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Bon Rocket

Sire: Bon Hoffa

Dam: Tango to Mars

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Nov 5th, 2010

Country: Australia

Silks: Maroon, Lime Spot, Sleeves And Cap

Trainer's Name: Wendy Kelly

Career Record: 37-5-3-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    13.5 %
  • Place
    16.2 %





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2010

SireBelong to MeDanzigNorthern Dancer
BON HOFFA (AUS) BelongingExclusive Native
2002Asian ReefManilaLyphard
  Golden CayHabitat
DamRocket to MarsMarscayBiscay
TANGO TO MARS (AUS) Sushi RocketSalmon Leap
2003Boutique DancerCelestial DancerGodswalk
  The Denim LookOne for All

BON HOFFA (AUS) (Chestnut 2002-Stud 2009). 9 wins to 1700m, MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1. Sire of 219 rnrs, 133 wnrs, inc. SW Bon Aurum (MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1), Bons Away, Deiheros and of Top Sight, Sweet Emily, Bon Amis, Don't Give a Damn, Best Hoffa, Gibbon, Sallanches, Ambitious Speedy, Ample on Offa, Bon Elise, Bonee Tess, Galaxy Warrior, Good Offa, Hoffsetter, Never Without You, Vintage Bon, Allez Chival, Bon Rocket, etc.


1st dam

TANGO TO MARS, by Rocket to Mars. Placed at 3 in Aust. Dam of three named foals, all winners-

Bon Rocket (g. by Bon Hoffa). 5 wins. See below.

Bon Jet (g. by Bon Hoffa). 5 wins to 1400m, A$90,863, to 2016-17 in Aust.

Tango King (g. by Skalato). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Aust.


2nd dam

BOUTIQUE DANCER, by Celestial Dancer. 4 wins to 1250m, STC Merrylands H., 2d AJC Exeter H. Half-sister to MISS BRIGHTIA. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

Brimley. 3 wins to 1500m, STC Spring Valley Fruitsation H., 2d VRC Maidstone H., STC Centacare H., 3d AJC Bacardi Breezer H., STC Argos 2YO H. Dam of-

Durie Hill. 2 wins at 1200m, 1350m, Wanganui JC Steelformers H.

Blue Horseshoe. 4 wins to 1200m, 3d BTC Kennards 2YO H.

Winsome Fortune. Winner at 1200m in Aust.


3rd dam

THE DENIM LOOK, by One for All. Unplaced. Half-sister to TROJAN BRONZE, GLIMMER GLASS (dam of KOHEN WITHA K.), Clystalla (dam of NOVEMBER RAIN, RACE MASTER, STAR STYLE GIRL), New Fashion (dam of PIZ BUIN). Dam of 11 named foals, 10 to race, all winners, inc:-

MISS BRIGHTIA (Bellotto). 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$117,160, SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, Collins H., Cap d'Antibes H., South Australian West End H., Marie Dermody H., Kokoda H., Chinese New Year 2YO H., Eagle Bitter 2YO H., 2d VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2, SAJC Pewsey Vale Vineyard H., 3d SAJC Balmerino Welter H., Belcunda H.

T. H. Ange. 11 wins, San Juan Downs H., San Juan Memorial Day H., Durango H., 3d San Juan Shiprock H.

Lord Braggart. 9 wins-1 at 2-to 1350m, BATC Champagne H., QTC Scomeld H., 2d BATC Sheraton Hotel H., QTC JC Clark H., Banyo Seminary Jubilee H., 3d BATC Brokers Tip H., QTC Silver Sharpe H., Banoon H. Sire.

Sir Chambray. 8 wins from 1400m to 1600m, STC Golden Slipper Festival H., 3d AJC Cammeray H.

Boutique Dancer. 4 wins. See above.

Denim Marauder. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2000m, BATC QBBS Yearling Sale H., QTC Famoso Gris 2YO H., High King H., Sunset Gem H., 2d QTC Governor Bligh H., Arbogast H., 3d QTC Churchill Downs H. Sire.

