Fine Ruby

Fine Ruby

4 year old Bay Gelding

Sire: Rubick Dam: Fine Society

Trainer's Name: Gerald Ryan


This classy colt is certainly bred in the purple by freshman sire, RUBICK out of Group One winner FINE SOCIETY. He is the half-brother to Group 2 performer DEFINE.

This colt has been really-well bought and we are thrilled to be offering him in Racing Club No 2. 

The colt is such a lovely type, a very relaxed individual and is easy on the eye. Certainly an outstanding racehorse. Strong, powerful and a great mover.

He is closely related to 6 individual group one winners, 14 individual group two winners and 13 individual group three winners.

ENGLISH. 6 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, to 2017-18, ATC All Aged S., Gr.1, BRC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1, ATC Challenge S., Gr.2-twice, Reisling S., Gr.2, 2d ATC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, TJ Smith S., Gr.1, Galaxy H., Gr.1, Premiere S., Gr.2, 3d ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, 4th BRC Kingsford-Smith Cup, Gr.1, ATC Premiere S., Gr.2, Shorts H., Gr.2.

TAVISTOCK . 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1100m to 1600m, Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, Hawkes Bay Mudgway Partsworld S., Gr.1, VRC Blamey S., Gr.2, Henry Bucks Best Dressed P., Hawkes Bay Best Travel Sprint H., 2d WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, MRC Vain S., L, WRC Dominion Post 2YO H., 4th MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3.

GRAND LODGE. 4 wins-3 at 2, Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1, Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1, Newmarket Somerville Tattersall S., L, Ascot Granville S., 2d The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Newmarket Champion S., Gr.1, 3d Leopardstown Irish Champion S., Gr.1, Goodwood Sussex S., Gr.1, 4th Irish Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, York International S., Gr.1.


was the highest rated 2yo colt of his generation. The most precocious son of Encosta de Lago. A brilliant weight for age sprinter as a 3yo. Rated equal at 3 to another star-son of ENCOSTA DE LAGO in NORTHERN METEOR.

His outstanding conformation is matched, if not exceeded, by his top-shelf pedigree. RUBICK is the third foal out of G3 winner SLIDING CUBE, by ROCK OF GILBRALTAR, a ¾ sister to Australia’s greatest living sire, REDOUTE’S CHOICE, by DANEHILL, from a fabulous Australian branch of one of the best families in the American Stud Book, tracing to foundation mare Best in Show. Rubick’s future as a stallion could hardly be brighter.

RUBICK. 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1100m, MRC Schillaci S., Gr.2, Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, ATC TAB Iphone App 2YO P., 3d ATC Challenge S., Gr.2, 4th MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1.

His oldest progeny are 2yo's


FINE SOCIETY by MARSCAY was an elite racehorse, Group one winner and a fantastic breeder with eight foals to race for 7 winners including Group 2 performer DEFINE.

FINE SOCIETY, 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1900m, STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1, H., MRC Hurricane Sky 2YO H., 2d Gosford Guineas, L, 3d AJC Fuji Xerox H. 

DEFINE. 3 wins to 1400m, ATC Australian Turf Club H., Become an ATC Sponsor H., Ipswich TC K&R Plumbing Supplies H., 2d ATC Phar Lap S., Gr.2, TAB Iphone App P.