The Big Rock

Sire: Therock
Dam: Crown Quest
Colour: Bay
Gender: Colt
Age: 4 year old
Foaled: Sep 15th, 2014
Country: Australia





Bay coltFoaled in 2014

SireFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
THEROCK (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2006BumpsScenicSadler's Wells
  Final ClausChristmas Tree
DamRory's JesterCrown JesterBaguette
CROWN QUEST (AUS) Rory's RocketRoan Rocket
2001Quiet QueenKing HadrianBiscay
  Sudden LullHabeas Corpus

THEROCK (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 2 wins at 1400m, A$115,930, AJC Lonhro H., STC EPM Transport & Logistics H., 4th VRC Anzac Day S., L. Half-brother to SP Wyndam Easy and SP Twin Peaks. Sire of 29 rnrs, 12 wnrs, inc. Banca Bet, Tonkatuff, Star Rock, Coureuse Controls, Glowing Rock, Miss Harley Quinn, Capital Whirlwind, Meetony, Mercury Rocks, Midge, Kia Kaha, Oz Rock and of the placegetters Serene Eyre, Aheckstar, Chance to Rock, etc.


1st dam

CROWN QUEST, by Rory's Jester. 3 wins at 1000m, 1100m, MRC Whisked H., 4th MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L. Dam of four named foals, three to race, two winners, inc:-

Mandarin (g. by Testa Rossa). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, HKJC Cox's H., Audemars Piguet Lady Royal Oak H., Plantation H., 2d HKJC Hoi Ping H., 3d HKJC Panasonic Celumina H., Nam Chung River H.

Monastroem (f. by Elvstroem). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Ultimate Quest (f. by Testafiable). Placed to 2017-18 in Aust.


2nd dam

QUIET QUEEN, by King Hadrian. 8 wins-2 at 2-to 1500m, A$237,490, AJC James HB Carr S., L, VATC Mercedes-Benz H., L, VRC Foundation S.H., L, STC Castrol Southern Cross Final H., Carnation H., Sharp Corporation H., AJC Golden Rhapsody H., 2d AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.3, Gosford RC Belle of the Turf S., L, STC Rous H., Beverley Park H., General Electric H., Apple & Pear H., 3d STC Eau de Cologne H., AJC Greek Campaign H., Tom Street H., STC Santa Anita Series H., Tooheys Draught Welter H., Stratten Park H., Wild Turkey Bourbon H. Half-sister to Storm Dance. Dam of 9 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

Klaxon. 7 wins to 1400m, A$87,540, STC Ansett Australia H., Blackwoods FH Prager H., Alpine Resort Motel H., 2d Newcastle JC Moraitis Group Tibbie P., STC Ingham Love 'em Series H. Dam of-

Special Warning. 4 wins from 1500m to 2050m, 3d MVRC United Refrigeration H.

Bright Prince. Champion 3YO Sprinter in Malaysia in 2008. 6 wins at 1200m, 280,504Rgt. in Malaysia, Selangor TC Lucky Star S., Open H., 2d Selangor TC Carlsberg Gold Cup, Admiral Grand Prix H., Racing Writers Association Trophy H.

Crown Quest. 3 wins. See above.

Van Who. 2 wins at 1400m, WRC Christmas at the Races 3YO H.

Chewy on Your Boot. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, 2d SAJC Clipsal H.

Djeddah Sting. 4 wins at 1400m, 1700m, 3d WATC Country Challenge.

Quiet Spring. Placed at 2 in NZ.

Queen's Heir. Placed at 3 in Aust.


3rd dam

SUDDEN LULL, by Habeas Corpus. Placed in Aust. Three-quarter-sister to Julius Wonder. Dam of 12 named foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

QUIET QUEEN (King Hadrian). 8 wins. See above.

Storm Dance (Go Dancer). Winner at 1450m, SAJC Belcunda H., 2d SAJC Port Adelaide Guineas, L, Shamrock H., Saturday X-Lotto H., 3d SAJC Dominant Super Detergent H.

Sudden Wonder. 5 wins from 1350m to 2000m, SAJC Menzies International Welter H., VRC Bobby McGees H., SAJC Planet Ruler H., Just the Ticket H., 2d SAJC Navy Week H., Oxford Landing H., 3d SAJC Clipsal Safety H. Producer.

Access Point. Winner at 1200m, 2d TRC Cadbury Luxury Flake H., 3d SAJC Malaysia P.

Quested Queen. Unraced. Dam of-

Lost Opera. Winner at 1000m, WATC Westspeed 3YO H., 3d WATC Westspeed Nursery H., City of Perth 2YO P. Producer.


4th dam

HELEN'S HEART, by My Heart. Winner at 1200m, 2d Adelaide RC Harold Bickford H., Nursery H., 3d Adelaide RC Rosebank H. Half-sister to Rising Hope, Brass Plate (dam of HARPAGUS, LADY NEELIA), Golden Julie (dam of BATAAN). Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 2 winners, inc:-

Daryl's Mission. 6 wins from 1000m to 2400m, SAJC Stirling Graduation S., WATC Governor Broome Graduation S., 2d WATC Chandelier Graduation S., Graduation S., 3d WATC Graduation S., Wincanton Graduation S.

Barbados. Raced twice. Dam of-

Orchila. Unraced. Dam of-

NON AQUA (Drought). 14 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$324,530, WATC Winter Cup, Gr.3, Albany Cup, L, WATC Easter Cup, L, Tattersall's Cup, L, Helena Vale Cup, L, Perak Turf Club Trophy H., Corn Flakes H., Belmont Community Quality H., Australia Day Cup, 2d Albany Cup, L, WATC Birthday S., L, Au Fait Welter H., Fruit'n'Veg Quality H., Selangor Turf Club H., Emu Bitter H., Snack on Health H., Moet & Chandon H., King Phoenix H., Sturt H., Dueler H., Champagne Diamond H., 3d WATC CB Cox S., Gr.2, Queen's Cup, Gr.3, Albany Cup, L, Pinjarra Cup, L, WATC York H., L-twice, Easter Cup, L-twice, Legal Cup, Global Airline H., 4th WATC Strickland S., Gr.3.


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