Unusual Heat


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DOSAGE PROFILE = 7-1-26-0-0

Nearctic Nearco
*Lady Angela
Northern Dancer
Natalma Native Dancer
Forli Aristophanes
Trevisa (Arg)
Thong Nantallah
*Rough Shod 2nd
1990 dark bay or brown Pardal (Fr) Pharis (Fr)
Adargatis (Fr)
Glacial (Den)
Glacis Epigram (Gb)
Glamour (Gb)
Rossard (Den)
Midsummer Night Djeddah
Night Sound
Peas Blossom (Gb)
Fan Light (Gb) Wilwyn
Light Of Day (Gb)

2016 Fee: $20,000 Live Foal
nominated to the Breeders' Cup
Property of a Syndicate

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Broodmare Information Form

SIRE RECORD (through February 8, 2016)

Number of Crops (racing age) to Date: 16

Number of Foals: 787 (includes crop of 2014)

Starters: 74% starters/foals

Winners: 73% winners/starters

Number of Stakes Winners: 45

Total Earnings: $49,512,297 ($93,419 avg./starter)

2010 Year Earnings: $4,342,128 #1 on the 2010 CA Active Sire List

2011 Year Earnings: $4,495,712 #1 on the 2011 CA Active Sire List

2012 Year Earnings: $4,610,915 #1 on the 2012 CA Active Sire List

2013 Year Earnings: $4,903,019 #1 on the 2013 CA Active Sire List

2014 Year Earnings: $4,164,699

2015 Year Earnings: $3,474,822

2016 Year Earnings: $487,019

Sire Production Index: 1.98

UNUSUAL HEAT has sired:

ACCLAMATION, 11 wins, 2 to 6, $1,958,048, Champion Older Male 2011, California Horse of Year 2011 and 2012, California Champion Older Male and Turf Champion 2011 and 2012, Eddie Read S. (G1) twice, Pacific Classic (G1), Charles Whittingham Memorial H. (G1) thrice, Clement Hirsch (G2), Jim Murray H. (G2) twice, 2nd Ralph M. Hinds Invitational H. (L-Fairplex Park), 3rd Hollywood Derby (G1 ), Del Mar Derby (G2), Strub S. (G2), San Gabriel H. (G2).

THE USUAL Q. T., Champion California-bred 3-Year-Old Male, Champion California-bred Older Male, Champion California-bred Turf Horse, 8 wins at 3 to 5, 2011, $1,531,240. Eddie Read (G1), Hollywood Derby (G1), Oak Tree Derby (G2), Sir Beaufort S. (G3), California Cup Mile H. (LR), 2nd Woodbine Mile (G1), Sunshine Millions Turf S., 3rd Breeders' Cup Mile (G1), American H. G2, San Gabriel S. G2-twice, Inglewood H. G3.

UNUSUAL SUSPECT, 10 wins, 2 to 8, $1,361,522, Hollywood Turf Cup (G1), Hollywood Turf Express H. (G3 ), Cougar II H. (L), Bay Meadows Derby (L-Bay Meadows Race Course), California Cup Mile H. (LR), Silveyville H. (LR), Werribee Cup, 2nd San Juan Capistrano Invitational H. (G2), San Luis Obispo H. (G2), Cougar II H. (G3), Generous S. (G3 ), Real Quiet S. (L ), Oceanside S. (L), 3rd Sunset H. (G3 ), Sunshine Millions Turf S. (LR), Windy Sands H., Pinjara S. (O).

UNUSUAL WAY, 5 wins 2 to 3, $716,115, Breeders' Cup Juvenile Filly Sprint Preview S., Zia Park Oaks, Campanile S., Wine Country Debutante S., 2nd San Clemente H. (G2), Houston Ladies Classic S., Oak Tree Distaff S., Soviet Problem S., California Breeders Champion S., Sunland Park Oaks, Dream of Summer S., 3rd Melair S.

