Eskdale West Rugged Kid 2012 Gatton Open
Eskdale West Rugged Kid (photo Tania Hobbs)
2012 Gatton Open Campdraft 6th (2)
Bill trotting 2005


Dual Registered – ASH 140630 Q-37542

DOB 8/1/1997

Sire – Docs Spinifex

Dam – Yulgilbar Wisomes Wagon

Service Fee – $1,540 inc GST plus Vet & Agistment (Natural Service or Frozen semen)

Physical Attributes

15hh palomino, 6 panel genetic test – Clear n/n, Naturally balanced, fast, with early speed, athletic with correct movement, powerful, from a thoroughbred style quarter horse with a good length of correctly shaped rein, good shoulder connection and withers, pretty head, great bone, and good feet.

Progeny Summary

“Bill’s” progeny have won multiple Open Campdrafts including “Kid N Glo” the winner of 2019 Graeme Acton Memorial Draft at Paradise Lagoons; and Braeview Riley the SCA 2015 All Round Campdraft Horse of the Year and SCA 2015 Runner Up Open Horse of the Year. They are also successful in the futurity, challenge and show arenas to State, National and Royal level. Progeny have proven to be good minded, sensible, athletic and trainable.


Performance Summary

“Bill” is an Open draft winner; Multiple Open Challenge winner, Reserve Champion 2000 National Reining Futurity. Multiple winner of ASH and western classes, reining champion working horse, and two-handed cutting place getter. Amazingly, he successfully performed for at least 8 different riders with completely different riding styles in all these different disciplines.

Extended Family

“Bill’s” sire, Docs Spinifex, has created an incredible influence on the sport of campdrafting. Although he never competed in campdrafting himself, he has sired 10 individual horses that have won or placed in the elite campdrafts of Australia, including 2 individual Warwick Gold Cup winners and 1 Chinchilla Grandfather Clock winner. He is the grandsire of a further 81 individual horses who have won or placed in the elite campdrafts, including 1 Warwick Gold Cup winner; 3 Canning Downs winners and 2 Chinchilla Clock winner.

Doc’s Spinifex’s sire, Docs Oak, was a finalist in the USA 1976 NCHA cutting futurity and the California Reined Cow Horse futurity. He is the only horse to have ever placed in both events. His full sister, Docs Marmoset, was the 1973 NCHA Futurity champion and the 1974 NCHA Derby champion. Docs Oak was inducted into the NCHA Hall of Fame. Doc’s Oak is also the sire of 2 individual horses who placed in the Canning Downs campdraft. He is the grandsire of 32 individual winners and placegetters in the elite campdrafts of Australia, including 3 individual Warwick Gold Cup winners; 2 Canning Downs winners and 3 Chinchilla Grandfather Clock winners.

Doc’s Spinifex’s other grand sire was Docs Lynx. He came 5th in the 1972 NCHA futurity and then won the 1973 NCHA Derby. He went on to sire a NCHA World Champion cutting horse and was also inducted into the NCHA Hall of Fame. Docs Lynx is the grandsire of 2 individual who placed in the elite campdrafts including All Hours Roy boy, the winner of 2019 Canning Downs.

Winsome Wagon was by Wagon Cook, an imported noted Australian cutting horse. He was by the two times World Champion Cutting Horse Mr San Peppy. His dam was the 1969 NCHA Futurity Champion. Wagon Cook was the sire of Petite Perfection who place 8th in the 2005 Acton Super Beef campdraft at Paradise Lagoons. He is also grandsire to Prada Miss who placed 10th in the 2015 Acton Super Beef campdraft.

Winsome Wagon’s Dam, Colony Music Bar, is the grandam of Yulgilbah Winon Playgirl who placed 4th 2019 Gold Cup. Colony Music Bar’s sire was Pars Music Bar, a California Reining Champion who was a full brother to Zan Par Bar, a AQHA World Champion. Pars Music Bar was the Grandsire of Rosebrook Piper who came 3rd in the 2001 Gold Cup; Pars Music Bar is the Great Grandsire of Bidavale BP (Peter Boulton’s Sampson) who placed 4th 2004 Canning Downs and 4th 2005 Canning Downs.



