ROCKHAMPTON JOCKEY CLUB THURSDAY, 31 AUGUST, 2017
FINEE TRACK RATING GOOD (4)
Chairman of Stewards M Knibbs
? B Nalder & G. Meek, M Heath (Cadet).
Clerk of Scales W Welburn
Veterinarian- Dr G. Newman
Swab attendants Z Newman & N Boyle
Starter- C Matthews
Race 1: New Horizons Safety & Training Services Maiden Plate 1400m
No racing incidents.
Race 2: BFB Scaffolding Class 5 Handicap 1400m
DENIS DENUTOO Began awkwardly.
Began awkwardly.. Overraced in the early stages.
LOGICAL OUTCOME Slow into stride.
Race 3: PKF Hackettts Open Handicap 1100m
Stood flatfooted and missed the start significantly. As it had previously offended, trainer T Button was advised that the horse would be required to perform satisfactorily in a jump-out prior to its next race start.. In the early part of the home straight had some difficulty obtaining clear running.
Disappointed for running in the early stages of the home straight, however did not finish the race off. Apprentice Z. White was questioned regarding her riding in the early part of the straight.. She advised that a run appeared inside of the leader and when endeavouring to obtain that run her mount was reluctant to improve into the narrow run and for this reason she elected to shift to the outside, however the gelding did not quicken thereafter.
Race 4: Black Nugget Hotel BenchMark 60 Handicap 1800m
RUBY RAY ? Slow to begin.
CRIMSON GOD Slow to begin.
Race 5: Bill Reid Racing QTIS Three-Years-Old Handicap 1100m
WONDER BOOM Began awkwardly.
NASTY GAL Slow to begin.
BRILLIANT MISTAKE Slow to begin.
Slow into stride.
Race 6: The Glazed Hog Buffet Now at Callaghan Park BenchMark 55 Handicap 1050m
Slow to begin.
MIMMS POET Slow to begin.
Raced wide without cover.
Race 7: XXXX Gold Ratings Band 0-55 Handicap 1300m
MISS HAVISHAM Declared a late scratching due to no rider availability.
VIRGIN TERRITORY Declared a late scratching due to no rider availability.
STRADA DELLA MODA Slow to begin.. Stewards considered the performance of the horse to be unacceptable and trainer J. Lancaster was advised that the horse would not be permitted to start at TAB meetings until its form improved..
OUIR INVESTMENTT - Slow into stride.
MONACO DREAM Slow into stride.
STEWARDS RACE DAY SUMMARY
Summary of action concerning licensees
Summary of action concerning thoroughbred horses
Race 3.. Eventide Stood flatfooted at start Jump out AR8(t)
Race 7.. Strada Della Moda Poor performance Barred from TAB meetings until
> form improvement at provincial/country meetings AR8(t)
Race 7.. Miss Havisham (No rider availability)
> Virgin Territory (No rider availability)
Summary of rider changes/Late notifications