LETHAL HEAT, California Champion 3-Year-Old Female, California Champion Older Female. 6 wins at 3, placed at 4, $655,988, Hollywood Oaks (G2 ), Santa Paula S. (G3), Fleet Treat S. (LR), Real Good Deal S. (LR), 2nd Lady’s Secret S. (G1), Palomar H. (G2), California Cup Classic H. (LR), 3rd Del Mar Oaks (G1), Clement L. Hirsch S. (G1), Del Mar Mile H. (G2), Railbird S. (G3 ), Monrovia H. (G3). Set new track record at Del Mar: 7 furlongs in 1:21.95 (all-weather surface). Winner of the 2008/2009 Valkyr Trophy.

TUCKED AWAY, 5 wins, 3 to 5, $582,956, Clement L. Hirsch H. (G2), Solana Beach H. (LR), Fleet Treat S. (LR), 2nd A Gleam Invitational H. (G2 ), Desert Stormer H. (G3 ), Valkyr H. (LR ), 3rd Cat’s Cradle H. (LR ), California Cup Distance H. (LR), Torrey Pines S. (LR), B. Thoughtful S. twice (LR ).

GOLDEN DOC A, 3 wins at 2 and 3, $580,126, Las Virgenes S. (G1), Generous Portion S. (LR), Anoakia S. (L), 2nd Santa Anita Oaks (G1), Santa Ynez S. (G2), Stonerside Beaumont S. (G2-Keeneland), Blue Norther S. (L), Louis R. Rowan S. (O), 3rd Rancho Bernardo H. (G3), Miesque S. (G3 ). Weighted on the Experimental Free Handicap. Winner of the 2007/2008 Valkyr Trophy.

MENSA HEAT, 9 wins 2 to 6, $516,498, On Trust H., Pirate's Bounty H., 2nd Pirate's Bounty S., 3rd Palos Verdes S. G2.

BEL AIR SIZZLE 6 wins at 3 and 4, $515,646, Melair S. (LR ), Valentine Dancer H. (LR), 2nd Del Mar Oaks (G1), Honeymoon H. (G2 ), Santa Ana H. (G2), 3rd Providencia S. (G2), Senorita S. (G3 ), Irish O’Brien S. (LR).

UNUSUAL HEATWAVE, 4 wins 2 to 5, $488,752, Snow Chief S., Real Good Deal S., Crystal Water S., 2nd Tsunami Slew S., 3rd El Cajon.

SPENDITALLBABY 5 wins, 2 to 4, $469,173, B. Thoughtful S. (LR ), Fleet Treat S. (LR), 2nd San Clemente H. (G2), Sharp Cat S. (L ), Hidden Lite S. (L), Black Swan S. (O-Fairplex Park), Solana Beach H. (LR), Cat’s Cradle H. (OR ), 3rd Miesque S. (G3 ), Flawlessly S. (L ).

THERMAL ABLASION 12 wins, 3 to 6, $454,247, Cordially S. (O-Delaware Park), Make Me Conquer S. (O-Delaware Park), 2nd Steve Van Buren H. (L-Philadelphia Park), Red Cross S., Stefanita S., HBPA City of Ranson H., Quill S.

LIGHTMYFIREBABY 6 wins at 4 and 5, $444,437, Las Cienegas H. (G3), California Cup Distaff H. (LR), Irish O’Brien S. (LR), 2nd Valentine Dancer H. (L), Solana Beach H. (L), Work the Crowd H. (L), Daisycutter H. (O).

LENNYFROMALIBU 6 wins, 3 to 5, $442,165, California Cup Mile H. (LR), Crystal Water H. (LR), 2nd TVG Khaled S. (LR ), Sensational Star H. (LR). Set new track record at Santa Anita Park: 6 1/2 furlongs on the downhill turf course in 1:11.13.

UNUSUAL HOTTIE, 7 wins, 2 to 4, $440,068, Redondo Beach S., Fran's Valentine S., 2nd American Beauty S., Osunitas S., Solana Beach H. twice, Fran's Valentine S., 3rd California Cup Distaff S., Solana Beach H.

GERVINHO, 4 wins 2 to 3, $422,140, Sir Beaufort S. G2, Oceanside S., Zuma Beach S., 2nd Del Mar Derby G2, Silky Sullivan S., 3rd Twilight Derby G2.

SURFCUP, 5 wins, 2 to 3, $395,860, Snow Chief S., Silky Sullivan S., 3rd California Breeders Champion S.

