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STIPENDIARY STEWARDS REPORT


NZ Metropolitan Trotting Club Inc at Addington RacewayFriday, 29 June 2018  
Meeting
Club:NZ Metropolitan Trotting Club Inc at Addington Raceway
Weather:Fine
Track:Fast
Rail:Not applicable
Stewards:R Quirk (Chairman), S Renault, P Lamb
Veterinarian:Dr M L Bonner DVM
 
General
Pre-race blood testing was carried out.
Supplementary:
Marlborough HRC - Sunday, 24th June 2018
Race 8 - YEALANDS FAMILY WINES MARLBOROUGH WINTER CUP (HCP PACE)
Trainer G Dunn advised Stewards on 27 June that COLE PORTER showed symptoms of a virus after racing at Blenheim last Sunday and has been sent for a spell.
Summary
Swabbing: BORNTOBEASTAR, ITS OFFICIAL BABE, THINK ABOUT ME, THE DOMINATOR, TIJUANA TAXI, THE CRIMSON PRINCE, MAGICAL MACCA, PARAVANI
Protests: Nil
Suspensions:   Race 6C DeFilippi(TESSA'S ROCKET)
[Rule 869(2) & Whip Regs (b)] - Used whip more than permitted (3 days).
Suspended from 06/07/2018 until 15/07/2018 inclusive.
Fines:   Race 8M Anderson (MAGICAL MACCA)
[Rule 869(4)(6)(b)(c)] - Breach of Push Out Rule. Fined $200.
Warnings:   Race 8J Morrison (CHEEZEL)
[Rule 869(4)] - Attempting to shift ground when not in a position to do so.
Bleeders: Nil
Horse Actions:Race 4LIGHT YEAR FRANCO - Ineligible Standing Starts - Stood Down 1 Trial
 Race 8KEY REACTOR - Veterinary Clearance Required (ECG Required)
 Race 8PEACE TRAIN - Warned Mobiles
Medical Certificates: Nil
Driver Changes: Nil
Late Scratchings: Nil
Scratching Penalties:Ineligible from 30/06/2018 until 04/07/2018 inclusive (5 days):
KINGSLAYER, UNICO LEGEND, VI LEE
 
Race Comments
Race 1HARAS des TROTTEURS MOBILE TROTVideo  Video 
NOBLE MISTRESS - weakened final bend.
DESERT PRINCE - trotted roughly in the early stages. Broke near the 350 metres and again over the concluding stages.
MOY - weakened final bend.
WESTY BOYZ - trotted roughly in the early stages. Hung inwards rounding the first bend and continued to trot roughly.
SPURRED BY SUCCESS - broke near the 200 metres.
BORNTOBEASTAR - raced wide rounding the first bend.
LOVEY DOVEY MOMENT - trotted roughly in the score up and was back from the unruly. Trotted roughly in the middle stages. Broke near the 200 metres.
MONRIKA - trotted roughly in the score up and was back from the unruly. Hung inwards and trotted roughly in the home straight.
 
Race 2CHRISTCHURCH CASINO MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
EVERY OPTION - hung inwards final bend and struck a pylon. Held up early and middle stages of the run home.
BIRD OF PARADISE - driver O Thornley reported she was unable to activate the removable deafeners due to the cord becoming entangled.
GO DAVEY - lay inwards in the run home.
LAYTONS LASS - over-raced through the middle stages.
MANINTHEMIRROR - hung outwards shortly after the start. Held up early stages of the run home.
ITS OFFICIAL BABE - lay inwards over the concluding stages.
FRANCO HAMPTON - raced wide early stages.
CRUZY DUDE - held up early stages of the run home.
BETTOR BEONTOIT - hung outwards in the latter stages of the score up. Improved wide without cover from the 1100 metres.
 
Race 3STORER MOTORS MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
MISS PINOCCHIO - the rein pricker was removed prior to the start after the filly warmed up unfavourably. Held up rounding the final bend.
GOTTA PARTY DOLL - weakened final bend.
TABITHA FRANCO - hung inwards throughout.
PRESTONPANS - hung outwards when leading racing into the first bend.
GALLEONS CONNOISSEUR - held up final bend. Had difficulty obtaining clear racing room in the run home.
DONEGAL DAVY BOYD - paced roughly near the 700 metres after being shifted wider on the track.
 
