The first foal for Northview Stallion Station’s Madefromlucky arrived on Jan. 8 at Holly Crest Farm in New Jersey when Treasure At Sea delivered a chestnut filly for breeder Mac Nichol. The filly is also the first foal for Treasure At Sea, a daughter of Take Charge Indy and stakes winner Sea Road, from the family of Grade 1 winner Karlovy Vary.
The syndicate-owned Madefromlucky covered 69 mares his first season in Chesapeake City. The 7-year-old by champion and champion sire Lookin At Lucky out of a full sister to three-time leading sire Tapit retired a millionaire after a career in which he won four stakes, including the West Virginia Derby-G2, Peter Pan Stakes-G2 and Greenwood Cup-G3, and placed in eight stakes, including a second behind American Pharoah in the Grade 2 Rebel at Oaklawn Park in his stakes debut. With a record of 24-6-5-4 he earned $1,351,500.
Out of Home From Oz (by Pulpit), Madefromlucky is a half-brother to A Shin Gold, a stakes-placed earner of $805,785 in Japan. His second dam, stakes winner Tap Your Heels, is a half-sister to champion sprinter and leading sire Rubiano. The family also includes Belmont Stakes winner, champion and Grade 1 sire Summer Bird and successful sire Glitterman.
Madefromlucky will stand his second season for $5,000 live foal, payable when the foal stands and nurses.