SCROFA 7 wins, 2 to 5, $353,275. Irish O’Brien S. (LR), Work the Crowd H. (LR), 3rd Fran’s Valentine S. (LR ).

MEDZENDEEKRON 5 wins, 3 to 6, $348,258. Crystal Water H. (LR), 3rd Commonwealth S. (G2-Keeneland), Tiznow S. (LR ).

MR. CHAIRMAN 5 wins, 3 to 5, $347,556, California Cup Classic H. (LR).

CHRISTIANA’S HEAT 5 wins, 3 to 5, $332,332, Irish O’Brien S. (LR), 2nd Monrovia H. (G3), California Cup Distaff H. (LR), Wishing Well H. (L).

PASS THE HEAT 9 wins at 4 and 5, $330,499, Joseph T. Grace H., Bull Dog S., 3rd Berkeley S. (G3), March Madness H., Forty Niner S.

PRETTY UNUSUAL 3 wins at 3 and 4, $304,152, El Encino Stakes (G2), Melair S. (LR ), 3rd Sunshine Millions Filly and Mare Turf S. (LR).

HE BE FIRE N ICE, 5 wins 3 to 5, $332,330, California Dreamin’ H., 2nd Del Mar Mile Handicap G2, City of Hope Mile S. G2.

LAKERVILLE 5 wins, 3 to 6, $318,910, Clocker's Corner S., 2nd San Simeon S. G3, Green Flash H.

UNUSUAL HEAT is by NUREYEV (1977), Champion, $14,238. Sire of 22 crops, 782 foals, 633 starters, 135 black type winners, 474 winners, $74,054,357, including Theatrical (Ire) (Champion, $2,924,115), Miesque (Champion 9 times, $1,971,485), =Heart Lake (Gb) (Champion, $1,858,423), Spinning World (Champion 4 times, $1,733,529), Peintre Celebre (Champion Twice, $1,419,573), Soviet Star (Champion, $971,695), Sonic Lady (Champion 3 times, $708,895), Zilzal (Champion Twice, $657,310), Reams Of Verse (Champion, $539,039), Flagbird (Champion 3 times, $434,194).


2 in UK 1 1 0 0 $10,001
3 in UK
4 1(1) 0 0 $14,121
4 in UK
5 2(2) 1(1) 1(1) $39,635
5 in NA
6 2 1 1 $79,950
Totals 16 6(3) 2(1) 2(1) $143,707


At 2: Winner in only start.
At 3:
Won Amethyst S. (Ire)
At 4:
Won Glencairn S. (Ire), Platinum S. (Ire)
        2nd Coolmore Stud Concorde S. -G3 (Ire)
        3rd Minstrel S. (Ire)
At 5:
Two wins.


