Findlay, OH--Hickory Lane Farm is pleased to announce that it has purchased the millionaire and two-time world champion trotter, Dejarmbro 2, 1:55f; 3, 1:52.2f; ($1,137,285) from the Purple Haze Stables, LLC to stand at its farm in Ohio beginning with the 2013 breeding season.
Dejarmbro is a dark brown 4-year-old son of Credit Winner and the first son of this sire to stand in slots-enriched Ohio.
On the racetrack, Dejarmbro was a top 2- and 3-year-old. At 2, he won eight of 11 starts, including, at one point, seven in a row with seasonal earnings of $224,462. He won the $200,000 NYSS final at Yonkers and won an elimination of the Breeders Crown, equaling the world record on a five-eights mile track.
He set track records in New York Sire Stakes action at Vernon Downs; Yonkers, where he was one-fifth off the world record; and at Batavia Downs.
At 3, he was equally as accomplished, racing 18 times, winning half of his starts, and finishing in the money 17 out of 18 times with seasonal earnings of $905,423 while racing against the best 3-year-olds in North America. Dejarmbro again equaled the world record for 3-year-old colt trotters on a five-eights mile track at Pocono Downs in 1:52.2f, in winning the elimination and later, the final of the $500,000 Earl Beal Memorial. He also won a heat of the Kentucky Futurity.
Dejarmbro hails from one of the best trotting families in the sport. He is the son of the Donerail mare, Armbro Deja Vu, who, from her first three foals, has produced three accomplished stakes performers. She is the out of the Garland Lobell mare, Armbro Vanquish, the winner of more than $300,000 and the dam of Manofmanymissions.
The third dam is the great foundation mare, Armbro Whirl. Dejarmbro’s immediate family includes more than five $1,000,000 winners, 13 $500,000 winners, several outstanding broodmares, notable race horses and sires including Manofmanymissions, ($1,215,000); Armbro Fling ($1,334,936); Falls For You ($1,311,152); Impeccable Image ($1,288,593); Pizza Dolce ($668,824); Southwind Allaire ($733,534); Armbro Flori ($572,711); Armbro Monarch ($670,734); Armbro Officer ($631,144); and Duke Of York ($882,528).
Dejarmbro will stand for an introductory service fee of $5,000. Inquires to Brad Wallace, farm manager, Hickory Lane Farm, 14346 Township Road 205, Findlay, Ohio 45840; phone number (419) 422-3004; fax number (419) 425-2999; e-mail address: firstname.lastname@example.org.