not "Rare News", she's
Just A Rumor.
This beautiful filly by Rare News, si 92, out of
Band of Azure, si 98, is big, well-made,
strong and classy. She has good bone and a lot of muscle. Rumor has not only
a big hip, but a powerful forearm and shoulder. She has the prettiest face.
Everything with Rumor seems to fit -- it all goes together beautifully.
Just A Rumor is from the second foal crop of her sire,
Rare News (by
Down Dash). She is the fourth foal out of her
dam Charlys Ragtime Band (a race winning and 100% ROM producer from two foals to start).
Her second dam,
Its Gotta Be Charley,
si 105 (by Too Tidy) is a
stakes winner with a record
of 7 wins, 2
seconds and 1 third from 11 starts in Quarter
She won the Idaho
Derby and was a
Derby. From one of her two foals
to race earned a
Third dam, Town
Of Plenty, si 86 (by
Town, si 100)
was a race winner and a
She was dam of
race, all winners, all
dam, Fair Nola TB
(by Colonel Mack, son
Princequillo) was a
four-time race winner
races. Fair Nola was dam of five horses to race, 3
"RUMOR" is going to be an outstanding
She has the blood, the conformation and hopefully
the heart to be a something
special. Rumor is
steady with a willing
and curious disposition
-- but she can explode with
tremendous speed when she takes off. She moves beautifully. If she is anything like
and two brothers, Just A Rumor will
be easy to train and very hard
A Rumor is offered for sale as a race prospect. We really believe she has
the conformation, speed, attitude and genetics to be a very good runner. Because
her success on the track would do a lot for her sire and dam (both horses that
we want to see her get a chance to race before going on to another career. She
is priced at
$6,500 $5,000 and sells with a
FREE 2008 breeding (for an approved mare)
to promising young sire Rare News, si 92.
Contact us with questions or for more information.
New photos above taken
April 27, 2008, in Emmett, Idaho, by Nick Dinnell.
Just A Rumor has been purchased as a race prospect by a small group of
horsemen in the Boise, Idaho area. She will race for them in 2008.
Congratulations to her new owners -- we hope to see you in the Winner's
Above photos taken in July &
Above photos taken July 13, 2007.
Speedhorse Races, Gold & Silver Cup
Rocky Mountain Classic, Iowa
Double Gold, Beehive,
Kansas Jackpot, Northern Plains Futurity.
taken July 13, 2007.
The sorrel filly,
Mozy, is Rumor's best friend -- they are both
16 months old in these photos.
Above photos taken May 9,
Two above photos taken on April 8, 2007.
Rumor on top of the dirt pile, April 16, 2007;
Looking back, May 9, 2007.
photos of Rumor taken in March 2007, 12-months of age.
The above photos of a
thick-coated, muddy, yearling Rumor
was taken January 27, 2007.
taken in June, July &
Rumor & Charly, July 31
& August 9, 2006.
Photos above taken
April 11,12 & 14, 2006.
Just A Rumor is 2 weeks
May 4, 2006.