You are here: Home / Judicial Decisions

Judicial Decisions

Search for a decision


Viewing 20 of 2 decisions

Hearing Date: 5 August 2017

Canterbury R 5 August 2017 - R 8 - Chair, Mr R McKenzie

Rule Number(s): 638(3)(b)(ii)
Following the running of Race 8, eStar 120th Winter Cup (Group 3), an information was filed by Chief Stipendiary Steward, Mr J P Oatham, against Licensed Apprentice Jockey (Class B), Mr S R F Weatherley, alleging that Mr Weatherley, as the rider of NEW YORK MINUTE in the race, “used his whip excessively ...

Hearing Date: 4 August 2017

NZ Metropolitan TC 4 August 2017 - R 1 - Chair, Mr S Ching

Rule Number(s): 869(2)(a)
Following the running of Race 1, Bishopdale/Bush Inn TAB’s & Tavern Harewood (Amateur Drivers) Mobile Pace, an Information was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr S Renault against Advanced Amateur Horseman, Mr M Stratford, alleging a breach of Rule 869(2)(a) in that he used his whip in a manner Stewards ...

Hearing Date: 4 August 2017

NZ Metropolitan TC 4 August 2017 - R 1 - Chair, Mr S Ching

Rule Number(s): 869(20(a)
Following the running of Race 1, Bishopdale/Bush Inn TAB’s & Tavern Harewood (Amateur Drivers) Mobile Pace, an Information was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr S Renault against Advanced Amateur Horseman, Mr A Edge, alleging a breach of Rule 869(2)(a) in that he used his whip in a manner Stewards deemed ...

Hearing Date: 3 August 2017

Egmont RC 3 August 2017 - R 4 (instigating a protest) Chair, Mr P Williams

Rule Number(s): 642(1) - Interference
Following the running of race 4, the “Uhlenberg Haulage Maiden”, Information A8777 instigating a protest was filed by Apprentice Jockey Mr S Weatherley alleging a breach of Rule 642(1). The information stated that “Sea Star” or its rider Mrs L Allpress interfered with the chances of “Diehard” ridden ...

Hearing Date: 31 July 2017

Levin RC 31 July 2017 - R5 - Chair, Mr P Williams

Rule Number(s): 638(1)(d)
Following the running of race 5, the “B S Young Handicap” Information A8776 was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr N Goodwin under Rule 638(1)(d). The Information stated “that jockey J Parkes allowed his mount to shift inwards shortly after the start when insufficiently clear of LANDLORD which was checked”. ...

Hearing Date: 30 July 2017

Oamaru HRC 30 July 2017 (heard 6 August 2017) - R 7 - Chair, Prof G Hall

Rule Number(s): 869(2)(a)
Mr Wallis, Stipendiary Steward, alleged that Mr Campbell used his whip in an excessive manner over the final stages of race 7, the Morrisons Saddlery & Feed Jr Drivers Hcp Trot. Rule 869 provides as follows: (2) No horseman shall during any race: (a) use his whip in an unnecessary, excessive or improper ...

Hearing Date: 30 July 2017

South Canterbury RC 30 July 2017 - R 7 - Chair, Mr S Ching

Rule Number(s): 638(3)(b)(ii)
Following the running of Race 7, the Laser Electrical Timaru R85 1600m, an Information was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr M Davidson against Class B Licensed Jockey, Miss H Andrew, alleging a breach of Rule 638(3)(b) in that she struck her mount, ASTROTURF, excessively prior to the 200m. Rule 638(3)(b) ...

Hearing Date: 30 July 2017

Oamaru HRC 30 July 2017 - R 7 (instigating a protest) Chair, Mr P Knowles

Rule Number(s): 870(3), 1003(2), breaking horse regulations
At the conclusion of Race 7, the MORRISON’S SADDLERY & FEED JUNIOR DRIVERS HANDICAP TROT, an information was lodged by Mr Wallis under r 870(3) and the breaking horse regulations alleging that REDWOOD INVASION galloped in excess of 150 metres during the running of the race. Judge’s placings were: 1st ...

Hearing Date: 30 July 2017

Oamaru HRC 30 July 2017 - R 2 - Chair, Mr P Knowles

Rule Number(s): 507 (1)
Following the running of race 2 the NORTH OTAGO MOTOR GROUP MOBILE PACE an information was lodged alleging that Mr McIlwrick, Junior Horseman, broke a driving engagement to drive JEMMA FRANCO and was replaced by C Thornley two minutes prior to start time. Rule 507 (1) reads: No horseman shall break an ...

Hearing Date: 28 July 2017

Auckland TC 28 July 2017 - R 3 - Chair, Mr A Godsalve

Rule Number(s): 869(2)(a)
Following the running of Race 3, the Lane Neave WWW.LANENEAVE.CO.NZ. Handicap Trot 2200, an Information was presented by Mr Mulcay, in which he alleged that Open Horseman Mr S Cornwall, driving ANZAC had used his whip excessively inside the final 400m of the race. Mr Cornwall was present at the hearing ...