ROSSARD (DEN), by =Glacial (DEN). At 3 Champion 3yo In Denmark. 3 wins at 4, $127,380 in NA. Won Flower Bowl H.-G1. 3rd Athenia H.-G3. At 2 Named In Denmark. At 4 Sent to USA. Won Danish Derby-G1 (DEN), Danish Oaks-G1 (DEN), Swedish Derby-G1 (SWE), Swedish Oaks-G1 (SWE), Danish 1000 Guineas-G2 (DEN), Danish St Leger-G2 (DEN). Dam of 9 foals to race, 4 winners--
UNUSUAL HEAT (c, by Nureyev). Black type winner, see records.
Dark Albatross (f, by Sheikh Albadou (GB)). Winner at 2, in Eng, 13,525 GBP. Winner at 4, in Fr, 5,577 EUR. (Total: $26,986) Dam of 1 winner.
=Dark Opal (IRE). Placed at 2, 2012, in Eng, 481 GBP. (Total: $739)
Dance In The Park (c, by Northern Park). Winner at 3, $11,776 in NA.
Danish Prospector (f, by Miswaki). Winner at 3, $5,850 in NA. Dam of 2 winners. Dam of--
Threedeed. Winner at 3 and 5, $80,165 in NA. Dam of THREE'S A CROWD (g, by Ecton Park. 6 wins at 3 and 4, $241,183 in US. Won Robert R. Hilton Memorial S.-R (CT, $30,900). 3rd West Virginia Brdrs' Classic S.-R (CT, $49,500), W V Lottery Breeders Classic S.-R (CT, $9,900), Robert R. Hilton Memorial S.-R (CT, $5,671), Robert G. Leavitt Memorial Hcp.-R (CT, $5,621).)
Danish Gold. 4 wins, 3 to 6, $51,075 in NA.
Dot Dot Dash (f, by Nureyev). Unraced. Dam of 6 winners, including--
DASH OF HUMOR (f, by Distorted Humor). 3 wins at 4, $60,000 in NA. 5 wins at 6, $273,549 in US. Won Kentucky Cup Ladies Turf S. [L] (KD, $62,000), Furl Sail Handicap (FG, $45,000), H. B. P. A. Handicap (ELP, $30,000). 2nd Ellis Park Breeders' Cup Turf S. [L] (ELP, $20,000), Jersey Lilly S. (HOU, $8,000). 3rd Truly Bound Handicap (FG, $7,500). (Total: $333,549) Dam of LIL BIT O'FUN (g, by Langfuhr. 4 wins at 2 and 3, $247,546 in US. Won Oliver S. [L] (IND, $122,095). 2nd La Jolla H. [G2]. 3rd Overnight S. [N].)
Two Dot Slew (f, by Evansville Slew). 4 wins, 3 to 7, $288,546 in NA. 2nd Wishing Well S. [L] (TP, $10,000), American Beauty S. [L] (OP, $10,000), Dade Turf Classic S. (ELP, $15,000), Wintergreen S. (TP, $10,000). Dam of ANGELICA ZAPATA (f, by Sharp Humor. 4 wins, 2 to 4, 2012, $187,495 in US. Won Sara's Success S. (CRC, $30,000), Cincinnati Trophy S., Emergency Nurse S. (CRC, $30,380). 2nd Ellis Park Turf S. (ELP, $10,000). 3rd Gowell S.)
Marine Charm. 7 wins, 3 to 5, $96,070 in US.
Dancer's Flyer. Placed at 3, $26,662 in NA. Placed at 7 and 8, $2,331 in US. Winner at 5 and 6, in Can, 60,049 CAD. At 6 Tre Woodbine 1 3/16m 02:01.54 (A). (Total: $82,618)
Smokin Bonnie. Winner at 2, $5,368 in NA. Dam of FIND MY HALTER (g, by Personal Flag. 8 wins, 2 to 5, $151,409 in NA. 8 wins, 6 to 9, $44,925 in US. Won Au Revior Handicap [N], Governor's Handicap [N], Inaugural Handicap [N], Cub Klahr Handicap [N]. 2nd Stars And Stripes Handicap [N]. 3rd Inaugural Handicap [N]. (Total: $196,334))
Stately Dane (f, by Stately Don). Unraced. Producer.
PEAS BLOSSOM (GB), by Midsummer Night. Unraced. Dam of 2 foals to race, all winners--
ROSSARD (DEN) (f, by =Glacial (DEN)). Champion, see above.
=Thurber (IRE) (c, by Vision). 2 wins at 2, in Eng, $6,856. (Total: $6,856)
=Pollenka (GB) (f, by Dubassoff). Unraced. At 1 Sent to Argentina. Producer.
FAN LIGHT (GB), by *Wilwyn. Won Cherry Hinton Stakes (ENG), Red House Stakes (ENG). 2nd Lowther Stakes (ENG). Dam of 3 foals to race, 2 winners--
=HICKLETON (c, by =Exbury (FR)). Won Prix Gladiateur-G2, Queen Alexandra S. 2nd Chester Cup H., Queen Alexandra S. 3rd Prix Gladiateur-G2, Goodwood Cup S.-G3, Cesarewitch H.
=Attic View (GB) (g, by =Arrigle Valley (IRE)). Winner at 4 and 5, in Eng, $2,739. 2nd Sean Graham Premier Corinthian (IRE). (Total: $2,739)
=Fax (c, by =Mandamus (GB)). 2nd Premio Mediterraneo.
=Conservatory (GB) (f, by =Major Portion (GB)). Unraced. Dam of 1 winner.
=CONSERVATOIRE (GB) (f, by =Quizair (GB)). At 13 Sent to Italy. 2 wins at 3, in Eng, $7,712. 3 wins at 4, in Fr, $43,981. Won Pr Panacee (FR). 4th Gp De Vichy [G3] (FR). (Total: $51,693) Producer.
Light Of Day (GB), by =Hyperion (GB). 3rd New 1000 Guineas S. (ENG), etc. Dam of *ST. VINCENT, *ALBORADA II, =CHIAROSCURO. Granddam of LADY TAJ, PSYCHE'S FIRST, =GREY GOD (GB), =PETER AEGUS (GB), Flint Castle, Ravenspur, Fleet And Sweet.


