Sire: Helmet

Dam: Running Royal

Colour: Bay or Brown

Gender: Filly

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Oct 11th, 2017

Country: Australia


D S Purvis, W P Butcher, D J Read, Mrs S Holderhead, J T McNamara, J A Deighton, R Van Rooy, B Van Rooy, Ms C Kerr, Ms K Crichton, T Lomax, H J McInnes, D A Kane, J Atkin, S J Coldebella, L Coldebella, M Turton, P Ferguson, D Bebarfald & G J Rowe

Career Record: 8-0-0-2

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Foaled 11th October 2017

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
HELMET (AUS) PatronaLomond
2008AccessoriesSingspielIn the Wings
  Anna MatrushkaMill Reef
DamRoyal AcademyNijinskyNorthern Dancer
RUNNING ROYAL (AUS) Crimson SaintCrimson Satan
2004Fairy CastleFairy KingNorthern Dancer
  Brechin CastleColours Flying

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 591 rnrs, 332 wnrs, 12 SW, inc. Thunder Snow (Meydan Dubai World Cup, Gr.1), Anda Muchacho, La Tene, Archives - Lean Ambassador (H.K.), Tin Hat - Beauty Rush (H.K.), Limestone, Met Spectrum - Glorious Spectrum (H.K.), Taamol, Beethoven, Royal Crown, Eqtiraan, Swedish Dream, SP Peace of Paris, etc.


1st dam

RUNNING ROYAL, by Royal Academy. 2 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Aust. This is her third foal. Dam of one foal to race-

Fiftyonestates (f. by Americain). 2 wins at 2000m, 2100m, A$104,205, in 2019-20 in Aust.


2nd dam

FAIRY CASTLE, by Fairy King. Unplaced. Half-sister to PALACE REIGN, PALACE GUEST. Dam of 6 named foals, 4 to race, all winners, inc:-

Ten Torinos. 2 wins at 1000m, 1450m in Aust.

Running Royal. 2 wins. See above.

Minna Lass. Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Imperial Treasure. Winner at 1500m in Macau.


3rd dam

BRECHIN CASTLE, by Colours Flying. 19 wins from 1200m to 2400m, A$271,145, WATC Champion Fillies S., Gr.2, CB Cox S., Gr.2, Winter Cup, Gr.3, Easter Cup, Gr.3, Helena Vale Cup, Gr.3, Western Australian Oaks, Gr.3, SAJC City of Adelaide H., L, WATC December H., L, Bunbury Cup, L, WATC EDP Hayes H., Metropolitan H., Rank Arena Birthday Quality S, November Welter H., Lord Mayor's Cup, Bandolier Graduation S., Graduation S., 2d WATC Western Mail Classic, Gr.1, SAJC Birthday Cup, Gr.3, WATC Helena Vale Cup, Gr.3, Pinjarra RC Millionaire Sires' S., L, Bunbury Cup, L, WATC Lord Mayor's Cup, City of Belmont Cup, Rank Arena S., 3d SAJC West End S.H., Gr.3, WATC RS Crawford Quality S., 4th WATC Strickland S., Gr.3, Pinjarra Millionaire Sires' S., L. Half-sister to Tropical Punch (dam of LABU LABU). Dam of 13 foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

PALACE REIGN (Beau Sovereign). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$566,070, VATC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1, MVRC John F Feehan S., Gr.2, VATC Memsie S., Gr.2, VRC Royal Melbourne Show H., VATC Chatsworth H., Proud Miss H., 2d VATC Moondah P.H., L, WATC Cygnet H., 3d WATC Karrakatta P., Gr.1, VATC Autumn S., Gr.3, Vain S., L, MVRC Japan Racing Association Trophy, VRC Sovereign H., 4th MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1, Bill Stutt S., Gr.2, VATC Zeditave S., L. Sire.

PALACE GUEST (What a Guest). 14 wins from 1100m to 1650m, A$116,365, WATC National Trust Cup, L, Sprite H., Cunderdin H., Chipper H., Westral Sunshades H., 2d WATC Pratley H., Longreach H., Freedom from Hunger H., Goodwood H., 3d WATC Qantas Cup, L, VATC Kingston Town H., WATC Solid Gold H., 4th WATC Belmont Newmarket H., L.

Botany Bay. Winner at 1600m, HKJC Yau Ma Tei H., 2d HKJC San Francisco H., Lily H., Las Vegas H., Red Packet H., National Health Care Series H., 3d HKJC Wuxi H.

Scottish City. Winner at 1800m, WATC Penfolds Grange H., 2d WATC Keane H., 3d WATC Golden Years H.

Dieu Chateau. Winner at 1600m, SAJC Hayai Country S., 2d SAJC Galway Bay H.

Celtic Dawn. 3 wins to 1500m in Aust.

Brechin Rook. Winner at 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Brechin Reign. 12 wins from 1200m to 2200m, A$112,400, QTC Winter Series Heat H., WATC Yabaroo H., QTC Pigs of Steel H., 2d WATC Drummond H., Saw H., Coronate H., November H., Gold Patois H., Autumn H., Melfort H., Anzac H., 4th WATC Belgravia S., L.

Flying Halo. 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, BOP RC DB Draught H., 2d Waikato RC Trojan Battery Protector H., Matamata Veterinary SVC H., 3d Waikato RC Candyland H.


4th dam

LADY MANIHI, by Manihi. Unraced. Half-sister to QUEEN INCA (dam of SON OF VASAC). Dam of 10 named foals, 6 to race, 3 winners, inc:-

BRECHIN CASTLE (Colours Flying). 19 wins. See above.

Tropical Punch. Unraced. Dam of-

LABU LABU (Island Morn). 11 wins to 1400m, 1,052,893Rgt. in Malaysia, Perak TC Sultan Gold Vase, L-3 times, Selangor TC Kenilworth Cup, Penang TC Auckland Racing Club Trophy, Perak TC Class 1 H.-twice, 3d Perak TC Coronation Cup, L, Selangor Gold Cup, L, 4th Selangor TC Piala Emas Sultan Selangor, L, Perak TC Sultan Gold Vase, L, Penang Sprint Trophy, L.

Laciport. Unraced. Dam of-

Jevington Port (Jevington). 3 wins at 1200m, 1400m, WATC Milady H., Tetreen H., 2d WATC Gimcrack S., L, Roses H., Eastern Temple H., Vanity H.