The Triple Crown Project
Career History
(race data complete)
BOLD BIDDER
(b.c. 1962, Bold Ruler -- High Bid x To Market )
Classic participant in: 1965

Notes: Sire of 53 stakes winners.

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: (race data complete)

Finish Race Name
1stJerome H.
1stCharles W. Bidwill Memorial H.
1stWashington Park H.
1stCharles H. Strub S.
1stMonmouth H.
1stHawthorne Gold Cup
1stBenjamin Franklin H.
1stHawthorne Diamond Jubilee H.
3rdRoamer H.
3rdEquipoise Mile H.
3rdSan Antonio H.
3rdSan Fernando S.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
AUCTION RINGc., 1972 BOLD BIDDER -- Hooplah x HillaryIn England: July S.,King George S.; Sire of stakes winners.
BID AND BELIEVEc., 1978 BOLD BIDDER -- Gayway x Sir GaylordEvangeline Mile H.
BIDDING FOOLc., 1970 BOLD BIDDER -- Barletta x Third BrotherJack R. Johnston Memorial H.
BIDSON
(See 1976)
b.c., 1973 BOLD BIDDER -- Regal Royal x Swoon's SonClassic participant, non stakes winner.
BLUE BIDDERf., 1971 BOLD BIDDER -- Royal Escapade x HelioscopeSuccess S.
BOLD CHAPEAU
(See 1975)
b.c., 1972 BOLD BIDDER -- Silk Hat II x ShantungBicentennial H.
BOLD IMPULSEc., 1973 BOLD BIDDER -- Home By Dark x HILL PRINCESan mateo S.
BOLD L. B.ch.c., 1975 BOLD BIDDER -- Pretty Fancy x SWAPSAk-Sar-Ben Juvenile S., Freshmen S., Ak-Sar-Ben Speed H.
BOLD PLACEf., 1969 BOLD BIDDER -- Extra Place x ROUND TABLEFirst Lady H., Pageant H., MIll Race H.
BRAVE SHOT (GB)c., 1976 BOLD BIDDER -- Gay Missile x Sir GaylordStakes placed; Sire of stakes winners.
BUCK'S BID
(See 1974)
ch.c., 1971 BOLD BIDDER -- Barletta x Third BrotherLongfellow H.
CARD TABLEf., 1970 BOLD BIDDER -- Extra Place x ROUND TABLEPrincess S.
CARNEY'S POINTbr.g., 1969 BOLD BIDDER -- Enduring x FIRST LANDINGFair Play S. (twice), Valedictory H, Jockey Club Cup (twice), King Edward Gold Cup, Niagara H.
CHANCEY BIDDERb.c., 1978 BOLD BIDDER -- Conga x SWORD DANCERCount Fleet H.
CIRCLE HOMEc., 1972 BOLD BIDDER -- Queen Sucree x RibotHeritage S., Kentucky Jockey Club S.
COOLc., 1981 BOLD BIDDER -- Star in the North x Norther DancerManhattan H., Appleton H.
DEL SARTOc., 1977 BOLD BIDDER -- Queen Sucree x RibotIn Ireland: The Minstrel S.
DETERMINED BIDDERbr.c., 1979 BOLD BIDDER -- Mild Deception x BuckpasserNational Jockey Club H.
FISH WIFEf., 1970 BOLD BIDDER -- Fish Net x Dotted SwissBlack-Eyed Susan S.
GRAY MIRAGEgr.f., 1969 BOLD BIDDER -- Home By Dark x HILL PRINCEPinafore S.
HAIL BOLD KINGc., 1981 BOLD BIDDER -- Inca Queen x Hail To ReasonPegasus H., Genesis H., San Francisco Mile
HIGHEST TRUMPb.f., 1972 BOLD BIDDER -- Dear April x My BabuIn Ireland: CHAMPION 2yo Filly, and in England: Queen Mary S.
JOHN'S GOLDb.c., 1979 BOLD BIDDER -- Hardliner x BuckpasserLongfellow H., Jamaica H., Fort Marcy H., Pennsylvania Governors Cup H.
JOI'SKI TOOf., 1980 BOLD BIDDER -- Joi'ski x KEY TO THE MINTSacramento H.
LILOY (FR)c., 1971 BOLD BIDDER -- Locust Time x SPY SONGIn France: Grand Hcp de Deauville, Prix Quincey, Prix d'Harcourt
MAGNABIDb.f., 1968 BOLD BIDDER -- Magna Mater x TOMY LEEFalls City H., Mill Race H.
MEMORY GARDENf., 1975 BOLD BIDDER -- Scotch Verdict x ALSABVantage S.
MERLINS CHARMbr.f., 1979 BOLD BIDDER -- Lucky Spell x Lucky MelIn England: Jersey S.
MOUNT HAGEN (FR)c., 1971 BOLD BIDDER -- Moonmadness x Tom FoolIn France: Prix de Fountainbleau, Prix du Moulin de Longchamps, Prix Omnium II
RASH MOVEc., 1971 BOLD BIDDER -- Indiscreet x Tom FoolWinnipeg Futurity, Hersey S., Canadian Maturity S.
ROUGE SANGc., 1972 BOLD BIDDER -- Red Damask x JET ACTIONIn France: Gran Premio Di Malano
SPECTACULAR BID
(See 1979)
gr.c., 1976 BOLD BIDDER -- Spectacular x PROMISED LANDCHAMPION HORSE OF THE YEAR, CHAMPION Handicap Male, CHAMPION 3yo Colt, CHAMPION 2yo Colt, Kentucky Derby, Preakness S., Meadowlands Cup S., Marlboro Cup H., Santa Anita H., Californian S., Amory L. Haskell H., Florida Derby, Charles H. Strub S., Woodward S., Mervyn Leroy H., champagne S., Young America S., Washington Park H., Heritage S., Flamingo S., Blue Grass S., San Fernando S., World's Playground S., Laurel Futurity, Malibu S., Fountain Of Youth S., Hutcheson S.; Sire of stakes winners.
WILD KITTYch.f., 1982 BOLD BIDDER -- Island Kitty x Hawaii (Saf)Desert Law S., Daffodil S.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: (work in progress)

