Red Rocks (IRE)

Galileo (IRE) - Pharmacist (IRE), by Machiavellian

Stud Fee: $10,000 LFSN

Biography

Red Rocks represents leading sire Galileo as his first BC Turf Classic winner.  Red Rocks is a Dual Grade 1 winner out of a stakes winning daughter of  Machiavellian and Pharoah’s Delight – both Grade 1 winning 2 year old’s.

Red Rocks won the BC Turf Classic as a 3 year old beating BC Turf winner Better Talk Now posting a 111 Beyer.  He won the Man O’ War Grade 1 in 2008 beating Curlin posting a 108 Beyer.

Red Rocks won a Graded race at 3,4 and 5 winning $2,906,255 overall.

Highlights

GRADE 1 BREEDERS CUP TURF CLASSIC WINNER

WON GRADE 1 MAN O’ WAR BEATING CURLIN

GALILEO’S BEST SON AT STUD IN US BY EARNINGS; BEYER SPEED

EARNED 111 BEYER IN G1 BC TURF AND 108 IN G1 MAN O’ WAR

WINNER OF OVER $2.9 MILLION

Sire Record

Crops of Racing Age:

3

Foals of Racing Age:

126

Number of Starters:

101

Number of Winners:

43

Number of Stakes Winners:

1

Total:

$1,144,044

Avg. Earnings/Starter:

$11,327

Race Records

Career Statistics

Starts:

24

1st:

6

2nd:

4

3rd:

3

Earnings:

$2,903,382

Earnings/Start:

$102,974

Highest Equibase Speed Figure:

123

Statistics By Year

Year Starts Firsts Seconds Thirds Earnings
2009 4 0 0 0 $95,561
2008 4 2 0 0 $329,621
2007 6 1 0 1 $436,182
2006 7 3 3 1 $2,035,590
2005 3 0 1 1 $6,428

At 3:

1st in G1 John Deere Breeders’ Cup Turf,
1st in G2 Ladbrokes Great Voltigeur (Eng.),
1st in Shadwell Estates Fairway Stakes,
2nd in G2 King Edward VII Stakes (Eng.),
2nd in G2 Juddmonte Grand Prix de Paris (Fr.),
3rd in G1 Ladbrokes St. Leger (Eng.)

At 4:

1st in G3 Betfred Gordon Richards Stakes (Eng.),
3rd in G1 John Deere Breeders’ Cup Turf,
4th in G1 Tattersalls Millions Irish Champion Stakes

At 5:
1st in G1 Man o’ War Stakes