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Hearing Date: 20 June 2021

NZ Metropolitan TC 20 June 2021 - R 6 - Chair, Ms O Jarvis

Rule Number(s): 869(2) and Whip and Rein Regulations
Following the running of Race 6, the #Completethefleet-Support the Horse Ambulance Trust Pace, an Information was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr P Williams against Licensed Open Driver, Mr RE Cameron, alleging a breach of Rule 869(2) in that he used his whip with more than a wrist flicking motion when ...

Hearing Date: 20 June 2021

NZ Metropolitan TC 20 June 2021 - R 1 - Chair, Ms O Jarvis

Rule Number(s): 869(2)
Following the running of Race 1, the Mid-Winter at Addington (Amateur Drivers) Mobile Race, an Information was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr P Williams against Licensed Amateur Driver, Ms M McIntyre, alleging a breach of Rule 869(2) in that she used her whip with more than a wrist flicking motion ...

Hearing Date: 20 June 2021

NZ Metropolitan TC 20 June 2021 - R 1 - Chair, Ms O Jarvis

Rule Number(s): 869(2)
Following the running of Race 1, the Mid-Winter at Addington (Amateur Drivers) Mobile Race, an Information was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr P Williams against Licensed Amateur Driver, Ms S Wigg, alleging a breach of Rule 869(2) in that she used her whip with more than a wrist flicking motion driving ...

Hearing Date: 19 June 2021

Whangarei RC 19 June 2021 - R 3 (request for a ruling) - Chair, Hon J W Gendall QC

Rule Number(s): 631(6)(c)
Rule 918 of the Rules of Racing enables a Stipendiary Steward to seek a Ruling (where there is no Defendant) from the Judicial Committee on a matter referred to in the Information, because of the following circumstances. Mr Williamson requested that "Race 3 be declared void due to mechanical failure ...

Hearing Date: 19 June 2021

Whangarei RC 19 June 2021 - R 1 - Chair, Hon J W Gendall QC

Rule Number(s): 340
Following the running of Race 1, the ATLAS QUARRIES maiden, Mr Williamson presented an Information alleging that Mr Bishara committed a breach of Rule 340 in that he misconducted himself when instructing Ms T Newman, the Rider of SELVAVERDE trained by Mr Bishara. Rule 340 provides: "A licensed person ...

Hearing Date: 18 June 2021

Auckland TC 18 June 2021 - R 7 - Chair, Mr BJ Scott

Rule Number(s): 869(4) and 869(6)(b)&(c)
Following the running of the SIMS PACIFIC METALS - MONEY FOR METAL Handicap Pace, an Information was lodged by Senior Stipendiary Steward, Mr S Mulcay against Driver, Mr O Gillies alleging that as the Driver of OHOKA ACHILLES he shifted his horse outwards near the 1050 metres mark anf forced FRANKIE ...

Hearing Date: 17 June 2021

Wanganui JC 17 June 2021 - R 4 - Chair, Mr N McCutcheon

Rule Number(s): 638(1)(d)
Following the running of Race 4 (B Connors Family Clan 1600), Information A14136 was filed with the Judicial Committee. It was alleged by the Informant that Ms Hirini had allowed her mount to shift out near the 300m when not clear of LUCKY VIKING (K Hercock) which was checked. Ms Hirini said that she ...

Hearing Date: 17 June 2021

NZ Metro TC 17 June 2021 - R 7 - Chair, Mr S Ching

Rule Number(s): Rule 869(2)
Following the running of Race 7, the Granite Benchtop Company Pace, an Information was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr S Renault against Licensed Open Driver, Mr J Hay alleging a breach of Rule 869(2) in that he used his whip in more than a wrist flicking motion in the home straight. Rule 869(2) reads ...

Hearing Date: 13 June 2021

NZ Metropolitan TC 13 June 2021 - R 3 - Chair, Mr R McKenzie

Rule Number(s): 869(2)& Whip and Rein Regulations
Following the running of Race 3, Nevele R Stud “Young at Heart” Mobile Pace, an Information was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr P Williams, against Licensed Graduation Driver, Mr WD O’Connell, alleging that, as the driver of ALEXY in the race, he “used his whip free of the rein throughout the home straight”. ...

Hearing Date: 13 June 2021

Waimate RC 13 June 2021 - R 8 - Chair, Mr D Anderson

Rule Number(s): 638(1)(d)
Following the running of Race 8 an Information was filed by Chief Stipendiary Steward, Mr J Oatham, against Apprentice Jockey Miss M Gestain in that she “allowed her mount OUR BOY RITCHIE to shift inwards passing the 2100 metres crowding and checking ANYTHINGCOULDHAPPEN and TAKE THE DEEL.” Rule 638(1)(d) ...

