Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Fairyhouse 4th December 2016

The Stewards authorised the following substitutions of riders at this meeting:

M.A.Enright replaced R.C. Colgan on Conright Boy, trained by Mrs. C. O'Leary (Race 4)(unwell)

334B Bar One Racing Royal Bond Novice H'dle

The Stewards spoke to Gordon Elliott, trainer of Labaik (FR), concerning the conduct of this horse who refused to race. The Stewards advised Gordon Elliott, that, a repeat performance may render his charge liable for suspension.

334D Bar One Racing H'cap H'dle

The Stewards fined Noel Meade, trainer, €65 for failing to fit a tongue tie to Waxies Dargle (GB), prior to entering the parade ring.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Sempre Medici (FR), trained by W.P. Mullins, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be coughing post race.

D.F. O'Regan, rider of Automated (GB), trained by Gordon Elliott, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount was hampered three hurdles from home.

334F Bar One Racing Porterstown H'cap S'chase

The Stewards interviewed C.D. Timmons, rider of Forever Gold, concerning his use of the whip in this race. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned. Having viewed a recording of the race and considered the evidence the Stewards were of the opinion that the rider was in breach of Regulation 10.3(f), in that he used the whip with excessive force and frequency and having considered his record, suspended him for two race days.

334G Fairyhouse Meath GAA (P-A) INH Flat Race

J.P.Dempsey, trainer of Stowaway Forever, reported to the Office of the Governing Bodies on Monday 6th December that his charge was found to have an abnormal heartbeat .



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