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  • Society Rock (IRE)

  • Age: 6 (Foaled February 8th, 2007)
  • Sex: Bay Horse
  • Breeding: Rock Of Gibraltar - High Society (USA) (Key Of Luck)
  • Trainer: J R Fanshawe
  • Owner: Mr Simon Gibson

News Clippings

Society Rock retired to stud

October 2nd, 2013

James Fanshawe's top-class sprinter Society Rock has run his last race after his trainer ruled him out of Ascot on Champions Day.

Society Rock unable to defend Betfred Sprint Cup at Haydock

September 2nd, 2013

Society Rock has met with a setback and is unable to defend his crown in the Betfred Sprint Cup at Haydock on Saturday.

Kieren Fallon: Society can Rock Lethal Force in July Cup

July 10th, 2013

Kieren Fallon is confident Society Rock can reverse Diamond Jubilee form with Lethal Force in the Darley July Cup on Saturday.

James Fanshawe is finalising plans for Royal Ascot

June 6th, 2013

Trainer James Fanshawe is likely to make a late call on whether Deacon Blues will be ready in time for the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Society Rock won the Duke Of York Clipper Logistics Stakes at York

May 15th, 2013

James Fanshawe's stable standard bearer Society Rock won the Duke Of York Clipper Logistics Stakes at York.

Rock roars to Sprint victory

September 8th, 2012

James Fanshawe's Society Rock reurned to his best under Kieren Fallon and won the Group 1 Betfred Sprint Cup at Haydock Park.

Fanshawe on weather watch

September 4th, 2012

James Fanshawe is keeping an eye on the weather ahead of Society Rock's possible assignment in the Betfred Sprint Cup.

Fanshawe advises jinx caution

August 8th, 2012

James Fanshawe has revealed leading Betfred Ebor contender High Jinx is not a certain runner in the famous York handicap.

Moore lands Society ride

July 10th, 2012

Trainer James Fanshawe has moved to book Ryan Moore to partner Society Rock in Saturday's Darley July Cup at Newmarket.

Fanshawe rues Rock error

June 24th, 2012

In the circumstances James Fanshawe was delighted with Society Rock's run at Royal Ascot on Saturday but was left ruing his colt's slow start.

Society ready to Rock

June 12th, 2012

Connections of Society Rock are unfazed by the prospect of taking on Black Caviar in the Diamond Jubilee Stakes at Royal Ascot.

Primaeval may swerve Hunt Cup

May 28th, 2012

Royal Hunt Cup ante-post favourite Primaeval is far from certain to line-up in the one mile cavalry charge at Royal Ascot next month.

Rock to mix in high society

May 18th, 2012

Society Rock is likely to head straight to Royal Ascot without another run following his good third in the Duke of York Stakes on Wednesday.

Hoof It team confident

May 15th, 2012

Connections of star sprinter Hoof It feel that the Stewards' Cup winner is the horse to beat ahead of Wednesday's Duke of York totepool Stakes.

Duke Of York attracts Margot

April 4th, 2012

Margot Did and Society Rock are the two Group One winners among 42 entries for the Duke of York Stakes on the Knavesmire.

Fanshawe's Society rocks

March 27th, 2012

James Fanshawe is looking forward to taking the wraps off his new recruit Dandino and is excited about the season ahead for Society Rock.

Sprint pair impress Fanshawe

October 12th, 2011

James Fanshawe's Deacon Blues and Society Rock continue to please at home ahead of Saturday's QIPCO Sprint Stakes at Ascot.

Murtagh back on Deacon

October 10th, 2011

Johnny Murtagh will ride ride Deacon Blues in Saturday's QIPCO British Champion Sprint Stakes at Ascot.

Haydock clash for Fanshawe duo

August 10th, 2011

James Fanshawe is willing to let Society Rock and Deacon Blues lock horns in next month's Betfred Sprint Cup at Haydock.

Rock French raid in doubt

August 2nd, 2011

A decision on the participation of Society Rock in the Prix Maurice de Gheest at Deauville will be made by James Fanshawe later this week.