Destiny's Reward


Sire: Reward For Effort

Dam: Palace De Lago

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Sep 16th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Red, Yellow Diamond Band, White Collar, Sleeves And Cap


Darren Baker-West, Bruce Gentle, Brett Knight, Paul Maguire, Craig Toynton, Anne Toynton, Andrew Toynton

Career Record: 34-3-3-3

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    8.8 %
  • Place
    17.6 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireExceed and ExcelDanehillDanzig
2006Miss ProspectRory's JesterCrown Jester
  Imposing LifeImposing
DamEncosta de LagoFairy KingNorthern Dancer
PALACE DE LAGO (AUS) Shoal CreekStar Way
2002Versailles PikePalace MusicThe Minstrel
  Century PikeCentury

REWARD FOR EFFORT (AUS) (Bay 2006-Stud 2011). 4 wins-2 at 2, MRC Blue Diamond S., Gr.1. Sire of 147 rnrs, 64 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, Airlie Reward, Amaliemoo, Desert Lashes, Siren's Reward, Vikings Reward, Big Effort, Greensborough, Jumbo Luck, Marie Clare, Rewarding Effort, Brugal Reward, etc.


1st dam

PALACE DE LAGO, by Encosta de Lago. Winner at 1100m in Aust. Half-sister to Little Baldy. Dam of five named foals, all raced, two winners, inc:-

Destiny Rising (g. by God's Own). 6 wins to 1200m, A$120,630, ATC Australian Turf Club P., 2d ATC Nissan Micra Sprint 2YO H., 3d ATC St George Maso's at Mortdale P.

Destiny's Reward (g. by Reward for Effort). Winner. See below.

Destiny's Revenge (g. by Reward for Effort). Placed at 2 in 2015-16 in Aust.

Jagniwas (g. by Reset). Placed in 2015-16 in Aust.


2nd dam

VERSAILLES PIKE, by Palace Music. Winner at 2 in Aust. Half-sister to La Favorisee (dam of FAVOURITE ISLAND). Dam of 10 named foals, 9 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

Little Baldy (Umatilla). 10 wins from 1100m to 2100m, A$230,498, MRC So Called H., MVRC Jayco Caravans H., SAJC Allan Scott Park Morphettville H., Mick Dermody Memorial H., 2d Tasmanian Derby, Gr.3, MVRC Geoff Torney Cup, SAJC Distinctive Homes H.

Sky Princess - Empress Wu (Sing.). 6 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$13,000, S$230,026, WATC Westspeed 2YO P., Singapore TC Charity S., Kranji C S., Trigger Express S., Class 4 H., Benchmark 67 H., 2d Singapore TC Benchmark 83 H., Graduation S., 3d Singapore TC Benchmark 83 H.

Border Flight. 6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$101,405, to 2015-16 in Aust.

Belle of Dubai. 3 wins from 1300m to 1600m in Aust.

Cape Versailles. 2 wins at 1400m in Aust.

Versatilla. 2 wins at 2400m, 2800m in Aust.

Palace de Lago. Winner. See above.

Tilla Pike. Winner at 1600m in Aust.


3rd dam

CENTURY PIKE, by Century. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 1400m, A$179,450, VATC Mona Nursery S., L, Tranquil Star S., L, 2d VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, Red Roses S., L, MVRC Governor Phillip H., 3d VRC Maribyrnong P., Gr.2, MVRC Laurent Perrier S., Gr.2, SAJC Morphettville Arms Hotel H., 4th VRC Cook's Construction Quality H., L. Three-quarter-sister to AVERAGE GAME, half-sister to RECHABITE. Dam of 12 named foals, all raced, 10 winners, inc:-

Undred Carters. 5 wins to 1550m, MVRC Steve Madden Shoes H., 2d MVRC Reggio Calabria Club H.

Key Reversal. 4 wins to 1200m, A$98,230, MVRC Brave Chief H., STC Samos H., Harris Farm H., 2d SAJC Carlton Draught Flying H., AJC Frenmore Food Distributors H., SAJC Joseph Chifley H., Distinctive Lifestyle H., 3d SAJC Liz Davenport Flying H., Staaraq at Kenton Valley Park Flying H., STC Beckers Pty Ltd H.

Sally Alla. 3 wins-1 at 2-at 900m, 1100m, AJC Sealy of Australia H., STC NSW National Coursing Association H., 2d AJC Alexandria H., STC Petersham H. Producer.

La Favorisee. Winner at 1200m in South Africa. Dam of-

FAVOURITE ISLAND (Lizard Island). 9 wins from 1000m to 1600m, R479,810, Fairview East Cape Breeders S., L, 3d Kenilworth Sceptre S., Gr.2. Producer.


4th dam

GREENWICH PIKE, by Planet Kingdom. 7 wins to 1400m, VRC Mowbray H., Koorlong H., VATC Virginia S., Sturt H., Kallista H., Schweppes H., 2d VATC Siren Song H., Braeside H., Maroona H., 3d VRC Maidenhead H., Matron S. Half-sister to AVERAGE GAME. Dam of 14 foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

RECHABITE (Noalcoholic). 6 wins-2 at 2-from 1200m to 1600m, A$684,500, VRC Sires' Produce S., Gr.1, QTC Ansett Cup, Gr.2, SAJC Angas Brut Classic S., Gr.3, AJC Squatters' H., L, VRC Criterion H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Tattersall's Mile, L, 2d VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, Mollison H., L, Qld Tatt's RC Mercedes-Benz S., L, QTC Ascot H., L, VRC Australian American Association H., 3d QTC Stradbroke H., Gr.1, VRC Bobbie Lewis H., Gr.3, MVRC Red Anchor S., L, VATC Wellington H., 4th VRC Ascot Vale S., Gr.2, Linlithgow S., Gr.2, QTC Australia Cup, Gr.2, VRC Moomba P., Gr.3, AJC Hall Mark S., L, Qld Tatt's RC Mercedes-Benz S., L. Sire.

CENTURY PIKE (Century). 2 wins. See above.


Race Record: 14 Starts 1-1-2 A$64,135.

Winner at 2, 3d MVRC Ranvet 2YO P., 1print H.