Reward For Effort X Counted '18

Sire: Reward for Effort

Dam: Counted

Colour: Bay

Gender: Colt

Age: 3 year old

Foaled: Nov 3rd, 2018

Country: Australia





Foaled 3rd November 2018

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
2006Miss ProspectRory's JesterCrown Jester
  Imposing LifeImposing
DamIshiguruDanzigNorthern Dancer
COUNTED (NZ) Strategic ManeuverCryptoclearance
2008CapebayKaapstadSir Tristram
  Edition PrincessDanzatore

REWARD FOR EFFORT (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 4 wins-2 at 2, MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Sire of 327 rnrs, 203 wnrs, inc. SW Gold Symphony (MRC Vain S., Gr.3), Ability, Brugal Reward, Take Pride, Blondie, Dalradian, Desert Lashes, SP Gratwick, Jumbo Luck, Tuff Bickie, Fancy Rumble, Sheriff John Stone and of Miss Norway, Effortless Reward, Hell of an Effort - D'Great Effort (Mal.), Jevilla, Montana Star - Star Superior (H.K.), Petite's Reward, etc.


1st dam

Counted, by Ishiguru. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1500m, NZ$3,125, A$174,295, MRC Kellie Turvey H., 2d Ballarat TC Easy Waste P., VRC Leonard H., 3d MRC Sportingbet Series Final, Gr.3, MVRC Sportingbet H., Programmed Property Services H., Alternate Railway H., 4th MVRC Australia S., Gr.2. This is her third foal. Her second foal is a yearling. Her first foal is a 2YO.


2nd dam

CAPEBAY, by Kaapstad. 2 wins at 1200m, ARC Mad Butcher H., 2d ARC Coca-Cola H., Avondale JC Auto Auctions H., 3d ARC Ernst & Young Auckland Charities H. Half-sister to The Collector. Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

Counted (Ishiguru). 3 wins. See above.

Northern Lion. 9 wins to 1300m, A$19,275, 19,181Rgt., S$491,763 in Aust. and Singapore, Singapore TC Open H., Auckland Racing Club Trophy, Graduation P., 3YO H., Kranji C S.-twice, Class 4 H., 2d Singapore TC Open H.-4 times, Progress H., 3d Penang TC Top Kingdom H., Singapore TC RDA Cup, Open H., Selangor Gold Cup Trial, 4th Singapore TC Merlion Trophy, L.

Guru Bay. 3 wins from 1000m to 2000m, 2d Geelong RC Betfair Winter Challenge Series Final H.

Sarookh. 2 wins at 1150m, 1400m, 2d CJC Racecourse Hotel H.

Wellington Hammer. 2 wins at 1200m in Malaysia.


3rd dam

EDITION PRINCESS, by Danzatore. Winner at 2 in Aust. Half-sister to PALACE NEWS (dam of TWITTER), Regal Heights (dam of QUEENSTOWN), Te Akau Toy (dam of MARCH HARE). Dam of 10 named foals, all raced, 6 winners, inc:-

The Collector (Zabeel). 8 wins from 1200m to 2000m, A$191,585, VRC Village Roadshow Welter H., Shaftesbury Avenue H., Fashion at Flemington H., Australian Unity H., WATC Aintree H., 2d VATC Eclipse S., Gr.3, WATC Challenge S., L, MVRC Schweppes H., WATC Murray H., 3d VRC Bagot H., L, 4th Ballarat Cup, L.

New Addition. 6 wins to 1200m, A$92,410, WATC The Terrace Buffet H., 2d WATC Guinness Surger H., Sanatate H., H., 3d WATC Flying Medal Sprint H., Old Money H.

Capebay. 2 wins. See above.


4th dam

TE AKAU PRINCESS, by Sovereign Edition. Unraced. Sister to HELEN OF TROY (dam of CALERA), Early Edition (dam of WORLD NEWS, (A) PALACE GOSSIP), three-quarter-sister to Gold Harmony (dam of HARMONIA), half-sister to Sobriquet (dam of HIGH FINANCE). Dam of 11 named foals, 8 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

PALACE NEWS (Sir Tristram). Winner at 1800m, SAJC Hill-Smith S., L, 2d SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, MVRC High Peak H., SAJC Mary A Neate H. Dam of-

TWITTER (Kendor). Winner at 1450m, SAJC HC Nitschke S., L. Dam of-

SERIOUS SPEED (Royal Academy). 5 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$956,790, MRC Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, STC Hobartville S., Gr.2, SAJC RA Lee S., Gr.3, Gliderol Garage Doors H., 2d VRC Oaks, Gr.1, VRC Edward Manifold S, Gr.2, 3d SAJC Robert Sangster S., Gr.1, CS Hayes Memorial Cup, L, Morphettville Guineas, L, 4th MRC Tristarc S., Gr.2. Producer.

Classic Status. 3 wins at 1000m, 1200m, SAJC Jeune H., Heggies Vineyard 3YO H. Dam of-

RELDAS (Testa Rossa). 7 wins to 1400m, A$420,740, MVRC Abell S., L, 2d SAJC DC McKay S., Gr.3.

VICTORY CHANT (General Nediym). 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, A$133,520, SAJC Redelva S., L, 3d MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3.

Victory Cry. Placed at 3, 3d SAJC Urban Pacific H. Dam of-

GUARD OF HONOUR (Northern Meteor). 5 wins-1 at 2-to 1100m, A$284,185, to 2017-18, ATC Heritage S., L, 2d ATC Eskimo Prince S., Gr.3.

Regal Flute. Winner at 1050m, 2d SAJC Tapestry Vineyards H. Dam of-

MAJESTIC MUSIC (Al Maher). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$857,360, VRC Edward Manifold S., Gr.2, SAJC Yallambee Classic, Gr.2, RA Lee S., Gr.3, Jansz S., Gr.3, VRC Desirable S., L, SAJC Morphettville Guineas, L, 2d MRC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2, SAJC RA Lee S., Gr.3. Producer.

Regal Heights. Unraced. Dam of-

QUEENSTOWN (Stratum). 5 wins from 1200m to 2350m, A$452,880, Clarence River JC Grafton Cup, L, 2d VRC Matriarch S., Gr.2.

Te Akau Toy. Unraced. Dam of-

MARCH HARE (Marscay). Joint third top colt on The 1992-93 Australasian 2YO Classification. 7 wins-2 at 2-from 1400m to 1600m, A$1,162,725, AJC Champagne S., Gr.1, George Main S., Gr.1, STC George Ryder S., Gr.1, AJC Warwick S., Gr.2, NSW Tatt's RC Chelmsford S., Gr.2, STC Peter Pan S., Gr.2, 2d AJC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, All Aged S., Gr.1-twice, STC Canterbury Guineas, Gr.1, 3d AJC Queen Elizabeth S., Gr.1, George Main S., Gr.1, STC Rosehill Guineas, Gr.1.