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Cromed Out Mercedes • Photo by Cam Essick

Cromed Out Mercedes Reaches $1 Million Sire Status

Cromed Out Mercedes, owned by Silver Spurs Equine, has officially joined the National Reining Horse Association’s (NRHA) Million Dollar Sire club. The 2005 stallion is by NRHA $4 Million Dollar Sire Custom Crome and out of Princess In Diamonds (by Shining Spark).

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Cromed Out Mercedes • Photo by Cam Essick

As a competitor, Cromed Out Mercedes won in excess of $147,000. Andrea Fappani, an NRHA Five Million Dollar Rider, piloted the stallion to a top-10 finish in the 2008 NRHA Futurity Open, won the 2009 National Reining Breeders Classic Level 4 Open and finished 11th at the 2009 NRHA Derby.

Cromed Out Mercedes has 214 money-winning offspring, according to Equi-Stat, who have garnered total earnings of more than $1,002,000. His top-earning offspring include:

  • Ms Mercedes Whiz (out of Ms Hollywood Whiz x Topsail Whiz): $110,152
  • Mercedes Kenz (out of Mifilady x Mifillena): $38,775
  • Benz Smokin (out of Dontquestionthischic x Chocolate Chic Olena): $38,706
  • Diamonds N Mercedes (out of Lemon Twist Nic x Reminic N Dunit): $38,337
  • Cromed Out Gunner (out of Smoking Gypsy Rose x Colonels Smoking Gun [Gunner]): $32,867