Media Statement - Jason Waddell

posted Oct 22, 2015, 7:32 PM by Karin Attwood   [ updated Oct 22, 2015, 7:32 PM ]
Today the Racing Integrity Unit has charged Jockey Jason Waddell with two breaches of the New Zealand Rules of Racing. 

The charges are:- 
 1. Rule 638(1)(a) – Foul Riding. 
 2. Serious Racing Offence Rule 801(1)(s)(i) – does an act detrimental to the interests of racing. 

The charges relate to incidents at Cambridge on 25 September, the Avondale trials on 29 September and subsequent events thereafter. 

As the matter is now before the Judicial Control Authority the RIU will make no further comment.