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Breeding


First-Crop Sire Flare For Ivory Gets First Stakes Winner
First-crop sire Flare For Ivory got his first stakes winner on Friday when Fare For Royalty won the $82,480 Cherry Creek Futurity at Arapahoe Park.

© Stephanie Webb
First-Crop Sire Flare For Ivory Gets First Stakes Winner

TRAFALGAR, IN—AUGUST 27, 2021—Stakes winner and track record setter Flare For Ivory got his first stakes winner today (Friday) when Flare For Royalty won the $82,480 Cherry Creek Futurity at Arapahoe Park.

The 330-yard event was restricted to Colorado-bred 2-year-olds. Flare For Royalty’s final time of 16.904 earned him a 98 speed index.

Under jockey James Flores, Flare For Royalty won three-quarters. Jose Barron trains for owner Hugo Barron-Sierra. Jerry and Shanon Fizer bred the gelding out of Royalclassic Express, by A Classic Dash.

Flare For Royalty, under jockey James Flores, winning the $82,480 Cherry Creek Futurity at Arapahoe Park Friday afternoon. © Coady Photography
The son of first-crop sire Flare For Ivory won his trial on August 12 and was the tenth fastest qualifier from four trials to the futurity. He is undefeated in two starts and added the winner’s share of $32,992 to his career earnings that now total $35,812.

From limited starters in his first crop, Flare For Ivory ha sired 3 winners, 1 black type, earnings over $66,200 of and average earnings per starter of $9,450.

His top performers include the above mentioned Cherry Creek Futurity winner Flare For Royalty SI 98 (2 wins in 2 starts, $35,812), Race For Corona SI 89 ($7,769), Sparkling Ivory SI 82 (winner, $7,720), Sparkling Ivory ($10,097), Rl Hondo SI 85 ($3,546), etc.

Owned by Marguerita Melendez and Hugo Barron Sierra, Flare For Ivory won six races and earned $91,959. He won the Arapahoe Park Sprint Bonus Challenge and was a finalist in Heritage Place Derby(G2), West Texas Maturity(G2), Altoona Derby, West Texas Juvenile S., and Ruidoso Juvenile S

For additional information or breeding contacts call Dr. Roger Beam at Midwest Equine & Veterinary Hospital, 317-878-7713.


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