Fly The Red Eye becomes the 49th AQHA Open Supreme Champion

July 16th, 2013 1:00 PM | No Comments

By Larri Jo Starkey, The American Quarter Horse Journal

In 2012, Fly The Red Eye was reserve world champion in open performance halter stallions. (Journal photo

The prestigious title is earned through demonstration of prowess in racing, halter, roping and show ring performance. The award has only been awarded 48 times in AQHA history before Fly The Red Eye earned the designation.

Fly The Red Eye is a 2006 sorrel stallion by Mr Eye Opener and out of Gaetana by Bully Bullion. He was bred by Julie Pilgrim of Powell, Wyoming, and is owned by Dan and Erin Knox of Pilot Point, Texas.

The stallion won or placed in six of nine starts during his racing career. He earned a speed index of 97 along with $16,544 on the track.

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