Account of RAVELSTON STUD, Invercargill.

(The property of A. G., P. R., K. J. & M. C. Dennis)



Foaled 12th October 2015

Brown Filly


G 186

Branded: wdconjnr sh; 1 over 5 off sh


Rock 'n' Pop (AUS)


Fastnet Rock



Piccadilly Circus

Royal Academy


Sir Tristram

Sir Ivor


In the Purple


The Glitter




Better Boy



The Grin


Sir Tristram

The Dimple

Noble Bijou

ROCK 'N' POP (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2013). Head of the 2011-12 NZ 3YO Free H. 3 wins at 1200m, 1600m, NZ$458,175, A$6,000, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Karaka Mile, RL, 2d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, Ashburton RC Ray Coupland S., L, 3d Waikato RC International S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Lilakyn (Feilding Gold Cup, L). Out of SW Popsy (New Zealand Derby, Gr.1). His oldest progeny are 2YOs.

1st dam

THE GLITTER, by Centaine. Winner at 1350m. Sister to The Dazzler (dam ofTHE SOLITAIRE), half-sister toTHE JEWEL(dam ofTHE DIAMOND ONE),STAR AFFAIR(dam ofLA BELLA DIOSA,SOLID BILLING,THY),THE ONE - NEVER LOOK BACK(H.K.). This is her seventh living foal. Her sixth foal is a 2YO. Dam of four foals to race, all winners-

Thee Achiever (f. by O'Reilly). 3 wins at 1600m, 2100m, 3d ARC TJ McKee Trophy, Hawkes Bay The Westbury Club H.

Glitra (g. by Stravinsky). 3 wins to 1500m in 2016-17 in Aust.

The Phoenix (g. by O'Reilly). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m.

The Postie (g. by Postponed). Winner at 2000m.

2nd dam

THE GRIN, by Grosvenor. 4 wins at 1600m, 2000m, Otago Breeders' S.,L, Southland Guineas,L, 2d CJC Warstep S.,L, 3d Otago RC South Island 3YO Championship Final,L. 2003 NZ Broodmare of the Year. Three-quarter-sister toIRISH CHANCE, half-sister toTHE CHEEK,The Poseur,Gallant Son. Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 10 winners, inc:-

THE JEWEL(O'Reilly). Champion 3YO in NZ in 2002-03. 11 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, NZ$458,989, A$149,100, Waikato RC International S.,Gr.1, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas,Gr.1, BTC Doomben Roses S.,Gr.3, Otago RC Dunedin Guineas,L, Southland Guineas,L, 2d NewZealand Two Thousand Guineas,Gr.1, New Zealand Oaks,Gr.1. Damof-

THE DIAMOND ONE(Tale of the Cat). 8 wins at 1200m, 1600m, NZ$271,675, to 2015-16, WRC Cuddle S.,Gr.3, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H.,Gr.3-3 times, Eclipse S.,L, 2d CJC Canterbury Breeders S.,L, 4th New Zealand One ThousandGuineas,Gr.1.

STAR AFFAIR(Star Way). 4 wins at 1600m, NZ$82,275, A$13,500, Cambridge JC Travis S.,Gr.2, ARC Kingfisher Products H., Counties RC Augustus Park H., 3d Gosford Gold Cup,Gr.3. Dam of-

LA BELLA DIOSA(So You Think). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$117,000, NZ$253,000, to 2016-17, New Zealand One Thousand Guineas,Gr.1, ATC Surround S.,Gr.2, CJC Canterbury Belle S.,L.

SOLID BILLING(Rock of Gibraltar). 7 wins from 1600m to 3200m, NZ$88,677, A$236,700, AJC Summer Cup,Gr.3, BRC Queensland Cup,L, 3d ATC Sydney Cup,Gr.1, Counties Cup,Gr.2.

THY(O'Reilly). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$700, A$294,100, ATCAspiration H.,L, MRC Regal Roller S.,L, 3d ATC Australian Oaks,Gr.1.

THE ONE - NEVER LOOK BACK(H.K.) (O'Reilly). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, NZ$33,125, A$219,625, HK$2,233,500, VRC Danehill S.,Gr.3, 2d Manawatu Sires' Produce S.,Gr.1, MVRC AAMI Vase,Gr.2.

The Dazzler. Placed at 3. Dam of-

THE SOLITAIRE(O'Reilly). 10 wins from 1200m to 2400m, NZ$306,301, Otago RC Dunedin Gold Cup,L, 3d Waikato RC Herbie Dyke S.,Gr.1.