About Unusual Heat

Unusual Heat is widely regarded as the leading sire in the history of California Thoroughbred Racing. In 2015 he is at the top of the
California Sire Standings with over $
700,000 in progeny earnings to date. He is the only California stallion with at least $4 million in earnings
in 7 different years doing it consecutively (2008-2014). During that time span he won 6 consecutive California Sire Earnings Championships
(2008-2013). He  finished 2014 by winning his 11th consecutive California Sire Turf Earnings Championship (2004-2014).  Unusual Heat
finished 2008 by setting an all time California record for progeny earnings with
$5,827,513, and in 2009 became only the 2nd stallion in
California history to have progeny earnings of over $5 million twice in a single year.  He holds 3 of the Top 6 All Time California Stallion
Earnings Seasons along with 7 of the Top 14. For his career he's sired horses with combined progeny earnings of over $46.
6 Million, and is
the all time leading sire of California Breds and is the All Time Leading Sire in California in terms of progeny turf earnings.

He is the sire of 10 2012 Stakes Winners; 2011 Eclipse Award winner, millionaire, 2 time California Champion and 6 time Grade 1 winner
Acclamation; Multiple Grade 1 winner and 3 time California Champion The Usual Q.T..; Grade 1 champion millionaire Unusual Suspect;
Grade 1 winner and Valkyr Trophy winner
Golden Doc A; Grade 2- multiple stakes winner, Valkyr Trophy winner and 2 time California
Champion filly
Lethal Heat; 2011 California 3 Year Old Male Champion and Grade 2 winner Burns; Graded Stakes winners Pretty Unusual
and
Lightmyfirebaby; G1 placed Brushburn, Bel Air Sizzle and Mensa Heat; 2014 Graded Stakes winner Bettys Bambino, 2014 Stakes
Winner and Turf Star
Lakerville, 2014 Solana Beach Handicap winner Heat Du Jour, 2012 California Champion and Multiple Stakes Winner
Unusual Heatwave, 2012 and 2013 multiple stakes winner Unusual Way, 2013 California Champion Grade 2 and Multiple Stakes Winner
Gervinho, 2013 Snow Chief Stakes and Silky Sullivan Stakes winner Surfcup, 2013 Fran's Valentine Stakes and Redondo Beach Stakes
winner
Unusual Hottie, 2013 Real Good Deal Stakes winner U'narack, 2014 California Flag Handicap winner Boozer, Turf Marathoning star
Starspangled Heat and many other fine runners.

Unusual Heat is owned by a syndicate headed Madeline Auerbach and Barry Abrams.  
He stands at Harris Farms in Coalinga, California
and has a stud fee of $20,000.00 to approved mares only. Bookings for the 2015 Season are available through Harris Farms.
Sire Line
By NUREYEV (1977). Champion in France. Leading sire twice in France, sire of 135 stakes winners, 9 champions,
$79,303,291, including Theatrical (Ire) (champion in U.S., $2,940,036), Miesque (champion 9 times in England, France
and U. S., $2,070,163), Heart Lake (GB) (champion, $1,858,423), Spinning World (champion  4 times, $1,733,529),
Peintre Celebre (European horse of the year, $1,424,686), Soviet Star (champion, $971,695), Sonic Lady (champion in
France, $810,174), Zilzal (champion twice, $657,310), Reams Of Verse (champion, $539,039), Flagbird (champion 3
times, $434,194), etc.
Unusual Heat
Nureyev
Female Line
Out of a mare by Glacial (1966), unraced. Sire of 10 foals, 3 starters, 2 stakes winners: Rossard-Den (champion),
Spring Flower, Mowerinalob, etc. Sire of four producing daughters. Sire of the dam of stakes winner Unusual Heat.  

1st dam
ROSSARD (DEN) (1980 f. by Glacial). Champion 3-year-old in Denmark,  
...............Danish Derby (G1), Swedish Derby (G1), Swedish Oaks (G1), Danish  
...............Oaks (G1), Danish 1000 Guineas (G2), Danish St. Leger (G2). In  
...............U. S., 3 wins at 4, $127,380. Dam of--
.....
UNUSUAL HEAT (c. by Nureyev). Stakes winner, see above.  
.....Dark Albatross (f. by Sheikh Albadou-GB). Winner at 2  in England.  
.....Danish Prospector (f. by Miswaki). Winner at 3, $5,850. Granddam of
...............
THREE'S A CROWD (6 wins at 3 and 4, 2007, $163,008).
.....Dot Dot Dash (f. by Nureyev). Unraced. Dam of--
..........
DASH OF HUMOR (f. by Distorted Humor). 6 wins at 4 and 6, placed  
....................at 7, 2007, $333,549, Kentucky Cup Ladies Turf S., Furl Sail H.,  
....................HBPA H.,2nd Ellis Park.Breeders' Cup Turf S., Jersey Lilly S., 3rd  
....................Truly Bound H.
..........
Two Dot Slew (f. by Evansville Slew). 4 wins at 3 and 7, $288,546,  
....................2nd Wishing Well S., American Beauty S., Dad Turf Classic S.,
....................Wintergreen S.
.....Dance in the Park (c. by Northern Park). Winner at 3, $11,776.

2nd dam
PEAS BLOSSOM (GB) (1968 f. by Midsummer Night). Unraced. Dam of--  
.....
ROSSARD (DEN) (f. by Glacial). Champion, see above.
.....Thurber (c. by Vision). 2 wins at 2 in England.

3rd dam
FAN LIGHT (1956 f. by *Wilwyn). In England, Cherry Hinton S., Red House S.,  
..........2nd Lowther S. Half-sister to *
ST. VINCENT (champion grass horse in
..........U. S.), *ALBORADA 2ND (dam of Fleet and Sweet), CHIAROSCURO.
..........Dam of--  
.....
HICKLETON. Prix Gladiateur (G2), Queen Alexandra S., 2nd Chester Cup,
...............Queen Alexandra S., 3rd Prix Gladiateur (G2), Goodwood Cup S. (G3),
...............Cesarewitch H.
.....
Attic View. Winner at 4 and 5 in England, 2nd Sea Graham Premier Corinthian.
.....
Fax. 2nd Premio Mediteraneo.  
.....Conservatory. Unraced. Dam of--  
..........
CONSERVATOIRE. In France, 3 wins at 4, Prix Panacee, 4th Grand Prix  
....................De Vichy (G3).  
Unusual Heat - The Yearling
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