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Reminic Achieves NRHA Million Dollar Sire Status
Reminic, a 1978 bay stallion by Docís Remedy and out of Fillinic, has sired earners of $1,042,003.52 in National Reining Horse Association competition, becoming the eighth stallion to achieve the National Reining Horse Association Million Dollar Sire distinction. Bred by Greg Ward of Tulare, California, and owned by the Reminic Partnership (Chuck McAnally and Jim Babcock), Reminic currently stands at the Babcock Ranch in Gainesville, Texas.
In 1981, Reminic was the National Reining Horse Association Futurity high placing stallion and placing fifth overall. His National Reining Horse Association earnings exceed $81,000. But his most recent accomplishments are through his offspring.
Helping their sire earn this milestone were National Reining Horse Association Open Futurity Champions Boomernic and Von Reminic and National Reining Horse Association Derby Co-Champion Buenonic Chex. Brett Stone rode Claudia CattellĎs Boomernic to the 1992 Open Futurity win, earning the $100,000 Futurity paycheck. Out of Docs Leavem Smoke by Mr Gun Smoke, the 1989 stallion has total earnings of $109,905.90. In 2000, Todd Sommers rode Frank Boleaís Von Reminic to the NRHA Open Futurity championship. Von Reminic's NRHA Lifetime Earnings exceed $180,000. Out of Von Freckles by Colonel Freckles, he earned the first NRHA Futurity $150,000 winnerís paycheck. Sommers also rode Enzo Golaís Buenonic Chex to the 1998 NRHA Derby Co-Champion title. Out of Sample Chex by Bueno Chex, the 1994 stallion has more than $90,000 in NRHA earnings. Other money earning NRHA offspring include Boogernic ($42,240.73), A Genuine Remedy ($40,108.99), Diablonic ($42,564.94), Mister Montana Nic ($53,176.91).
Reminicís offspring have excelled in other disciplines as well. His offspring have earned in excess of $672,000 in National Cutting Horse Association (NCHA) sanctioned events and Reminic offspring account for more than $800,000 in National Reined Cow Horse Association (NRCHA) earnings and include two NRCHA Snaffle Bit Champions. In AQHA events his 904 registered foals have earned almost 3500 points.
The National Reining Horse Association is pleased to announce Reminicís latest achievement: National Reining Horse Association Million Dollar Sire.
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