Sire: Exceed and Excel

Colour: Bay

Dam: Matras

Sex: Gelding

Age: 5

Foaled: Sep 28, 2015

Country: Australia

Silks: Red, Black Stripes

Career:
21: 2 - 7 - 1
Wins: 9.5%
Place: 38.1%
Prizemoney:$121,550.00

 

 LIFETIME QUEST (AUS)

 

Bay GeldingFoaled in 2015

SireDanehillDanzigNorthern Dancer
EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) RazyanaHis Majesty
2000PatronaLomondNorthern Dancer
  GladiolusWatch Your Step
DamZabeelSir TristramSir Ivor
MATRAS (NZ) Lady GiselleNureyev
2001Tropical AffairDanehillDanzig
  Just as LovelyBletchingly

EXCEED AND EXCEL (AUS) (Bay 2000-Stud 2004). 7 wins-2 at 2, VRC Newmarket H., Gr.1. Champion Australian Sire 2012-13. Sire of 1958 rnrs, 1367 wnrs, 160 SW, inc. Excelebration (Deauville Prix Jacques Le Marois, Gr.1), Overreach, Guelph, Mr Stunning, Earthquake, Margot Did, Amber Sky, Flamberge, Helmet, Reward for Effort, Microphone, Outstrip, Sidestep, Fulbright, Best Terms, Heavy Metal, Priceless, Championship, Kuroshio, Masamah, Wilander, etc.

 

1st dam

MATRAS, by Zabeel. 6 wins from 1300m to 1600m, A$198,100, MVRC Tesio S., Gr.3, MRC Classic Caulfield Ladies' Day Vase H., VRC Torquay H., MRC Matrice H., Le Pine Funeral Services P. Three-quarter-sister to Tarlaquena (dam of KABAYAN), half-sister to PRIZED ICON, ROMANTIC MOON, Ashikaga. Dam of eight named foals, seven to race, five winners, inc:-

Zutara (f. by Encosta de Lago). Winner at 2, A$137,000, AJC Autumn Carnival Package on Sale Now 2YO H., 2d AJC Reginald Allen H., L, 3d STC Silver Slipper S., Gr.2, AJC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, STC Bacardi Breezer H., 4th MRC Ethereal S., L. Dam of-

WHISPERED SECRET (High Chaparral). 2 wins at 2, A$192,700, ATC Fernhill H., L, 3d ATC Champagne S., Gr.1, Tab.com.au 2YO P.

Zartini. 5 wins from 1400m to 2000m to 2018-19, 3d MRC Argyle Maintenance P.

Full Recognition. Winner at 1300m in 2018-19, 2d ATC Vancouver Yearlings P., 3d ATC TAB Rewards P.

Best of the Rest (g. by Northern Meteor). 5 wins from 1100m to 2200m, A$239,430, BRC XXXX Gold H., Racing Retro H., 2d BRC PFD Foods H., ATC Canterbury League Club H., Jamberoo Action Park H., Ranvet H., 3d BRC Tails S., L, Mount Alvernia College H., Qld Tatt's RC Sapphire Recruitment H., ATC McGrath Estate Agents Principals H., Australian Turf Club 2YO H., 4th Qld Tatt's RC Recognition S., L.

Muy Bien (f. by Encosta de Lago). 4 wins to 1400m, A$118,470, ATC TAB More Than Winning H., 2d ATC TAB More Than Winning H., 3d ATC Tab.com.au H., Drummond Golf H.

As Needed (g. by Stratum). 4 wins to 1500m, A$139,325, ATC Blackwoods New Catalogue H., Instagram H., Ascend Sales Trophies H.

Lifetime Quest (g. by Exceed and Excel). Winner. See below.

Idyllic Mood (f. by High Chaparral). Placed at 3 in Aust.