Corps de Ballet. Unraced. Dam of-

Kimkam. 3 wins at 2, AJC Rex White H., 2d QTC Bahram Star H. Producer.


4th dam

GLASS OF FASHION, by Ambiorix. 2 wins in U.S.A. Half-sister to Romper (dam of SOLOIST GEM), Splutterfuss (dam of MARK HOPKINS). Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

TROJAN BRONZE (Tobin Bronze). 8 wins-3 at 2, Santa Anita San Luis Rey S., Gr.1, San Marcos H., Gr.3, Fort Erie Vandal S., L, Woodbine Grey S., L, Clarendon S., L, 3d Hawthorne Juvenile S., Gr.3. Sire.

GLIMMER GLASS (The Axe). 7 wins, Penn National Vogue S., L. Dam of-

KOHEN WITHA K. (Kings Lake). 10 wins-3 at 2, US$248,477, Philadelphia Park Dragoon S., L, 3d Laurel Futurity S., Gr.1.

Squall Linda (Summer Squall). 3 wins at 6f, 2d Santa Anita Monrovia H., Gr.3. Dam of-

STREET HERO (Street Cry). Winner at 2, US$419,360, Oak Tree Norfolk S., Gr.1, 3d Breeders' Cup Juvenile S., Gr.1, Del Mar Futurity, Gr.1. Sire.

PREMIER PEGASUS (Fusaichi Pegasus). 4 wins-3 at 2-from 5½f to 8½f, US$293,400, Santa Anita San Felipe S., Gr.2, Hollywood Prevue S., Gr.3, Oak Tree Jack Goodman S., L, 3d Santa Anita San Vicente S., Gr.2.

Glimmering Halo. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

MISS CITY HALO (Carson City). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 6f, Oaklawn Park Martha Washington S., L, 2d Woodbine Star Shoot S., L. Producer.

Clystalla. 5 wins-1 at 2-to 6f in U.S.A. Dam of-

RACE MASTER (Bluebird). 7 wins-1 at 2-at 1400m, 1600m, R442,045, Turffontein First National Bank S., Gr.1, 3d Turffontein Christmas H., 4th Gosforth Park Juvenile S., Gr.2, Newmarket MEC Guineas, Gr.3.

NOVEMBER RAIN (Estaminet). Second top filly on The 1980-81 Australasian 3YO Classification. 6 wins from 2000m to 2800m, A$187,070, VRC Oaks, Gr.1, AJC Oaks, Gr.1, Queensland Oaks, Gr.1, AJC St Leger, Gr.2, VRC Wakeful S., Gr.2, STC Wentworthville H., 2d AJC Apollo S., Gr.2. Dam of-

STORMY HILL (Danehill). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1300m to 2450m, R350,645, Turffontein South African Oaks, Gr.2, Gosforth Park John Lindbergh Memorial H., L, 2d Clairwood Golden Slipper, Gr.2, Newmarket South African Oaks Trial H., Gr.3, Gosforth Park Fillies & Mares S., L, 3d Greyville Daily News Two Thousand S., Gr.1. Dam of-

BRIDAL HILL (Unbridled's Song). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1500m, A$199,400, QTC Sir Douglas Wadley H., L, 2d VRC AV Kewney S., Gr.2. Producer.

Torrential Storm. Unraced. Dam of-

STORMHILL (Danehill). 8 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2400m, A$635,792, STC Shannon S., Gr.2, Clarence River JC Grafton Cup, Gr.3, STC Kingston Town S., Gr.3, 2d NSW Tatt's RC Tramway H., Gr.3, STC Kingston Town S., Gr.3, Cranbourne Cup, L, STC Premier's Cup, L, 3d GCTC AD Hollindale S., Gr.2. Sire.

