Hard Livin was a proven racetrack performer at the top level and has now progressed to a champion sire .
Hard Livin was the sire of this year’s Elitloppet winner Don Fanucci Zet . The Elitloppet is one of if not the worlds most prestigious race for trotters . Don Fanucci Zet proved his class winning in the brilliant time of 1.50.8 on the 1000m track. The winner was out of a pacing bred mare by Western Terror , showing Hard Livin’s ability as a sire.
Hard Livin as 2yo won 3 legs Pennsylvania Sires Stake and finished 2nd in the final he also finished 2nd in the International Stallion Stake.
As a 3yo Hard Livin won the Currier and Ives Stake. He won ab elimination of the Yonkers Trot finishing 4th in final. He was successful in a leg Pennsylvania Sires Stake , 3rd in the final. He was 2nd Matron Stake and 3rd in an Elimination of the Hambletonian showing he was up to the best horses in North America banking over half a million dollars in his 2yo and 3yo seasons .
. Hard Livin was exported to Sweden where he performed with distinction , winning the Swedish Guldbjorken (Gr.3), Swedish Baletts Lopp (L), Solvallaserien IX, Mack Clowns Memorial; and finished 2nd in the Farjestads Jubileumslopp (Gr.2).
Hard Livin ( Frozen ) $3500 Pay On Live Foal
As 2yo won 3 legs Pennsylvania Sires Stake (2nd in final); 2nd div International Stallion Stake. As 3yo won Currier and Ives Stake, elim Yonkers Trot (4th in final), leg Pennsylvania Sires Stake (3rd in final); 2nd Matron Stake; 3rd elim Hambletonian. As aged won Swedish Guldbjorken (Gr.3), Swedish Baletts Lopp (L), Solvallaserien IX, Mack Clowns Memory; 2nd Farjestads Jubileumslopp (Gr.2) MALE LINE By SJS CAVIAR tr,3,1:53.8 ($1,288,466) by S Js Photo. Sire of 993 foals, 669 starters, 508 winners, 378 in 2:00, 91 in 1:55, 140 $100,000 earners. Total progeny earnings of $49,972,910 including SEVRUGA tr,1:50.6 ($1,217,021), LIKEABATOUTAHELL tr,1:51.6 ($1,035,643), NOT AFRAID tr,1:51.4 ($965,084), TRIUMPHANT CAVIAR tr,1:54.8 ($796,794), CENTURION ATM tr,2,1:53.4 ($728,894), NF HAPPENSTANCE (M) tr,1:52.4 ($661,321), MR PINE CHIP tr,3,1:52.0 ($635,875), MYTHICAL LINDY tr,3,1:53.4 ($629,104), BOLD AND FRESH (M) tr,3,1:53.2 ($627,997), TRUSTWORTHY KID tr,1:52.8 ($569,586). Sire of 386 European winners including CONRADS RODLUVA (M) tr,1:52.1 ($1,735,654), COIN PERDU tr,1:56.0 ($851,475), GLOBAL WELCOME tr,1:54.9 ($814,009, STARO MIAMI (M) tr,1:53.0 ($772,633) FEMALE LINE 1ST DAM AFFINITY by Victory Dream - 2yo placed $2,200. Dam of 13 foals, 11 raced, 10 winners incl; HARD LIVIN tr,2,1:56.8; 3,1:55.0; 1:52.6 ($849,343) (SJs Caviar) As above TUMBLE DUST tr,1:53.4 ($743,749) (Crazed) As 2yo won Swedish Svampen Orebro (Gr.3). As 4yo won French Criterium Continental (Gr.1), Denmark Derby (Gr.1), Norway Axel Jensen Minnelop (Gr.2), Swedish Prix Cagnes