ROCKHAMPTON JOCKEY CLUB – THURSDAY, 2 FEBRUARY, 2017
WEATHER – FINE TRACK RATING – GOOD (4)
RAIL – OUT 2.5 METRES ENTIRE COURSE
Chairman of Stewards – Mr L. Collins
Stewards –Mr G. Meek & M. Heath (Cadet)
Clerk of Scales – Mr W. Welburn
Judge – Mr I. Schultz
Veterinarian- B Newman
Swab attendant – J. Summers
Starter- C. Matthews
Stewards Secretary - B. Palmer
SUPPLEMENTARY REPORT- Race 5 Rockhampton 19 January, 2017
Become a Club 150 Member Class 1 Handicap - 1200 metres
Jockey D. Hayse pleaded guilty to a charge of careless riding under A.R. 137(a) in that he used insufficient effort to prevent THE CATHOLIC GIRL from shifting inwards immediately after the winning post when insufficiently clear of ARNHEM BEAUTY (S. Sheargold), resulting in that horse being tightened and checked, shifted out causing SIR TRUSTICE (Jockey D. Evans) to take action to shift out from the heels of ARNHEM BEAUTY. Jockey Hayse's licence to ride in races was suspended for 9 days, to commence at midnight on 7 February 2017, up to and including 16 February 2017. Stewards afforded leniency on penalty due to Jockey Hayse’s guilty plea and significantly clean riding record.
Race 1: SMW Group Class 3 Plate - 1050 metres
1st - KING TORIO 2nd - FUTUREAL 3rd - SAINTLY PRO 4th - FRISKY TERROR
FUTUREAL - Prior to the declaration of correct weight Jockey C. Jokic and trainer R. Vale viewed the patrol film to ascertain whether to lodge an objection. After having done so, they elected not to lodge a protest and correct weight was declared.
CAN'T FORGET - Was difficult to load into the barriers, jumped outwards onto KING TORIO and raced wide until near the 700 metres.
KING TORIO - Near the 100 metres made contact with FUTUREAL (App. C. Jokic)
Race 2: 30 Days of Gratitude Class 6 Plate - 1300 metres
1st - LEGAL PROCEDURE 2nd - THE THOMAS AFFAIR 3rd - GREEN EMPIRE 4th - PRINCE DAN
QUICK ASSAULT - Lost its near for plate in running.
GREEN EMPIRE - Raced 3 wide without cover throughout.
SUPREME JET - A post-race veterinary examination of the gelding revealed an abnormal discharge from both nostrils.
Race 3: Central Park Motel QTIS 2-Y-O Maiden Handicap - 1050 metres
1st - SAMBA RIO 2nd - JAY JAY 3rd - HIGH RIDER 4th - CRAIGLEA ELEGANCE
BEAUTIFUL LIE- When Jockey L. Attard was unable to make the weight, due to delayed travel arrangements, he was replaced by C. Jokic.
CRAIGLEA CETINA- As the start was effected the filly turned its head, began awkwardly and lost ground.
HIGH RIDER- Slow to begin.
JAY JAY - Raced wide with cover.
SUDDENLY SPICE - Raced 3 wide without cover throughout.
Race 4: Sam;s Fencing Class 3 Plate - 1500 metres
1st - HYPER DRIVE 2nd - THAT'S WOODY 3rd - KING MAX 4th - BAMBIT
ROCKCHESTA – Little slow to begin. Near the 1200 metres, when pace eased, steadied and shifted out taking TAKINGS outwards. App. Summers was advised to exercise more care. Raced 3 wide without cover from the 1100 metres.
TAKINGS - Dipped on jumping.
KING MAX - When the pace eased near the 1200 metres, steadied.
GAMBIT - Had difficulty obtaining clear running from the 350 metres until near the 200 metres.
HYPER DRIVE - When questioned regarding the mare leading in today's event, Jockey L. Tilley explained that he had been instructed to take up a handy position, and was able to do so after the mare began well. He said he was mindful that he would have been caught wide, so he elected to go forward and assume the lead.
Race 5: B & J Car Sales Maiden Handicap - 1400 metres
1st - FIRST REGRET 2nd - SPLENDABA 3rd - AMAZON RULER 4th - GENERAL BEERS
FIRST REGRET - Slow to begin.
GENERAL BEERS - Raced 3 wide without cover throughout.
AMAZON RULER - Upon arrival at the barriers underwent a veterinary examination at the request of its rider and was cleared to start. From inside the 100 metres, when pulling the whip through, App. Grylls lost the use of her nearside rein.
CAMPINO - A post-race veterinary examination revealed that the gelding had bled from the nearside nostril. Trainer W. Weeks was advised that the horse must gallop satisfactorily over 1000 metres before being permitted to race again. Mr Weeks informed stewards that he would recommend that it be retired from racing.
Race 6: Rockhampton Engineering & Maintenance Services Class 1 Handicap - 1300 metres
1st - CHARSON'S GIFT 2nd- LET ME SAY THIS 3rd- POETIC SHOW 4th - I CAN I WIL I AM
CAPTAIN ADRIATIC - After being placed in the barriers reared and dislodged its rider. The gelding was examined by the veterinarian and cleared to take its place in the field.
I CAN I WILL I AM - Slow to begin.
THE CLANG AFFAIR - Raced 3 wide without cover throughout.
POETIC SHOW - Raced wide with cover.
VIENNA STORM - Steadied from heels near the 600 metres.
STEWARDS RACE DAY SUMMARY
Summary of action concerning licensees
Jockey D Hayse careless riding in Race 5, Rockhampton 19/1/2017 - From m/n 7/2/2017 to 6/2/2017.
Summary of action concerning thoroughbred horses
Post-race- All Winners
Race 5- CAMPINO- Bled one nostril- to gallop 1000m prior to next start.
Summary of rider changes/Late notifications
RACE 2: BEAUTIFUL LIE - Jockey L. Attard replaced by Jockey C. Jokic (overweight)