Champion 2yo, 4-4-0-0, $45,955. Won: Great American S., Juvenile S. Set or equalled 3 track records Retired due to bowed tendon Raise A Native is one of the most influential Thoroughbred sires of all time, like his sire Native Dancer. Raise A Native sired Alydar, the only horse to finish second in all three Triple Crown Races (1978). Raise A Native is the grandsire of Affirmed, the 11th and latest Triple Crown Winner in America. Raise A Native sired Mr. Prospector, who sired 1 winner of each of the Triple Crown races, and is one of the most influential sires. Raise A Native's sire Native Dancer sired Nijinsky, (AKA Nijinsky II in USA) one of the English Triple Crown winners, and a champion sire. Raise A Natives 4xGreat Grandsire Phalaris is the 4xGreat Grandsire of Bold Ruler, the sire of the legendary 9th American Triple Crown Winner Secretariat.