Biankus is known to be the foundation of the barrel horsesBreeder: G. L. Givens, Ida. BIANKUS WAS KNOWN FOR THROWING GREAT BARREL HORSES.IT WAS SAID THAT EVERY FOAL HIT THE GROUND LOOKING FOR A BARREL. Sent two sons to the NFR. The first was Kelli Currin’s home-raised stallion Captain Biankus. Later, Randi Rea Britt’s stallion Bogie Biankus went to the NFR with Katie McCoin Garthwaite. He was used in Cutting, Barrels, and Poles.