Rough racehorse Lightning Stakes winner
River Rough was foaled in 1979 and was by Brigand out of the mare
Romantic Glory (by Romantic)
In his career he raced 23
times for 9 wins, 10 seconds and 1 third for a prize money total of
He won two Pure-Pak Stakes
in 1983 and 1984 (now called the Patinack
Farm Classic), the Lightning
Stakes in 1984 and 1985 as well as the William
Reid Stakes in 1985 and a host of other races.
River Rough was named Australia's
Champion Sprinter in 1984.
He was retired to Roseneath
Stud for a $10000 fee and died in July 2007.
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