Gold Symphony

Gold Symphony

Sire: Reward for Effort

Dam: Tzaress

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 7 year old

Foaled: Sep 17th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Red, White Triple Crown Syndications Logo


Mrs L Herne, B Herne, J Taylor, D R Sneyd, L Wode, C Jensen, P Pring, Mrs K Kent, M A Lonergan, M Lonergan, P Lewis, J Handley, N Stedman, G Jacques & R McCrory

Career Record: 44-7-3-2

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    15.9 %
  • Place
    11.4 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
2006Miss ProspectRory's JesterCrown Jester
  Imposing LifeImposing
DamStravinskyNureyevNorthern Dancer
TZARESS (NZ) Fire the GroomBlushing Groom
2007Miss CharmerZabeelSir Tristram
  Charming BelleImposing

REWARD FOR EFFORT (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 4 wins-2 at 2, MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Sire of 324 rnrs, 194 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

TZARESS, by Stravinsky. Unraced. Half-sister to STRIPPER, My Magic Miss. Dam of three named foals, all winners-

GOLD SYMPHONY (g. by Reward for Effort). 6 wins. See below.

Premium Reward (f. by Reward for Effort). 2 wins at 1200m, WATC Kirin Megumi H.

Tony's Reward (g. by Reward for Effort). 4 wins to 1300m to 2018-19 in Aust.


2nd dam

Miss Charmer, by Zabeel. 2 wins at 1400m, 2200m, VATC Attley H., 3d VRC St Leger, Gr.3, MVRC Sorbent H. Dam of 10 named foals, 8 to race, 5 winners, inc:-

STRIPPER (Danehill Dancer). 2 wins at 2, A$338,150, AJC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, STC Centacare Sydney 2YO P., 2d STC Golden Rose S., Gr.2, AJC Widden S., L, STC Gilette Fusion Phantom 2YO H. Dam of-

West Africa. 3 wins to 1200m, 3d WATC Melbourne Cup Day at Ascot H.

My Magic Miss (Mastercraftsman). 6 wins from 1200m to 2100m, A$249,837, Albany Cup, WATC Tabtouch H., Perth Racing Membership H., Pink Ladies Raceday H., 2d Bunbury TC AHA Cup, L, Pinjarra Cup, L, WATC Tabtouch H., Belmont Bonanza H., 3d WATC Belmont Bonanza H., Penfolds H.

Belle de Jeu. 4 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, ARC One Cool Cat 2YO H., 2d ARC The Breeze H., 3d ARC Waste Management 3YO H., Taumarunui RC United Gaming Ltd H., 4th Counties Challenge S., L. Dam of-

Iffindoubt. Winner at 1400m in 2017-18, 2d ARC Dunstan Feeds Qualifier, Waikato RC Foster Maintain H., 3d BOP RC H., 4th ARC Great Northern Guineas, Gr.2.

Kirov Charm. 2 wins at 1300m, 1400m in Aust.

Marfonteyn. Winner at 1600m in Aust.

Belle Asteri. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Visual Image. 5 wins to 1100m, A$81,538, to 2017-18 in Aust.


3rd dam

CHARMING BELLE, by Imposing. Winner at 1200m in NZ. Half-sister to DELIGHTFUL BELLE (dam of BELLE DU JOUR). Dam of 6 foals, 3 to race, 2 winners, inc:-

Miss Charmer (Zabeel). 2 wins. See above.


4th dam

KASHMIR BELLE, by Pakistan II. Joint third top filly on The 1973-74 NZ 2YO Free H. 6 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, Taranaki S., L, ARC Epsom H., Flying H., Victoria H., 2d Avondale JC Classic S., Gr.3, 4th ARC Eclipse S., Gr.2. Half-sister to Luna di Miele (dam of AEROSMITH), Ruling Belle (dam of TRISTRAM). Dam of 10 foals, all raced, 8 winners, inc:-

DELIGHTFUL BELLE (Balmerino). 10 wins-2 at 2-from 900m to 1600m, NZ$3,770, A$132,930, VATC Memsie S., Gr.2, CF Orr S., Gr.2, Thoroughbred Club S., Gr.3, Tranquil Star S., Gr.3, MVRC Carlton Draught S., L, SAJC Big Philou H., VATC Grange H., Catalan H., VRC Evening Peal H., 2d VATC Sandown Guineas, Gr.2. Dam of-

BELLE DU JOUR (Dehere). Champion 2YO Filly in Australia in 1999-2000. Champion Older Female Sprinter in Ireland in 2003. 9 wins-4 at 2-to 1300m, €16,502, A$2,997,830, 368,000Dhs, STC Golden Slipper S., Gr.1, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1, Emirates Classic S., Gr.2, STC Reisling Slipper Trial S., Gr.2, VRC Gilgai S., Gr.3, AJC Kindergarten S., Gr.3, 2d AJC Expressway S., Gr.2, 3d STC Coolmore Classic, Gr.1, VRC Emirates Classic S., Gr.2, AJC Light Fingers S., Gr.2, STC Theo Marks H., Gr.2, Queen of the Turf S., Gr.2.

Elle Duccio. Winner at 1000m in Aust. Dam of-

PERFECTLY READY (More Than Ready). 4 wins-2 at 2-to 1400m, A$685,650, SAJC Goodwood H., Gr.1, MRC Blue Diamond Prelude (c&g), Gr.3, Moonga S., Gr.3, MVRC Off Site Catering 2YO P., 2d MVRC Manikato S., Gr.1, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, Poseidon S., L, 3d MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1, 4th VRC Emirates S., Gr.1, MVRC Mitchell McKenzie S., L. Sire.

DUCCIO - TURQUOISE POWER (Mac.) (More Than Ready). 5 wins from 1500m to 1800m, A$81,850, M$2,503,725, to 2017-18 in Aust. and Macau, Macau Derby, L, 2d ATC Dulcify H., L.

Chantilly Belle. 4 wins from 1200m to 1600m in NZ. Dam of-

Tio Violet. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m, ARC NZ Horse & Pony Improvers' H. Dam of-

Tio Belle. 5 wins from 1600m to 2050m, A$81,650, MRC Visit H., MVRC Night Patrol H. Dam of-

TIO ROSSA (Testa Rossa). 5 wins-1 at 2-from 1200m to 2100m, A$329,897, TRC Strutt S., L, MVRC Moreton Hire H. Producer.

THE TIGER (Catbird). 4 wins from 1500m to 2200m, A$262,875, Geelong Classic, L, MVRC Leslie Short Hiskens H.

Katrina Belle. Winner at 2 in NZ. Dam of-

BELLA RENZA (Van Nistelrooy). 7 wins from 1300m to 1600m, NZ$179,050, ARC Westbury Classic, L, Lindauer Brut Cuvee H.-twice. Producer.


Race Record: 32 Starts 6-2-2 A$528,875.

6 wins-1 at 2-to 1400m, A$528,875, MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, Vain S., Gr.3, ATC Civic S., L, Canberra RC National Sprint H., L, ATC Schweppes H., 2d VRC Flemington Family 2YO H., ATC James Ruse H., 3d ATC Carrington S., L, Scone RC Luskin Star S., L.