Reward For Effort
- 113 individual winners in the 2018/19 Season
- Victoria’s best sire of 2YO Winners in 2018/19
- Top 10 Australian sire for Winners in 2018/19
- 2020 Yearlings sold to $155k
- High reputation in Hong Kong, headed by A$1 Million earner Jumbo Luck
- Won the Group 1 Blue Diamond as a 2YO
- Undefeated Weight-For-Age 3YO, Group Winner as a 4YO
- Champion Victorian 1st & 2nd Season Sire
- Already Sired 7 Stakes Winners headed by Gold Symphony
- Victoria’s most popular sire in 2017,2015
Competed only in Stakes races during his 10 race career, which started in brilliant fashion with a win at 2 on debut in the MRC Blue Diamond Preview L (1000m) Followed up with a decisive win in the MRC Blue Diamond S Gr 1 (1200m), defeating subsequent Gr 1 winners Starspangledbanner and Rostova. Undefeated weight-for-age winner at 3 and Group winner at 4 3 / 4 brother-in-blood to Overreach, also a GR 1 winner at 2 (2012-2013) of the ATC Golden Slipper S (1200m) By world Champion 2YO sire Exceed and Excel from a Stakes winning mare by Champion Sire and Champion Broodmare Sire Rory’s Jester [a champion 2YO and a winner of the STC Golden Slipper S Gr 1 – also the sire of a Golden Slipper winner] Reward For Effort sired 113 winners in the 2018/19 season making him a top 10 sire in Australia as well as Victoria’s best sire of 2YO winners that season.
10 Starts: 4 wins, 1 second, 1 third
1st: 2009 MRC Blue Diamond Stakes Group 1 1200m
1st: 2010 STC Concorde Stakes Group 3 1100m
1st: 2009 MRC Blue Diamond Preview Listed 1000m
1st: 2010 MRC Sir John Monash Stakes Listed 1100m
Commenced stud duties in 2011. His oldest progeny are 7YO. Sire of 368 runners, 251 individual winners, of 573 wins and total prize money $22,000,000+.
Reward for Effort has forged an enviable International reputation with 7 winners in Hong Kong, 2 Winners in Macau, 3 Winners in Singapore, 1 Winner in Korea, 4 Winners in South Africa, 3 Winners in Malaysia and 1 Winner in New Zealand.
Reward For Effort dominates the Blue Diamond
Reward For Effort in his paddock
2020 Service Fee: $11,000
Including GST and transferable Free Return (Conditions apply)