News - Breeding June  20, 2024

Millionaire Champion Five Bar Cartel Relocates To Tate Farms

Champion and Grade 1 sire Five Bar Cartel will stand the 2023 season at Tate Farms in Ville Platte, Louisiana.

Don Shugart

VILLE PLATTE, LA–NOVEMBER 15, 2022–San Gregorio Racing Stables, Inc. announced today its champion and multiple grade 1 sire Five Bar Cartel SI 91 will stand the 2023 season at Tate Farms in Ville Platte, Louisiana. Is fee has been set at $4,500, however early breeders can breed for $2,750 if they pay in full by February 15.

From five crops to reach racing age Five Bar Cartel has sired 200 winners, 43 black type (13%), earners of more than $7 million with average earnings per starter of nearly $21,350.

His top performers include Amending The Bar SI 99 (4 wins to 3, $227,866 Louisiana QHBA Sale Futurity [R] -G1, etc.), Shakeshakeshakeit SI 97 (2 wins to 5, $227,538 Louisiana QHBA Laddie Futurity [R] -G2, 2nd-Louisiana Juvenile S. [R] , etc.), Kr Hi Five SI 94 (6 wins to 3, $172,415 AQHA Juvenile Challenge Championship-G2,

Amending The Bar winning the restricted Grade 1 LQHBA Sale Futurity at the Fair Grounds in New Orleans.
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Los Alamitos Derby Challenge, Los Alamitos Wild West Futurity [R] , etc.), On Point SI 108 (7 wins to 6, $139,732 Gentilly Dash S., 3rd-Flying Breed S., etc.), Five Bar Bodee SI 96 (3 wins to 4, $116,506 Mystic Lake Northlands Futurity, 2nd-Iowa Double Gold Futurity, etc.), Shesa Knockoutcartel SI 89 (4 wins to 3, $116,276 Old South Derby, Louisiana Juvenile S., etc.), Five Bar Miracles SI 99 (3 wins to 5, $104,883 1st-Amelia Belle S., 2nd-Opelousas S.-G3, 2nd-Flashy Hemp S., 3rd-French Quarter S., etc.), Quid Pro Quo SI 103  (4 wins to 3, $101,615 1st-Louisiana Champions Day Juvenile S.-G2, etc.), etc.


At the track, Five Bar Cartel won or placed in eight of 11 career starts over two seasons while earning $1,068,625. He was named the AQHA Racing Champion 2-Year-Old in 2013. He won the Ed Burke Million Futurity(G1) and was second in the All American Derby(G1). He was also a finalist in the  Los Alamitos Two Million Futurity(G1), Golden State Million Futurity(G1), and the Los Alamitos Super Derby(G1).

His sire Corona Cartel is the "leading living sire" of money earners with 184 stakes winners, 10 champions and earnings of more than $66 million. Also, known as a "sire of sires", his leading sons at stud include Pyc Paint Your Wagon, The Louisiana Cartel, Teller Cartel, Ivory James, etc.

Five Bar Cartel's dam is the Grade 1 winning Dash Ta Fame mare Five Bar Molly SI 107 ($187,109). She is the dam of 13 winners, 4 black type, 1 champion including Five Bar Cartel SI 91 (champion, see above), RG2-winner Fly Bar Special SI 103 (5 wins, $110,787), G1-placed Freedom Choice SI 88 ($281,423, 3rd in the Los Alamitos Two-Million Futurity(G1), etc.), G1-placed Cartels Big Gun SI 90 ($42,092), etc.

Five Bar Molly is also the dam of millionaire sire Majestic Cartel, an unraced $180,000 Ruidoso Select Sale graduate and brother to Five Bar Cartel. She is also the granddam of Robert Adair Kindergarten Futurity(G1) winner La Jaconde SI 94 ($271,966) and stakes-placed Jess Flashee Si 95 ($37,653 at 2), etc.

The second dam is the multiple stakes-producing Streakin Dash mare Five Bar Ebony, dam of 5 ROM winners, 2 black type including G1 winner Five Bar Molly SI 107 (see above), RG3-placed Five Bar Classy SI 102 ($47,863), etc. She is the granddam of stakes winners Five Bar Lucky SI 101 ($45,235), Five Bar Show Girl SI 97 ($19,166) and Five Bar Sassy SI 113 ($49,289), etc.

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In other news Tate Farms released its 2023 stallion roster fees:

           Stallion                      Fee

Five Bar Cartel            $4,500
Heza Fast Rogue        $1,750
Ivan James                  $2,000
Majestic Cartel            $2,000
One Dashing Eagle     $6,500
One Sweet Jess          $5,500
Rip Tide                       $2,500
Sir Runaway Dash      $3,000 (Frozen Only)
Stevie B First Cash     $1,500

For additional information or breeding contracts call Stephen Tate at (337) 363-8084.

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