ESKDALE WEST RUGGED KID is sired by DOCS SPINIFEX (Winner of 1982 NCHA Triple Crown & sired 2 Warwick Gold Cup winners), from YULGILBAR WINSOME WAGON, a preformed mare by WAGON COOK (1996 NCHA Hall of Fame inductee). Winsome Wagon placed 3rd in the Pine Lodge Working Cow Horse and 6th in the Cloncurry Stockman’s Challenge. She was also the dam of Eden Vale Wagon Whiz the 2005 NRHA Qld Futurity Champion.

“Bill” has 5 Elite Campdraft sires in the first 3 generations of his pedigree as well as 6 noted cutting horse sires and one Californian Reining Champion.

Bill Stopping 2005

In Summary the standout Horses in “Bill’s” pedigree are;

Three Bars (TB)

(4 Crosses)

Race winner.

1946 Track Record holder Phoenix for 5 furlongs. 57.3seconds

Progeny earned $3.277 million in racing.

Lightning Bar

(2 Crosses)

Race winner. AAA Rated Sprint Racehorse.

AQHA Champion; Leading AQHA Sire of ROM Racehorses

Doc Bar

(2 Crosses)

10 times Grand Champion Halter Horse.

Sired 2 NCHA World Champion cutting horses.

Sired 1970, 71, 73 & 74 NCHA Futurity champions.

Docs Oak

(1 Cross)

Finalist 1976 NCHA Futurity.

Leading Sire NCHA

Sired 1986 NCHA Futurity Champion

Sired Darwin Doc 2nd 1993 Canning Downs and Ranch & Romance 7th 2010 Rockhampton Open and 9th 2010 Canning Downs.

Docs Spinifex


1982 Australian NCHA Triple Crown winner.


10 NCHA Futurity winners; 3 NP NCHA Futurities winners; 11 NCHA Derby winners; 2 NP NCHA Derby winners.

Sired 10 individual Horses who have won and placed in the elite campdrafts of Australia including;

The winners of the 1998 & 2005 Warwick Gold Cup.

The winner of the 2005 Chinchilla Grandfather Clock.

Poco Tivio

(2 Crosses)

Placed 5th in the NCHA Top Ten 1951 and 1952.

AQHA Champion

Sired 10 AQHA Champions.

Full Brother to Poco Lena 1954 & 1955 Reserve World Champion, NCHA Hall of Fame

Susie’s Bay

(1 Cross)

Dam of Docs Marmoset 1973 NCHA Futurity Champion & 1974 NCHA Derby Champion. (Full sister to Docs Oak)
Docs Lynx

(1 Cross)

5th 1972 NCHA Futurity.

1st 1973 NCHA Derby.

NCHA Hall of Fame

Sired 1980 NCHA Futurity Champion

Leo San

(1 Cross)

Sire 1967 & 1974 & 19762 NCHA World Champions.

& 9 AQHA Champions.

Mr San Peppy

(1 Cross)

Won 1972 NCHA Derby

1974 & 1976 NCHA World Champion.

NCHA Hall of Fame

Wagon Cook

(1 Cross)

1996 NCHA Hall of Fame inductee.
Hollywood Gold

(1 Cross)

Sired 1964 NCHA World Champion.
Holly Joanie

(1 Cross)

She produced Cee Bar Joan 1969 NCHA Futurity winner; Cee Holly Joanie AmQHA 1966 World Champion Junior Cutting Horse; Double Six AmQHA 1971 World Champion Junior Cutting Horse

Is a Full sister to Hollywood Return the sire of 1978 & 1980 Australian NCHA Futurity Champions and is grandsire of 3 individual horse who place in elite campdrafts and is the great grandsire of 9 individual horse who place in elite campdrafts including 2 Warwick Gold Cup winners.

Pars Music Bar

(1 cross)

Californian Reining Champion Horse.

Full brother to Zan Par Bar a AQHA Champion