
New Mexico Derby Challenge-G3. Eye For The Sixes
is the dam of 6 winners, 8 ROM, including the exciting
Eye For Corona, si 99 (by Corona Cartel), $1,100,121,
winner of the 2007 Golden State Million Futurity-G1,
2nd Ed Burke Million Futurity-G1, and 2nd in Los
Al $2 Million Futurity-G1. Eye For Corona was
named 2-Year-Old of the Meet and Top Two-Year-Old
Filly at Los Alamitos, etc. Eye For Corona is the dam of
Eye For FDD, si 84 (by First Down Dash), winner at 2, placed
at 3, 2012, $16,565, 3rd Holiday H., Finalist Los Alamitos
Winter Derby-G1. Last raced 2012.
Quick Glass, si 95, $12,949, 2-time race winner,
Finalist Ford Oklahoma Challenge-G3, Ruidoso Derby-G2,
Quick, 6 wins, $77,478, Superior Race Horse, 2nd
Maple Leaf Derby, last raced 2010;
Six Lady, si 82, winner at 2, $13,663;
Quick Glass, si 88, winner at 3, $11,507, Finalist Budweiser
Royal Quick Glass, si 87 (by Royal
Quick Dash), see above.
Sixes Glass, si 98 (by Stoli), 3
wins at 2, $31,040, Finalist Dash For Cash Futurity-G1
Glass, si 91 (by Eyesa Special), $11,800, race winner
JJ Shot Glass, si 84 (by First
Down Dash), winner at 2, $2,340.
Dash For The Sixes, si 84 (by Dash
For Cash), placed at 2, dam of 6 foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, 5
SIX METER, si 103 (by Meter Me Gone), 6 wins, $69,536,
Superior Race Horse, Mile High Derby-G2,
ntr, 400 yards in 0:19.667, 2nd West/Southwest
Distaff Challenge-G3, Finalist Oklahoma Distaff
Challenge-G3, Albuquerque Spring Derby-G3,
WOW WOW, si 103 (by Flew Bye a Winner), 5 wins, 2 to 5,
2011, $60,771, West/Southwest Hi-Point Aged Mare, Lucille
Rowe Derby, Dolls Prodigy S, 3rd Cherry Creek Futurity-RG3,
Finalist Mile High Futurity-G2, La Mariposa H.-G3,
etc. Last raced 2011.
handsome colt's 4th
Chick Under Glass, si 88 (by Raise Your Glass TB). She is the dam
of 8 foals, 7 to race, 3 winners, 2 stakes winner, 5 ROM with
earnings of $180,954. Her biggest money earner is
si 101, $103,777, multiple stakes winner. Chick Under
Glass is also
dam of Six Under
Glass, si 105 (by
Streakin Six), $41,339, 1st
Heritage Place Derby of Mexico, 2nd Mexico Futurity, Finalist Mexican
National Championship. Six Under Glass is the dam of
Glory Six, si
111 (by Jodys Glory), $82,768, winner of the Mexican QHA Yearling
Sale Futurity and the Easily A Possum
Derby, 2nd Mexican QH
Breeders' Futurity, Mexican QHA Yearling Sale Derby. Chick Under
Glass is also dam of
Cash Under Glass, si 99 (by Dash For Cash), $32,909, Finalist Ruidoso Horse Sale Futurity-RG3, West Texas
A FARAWAY SON is a very nice, very
promising colt. He has an awesome
hip and shoulder, good bone and a lot of muscle -- he is very
striking! He has a
wonderful personality, he loves to race around and play.
Ernie is bold and curious -- and very friendly.
SOLD BY PRIVATE TREATY 4-17-12. A
Faraway Son will go to a good home in Arizona after he is weaned,
where he will grow up to be a race horse. Congratulations to his
Photos above taken
May 22, 2012.
DK News Chick & A Faraway Son race,
May 22, 2012.
just above taken
April 9, 2012.
Photo just above
taken at 5-days-of-age.