El Roca - Overview

El Roca NEW

"I hold him in very high regard...He is just a very good horse and a good stallion prospect."

Hugh Bowman, winning rider Eskimo Prince Stakes.


2010 | Bay Horse | 16.2½hh (168.6cm)

Fastnet Rock x Rubimill, by Rubiton

  • Head of the 2013-14 NZ 3YO Free H (1200m-1600m) and rated above Atlante, Bounding, Costa Viva, Lucia Valentina, Puccini, Recite, Rising Romance, & Ruud Awakening.

  • Annual Timeform (Australia) Rating of 121 at three, rated equal to Dissident, Eurozone, Notlistenin’tome, Puccini, and ahead of Divine Calling, Guelph, Hooked, Sidestep, Sweet Idea, Villa Verde, Bounding, and Éclair Big Bang.

  • Defeated Group 1 winners Criterion, Dissident, Sacred Falls, Terravista, Boban, Fat Al, Long John, My Kingdom of Fife, Red Tracer, Romantic Touch, Streama, and Atlante.

  • By sire sensation Fastnet Rock …… sire of Group 1 winners Albany Reunion, Amicus, Atlantic Jewel, Awesome Rock, Catchy, Diamondsandrubies, Driefontein, Fascinating Rock, First Seal, Heroic Valour, Hinchinbrook, Intricately, Irish Lights, Lone Rock, Lumosty, Magicool, Mosheen, Nechita, Ninth Legion, Planet Rock, Qualify, Rivet, Rock Classic, Sea Siren, Super Cool, Wanted and Your Song.

  • Fastnet Rock sons at stud include Foxwedge, Hinchinbrook, Rothesay, Smart Missile, Stryker, Wanted, Your Song, Atlante, and Rock ‘n’ Pop.