 

2nd dam

TROPICAL AFFAIR, by Danehill. Winner at 2, VRC Maribyrnong Trial S., L, 2d VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' S., Gr.2, 3d MVRC William Inglis & Son H. Half-sister to Just as Beautiful (dam of SALADE). Dam of 12 named foals, 11 to race, 9 winners, inc:-

PRIZED ICON (More Than Ready). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1600m, 2500m, A$2,167,450, VRC Victoria Derby, Gr.1, ATC Champagne S., Gr.1, Fernhill H., L, 2d VRC Australian Guineas, Gr.1, ATC Chipping Norton S., Gr.1, Tulloch S., Gr.2, MVRC Schweppes Crystal Mile, Gr.2, ATC Schweppervescence H., Gr.3, Scone RC Inglis 3YO Guineas, RL, ATC Carrington S., L, Lonhro P., L, 3d ATC Ranvet S., Gr.1, Spring Champion S., Gr.1, Gloaming S., Gr.3, Canberra RC Black Opal S., Gr.3, ATC Breeders' P., L, TAB More Than Winning 2YO P., Spring Preview H., 4th VRC LKS Mackinnon S., Gr.1, ATC Apollo S., Gr.2, Up & Coming S., Gr.3.

MATRAS (Zabeel). 6 wins. See above.

ROMANTIC MOON (More Than Ready). 3 wins-2 at 2-at 1200m, 1500m, A$223,130, ATC Sweet Embrace S., Gr.3, Sydney Spring Carnival on Sale H., John Cootes Furniture 2YO P., 2d ATC Winter S., L, 3d ATC Hyland Race Colours H., Sydney Markets Foundation H.

Ashikaga (Fusaichi Pegasus). 5 wins to 1400m, A$186,650, STC Fenech Boxing H., Sorbent Facial Tissue Welter H., AJC Cemex H., STC Clubs NSW Western Metropolitan Region H., 2d Newcastle JC Cameron H., Gr.3.

Circus Polka. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1000m, 2d MRC ESP P.H., 3d MRC Shankhill Lass H. Dam of-

Modoc (Haradasun). 2 wins at 2, A$169,050, 2d MRC (Mornington) Inglis 2YO Premier, RL, 3d ATC Skyline S., Gr.2, 4th ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2.

Tarlaquena. Raced once. Dam of-

KABAYAN (Haradasun). 4 wins-1 at 2-from 1000m to 1600m, A$331,150, HK$6,064,750, ATC Stan Fox S., Gr.2, HKJC Kwangtung Cup, Fairy King Prawn H., 2d BRC TJ Smith S., Gr.1, MRC HDF McNeil S., Gr.3, ATC Power Access 2YO P., HKJC Wyndham H., Ho Sheung Heung H., Good Ba Ba H., 3d HKJC January Cup, L, Sa Sa Ladies' Purse, L, Kwangtung Cup, Hau Wong H., Audemars Piguet Jules Audemars H., Jinbao Street H., Cafeteria H., 4th HKJC Sa Sa Ladies' Purse, L.

 

3rd dam

JUST AS LOVELY, by Bletchingly. Winner at 1600m, AJC Evening Peal H., 2d STC Tooheys Draught S., 3d STC West City Holden H., Panania WBC H. Dam of 12 named foals, 11 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

TROPICAL AFFAIR (Danehill). Winner. See above.

Just as Beautiful (Beautiful Crown). 2 wins at 2, 3d Canberra RC Black Opal S., Gr.3. Dam of-

SALADE (Snitzel). Winner at 2, A$173,200, ATC Pago Pago S., Gr.2, 2d Illawarra TC AJ Lillye Memorial H. Sire.

Sovereign Song. Unplaced. Dam of-

Gentry (King Charlemagne). Winner at 1200m, A$91,680, 2d MRC Nearest H., Debby Montgomery Cup H., MVRC Members Equity Bank H., 3d VRC AR Creswick S., L.

 

Race Record: 5 Starts 1-4-0 A$45,415.

Winner at 1200m in 2018-19 in Aust.