Sire: West Quest
Dam: Femme du Nord
Colour: Bay
Gender: Gelding
Age: 8 year old
Foaled: Oct 22nd, 2011
Country: Australia
Silks: Green, Red Band, Black Cap

Career Record: 32 - 8 - 6 - 6

  • Prizemoney
  • Wins
    25.0 %
  • Place
    37.5 %





Bay geldingFoaled in 2011

SireGone WestMr. ProspectorRaise a Native
WEST QUEST (CAN) SecrettameSecretariat
1991VeridianGreen DancerNijinsky
  Dusky EveningTim Tam
DamMatsquiLunchtimeSilly Season
FEMME DU NORD (AUS) Heated RushDanzatore
2005Esprit du NordCeltic SpiritOne Pound Sterling
  Ile du NordLanesborough

WEST QUEST (CAN) (Brown 1991-Stud 1997). 3 wins-1 at 2-in GB and USA. Sire of 543 rnrs, 319 wnrs, 11 SW, inc. Dream Pedlar (MVRC JRA Cup, Gr.3), Dream Quest, Esterel, Barysh Quest, I'm a Hussy, Zest Amour, Brakim Lass, Lekitama, Braequest, Jay Kay Bee, Found East, SP Marette, Cradle Mountain, Varian, Western Hero, Western Wager, Mystery Quest, Forbidden Quest, Jug Full, Reunification, Aprilia, Aria Quest, Cygnet Jet, Miewa's Quest, Xiao Li, etc.


1st dam

FEMME DU NORD, by Matsqui. Placed, 2d TTC Launceston Mitsubishi P. Sister to NORSQUI. Dam of two named foals, both raced, inc:-

Bidirectional (g. by West Quest). 8 wins. See below.


2nd dam

ESPRIT DU NORD, by Celtic Spirit. 3 wins at 1600m, 2100m, TTC Members Competition H., TRC TA Tabart H., 2d TTC RL Grinham H., 3d TTC Jackson Ford H. Dam of 3 named foals, 2 to race, inc:-

NORSQUI (Matsqui). 8 wins from 2100m to 3200m, A$760,788, SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.2, Mornington Cup, L, VRC Lavazza Long Black H., MRC Cove Hotel H., TRC Derwent Park Developments P., Stonemason Wines H., Peter Binny Surveys H., TTC Southern Cross P., 2d ATC Sydney Cup, Gr.1, TRC Betfair Summer Cup-twice, TTC Fashions for Fillies P., TRC HMAS Hobart H., 3d SAJC Adelaide Cup, Gr.2, VRC Andrew Ramsden S., L, MRC Sandown Cup, 4th TTC Launceston Cup, Gr.3.

Femme du Nord. See above.


3rd dam

ILE DU NORD, by Lanesborough. Unraced. Dam of 4 foals, 3 to race, all winners-

Ocean Flyer. 4 wins from 1550m to 2100m, TTC Ken Evans H., Gatenby H., TRC Raine & Horne H., Wood P., 2d TTC RR White H., 3d TTC Australian Liquor Marketers H., Apprentices Cup.

Esprit du Nord. 3 wins. See above.

Oskaloosa. 4 wins from 1100m to 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Kimberley Quest. 6 wins from 1200m to 2200m, TRC Ingham Jockey Club Cup, TTC TAFE Tasmania Natural Resources H., Governor's P.H., Launceston Parish H., 2d Devonport Cup, TTC Pindari Cellars H., 4th Tasmanian S., L.

Crystal Cool. Unraced. Dam of-

Cool Lad. 4 wins from 1200m to 2100m, TRC Motors Saab H., Cascade Premium H., 2d TTC Shaw Contracting H., 3d TTC Roy Coghlan Memorial H.

Inclusion. Winner at 1400m in Aust.


4th dam

MARIA ISLAND, by Sandastre. Winner at 2100m in Aust. Half-sister to Mighty Ocean. Dam of 5 foals, 3 to race, inc:-

Skipping Ridge. 2 wins at 1000m, 1100m in Aust.

Lady of December. Unraced. Dam of-

Devember. 2 wins-1 at 2-at 1100m, 1600m, TTC WI Playsted H., Apostles Parish P., 2d TRC Grahams Funerals Mornington Inn H., Safilo H., TTC NGT Tasmania H., 3d TRC Salamanca Market H., Kelvin Ransley Memorial H., PFD Food Services H., TTC Sunday Examiner Magazine H., Tasman Club H.


5th dam

OCEAN SPARK, by Piping Time. 4 wins from 7f to 9½f in Aust. Half-sister to BASS TRADER. Dam of 8 foals, 7 to race, 4 winners, inc:-

Mighty Ocean (Sailor's Reward). Winner at 1400m, 3d Deloraine TC Grand National S/chase, L.

Tasman Light. 19 wins from 1200m to 3200m in Aust.

Esperance. 4 wins at 1400m, 1600m in Aust. Dam of-

Strathblane. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Raminea. 2 wins at 1600m, TTC Jackson Ford P., 3d TTC Malua H. Dam of-

Regio. 4 wins to 1400m, TTC Membership Benefits H.

Glendevie. Winner at 1400m, 2d TTC Foot & Playsted H.

Sistarita. Winner at 1200m, 3d TRC Southern Cross H. Dam of-

Need a Margarita. Winner at 1400m in 2017-18 in Aust.

Rubinea. Placed in Aust. Dam of-

Storm Gust. 3 wins from 1400m to 1900m, 2d TTC Bird Distillery Company P., Devonport RC Tasracing Off the Track P., Sharee Marshall P.

Francestown. Unraced. Dam of-

New Virginia. 9 wins to 1550m, 3d VATC Lightwood H.

Maria Island. Winner. See above.

Ocean Splendour. Placed in Aust.


Race Record: 32 Starts 8-6-6 A$127,525.

8 wins from 1600m to 2150m, A$127,525, to 2018-19, TTC Sydeston Cup, SB Freeland H., Longford Cup NewYear's Day H., Boris Thornton H., Sue Rees Modelling P., TRC Brallos H., MMIB Insurance P., 2d TRC Jet Couriers H., Tasracing H., Tassal H., TTC Steve's Liquor H., Helloworld H., 3d TRC Great Northern Brighton Cup, TTC Sydeston Cup, St Leger H., Dolly's Dream H.

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