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ATOMIC FLASH (AUS)b.c., 1999 Geiger Counter -- Getting Up x BOLD BIDDERIn NZ: Whangarei Northland Breeders S.
B. HOEDOWNc., 1989 HOEDOWN'S DAY -- Nellie B. x BOLD BIDDERTiburon H., Harris Farms H., Volunteers H.
BEAUTIFUL GLASSb.f., 1979 Pass The Glass -- Beautiful Spirit x BOLD BIDDEREl Encino S., La Brea S., Jan Jessie S.
BEAUTIFUL MELODYch.f., 1986 ALYDAR -- Beautiful Spirit x BOLD BIDDERBeverly Hills H.
CACTUS ROADc., 1977 Kennedy Road -- Sinouj x BOLD BIDDEREl Dorado H., Spotlight H.
COPELAN'S BID GALb.f., 1995 Copelan -- Bid Gal x BOLD BIDDERRoamin Rachel S., Star of the North S.
D'HALLEVANTb.c., 1990 Ogygian -- Tough Tender x BOLD BIDDERPalos Verdes H., Pat O'Brien Breeders' Cup H., Phone Trick H.; Sire of stakes winners.
DANCE BIDc., 1978 NORTHERN DANCER -- Highest Trump x BOLD BIDDERIn Ireland: Tetrarch S., Ulster Harp Derby
DANCING PLACE (FR)f., 1981 Green Dancer -- Bold Place x BOLD BIDDERIn France: Prix des Lilas
DEBS ANGELf., 1986 Raise A Cup -- Good Groomer x BOLD BIDDEROrinda H., Half Moon S.
DINARDg., 1988 Strawberry Road (AUS) -- Daring Bidder x BOLD BIDDERSanta Anita Derby, San Rafael S., Los Feliz S.
ELIZAf., 1990 Mt. Livermore -- Daring Bidder x BOLD BIDDERCHAMPION 2yo Filly, Breeders' Cup Juvenile Fillies S., Alcibiades S., Arlington-Washington Lassie S., Santa Anita Oaks
FARALLONESc., 1992 MARFA -- Joi'ski Too x BOLD BIDDERIn Panama: Premio Ernesto, Ernesto Jr. y Joaquin de la Guardia
GEM DIAMONDc., 1978 RIVA RIDGE -- Bold Place x BOLD BIDDERIn France: Prix du Gros-Chene
GOOD BIDg., 1977 VERBATIM -- Good Groomer x BOLD BIDDERLexington H.
GREY TOBE FREEgr.f., 1997 Free At Last -- Summerly x BOLD BIDDERBrighouse Belles H., Ballerina Breeders' Cup S., BC Cup Distaff H., Senate Appointee H.
HANA HIGHWAYb.c., 1998 Mister Jolie -- Bye Bye Biddy x BOLD BIDDERJoseph M. O'Farrell S., Florida Thoroughbred Charities S.
HOEDOWN B. GOODgr.c., 1992 HOEDOWN'S DAY -- Nellie B. x BOLD BIDDERRound of Pleasure H.
IN BOLD (MEX)b.c., 1984 Classic Trial -- March My Way x BOLD BIDDERIn Mexico: Cl Seleccion De Criadores, Derby Mexicano; In Puerto Rico: Cl. Confraternidad
IRVING’S GIRLb.f., 1990 BADGER LAND -- Card Table x BOLD BIDDERMonmouth Beach S.
JUGAHb.c., 1981 NORTHERN DANCER -- Highest Trump x BOLD BIDDERIn Ireland: Stakes placed; Sire of stakes winners.
