Rock On

Sire: Road to Rock

Dam: St Jessie

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 8th, 2012

Country: New Zealand

Silks: Black, Yellow Maltese Cross (B&F), Red & Yellow Striped Sleeves, Black & Yellow Quartered Cap


R Drummond, W J Gleeson, A C Macdonald, G R Vile & A J Vincent

Career Record: 25-4-5-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    16.0 %
  • Place
    32.0 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireEncosta de LagoFairy KingNorthern Dancer
ROAD TO ROCK (AUS) Shoal CreekStar Way
  Miss Silca KeyWelsh Saint
ST JESSIE (AUS) OrwhinaVain
1999Be Bop a LulaKaapstadSir Tristram
  Straight LineStraight Strike

ROAD TO ROCK (AUS) (Bay 2004-Stud 2010). 6 wins from 1500m to 2000m, AJC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1. Sire of 82 rnrs, 48 wnrs, inc. SW Rock On (New Zealand St Leger, L), SP Montaigne - Beauty Generation (H.K.), All Roads and of Art Deco, Cauthen's Power, Elvis, Fortune Road - Cheerful Boy (H.K.), Meritaggio, Road to Shangri La, Rock Mylady, Rock on Ivy, Rocky Ride, Troup Road, What's Up Alf, Road to Redemption, She Rocks, Frock, Road to the Bay, etc.


1st dam

ST JESSIE, by Jetball. 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$32,250, A$246,660, ARC Great Northern Challenge S., Gr.3, AJC Garden Gates H., In Top Swing H., STC Kinselas Hotel Series H., Sydney Horse Festival Series H., Newcastle JC Tibbie P., AJC Kogarah H., 2d MRC Summoned S., L, AJC Fitness First H., Smith & Nephew Reflection P., STC Sine Industries H., Blue Haven Pools & Spas H., City of Blacktown RSL Club P., 3d STC Marathon H., Winning Edge Presentations Welter H., Canterbury Hurlstone Park RSL Club H., 2KY Big Sports Breakfast P. Dam of seven named foals, six to race, four winners, inc:-

ROCK ON (g. by Road to Rock). 4 wins. See below.

Wild Wings (f. by Alamosa). 3 wins from 1200m to 2000m to 2016-17, Otago RC Packaging Supplies H., 2d Otago RC Colin Walters of Metro Realty H.

Miss Burger (f. by Rock of Gibraltar). 3 wins at 1100m, 1400m in Aust.

Zabeelzebub (g. by Zabeel). 2 wins at 1300m in Aust.

St Janice (f. by Alamosa). Placed to 2015-16 in Aust.

Jessie Street (f. by Zabeel). Placed at 3 in NZ. Dam of-

Almo Street. Winner at 1400m in 2016-17 in NZ.


2nd dam

BE BOP A LULA, by Kaapstad. Winner at 2, Manawatu RC Ashford Park Stud 2YO H., 2d WRC Young's Animal Health H. Half-sister to THE BIG BOPPER, Diamond Dancer, Obi One, Straight Eight (dam of HIPPOPUS). Dam of 2 foals, both winners-

ST JESSIE (Jetball). 7 wins. See above.

Rockin Roller. 4 wins to 1400m, 2d AJC Mercury H., STC Bear Cottage P., 3d AJC Mariner Mortgage Trust H., Minoru P., STC Rosemount Estate H.


3rd dam

STRAIGHT LINE, by Straight Strike. Second top filly on The 1988-89 2YO Free H. 5 wins at 2, CJC Welcome S., L, Otago RC Champagne S., L, CJC Prelude S., Jackpot Promotions S., Pioneer H. Dam of 10 foals, all raced, 9 winners, inc:-

THE BIG BOPPER (Zabeel). 13 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m, NZ$112,655, 207,884Rgt. in NZ and Malaysia, Otago RC White Robe Lodge H., Gr.3, Ashburton RC John Grigg S., L, Kumara Gold Nuggets, Wanganui JC Taylor Preston H., DB Draught H., Penang TC MRA Cup, Perak TC Class 1 H., Perak Turf Club Charity Cup, Selangor TC Class 1 H., Marton JC Taihape Farmers H., 2d Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.2, Taranaki RC Coca-Cola H., 3d WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.3, Penang TC Yang di Pertua Negeri Gold Cup, L, Selangor TC Tunku Gold Cup, L, Marton JC Ivomec Eprinex H.

Obi One (Maroof). 6 wins from 1100m to 1700m, NZ$1,000, 417,109Rgt. in Malaysia, Perak TC Class 1 H.-twice, Selangor TC Class 1 H., 3d Penang TC Yang di Pertua Negeri Gold Cup, L, 4th Selangor TC Tunku Gold Cup, L.

Diamond Dancer (Danzatore). 4 wins to 1350m, 3d Otago RC Champagne S., L.

Straight Eight (Danske). 3 wins at 1600m, 1800m, 2d Marton Cup, L, ARC Nathans Memorial H., 3d Waikato RC Pukekohe Builders H. Dam of-

HIPPOPUS (High Chaparral). 5 wins from 1850m to 2800m, A$461,970, to 2015-16, VRC St Leger, L, Canberra Cup, L, ATC Glen Miller H., H., 2d ATC Tulloch S., Gr.2, Neville Sellwood S., Gr.3, Corporate Members Day H., 3d ATC Chairman's H., Gr.2, Albury Gold Cup, L, MVRC The Valley H., MRC John Moule H., 4th ATC Craven P., Gr.3.

Mapmaker (Volksraad). 2 wins at 1400m, Matamata RC Lowe Schollum & Jones H., 2d Waikato RC Saddlery Warehouse Cambridge H., 3d WRC Trentham S., Gr.3.

Maverick. 4 wins from 1300m to 2200m, AJC Cascades H., STC Matador Bullbars & Towbars H., 2d STC Jim Beam H., Berjani Jewellers H., 3d AJC Glastonbury H., STC Corporate Membership H., AOG H.

Be Bop a Lula. Winner. See above.


4th dam

LITTLE NELL, by Sky Diver. Unraced. Dam of 12 foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

STRAIGHT LINE (Straight Strike). 5 wins. See above.


Race Record: 20 Starts 4-5-1 NZ$89,175.

4 wins from 1600m to 2500m, NZ$89,175, to 2016-17, New Zealand St Leger, L, Marton JC BJW Motors H., 2d Hawkes Bay Sir Colin Meads H., Bostock Carnival Farewell H., WRC Summer Cup.