Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Laytown 13th September 2016

The Stewards fined the following trainer in respect of their non-runner:-

Jamie Osborne (in GB), trainer of I Will Excel (off feed) - €200

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

S.B Kelly rode Mr Bounty (GB) (reserve) , trained by M.D. O'Callaghan (Race 1)
G.P. Halpin rode Our Manekineko (GB) (reserve) , trained by J.A. Nash (Race 2)

256C Gilna's Cottage Inn M'dn

The Stewards informed Gordon Elliott, trainer of Labaik (Fr), regarding the conduct of his charge who remained in the stalls for a long period after this race had started, that a repeat performance such as this in the future, may liable his charge for suspension.

256D Marquees Nationwide Claiming Race

C.P. Hoban, rider of Bussa (GB), trained by S.J. Mahon, reported to the Stewards' Secretaries that his mount fly leaped from the stalls.

The Turf Club Veterinary Officer examined Rigid Rock, at the request of trainer, Adrian McGuinness, and reported the animal to have suffered a nose bleed during the race.

256F Hibernia Steel (QR) Race

The Stewards received a report from the Clerk of the Scales, Mr. P.W. Murtagh, regarding the failure of Mr J.J. Codd, rider of Rock Lobster(GB) placed sixth, to weigh in after this race. Evidence was heard from the rider concerned, who accepted that this was the case. Having considered the evidence, the Stewards were of the opinion that the rider was in breach of Rule 230 and having considered his previous record in this regard, they cautioned him. Furthermore, the Stewards disqualified Rock Lobster(GB)from sixth place.



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