Hearing Date: 28 July 2017

Auckland TC 28 July 2017 - R 1 (instigating a protest) Chair, Mr A Godsalve

Rule Number(s): 869(A)(2)
Following the running of Race 1,  the He's Watching Tender Closes 31 Aug Mobile Pace 1700m, Mr J Dickie (Sen), the Co-trainer of the horse SOMETHINGABOUTMARY, driven by Mr Joshua Dickie, initiated a protest. He alleged that Driver D Butcher (PARKER) committed a breach of the push-out Rule near the 1100m, ...

Hearing Date: 28 July 2017

NZ Metropolitan TC 28 July 2017 - R 3 (instigating a protest) - Chair, Mr D Jackson

Rule Number(s): 870(5) and Breaking Horse Regulations
Following the running of the Coca-Cola Amatil Mobile Trot, an information instigating a protest was lodged by Chief Stipendiary Steward, Mr N Ydgren against the 2nd placing of SAY YOUR PRES on the grounds that it broke and galloped over the finishing line and was therefore in breach of the Breaking Horses ...

Hearing Date: 26 July 2017

Matamata RC 26 July 2017 - R 2 - Chair, Mr A Dooley

Rule Number(s): 330(3)(c)
Prior to the running of race 2, Matamata Hire 1200, an Information was filed pursuant to Rule 330 (3)(c). The Informant, Mr Williamson, alleged that Mr McNab failed to make the contracted weight for EN SOIE. Mr McNab acknowledged that he understood the Rule and admitted the breach. Rule 330(3)(c) provides: ...

Hearing Date: 23 July 2017

Rangiora HRC 23 July 2017 - R 5 - Chair, Mr R McKenzie

Rule Number(s): 869(2)(a)
Information No. A09761 filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr L R Tidmarsh, alleges that Miss Whatuira, as the driver of BRIDGET BLUE CHIP in Race 5, Swannanoa Junior Drivers Mobile Pace, she “used her whip in an excessive manner over the concluding 400 metres”. Miss Whatuira was present at the hearing of ...

Hearing Date: 23 July 2017

Taranaki TRI 23 July 2017 - R 7 (request for ruling) - Chair, Mrs N Moffatt

Rule Number(s): 632(1)
Following the running of Race 7, Revital Fertilisers 1400, the Stewards requested a ruling in relation to Rule 632(1) as to whether BRAD THORN was denied a fair start. Rule 632 reads: If, in the opinion of the Judicial Committee, a horse which does not finish in the first three placings was prevented ...

Hearing Date: 23 July 2017

Rangiora HRC 23 July 2017 - R 3 (heard 30 July 2017 at Oamaru) - Chair, Prof G Hall

Rule Number(s): 868(2)
BEFORE A JUDICIAL COMMITTEE OF THE JUDICIAL CONTROL AUTHORITY UNDER THE RACING ACT 2003 AND IN THE MATTER of the New Zealand Rules of Harness Racing BETWEEN ...

Hearing Date: 23 July 2017

Rangiora HRC 23 July 2017 - R 1 (instigating a protest) Chair, Mr R McKenzie

Rule Number(s): 870(3) & Breaking Horses Regulation
Following the running of Race 1, Oxford Mobile Trot, an information instigating a protest was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr L R Tidmarsh, against SUNRISE SPUR (J P Versteeg), placed 4th by the judge, on the ground that it “galloped in excess of 50 metres inside 200 metres”. Mr P W Jensen, part-owner ...

Hearing Date: 22 July 2017

Whangarei RC 22 July 2017 - R 7 - (instigating a protest) - Chair, Mr A Dooley

Rule Number(s): 642(1)
Following the running of race 7, ITM / GIB, an Information was filed Instigating a Protest pursuant to Rule 642(1). The Informant, Mr C Lammas, alleged that MAJOR TOM or its rider Mrs Thornton placed 2nd by the Judge interfered with the chances of his horse REDCAYENNE placed 4th by the Judge. The interference ...

Hearing Date: 22 July 2017

Whangarei RC 22 July 2017 - R 2 - Chair, Mr A Dooley

Rule Number(s): 638(1)(d)
Following the running of race 2, Fell Engineering, an Information was filed pursuant to Rule 638 (1)(d). The Informant, Mr Williamson, alleged that Mr Elliot allowed his mount YULANIA to shift inwards when not sufficiently clear of SHEZAROCKSTAR which was checked and forced inwards crowding FLORENCE ...

Hearing Date: 22 July 2017

Whangarei RC 22 July 2017 - R 7 - Chair, Mr A Dooley

Rule Number(s): 638(1)(d)
Following the running of race 7,ITM / GIB, an Information was filed pursuant to Rule 638 (1)(d). The Informant, Mr Williamson, alleged that Mrs Thornton permitted her mount MAJOR TOM to shift outwards passing the 150 metres when not sufficiently clear of RECAYENNE which was dictated outwards then being ...

Document Actions
« August 2017 »
August
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31
« August 2017 »
August
MoTuWeThFrSaSu
1 2 3 4 5 6
7 8 9 10 11 12 13
14 15 16 17 18 19 20
21 22 23 24 25 26 27
28 29 30 31