Sire: Helmet

Dam: Raid

Colour: Bay

Gender: Filly

Age: 8 year old

Foaled: Oct 25th, 2013

Country: Australia


Ms A K Macpherson, M W Thompson, J C Crofts, L Thompson, S Vasic, Mrs C Vasic, D J Harrison, R J C Green, T A Fairweather, R E Sonogan, Mrs J A Sonogan, Erinvale Thoroughbreds Pty Ltd (Mgr: Mrs C F Kenneally) & Bambatu Thoroughbreds (Mgr: P R Macvean)

Career Record: 29-4-5-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    13.8 %
  • Place
    27.6 %





Foaled 25th October 2013

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
HELMET (AUS) PatronaLomond
2008AccessoriesSingspielIn the Wings
  Anna MatrushkaMill Reef
RAID (NZ) No FinerKaoru Star
2005Vanilla SkyO'ReillyLast Tycoon
  PrincipationPrince Echo

HELMET (AUS) (Chestnut 2008-Stud Aust. 2012, Ire. 2013). 6 wins-4 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$1,607,300, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Champagne S., Gr.1, Sires Produce S., Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Guineas Prelude, Gr.3, ATC Australian Brewery 2YO H., 3d ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1. Brother to SW Pearls. Half-brother to SW Epaulette (ATC Golden Rose S., Gr.1) and SW Bullbars. His oldest progeny are 2YOs.


1st dam

RAID, by Pins. 5 wins-1 at 2-at 1150m, 1200m, NZ$263,560, Rotorua RC Lion Red P., L, ARC Countdown to Karaka Million 2YO H., Bidvest Foodservice 3YO H., Waikato RC Crombie Lockwood H., 2d ARC Diamond S., Gr.1, Avondale JC Integrated Print Solutions H., BOP RC Morton Estate Sparkling H., Waikato RC Legacy Lodge 3YO H., Esker Lodge Juvenile S., 3d Matamata Breeders' S., Gr.2, ARC Karaka Million, L, 4th ARC Soliloquy S., L, Counties Bowl, L. Sister to Purely Spectacular (dam of STRATUM STAR), three-quarter-sister to Pinstripe Lane. This is her second live foal. Dam of one foal to race-

Tarismo - Chromium Alloy (Mac.) (g. by Testa Rossa). Winner at 1200m in 2014-15, 2d ATC TAB Early Quaddie P., Mossman at Vinery H.


2nd dam

VANILLA SKY, by O'Reilly. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m in NZ. Half-sister to Masterful Lad, Hamlets Ghost - Jackpot Delight (H.K.). Dam of 8 named foals, 4 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

RAID (Pins). 5 wins. See above.

Lapel. 8 wins from 1050m to 1600m, A$153,135, SAJC Tooheys New H., Renniks Events H., Yalumba H., Recruitco H., 2d SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville Flying H., Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Cleanevent H., Oakbank RC Carlton Draught H., 3d BRC Founding Fathers P., Emporium Hotel H., SAJC Gray Management Group H., Spring Gully H., Tulloch H., Mortgage Force 131497 H.

Panna Cotta. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2014-15, ARC Auckland Co-Op Taxis H.

Purely Spectacular. Placed at 2, 2d MVRC Inglis Series 2YO P. Dam of-

STRATUM STAR (Stratum). 4 wins at 1300m, 1400m, A$643,460, to 2015-16, MRC Sir Rupert Clarke S., Gr.1, VRC Yellowglen Vintage S., L, MRC Gothic S., L, 2d MRC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, VRC Carbine Club S., Gr.3, MRC William Hill P., 3d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, MRC Memsie S., Gr.1, VRC CS Hayes S., Gr.3, MRC Schweppes H.

Serenade (Star Witness). Winner at 2, A$144,750, in 2014-15, ATC Happy Australia Day 2YO H., 3d MVRC Champagne S., Gr.3, ATC Inglis 2YO Classic, L, 4th ATC Magic Night S., Gr.2.


3rd dam

PRINCIPATION, by Prince Echo. Winner at 1100m, 2d STC Shading 2YO H., 3d STC Harbord 2YO H., 4th VRC Piaget H., L. Half-sister to ROYAL PARDON, Animation (dam of MAGNETO), Virage (dam of VIRAGE DE FORTUNE, AVENUE), La Suffragette (dam of RAILINGS). Dam of 10 foals, all winners, inc:-

Masterful Lad (Masterclass). 10 wins from 1200m to 2850m, A$175,878, Tamworth Cup, AJC Diamond Jubilee H., STC Forest Lodge H., Members' H., 2d MRC Second Wind H., STC Rosie Sun H., 3d Ipswich Cup, Gr.3, AJC Rick Damelion Honda Cup, STC Gaelic Spirit H.

Hamlets Ghost - Jackpot Delight (H.K.) (Danasinga). 7 wins from 1200m to 1600m, NZ$37,425, HK$8,576,250, HKJC Sha Tin Mile Trophy H., ARC Jungle Pocket 3YO H., Matamata RC Boltholder H., HKJC Babington H., 2d Mercedes-Benz Hong Kong Derby, HK-1, HKJC Chairman's Trophy, HK-2, ATV Cup, 3d HKJC Cathay Pacific International Cup Trial, HK-2, Jebsen Centenary Vase, HK-3, ATV Cup H., 4th HKJC Mission Hills Sha Tin Trophy, HK-3.

Concur. 8 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, A$136,310, QTC AWA 2YO S., VATC John C Reilly 2YO H., 2d VRC Full On Aces H., VATC Cambria H., AJC Minoru 2YO H., SAJC River Rough H., Domax H., 3d VATC Bond H.

Mission Sealed. 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, HK$3,944,598, HKJC Daphne H., Oceania H., Oi Kwan H., Swallow H., Voilet Hill P., Always Win H., Lowenbrau H., 2d HKJC St George's Challenge Cup, Skipness H.

Jetusin. 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m, Matamata RC DB Draught H. Dam of-

We Wonder. 5 wins from 1600m to 2050m, A$132,123, MVRC Christopher Stear H., MRC Summer Fair H., 2d MRC Sobar H., 3d MRC Samson H., MVRC Don Abell Cup, MRC Morse Code H., 4th MRC Eclipse S., Gr.3.

Singasong. Winner at 2100m, 2d ARC Dunstan Feeds Championship Qualifier, Speights H. Dam of-

Pinstripe Lane (Pins). 2 wins at 1900m, 2050m, A$226,270, ATC Rexel H., 2d Queensland Derby, Gr.1, BRC Grand Prix S., Gr.3, 3d MVRC Mitchelton Wines Vase, Gr.2, 4th VRC UCI S., L.