Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Killarney 12th May 2019

The Stewards fined the following trainers in respect of their non-runners:-

John Queally, trainer of Getaway Katie Mai (going) - €200
John Queally, trainer of Isabel's Gold (going) - €200

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

S.F.O'Keeffe replaced K.J. Brouder on All The Angels (GB), trained by Eoin Christopher McCarthy (Race 1)(injured).
R.A. Doyle replaced C.A. Landers on Imperial Choice, trained by C.Byrnes (Race 1)(injured).
S.W. Flanagan replaced K.J. Brouder on Lakemilan, trained by Terence O'Brien (Race 4)(injured).
S.F.O'Keeffe replaced C.A. Landers on Like An Open Book, trained by John M.Burke (Race 4)(injured)
D.J. McInerney replaced C.A. Landers on Hussle Up, trained by Patrick Neville (Race 5)(injured)
S.F.O'Keeffe replaced K.J. Brouder on Takemeback, trained by P.C.O'Connor (Race 7)(injured)
Ms. L.A. Hourigan replaced K.J. Brouder on Baronial Hall (FR), trained by D.E.Fitzgerald (Race 8)(injured).

106B Killarney Towers Hotel M'dn H'dle

A. McCurtin, rider of Golden Birch trained by Patrick Breen, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount was badly hampered by a faller which caused his saddle to slip.

106C BetVictor (Mares) H'dle

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Pearl Of The West, trained by John C. McConnell, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

The Stewards interviewed Rachael Blackmore, rider of High School Days (USA), concerning her use of the whip in the closing stages of this race. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned. Having viewed a recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards accepted that the riders first strike was used for corrective purposes and as the remaining strikes were within the guidelines, they took no further action.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined High School Days (USA), trained by Henry de Bromhead, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be lame post race.

Rachael Blackmore, rider of High School Days (USA) trained by Henry de Bromhead, reported to the Clerk of Scales that she dismounted after the winning post as she felt her mount took a lame step.

R.M. Power, rider of Pearl Of The West trained by John C. McConnell, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount never travelled and was pulled up thereafter.

106E BetVictor Novice S'chase

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Tell Me Annie, trained by Declan Queally, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

106G Killarney Publications H'cap S'chase

P. Townend, rider of Ballybrowney Walk (FR) trained by James Joseph Mangan, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount jumped poorly and never travelled.

S.F.O'Keeffe, rider of Takemeback trained by P.C.O'Connor, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung throughout.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Ballybrowney Walk (FR), trained by James Joseph Mangan, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be post race normal.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The following Raceday Stewards acted on behalf of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board at this race meeting:
Mr. John Moloney (Chairman),
Ms. Jill Farrell,
Mr. Oliver Kearney,
Mr. Michael Doyle,
Mr. M. F.O'Donoghue.



Disclaimer: Please note this information is provisional and is subject to amendment until published in the Irish Racing Calendar.


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