The Only Escape

Stallion now stands for $1,250.00 ($1,000 Stallion Fee ~ $250 booking fee). Transported semen is available. Your additional chute fee for this service will be: $250. Mare care, veterinary expenses and/or transported semen fees will be additional. Breed of mare is to be a registered Paint, Appaloosa, Thoroughbred, or Quarter Horse.

The Only Escape

Gallop welcomes AQHA World Champion; All American Quarter Horse Congress Champion; and NSBA BCF Champion ...The Only Escape. This 16.3 hand, dark brown stallion born in 2002 is an earner of $19,134 and 90.5 AQHA points. His show titles include ~ 2004: 5th Congress Junior Hunter Under Saddle; Just For Pleasure Futurity 2-Year-Old Open Hunter Under Saddle Champion; NSBA High-Point 2-Year-Old Open Hunter Under Saddle Leader; in 2005: Congress 3-Year-Old Open Hunter Under Saddle Futurity Champion; AQHA High Point Hunter Under Saddle Stallion; NSBA High-Point 3-Year-Old Open Hunter Under Saddle Champion; and Open AQHA Superior Hunter Under Saddle. In 2006 The Only Escape was the AQHA World Champion Junior Hunter Under Saddle Horse; AQHA High Point Hunter Under Saddle Stallion; NSBA High-Point Junior Hunter Under Saddle Reserve Champion; and winner of 2 Reserve Grand Championships.

The Only Escape, is sired by the legendary Invitation Only and out of the prolific hunt seat producer; Escapist. "Earl" (as he is called), possess that exciting big trot and exceptionally slow-legged lope that is so sought after in the Hunt Seat discipline. He is passing his extraordinary traits along to his foals. To date, "Earl" is the Sire of an AQHA Reserve World Champion; Congress Champion; multiple Futurity Champions and AQHA point earners.

In 2017 & 2018, The Only Escape was a Top 25 Sire of AQHA Hunter Under Saddle Point-Earners. He has sired 215 AQHA foals, 11 crops, 57 RGP money-earners and earners of 3,526 AQHA points, including ZEE ONLY ESCAPE ($10,069 and 140.5 AQHA points: AQHYA World Hunter Under Saddle Int. Exhibitor Champion; Superior Hunter Under Saddle), ONLY SKYS ESCAPE ($7,879 and 265.5 AQHA points: and 69 novice points: AQHA World Level 2 Open Progressive Working Hunter Champion; Superior Hunter Hack), IFONLYIWERGREY ($4,003 and an AQHA point-earner. NSBA World Hunt Seat Non-Pro Longe Line Campion), TOESNTHESAND ($3,326: NSBA World Hunt Seat Long Line Champion), ESCAPE E (206 AQHA points: and 134.5 novice points: 3rd AQHA East Level 1 Champ SHMNSJP Level 1 Amateur, AQHA Amateur Champion), NOVEL ESCAPE (342 AQHA points: 9th AQHA World Performance Halter Mare Level 2 Amateur, AQHA Amateur Champion), MY ONLY ESCAPE (Top-Ten point earner in 2017), and INTIALSONLY (APHA World and Reserve World Champion Amateur Hunter Under Saddle in 2018), at the beginning of his offspring.

The Only Escape is 5-Panel Genetic Test N/N, and is DNA tested E/E - Homozygous for the dominant, black hair pigment (not expected to produce chestnut/red-based offspring). This dynamic stallion is a strong choice for your mares.

Contact Information:
Owner: Dan Balys / Willow Pond Farm
Standing at: DeGraff Stables
Location: Port Clinton, OH


Normally Stands For: $1,250.00
Standing Fee: $500.00
Chute Fee: $250.00

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