instagram , ranked 1st year of Taylor Made Stallions, 2nd year winner, sired her first reported foals when a filly out of 1st year winner Concrete rosette was born on January 10, and a foal from the Tiznow Mare Siesta was born on January 8.
Béton Rose, a daughter of Swirling Candy out of victory powerscourt Mare solerina , was a $1.95 million Keeneland November Breeding Stock Sale acquisition in 2020 by OXO Equine from Larry Best, who also bred the filly which is the mare’s first foal. Concrete Rose had a distinguished racing career during which she won the Belmont Oaks Invitational Stakes (G1T), Edgewood Stakes presented by Forcht Bank (G3T), Florida Oaks (G3T) and the Saratoga Oaks Invitational Stakes at Saratoga Racetrack at 3 years old in 2019. At 2 years old, she won the JPMorgan Chase Jessamine Stakes (G2T) at Keeneland. Concrete Rose captured six of seven starts – five of which are stakes – and banked $1,218,650. She was raised by Ron Patterson in Kentucky.
Raised by Ron Patterson in Kentucky, Concrete Rose comes from a family that regularly produces black-type artists. The mare’s mother is a half-sister to the multiple group winner lovers knot, whose grandmother is Donna Inez, a half-sister of Kentucky Derby winner (G1) and Horse of the Year Ferdinand.
Siesta, a daughter of Tiznow from the Harlan’s Vacation Mare Miz Kella , is a half-sister to recent Zia Park Distaff Stakes winner canoeing and hails from the immediate family of the 2-year-old champion colt Shanghai Bobby , winner of the 2012 Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) and Champagne Stakes (G1) that year en route to championship honours. The family also produced the Oak Leaf Stakes winner (G1) city strip .
Siesta showed her abilities at 2 years old, selling for $240,000 at the 2018 Ocala Breeders’ Sales Spring Sale at Eclipse Thoroughbred Partners, but never started. Siesta’s Instagrand colt was bred by Jay Goodwin, Dr. Michael Hore and Doc Atty Stables. The mare also has a 2 year old par Always dreaming and a yearling by Yoshida .
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Instagrambest Buy, a son of the three-time Best North American Stallion in mischief , for a sale exceeding $1.2 million in the Gulfstream sale of Fasig-Tipton by shipper Eddie Woods. The colt won his debut by 10 lengths in a special first weight at Los Alamitos Racetrack, running five furlongs in :56. In his second start, he led gate to wire to win the 2018 Best Pal Stakes (G2) at Del Mar by 10 1/4 lengths.
Instagrand continued their sensational juvenile season by placing in a pair of key Kentucky Derby preps as 3-year-olds. He placed in the Gotham Stakes (G3) at Aqueduct Racecourse and set the pace in the Santa Anita Derby (G1) on his two-round debut, finishing behind Roadster and champion colt 2yo and winner of the Breeders’ Cup Juvenile (G1) Winner of the game .
Instagrand is produced from the winner Lawyer Ron Mare war goods , who is no longer a Grade 3 winner and stake producer Added advantage .
Instagrand bred 190 mares in his first season at stud and he will support the next breeding season for $7,500.