Grade 1 Finalist B Cause Im A Hero To Double LL Farm in 2020
Grade 1 Rainbow Futurity finalist B Cause Im A Hero will kick off his stallion career in 2022 at Double LL Farms in Bosque, New Mexico.

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Grade 1 Finalist B Cause Im A Hero To Double LL Farm in 2020

BOSQUE, NM—SEPTEMBER 2, 2021—B Cause Im A Hero SI 98, a Grade 1 finalist by champion Valiant Hero, has been retired from racing and will begin stallion duties at Double LL Farm, near Bosque, New Mexico in 2022. His fee has been set at $2,000.

Racing for Larry Marcum and Nancy Wells, B Cause Im A Hero won or placed in seven of 11 career starts and earned $101,003. He was a finalist in the $1-million Rainbow Futurity(G1), Remington Park Oklahoma-Bred Derby(RG2), and Ruidoso QH Invitational.

B Cause Im A Hero, under jockey Cody Smith, qualifying for the 2020 $1-Million Grade 1 Rainbow Futurity at Ruidoso Downs. © Jake Rogers / Ruidoso Downs
His sire Valiant Hero SI 105 ($668,633), grade 1 winner of the Texas Classic Futurity has sired 11 crops of racing age, 51 stakes winners, 3 champions, 424 winners with earnings $25,901,823.

His top performers include Feature Hero SI 99 (champion-twice, $1,418,960, All American Derby-G1, etc.), Ima Fearless Hero SI 92 (champion, $1,062,435, Los Alamitos Two Million Futurity-G1, etc.), Sass Me Blue SI 94 (champion, $296,378, Mildred N. Vessels Memorial H.-G1, etc.), Houdini SI 105 ($1,223,198, Rainbow Derby-G1, etc.), First Valiant Sign SI 99 ($1,053,844, Ruidoso Futurity-G1, etc.), Sam Crow SI 103 ($1,012,935, Mr. Jet Moore S. [R]-G2, etc.), etc.

Finalist B Cause Im A Hero's dam is the Oklahoma Bred Derby(G2) winner and Grade 1 finalist Jess B Mighty SI 98 ($63,104) by Mr Jess Perry. She is a sister to Grade 1 winner and multiple stakes sire Mighty Invictus SI 102.

Jess B Mighty is the dam of 5 winners, three black type including EVD Derby winner Jess B One SI 96 ($193,139 to 4, 2021), Remington Park Oklahoma-Bred Futurity(RG2) runner-up Jess Let It B SI104 ($186,279) and All American Juvenile runner-up Jess B Heroic SI 94 ($59,069), etc.

The second dam is Grade 1-placed Mighty B Doll SI 103 ($48,455), by On A High. She has produced 10 winners, 6 black type including Mighty B Valiant SI 99 ($543,968, Remington Park Oklahoma Bred Futuritym etc, Sire.), Mighty Invictus SI 102 ($303,137 Dash for Cash Derby-G1, etc. Sire), Glory Rider SI 99 ($102,691Race For Hope Bonus), Jess B Mighty SI 98 (Stakes winner, see above), Mighty Obscession SI 99 ($50,744, The Quarter Racing Journal Stakes, etc.), etc.

This is the family of World Champion Dash For Speed SI 107 ($1,225,337), the second 3-Year-Old Triple Crown Winner at Ruidoso Downs.

For additional information for breeding contacts call W.L. Mooring at 505-864-2485.