Bay 2011 15.3½ hh (1.58 m)
Encosta De Lago – Sliding Cube
Distance won over: 1000m. to 1100m.

The highest-rated 2yo colt of his generation & the most precocious son of Encosta de Lago

Rubick – The highest-rated 2yo colt of his generation

The most precocious son of Encosta de Lago

A brilliant weight-for-age winning sprinter as a 3yo

Rated equal at 3 to another star-son of Encosta de Lago, Northern Meteor

His dam is a Group winning three-parts sister to champion sire Redoute’s Choice

“Right from the start we knew we had something special – a superstar”
Trainer Gerald Ryan

“His outstanding conformation is matched, if not exceeded, by his top-shelf pedigree. Rubick is the third foal out of G3 winner Sliding Cube, by Rock of Gibraltar, a ¾ sister to Australia’s greatest living sire, Redoute’s Choice, by Danehill, from a fabulous Australian branch of one of the best families in the American Stud Book, tracing to foundation mare Best in Show… Rubick’s future as both a racehorse and potential stallion could hardly be brighter”
John Sparkman, Daily Racing Form, 21/02/2014

First in-foal mares have sold for $240,000, $225,000, $125,000, $100,000, $100,000 etc

First Foals for Rubick

August 10, 2016

Brilliantly fast, blue-blooded sprinter Rubick was a popular pick with broodmare owners last spring covering 217 mares and his stunning…

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The highest rated 2yo colt of his generation

1stMRC Blue Diamond Prelude (C&G)-Gr.3, 1100m, Caulfield, defeating Jabali and Chivalry by 1 length and 0.8 lengths.
1stATC 2yo Plate, 1000m, Randwick, defeating Twirl and Valentia by 2.8 lengths and 4 lengths.

4thMRC Blue Diamond-Gr.1,1200m, Caulfield, beaten 2.8 lengths by Earthquake.

Rated Equal at 3 to Star Sire Northern Meteor – Defeated Gr.1 Sprinters at WFA at 3

1stMRC Schillaci Stakes-Gr.2, 1000m, Caulfield, defeating Platelet and Overreach by 1 length and 0.3 lengths.
3rdChallenge Stakes-Gr.2, 1000m, Randwick, beaten 2.4 lengths by Miracles Of Life.