Sire: Reward for Effort

Dam: Bichette

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 5 year old

Foaled: Sep 26th, 2013

Country: Australia


Bob Smith

Career Record: 31-1-1-7

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    3.2 %
  • Place
    25.8 %





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2013

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
2006Miss ProspectRory's JesterCrown Jester
  Imposing LifeImposing
DamBellottoMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
BICHETTE (AUS) Shelf TalkerTatán
1991MichetteKnightly MannerRound Table
  MichouSummer Fair

REWARD FOR EFFORT (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1200m, MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Half-brother to SW Consular. Sire of 105 rnrs, 41 wnrs, inc. SW Gold Symphony (MRC Vain S., Gr.3), Take Pride, Dalradian, SP Gratwick and of Hell of an Effort, Jevilla, Montana Star - Star Superior (H.K.), Petite's Reward, Marie Clare, Brugal Reward, Ability, Big Effort, Destiny's Reward, Pakaya Prince, Silent Sniper, Uncanny Effort, etc. His oldest progeny are 3YOs.


1st dam

BICHETTE, by Bellotto. 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 2200m, Geelong RC Oaks Trial S., L, MVRC Alister H., 2d VRC CCI Insurances H. Three-quarter-sister to Where the Boys Are - Ma Chao (Mal.), half-sister to Grand Ranch - Triumphant Venture (Mal.). Dam of ten named foals, seven to race, six winners, inc:-

Russian Knight (g. by Ashkalani). 8 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$75,170, QTC Manawapoi 2YO H., 3d BTC Polyam H., Show a Heart H., QTC Young Carbinier H.

Casse Cou (g. by Dolphin Street). 3 wins-1 at 2-at 1200m, 1600m, 2d MVRC Final on Big Screen H.

Little Jo (f. by Jeune). 7 wins from 1200m to 2050m in Aust.

Das Boss (f. by Delago Brom). 3 wins at 1100m, 1200m in Aust.

Flying Belle (f. by Flying Spur). 3 wins from 1850m to 2050m in Aust. Dam of-

Dance on Board (Fasliyev). 7 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2200m, A$269,820, MVRC Findon Harriers Hunt Club 2YO H., Alcoa Wheel Products H., Broome Cup, 2d MRC Jayco Cup, L, Snitzel H., 3d MRC Le Pine Funerals Cup H., VRC Altona H., Geraldton TC Batavia H.

Orbiting Belle (Spinning World). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1250m, A$176,760, VRC Flemington Finals Day 2YO H., SAJC McCracken Homes H., Brecknock Insurance Brokers H., 2d SAJC Apache Cat Coming H., 3d MVRC William Crockett S., L, SAJC Dermody Lightning S., L, VRC Nouvelle Star H., MVRC Autocentro H., 4th VRC Vanity S., Gr.3. Dam of-

Curvature (Snitzel). Winner at 2, A$114,860, in 2015-16, 2d MRC Inglis 2YO Premier, L, VRC Bay and Ranges 2YO H.

Fairytale Belle. 2 wins at 1200m, 1800m to 2014-15, BRC Bollinger H., 2d BRC Mittys H., 3d BRC Bundaberg Distilling Company H., Simmons Bakery H.

Betty's Belle. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 2d MRC Silvermoor H., 3d MVRC Dr Sheahan P.H. Dam of-

Brouhaha. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 2050m to 2014-15, 2d MVRC Melbourne Signage Concepts Inglis Bonus H.

Hampton Girl. Winner at 1000m in Aust.

Swift Arrow (g. by Ashkalani). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Malaysia, 3d Singapore TC Charity Trophy, Class 5 H.

Mere Royaume (f. by Bubble Gum Fellow). Unraced. Dam of-

Petite Diablesse (Denon). 4 wins to 1400m, A$119,375, to 2014-15, VRC Building Engineering H., 3d VRC Vanity S., Gr.3.

Le Commandant. 7 wins to 1300m, A$92,840, to 2015-16 in Aust.

Coup de Vent. 3 wins to 1400m to 2015-16 in Aust.

Take Liberty. Winner at 1400m in Aust.

Cecilia. Winner at 1100m in Aust.


2nd dam

MICHETTE, by Knightly Manner. Raced twice. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

BICHETTE (Bellotto). 3 wins. See above.

Grand Ranch - Triumphant Venture (Mal.) (Rancher). Placed in Aust. and Malaysia, 3d SAJC Fulham Park P., L, Weatherly H.

Belle Lurette. Winner at 2000m, AJC Clibborn H., 2d AJC Winooka H. Dam of-

Where the Boys Are - Ma Chao (Mal.) (Bellotto). 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m in Malaysia, 2d SAJC Euclase H., 3d SAJC Balcrest S., L, 4th SAJC Fulham Park P., L.

Corrado. 4 wins from 1000m to 1600m in Aust.

Boule Miche. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1450m in Aust.

Jangadeiro. 3 wins from 1200m to 1600m in Aust.

Hollybrook Star. Winner at 1200m in Aust.


3rd dam

MICHOU, by Summer Fair. Unplaced. Half-sister to Lemon Butter (dam of COOL TED). Dam of 9 named foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Le Tombeur. 3 wins from 1300m to 2000m, AJC Semaphore H., 2d STC Punchbowl H.

La Mome. Winner at 1400m, STC Whalan Graduation S., 3d AJC Australia Day H. Producer.


4th dam

PLEASANTON, by Messmate. 6 wins-3 at 2-from 5½f to 1½m, Geelong Cup, L, VATC Neerim H., ARC Meadowbank H., 2d AJC Oaks, Gr.1, 4th VATC Coongy H., Gr.3. Blood-sister to CREOLIAN, half-sister to NORANDA, RAAJPOOT, Del Charro. Dam of 13 named foals, 11 to race, 6 winners, inc:-

Cool Please. 6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, BATC BASF Novice H.

Lemon Butter. Raced once. Dam of-

COOL TED (Bold Flip). 4 wins-2 at 2-at 1000m, 1200m, VATC Debutant S., L, 3d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2. Sire.

Pleasant Time. Unraced. Dam of-

Mrs. Soffel (The Judge). Winner at 1050m, 2d VATC Debutante S., Gr.3. Dam of-

RUBITANO (Rubiton). 11 wins to 1200m, A$1,295,000, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, Salinger S., Gr.1, MRC Caulfield Sprint H., Gr.2, Bletchingly S., Gr.3, Sir John Monash S., L, WJ Adams S., L, VRC Cadbury Favourites H., VATC Regal Vista H., 2d VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, MRC Street Cafe H., 3d VRC Gilgai S., Gr.3, 4th VRC Lightning S., Gr.1.

RUBITOFF (Rubiton). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$208,931, Gosford RC Belle of the Turf S., L, 2d STC Millie Fox S., L. Producer.

Miss Keaton. Unplaced. Dam of-

TRAVINO (General Nediym). 3 wins at 2, NZ$96,700, Waikato RC Star Way S., L, Counties RC Murdoch Newell S., L.


Race Record: