02/17/2014 11:56AM

Canadian Frontier, Article of Faith to Saudi Arabia


Stallions Canadian Frontier and Article of Faith have been sold to stand in Saudi Arabia.

The deals for both horses were brokered by bloodstock agent Chad Schumer of Schumer Bloodstock.

Canadian Frontier is a Grade 3-winning son of Gone West, whose six crops ages 3 and up are led by Grade 1 winners Hilda’s Passion and No Such Word, as well as Miss Vancouver, Ecuador’s Horse of the Year in 2009. The 15-year-old previously stood at Le Mesa Stallions in Carencro, La.

Bred in Kentucky by the Marshall Naify Revocable Trust, Canadian Frontier won six of 13 career starts for earnings of $253,239, highlighted by a win in the Grade 3 Bold Ruler Handicap at Belmont Park. He is out of the Grade 2-winning Seattle Slew mare Borodislew, whose seven winners from as many foals to race include Grade 3 winner Seeking Slew and multiple stakes winner Slewfoundmoney.

Article of Faith moves to Saudi Arabia from R Star Stallions at Richwine Farm in Anderson, Ind. The unraced 10-year-old son of Storm Cat is the sire of stakes winners Joint Tenant and Slacker.

Article of Faith was bred in Kentucky by Racehorse Management LLC and is out of the Grade 1-winning End Sweep mare Nany’s Sweep. He is a half-brother to Grade 3 winner She’s Indy Money.