Prospectors Helmet

Prospectors Helmet

Sire: Helmet

Dam: Husson Circle

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 4 year old

Foaled: Nov 7th, 2013

Country: Australia


Jamie Bartling, Michael Butts, Peter Bye, Warren Ellery, Matthew Erickson, Darren Geany, John Harris, Leo Racing (Mgr: Troy Leo), IWTB Syndicate (Mgr: John Martin), David Miller, Danny Natoli, Stephen Neville , Greg Peters, Sean Ryan

Career Record: 9-1-0-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    11.1 %
  • Place
    22.2 %





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 Aust. 2012, Ire. 2013). 6 wins-4 at 2, MRC Caulfield Guineas, Gr.1. Leading First Season Sire in Ire. in 2016. Sire of SW Thunder Snow (Saint-Cloud Criterium International, Gr.1), Archives - Lean Ambassaor (H.K.), Limestone, Anda Muchacho, SP Eqtiraan, Mur Hiba, Malaise, Boater, Igitur, Coppergate and of Cheeseandpickle, Bongrace, Kronos, Orewa, Taamol, Timeless Flight, Tricorn, Trisha, Achi Baba, Fanfaron, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

HUSSON CIRCLE, by Hussonet. Unraced. Half-sister to BERIMBAU (dam of ANCONA). Dam of four foals, all raced, two 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). 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. Polla de Potrancas, L, G.P. Selección, L, G.P. Estímulo, L, Clasico Treinta y Tres Orientales, L, 2d Maroñas G.P. Criterium (Potrancas), L, Clasico Produccion Nacional, L, G.P. Ciudad de Montevideo, 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 Belmont Dwyer S., Gr.2, Churchill Downs Clark H., Gr.2, Louisiana Derby, Gr.2, Turfway Park Kentucky Cup Classic H., Gr.2, 4th Gulfstream Park Hal's Hope H., Gr.3, Arlington Park Hanshin Cup, 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 Independencia Cerveza Atlas, L, Clasico Dia Internacional del Trabajador, 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¥, Nakayama Lord Derby Challenge Trophy, L, Keisei Hai Autumn H., L-twice, 3d Tokyo NHK Mile Cup, L, Kyoto Daily Hai Nisai 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 Kyoto Daily 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 Santa Anita Monrovia H., L, Newcastle Virginia S., L, 3d Santa Anita Santa Ana H., Gr.1, Chantilly Prix de Diane, 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.


Race Record: 3 Starts 0-0-1 A$3,000.

Placed at 3 in 2016-17 in Aust.