Gold Rock

Gold Rock

Sire: Elvstroem

Dam: Better be the One

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 4th, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: Blue & Green Quarters, White Sleeves & Cap


P A Crawford, Mrs O A Crawford, Mrs C Crawford & D O'Sullivan

Career Record: 6-0-0-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
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  • Place
    33.3 %





Bay or Brown fillyFoaled in 2015

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
ELVSTROEM (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
2000Circles of GoldMarscayBiscay
  Olympic AimZamazaan
DamMore Than ReadySouthern HaloHalo
BETTER BE THE ONE (AUS) Woodman's GirlWoodman
2006Academy AngelRoyal AcademyNijinsky
  CaptivaSir Tristram

ELVSTROEM (AUS) (Bay 2000-Stud 2005). 10 wins-1 at 2, Victoria Derby, Gr.1. Sire of 504 rnrs, 295 wnrs, 12 SW, inc. Hucklebuck (VRC Emirates S., Gr.1), Carrara, Outback Joe, Go the Knuckle, Shanghai Warrior, Viking Hero, Brilliant Bisc, Instalment, King Creole, Innocent Gamble, Kullu, Viking Legend, SP Step the Pedal, Danestroem, El Spark, Throw the King, Don't Get Excited, Gold Medals, Goodpack, Langridge Street, Miss Elvee, Pull No Punches, etc.


1st dam

BETTER BE THE ONE, by More Than Ready. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, A$95,782, MVRC 2YO P., 2d MRC Valley of Georgia H., SAJC Tron Civil H., 3d VRC Maidstone H., MVRC Tatts Group H., Pulse Pharmacy H., MRC Indian Summer H. Half-sister to BIGELOW. Dam of three named foals, two to race, inc:-

Betterment (f. by Red Arrow). Winner at 1200m in 2017-18, SAJC Adelaide Galvanising P.


2nd dam

ACADEMY ANGEL, by Royal Academy. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Sister to Royal Captive, three-quarter-sister to Simplyirresistible. Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

BIGELOW (Al Maher). 4 wins to 1400m, A$272,091, VRC Hilton Hotels S., L, MVRC Essendon Mazda 55 Second Challenge Heat H., Advanced Mailing Solutions H., 2d VRC Heron Bridge H., 3d MRC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, Bennison Mackinnon Real Estate H.

Better be the One. 4 wins. See above.

Flying Angel. Winner at 1200m, WATC Westspeed 3YO H. Dam of-

Sporting Image. 2 wins at 1200m, A$83,100, WATC Pat Treby H., Westspeed 3YO H., 2d WATC Carbine Club of WA H., Hutchinson-Webster Golden Jubilee H., Amelia Park H., 3d WATC Magic Millions H.

Miss Santa Fe. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, WATC Westspeed Nursery H., Belmont Park Midweek Races to Singapore H., 2d WATC Westspeed 3YO H., Westspeed H., 3d WATC Westspeed Sprint H.

Slainte. 4 wins to 1100m in Aust.

Sebring Angel. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

All the Angels. Winner at 2 in Aust. Producer.

Melana. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

Walk Right In. 5 wins-2 at 2-to 1300m, A$119,976, to 2016-17, 2d ATC Ranvet's Salkavite H., 3d ATC TAB H., 4th ATC Rosebud H., L.

Roubaix. 5 wins to 1200m, A$104,130, to 2017-18, 2d ATC TAB Place Multi Sprint H., Beaudesert RC PSP Video P., Ipswich TC City of Ipswich H., 3d BRC Last Man Stands T20 Cricket H.

Minnesota. 4 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$117,780, 2d ATC H., 3d ATC Providence H., De Bortoli Wines H., Beersheba H.


3rd dam

CAPTIVA, by Sir Tristram. 2 wins at 2, A$162,950, MVRC Silver Jubilee S., L, 2d VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, Wakeful S., Gr.2, VATC Tranquil Star S., L, Gothic H., 3d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Quezette S., L. Half-sister to ADAGIETTO, Musical Note (dam of PACKING WINNER), Woodman's Myth (dam of LUT'S CHOICE). Dam of 9 named foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

Royal Captive (Royal Academy). 5 wins from 1950m to 2600m, R482,655, Clairwood Unicorn Tyres & Tubes H., 2d Turffontein Racing Association H., Gr.3, 3d Greyville Gold Vase, Gr.2, Turffontein Nijinsky Derby Trial, L, Racing Association H., Scottsville UK Soccer 6 H., 4th Turffontein Racing Association H., Gr.3, Java H., L-twice.

Solid as a Rock. 4 wins at 1100m, 1200m, AJC Botany H., 2d QTC Winning Edge Presentations H., Defence Forces H., BTC Superior Pak H.


4th dam

Adagio, by Monteverdi. 4 wins from 6f to 8½f, Sandown Surrey Racing H., 3d Atlantic City Pageant H., L. Half-sister to THE NOBLE PLAYER, Performing Arts (dam of PERFORMING MAGIC, WOODBOROUGH, DANCE TRICK), Wild Applause (dam of ZINGO). Dam of 13 named foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

CAPTIVA (Sir Tristram). 2 wins. See above.

ADAGIETTO (Sackford). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, VRC Waltzing Lily H., L, VATC Laurent-Perrier S., L, 2d VATC Bounding Away H., L, 3d AJC Ellesmere H. Dam of-

Emmabee. 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

EMMALENE (Jet Spur). 4 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$251,700, VRC Gucci S., L, 2d BRC Juanmo S., L.

Musical Note. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Dam of-

PACKING WINNER (Zabeel). 7 wins from 1600m to 2400m, HK$16,538,750, HKJC Citi Champions & Chater Cup, L, 3d Cathay Pacific Hong Kong Cup, Gr.1.

Windana. Unplaced. Dam of-

Angel Girl (Rory's Jester). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 900m to 1650m, A$152,400, STC Parramatta Leagues Club H., 2d QTC Sir Douglas Wadley H., L. Dam of-

SOUTHERN LORD (Stratum). Joint third on the 2012-13 NZ 3YO Free H (1200-1600m). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1600m, NZ$199,010, S$15,693, Levin Classic, Gr.1, 2d Hawke's Bay Guineas, Gr.2, North Canterbury RC Canterbury S., L, Whangarei RC Westbury Stud Challenge S., L, 3d Singapore TC Graduation S.

Woodman's Myth. Unplaced. Dam of-

LUT'S CHOICE (Fort de France). 2 wins at 2 in Brazil, Gavea G.P. Luiz Fernando Cirne Lima, Gr.3. Producer.

Tarasova. Unraced. Dam of-

Danaria. 3 wins to 1500m, QTC Analie H. Dam of-

Dananova. Unraced. Dam of-

NICCANOVA (Nicconi). 5 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$292,050, to 2017-18, BRC Fred Best Classic, Gr.3, Thyme2 Restaurant Sofitel H., Hamilton Hotel H., 3d BRC Queensland Guineas, Gr.2.

Tarantou. Unraced. Dam of-

Edwina Georgie. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

PLOVERSET (Street Boss). Winner at 2, A$136,800, in 2016-17, VRC Football S., L, 3d VRC Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.3.


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