sur Mer (Gr.3), ht European Derby (Gr.3) - Denmark Harness Horse of the Year PHOTO MAXX tr,2,1:58.0; 3,1:55.4; 1:53.8 ($633,550) (S Js Photo) As 3yo won Tompkins-Geers Stake; 2nd John Simpson Memorial SPIRIT OF THE DAY (M) tr,1:55.4 ($228,467) (Amigo Hall) As aged won Norway Jensen Minnelop (Gr.2), Swedish Sto Sprintern (Gr.3) ANNA GRETA (M) tr,1:56.5 ($50,130) (Chocolatier) Dam of UMUSTBECRAZY (M) tr,3,1:58.9 BOURBON RAIN tr,1:57.5 ($36,982) (Conway Hall) ATOMIC RAIN tr,1:58.6 ($30,300) (Muscle Hill) Producer: Peaceful Image (dam of CALIFORNIA (M) tr,1:59.0. Grand-dam of CHIP OR CASH tr,3,1:59.2; 1:59.0 ($68,900) 2ND DAM NICEGIRLSDONT tr,2:07.6 by Super Bowl. Dam of 10 foals, 6 raced, 4 winners incl; NORMA JEAN HALL (M) tr,2,1:59.6; 1:58.8 ($105,934) (Tom Ridge) NAUGHTY HALL (M) tr,3,1:56.0 ($100,336) (Victory Dream) Dam of MISS PANTHERS (M) tr,2,1:59.8; 3,1:53.6 ($196,837) WEWERING tr,1:55.0 ($89,619) (Victory Dream) Natasha Hall (M) tr,2,2:00.4 ($78,593) (Garland Lobell) Dam of NOTORIOUS BLUESTONE tr,2,2:01.8; 1:56.0 ($81,334) Producer: Nicole Hall (dam of GUARD YOUR HEARTS (M) tr,3,1:58.2; 1:54.8 -$226,239) 3RD DAM DORMITORY tr,2:01.8 ($5,167) by Speedy Crown. Dam of 5 foals, 4
SUPER NICE (M) tr,2,1:58.8; 3,1:58.0 ($333,158) (Super Bowl) As 2yo won elim & final Merrie Annabelle Stake, Acorn Stake, Tompkins Geers Stake, Hanover Hempt Stake. Grand-dam of FROM ABOVE tr,1:52.8 ($1,296,050 As 3yo won Sweden TravKriterium (Gr.1). As 4yo won Sweden Breeders Crown (Gr.1)), ETERNAL tr,1:57.1 ($174,395), MANNA tr,1:58.6 ($111,925), HALLE LUJA (M) tr,1:59.5 ($75,208), NO WONDER tr,1:59.4; Great-granddam of TRAVELIN PREACHER tr,3,2:01.0; 1:55.4 ($196,980), BROTHER GUS tr,3,2:03.2; 1:55.8 ($110,538), SAVE OUR SOULS (M) tr,1:55.8 ($74,100), VICAR tr,1:58.6 ($67,875), ASHRAM (M) tr,1:59.1 ($52,701), QUIPPINI tr,1:57.3, BLISSFUL IGNORANCE (M) tr,1:57.9 Producer: Super Mixed (dam of DONALD RANKIN tr,3,1:56.8 -$265,387, SOCIETY HALL (M) tr,3,1:56.6; 1:55.2 -$100,286) 4TH DAM PANTY RAID tr,2,1:58.6; 1:57.0 ($473,932) by Nevele Pride. As 2yo won International Stallion Stake, Arden Downs Stake, Matron Stake, Hoosier Stake, Nancy Hanks Trot, Lou Dillon Trot. As 3yo won World Trotting Derby, Lady Suffolk Stake, Martha Washington Stake, Chestnut Farm Trot - USTA 3yo Filly Trotter of the Year, USTA Trotter of the Year. Dam of 2 foals, 1 winner; Dormitory (M) tr,2:01.8 ($5,167) (Speedy Crown) -As above Producer: Pink Cheeks (dam of GIANT VICTORY tr,2,2:01.8; 3,1:54.8 -$1,252,243. As 3yo won Hambletonian Stake, Canadian Trotting Classic, Breeders Crown, Currier and Ives Stake USTA 3yo Colt Trotter of the Year, USTA Trotter of the Year, PINK DIAMOND tr,3,2:04..2; 1:56.4 -$266,554, Grand-dam of CHEELA BI (M) tr,1:59.4, READY TO RUMBLE tr,2:00.0 4 wins, great-granddam of SASSY NORD FRO (M) (S Js