20131004 - Atlantic Jewel at trackwork and swimming in the pool

Champion mare Atlantic Jewel (Fastnet Rock - Regard) was one of the favourites for the 2013 Cox Plate. She was undefeated in her first 11 starts but was defeated for the first time by It's a Dundeel in the G1 Underwood Stakes on 22 September, but bounced back for a convincing win in the G1 Caulfield Stakes a fortnight later. She injured her tendon in the week leading up to the Cox Plate and was immediately retired. She is now at stud at Coolmore in Ireland and has produced a colt foal by champion sire Galileo, also the sire of undefeated champion Frankel.