EXTENDED PEDIGREE RESEARCH FOR AM GHOST SHIP
(Extended Pedigree Research by Arlene Magid—edited by Melanie Johnson)
(AM SEA CAPTAIN++ x AL-MARAH STOPSIGN)
AM GHOST SHIP
AM GHOST SHIP is an accomplished
cutting horse, named 1997 U.S. Top Ten
Futurity Cutting. He is a full brother to AM PHANTOM GALEON, sire of 1994
Reserve National Champion Futurity Cutting and 1995 and 1996 U.S. Top
Cutting SA PHANTOM GALE. He is also closely related to 1995 U.S. National
Champion Futurity Cutting and 1996 U.S. Top Ten Open Cutting AM SEAGFREED,
1994 and 1995 U.S. Top Ten Open Cutting AL-MARAH COALER, 1998 U.S. Top
Futurity Cutting DWFS IMAJICA, and 1998 U.S. National Champion Open Cutting,
who are also all by AM SEA CAPTAIN++ out of *COUNT DORSAZ granddaughters.
AM GHOST SHIP is by halter and western pleasure champion and Legion
of Merit winner AM SEA CAPTAIN++. He is noted as a sire of winning western
performance horses. His 14 National winners to date include AM GHOST SHIP,
twice U.S. National Champion Novice and Open Cutting AM BUCKANIRS LASS+,
Canadian National Champion Trail AL-MARAH CAPTAINS FANCY, U.S. National
Champion Futurity Cutting VALLEJO DOLLAR, U.S. Top Ten Western Pleasure
AL-MARAH GANNET, U.S. Top Ten Futurity Cutting BAY DESIRE, Canadian Top
Ten Reining AL-MARAH HORATIO, twice U.S. Top Ten Open Cutting AL-MARAH
COALER and U.S. National Champion Futurity Cutting and Top Ten Open Cutting
AM SEAGFREED, U.S. National Champion Futurity Cutting AM MACHO CAPTAIN,
U.S Top Ten Futurity Cutting DWFS IMAJICA, and 1999 U.S. Reserve Champion
Futurity Cutting AM SEASWIRL.
AM SEA CAPTAIN++ also has 8 get who have produced National winners.
AL- MARAH IRON LADY is the dam of U.S. Reserve National Champion Fourth
Level Dressage AL-MARAH QUEBEC and U.S. Top Ten Futurity Cutting AM DREAM
MY LADY. AL-MARAH SEASONG is the dam of U.S. National Champion Futurity
Cutting AM YEOMANS ROSE. AM CAPTAIN GOOD sired U.S. Reserve National
Champion Futurity Cutting AM BRAZILLY BILLY and U.S. Top Ten Futurity
Cutting ROYAL CORSAIR. AM PHANTOMGALEON is the sire of U.S. National
Champion Futurity Cutting and twice U.S. Top Ten Open Cutting SA PHANTOM
GALE. AM SIR FRANCIS sired 1998 U.S. Top Ten Hunter KOWETA SAILOR. AM
NAUMACHIA is the dam of U.S. National Champion Futurity Cutting AM MACHO
CAPTAIN (who is inbred to SEA CAPTAIN++). AL-MARAH SIREN is the dam of
U.S. Top Ten Limit Novice Cutting AM FIERY DREAM. AM SEA VILLAIN is the
dam of U.S. Top Ten Stallion AOTH, AM GYPSY VILLAGE.
AM SEA CAPTAIN++ is by
the double *RAFFLES grandson AL-MARAH INDRAFF, a sire of 3 National winners
in performance. His dam, AMLADYINRED, also produced Canadian Reserve National
Champion Western Pleasure CRIMSON BEAU++. He sired twice U.S. National
Champion Open Cutting GSA CRIMSON ARROW, U.S. Reserve National Champion
Western Pleasure JOTR 13/Under GSA CRIMSON FAME, as well as the National
winner producers CRIMSON CHARISMA and CRIMSON KNIGHT. AMLADYINRED is a
halter champion daughter of halter champion AL-MARAH RADAMES, sire of
11 National winners including U.S. National Champion Stallion RADAMASON++.
Her dam FETAFFA is a halter champion and dam of 3 champions. Her dam FETAFFA
is a halter champion and dam of 3 champions. She represents the *RAFFLES/*SULEJMAN/*FADL
cross that also produced AL-MARAH TAI, dam of U.S. National Champion Formal
Combination AL- MARAH CANADIUS++/ (sire of U.S. National Champion Mare
TJS GEORGIE GIRL, U.S. National Champion English Pleasure CANADIAN LOVE+,
and multi-National Champion in english sidesaddle, park AOTR and english
pleasure AOTR HERITAGE EMIR+).
