NEWS IN BRIEF - Week Ending 11 August 2019

posted Aug 11, 2019, 3:47 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Aug 11, 2019, 3:48 AM ]

Thoroughbred 


Rider Penalties

D Frye | Canterbury 7 August; excessive use of whip; fined $250.

J Seivwright | Canterbury 7 August; medical clearance required.

T Jonker | Canterbury 7 August; medical clearance required (subsequently received on 10 August).

C Burdan | Counties 10 August; excessive use of whip; fined $500.

C Lammas | Counties 10 August; medical clearance required.

S Weatherley | Canterbury 7 August (heard Canterbury 10 August); excessive use of whip; fined $400.

R Elliot | Canterbury 10 August; failed to make weight; fined $300.

J Riddell | Whangarei 11 August; careless riding; suspended 15-30 August inclusive.

L Satherley | Counties 10 August (heard Whangarei 11 August); excessive use of whip on runner out of contention; fined $550.


Trainer Penalties

D Crozier | Canterbury 7 August (heard Canterbury 10 August); neglect in saddling; fined $300.

C Trembath | Canterbury 10 August; failed to scratch by required time; fined $150.

S Marsh | Whangarei 11 August; neglect in saddling; fined $300.


Horse Actions/Penalties

TELL ME MORE | Canterbury 7 August; tendon injury; veterinary clearance required. 

ADEQUACY | Canterbury 7 August; tendon injury; veterinary clearance required.

NOMOATHAJ | Whangarei 11 August; late scratching after becoming fractious in barriers; must complete trial.


Harness


Driver Penalties

T Mitchell | Auckland 9 August; careless driving; fined $200.

B Laughton | Rangiora 11 August; careless driving; suspended 12-18 August inclusive.

C Jones | Rangiora 11 August; failed to concede position; fined $200.


Trainer Penalties

K Dixon | Non raceday dated 31 July; did an act detrimental to the image of harness racing; fined $6,000 and costs to JCA of $420.

B Gray | Gore 10 August; late gear notification; fined $50.

B Negus | Gore 10 August; colour fee; fined $25.


Horse Actions/Penalties

MAGNATE MARA | Rangiora 11 August; bled; stood down for 30 days and must complete trial with  veterinary clearance including endoscopic examination required.

GLIDING PAST | Rangiora 11 August; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial. 

TEHORO TEASE | Rangiora 11 August; atrial fibrillation; veterinary clearance including ECG required.

DONEGAL DAVY BOYD | Rangiora 11 August; late scratching on veterinary advice; veterinary clearance required.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalties

Agent/Williams | Wanganui 7 August; failed to present papers; fined $50.

J Dunn | Christchurch 8 August; presented incorrect greyhound at kenneling; fined $300.

B Goldsack | Non raceday dated 2 August; failed to provide proper care for a Greyhound; fined $1,800 and costs of $100 to RIU and $350 to JCA.

R Goldsack | Non raceday dated 2 August; failed to provide proper care for a Greyhound; fined $750 and costs of $100 to RIU and $350 to JCA.


Dog Penalties

FANCY FIFITA | Palmerston North 5 August; unsatisfactory performance; must complete trial.

BIG TIME HARPER | Wanganui 7 August; turned in boxes; must complete box trial.