Slightly Dangerous(1979)(Filly) Roberto- Where You Lead By Raise A Native. 4(F)x5(C)x5(C) To Nearco, 5(C)x5(C) To Blue Larkspur. 4 Starts 2 Wins 1 Second. $96,525. Won Fred Darling S(Eng-3), Duke Of Edinburgh S(Eng), 2nd Epsom Oaks(Eng-1). Euthanized In 1999.
Northern Dancer: Grandson of Native Dancer. Foaled 2/11/1954. Champion 2-year-old in Canada. Stood in Canada until 1967. Euthanized 27 July 1973 at Mrs. Richard C. duPont's Woodstock Farm in Maryland, due to chronic lymphangitis left hind. Thoroughbreds don't get any better than this . . . Member of Canadian Racing Hall of Fame (inducted 1977).
Bold Ruler (1954-1971) was sired by Nasrullah out of Miss Disco; Grandsire: Nearco; Damsire: Discovery. A fine racing record of 23 wins out of 33 starts (23-4-2) Bold Ruler was both the U.S. 3-Year-Old Champion and Horse of the Year in 1957. He was the U.S. Champion Sprint Horse in 1958 and the leading North American sire from 1963-1969 and again in 1973. Bold Ruler was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 1973.