AM GHOST SHIP is out
of AL-MARAH STOPSIGN. She is also the dam of his full brother, AM PHANTOM
GALEON, sire of 1994 U.S. Reserve National Champion Futurity Cutting and
1995 and 1996 U.S. Top Ten Open Cutting SA PHANTOM GALE. AL-MARAH
STOPSIGN is by Canadian Top Ten Stallion AL-MARAH RAHCOUNT, who sired
Canadian Top Ten Trail AFALHI RAZON and Canadian Reserve National Champion
Trail RAHCOUNTORO+++. AM RAHCOUNT is a 3/4 brother to U.S. National
Champion Stallion COUNT BAZY++ and U.S. National Champion Park SEAHORSE
DUKE DORSAZ, as well as to AL-MARAH COUNT RAFLA, sire of National Champions
in hunt pleasure, trail, and cutting. His sire *COUNT DORSAZ sired 15
National winners and is the only Crabbet stallion to sire both a U.S.
National Champion Stallion and a U.S. National Champion Park Horse.
Twenty two *COUNT DORSAZ get have produced National winners, and his grandget
include U.S. National Champion Mare HERITAGE DESIREE, U.S. National
Champion Western Pleasure AOTR and Reserve National Champion Western Pleasure
OUR CLEOPATRA, U.S. Reserve National Champion English Pleasure CONTESSA-B+++
(dam of U.S. National Champion Mare SS FOLLOW ME), and U.S. Reserve National
Champion Show Hack AM COUNTESS FOLLY. AM RAHCOUNT is out of AL-MARAH ALEXANDRETTA,
dam of 3 champions including Canadian Top Ten Western Pleasure BRUMARBA
BEAU+. AL-MARAH ALEXANDRETTA is a full sister to junior halter champion
Al-MARAH ALERT, dam of Canadian Top Ten Stallion and Region 10 Top Five
English Pleasure O-MONSOON++.
AL-MARAH ALERT was influential on 1998 National winners:
1. 1998 U.S. Top Ten Hunter Pleasure JOTR 13/Under Kahla Kai (out
of Al-Marah Alert)
2. 1998 U.S. Top Ten Gelding AOTH/Canadian Reserve National Champion
Futurity Gelding Midnite Gangster(out of Gai Andromeda, granddaughter
of Al Marah Alert)
3. 1998 U.S. Top Ten Gelding AOTH Juans Temptor (out of PJS Gai
granddaughter of Al-Marah Alert).
4. 1998 U.S. Top Ten Hunter Pleasure JOTR 13 / Under, MKS RAFI SAHM (out
of SOFISTICATED LADY, granddaughter of Al-Marah Alert).
AL-MARAH STOPSIGN is
out of AM WHITE PINE. She is a paternal sister to U.S. Top Ten Native
Costume GIMAR and U.S. Top Ten English Pleasure AOTR SHALAARAFF++, as
well as AM VEILLANTIF, maternal granddam of U.S. Top Ten Stallion
AOTH AM GYPSY VILLAGE. She is by National winner sire SHALIMAR GIDASON,
himself a western pleasure reserve champion. All four of his grandparents
(actually three as he is a double grandson of GARAFF) are *RAFFLES get.
SHALIMAR GIDASON is by champion sire SHALIMAR FLARAFF, a full brother
to FLAIGA (dam of U.S. National Champion Futurity Colt LA FLAISAN, U.S.
Top Ten Stock Horse LA FLAIGAN, and National winner sire FLAIGOR).
SHALIMAR FLARAFF is by halter and performance champion GARAFF, sire of
5 National winners in halter and cutting. His dam FLAIA, a halter reserve
champion, is also the dam of National winner producer SHALIMAR GHADAIA.
FLAIA is a full sister to INDRAFF. SHALIMAR GIDASON is out of SHALIMAR
GIDA, also by GARAFF. She is a maternal sister to 3 champions and 3 producers
of National winners.
AM WHITE PINE is out
of Al-MARAH THRICE MINE, also dam of Canadian Top Ten Sidesaddle, East
Coast Champion Western Pleasure, halter and english pleasure champion
AL-MARAH COUNT PINE+/, a sire of regional winners. AL- MARAH THRICE MINE
is also the dam of champion producer AL-MARAH PINE CONE and of National
winner producer AM IPINE FORYOU, dam of U.S. Top Ten Stock Horse AL-MARAH
ROYAL FOE. AL-MARAH THRICE MINE is by the Al-Marah foundation sire INDRAFF,
sire of 10 National winners and of 38 mares who have produced National
winners. Her dam *THORAYYA produced 3 champions and 2 producers of National
winners: halter and park reserve champion *THORA GRANT, park champion
AL-MARAH SOLA MIA (dam of U.S. Reserve National Champion Native Costume
BL MAJESTIC GOLD+), and U.S. Reserve National Champion Western Pleasure
and Region 15 Top Five Mare AL-MARAH COUNTESS MINE++. *THORAYYA is a paternal
sister to National Champion sires *COUNT DORSAZ and *RANIX, and a maternal
sister to GENERAL GRANT, a sire of National winners in England. This is
quite a heritage!