Bel Burgess

Sire: Bel Esprit

Dam: Rose of Dana

Colour: Bay

Gender: Gelding

Age: 6 year old

Foaled: Aug 15th, 2012

Country: Australia

Silks: Silver, Black Horse, Collar And Seams, Striped Cap





Bay geldingFoaled in 2012

SireRoyal AcademyNijinskyNorthern Dancer
BEL ESPRIT (AUS) Crimson SaintCrimson Satan
  Vin d'AmourAdios
DamVolksraadGreen DesertDanzig
ROSE OF DANA (NZ) Celtic AssemblySecretariat
2004VerleiBlues TravellerBluebird
  PericotPersian Bold

BEL ESPRIT (AUS) (Bay 1999-Stud 2003). 8 wins-5 at 2, BTC Doomben Ten Thousand S., Gr.1. Leading Aust. Sire of Winners 2012-13. Sire of 929 rnrs, 635 wnrs, 24 SW, inc. Black Caviar (ATC TJ Smith S., Gr.1), Bel Sprinter, Bel Mer, Keen Array, Sweet Sherry, Afleet Esprit, Se Sauver, Gabbidon, Vivacious Spirit, Lady Esprit, Iconic, Angels Beach, City of Song, Honey Flower, Loveyamadly, Audacious Spirit, Oregon Spirit, Strike the Tiger, Peach Tree, etc.


1st dam

ROSE OF DANA, by Volksraad. Winner at 1000m, 3d MVRC Kevin Sheedy P. Dam of two named foals, both raced-

Bel Burgess (g. by Bel Esprit). 6 wins. See below.

Hurricane Helen (f. by Shinzig). Placed in 2017-18 in Aust.


2nd dam

VERLEI, by Blues Traveller. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, Egmont RC Fayette Park S., Gr.3. Half-sister to MY JASPA. Dam of 6 named foals, all raced, 5 winners-

Rock on Ivy. 7 wins from 1200m to 2200m, A$208,820, to 2016-17, BRC Coke Zero H., Qld Tatt's RC Weddings at Tattersall's H., 2d BRC Mandate H., New Years Eve Raceday H., Madison Cleaning Services H., GCTC Ladies Day Fiesta Centre H., 3d ATC TAB H., BRC XXXX Summer H., CFMEU Qld & NT Branch H., Coca Cola H.

Magic Ivy. 5 wins from 1000m to 2000m, A$113,360, 2d BRC Awesome Foursome Membership H., Coca-Cola H., Fittons Insurance Brokers H., XXXX Gold H., 3d ATC H., BRC Harry & Amelia Cahill H.

Rose of Dana. Winner. See above.

Seacrest. 5 wins at 1400m, 1600m, S$202,067, Singapore TC Novice H., Class 4 H.-twice, Class 5 H.-twice, 2d Singapore TC Initiation P., Class 4 H., Class 5 H., 3d Singapore TC Class 5 H.-3 times.

Carnagall. 2 wins at 1200m, 1300m in Aust.

Jura Regalia. Placed at 3 in Aust.


3rd dam

PERICOT, by Persian Bold. Winner at 2 in GB. Half-sister to Lady of the House (dam of LUCKY DREAM, SUDESURA). Dam of 9 named foals, 6 to race, all winners, inc:-

VERLEI (Blues Traveller). 2 wins. See above.

MY JASPA (Heroicity). 2 wins at 1800m, 2000m, VRC Siemens Mobile S., L, VATC Wattyl Paints H., 3d VRC Flemington Rose H., 4th MVRC Great Western S., L. Producer.

Jaspa Zen. 3 wins at 1450m, 1600m, MRC Sufficient H. Dam of-

Te Kingi. 4 wins from 2000m to 2400m, ARC CM Jillings Cup, Counties RC Versatile Buildings H., 2d ARC Breakfast Meetings H., Counties RC Colliers International H., 3d ARC Broderick Print H.

Famous Lantern. 2 wins at 1000m, 1050m in Macau.

Aprikot. 2 wins at 2050m, 2200m in NZ. Producer.

Cross Examine. Unraced. Dam of-

Shrug - Flying Force (H.K.). 2 wins at 1000m, 1200m in NZ and HK, HKJC St John Ambulance H., 3d HKJC Cotton Tree H., Long Valley H., Fat Choi H., St George's Challenge Cup, Island H.


4th dam

RELFO, by Relko. Joint third top filly on The 1978 English & French 3YO Free Hs. 4 wins-1 at 2-at 1m, 1½m, Royal Ascot Ribblesdale S., Gr.2, Curragh Brownstown S., L, Leopardstown Rathmines P.H., 2d Longchamp Prix Vermeille, Gr.1, Phoenix Park Park S., Gr.3, 3d Irish Oaks, Gr.1. Blood-sister to Hoorah Henry. Dam of 15 foals, 13 to race, 10 winners, inc:-

Qui Suis Je. 4 wins from 2000m to 2500m, Saint-Cloud Prix de la Chateignerie. Dam of-

Cupçik. Winner at 2 in Turkey. Dam of-

TENEDOS (Unaccounted For). 8 wins-4 at 2-from 1000m to 2000m in Turkey, Istanbul Nene Hatun, L. Producer.

Lady of the House. Winner at 2 in GB. Dam of-

LUCKY DREAM (Homme de Loi). 7 wins from 2100m to 3000m, 1,193,147fr., Maisons-Laffitte Prix Maurice de Nieuil, Gr.2, Bordeaux Derby du Midi, L, Chantilly Prix La Moskowa, L-twice, 2d Longchamp Prix Vicomtesse Vigier, Gr.2, Prix de Barbeville, Gr.3, 3d Maisons-Laffitte Prix Maurice de Nieuil, Gr.2, 4th Grand Prix de Chantilly, Gr.2. Sire.

SUDESURA (Caerleon). Winner at 2100m, Rome Premio Minerva, L. Producer.

Lady of Vision. Winner at 2 in GB. Dam of-

DR. BRENDLER (Distant View). 5 wins from 1m to 1½m, £33,111, US$342,131, Pimlico Dixie S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Two Thousand Guineas Trial, L, Gulfstream Park Allowance-twice, 2d Arlington Park Stars & Stripes H., Gr.3, Leopardstown Killavullan S., Gr.3, 3d Belmont Manhattan H., Gr.1, 4th Pimlico Dixie S., Gr.2, Leopardstown Kilternan S., L.

POLISH VISION (Polish Numbers). 6 wins at 5f, 6f, US$218,876, Meadowlands William Livingston S., L, 2d Colonial Downs Punch Line S., L.


Race Record: 25 Starts 6-4-4 A$235,610.

6 wins from 1200m to 1600m, A$235,610, to 2017-18, Wodonga Gold Cup, MRC Le Pine Funerals H., MVRC Ranvet H., 2d MRC Vobis Gold Mile, 3d MRC Tile Importer H.