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Aquis Park Gold Coast | Gold Coast Turf Club | 12.52PM

THE GREAT NORTHERN BENCHMARK 78 Handicap 2200m BM78

Fri 22 May Heavy 8

Time: 2-21.29 Last 600m: 37.71

Rail

3 metres 1400-400; True Remainder

Track

Turf
Heavy 8 Pen 6

7.5mm last 24hrs, 32mm last 7days

Nil last 24hrs, 12mm last 7 days

Overcast

Track conditions update: 1:03AM Saturday 23 May
Last Track Rating Update: Finalised 22/5 - 7:45am - Late Riders Race 8 Nos. 15 & 16

Field

No sex restrictions, No age restriction, Handicap, Apprentices can claim

Prize Money

$50,000: $27,500 / $9,000 / $4,500 / $2,500 / $1,500 / $1,000 / $1,000 / $1,000 / $1,000 / $1,000

Nominations (extended)

Tue 19/05/20 9:00AM

Barrier

1

Wgt

58.0kg

Margin

-

Time

2-21.29 600/37.71

Progression

800m: 3rd
400m: 3rd

Steward Comment

Shifted out to obtain clear running near the 400m bumping SIDETRIP. Shifted out under pressure over the concluding stages.

Starting Price

$3E

Gear on display
Blinkers
Gear changes
Barrier

4

Wgt

59.5kg

Margin

0.5

Time

Progression

800m: 5th
400m: 5th

Steward Comment

Forced marginally wider approaching the winning post by ADVANCE WARNING.

Starting Price

$3E

Gear on display
Winkers
Gear changes
3
Barrier

5

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

2.5

Time

Progression

800m: 4th
400m: 1st

Steward Comment

Raced keenly in the early and middle stages.

Starting Price

$8

Gear on display
Blinkers
Gear changes
Barrier

6

Wgt

55.5kg

Margin

8.5

Time

Progression

800m: 7th
400m: 7th

Steward Comment

Slow to begin.

Starting Price

$9

Gear on display
Blinkers
Gear changes
Blinkers Again
Barrier

3

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

9.0

Time

Progression

800m: 6th
400m: 6th

Steward Comment

Slow to begin.

Starting Price

$8.50

Gear on display
Concussion Plates (Front), Gelded, Tongue Tie
Gear changes
Cross-over Nose Band Hanoverian Nose Band First Time, Cross-over Nose Band Hanoverian Nose Band Off First Time
6
Barrier

2

Wgt

58.5kg

Margin

9.2

Time

Progression

800m: 1st
400m: 2nd

Steward Comment

Rider reported that in his opinion the gelding failed to handle today’s track conditions.

Starting Price

$8

Gear on display
Gelded, Winkers
Gear changes
7
Barrier

7

Wgt

55.0kg

Margin

13.0

Time

Progression

800m: 2nd
400m: 4th

Steward Comment

Connections advised that after being ridden back at its previous start over 1400m the intention today would be to ride in a more forward position if not lead - ridden accordingly. Bumped near the 400m by ADVANCE WARNING.

Starting Price

$61

Gear on display
Bits Lugging, Tongue Tie, Nose Roll
Gear changes