NEWS IN BRIEF | 16 June 2014

posted Jun 15, 2014, 4:12 AM by Rick Quirk   [ updated Jun 15, 2014, 4:12 AM ]

Thoroughbred


Rider Penalties

D Turner | Otaki 9 June; failed to make weight; fined $100.

A Kuru | South Canterbury 13 June; excessive use of whip; fined $200.

R Black | South Canterbury 13 June; excessive use of whip; fined $200.

L Magorrian | Whangarei 14 June; excessive use of whip; fined $500.

J Parkes | Manawatu 14 June; careless riding; suspended 21-25 June inclusive.


Trainer Penalties

K Zimmerman | Manawatu 14 June; incorrect gear; fined $50.

G Vile | Non-raceday heard 14 June; misconduct; fined $350.


Horse Action/Penalty

NO QUOTA | Manawatu 14 June; respiratory distress; veterinary clearance required.


General

The Avondale JC meeting scheduled for 11 June was abandoned due to damage to parts of the racecourse caused by high winds.


Harness


Trainer Penalties

J Cox & A Hoffman | Forbury Park 12 June; incorrect gear; fined $100.

B Marshall | Auckland 13 June; colour fee; fined $25.

B Schumacher | Auckland 13 June; failed to apply bandage correctly; fined $100.


Horse Actions/Penalties

REMISS | Forbury Park 12 June; broke in running; must complete trial.

VICE CONSUL | Ashburton 13 June; anomaly in gait; veterinary clearance required.

MADDISON HILL | Ashburton 13 June; bled; stood down for 30 days and must complete trial.


Protest

VITALI | Oamaru 15 June; excessive galloping in home straight; disqualified from 4th.


Greyhounds


Trainer/Handler Penalty

L Ahern | Wanganui 11 June; presented incorrect papers; fined $50.


Dog Penalty

SARAH’S DOMAIN | Wanganui 13 June; failed to pursue the lure; stood down for 28 days and must complete trial.