Spanish Reef

Spanish Reef

Sire: Lope De Vega

Dam: Lemon Reef

Colour: Bay

Gender: Mare

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Sep 1st, 2013

Trainer's Name: KEN KEYS

Career Record: 38-7-5-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    18.4 %
  • Place
    21.1 %





Bay mareFoaled in 2013

SireShamardalGiant's CausewayStorm Cat
LOPE DE VEGA (IRE) HelsinkiMachiavellian
2007Lady VettoriVettoriMachiavellian
  Lady GolcondaKendor
DamLemon Drop KidKingmamboMr. Prospector
LEMON REEF (USA) Charming LassieSeattle Slew
2009Storm DreamCatrailStorm Cat
  Mamara ReefSalse

LOPE DE VEGA (IRE) (Chestnut 2007-Stud 2011). 4 wins-2 at 2, Chantilly Prix du Jockey Club, Gr.1. Sire of 447 rnrs, 286 wnrs, 36 SW, inc. Belardo (Newmarket Dewhurst S., Gr.1), Vega Magic, The Right Man, Santa Ana Lane, Capla Temptress, Jemayel, Very Special, Hero Look, Endless Drama, Spanish Reef, Spanish Whisper, French Fern, Candy Store, Steel of Madrid - Calderon (Aust.), Soustraction, Navarra King, South Seas, Blue de Vega, Burnt Sugar, etc.


1st dam

LEMON REEF, by Lemon Drop Kid. Unraced. Dam of two foals, both raced-

SPANISH REEF (f. by Lope de Vega). 5 wins. See below.

Reef Knot (f. by Casino Prince). Placed at 2 in 2016-17, 2d GCTC Village Roadshow Theme Park 2YO P.


2nd dam

STORM DREAM, by Catrail. 3 wins at 1m, 8½f, Meadowlands Boiling Springs H., Gr.3, Belmont Allowance, 2d Leopardstown One Thousand Guineas Trial, L, 3d Irish One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, 4th Saratoga Lake Placid H., Gr.2. Dam of 9 foals, 6 to race, inc:-

Nightmare Night. 2 wins at 1m, 8½f in U.S.A.

Tiz Stormy. Placed at 2 in U.S.A.

Inavision. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

Corsa Veloce. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 8¼f, 8½f in U.S.A.

Red Hot Suzy. 3 wins at 5½f, 6f to 2018 in U.S.A.

Betterlegsonatable. 3 wins to 7½f in U.S.A.

Visionary Tale. 2 wins at 6f, 6½f in 2017 in U.S.A.


3rd dam

MAMARA REEF, by Salse. 2 wins at 1¾m, 19f in GB. Half-sister to FOUNDATION SPIRIT, NIBBS POINT (dam of BORDER ARROW, BALDAQUIN), Prince Ibrahim. Dam of 11 foals, 9 to race, all winners, inc:-

STORM DREAM (Catrail). 3 wins. See above.

Truffle Prince. 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m in France and Switzerland, Bordeaux Prix Daniel Guestier, Chantilly Prix de Poissy.

Mr Fickle. 7 wins from 7f to 20¾f to 2017, 3d Epsom Jump Jockeys Derby H.

Sivota. 3 wins from 16¼f to 2¾m, 3d Cheltenham Pertemps Final H. Hurdle.

Dubara Reef. 7 wins from 1¾m to 2m in GB.

Cool Cat. 7 wins to 1400m, S$361,680, Singapore TC Class 4 H.-3 times, Stepitup S., Kranji D S., Class 5 H., 2d Singapore TC Benchmark 67 H., Class 4 H.-4 times, Gardens by the Bay S., Kranji D S., Class 5 H.-twice, Benchmark 53 H.-twice, 3d Singapore TC Always Certain S., Benchmark 67 H., Class 4 H.-7 times, Benchmark 53 H., Class 5 H.-4 times.

Coral Reef. 2 wins at 17f, 19f in GB.

Happy Talk. Winner at 1¼m in Ireland. Dam of-

Silver Streak. 3 wins from 15¾f to 16½f to 2017, 2d Ascot Racing Welfare H. Hurdle.


4th dam

FANNY'S COVE, by Mill Reef. Winner at 1¼m in GB. Half-sister to HYMETTUS. Dam of 15 named foals, 14 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

FOUNDATION SPIRIT (Hernando). 3 wins from 1900m to 2300m, Cagnes-sur-Mer Grand Prix du Conseil General des Alpes-Maritimes, L, Saint-Cloud Prix Caius, 2d Istanbul Bosphorus Cup, L, Saint-Cloud Prix du Lion d'Angers, L, 3d Longchamp Prix du Conseil de Paris, Gr.2, Grand Prix de Marseille, L, Chantilly Prix de l'Avre, L, Deauville Prix de Reux, L, Longchamp Prix de Suresnes, L, 4th Hong Kong Vase, Gr.1.

NIBBS POINT (Sure Blade). 2 wins at 1¼m, 1½m, York Galtres S., L, 2d Doncaster Park Hill S., Gr.3, Ascot Krug Trophy H., Newmarket More O'Ferrall PLC S., 4th York Lonsdale S., L. Dam of-

BORDER ARROW (Selkirk). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1m to 1¼m, £320,836, €25,900, 74,799,996L., Sandown Brigadier Gerard S., Gr.3, Kempton Magnolia S., L-twice, Newmarket Feilden S., L, Chesterton 2YO S., 2d Premio Roma, Gr.1, Sandown Gordon Richards S., Gr.3-twice, Brigadier Gerard S., Gr.3, Doncaster Serlby S., L, 3d The Derby, Gr.1, The Two Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, Epsom Coronation Cup, Gr.1, Baden-Baden Grosser Mercedes-Benz Preis, Gr.2, York Dante S., Gr.2, Ayr Scottish Classic, Gr.3, Saint-Cloud Prix Exbury, Gr.3, Goodwood Festival S., L, Newmarket James Seymour S., L, 4th Doncaster Serlby S., L, Leicester Mercury S, L, Sandown Gala S., L.

BALDAQUIN (Barathea). 4 wins from 1400m to 2000m in GB and U.A.E, Jebel Ali S., L, Goodwood ILS S., 2d Nad al Sheba Khaleej S., 3d Nad al Sheba HSBC H.

Prince Ibrahim (Be My Guest). 2 wins at 2, Doncaster Holstein Nursery H., 2d Curragh Beresford S., Gr.2, Epsom Heathcost Nursery H., Sandown Champagne Henrist Baccarat S., 3d Newmarket S., L.

Pine Needle. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 8¼f to 1¾m, Sandown Pycraft & Arnold H. Producer.


Race Record:

5 wins at 1400m, 1600m, A$420,200, to 2017-18, MVRC Sunline S., Gr.2, VRC Schweppervescence Trophy, Gr.3, Rivette Series Final H., MRC Clanbrooke Racing H., VRC TCL TV H., 2d VRC Domain H., MVRC Ladbrokes Odds Boost H., 4th MVRC JRA Cup, Gr.3.