THIS NEWS IS ROYAL
is an eye-catching stout, muscular 2007 colt by
Rare News out of
This Babe is Royal (by Champion
This Snow is Royal). This News
is Royal ("Newser") is correct, has good bone, a big hip, a kind eye
and a lot of shoulder. He shows a lot of intelligence and
determination. He is very curious and friendly.
This News is Royal
has a blazed face, flaxen mane and tail, and two rear stockings.
He's strong, very quick, athletic, and bold.
This News Is Royal
has an incredible pedigree -- a veritable listing of "who's who"
among the great racing Quarter
and Thoroughbreds of today and
Rare News, si 92, is a race winning,
stakes performing son of all-time leading sire (and champion)
First Down Dash
(Rare News was 5th
in the Kindergarten Futurity-G1, etc.). His dam,
This Babe is Royal, si 93, is a
race winning daughter of leading sire (and champion)
This Snow is Royal.
This handsome colt
crosses 4-times to the great Dash For
Cash, through his outstanding son First Down Dash (two times) and exceptional daughter
Florentine (once), as well as
through the noteworthy producer, Profit Plan.
He crosses twice to the great Thoroughbred (whose blood has richly
improved Quarter Horses) Beduino
(through leading sire and Hall-of-Fame son,
Chicks Beduino, and through leading
broodmare Chrome Tapestry).
He also goes
back to the great Bluehen and Hall-of-Fame mare
FL Lady Bug three times (twice
through Lady Bug's Moon, once
through The Lady Bug). Throw in a little
Raise Your Glass TB,
Trippy Dip TB,
First Prize Rose, and
J.O. Tobin TB, and you have a
truly royally bred -- one with incredible potential for
In the meantime,
This News is Royal ("Newser")
shows incredible persistence, intelligence and heart. He already
seems to know just what he wants and is smart enough to try several
ways to get it! He is a very nice colt with a bold, friendly
personality. He is correct and strong, plus, he's packed with
muscle, great bone and speed. He travels beautifully and he's very
This News is Royal is
for sale. Although we had
wanted to sell him as a yearling, we will offer him for sale
now. He is offered with a FREE
breeding in 2008 to his sire, Rare News (for an approved mare).
Price: $6,000. Contact Circle D Horses
for more information.
SOLD 10-11-2007. This
News is Royal has been sold to a racing partnership in El Paso, TX. He will race
as a 2-year-old in New Mexico. In the meantime, "Newser" will stay at Circle D
until next year. Congratulations to the new owners of This News is Royal! We
are confident we'll see you & this colt in many win photos!
All photos above except 2nd
photo taken July 23, 2008
(2nd photo above taken May 16,
Photos above taken May 16, 2008--
This News is
Royal at 14-months of age.
NEWS IS ROYAL is eligible for the Speedhorse Races, Speedhorse Barrel Races, Bitterroot,
Beehive, Rocky Mountain Classic, Northern Plains Futurity, Kansas Jackpot,
and VGBRA Barrel Futurity. He is Challenge nominated.