TIDAL VOLUME - Stakes Winning Son of Americas Leading Sire, TAPIT
Tidal Volume, a Stakes Winning son of the leading sire, TAPIT, has been retired from racing and will start his stud career at Poplar Creek Horse Center in 2015. Earnings of $231,476 with 8 wins, 3 seconds, 2 thirds from 23 starts. Tidal Volume is an extremely versatile horse, winning on all three surfaces of dirt, turf and synthetic at 6 different tracks. A 17 hand tall and gorgeous son of the Hot Sire, TAPIT, who broke the all time leading progeny earning in one season of $16,383,113 (12/4/14), 4 MILLION ahead of the second place horse for the year. Tapit stands at Gainesway Farm in Lexington and holds a stud fee of $300,000 for 2015 and is already booked full. Sons of Tapit have sold offspring for commercial amounts at the high profile sales. Tidal Volume's dam is a Stake producer and half-sister to Group 1 Classic-placed Group 3 SW ILLUSTRIOUS MISS, from the immediate family of Grade 1 SW POLITICAL AMBITION, Grade 1 SW SILVER MAIDEN. Consider this talented son of TAPIT for your mare to carry on this strong sought after bloodline. He is the first son of Tapit to stand in Ohio and the Midwest. Entry stud fee is set at $3,000. Proven producers, stake winning mares, multiple mare discounts will be available.
Ohio Stallions @Poplar Creek
Poplar Creek Horse Center LLC 3400 Macedonia Rd. Bethel, Ohio 45106
VERTIFORMER - Stakes Winner in France & Mult. Graded Stakes Pl. in America.
We are excited to have Vertiformer join our stallion roster in 2015. A stakes winner in France and multiple graded stakes placed in America. Defeating graded stake winners such as Admiral Kitten, Charming Kitten, Stately Victor, Joes Blazing Aaron & Suntracer. This fast son of Dynaformer, the sire of Kentucky Derby (G1) winner BARBARO, is a tall, regal looking individual out of Tempo West, half sister to Belmont Stakes (G1) winner UNION RAGS. He is a half brother to England's Group 1 winner DECLARATION OF WAR, who has recently arrived in America to stand at Ashford Stud near Versailles, Kentucky commanding a $40,000 stud fee. Vertiformer retired from racing in 2014 and will start his stud career in 2015. Entry stud fee is set at $2,000. Proven producers, stake winning mares, multiple mare discounts will be available.
The attendance during our Annual Stallion Open House, on Jan. 3rd, was fabulous! Thanks to everyone for making the trip on this rainy day to view our stallions and for your support in the
Ohio Race Program.
We are so pleased that Greg Veit of the Ohio Racing Commission came to support our Open House and is shown visiting with our stallion VERTIFORMER.
Award-winning writer from the Blood-Horse Tom LaMarra joins Robin Murphy in the courtesy lounge with great food and televised replays of the farm's top performers.
Photo credit: John Engelhardt
HOT - HOT NEWS !
The top selling Ohio Accredited Yearling in the October Fasig-Tipton yearling sale in Lexington, KY ... was sired by our stallion KINGSHIP!
This yearling was also the 2nd top selling yearling
sired by a Midwest Regional Stallion!
Please join us during our 4th Annual Stallion Open House on January 2, 2016!
New Stallions, Tidal Volume & Vertiformer were hits for their first year,
we are looking forward to their first foal crop in 2016.
Our stallion TWINSPIRED is the Kentucky Derby Museum resident horse for the
second year in a row. Please visit him when you get to Churchill Downs!
Congratulations to Birdrun, Louie Villain & Twinspired
for siring an absolutely GORGEOUS first foal crop!
FOR SALE :
MARES CARRYING OHIO ACCREDITED FOAL FOR 2016.
Ohio Stallions at Poplar Creek Horse Center have quite a few mares for sale, carrying 2016 Ohio Accredited foals. Here is a list of the mares for sale in foal to our stallions. To anyone interested in the OHIO THOROUGHBRED BREEDING....Here is a list of mares for sale that are currently at Poplar Creek Horse Center in Bethel, Ohio. I am currently selling mares for Poplar Creek and their clients. A list of weanlings, yearlings and two year olds will be posted soon. CALL ROBIN FOR DETAILS 513-284-3685