Red Rocks was one of Galileo’s first Grade 1 winners in the US, winning the Breeders’ Cup Turf as a 3- year-old and then returning to the US to win G1 Man O’ War at 5. He is currently the only son of Galileo standing in the US to win multiple G1s in the US. Bred by Ballylinch Stud, trained by Brian Meehan, and owned by Paul Reddam, Red Rocks won a Group race at 3, 4, and 5, with total earnings of $2,906,255.
Ready’s Image has been purchased by Calumet where he will stand in 2015.
Ready’s Image, was the most expensive yearling from the 2005 crop by More Than Ready. He was a brilliant 2 year old winning the G2 Sanford and placed in the G1 Hopeful. Ready’s Image ran the fastest Beyer Speed figure at two in a graded sprint stake and was More Than Ready’s fastest U. S. Juvenile until recent winner Daredevil ran a 107 Beyer to eclipse Ready’s Image figure of 105.
Joining a storied group of eight Preakness winners campaigned by Calumet, including Whirlaway,1941; Pensive, 1944; Faultess, 1947; Citation, 1948; Fabius, 1956, Tim Tam, 1958; and Forward Pass, 1968, Oxbow becomes Calumet’s first Preakness winner to stand at the farm since Tim Tam.