Photo) tr,1:58.4 -$79,165) 5TH DAM EXCITING SPEED tr,2:04.4 ($15,833) by Speedster. Dam of 16 foals, 14 raced, 12 winners, 6 in 2:00, 3 x $100,000 earners incl; BONEFISH tr,2,2:00.8; 3,1:58.2 ($309,375) (Nevele Pride) As 2yo - USTA 2yo Colt Trotter of the Year. As 3yo - USTA 3yo Colt Trotter of the Year. IMAGERY (M) tr,1:58.8 (218,246) (Nevele Pride) Grand-dam of ELUSIVE DESIRE (M) tr,2,1:57.8; 3,1:53.4; 1:52.2 ($1,275,827 - Canadian 2yo Trotter of the Year, Canadian 3yo Trotter of the Year) Beat The Clock (M) tr,2:04.0 $32,661 (Nevele Pride) TAGLIABUE tr,3,1:54.6; 1:53.6 ($904,600 - USTA 3yo Colt Trotter of the Year) HARD LIVIN STUD ANALYSIS Oldest progeny in Europe are 7yo in 2021 in Europe: Sire of 136 foals, 58 starters, 28 winners, 17 in 2:00, 4 $100,000 earners including; DIANA ZET (M) tr,1:56.8 -$1,448,187 -As 3yo won SWE Svensk Trav Oaks (Gr.1), SWE Sommarfavoriten ston (Gr.3). As 4yo won SWE Derbystoet (Gr.2), SWE Drottning Silvia Pokal (Gr.2) (Windsongs Legacy) DON FANUCCI ZET tr,1:52.0 -$825,561 -As 4yo won SWE Sprintermastaren (Gr.2), SWE Prix Readly Express (Gr.3) (Western Terror) BELLATRIX ZET (M) tr,1:55.2 -$137,123 (Diesel Don) LETS GO ERNIE tr,1:57.8 -$110,772 (Jag de Bellouet) BONE HARD FLASH tr,1:55.0 -$63,160 (Defi d’Aunou) BROXIMUS ZET tr,1:58.7 -$53,683 (Kadabra) ERIN ZET (M) tr,1:59.5 -$48,002 (Explosive Matter) BON BINI (M) tr,1:59.1 -$41,680 (Going Kronos) EPIMETHEUS tr,1:56.5 -$40,587 (Credit Winner) GIMS CARDINAL tr,1:58.6 -$31,315 (Probe)
Hard Livin has proven himself as a champion stallion in Sweden . Apart from siring the 2021 Elitloppet winner he has sired another million dollar earner in Diana Zet ( Windsongs Legacy ) .
Windsongs Legacy was by Conway Hall therefore mares by Angus Hall , Majestic Son and Andover Hall .
Don Fanucci Zet was by the pacing stallion Western Terror , mares with pacing blood may also wish to copy this successful mating ,
Hard Livin is by the top stallion SJ’S Caviar who is by S Js Photo . Sons of S Js Photo have been very successful at stud in Australasia including Bacardi Lindy and Pegasus Spur . These stallions have crossed very well with Sundon mares .
Hard Livin’s oldest progeny are 7 years old in Sweden
He has been a very successful sire , 2 of the 3 leading 4yos in Sweden in 2020 were bred by Hard Livin
Hard Livin’s progeny include
HARD LIVIN STUD ANALYSIS Oldest progeny in Europe are 7yo in 2021 in Europe: Sire of 136 foals, 58 starters, 28 winners, 17 in 2:00, 4 $100,000 earners including;
DIANA ZET (M) tr,1:56.8 -$1,448,187 -As 3yo won SWE Svensk Trav Oaks (Gr.1), SWE Sommarfavoriten ston (Gr.3). As 4yo won SWE Derbystoet (Gr.2), SWE Drottning Silvia Pokal (Gr.2) (Windsongs Legacy)
DON FANUCCI ZET tr,1:52.0 -$825,561 -As 4yo won SWE Sprintermastaren (Gr.2), SWE Prix Readly Express (Gr.3) (Western Terror)