Sire: Helmet

Dam: Zipstream

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Nov 4th, 2014

Country: Australia


B Applewaite & Miss T J Applewaite

Career Record: 28-4-1-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    14.3 %
  • Place
    14.3 %





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2014

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
HELMET (AUS) PatronaLomond
2008AccessoriesSingspielIn the Wings
  Anna MatrushkaMill Reef
DamDistant MusicDistant ViewMr. Prospector
ZIPSTREAM (AUS) MusicantiNijinsky
2004Central ExpressCenturyBetter Boy
  Exploding WonderFrancis Bacon

HELMET (AUS) (Chestnut 2008-Stud 2012). 6 wins-4 at 2, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1. Leading First Season Sire in Ire. in 2016. Sire of 249 rnrs, 107 wnrs, inc. SW Thunder Snow (Saint-Cloud Criterium International, Gr.1), Anda Muchacho, Archives - Lean Ambassador (H.K.), Limestone, Met Spectrum, Eqtiraan, Taamol, SP Mur Hiba, Malaise, Boater, Wingingit, Igitur, Coppergate, Sunquest and of Cheeseandpickle, Athlete, Bongrace, Khudha, Kronos, etc.


1st dam

ZIPSTREAM, by Distant Music. 2 wins at 1000m, MRC Winlake H., 2d MVRC Anzac Appeal H., MRC Special Dane H., Burrabil H., August H. Half-sister to AMTRAK, FURIO. This is her sixth foal. Dam of five foals to race, all winners-

MISS PROMISCUITY (f. by Magnus). 7 wins to 1200m, A$630,320, MRC Sir John Monash S., Gr.3, Gold Sprint, Geoff Murphy H., Mitsubishi Electric Superscreen Launch P., MVRC Asian Pacific Group H., VRC Tauto H., 2d MVRC Typhoon Tracy S., Gr.3, SAJC Proud Miss S., Gr.3, MRC Doveton S., L, Alinghi S., L, Ern Jensen Funerals H., 3d MRC Heath S., Gr.3, ATC Hyland Race Colours H., 4th MRC Alinghi S., L, VRC AR Creswick Series Final S., L, Bob Hoysted H., L.

Magnette (f. by Magnus). 3 wins at 1000m, 1100m to 2016-17, 3d MVRC Cleanaway H.

Ludus Magnus (g. by Magnus). 5 wins to 1200m, A$82,544, to 2016-17 in Aust.

Cavalero (g. by Helmet). Winner. See below.

Cincinnati Kid (g. by Stratum). Winner at 1500m in 2016-17 in Aust.


2nd dam

Central Express, by Century. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, A$121,190, VATC Monash International H., CD O'Halloran H., 2d SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, VATC Mercedes-Benz S., L, VRC Neat n' Trim Uniform S., L, Waltzing Lily H., L, VATC Charles Kerville H., VRC Diamond Shower H., VATC Denise's Joy H., 3d VRC Hardy Brothers Prelude S., L, Matriarch S., L, Great Western H., L, VATC United Energy P., Canny Lass H., Sturt H., 4th VATC Angus Armanasco S., Gr.3, WW Cockram S., L. Sister to Better Watch Out. Dam of 7 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

AMTRAK (Flying Spur). 5 wins to 1400m, A$355,275, MRC Moonga S., Gr.3, Sandown S., Gr.3, MVRC Buy Your Racing Calendar Now H., MRC Burberry H., 2d MRC JJ Liston S., Gr.2, VRC Yallambee Stud S., Gr.3, Paris Lane S., L, 3d VRC Gilgai S., Gr.3, MRC Ryan Carlisle Thomas H.

FURIO (Testa Rossa). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, A$346,950, VRC Express S., L, Leonard P., MRC Broadbridge H., 2d MVRC Alister Clark S., Gr.2, SAJC Sires' Produce S., Gr.3, Queen Adelaide S., L, Oaklands P., L, 3d MRC Autumn Classic, Gr.2, Geelong Classic, L, 4th QTC TJ Smith Classic, Gr.1, VRC Gibson Carmichael S., L. Sire.

Zipstream. 2 wins. See above.

Grand Central. 2 wins at 1050m, 1100m, 2d MVRC Staff Australia H.

Irontrak. 5 wins to 1200m in Aust.

Rocksalt. 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in Aust.


3rd dam

EXPLODING WONDER, by Francis Bacon. 5 wins-3 at 2-to 1200m, A$77,590, SAJC Breeders' S., Gr.2, Escort S., L, Peter Martin H., Harpagus H., Aurie's Star H. Dam of 4 foals, 3 to race, all winners, inc:-

Central Express (Century). 3 wins. See above.

Better Watch Out (Century). 2 wins at 1000m, 1650m, VRC Aquila Shoes H., 2d VATC Gwyn Nursery S., L, Forina H., 4th VATC Blue Diamond Prelude, Gr.3. Dam of-

Backwhereibelong. 7 wins from 1000m to 2100m, A$156,150, MRC Grace Darling H., Ricochet Rosie H., SAJC Zobel Finance H., 2d MVRC Beaurepaires H., 3d MVRC Veneto Club H., SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., MRC Leopardstown H. Dam of-

Shelley Beach Road. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m to 2017-18, 3d ATC TAB Highway H.

Chicago Nights. 4 wins to 1350m, QTC Mercedes-Benz H., 2d QTC King of Kings H., W Kent H., Hainan H., 3d AJC Kista H., QTC Processors Association H., STC Boot Party H.

