Stewards Report

Ilfracombe Picnic Race Club Inc

Ilfracombe Country

Sat 08 Jul Good

Rail

True

Track

Dirt
Good Pen Not available

Nil last 24hrs, 15mm last 7 days

Nil

Fine

Track conditions update: 1:04AM Sunday 09 July
Last Track Rating Update: Finalised 8/7 - 8:00am. Late Scratching R2 N2

Nominations

Tue 04/07/17 11:00am

Weights

Wed 05/07/17 12:00am

Acceptances

Thu 06/07/17 10:00am

Riders

Thu 06/07/17 01:00pm

Scratchings

Sat 08/07/17 07:45am

Late Nominations

None set

Feature, Group and Listed races may have different acceptance closing times. Group 1 races have staggered closing times for nominations that differ from the general dates and times listed above. Please refer to the full published conditions for these races for details.

Queensland Racing Integrity Commission
 
STEWARDS REPORT
 
ILFRACOMBE PICNIC RACE CLUB   – SATURDAY 8TH JULY, 2017
 
WEATHER – FINE                        TRACK RATING – DIRT (4)    
RAIL – TRUE ENTIRE
 
OFFICIALS
 
Chairman of Stewards – Ms K. McCracken
Clerk of Scales – P. Anderson
Judge – P. Johnstone
Veterinarian – H. Burton
Starter- P. Ballard
 
Race 1: JONES EARTHMOVING QTIS MAIDEN PLATE - 1000 metres
 
D. McMaster was the rider of MAKE A MILLION.
 
E. Bell was the rider of MISTRESS OF MONEY.
 
MOUNTAIN BREEZE – Was a late scratching at 12:46pm as trainer R. Little was unwilling to race the gelding on the track surface.
 
I AM A LAD – Gates was slow to open causing the gelding to be slow away and then over raced in the early stages of the race.
 
TRUE TIME – Gates slow to open casing the gelding to be slow away.
 
ESCOVEDO – Raced greenly and did not handle the track condition.
 
Race 2: BENTLEYS QLD / RAYNERS CRANE HIRE RATINGS 0-55 HANDICAP - 1000 metres 
 
ALFIARTO – Was a late scratching at 10:39am.
 
E. Bell was the rider of KEEPCALMANDCARRYON.
 
KEEPCALMANDCARRYON – Jumped away awkwardly.
 
SPECK OF GOLD and GESUNDHEIT were both declared non-runners as their gates did not open and were not afforded a fair start. Deductions of 40 cents in the win bet were announced with correct weight.
Race 3: SUFFRON MOORE / CENTRAL WEST RURAL OPEN HANDICAP - 1000 metres  
 
D. McMaster was the rider of WICKED WOODY and J. Babarovich was the rider of RHYTHM NATION.
 
WICKED WOODY – Was slow to begin and slow into stride and travelled wide in the middle and late stages of the race.
 
GIRLS AWAY – Jumped inwards contacting another runner and travelled wide for much of the event.
 
ALPINE GOLD – Raced onto heels approaching the 400m and had to be eased on several occasions.
 
GO SAI – Jumped outwards contacting another runner.
 
MAKE AMENDS – Contacted heavily at the start when runners either side jumped awkwardly.
 
 
Race 4: GEORGE BOURNE & ASSOC / PROTYRES BM 45 HANDICAP - 1200 metres  
 
COOL RAIN – Knuckled at the start.
 
OVERTON ONYX – Travelled wide for much of the race.
 
FINNIGAN’S FOLLY – Slow into stride.
 
SPURSYN – Jumped away awkwardly as the gelding turned his head just as the start was effected, then ran onto heels and eased causing the gelding to be slow away.
 
BELWORTH – Jockey M. Abe was fined the sum of $200 under AR 137(5)(A)(ii) when the whip was used 10 times prior to the 100m.
 
 
Race 5: DONALDSON FAMILY WILLOWIE CUP BM 65 HANDICAP - 1400 metres      
 
D. McMaster was the rider of BASHAN and J. Lait was the rider of CRYSTAL MATES.
 
LEO’S SPIRIT – Slow to begin.
 
CHAMPAGNE TALES – Slow to begin and eased near the 650m when an outside runner shifted ground.
 
CRYSTAL MATES – Approaching the 650m was eased and lost ground when an outside runner shifted in momentarily tightening inside runners.
MONTIRO – Shifted on momentarily near the 650m tightening runners to the inside.
 
STEWARDS RACE DAY SUMMARY
 
Summary of action concerning licensees
 
Fines
 
Masayuki Abe – Whip Use AR 137(5)(A)(ii) -- $200
 
Suspension
 
Summary of action concerning thoroughbred horses
 
Horses swabbed
 
All winners (ONE GREY- unable to be swabbed due to fractiousness)
 
Barrier Certificates/Warning –
 

Late Rider Changes
 
Race 1 – MAKE A MILLION – D. McMaster
               MISTRESS OF MONEY – E. Bell
 
Race 2 – KEEPCALMANDCARRYON – E. Bell
 
Race 3 – WICKED WOODY – D. McMaster
                RHYTHM NATION – J. Babarovich
 
Race 5 – BASHAN – D. McMaster
               CRYSTAL MATES – J. Lait
 
 
Late Scratching
 
Race 1 – MOUNTAIN BREEZE – 12:46pm -- Track Conditions.

Race 2 – ALFIARTO – 10:39am – Stone Bruise.