Heavily Favored Pacific Heat Takes $200,000 Xpressbet California Cup Oaks

Unusual Heat Has Full Book for 2016

Pacific Heat Romps in Golden State

13 Length Debut Win For Harris Farms/Donald Valpredo-bred Barretts Sale Topper

Central Heat Winning Streak Hits Five

Central Heat Extends Winning Streak In Golden Poppy Stakes

Betty's Bambino Extends Winning Streak in Sensational Star

Bettys Bambino Wins Daytona

Boozer Wires Field in California Flag

Unusual Heat Yearling Tops Barretts

Heat Du Jour Pays Dividends by Capturing Solana Beach

Unusual Heatwave Along in Time to Take Crystal Water S.

Lakerville Impressive in Win

Gervinho's Head Hits Wire First in Sir Beaufort

Unusual Way Dominates

U’narack Captures Real Good Deal

He Be Fire N Ice Stays Hot On Grass in California Dreamin'

Gervinho Regains Top Form to Win Oceanside Division

Talamo Stays Hot With Unusual Hottie in Redondo Beach

Surfcup Delivers as Favorite In Silky Sullivan

Unusual Way Dominates Campanile Stakes

Unusual Hottie Is SW #37 For Her Sire Taking the $100,000 Fran's Valentine

Surfcup Takes $300,000 Snow Chief Stakes

Acclamation repeats as California-bred Horse of the Year

Unusual Heat maintains stranglehold on California sire lists in 2012

Unusual Suspect Wins in Australia

Unusual Way Wires in Preview

Gervinho Rallies to Win Zuma Beach

Harris Farms Yearling Sells for $400,000

Unusual Way Wins Wine Country

Unusual Heatwave a Real Good Deal

Unusual Heat Daughter Sells for $110,000

Another Romp for Acclamation

Acclamation Wins Whittingham for Third Time

Unusual Heat Newest Stakes Winner Best Present Ever Dominates In Campanile Stakes

Unusual Heatwave Takes $300,000 Snow Chief Stakes

Starspangled Heat Goes Over The Hundred-Grand Mark.

Acclamation Cal-bred Horse of the Year

Sci Fi Kin Tops Barretts January Sale

Acclamation Takes Eclipse!


Acclamation Looks Ready for Breeders' Cup After Scoring in Clement Hirsch

Pirate’s Bounty a Mensa Dead-Heat

Unusual Heat at Del Mar 2011

Acclamation Proves Just as Good on Polytrack as Turf in Pacific Classic

Unusual Heat's Son Burns Scorches La Jolla Foes

Acclamation Keeps Rolling in Eddie Read

Acclamation Successfully Defends Whittingham Title

Unusual Heat gets fight for top spot among California sires

Unusual Heat's Acclamation Repeats in Murray

Unusual Heat photo gallery

Unusual Heat On Top in California Once Again

Harris Benefits From Sire Moves

Unusual Suspect Picks Up Hollywood Turf Cup!

The Usual Q. T. (Unusual Heat) take G1 Eddie Read!

Unusual Heat to Stand at Harris Farms

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California's Record-Breaking Leading Sire 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
With Lifetime Progeny Earnings More Than $33 Million!

74 Earners Of $100,000 plus from 307 Starters!

Average Earnings/Starter over $82,000!

Sire Of More Than 50 Stakes Horses, including California Champions The Usual Q.T. (G1) & Lethal Heat (G2) & 2010 G1 Winner Acclamation!