LANDALUCEf., 1980 SEATTLE SLEW -- Strip Poker x BOLD BIDDERCHAMPION 2yo Filly, Oak Leaf S., Del Mar Debutante S., Hollywood Lassie S., Anoakia S.
LAZER SHOWf., 1983 Apalachee -- La Discotheque x BOLD BIDDERSorority S., Chicago-Breeders' Cup S., Philadelphia Park Breeders' Cup S., Churchill Downs Breeders' Cup S.
LYTRUMPbr.c., 1985 Lypheor (GB) -- Highest Trump x BOLD BIDDERNon stakes winner; Sire of stakes winners.
NELLIE'S BARGAINf., 1991 Bargain Day -- Nellie B. x BOLD BIDDERPresidio Sales S.
NORTHERN PLAINc., 1982 NORTHERN DANCER -- Highest Trump x BOLD BIDDERIn Ireland: Tetrarch S., and in Australia: Rosehill Cup
PHLEMINGc., 1977 MY DAD GEORGE -- True x BOLD BIDDERCity of Baltimore H., Autumn H., Fort McHenry H.
POWER BIDDERf., 1987 Lines Of Power -- Daring Bidder x BOLD BIDDERSpectacular H., Jam N Jellie H.
PURPLE MOUNTAIN
(See 1985)
ch.c., 1982 Grey Dawn II -- Aldonza x BOLD BIDDERFall Highweight H., Maryland Breeders' Cup S., Governor's H.; Sire of stakes winners.
RUBY SURPRISEf., 1995 Farma Way -- Santa Rosalia x BOLD BIDDERHumana Distaff H., Iowa Distaff S.
SHELLBACKSg., 1994 DIN'S DANCER -- Bidding Bold x BOLD BIDDERBay Meadows Breeders' Cup Derby, Henry P. Russell H.
SLEWDONZAbr.c., 1984 SEATTLE SLEW -- Aldonza x BOLD BIDDERStakes placed; Sire of stakes winners.
SPUNKY RASCALc., 1987 Devil's Bag -- Ployrule x BOLD BIDDERGreat West S., Remington Park Breeders' Cup H., Holiday S.
TAB SHOESch.c., 1978 RIVA RIDGE -- Bold Ballet x BOLD BIDDERFlamingo S., Futurity S., Hopeful S., Sanford S., Peter Pan S.
TALLOWc., 1996 Lord at War (Arg) -- Tall 'N Tan x BOLD BIDDERDon Levine Memorial Hurdle
TAP SHOES
(See 1981)
ch.c., 1978 RIVA RIDGE -- Bold Ballet x BOLD BIDDERFuturity S., Hopeful S., Sanford S., Flamingo S., Peter Pan S.
TEXAS GEMc., 1977 CANONERO II -- Gray Mirage x BOLD BIDDERAirline S.
ULISES
(See 1994)
b.c., 1991 TEMPERENCE HILL -- Joi'ski Too x BOLD BIDDERIn Panama: CHAMPION Imported 2yo, Premio Dia del Periodista, Premio Ernesto Navarro Diaz, Ramon y Ernesto Navarro Diaz; Sire of a stakes winner.
VALID WAGERb.c., 1992 Valid Appeal -- Bid Gal x BOLD BIDDERHutcheson S., Westchester H., California Juvenile S.; Sire of stakes winners.
WHOSE BIDf., 1976 Minnesota Mac -- True x BOLD BIDDERRun for Sight H., Margate S.
WINGLETf., 1988 ALYDAR -- Highest Trump x BOLD BIDDERPrincess S.


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