Johnny Roo Boy

Johnny Roo Boy

Sire: Henny Hughes

Dam: She's a Nightmare

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 8 year old

Foaled: Oct 23rd, 2010

Country: Australia

Silks: Gold, Black Motif, Collar And Sleeves, Gold And Black Motif Cap


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Bay geldingFoaled in 2010

SireHennessyStorm CatStorm Bird
HENNY HUGHES (USA) Island KittyHawaii
2003Meadow FlyerMeadowlakeHold Your Peace
DamNight ShiftNorthern DancerNearctic
SHE'S A NIGHTMARE (AUS) CibouletteChop Chop
1998She's a PirateLast TycoonTry My Best
  She's a BountyBalmerino

HENNY HUGHES (USA) (Chestnut 2003-Stud 2007). 6 wins-3 at 2, Saratoga King's Bishop S., Gr.1. Sire of 584 rnrs, 400 wnrs, 29 SW, inc. Beholder (Breeders' Cup Distaff, Gr.1), Asia Express, Moanin, Merry Meadow, Academic, Keiai Leone, Henny Hound, I'm a Looker, Chitu, Honey Hues, She Digs Me, Henny Jenney, Princess Valeria, Hughsy, King Henny, The Star of Geely, Brookerson, Myfourchix, Thetrailerguy, Germaniac, Henny's Princess, Nana Anna, etc.


1st dam

SHE'S A NIGHTMARE, by Night Shift. 4 wins from 1000m to 1600m, A$87,770, MVRC Champions Australian Racing Museum H., Simpson Construction Company H., 2d MRC Conbituate Lady H., MVRC Seppelt Salinger H. Dam of three foals, all raced, two winners-

Johnny Roo Boy (g. by Henny Hughes). 4 wins. See below.

She's a Nightstar (f. by Street Cry). Winner at 1200m in Aust.

Nightset (g. by Reset). Placed at 3 in Aust.


2nd dam

SHE'S A PIRATE, by Last Tycoon. 4 wins at 1600m, 2000m, MVRC Novotel Darling Harbour H., VRC McCorkell Construction H., 2d VRC Eaton Florist H., Simmering H., Hi Jinx H., 3d Moonee Valley Racing Club H., VATC Old Year H., VRC Richfield Lady H., Aluminates Chemical Industries H. Dam of 8 named foals, all raced, 7 winners, inc:-

Star Pirate. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1150m to 2100m, A$107,158, MRC William Pearson H., 2d MRC Betfair H.

Pirate Ben. 6 wins from 1350m to 1900m, A$118,540, to 2015-16, ATC TAB More Than Winning H., McGrath Estate Agents H.

Eddy and d'Postman. 6 wins from 1600m to 3000m, A$125,500, Benalla Gold Cup, VRC Gala Supreme H., MVRC Dot Davidson H., 2d VRC Nightmarch H., MVRC Saintly Spring Star Award H., 3d VRC Gurner's Lane H., MRC Journal H.

She's a Nightmare. 4 wins. See above.

Pirate Jack. 3 wins from 1400m to 2100m to 2016-17, 2d MRC (Mornington) Variety Children's Charity P.

Benny Blue Eyes. 7 wins from 1150m to 1600m in Aust.

Hit the Post. 4 wins from 1600m to 2600m in Aust.


3rd dam

SHE'S A BOUNTY, by Balmerino. Unraced. Sister to BOUNTY HAWK, half-sister to PARTICIPATOR, BOOM VANG. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 5 winners, inc:-

She's a Pirate. 4 wins. See above.

Saratoga Express. 3 wins to 1350m, BTC Winter Carnival H.

Makita Rose. Unplaced. Dam of-

Rubiquin. 4 wins from 1800m to 2500m, MVRC Alternate Railway Safeworking H.


4th dam

Marie's Daughter, by Rockefella. 2 wins at 2200m, Maisons-Laffitte Prix des Tulipes, 2d Longchamp Prix des Tuileries, L, 3d Curragh Pretty Polly S., Gr.2. Half-sister to VHAIRI, CALAIS, CHANTER (dam of IRISH STAR, MY MOURNE), Schonbrunn (dam of BALAK, LE DAUPHIN). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

BOUNTY HAWK (Balmerino). Third on The 1983-84 3YO & 1984-85 4YO+ (joint) Australasian Classifications (2100m+). 6 wins from 1600m to 2500m, NZ$37,150, A$659,020, Victoria Derby, Gr.1, VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, VATC Underwood S., Gr.1, WATC Western Mail Classic, Gr.1, Australian Derby, Gr.1, 2d Western Australian Derby, Gr.1, STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1, VATC Caulfield Cup, Gr.1, AJC Warwick S., Gr.2, Hobartville S., Gr.2, Waikato Gold Cup, Gr.3, Rotorua RC Rotorua Challenge S., Gr.3, Te Aroha JC Thames Valley S., Gr.3, Geelong RC Derby Trial S., L, 3d NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, STC Hill S., Gr.2-twice, VATC Norman Robinson S., L, Pinjarra RC Millionaire Sires' S., L, 4th STC HE Tancred S., Gr.1.

PARTICIPATOR (Alcimedes). 10 wins from 1800m to 2600m, A$135,855, AJC Autumn S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Tattersall's Club Cup, L, QTC Sir Winston Churchill S., L, STC Christmas Cup, L, 2d AJC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, Metropolitan H., Gr.1, QTC Brisbane Cup, Gr.1-twice, PJ O'Shea S., Gr.2, AJC Summer Cup, Gr.3, SAJC Simpson Pope Ten Thousand H., Gr.3, AJC Colin Stephen H., L, QTC Sir Winston Churchill S., L, JHS Barnes S., L, 3d VRC Hotham H., Gr.2, VATC Sandown Cup, Gr.2, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Cup, Gr.3.

BOOM VANG (Great Wall). 6 wins from 1600m to 2200m, Marton Cup, L, Franklin RC South Auckland H., 3d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1.

Bountiful Star. Winner at 1900m, STC Revesby WBC H. Dam of-

Sleaking. 2 wins at 2000m in NZ. Dam of-

UNDER THE SUN (No Excuse Needed). 7 wins-1 at 2-to 1500m, NZ$8,250, A$368,335, ATC Winter S., L, H., Royal Randwick H., HMAS Vendetta H., Co-Ordinated Landscapes H., Blacktown Workers Club Group H., Waikato RC Crombie Lockwood 2YO H., 2d ATC Civic S., L.


Race Record: 30 Starts 4-7-8 A$125,280.

4 wins to 1150m, A$125,280, to 2016-17, 3d MVRC Browns Sawdust & Shavings H.