LOT 39: IRISHCOLOREDWHISKEY
Miranda2013 Chestnut Mare
For the first time ever professional rope horse trainer JD Yates is consigning a horse to auction during the Rancho Rio Horses Sales Spring Classic. Yates is widely known for his success in the roping arena. His list of accolades includes five AQHA Super Horses, 20+ AQHA High Point Horses, over 40 AQHA World Championships, BFI Champion, multiple Rope Horse Futurity Champions and PRCA success with 20+ trips to the NFR.
Yates is proud to offer Irishcoloredwhiskey under the big top at Rancho Rio. “Miranda” is owned by Lyle and Lorrie Grantham of Ackerly, Texas, and has been in training with Yates for the last five years. The 2013 chestnut mare by Paddys Irish Whiskey out of a Smart Little Lena granddaughter, came off the Flag Ranch in Purcell, Oklahoma, and has proven herself as a phenomenal head horse in every way possible. She has been shown by amateurs and professionals alike and she wins with both. A solid citizen, there’s not a hole in her. Sound and solid. Lyle can take her to the low numbered jackpots and JD can turn around and show her in the Open. Anyone can ride her. This horse speaks for herself! You don’t want to miss this one. Contact JD with any questions leading up to sale day.