Prospectors Helmet

Prospectors Helmet

Sire: Helmet

Dam: Husson Circle

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Nov 7th, 2013

Country: Australia

Silks: Olive, White Circle, Hooped Cap


C J Green, P D Green, J D Phipps, Mrs M C Phipps, Mrs K Field, W Chan, A Phipps & C J Whalan





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2013

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
HELMET (AUS) PatronaLomond
2008AccessoriesSingspielIn the Wings
  Anna MatrushkaMill Reef
DamHussonetMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
HUSSON CIRCLE (AUS) SacahuistaRaja Baba
2004Fairy CircleHaloHail to Reason

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 251 rnrs, 111 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

HUSSON CIRCLE, by Hussonet. Unraced. Half-sister to BERIMBAU (dam of ANCONA). This is her fourth foal. Dam of four foals to race, three winners, inc:-

Skellig (g. by Fastnet Rock). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m to 2016-17, WATC Orange Sky Laundry H., 2d SAJC Tattsbet Adelaide Cup Day H., 3d WATC Corporate Membership H.

Tan Tat Rock (g. by Fastnet Rock). 2 wins at 1200m in Aust.

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


2nd dam

FAIRY CIRCLE, by Halo. Unraced. Three-quarter-sister to Dawn's Halo (dam of NARITA KING O), half-sister to BARKERVILLE, AIR DISTINGUE (dam of VETTORI, STAGE MANNER), EASTERN DAWN (dam of HERO'S TRIBUTE). Dam of 13 named foals, 10 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

BERIMBAU (Carson City). 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1200m in U.S.A. and Brazil, Gavea Classico Jaime Moniz de Aragao, L. Dam of-

ANCONA (First American). Champion 3YO filly in Uruguay in 2006-07. 5 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m in Uruguay, Maroñas G.P. Selección, L, G.P. Polla de Potrancas, L, G.P. Estímulo, L, Clasico Treinta y Tres Orientales, L, 2d Maroñas G.P. Ciudad de Montevideo, L, G.P. Criterium (Potrancas), L, Clasico Produccion Nacional, L, 3d La Plata Handicap Haras Vacacion, 4th Palermo Clasico Carlos Tomkinson, Gr.2, Clasico Republica Oriental del Uruguay, Gr.3. Producer.

Craig's Ha Ha. Winner at 1650m, HKJC Tolo Harbour H.

Fairytale Ending. Winner at 8½f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Fairy Tale Dream (Lord Carson). Winner at 2, 3d Bay Meadows Courtship S., L.


3rd dam

EURYANTHE, by Nijinsky. Unraced. Sister to CAUCASUS, three-quarter-sister to ONE FOR ALL, LIGHTNING LEAP, MARUZENSKY, half-sister to LAST FEATHER (dam of PRECIOUS FEATHER, RUZNAMA), Riboquill, First Feather (dam of RUN THE GANTLET, HEAD OF THE RIVER, MUSIC OF TIME). Dam of 9 named foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

BARKERVILLE (Mr. Prospector). 5 wins from 1m to 9f, £61,407, US$228,325, Keeneland Fayette H., Gr.2, Calder Tropical Park H., Gr.3, Newbury Sporting Life 3YO Championship, 2d Churchill Downs Stephen Foster H., Gr.3, Gulfstream Park Broward H., Gr.3, Beulah Park Breeders' Cup H., L, 3d Arlington Park Washington Park H., Gr.2. Sire.

EASTERN DAWN (Damascus). 5 wins-2 at 2, Chantilly Prix d'Aumale, Gr.3, Bay Meadows Debutante S., L, 2d Meadowlands Violet H., Gr.3. Dam of-

HERO'S TRIBUTE (Sea Hero). 8 wins-2 at 2-from 7f to 1¼m, US$862,950, Gulfstream Park H., Gr.2, Belmont Peter Pan S., Gr.2, Arlington Park Black Tie Affair H., L, 2d Gulfstream Park Donn H., Gr.1, Churchill Downs Iroquois S., Gr.3, 3d Louisiana Derby, Gr.2, Belmont Dwyer S., Gr.2, Churchill Downs Clark H., Gr.2, Turfway Park Kentucky Cup Classic H., Gr.2, 4th Arlington Park Hanshin Cup, Gr.3, Gulfstream Park Hal's Hope H., Gr.3. Sire.

Doppio Espresso (Java Gold). Winner at 2, 2d Belmont Astoria S., Gr.3. Dam of-

RESPLENDENCY (Tale of the Cat). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 7f, US$329,217, Santa Anita Monrovia H., Gr.3, Pine Tree Lane S., L, 2d Santa Anita Buena Vista H., Gr.2, Sunland Park Harry W Henson H., L, Del Mar Torrey Pines S., L, 3d Santa Anita Santa Monica H., Gr.1. Producer.

Above the Odds. 3 wins to 7f in U.S.A. Dam of-

Bijoux Miss. Unraced. Dam of-

LITTLE GERDA (Closing Argument). 7 wins at 1000m, 1200m, 206,771,000¥, Hanshin Centaur S., Gr.2, Kokura TV Nishinippon Corporation Sho Kitakyushu Kinen, Gr.3, Hanshin Dotombori S., Chukyo Chita Tokubetsu, 2d Chukyo Nagashino S., 3d Kyoto Silk Road S., Gr.3, Niigata Ibis Summer Dash, Gr.3, Chukyo Triton S., Kokura Kitakyushu Tankyori S., 4th Niigata Ibis Summer Dash, Gr.3.

BIRD EXPRESS (Birdstone). 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1700m in Panama, Panama Clásico German Ruiz B., L, 2d Panama Clasico APPUCAPA, L, 4th Panama Clasico Junta de Control de Juegos, L, Clasico Independencia Cerveza Atlas, L.

Morningtide. Winner at 7f in U.S.A. Dam of-

MEINER MORGEN (Mt. Livermore). 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1000m to 1800m, 287,166,000¥, Hanshin Port Island S., L, Nakayama Lord Derby Challenge Trophy, L, Keisei Hai Autumn H., L-twice, 2d Nakayama New Year S., L.

Dawn's Halo. Unplaced. Dam of-

NARITA KING O (Wild Again). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, Kyoto Shimbun Hai, L, Nakayama Fuji TV Sho Spring S., L, Tokyo Kyodo News Service Hai Yonsai S., L, 2d Hanshin Radio Tampa Hai Sansai S., L.

AIR DISTINGUE (Sir Ivor). 3 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1700m, Chantilly Prix d'Aumale, Gr.3, Hollywood Park Wishing Well S., L, 2d Newcastle Virginia S., L, Santa Anita Monrovia H., L, 3d Chantilly Prix de Diane, Gr.1, Santa Anita Santa Ana H., Gr.1. Dam of-

VETTORI (Machiavellian). 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1600m, Longchamp Poule d'Essai des Poulains, Gr.1, 3d Royal Ascot St James's Palace S., Gr.1. Sire.

STAGE MANNER (In the Wings). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1800m to 2400m, Lyon-Villeurbanne Grand Prix de Villeurbanne, L, 2d Saint-Cloud Prix Petite Etoile, L. Producer.

Decided Air (Sure Blade). Winner at 2000m, 3d Evry Prix Minerve, Gr.3. Producer.

Central Figure. Unraced. Dam of-

Flawless Figure. Placed in U.S.A. Dam of-

FLAWLESS GOLD (Gold Tribute). 6 wins at 5f, US$211,060, Delta Downs Premier Night Matron S., L, Evangeline Downs Tellike S., L, 3d Evangeline Downs Tellike S., L, 4th Delta Downs Premier Night Matron S., L. Producer.