Like A Carousel

Like A Carousel

Sire: Helike

Dam: Carnival Ride

Colour: Chestnut

Gender: Gelding

Age: 11 year old

Foaled: Oct 27th, 2009

Country: Australia

Silks: Pink, Purple Sash And Cap

Career Record: 57-6-7-4

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    10.5 %
  • Place
    19.3 %





Chestnut geldingFoaled in 2009

SireRahyBlushing GroomRed God
HELIKE (USA) Glorious SongHalo
2001East of the MoonPrivate AccountDamascus
DamSpinning WorldNureyevNorthern Dancer
CARNIVAL RIDE (AUS) Imperfect CircleRiverman
1999Cup of CheerRaise a CupRaise a Native
  Cold as ChristmasIcelandic

HELIKE (USA) (Chestnut 2001-Stud 2007). 2 wins at 2100m, 2d Grand Prix de Marseille, L. Half-brother to SW Moon Driver. Sire of 58 rnrs, 29 wnrs, inc. SW Up Cups (TRC Hobart Cup, Gr.3), Hellova Street, Moonless, Like a Carousel and of Smoke 'n' Whisky, Helluce, Si Siempre, Keukenhof, Maleesh, Master Alfred, One Shot Off, Our Anna, Peron Dunes, Skip to the Moon, Don't be Nasty, Like Alulu, Alpine Angel, Flight Mode, Lost Island, etc.


1st dam

CARNIVAL RIDE, by Spinning World. Winner at 1400m, 2d VRC Shannara H. Dam of four named foals, three to race, two winners, inc:-

LIKE A CAROUSEL (g. by Helike). 2 wins. See below.

Alpine Angel (f. by Helike). Winner at 1200m in 2014-15, 2d TTC Jacksons Security H., 3d TTC Jack Chambers H.


2nd dam

Cup of Cheer, by Raise a Cup. 2 wins at 2000m, AJC Bankstown Sports Club H., Kick a Goal for Life H., 2d AJC Warwick Farm Spring Cup, L, DD Glasgow H., NSW Tatt's RC Hermes Silk H., 3d STC Winter Cup, L. Half-sister to LOVE COMES TO TOWN, Way Cool (dam of KULLU). Dam of 9 foals, 8 to race, 7 winners, inc:-

Barastein. Winner at 1800m, AJC Grafter H., 2d AJC Earlwood Bardwell Park RSL H., STC Bulldogs H.

Cheers for Jake. 2 wins at 1850m, 2000m, 2d STC De Bortoli Wines Trophy H.

Three Cheers. Winner at 1400m, 3d AJC Clifton Gardens H. Dam of-

No Hesitation. 5 wins-3 at 2-to 1400m, A$229,740, STC Winter Wonderland 2YO H., Perfection Fresh Inglis Bonus 2YO H., Return to Racing 2YO H., 2d STC Calmsley Hill City Farm 2YO H., 3d ATC Bowermans Furniture H., 4th VRC Hilton Hotels S., L, City Tatt's RC Governor Macquarie Cup, L.

Clinking. 4 wins-2 at 2-from 1100m to 1750m, A$126,729, to 2015-16, MRC Jim Conway 2YO H., 2d WATC Speeding Bullet H., 3d MRC Event Landscaping 2YO H.

Brewing. 2 wins at 1600m, 2000m to 2014-15, 3d VRC Flemington Style P.

Toast. 2 wins at 1400m, 1600m in 2015-16 in Aust.

Carnival Ride. Winner. See above.

Orpenitcanappen. 6 wins from 1100m to 1600m in Aust.

Arch of Triumph. 2 wins at 1400m, 1450m in Aust.

Thundercup. Winner at 1200m in Aust. Producer.


3rd dam

COLD AS CHRISTMAS, by Icelandic. Unraced. Half-sister to KING MATTHIAS. Dam of 12 named foals, 10 to race, 8 winners, inc:-

LOVE COMES TO TOWN (Exit Five B.). 3 wins-1 at 2-from 1400m to 2000m, A$241,450, VRC Bloodhorse Breeders' P., Gr.2, Wakeful S., Gr.2, VATC Harvie Picken H., 2d VATC One Thousand Guineas, Gr.1, MVRC Happy Valley H., VATC 0011 Super Off Peak H., 3d VATC Nescafe Gold Blend Cup.

Cup of Cheer (Raise a Cup). 2 wins. See above.

Reigning. 3 wins at 1500m, 2000m, STC Narwee H.

Mendelssohn. 2 wins at 1200m, 1400m, AJC Springtime Creek Glendi H., 2d AJC Stardust Hotel H., 3d STC Blue Circle Cement H.

Way Cool. Winner at 2100m in Aust. Dam of-

KULLU (Elvstroem). 4 wins from 1200m to 2500m, NZ$78,413, CJC Metropolitan Trophy, L, 2d CJC Couplands Bakeries H., Fendalton Eye Clinic H., Waikato RC New Zealand Bloodstock H., Meat Warehouse H., BOP RC Mills Reef Winery & Restaurant H., Counties RC South Auckland Motors Pukekohe H., Cleaning Supplies H., 3d ARC Perfectly Ready H., Avondale JC Morgan Furniture Governor General's H.

Miss Covetous. Unraced. Dam of-

Hail Mary (Blackfriars). 5 wins from 1500m to 2200m, A$154,695, WATC Liquor Barons Melville H., Gill's Zareem H., Magistrate H., Energyhouse H., 2d WATC Guinness Cup H., Caliway H., 3d Kalgoorlie Cup, L, WATC Belmont Park Cup, 4th Bunbury Cup, L.

Career Collection. Unraced. Dam of-

WITH A CHANCE (Commands). 18 wins from 1100m to 2000m, A$563,600, STC Winter S., L, AJC Poplar Welter H., PJ Bell Country Championship H.-twice, Just a Dancer Welter H., Liverpool Leader Welter H., STC Winter Challenge Final, AJC Coralie H., Little Bay H., STC Gold Slipper Festival H., 2d AJC Spring Valley Welter H., Star of Florida Welter H., STC Allied Express Welter H., 3d STC Parramatta Cup, L, AJC Hayai Welter H., Club Rivers H., Arrowfield Stud H., STC Summer Stitches & Craft Show H., Bacardi Breezer Welter H., Star City H., AJC Broker's Tip H.

Time to Move. Winner at 1400m in Aust. Dam of-

Make Your Move (Not a Single Doubt). 4 wins to 1400m, A$98,665, to 2014-15, WATC Westspeed 3YO H., Westspeed H.-twice, 2d WATC Raconteur S., L, 3d WATC Westspeed Nursery H.


Race Record: 38 Starts 2-7-3 A$461,190.

2 wins at 2400m, 2500m, A$461,190, to 2014-15, MRC Harry White Classic, L, MVRC MSC Signs H., 2d MRC Sandown Cup, L-twice, VRC Carnival H., 3d ATC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, Geelong Cup, Gr.3, MRC Salt & Pepper P., 4th SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.2, VRC Queen's Cup, Gr.3, St Leger, L, MRC Sandown Cup, L.