Merchant Navy


Merchant Navy

Sire: Fastnet Rock

Dam: Legally Bay

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 2 year old

Foaled: Nov 14th, 2014

Country: Australia


Owners

Seymour Bloodstock (Mgr: D S Thomas), Halo Racing Services Pty Ltd (Mgr: C B McKenna), All Cast (Mgr: M J Catanzariti), Coolmore (Mgr: T V Magnier), Rockhart (Mgr: E Irwin), B G Taylor, P O'Brien, C J Barham, Dr D L O'Byrne, M J Kirwan, K D Barry & D S Grimley


Pedigree

 

 BAY COLT (AUS)

 

Foaled 14th November 2014

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
FASTNET ROCK (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
2001Piccadilly CircusRoyal AcademyNijinsky
  GatanaMarauding
DamSnippetsLunchtimeSilly Season
LEGALLY BAY (AUS) Easy DateGrand Chaudiere
2000DecidityLast TycoonTry My Best
  ClassTwig Moss

FASTNET ROCK (AUS) (Bay 2001-Stud 2005). 6 wins to 1200m, VRC Lightning S., Gr.1. Champion Aust. Sire twice. Sire of 1098 rnrs, 736 wnrs, 90 SW, inc. Super Cool (VRC Australian Cup, Gr.1), Atlantic Jewel, Sea Siren, Planet Rock, Mosheen, Fascinating Rock, Driefontein, Amicus, First Seal, Atlante, Foxwedge, Lone Rock, Heroic Valour, Diamondsandrubies, Qualify, Magicool, Nechita, Rock 'n' Pop, Irish Lights, Wanted, Albany Reunion, Your Song, etc.

 

1st dam

LEGALLY BAY, by Snippets. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$628,050, STC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, AJC Brian Crowley S., L, STC De Bortoli Yarra Valley 2YO H., 2d AJC Silver Shadow S., Gr.2, TJ Smith S., Gr.2, 3d MRC Oakleigh P., Gr.1, MVRC Australia S., Gr.1, Champagne S., Gr.2, STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, AJC Shorts H., Gr.3, 4th QTC Dr John Power H., L. Half-sister to BONARIA, TIME OUT, Chatoyant (dam of MONTSEGUR, TESSERA). This is her ninth foal. Her eighth foal is a 2YO. Dam of six foals to race, five winners-

JOLIE BAY (f. by Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m, A$236,530, ATC Roman Consul S., Gr.2, 2d VRC Coolmore Stud S., Gr.1, ATC Brian Crowley S., L.

Maroon Bay (f. by Exceed and Excel). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$111,100, to 2014-15, ATC Cellarbrations H., MVRC Alternate Railway H., 2d ATC St Johns Park Bowling Club H., 3d MRC Cove Hotel H., Sportingbet Best Tote Plus 5% H., MRC (Mornington) Orbit Fitness H.

Legalistic (g. by Encosta de Lago). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, MRC Vite Cheval H., 3d SAJC Philip Bentley H.

Zara Bay (f. by Fastnet Rock). Winner at 1100m in 2015-16, ATC Tab.com.au P., 2d ATC McGrath Estate Agents H., More Than Ready at Vinery P., 3d ATC Cellarbrations 2YO P.

Carbon Taikun (g. by Lonhro). 6 wins to 1400m, A$88,345, to 2015-16, 2d ATC Fairfield 2YO P., 3d ATC Southern Educational Services P., Mercure Kooindah Waters Golf & Spa Resort H., BRC Novotel Brisbane Airport H.

Bayrock (f. by Fastnet Rock). Placed at 2, 2d ATC Golden Rose Noms 2YO P.

 

2nd dam

DECIDITY, by Last Tycoon. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, 2d AJC Earlwood Bardwell Park RSL H., Walter Swinburn H., Goose Boy H. Three-quarter-sister to VESTEY (dam of RUTHERFORD EAGLE), half-sister to CLASSY FELLA. Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

BONARIA (Redoute's Choice). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, A$951,319, to 2014-15, VRC Myer Classic, Gr.1, Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3-twice, MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, VRC Lort Smith Animal Hospital H., MRC The Age H., Sportingbet H., 2d VRC Blazer S., Gr.2, MRC Ladies Day Vase, Gr.3, Geoffrey Bellmaine S., Gr.3, 3d MRC Geoffrey Bellmaine S., Gr.3, Vintage Photobooth H., VRC Peter Rowland Catering H., MRC Responsible Gambling Awareness Week H., Race-Tech 2YO H., 4th VRC Let's Elope S., Gr.2-3 times, MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, MRC Summoned S., Gr.3, WW Cockram S., Gr.3.

TIME OUT (Rory's Jester). 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$240,700, M$593,550 in Aust. and Macau, Illawarra 2YO Classic, Gr.3, NSW Tatt's RC Cabravale Diggers Members' H., Carrington S., AJC Doyles Seafood 2YO H., 2d AJC Brian Crowley S., L, Razor Sharp H., L, National Telecoms Group H., 3d STC Heritage S., L.

LEGALLY BAY (Snippets). 3 wins. See above.

Super Horse. 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m, HK$2,141,525, HKJC Citibank International Personal Bank H., Sea Eagle H., Jaeger-Lecoultre H., High Autonomy H., 2d HKJC Super Fit H., 3d HKJC Sunbird H., Audemars Piguet Royal Oak H., River Verdon H., Tailorbird H., Kranji H.

Chatoyant. 4 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$86,180, AJC Bigpond Sport H., Springfest Lawn Party H., Imagele H., 2d STC Synergy Solutions H., Bear Cottage H., 3d AJC Larch H. Dam of-

TESSERA (Medaglia d'Oro). 2 wins at 2, A$174,750, in 2015-16, ATC Canonbury S., Gr.3, Agribaba & Aunong.com 2YO P., 4th ATC Todman S., Gr.2.

MONTSEGUR (New Approach). 2 wins at 2, A$263,375, VRC Thoroughbred Breeders S., Gr.3, MRC Joe Brown 2YO P., 2d MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (f), Gr.3, 3d ATC Silver Shadow S., Gr.2, 4th MRC Thousand Guineas Prelude, Gr.2.

Exhibit. Unraced. Dam of-

Light Touch (Charge Forward). 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m, A$80,115, 2d SAJC Dequetteville S., L, MRC Jack Elliott 2YO H., SAJC Pewsey Vale H., 3d VRC Better Beyond 2YO P., Long Tan H.

 

3rd dam

CLASS, by Twig Moss. Raced twice. Half-sister to TWIRLED, NOTED, Entre Chat (dam of GRAND CONNECTION), Slick Dancer (dam of VESTEY). Dam of 3 foals, all winners, inc:-

CLASSY FELLA (Kenmare). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2000m, A$285,288, STC Gloaming S., Gr.2, Kingston Town S., Gr.3, AJC Fernhill H., L, Final H., 2d AJC Avenium Flying Welter H., QTC Owners' Association Cup, 3d Hawkesbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, AJC King Brian 2YO H., 4th STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1.