Bench Press


Bench Press

Sire: Foxwedge

Dam: Riverina

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Nov 14th, 2017

Country: Australia

Horse Description:

Introducing BENCH PRESS.


A FOXWEDGE gelding out of mare, RIVERINA.

His half siblings include:

Bubbles'n'troubles - sold at Magic Million for $265,000

Rider Navigator - sold for $180,000

The gelding was purchased back in June 2018 for $65,000, plus GST. Along with all other cost, for the last 20 months.

He was to go to the Premier sale, but was withdrawn 5 days before, as he knocked his leg. He is all good now.

The Foxwedge gelding has been broken in and is now spelling. He will be back in Pre-Training in February.

For further information on how to get involved in this athletic gelding, please contact:

John Hymet

M: 0419 353 147


Pedigree

 

 BENCH PRESS (AUS)

 

Chestnut ColtFoaled in 2017

SireFastnet RockDanehillDanzig
FOXWEDGE (AUS) Piccadilly CircusRoyal Academy
2008Forest NativeForest WildcatStorm Cat
  Miss TimebankWater Bank
DamIrish RiverRivermanNever Bend
RIVERINA (USA) Irish StarKlairon
1998PattimechNureyevNorthern Dancer
  My NordVent du Nord

FOXWEDGE (AUS) (Bay 2008-Stud 2012). 5 wins-2 at 2, MVRC William Reid S., Gr.1. Sire of 500 rnrs, 318 wnrs, 15 SW, inc. Urban Fox (Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.1), Volpe Veloce, Foxplay, Run Fox Run, Alassio, Noire, Infamous Fox, Big Alloy, Fox Swift, Hertford Dancer, Sadilla, Stella Victoria, Fox Hall, Foxy Housewife, Kentucky Miss, SP Barbie's Fox, Foxtrot Liv, Villami, Aristocratic Miss, Into the Abyss, Dyslexic, King of Spades, Miss Vixen, etc.

 

1st dam

RIVERINA, by Irish River. 2 wins at 7f, 9f, York Schroders H. Half-sister to FAR LANE, My Personal Space (dam of AROD), Lamanka Lass (dam of DARK ISLANDER), Mutribah (dam of MUTATE). Dam of eight named foals, seven to race, four winners, inc:-

Bubbles'n'troubles (f. by Hinchinbrook). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1200m, A$95,341, to 2018-19, ATC Australian Turf Club 2YO P., 2d ATC Bowermans Office Furniture H., Everest Carnival on Sale H., 3d ATC Reginald Allen H., L, Half Yearly Membership 2YO H.

Four Floors (g. by Red Ransom). Winner at 1600m, 3d WATC Melvista S., L.

Riverina's Girl (f. by Stratum). 5 wins at 1200m, 1300m, A$95,312, 3d Geelong RC Roderick Insurance Winter Challenge Series Final H., 4th VRC Ottawa S., L, MRC Twilight Glow S., L.

Rider Navigator (g. by Testa Rossa). 3 wins at 1000m in Macau.

Riverina Red (f. by Testa Rossa). Placed at 2, 2d VRC Murray Cox 2YO H.

Bernadini Bullet (g. by Bernardini). Placed in Aust.

Robe (f. by Zeditave). Placed at 3 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

PATTIMECH, by Nureyev. Winner at 6½f in U.S.A. Sister to ANNOCONNOR, half-sister to AT TALAQ, Ruszhinka, Northern Script (dam of SCRIBE, NORTHERN HAL). Dam of 14 foals, 12 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

FAR LANE (Lear Fan). 5 wins from 1400m to 2600m, £215,121, A$89,750, Newmarket Darley S, Gr.3, SAJC Carlton Draught S., Gr.3, Newmarket James Seymour S., L, York John Smith's Cup, Doncaster Mexborough S., 2d Haydock Rose of Lancaster S., Gr.3, Newmarket Cambridgeshire H., 3d Goodwood Foundation S., L, 4th SAJC Birthday Cup, L. Sire.

Riverina. 2 wins. See above.

My Personal Space. Winner at 2, Goodwood DeNovo 2YO S. Dam of-

AROD (Teofilo). Champion Older Male Miler in GB in 2015. 5 wins from 1m to 1¼m, £554,539, US$28,256, A$67,000, Ascot Summer Mile, Gr.2, Epsom Diomed S., Gr.3, Windsor Royal Windsor S., L, 2d Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1, York Dante S., Gr.2, VRC L'Oreal Paris S., Gr.3, ATC Liverpool City Cup, Gr.3, Newmarket Earl of Sefton S., Gr.3, York Ganton S., L, 3d Newbury Lockinge S., Gr.1, Goodwood Celebration Mile, Gr.2, Ascot Paradise S., L, 4th The Derby, Gr.1.

Axa Reim (Cape Cross). 15 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, €127,596, to 2019, Rome Premio Traghetto, Premio Aldo e Renato Ricchi, Premio Jalmood, Premio Samba, 2d Naples Gran Premio Citta di Napoli, L, 3d Naples Gran Premio Citta di Napoli, L.

Galidon (Galileo). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2100m, €140,635, Rome Premio San Giuseppe, Premio Conte Felice Scheibler, Premio Shibuni's Falcon, Premio Caro, Premio Ballingary, 3d Rome Premio Villa Borghese, L. Sire.

Raggiante (Rock of Gibraltar). Winner at 1200m, Rome Premio Enio, 2d Rome Premio Alizier, 3d Rome Premio Torricola, L, Milan Premio Sartirana, Rome Premio Alemagna. Producer.

Lamanka Lass. Winner at 1m in GB. Dam of-

DARK ISLANDER (Singspiel). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 7f to 9f, Santa Anita Oak Tree Derby, Gr.2, Newmarket Curtis Medical Centres H., Lingfield Park.co.uk S., 2d Baden-Baden Benazet Rennen, Gr.3, Newmarket Ousden S., 3d Del Mar Wickerr H., L, Sandown Romans 2YO S., Lingfield Oxted Veterinary Clinic H., 4th Santa Anita Daytona H., Gr.3, Goodwood Thoroughbred S., L.

Mutribah. Placed at 2 in GB. Dam of-

MUTATE (Octagonal). 4 wins from 1400m to 2050m, A$162,850, SAJC OJ Smith Challenge S., L, VRC Liberty Financial P., MRC Saxony H., 2d VRC Desirable H., L, 3d VRC Flemington Hill H., 4th MRC Mannerism S., Gr.3, MVRC WH Stocks S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Costly Commitment (Encosta de Lago). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1700m, A$76,880, MRC Carlton Draught Racing Sweep H., 3d VRC UCI S., L, 4th MRC Norman Robinson S., Gr.3.

My Amici (Anabaa). Winner at 1400m, SAJC Collins Sportsturf H., 3d SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, Hayden Engineering 2YO P. Producer.

Motunau - Forever Friendship (H.K.) (Mull of Kintyre). 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m, 2d Gore Guineas, L.

 

Race Record:

Unraced.