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Career History
~~~ Complete ~~~
CHALLEDON
(br.c. 1936, Challenger II -- Laura Gal x Sir Gallahad III )
Classic participant in: 1939

Notes:

IMPORTANT VICTORIES & PLACINGS: ~~~ Complete ~~~

Finish Race Name
CHAMPION 3YO COLT
CHAMPION HORSE OF THE YEAR (at 3)
CHAMPION HORSE OF THE YEAR (at 4)
CHAMPION HANDICAP MALE (at 4)
1stPimlico Special
1stMaryland H.
1stTranter Purse
1stHollywood Gold Cup
1stHavre de Grace H.
1stPimlico Special
1stWhitney S.
1stYankee H.
1stHawthorne Gold Cup
1stHavre de Grace H.
1stPREAKNESS STAKES
1stNew England Futurity
1stPimlico Futurity
1stPhiladelphia H.
1stMaryland Futurity
1stClassic S.
1stNarragansett Special
2ndKENTUCKY DERBY
2ndJames C. Thornton Memorial H.
2ndNarragansett Special
3rdMassachusetts H.
3rdChesapeake S.
3rdDwyer S.
3rdKent H.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING: ~complete~

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ANCESTORb.c., 1949 CHALLEDON -- Bloodroot x BLUE LARKSPURCHAMPION Steeplechaser, Discovery H., Rouge Dragon Hurdle, New York Turf Writers Cup, Brook Stp., Temple Gwathmey Stp., Beverwyck Stp., Broad Hollow Stp., Harbor Hill Stp. (twice), Georgetown Stp. (twice), Meadow Brook Stp., International Stp., Charles L. Appleton Memorial Stp.
CHALLE ANNEbk.f., 1945 CHALLEDON -- Victorious Ann x VICTORIANKentucky Oaks, Lincoln H.
DONORb.g., 1944 CHALLEDON -- Orissa x PurchaseJerome H., Butler H., Narragansett Special (twice), Questionnaire H., Saratoga H., Manhattan H., New York H., Champagne S., Sapling S., Sanford S., Yankee H., World's Playground S., Albany H.
ENDONb.c., 1951 CHALLEDON -- Hi Chris x High StrungSt. Louis Derby
GERRYMANDERch.g., 1947 CHALLEDON -- Ellen H. x DISPLAYNew York Turf Writers Cup, Delaware Spring Maiden Stp H.
GIGANTIC
(See 1954)
br.g., 1951 CHALLEDON -- Dorothy B. Jr. x Brown KingLouisiana Derby, Swift S., San Antonio H., Albany H., Longacres Mile, Independence Day H., P.N.E. H., Premier's British Columbia Champion H.
MRS. FUDDYb.f., 1947 CHALLEDON -- Maidoduntreath x MAN O' WARHollywood Oaks
POLICEMAN DAYb.g., 1952 CHALLEDON -- Blue Demin x BLUE LARKSPURNew York Turf Writers Cup, Tom Roby Stp., Charles L. Appleton Memorial Stp., Monmouth National Maiden Hurdle, Belmont National Maiden Hurdle, Forget Hurdle.
SABAEANb.c., 1947 CHALLEDON -- Far Star x North Star IIIMidwest H. (NTR), Peninsula H.
SHY GUYc., 1945 CHALLEDON -- Tootsiecake x High TimeColonel F. M. Alger Memorial H., Keeneland Special, Border City H., Breeders' Futurity, Louisville H., Clark H., Ben Ali H.
STEVENHOWERb.c., 1952 CHALLEDON -- Bonnie Myth x JOHNSTOWNGeorge Drumheller Memorial H.
TENACIOUSch.c., 1954 CHALLEDON -- Dorothy B. Jr. x Brown KingNew Orleans H. (twice), A.B. Letellier Memorial H. (twice), Louisiana H. (three times), Le Comte H. (three times, once in NTR).
TRY ONb.c., 1949 CHALLEDON -- Trina x SickleAutumn S., Dufferin H., Valedictory H., Thunder Valley H., Golden Autumn S.


IMPORTANT OFFSPRING OF HIS DAUGHTERS: ~complete~

Name Sex, DOB, Pedigree Highlights
ANDREW ROADch.c., 1959 Roman Bath -- Sweet Mural x CHALLEDONEast St. Louis S.
AUGUSTUS BAYbr.c., 1966 Ambehaving -- Grouse x CHALLEDONColonial Cup International Steeplechase, Bushwick Hurdle H., Grand National Steeplechase
BOLERO U.ch.c., 1955 BOLERO -- Big Lu x CHALLEDONTyro S. (NTR), Youthful S., Dover S., Gulfstream Park Juvenile S. (EWR); sire of stakes winners.
BROADWAYf., 1959 HASTY ROAD -- Flitabout x CHALLEDONPolly Drummond S.
COMELY MISSb.f., 1957 Haltafire -- High Conquest x CHALLEDONSeafair Queen S.
COUNT DOBB'Sb.c., 1966 Count Me Out -- Wennylin x CHALLEDONMontana Derby
CRAFTY CHICKbr.f., 1958 Crafty Admiral -- Challedean x CHALLEDONRaton Derby, Juvenile H.
DAGAZHAb.c., 1951 Degage -- Chalakey x CHALLEDONGeorge Brandeis Memorial H.
DON'T C.Y.b.f., 1961 Our Love -- Chaltrick x CHALLEDONAk-Sar-Ben Juvenile S.
EAMOHEbr.c., 1954 Easy Mon -- Helene x CHALLEDONColonial H.
FLIRTATIOUSb.f., 1950 MENOW -- Flitabout x CHALLEDONSpinaway S., Polly Drummond S.
FORT DRUMb.c., 1964 Ambehaving -- Grouse x CHALLEDONCity of Miami Beach H.
FUNLOVINGb.f., 1958 Tom Fool -- Flitabout x CHALLEDONMother Goose S., Black Eyed Susan S.
GAY STEVIEbr.c., 1965 Tiger Wander -- Keep Out x CHALLEDONSouthern Illinois Sophomore S.
GREATESTch.c., 1950 Equifox -- Gayest x CHALLEDONMichigan Mile, Bull Dog Highweight H.
HAFIMANch.g., 1964 Hafiz -- Rose C. x CHALLEDONSpringtime S., Thistledown Home State S.
LEATHER BUTTONbr.c., 1955 Phar Mon -- Chall Amaze x CHALLEDONArlington Futurity, Joliet S.
MOLINERAb.f., 1952 Nedayr -- Freshman x CHALLEDONIn Mexico: Clasico Broche de Oro
PETE'S FOLLYch.g., 1953 Piet -- Spring Folly x CHALLEDONWilwyn H., Snaro H. (twice), Motor City H. Littletown H.
RED SALVAGEc., 1965 Stone Age -- Fresh Tonic x CHALLEDONIn Puerto Rico: Clasico Dia del Veterano
SAL'S BEAUch.c., 1958 Bolero -- Challure x CHALLEDONLafayette S.
SCOTLAND
(See 1959)
gr.c., 1956 Princequillo -- Vermont Marble x CHALLEDONCity Of Miami Beach H., Choice S., Diamond State H., Del Mar H.
SEQUENTb.f., 1960 Stella Aurata -- Challedella x CHALLEDONGolden Rod S.
SWEET SOMALIch.f., 1964 Somali II -- Challacup x CHALLEDONColorado Lassie S.
VITA BREVISbr.c., 1961 Graphic -- Dixie Style x CHALLEDONMichigan Breeders' H.


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