STAR STYLE GIRL (Without Fear). 5 wins from 1400m to 1600m, A$120,490, SAJC Queen of the South S.H., Gr.3, VRC Sterling S.H., L, 2d STC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, VATC St George S., Gr.2. Dam of-

SAN LUIS (Flying Spur). Joint Champion 2YO Colt in NZ in 2000-01. Joint top colt on The 2000-2001 NZ 2YO Free H. 3 wins at 2, NZ$181,850, Manawatu Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, 2d New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, ARC Ellerslie Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Matamata RC Slipper S., L, Avondale JC Mercedes Super Bonus Juvenile H., 4th WRC Wakefield Challenge S., Gr.3. Sire.

EASTERN MUSIC - CHIEF EXECUTIVE (Mal.) (Danehill). 5 wins to 1200m in Aust. and Malaysia, Perak TC Sultan's Gold Vase, L, Class 1 H.

Desert Jewel. Winner at 2, VATC Star Shower H. Dam of-

Schwarzkoff. Winner at 1550m, STC Central H. Dam of-

TOMMIFRANCS (Real Quiet). 10 wins from 1350m to 2500m, A$506,150, Murrumbidgee TC Wagga Wagga Cup, L, VRC Bagot H., L.

Sister Pia. 10 wins in U.S.A. Dam of-

Pia's Baby. 16 wins, US$223,340 in U.S.A. Dam of-

SCINTILATING SKILL (Placerville). 7 wins from 1200m to 2800m in India, Hyderabad Golconda Oaks, L, Golconda St Leger, L.

BAY OF ANGELS (Placerville). Champion Stayer in India in 2003. 5 wins from 1200m to 3000m in India, Hyderabad Stayers' Cup, L, 3d Indian Oaks, L. Producer.

ARMOURY (Placerville). 3 wins from 1400m to 2000m in India, Bombay Dashmesh & Hargobind Studs Million S., L, 2d Bangalore Two Thousand Guineas, L.

Persepolis. Winner at 1600m in India. Dam of-

STRING ALONG (Alnasr Alwasheek). 8 wins from 1200m to 2400m in India, Mysore One Thousand Guineas, L, Bangalore Karnataka Cup, L.

Nance Chrissie. Unraced. Dam of-

Broc 'n' Roll. 5 wins to 1350m, A$82,250, QTC Golden Garter H. Dam of-

ZERO ROCK (Danzero). 11 wins-1 at 2-to 1350m, A$894,050, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Classic, L-twice, 3d BRC Stradbroke H., Gr.1.

Uncanny Lady. Unraced. Dam of-

DUBLEANNY (Dubleo). 9 wins to 1200m, A$543,925, VRC AR Creswick S., L, 2d MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2. Producer.

Uncanny Choice. Unraced. Dam of-

SEANNIE (Sebring). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$205,050, to 2017-18, WATC Supremacy S., L, 3d MVRC Typhoon Tracy S., Gr.3.

New Fashion. Unraced. Dam of-

PIZ BUIN (Parrot). 3 wins-2 at 2- in Brazil and Peru, Gavea G.P. Cordeiro da Graca, Gr.2, Monterrico Clasico Gustavo Prado Heudebert, Gr.2, 2d Clasico Polla de Potrillos, Gr.1, Cidade Jardim G.P. Associacao Brasileira dos Criadores, Gr.1, Gavea G.P. Major Suckow, Gr.1, 3d Gavea G.P. Major Suckow, Gr.1, Monterrico Clasico Ricardo Ortiz de Zevallos, Gr.1, Clasico Miguel A Checa Eguiguren, Gr.2. Sire.


Race Record: 37 Starts 5-3-3 A$172,275.

5 wins to 1500m, A$172,275, MVRC Ranvet H., VRC Young Members Ball H., 2d MRC Off the Track H., Spicer Thoroughbreds H., VRC Scamanda H., 3d MRC Ladbrokes Infohub H., VRC Timothy Kelly & Kevin Viney H.