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Ronas Ryon

<tr><th>Discipline:</th><td>Racing</td></tr> <tr><th scope="col" colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">Racing record</th></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">23-18-4-0, SI-105</td></tr><tr><th scope="col" colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">Race earnings</th></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">over $1,700,000.00</td></tr><tr><th scope="col" colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">Major racing wins</th></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">All American Futurity, All American Derby, Graham Farms Derby</td></tr> <tr><th scope="col" colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">Honors</th></tr><tr><td colspan="2" style="text-align:center;">American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame</td></tr><tr style="font-size:80%; font-weight:lighter; text-align:center; color:#555;"><td colspan="2">Horse infobox last updated on: January 12, 2008.</td></tr>
Ronas Ryon

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Breed: Quarter Horse
Sire: Windy Ryon

<tr><th>Grandsire:</th><td>Go Man Go</td></tr>

Dam: Rona Bar

<tr><th>Maternal grandsire:</th><td>Three Bargains</td></tr>

Gender: Stallion
Foaled: 1984
Country: United States
Breeder: James Floyd Plummer
Horse (Equus ferus caballus)

Winner of the All American Futurity and the All American Derby, Ronas Ryon only finished off the board in a Quarter Horse race once in twenty-three starts, winning eighteen of his starts, and placing second in four.[1]



Ronas Ryon was a 1984 son of Windy Ryon, out of a daughter of Three Bargains. Three Bargains was a son of Three Bars (TB). Ronas Ryon second dam was a descendant of Wimpy P-1.[2] He died in May 2000.[1]

He started twenty-three times on the Quarter tracks, winning eighteen times, coming in second four times. He only finished off the board once.[1] He won the 1986 All American Futurity.[3] He also won the All American Derby and over $1,700,000.00 in racing earnings.[1]

After retiring, he went on to sire over a thousand foals, including an All American Derby winner in I Hear A Symphony.[1]

He was inducted into the American Quarter Horse Association's (or AQHA) AQHA Hall of Fame.[4]


Equestrian (TB)
Top Deck
River Boat (TB)
Go Man Go
Very Wise (TB)
Lightfoot Sis
Clear Track
Windy Ryon
Depth Charge (TB)
Diamond Chick
Silent Light
Beau Max (TB)
Lantana Belle (TB)
Lantana Queen (TB)
Ronas Ryon
Percentage (TB)
Three Bars (TB)
Myrtle Dee (TB)
Three Bargains
Joe Moore
Little Marina Adams
Rona Bar
Wimpy P-1
La Tachita
Sand Juana
Chester Brown
Bama Paprika
Petes Spice


  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 "Hall of Fame" Quarter Horse Journal March 2004 p. 53
  2. All Breed Pedigree of Ronas Ryon retrieved on June 30, 2007
  3. History of the All American Futurity retrieved on July 5, 2007
  4. AQHA Hall of Fame accessed on February 3, 2008


  • "Hall of Fame" Quarter Horse Journal March 2004 p. 42-53

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