2011 – 1m65
Son of champion ROCK OF GIBRALTAR, already sire of DIAMONDRELLA, MOUNT NELSON, SAMITAR, SOCIETY ROCK, EAGLE MOUNTAIN, VARENAR, ALBORAN SEA, EUROPA POINT, ROCK KINGDOM, SEVENTH ROCK all Group 1 winners.
ROCK OF GIBRALTAR Champion 3yo in Europe won 2 G1s at 2 yo and 5 G1s at 3 yo. He was the only horse to win 7 G1s in a row in Northern Hemisphere beating Mill Reef’s record dating back 30 years !
One of the best 2yos of his generation in 2013, PRINCE GIBRALTAR confirmed at the top level at 3 and 4yo.
Winner at 2yo over 1600m before winning his G1 over 2000m, PRINCE GIBRALTAR then won over 2000 and 2400m.
Tough racehorse, he combines distance and exceptional turn of foot.
Impressive winner of G1 Criterium de Saint Cloud at 2yo, he won G2 Prix Greffulhe for his debut at 3yo defeating Earnshaw and was then 3rd in G1 Prix du Jockey Club to The Grey Gatsby, beating Wild Chief, Avantador, Karakontie, Free Port Lux etc…
Second in G1 Juddmonte Grand Prix de Paris defeating Free Port Lux and The Grey Gatsby, he was 3rd in G2 Prix Guillaume d’Ornano to Gaily Chop and Free Port Lux before putting a honest performance in the 2014 G1 Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe.
In 2015, PRINCE GIBRALTAR was second in G2 Grand Prix de Chantilly, and 3rd in G2 Sky Bet York Stakes. After another very good attempt in G1 Qatar Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe, he won brilliantly the G1 Grosser Preis von Baden and was 2nd to ITO in the G1 Grosser Preis von Bayern in Munich.
His dam PRINCESS SOFIA (Pennekamp), winner of 5 races in France and 88 390 €, is the dam of 5 winners including : Sofia’s Rock winner of 3 races and G3 placed in England.
His full sister Princess Gibraltar (2013) won for her first outing in 2015 and won a Listed Race in Germany.
PRINCE GIBRALTAR is closely related to champion 2yo ILLUMINATE, G2 & G3 winner and second in G1 Cheveley Park Stakes in 2015.