Stewards Report

Rockhampton Jockey Club Inc

Rockhampton Provincial

Tue 07 Nov Good 4

Rail

True Entire Course

Track

Turf
Good 4 Pen Not available

Nil last 24hrs, 2.5mm last 7 days

4mm last 24hrs, 37mm last 7 days

Fine

Track conditions update: 12:07AM Wednesday 08 November
Last Track Rating Update: Finalised 7/11 - 7:30am - Late Scratching R.4 No.8

Nominations

Wed 01/11/17 11:00am

Weights

Thu 02/11/17 12:00am

Acceptances

Fri 03/11/17 09:30am

Riders

Fri 03/11/17 02:00pm

Scratchings

Tue 07/11/17 07:30am

Late Nominations

Races: 1, 2, 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.

STEWARDS REPORT
 
ROCKHAMPTON JOCKEY CLUB – TUESDAY, 7 November 2017      
 
WEATHER – FINE                        TRACK RATING – GOOD (4)
RAIL – TRUE ENTIRE
 
OFFICIALS
 
Chairman of Stewards – Mr L Collins
Stewards –Mr M Heath (Cadet)
Clerk of Scales – Mr W Welburn
Judge – Mr S Bryant
Veterinarian- Dr A Williams
Swab attendants – Mrs Z Newman
Starter- Mr C Matthews
 
General
 
As Jockey Dale Evans was unable to obtain a stay of proceedings, rider changes were made as per Steward’s race day summary.
 
 
Race 1: Ray White Rton City Alan Hart Memorial Maiden Plate 1300m
 
SIEGE OF ENNIS – Slow to begin.
 
MISS RICH – Near the 400 metres, shifted out to obtain clear running. A post-race veterinary examination revealed that the mare was lame in the off fore fetlock and would require a veterinary certificate prior to its next start.
 
Race 2: Ray White Rton City Normie Fox Memorial BenchMark 65 Handicap 1800m
 
No racing incidents to report.
 
Jockey T Chambers was spoken to with regard to her use of the whip consecutively prior to the 100 metres.
 
Race 3: Ray White Rton City Shorty Unwin Memorial Class 4 Handicap 1050m
 
HUNCHA DUNCHA – Delayed the start when the horse was standing awkwardly in the barriers. Slow to begin.
 
COZUMEL – Declared a late scratching at 12:35pm due to no available rider.
 
MARKED FOREVER – Stewards accepted Trainer V Heading’s explanation as to the late declaration of Jockey C McIver as rider. Slow to begin. Near the 500 metres, laid in onto the heels of CLAPPERS.
 
MYSTIC LAD – Jumped away awkwardly. Jockey T Chambers was fined $300 for the use of her whip on 11 occasions prior to the 100 metres.
 
PARTY PARDEE – Dipped on jumping.
 
SHROUDED – Jockey S Sheargold was accidentally struck by the whip of Jockey T Chambers on 3 occasions.
 
Race 4: Ray White Rton City Resident. & Commercial Prop. Management Ratings Band 0 – 55 Handicap 1300m
 
GLADISHING, THE CATHOLIC GIRL, and CAPTAIN ADRIATIC – All declared scratchings at various times due to no available rider.
 
ZOE IS THE BEST – Declared a late scratching at 7:40am.
 
FLYING FERO – Jumped in the air at the start.
 
RESET OUR WORLD – Trainer J Crane stated the horse had had approximately 6 weeks between runs due to it being treated for a previously reported thrush issue in its hooves. In this time, the horse had not been trained on the track and had only been swum. Stewards noted his explanation.  
 
Race 5: Ray White Rton City Resident. & Commercial Sales & Marketing Class 4 Handicap 1400m
 
INDELO – Jockey A Butler was permitted to ride a half kilogram overweight as the trainer wished to use a senior rider.
 
GUNDY MAGIC - Jockey M Barnham was permitted to ride 1.5kg overweight as the trainer wished to use a senior rider.
 
OZEIN – Stewards accepted the explanation of late declaration of rider.
 
OUR KYRPTONITE – Slow into stride.
 
MISTY MONTANA – Raced wide without cover.
 
CHAIN THE GATE – Raced wide with cover.
 
 
STEWARDS RACE DAY SUMMARY
 
Summary of action concerning licensees
 
Fines
Race 3 – Jockey T Chambers - $300 – AR137A(5)(a)(ii) – Excessive use of the whip
 
Jockey absenteeism
Jockey D Evans- no stay of proceedings.
 
Summary of action concerning thoroughbred horses
 
Horses swabbed
 
All Winners
 
Warnings/Bars
Race 1 – MISS RICH – Veterinary Certificate Required – Lame Off Fore
 
Late Scratchings
 
Race 3 -         COZUMEL – No available rider
Race 4 -         GLADISHING – No available rider
                        CAPTAIN ADRIATIC – No available rider
Race 5 -         GLADISHING – No available rider
 
Summary of rider changes/Late notifications
 
Race 1 – COMMAND KNIGHT – Jockey S Sheargold replaced Jockey D Evans
Race 3 – MARKED FOREVER – Jockey C McIver
Race 4 – MAGIC SCENE – Jockey M Barnham replaced Jockey D Evans
Race 5 – INDELO – Jockey A Butler
Race 5 – GUNDY MAGIC – Jockey M Barnham
Race 5 – OZEIN – Jockey S Sheargold