sire of Decup is three-time champion Rare Form, si
120. Rare Form, a
1989 stallion by The Signature, si 107, and
out of a Dash For Cash mare called
Especially For You, is a multiple stakes winner with earnings of $278,191.
This excellent sorrel horse
was named Champion 3-Year-Old, Champion 3-Year-Old Colt, and Champion 3-Year-Old
Colt in Mexico. He was also a Champion of Champions Finalist.
As a sire, Rare Form has sired
the likes of Joanna Kate, si 104, Champion Aged Mare, $539,084;
Especially Rare, si 113, Champion 3-Year-Old Colt, $348,031; One Rare Bug, si
109, Champion 3-Year-Old Colt, $255,243; and Fabulous Form, si 101, Champion
Filly, $206,334. As of November 2004, Rare Form is the sire of 434
ROM, 76 blacktype horses, 364 winners, and 4 Champions with earnings of $9,380,772,
from nine crops raced.
His record as broodmare sire
is impressive. Rare Form is sire of 139 dams with
103 race age foals, 101 starters, 53 winners, 67 ROM, 15 blacktype horses, with earnings of $1,158,071.
Rare Form's sire, The Signature,
si 107, (by Noholme II) had a record of 11
wins to 4, earnings of $333,473. He set a new track record at Evangeline Downs.
The Signature is sire of 876 foals, 690 starters, 453 winners, 515 ROM, 98
blacktype horses, 7 Champions, with earnings of $11,082,680, from 16 crops
RARE FORM died February 9, 2004 at Bob Moore Farms, where he stood, in
www.bobmoorefarms.com. He slipped in
a pasture, fractured his pelvis and severed an artery.
Circle D Horses is very
pleased to have a daughter of Rare Form in their broodmare band.