American Ideal remains one of harness racings most influential shuttle sires in the 21st Century.
A beautiful natured and intelligent stallion, American Ideal has all the traits you search for in a stallion plus an extraordinary race track and yearling sales record!
A dominant and elite stallion the son of Western Ideal’s progeny continues to shape race track results at any age from 2yo racing to the Grand Circuit racing in both hemisphere’s!
American Ideal’s progeny now has in excess of $110,000,000 in earnings worldwide!
American Ideal is now the sire of thirteen millionaires, ten of those in the USA and three down under in Australia and New Zealand including My Hard Copy and Soho Tribeca.
From the time he shuttled ‘down under’ American Ideal’s progeny hit the ground running amongst them was multiple Group 1 winner Ideal Scott, he also left high quality fillies as well among those where Democrat Party and Obahma Joy both Group 1 winners.
Very few stallions can lay claim to making a book by what would many pundits would say weren’t first class broodmares but American Ideal can. As time has marched on the mare’s in his court are now amongst the best on offer. American Ideal has indeed been a pedigree elevator as a sire!
American Ideal crosses successfully with many maternal lines. Amongst the most prominent are Art Major, Real Desire, Christian Cullen, Village Jasper, Falcon Seelster and McArdle. Bettor’s Delight and Somebeachsomewhere are also important future crosses that will work!
Do you know his average earnings in Australia for his progeny are $47,000 per starter, a stunning figure based on his service fee!
In 2019/20 American Ideal will stand at Northern Rivers Equine in conjunction with Woodlands Stud NZ LTD.
Woodlands Stud will reward Australian breeders who have bred to American Ideal in triple figures in recent seasons by relocating the gun sire to Victoria.