Protecting the Integrity & Reputation of Irish Horseracing

Naas 5th January 2020

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

S.W. Flanagan replaced D. Meyler on Village Mystic (FR), trained by Noel Meade (Race 5)(Stewards' Permission).
C.P. McNamara replaced R.P. Treacy on Ballyallaght, trained by D.M. Christie (Race 5)(Injured).

005A INH Stallion Owners EBF M'dn H'dle

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Schedar, trained by Michael J. McDonagh, at the request of the Stewards and reported the animal to be lame post race, possibly having struck into itself.

C.A. Landers, rider of Schedar trained by Michael J. McDonagh, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount hung right.

005B Irish Stallion Farms EBF Novice S'chase

P. Townend, rider of Tornado Flyer trained by W.P. Mullins, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount never travelled and jumped poorly.

The Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board Veterinary Officer examined Tornado Flyer, trained by W.P. Mullins, at the request of the Stewards and reported that the animal was found to have a respiratory infection post race.

005D Eastcoast Seafood & Gouldings H'cap S'ch

The Stewards enquired into an incident after jumping the final fence involving Allardyce (GB), ridden by P.T. Enright and My Manekineko (GB), ridden by Gavin Peter Brouder, where it appeared that My Manekineko ran short of room. Evidence was heard from the riders concerned. Having viewed the recording of the race and considered the evidence, the Stewards were of the opinion that P.T. Enright was in breach of Rule 214 in that he had ridden carelessly. Having considered his record in this regard, the Stewards suspended P.T. Enright for 2 racedays.

The Stewards fined E. J. O'Grady, trainer, €65 for failing to fit cheekpieces to Allardyce (GB), prior to entering the parade ring.

005F Adare Manor Opportunity H'cap H'dle

C.A. Landers, rider of Volatile Lady trained by Brendan W.Duke, reported to the Clerk of Scales that his mount didn't handle the ground.

GENERAL INFORMATION

The following Raceday Stewards acted on behalf of the Irish Horseracing Regulatory Board at this race meeting:

Mrs. M. Cosgrave (Chairman),
Mrs. J.O. Onions,
Mr. P. Caffrey,
Mr. J. Martin-Smith,
Mr. P.D. Matthews.



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


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