A Rocknroll Dance - Stud Fee: $5,000

2009 Bay Stallion
by Rocknroll Hanover out of Wichita Hanover
  • In the 2013 Battle Of Lake Erie, A Rocknroll Dance set a WORLD RECORD for a 4yo pacer on half-mile track, and was only one-fifth of a second off the world record for any age pacer on a half-mile track.
  • In the Invitational at Pocono Downs in August of 2013, A Rocknroll Dance matched the all-age pacing WORLD RECORD on a five-eighths mile track of 1:47.4.
  • A Rocknroll Dance was the first pacer in harness racing history to win three consecutive races in sub 1:48:
    • - Canadian Pacing Derby elimination (1:47.3)
    • - Canadian Pacing Derby final (1:47.2)
    • - Invitational at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs (1:47.4)
  • Earnings of $ 2,429,441

A Rocknroll Dance dominated the track with his grit and toughness.  At 2, he equaled  the world record and was the richest 2-year old that year.  He then won the Meadowlands Pace and the Battle of the Brandywine at 3, leading up to his 4 year-old year when A Rocknroll Dance became the first horse to win 3 consecutive starts in sub 1:48.

One of the very best sons of Rocknroll Hanover, A Rocknroll Dance has been enthusiastically received by breeders in both the Northern and Southern Hemispheres.  The early outlook on his potential as a sire is bright, with breeders praising his offspring's strength, looks and intelligence.   From his first two crops are the races, he has sired winners of over $4 million, including Dan Patch 2YO winner, Lost In Time, PASS winner and Breeders Crown Elim winner, Proof, and Tattersalls Pace winner, Grand Teton.

 

 

Race Record

Year Age Starts 1st 2nd 3rd Earnings
2011 2 11 7 3 0 $ 863,325
2012 3 22 4 5 3 $ 1,068,379
2013 4 17 6 2 1 $ 497,737
Total: $ 2,429,441
ROCKNROLL HANOVER  WESTERN IDEAL  WESTERN HANOVER 
LEAH ALMAHURST 
RICH N ELEGANT  DIRECT SCOOTER 
PROVEN PERFECT 
WICHITA HANOVER  CAM'S CARD SHARK  CAM FELLA 
JEF'S MAGIC TRICK 
WENDYMAE HANOVER  ALBATROSS 
WENDY SUE HANOVER 
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Thursday, April 13, 2017
The House That “Dance” built

Chicken noodle soup from Wawa. That’s how Jim Mulinix and his wife Ellen celebrated their colt, A Rocknroll Dance, winning the $600,000 Meadowlands Pace. Today should have been the greatest day of their lives, but the Mulinix family hardly had any time to enjoy it. After the race, they still had to take care of […]

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Friday, August 14, 2015
Champion A Rocknroll Dance retired to stud

Multiple World Champion and 2012 Meadowlands Pace winner A Rocknroll Dance has been retired from racing and will begin his stud career in 2014 at Diamond Creek Farm of Pennsylvania, according to Diamond Creek owner Adam Bowden. A Rocknroll Dance p,2,1:49.1; 3,1:48.1f; 4,1:47.2-’13, by Rocknroll Hanover and from a half-sister to supersire Western Hanover, won […]

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Progeny

Lost in Time

Metro Pace Winner and Breeders Crown Finalist