It’s set to be another stellar Keeneland September Yearling Sale for TAPIT this month with 65 well-bred yearlings cataloged for the sale, including 18 in Book 1.
|3||Pension||Seeking the Gold||3/1/2021||F||Gainesway, Agent X||1||2|
|6||Points of Grace||Point Given||5/27/2021||F||Gainesway, Agent IX||1||2|
|9||Princess La Quinta||Quality Road||2/18/2021||F||Taylor Made Sales Agency, Agent for Aaron & Marie Jones LLC||1||3|
|23||Ruby Lips||Hard Spun||4/24/2021||F||Taylor Made Sales Agency, Agent CXXXIII||1||3|
|41||Sindy With an S||Broken Vow||5/6/2021||F||Gainesway, Agent X||1||2|
|51||Songbird||Medaglia d'Oro||3/20/2021||F||Gainesway, Agent XLVIII||1||2|
|90||Torreadora||El Prado (IRE)||5/9/2021||C||Gainesway, Agent IX||1||2|
|91||Tossup||Pioneerof the Nile||3/8/2021||F||Gainesway, Agent IX||1||2|
|143||Atlantic Voyage||Stormy Atlantic||5/25/2021||C||Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency, Agent||1||7|
|170||Carolyn's Cat||Forestry||4/7/2021||F||Blake-Albina Thoroughbred Services LLC, Agent I||1||12|
|234||Enchanted Ghost||Ghostzapper||2/6/2021||F||Taylor Made Sales Agency, Agent for Aaron & Marie Jones LLC||2||3|
|244||Fifty Foot Woman||Giant's Causeway||5/5/2021||C||Taylor Made Sales Agency, Agent XX||2||3|
|265||Gracie Square||Awesome Again||4/6/2021||F||Taylor Made Sales Agency, Agent CLXII||2||4|
|0279||Honouring||Smart Strike||5/7/2021||C||Hill 'n' Dale Sales Agency, Agent||2||7|
|309||Lady Take Charge||War Front||3/10/2021||C||Timber Town (Mr. & Mrs. T. Wayne Sweezey), Agent I||2||6|
|345||Molly Morgan||Ghostzapper||3/11/2021||C||Summerfield (Francis and Barbara Vanlangendonck), Agent for Stonestreet Bred & Raised||2||6|
|254||My Tina||Bertrando||5/30/2021||C||Gainesway, Agent IX||2||2|
|360||Noble Freud||Freud||3/30/2021||F||Gainesway, Agent IX||2||2|
One of the first for TAPIT through the ring is Gainesway’s Hip 6 out of Canadian champion Points of Grace. Points of Grace is already the dam of two stakes winners and three stakes performers from four runners, led by Canadian champion and Grade 1 winner Victory to Victory. Points of Grace is also a half-sister to the stakes winning Fatefully, who produced Group 1 winner Favourable Terms with the other stakes performers under her name including Grade 3 winner Earl of Tyrone and stakes winner Modern History.
Hip 51 is the third foal out of dual champion Songbird, who won eight Grade 1 races in her career. Songbird already has a TAPIT 2-year-old named Magical Song who is working at Saratoga under the direction of Brad Cox. Songbird is also a half-sister to the dam of graded stakes winner Mico Margarita with Songbird’s Grade 2 winning dam Ivanavinalot one of three stakes winners and four stakes performers out of her own dam.
Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales consigns Hip 143, a half-brother to dual Canadian champion Curlin’s Voyage and the stakes-placed Brass Compass. In all, his dam Atlantic Voyage is the dam of three winners from four to race and herself is a full sister to Hollywood Futurity (G1) winner Stormello and Grade 2 winner My Best Brother.
Also among the eight winners out of Atlantic Voyage’s dam Wilshewed is Grade 3 winner Gala Award, stakes winner Cherry Lodge and Grade 3-placed Greatest Game in addition to the dam of the stakes-placed Barbarossa. In all, the page includes five stakes winners and eight stakes performers under his first two dams.
Named Christinabarcelona, Hip 265 is a full sister to the Grade 3 winning Mrs. Danvers and Grade 2-placed Nathan Detroit from four runners out of Gracie Square. Out of Starry Dreamer, Gracie Square is a half-sister to the multiple Grade 2-winning Teammate and War Front in addition to Grade 3 winners Ecclesiastic and North Dakota. In all, Starry Dreamer produced five stakes winners and six stakes performers with her daughter Teammate producing three others.
From the purple blooded Better Than Honour family, Hip 279 is a chestnut colt out of that mare’s granddaughter Honouring. Consigned by Hill ‘n’ Dale Sales, the colt’s dam is a winning full sister to Grade 1 winner Streaming and stakes winner Treasuring with TAPIT crossing extremely well with the family.
Honouring already has a winning TAPIT son from one to race while Streaming and Treasuring are the dams of two stakes-placed fillies by the stallion. Their winning dam Teeming has been a successful broodmare as well with three stakes winners and five stakes performers in addition to the stakes-producing Achieving. A winner on the track, Achieving has produced Grade 2 winner Cezanne and stakes winners Arabian Hope and Counterforce from four to race.
From the family of TAPIT’s 23-length Dwyer Stakes (G3) winner Charge It comes Hip 309, a colt out of Lady Take Charge. Consigned by Timber Town, the colt is a grandson of the three-time Grade 1 winner and Broodmare of the Year Take Charge Lady. Take Charge Lady is the dam of champion Will Take Charge and Grade 1 winners Take Charge Indy and As Time Goes By. She is also the granddam of the aforementioned Charge It and this year’s Jerome Stakes winner Courvoisier.
The dam of two winners from two to race, Grade 1 winner Molly Morgan is also the dam of Hip 345. Consigned by Summerfield for Stonestreet Bred and Raised, the colt is also a grandson of the stakes-placed Capitulation. Hip 345’s family also includes Canadian champion Wavering Girl and Grade 1 winner Military among the 14 stakes winners listed on his page.
The Keeneland September Sale kicks off on September 12 with the first book starting at 1p.m. ET each of the first two days.