Rubmatika. 9 wins to 1400m in Aust.


4th dam

SWIFT OSPREY, by On Your Mark. Winner at 2 in GB. Half-sister to BACK BAILEY, CERTAINTY, Boardwalk. Dam of 5 foals, all raced, 4 winners, inc:-

EXPLODING WONDER (Francis Bacon). 5 wins. See above.

West Kerry. Winner at 2 in Aust. Dam of-

West Game. 6 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Malaysia, Selangor TC Carlsberg S.


5th dam

BEAU DARLING, by Darling Boy. Winner at 2, Newmarket Bahram S. Half-sister to Astrocan, Fairest Chant (dam of TRENCHANT), Fair Astrologer (dam of CHART THE STARS). Dam of 11 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

BACK BAILEY (Roi Soleil). 8 wins in GB and U.S.A, Phoenix Park Sprint S., L, Blackrock H., Adieu Sprint H., 3d Royal Ascot Cork & Orrery S., Gr.3.

CERTAINTY (Welsh Saint). 7 wins-2 at 2- in GB and India, Bombay AC Ardeshir Gold Cup, L, Eclipse Stakes of India, Newmarket Ladbroke Amateur S., 3d Hyderabad President of India Gold Cup. Dam of-

Another Certainty. 7 wins in India. Dam of-

Gold Prospect. 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m in India. Dam of-

Dancing Designs. 5 wins at 1000m in India. Dam of-

Dancing Greens. 3 wins at 1000m, 1400m in India. Dam of-

DANCING PRANCES (Ace). 15 wins at 1200m, 1400m to 2017 in India, Mumbai Dr SC Jain Sprinters' Championship, L-3 times, Pune Turf Club Trophy, L.

Another Spirit. Unraced. Dam of-

Queen's Rule (Riyahi). Winner at 1600m in India, 3d Bangalore Oaks, L. Dam of-

SADDLE UP (Bold Russian). Champion Older Classic Male in Singapore in 2001. 17 wins from 1400m to 2800m, 412,903Rgt., S$800,082, HK$400,000 in Malaysia, Singapore and India, Bangalore Derby, L, Indian St Leger, L.

Saddle Star. Unraced. Dam of-

SALAZAAR (Burden of Proof). 5 wins from 1400m to 2800m to 2017 in India, Chennai South India Derby, L, Hyderabad Golconda St Leger, L.

Boardwalk (Godswalk). 12 wins in Belgium, 2d Sterrebeek Grand Prix de l'Immobiliere Chasse des Princes, L, 3d Ostende Prix Prosper Decloedt, L.

Cadasi. Winner at 2 in GB. Dam of-

Bold Starlet. 3 wins-2 at 2, Curragh Emirates Airline Scurry S. Dam of-

XUA (Fairy King). Champion 3YO Miler in Italy in 2000. 5 wins-3 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, 194,649,996L., Rome Premio Regina Elena, Gr.2, Milan Premio Mezzago, Premio Delleanna, Rome Premio Sinni, 2d Milan Premio Chiusura, Gr.3, Premio Novella, L, 3d Milan Premio Dormello, Gr.3, 4th Milan Premio Sergio Cumani, Gr.3. Dam of-

SO MAGIC (Symboli Kris S). 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m, 118,554,000¥, Nakayama Anemone S., L, 3d Hanshin Oka Sho, L. Producer.

June Darling. Unraced. Dam of-

Cal Norma's Lady. 3 wins at 2, Newmarket Nursery H. Dam of-

DONNA BLINI (Bertolini). 4 wins-3 at 2-at 5f, 6f, £175,815, Newmarket Cheveley Park S., Gr.1, Cherry Hinton S., Gr.2, Davis Group S., Toteexacta 2YO Fillies S., 2d York Summer S., Gr.3, Beverley Hilary Needler Trophy, L. Dam of-

GENTILDONNA (Deep Impact). Horse of the Year in Japan in 2012 & 2014. Triple Crown Winner in Japan in 2012. Leading 3YO Filly on 2012 WTR (Long). Champion 3YO Filly in Japan in 2012. Champion Older Female in Japan in 2013 & 2014. Champion Older Female in UAE in 2013-14 (Long). 10 wins-1 at 2-from 1600m to 2500m, 1,326,210,000¥, 14,680,000Dhs in Japan and U.A.E, Japan Cup, Gr.1-twice, Meydan Dubai Sheema Classic, Gr.1, Tokyo Yushun Himba, Gr.1, Hanshin Oka Sho, Gr.1, Kyoto Shuka Sho, Gr.1, Nakayama Arima Kinen, Gr.1, Hanshin Kansai Telecasting Corporation Sho Rose S., Gr.2, Kyoto Nikkan Sports Sho Shinzan Kinen, Gr.3, 2d Meydan Dubai Sheema Classic, Gr.1, Tokyo Tenno Sho (Autumn), Gr.1-twice, 3d Hanshin Takarazuka Kinen, Gr.1, 4th Japan Cup, Gr.1.

DONAU BLUE (Deep Impact). 5 wins-2 at 2-at 1600m, 1800m, 263,197,000¥, Kyoto Himba S., Gr.3, 2d Tokyo Victoria Mile, Gr.1, Fuchu Himba S., Gr.2, 3d Kyoto Mile Championship, Gr.1.

MAGICAL (Magic Ring). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 6f to 8½f in GB and U.S.A, Hollywood Park Will Rogers H., Gr.3, Santa Anita Allowance 3YO, 4th Santa Anita La Puente S., L.