Stewards Report

Rockhampton Jockey Club Inc

Rockhampton Provincial | TAB

Sat 07 May Good 4

Rail

+4.5 metres Entire Course.

Track

Turf
Good 4 Pen Not available

Nil last 24hrs, 4mm last 7 days

Nil last 24hrs, 36mm last 7 days

Fine

Track conditions update: 3:25PM Sunday 08 May
Last Track Rating Update: Finalised 7/5 - 7:30am

Nominations

Mon 02/05/16 11:00am

Weights

Tue 03/05/16 12:00am

Acceptances

Thu 05/05/16 09:30am

Riders

Thu 05/05/16 12:00pm

Scratchings

Sat 07/05/16 07:30am

Late Nominations

Races: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

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.

RACING QUEENSLAND

STEWARDS REPORT

ROCKHAMPTON JOCKEY CLUB – SATURDAY 7th MAY, 2016

WEATHER – FINE TRACK RATING – GOOD (4)
RAIL – OUT 4.5 METRES ENTIRE

OFFICIALS

Chairman of Stewards – Mr. L Collins
Stewards – Mr G Meek & Mr G Wust
Clerk of Scales – W. Welburn
Judge – I. Schultz
Veterinarian- A. Williams.
Swab attendants – E Hodges
Starter- M Henderson/ C Matthews
Stewards Secretary - B. Palmer

Race 1: Milner Constructions Pty Ltd QTIS 2-Y-O Handicap - 1050 metres
1st PARTY PARDEE 2nd MANY CLOUDS 3rd MIM'S POET 4th - CRAIGLEA EVELYN

WICKED HUNDRED - Tightened between runners at the start. A post-race veterinary examination of the gelding did not reveal any abnormalities.

MIM'S POET - and CRAIGLEA BARINA - Shifted ground at the start.

MANY CLOUDS - Was inclined to lay in under pressure and near the 100 metres bumped MIM'S POET.

Race 2: Kele Property Group F&M Maiden Handicap - 1200 metres
1st LI'L BIT GREEDY 2nd CAREFILLY 3rd THAT PRETTY GIRL 4th - MISS SATINE

NEVAEH - Began awkwardly and lost some ground.

CAREFILLY - Slow to begin.

FLEURETTA BROWN - Near the 900 metres over-raced for a short distance until able to obtain cover. Trainer T. Cook advised stewards that the mare had got its tongue over the bit.

AKSANA - Raced 3 wide without cover throughout.

Following the race LI'L BIT GREEDY was suffering from mild heat stress.


Race 3: Hartecs Group Maiden Handicap - 1500 metres
1st AHMAH STAR 2nd TRIGGER LAD 3rd THAT’S WOODY 4th - CRUNCH TIME

CRUNCH TIME - Began awkwardly.

DUAN STORMY - Was a little slow to begin.

JOHANTEE - Raced 3 wide without cover throughout. Apprentice N. Vuille was fined $200 under A.R. 92(12) for failing to claim her full allowance. Apprentice Vuille was fined $200 under A.R. 137A for using her whip on the filly on 5 occasions more than permitted by the rule. In assessing penalty stewards took into account her recent good record in relation to the rule.

AHMAH STAR - When questioned regarding the gelding leading, Jockey D. Hayse said that he was of the opinion that there was not a lot of speed in the race, and from its wide barrier he was instructed to take up a handy position. He said that when the expected leader failed to improve to his inside, his mount assumed the lead of its own accord.

Race 4: Rockhampton Grammar School Past Students Association Class 6 Plate - 1200 metres
1st WILDEBEAST 2nd TOP ROYAL 3rd NELAMOS 4th - OUTBACK LIGHTNING

GREEN EMPIRE and NELAMOS - Slow to begin

TOP ROYAL - Rolled out near the 600 metres, taking GREEN EMPIRE out onto GLACIER EXPRESS.

Race 5: XXXX Gold Class 3 Plate - 1050 metres
1st EKKLESTONE 2nd VAINACIOUS 3rd HOYWEDGE 4th - SHANDIEN

WATASHAM - Laid out in the middle stages. Near the 450 metres rolled out marginally, as EKKLESTONE attempted a narrow run which was obliged to shift out across the heels of VAINACIOUS.

VAINACIOUS - Raced 3 wide for the majority of the event.

STEWARDS RACE DAY SUMMARY

Summary of action concerning licensees

Fines

Apprentice N. Vuille $200 - fail to claim full allowance (A.R. 92(12).
Apprentice N. Vuille $200 Use whip on JOHANTEE 5 times more than permitted (A.R. 137A)

Jockey absenteeism
Nil

Summary of action concerning thoroughbred horses

Horses swabbed
All Winners

Warnings/Bars
Nil

Late Scratchings

Summary of rider changes/Late notifications