Lycius

Photo

1988

 

 

NATIVE DANCER 1950

 

RAISE A NATIVE 1961

 

 

 

RAISE YOU 1946

MR. PROSPECTOR 1970

 

 

 

 

NASHUA 1952

 

GOLD DIGGER 1962

 

 

 

SEQUENCE 1946

 

 

 

 

 

NORTHERN DANCER 1961

 

LYPHARD 1969

 

 

 

GOOFED 1960

LYPATIA 1975

 

 

 

 

HIGH HAT 1957

 

HYPATIA 1968

 

 

 

PURPLE QUEEN 1960

 

LYCIUS is the only G1 winner, G1 sire and G1 broodmare sire standing in Massachusetts.

He was the leading Massachusetts sire by Graded SWs in 2009.

Canadian champion son PALLADIO started slow, ran 8 wide in the final turn and just got beat by a head by  Bold Cheiftain in the Sunshine Millions on January 30, 2010.

RACE RECORD

LYCIUS raced abroad for 2 years making 11 starts with earnings of $462,758.

STUD ANALYSIS

LYCIUS is the sire of 49 stakes horses with earnings of more than $18 million.  His stakes winners include Canadian Champion PALLADIO, G1 winner and Champion HELLO (Ire), and 4-time highweight filly SLAP SHOT(GB/It). U.S. graded SWs MEDIA NOX (GB), CONEY KITTY (Ire), and MISS UNIVERSAL

From his first US crop, LYCIUS sired LOVING LUCY who won Monmouth Park’s open black type Junior Championship Stakes for 2YO fillies by 11 ¾ lengths.

LYCIUS has sired annual winners of more than $1 million every year since 1997. He is the sire of 82% starters from registered foals and is represented by GSWs in the US, Ireland, France, Canada and Italy. His runners worldwide have won Stakes and Graded stakes on dirt, turf and all-weather Surfaces, going short or long.

LYCIUS is the superb Broodmare Sire of French Oaks G1 winner NEBRASKA TORNADO, American G1 winners FLOWER ALLEY and SHINING ENERGY, $2.3-million stakes winner PLANET RULER, and Arlington-Washington Futurity G3 winner CACTUS RIDGE.

LYCIUS is rated “A-“ last year on the all important new “Durability Index” by  American Thoroughbred Review, with only 11 U.S. sires rated higher. (LYCIUS is rated higher in progeny durability than Rahy, Sky Classic, Cozzene, Forest Wildcat, A.P. Indy, Pulpit, Storm Cat, etc.)

 

Stud Fee - $1500 Live Foal Stands - and Nurses

Owner: B.E. Stables

Standing: Briar Hill Farm

23 Hillside Avenue

Rehoboth, MA 02769

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