Sire: Hemingway

Dam: Rubadub Red

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Nov 25th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Black, Gold Horseshoe, Whip And Seams, Gold And Black Seams Cap


Alan Herdman

Career Record: 40-6-1-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    15.0 %
  • Place
    10.0 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireSpectrumRainbow QuestBlushing Groom
HEMINGWAY (IRE) River DancerIrish River
1998Welsh LoveEla-Mana-MouPitcairn
  Welsh FlameWelsh Pageant
DamReddingNassipourBlushing Groom
RUBADUB RED (AUS) Leica JewelBest Western
1999Pretty SoberSober StarNoalcoholic
  Pretty TidyMussorgsky

HEMINGWAY (IRE) (Bay 1998-Stud 2002). 2 wins at 2, York Acomb S., L. Sire of 199 rnrs, 120 wnrs, inc. SW Status Symbol (VRC Crown Promenade S., L), SP Cuban Girl, Belleza Veloz, Tube and of Let's Go Ernie, Little River Girl, Vaugirard, Windarra Place, Writer, Captanadi, Tiwi Magic, Marway, Cordoba, Islandsinthestream, Music to Midnight, Ritzy Bar, Because, Magisue, Briefed, Wordmaster, Easton, Manaway, Double Dealing, Humaway, Captanpauli, etc.


1st dam

RUBADUB RED, by Redding. 5 wins from 1600m to 2000m, 2d MVRC Logician H. Dam of one foal-

Rubme (g. by Hemingway). 5 wins. See below.


2nd dam

PRETTY SOBER, by Sober Star. Placed in Aust. Dam of 5 named foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Rubadub Red. 5 wins. See above.

Soberest. Winner at 1100m in Aust.

Gavio. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

On Amber. Placed in Aust.


3rd dam

PRETTY TIDY, by Mussorgsky. 6 wins from 1500m to 1800m, A$88,475, VATC Siren H., Select H., MVRC Flight Deck H., 2d VRC Stubby S., MVRC Caldermeade H., VATC Paris H., 3d VRC Edith Cavell H., MVRC Mumtaz Mahal H., VATC BBY H., Troa H. Half-sister to AHORA. Dam of 4 named foals, all raced, 3 winners, inc:-

Happy Forest. 11 wins to 1400m, A$123,520, VRC Scobie Breasley Medal H., MVRC Melbourne Hunt Club H.-twice, SAJC Redbank H., TTC Examiner H., Best Western H., Tasman Liquor Traders H., Clifford Craig Medical Research Trust H., Sunday Herald Sun H., TRC Michael Shield & Associates H., 2d VATC St Joel H., 3d TTC Wakeful Club H., 4th VRC Hilton on the Park Sprint H., L.

Spruced Up. 4 wins from 1400m to 2150m, 2d BTC Optigrass for Sale H., Primomaxx H. Producer.

Tidy Tom. Winner at 2000m, 2d QTC Regal Adventure H., 3d QTC Foreign Interest H.


4th dam

TIDY, by Mellay. Winner at 1400m in NZ. Half-sister to Harper's Bazaar (dam of AVEDON). Dam of 5 named foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

AHORA (Grosvenor). 6 wins from 1400m to 2200m, A$157,840, Ballarat Cup, L, Moe Cup, VRC CCI Insurances H., MVRC RV Moon Welter H., 2d MVRC Toy Factory H., VATC Nepean H., 3d South Australian Oaks, Gr.1, MVRC Air Adventure Aus H., VATC City of Springvale H.

Pretty Tidy. 6 wins. See above.


5th dam

NEAT, by Oakville. 6 wins from 6f to 11f, WRC President's H., L, Franklin RC South Auckland Breeders' P.H., 2d Great Northern Oaks, Gr.1, ARC Ladies Mile, L, 3d BOP RC Stars Travel Invitation S., Gr.1, ARC Royal S., Gr.3, Avondale Championship S., Gr.3. Half-sister to SPECTRE. Dam of 6 foals, 5 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Harper's Bazaar. 2 wins at 1300m, 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

AVEDON (Famous Star). Joint Head of The 1994-95 NZ 3YO Free H. 15 wins-3 at 2-from 900m to 2000m, NZ$687,025, A$4,000, New Zealand Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, Levin RC Bayer Classic, Gr.1, Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, CJC Churchill S.H., Gr.3-twice, Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.3-twice, Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, Manawatu Challenge S., L, 2d New Zealand Derby, Gr.1, WRC Thorndon Mile, Gr.1, Captain Cook S., Gr.1, Waikato Draught Sprint, Gr.1, ARC King's P., Gr.3, CJC Churchill S.H., Gr.3, Canterbury Gold Cup, Gr.3, New Zealand St Leger, Gr.3, CJC Welcome S., L, Manawatu Challenge S., L-twice, Woodville-Pahiatua RC WFA Sprint S., L, 3d Otaki Maori RC WFA S., Gr.1, Taranaki S., Gr.2.

Vreeland. 2 wins at 1400m in NZ. Dam of-

Landon. Unplaced. Dam of-

SEVEN SCHILLINGS (O'Reilly). Top filly on 2008-09 NZ 2YO Free H. Winner at 2, NZ$95,200, Taranaki 2YO Classic, Gr.3, 2d ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, Manawatu RC New Zealand Bloodstock 2YO H., 3d ARC Barfoot & Thompson H., Countdown to Karaka 2YO H., Avondale JC Auckland Co-Op Taxis H., Waikato RC Lodge City Rentals H. Dam of-

EMILY MARGARET (Pins). 4 wins to 1400m, NZ$161,625, in 2018-19, Wellington Guineas, Gr.2, Otago RC New Zealand Bloodstock Insurance S., L, CJC Canterbury Belle S., L, NZ Bloodstock 3YO H., 2d CJC NZB Airfreight S., L, Racecourse Hotel and Motor Lodge H., 3d Marton JC Vetmed H.

EIGHT SCHILLINGS (O'Reilly). 7 wins to 1400m, NZ$169,288, A$3,125, WRC Lightning H., L, Taranaki RC Schweppervescence Sprint H., Waikato RC Lowe Schollum & Jones H., Sails Motor Inn H., Mastercraftsman at Windsor Park H., Newstalk ZB H., 2d Waikato RC Sprint H., L, Levin S., L, Hawkes Bay Hastings Cup, 4th WRC Telegraph H., Gr.1, Levin S., L.


Race Record: 34 Starts 5-1-2 A$72,772.

5 wins from 1400m to 2050m to 2018-19 in Aust.