A Rocknroll Dance looks to have a couple of smart second crop 2-year-olds in North America this year, with Rockn Philly and Proof impressive winners of their respective Pennsylvania Sire Stakes (PASS) divisions on August 5.
The Chris Oakes trained A Rocknroll Dance filly Sidewalk Dancer bounced back from illness to score a comfortable win in a $40,000 Adioo Volo division for 3-year-old pacing fillies at The Meadows on July 28.
In an incredible evening for the stallion Muscle Mass, the Ake Svanstedt trained pair, Plunge Blue Chip and Six Pack, rewrote the record books to become the fastest 3YO trotting filly and colt of all time, in two sensational performances in their Del Miller Memorial and Stanley Dancer Memorial divisions at The Meadowlands on July 14.
The fantastic run for first season trotting sire Father Patrick continued at The Meadowlands on July 13, with his progeny taking out both the $125,000 New Jersey Sire Stakes Finals for 2-year-old trotters.
The Brian Brown trained A Rocknroll Dance colt Proof was an impressive winner of his Pennsylvania Sire Stakes division for 2-year-old pacing colts and geldings at The Downs At Mohegan Sun Pocono on July 14.
After sweeping the opening round of New Jersey Sire Stakes (NJSS) events at The Meadowlands last weekend, the progeny of Father Patrick were again to the fore in the second leg of the series with two new winners on July 6.
Former US 2YO and 3YO Trotting Colt of the Year Father Patrick has kicked off his stud career in sensational style, siring all four winners of the New Jersey Sire Stakes divisions for 2YO Trotters at The Meadowlands on June 29.
The Ake Svanstedt trained and driven Muscle Mass colt Six Pack extended his winning streak to seven races with a front-running victory in an elimination of the Earl Beal Jr. Memorial at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on June 23.