Hearing Date: 13 June 2021

NZ Metropolitan TC 13 June 2021 - R 6 (instigating a protest) - Chair, Mr R McKenzie

Rule Number(s): 870(3)& Breaking Horses Regulation
Following the running of Race 6, Faulks Investment (Junior Drivers) Mobile Trot, an Information instigating a protest was filed by Stipendiary Steward, Mr P Williams, against YURI (KT Newman), placed 5th by the judge, on the ground that it “broke in excess of 50 metres in the final 200 metres of the ...

Hearing Date: 12 June 2021

Waikato RC 12 June 2021 - R 6 - Chair, Mr N McCutcheon

Rule Number(s): 614(2)
Mr D Wiles - Trainer (VIBRATO AND GINGER TOO) - presented horses to race in the incorrect saddlecloth number. Penalty - $50 fine

Hearing Date: 10 June 2021

Taranaki RI 10 June 2021 - R 2 - Chair, Mr N McCutcheon

Rule Number(s): 638(3)(b)(ii)
Following the running of Race 2, Information A14560 was filed with the Judicial Committee. It was alleged by the Informant that Ms Farr used her whip excessively on her mount CAPELLANI prior to the 100m. Ms Farr said that she understood the Rule, Charge and confirmed that she admitted the breach. Mr ...

Hearing Date: 11 June 2021

NZ Metro TC 11 June 2021 - R 4 (Instigating a Protest) - Chair, Mr S Ching

Rule Number(s): 870(3) (Instigating a Protest) and Breaking Horses Regulations
Following the running of Race 4, the Spectators Is Open Sunday’s Handicap Trot, Stipendiary Steward, Ms R Haley, filed an Information instigating a protest against MY MOMENT’S NOW, driven by Mr M Williamson, placed 5th by the Judge, on the grounds of “breaking and then galloping in excess of 50m inside ...

Hearing Date: 10 June 2021

Forbury Park TC 10 June 2021 - R 7 - Chair, Prof G Hall

Rule Number(s): 869(3)(b)
Mr Munro alleged that Mr Morrison permitted his drive GLASSY WEBB in Race 7 to shift ground at the 700 metres contacting the legs of ZIRCON LASS (T Dewe). Mr Morrison stated he was an experienced Junior Driver and did not require the assistance of an Open Driver. Miss Haley identified the relevant horses ...

Hearing Date: 10 June 2021

Taranaki RI 10 June 2021 - R 2 (adjourned heard 17 June 2021 at Wanganui) - Chair, Mr N McCutcheon

Rule Number(s): 638(3)(b)(ii)
Following the running of Race 2 (Monstavision Supporting Life Education Trust Hwt), Information A14562 was filed with the Judicial Committee. It was alleged that Mr Downs used his whip excessively prior to the 100m. Mr Downs said that he understood the Rule, Charge and confirmed that he admitted the ...

Hearing Date: 10 June 2021

Taranaki RI 10 June 2021 - R 2 (adjourned heard 17 June 2021 at Wanganui) - Chair, Mr N McCutcheon

Rule Number(s): 638(3)(b)(ii)
Following the running of Race 2 (Monstavision Supporting Life Education Trust Hwt), Information A14561 was filed with the Judicial Committee. It was alleged by the Informant that Mr Chipperfield used his whip excessively prior to the 100m. Mr Chipperfield said that he understood the Rule, Charge and ...

Hearing Date: 7 June 2021

Auckland RC 7 June 2021 - R 6 - Chair, Hon JW Gendall QC

Rule Number(s): 638(2)
Following the running of Race 6, the McGregor Grant Steeplechase, Mr A Cole presented an Information alleging that Mr H McNeill, the Rider of the winner EION “breached Rule 638(2) in that he made a celebratory gesture prior to the winning post". Mr McNeill admitted the breach of the Rule. The Race film ...

Hearing Date: 6 June 2021

Waikato BOP H 6 June 2021 - R 8 - Chair, Prof G Hall

Rule Number(s): 869(3)(b)
Mr Ydgren alleged that Mr Hope permitted his drive MUSCLE MOUNTAIN in Race 8 to shift inwards when not sufficiently clear of KIWITRIX which broke near the 1400 metres.

Hearing Date: 5 June 2021

Auckland RC 5 June 2021 - R 1 - Chair, Prof G Hall

Rule Number(s): 638(1)(d)
Mr Williamson alleged a breach of r 638(1)(d) in that Mr Weatherley in Race 1 allowed his mount QUEEN OF SOUL to shift in when not sufficiently clear of ILLUMINATION which was checked, having to shift outwards to avoid heels forcing KING KHAN and SIDE EYE wider near the 1350 metres.

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