Elusive Quality – First Glimmer, by Glitterman | 2008, B. | Fee: $1,500 S&N
A PERENNIAL LEADING SIRE IN FLORIDA
Sire of 50 lifetime juvenile winners to date, with total progeny earnings over $10.5 million.
4 years in a row siring at least 50 winners!
Average earnings per starter of nearly $50,000 (20x stud fee).
Top runners include SR. QUISQUEYANO, winner of the Sunshine Millions Classic Stakes, 2nd in the Skip Away (G3) and earner of $770,222; R SASSY LASS, multiple SW and runner-up in the Old Hat Stakes (G3); multiple stakes winners HOLYWELL, $437,267 and QUALITY LASS, $416,650; and 2016 stakes performers Just Glossy and Quality Guy.
Defeated multiple Graded Stakes winners Diabolical and Songster, Grade 1 winners In Summation and Ever A Friend, and champion Bernardini!
Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings 2 1 0 1 0 $8,600 3 3 3(1) 0 0 $84,000 Totals 4 3(1) 1 0 $599,415
Won at 3
Spectacular Bid S (6 1/2 furlongs, defeating Diabolical, R Loyal Man, In Summation, Carvajal).
An allowance race at Gulfstream Park (7 furlongs in 1:21.11, NTR, defeating Songster, Protagonus, Moon’s Halo, Lucky Chief, Ever a Friend, Honor Due, Raggedy Man, Collective).
A maiden special weight race at Gulfstream Park (6 furlongs, by 2, defeating Megapunch, Fourth of Gold, Bernardini, Lima Papa, Philosopher King, Classy Honoree, Zurvan, Air Supremacy, Whirl, Lycurgus).
ELUSIVE QUALITY (USA)
GONE WEST (USA)
MR. PROSPECTOR (USA)
b. 1970 [BC]
RAISE A NATIVE (USA) ch. 1961 [B] GOLD DIGGER (USA) b. 1962 SECRETTAME (USA)
SECRETARIAT (USA) ch. 1970 [IC] TAMERETT (USA) dkb/br. 1962 * TOUCH OF GREATNESS (USA)
HEROS HONOR (USA)
NORTHERN DANCER (CAN) b. 1961 [BC] GLOWING TRIBUTE (USA) b. 1973 * IVORY WAND (USA)
SIR IVOR (USA) b. 1965 [IC] NATASHKA (USA) dkb/br. 1963 * FIRST GLIMMER
BOLD RULER (USA) br. 1954 [BI] SUNSHINE NELL (USA) ch. 1948 MOON GLITTER (USA)
IN REALITY (USA) b. 1964 [BC] FOGGY NOTE (USA) gr/r. 1965 FIRST STAND
BIG SPRUCE (USA)
HERBAGER (FR) b. 1956 [CS] SILVER SARI (USA) b. 1961 AUTHENTIC AIR (USA)
PERSONALITY (USA) b. 1967 BELLES PROMISE (USA) ch. 1970
Sr. Quisqueyano – 2015 Sunshine Millions Stakes
Holywell – 2014 FSS My Dear Girl Stakes