2010 Chestnut Gelding

  • 2010 Chestnut Gelding  (SOLD a special thanks to Dave and Shaela Glade of Beaverdam, UT)


This fancy boy is by Rio Starlight who is a 15.2 hand 1,200 lb buckskin with a great confirmation to go with his great pedigree. He is by Grays Starlight, an all-time Leading Sire producing over $10 million in cutting (NCHA), reined cow horse (NRCHA) and reining horses (NRHA).  In 2007 Grays Starlight was the Leading Sire of Broodmares sold in both NRHA and NRCHA sales and the second leading sire of broodmares sold in NCHA sales. Grays Starlight is by AQHA/NCHA Hall of Fame Inductee Peppy San Badger, the all-time number 2 sire $28 Million of performance horses. Rio is out of Smokin Kitty Rio the 1993 NCHA Open Reserve World Champion with earnings exceeding $65.000. Smokin Kitty Rio is by NCHA and NRCHA greats Smokin JoseDoc Quixote and AQHA/NRHA Hall of Fame Mr Gun Smoke.

Rio has his ROM in Reining and qualified for the 2004 AQHA world show in reining. Rio was being shown in the working cow horse events and has won multiple events, qualifying for the 2006 AQHA world show; he was also be shown at the Working Cow Horse World Show.

The dam is by some notable sires Joe Hancock, King, Poco Bueno, Wimpy, Sugar Bars, and Zantanon.  The bottom side of this geldings pedigree is full of strong ranch style sires.  If you are looking for a using horse that can work all day then you will want to take a look at Chester.

Chester has spent 6 months with a professional trainer and clinician Jeff Spencer at Spencer Training in Eagle, Idaho.  Chester has been started correctly and has no bad habits.  Chester has had extensive groundwork training and roping training done.  He has been ridden and used around the ranch branding, sorting and gathering cows.  He moves through transitions fluently and changes lead with ease.  Side pass, rollbacks, rope or lope he has the ability to go any direction you wish.  He is filling out and would make an excellent head or heel horse for a serious roper.  Click on the video link to the right to view Chester working.

This gelding is a big boy, stands a true 16 hands and has big bone structure excellent ranch prospect.  He has a big hip with long straight legs and a sweet disposition.  He is a beautiful dark chestnut with a single white sock on his rear leg.  With his size and ability, he is an excellent prospect for someone who is ready to rope or finish a qualified gelding.







Sire: Rio Starlight

   Rio Starlight       Grays Starlight  
  Peppy San Badger   
   Mr San Peppy
   Sugar Badger
   Docs Starlight
   Doc Bar
   Tasa Tivio
   Smokin Kitty Rio   
   Smokin Jose
   Jose Uno
   Gunsmoke Ripple   
   Quixote Kitty
   Doc Quixote
   Athena Brooks



Dam:  Gal Stalone

   Gal Stalone          Bay Stalone     
  Cap Gun      
  Kings Pistol
  Dawsons Belle Star   
  Van Peep   
  Van Don
  Peppys Jo Peep
   Palamina Gal  
   Pampa One     
  Husky Bar Corder
  Party Gal Kid 
   Caps Peppy Jo   
  Cap Gun
  Peppys Joe Beep