Profile ~ HBF Iron Man (AQHA/APHA)

HBF Iron Man
First In Command (APHA)/HBF First In Command (AQHA) X Strawberry Lane (JC) by Rattle Dancer

Foaled: 1996
16.1 Hand – Gray Overo Stallion
5-Time APHA World Champion
AQHA #4678321
APHA #336,963
PtHA #111,862

This legendary stallion has amassed a show record that is literally second to none under limited showing conditions.  Attesting to HBF Iron Man’s extraordinary physical talent, conformation, quiet nature and wonderful temperament, is the fact tha the has 5 APHA World Championship Titles in 5 attempts.  He is the only breeding stallion available today who is a multiple World Champion in both Hunter Under Saddle and Western Pleasure.  And, in 2005 at nine years ‘young’, this great-minded stallion earned his AQHA ROM in Senior Hunter Under Saddle in just three sort weekends after receiving his AQHA registration.  He went on the next weekend to become AQHA World Show Qualified in Senior HUS!
5-Time APHA World Show Champion
4-Time NSBA Snaffle Bit Champion
APHA Congress Champion
5 APHA Superiors
14 Major APHA Futurity and Circuit Wins
923 APHA LTE Points in 7 Events
$20,000+ in Futurity Winnings
AQHA ROM Senior Hunter Under Saddle
AQHA 2005 World Show Qualified Senior HUS
AQHA Region IV Reserve Champion Performance Halter Stallion

A proven color producer out of AQHA, Thoroughbred, and Paint mares, HBF Iron Man’s crops posses the look, the color, the size, the disposition, the movement, and the stride to be great ones.  Siring an APHA World Champion in his first foal crop, HBF Iron Man has sired multiple APHA World and Reserve World Champions, NSBA World and Reserve World Champions, PtHA World and Reserve World Champions and most recently, as the offspring are now old enough to compete in AQHA events, he has sired Congress Top 10 and AQHA point earners!  Among his noteable offspring are: Git Ya Some O That, Check Your Irons, Who Sez, Iron N Steel, Iron Sensation and Drop Your Irons.

The AQHA Incentive Fund, the APHA Breeders Trust, the NSBA Stallion Incentive Fund, the NSBA Breeders Championship Futurity, the KyQHA Breeders Incentive Fund and the KyPHC Incentive Fund.  His breeding has been donated to several futurity programs such as the Tom Powers, the Southern Belle and others.  Contact us, we will reserve an available futurity breeding for you today!

HBF Iron Man has been tested Negative for CEM.  He is has no HYPP lineage.  He is EVA Negative and annually vaccinated.  He has been tested positive for the OWLS gene.

UNDER NEW OWNERSHIP!  DeGraff Stables proudly announces the acquisition of 5X World Champion and Multiple World Champion sire; HBF Iron Man (AQHA/APHA)!