Star Rock

Sire: Therock

Dam: Strarena's Prize

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 20th, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Pale Blue, Cerise Maltese Cross And Striped Sleeves, Striped Cap


D A Taylor, G W Bower, W D Hawking, N C Fankhauser, Mrs W S Fankhauser, B D Ritchie & J Tooma

Career Record: 8-2-2-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    25.0 %
  • Place
    50.0 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2013

SireFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
THEROCK (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2006BumpsScenicSadler's Wells
  Final ClausChristmas Tree
DamStravinskyNureyevNorthern Dancer
STRARENA'S PRIZE (NZ) Fire the GroomBlushing Groom
2005Arena PrideNassipourBlushing Groom
  Show GamesShowdown

THEROCK (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 2 wins at 1400m, A$115,930, AJC Lonhro H., STC EPM Transport & Logistics H., 3d STC Autumn Racing 2YO H., 4th VRC Anzac Day S., L. Half-brother to SP Wyndam Easy (3d HKJC Juvenile Sprint Trophy, HK-3) and SP Twin Peaks (2d VRC Ottawa S., L). Half-brother to the dam of SP Tariks. Out of a half-sister to SW Catnipped (VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2). Sire of Tonkatuff, Glowing Rock, Miss Harley Quinn, Capital Whirlwind, Mercury Rocks, Midge, Oz Rock and of the placegetters Serene Eyre, Aheckstar, Chance to Rock, Coureuse Controls, Meetony, Miamba Miss, Normandy Rock, Roccachilli, Star Rock, etc.


1st dam

STRARENA'S PRIZE, by Stravinsky. Winner at 1850m in Aust. Sister to The Wolverine, half-sister to Big Crown. Dam of three named foals, one to race, inc:-

Star Rock (g. by Therock). See below.


2nd dam

ARENA PRIDE, by Nassipour. Unraced. Half-sister to BAZELLE (dam of SHOW THE WORLD), Brighton Dolly, Barbie's Game (dam of LISA'S GAME). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

The Wolverine (Stravinsky). 3 wins at 1600m, 2000m, A$165,350, MRC Bloom Cosmetics Cup H., 2d MRC Herbert Power S., Gr.2, VRC The Sofitel H., MRC Carpet Call Cup H., VRC Bitalli H., 3d VRC TCL Electronics P., 4th STC Hill S., Gr.2.

Big Crown (Monde Bleu). 6 wins from 1200m to 1800m, 343,507Rgt. in Malaysia, Selangor TC Wilayah Silver Bowl, Class 1&2 H., 2d Perak TC Astro Wah Lai Toi Charity Cup, 3d Perak Derby, L.

Hoylake. 7 wins from 1950m to 2500m, A$143,340, to 2016-17, SAJC Terry Renfrey H., Zebedee at Cornerstone H., Irish Race Day H., Nicolle Harvey H., Express Colour Printing H., Angelakis Bros 2YO P., 2d SAJC Irish Race Day 27 August H., Adelaide Galvanising H.

Nazabeel. 2 wins at 1600m, 2400m, 2d Te Aroha Cup, BOP RC Bay of Plenty Cup, 3d ARC New Zealand Herald H., Intervet Schering Plough H.

Jupiter Palm. 5 wins from 1600m to 2200m to 2016-17 in Aust.

Sugar Bush. 2 wins at 2400m in Aust.

Strarena's Prize. Winner. See above.


3rd dam

SHOW GAMES, by Showdown. Raced twice. Sister to TOY SHOW, Badine, Toy Mistress (dam of BRIGHT KITE), half-sister to Barbero. Dam of 12 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

BAZELLE (Zabeel). Champion Older Female Stayer in NZ in 2004-05. 7 wins from 1400m to 3200m, NZ$358,450, A$90,200, ARC Auckland Cup, Gr.1, Zabeel Classic, Gr.1, Nathans Memorial H., Dunstan Stayers' Championship Qualifier, Mercedes A-Class Giveaway H., 2d Moonee Valley Gold Cup, Gr.2, 3d MRC 60th Anniversary of the End of WWII H., 4th Cambridge JC Travis S., Gr.2. Dam of-

SHOW THE WORLD (High Chaparral). 5 wins from 1600m to 2200m, NZ$183,370, A$3,250, ARC Championship S., Gr.2, Waikato RC Hamilton Cup, Manawatu RC Marley H., Waikato RC Christmas at the Races H., 2d ARC Champion Stakes Prelude, L, Avondale JC Five Star Horse Transport H., 3d ARC City of Auckland Cup, Gr.3, WRC Trentham S., Gr.3, Counties RC BNZ Partners H., 4th Auckland Cup, Gr.1.

Brighton Dolly (Swooping). 3 wins from 1500m to 2050m, A$105,975, MVRC Dallas H., Is Don Is Good H., 2d South Australian Oaks, Gr.1, VATC Steeves Lumley S., Chisholm H., 3d SAJC Ansett Australia S., L. Producer.

Our Davinchi. 8 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, BATC Queensland Newsagents Federation H., Vain H., 2d BATC Come on Eileen H.

Zealy Lad. 7 wins from 1500m to 3000m, A$95,310, VRC Peter Armytage H., VATC Zambari Welter H., St Kevins College P., 3d VRC Teac H.

Joie de Vivre. 5 wins from 1600m to 2500m, CJC Morrisons on Merrin H., 2d CJC Avon City Ford H., 4th Southland RC Invercargill Gold Cup, Gr.3. Dam of-

Utopia (High Chaparral). 2 wins at 1600m, 2d Manawatu Classic, Gr.3. Dam of-

VOLATILE MIX (Pentire). 3 wins from 1600m to 2500m, A$453,750, in 2016-17, South Australian Derby, Gr.1, 2d BRC Grand Prix S., Gr.3, 4th SAJC Chairman's S., Gr.3.

Zenno Queen. Unraced. Dam of-

New York Minute (Iffraaj). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, NZ$117,785, to 2016-17, WRC Jennian Homes H., 2d Rotorua S., Gr.3, 3d CJC Winter Cup, Gr.3.

Our Girl Nelson. Unraced. Dam of-

Supernova (Elusive City). 10 wins from 1200m to 1700m, S$566,145, to 2017, Singapore TC Benchmark 89 H., Kranji B S., 2d Singapore TC Saas Fee S., L.

Monkey Magic (Golan). 3 wins at 1350m, 1400m, Otago RC H., Couplands Bakeries H., 3d Hororata RC South Island Thoroughbred Breeders' S, L.

Barbie's Game. Winner at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

LISA'S GAME (Umatilla). 4 wins from 1400m to 2050m, A$432,400, Cranbourne Cup, L, 2d VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, Sandown Cup, Gr.2, 3d SAJC Auraria S., Gr.3, VRC Let's Elope S., L. Dam of-

Sadiya. 2 wins at 1600m, 2400m in Aust. Dam of-

Wheal Leisure (Artie Schiller). 4 wins from 1400m to 2050m, A$325,300, to 2017-18, MRC Inglis Cup, 3d VRC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.3, Tasmanian Oaks, L.

My Best Tycoon. 8 wins to 1400m, A$121,440, BTC Network Outdoor Welter H., DBC Race Day H.


Race Record: 3 Starts 0-2-0 A$7,820.

Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.