Race 4HILLSIDE ITM HANDICAP TROTVideo  Video 
RED HOT ROCKET - locked wheels with JERRY GARCIA momentarily in the home straight after that runner had hung outwards.
BEYOND THE HORIZON - hung inwards and lost ground through the middle stages. Held up early stages of the run home.
MEDUSA - slow to begin. Placed in restricted room near the 1400 metres when BEYOND THE HORIZON had hung and shifted ground inwards. Trotted roughly in the home straight.
BEG HALL - broke shortly after the start losing all chance.
RUTHLESS KAYLA - held up early stages of the run home.
MR FAHRENHEIT - weakened over the concluding stages. When questioned regarding the performance, driver D Dunn advised that despite having to work during the running he was disappointed with the effort. A post-race veterinary examination revealed no abnormalities.
REDWOOD INVASION - raced keenly in the middle stages when being restrained to obtain a trail. Broke with 200 metres to run when shifting into the passing lane.
JERRY GARCIA - hung outwards in the run home momentarily locking wheels with RED HOT ROCKET.
LIGHT YEAR FRANCO - broke at the start losing all chance and was retired from the event. This mare is required to complete one satisfactory trial from a stand. Trainer S McRae advised the mare would be restricted to mobile starts where possible.
 
Race 5GARRARDS HORSE & HOUND MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
BRIDGET BLUE CHIP - hampered near the 1100 metres due to an easing of the pace. Hung outwards and over-raced from the 700 metres. Continued to hang outwards throughout the home straight restricting the ability of R Holmes to drive the mare out.
THE DIRECTOR - hampered near the 1100 metres due to an easing of the pace. An Information was lodged under Rule 869(2) alleging driver G Smith used his whip more than permitted by clause (b) of the Use of Whip Regulations. Due to Mr Smith having left the course the hearing was adjourned sine die by the JCA.
SAYING GRACE - over-raced through the middle stages.
HAYDEN'S MEDDLE - eased near the 1100 metres despite the efforts of driver M Anderson inconveniencing trailing runners.
HIGHLAND REIGN - driver S O'Reilly reported she lost her whip near the 100 metres.
MIKEY MAGUIRE - hampered near the 1100 metres due to an easing of the pace. Held up early and middle stages of the run home.
HUNDIE - hampered near the 1100 metres due to an easing of the pace.
 
Race 6MIKE PERO FENDALTON SUPPORTS WISH4FISH MOBILE TROTVideo  Video 
ONE YANKEE GINGA - weakened from the 600 metres.
NATIVES LASTING LOVE - held up and trotted roughly on the final bend.
TESSA'S ROCKET - broke early in the score up and was back slightly at the start. Driver C DeFilippi admitted a breach of Rule 869(2) in that he used his whip on more occasions than permitted by Clause (b) of the Use of Whip Regulations. After hearing submissions on penalty, the JCA suspended Mr DeFilippi's Horseman's Licence from the conclusion of racing on 5 July 2018 up to and including 15 July 2018 (3 days).
IDLE MOOSE - trotted roughly final bend.
LIGHTWORKOFIT - hung inwards throughout the run home.
TIJUANA TAXI - raced wide early stages.
THE BLOSS - over-raced early stages.
JAW D NANCY - broke near the 1100 metres when improving three wide.
 
Race 7FERNLAW - GARRY THOMPSON SOLICITOR 2YO MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
JIVE - paced roughly in the score up and was out of position at dispatch. Hung outwards near the 1100 metres inconveniencing BALRAJ.
PROSECUTION WITNESS - over-raced middle stages.
BALRAJ - inconvenienced by JIVE near the 1100 metres. Hung inwards and paced roughly final bend.
J B MAUNEY - driver B Orange reported he did not activate the removable deafeners due to having the field covered.
THE CRIMSON PRINCE - hung outwards in the score up. Raced wide early stages. Hung inwards in the home straight. Trainer T McMillan advised that the gelding will now be sent for a spell.
 
Race 8PI & GJ KENNARD BLOODSTOCK MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
The start was delayed three minutes at the request of the TAB.
TRACKSAREFORTRAINS - placed in restricted room late in the run home and broke shortly after the finish line.
KEY REACTOR - gave ground rapidly from the 650 metres. A post-race veterinary examination revealed signs of cardiac arrhythmia with a veterinary clearance including an ECG required.
PEACE TRAIN - broke at the start losing ground. A warning was placed on the mobile barrier record of the gelding. Weakened final bend.
THAT ALEXANDER GUY - held up for clear racing room in the early and middle stages of the run home.
FLYINGMASTERWILLIAMS - forced to race wider on the track by MAGICAL MACCA near the 1700 metres. Stewards adjourned an investigation into the manner Driver L O'Reilly drove after the finish line. Mr O'Reilly will also be spoken to regarding the manner he drove near the 1600 metres.
CHEEZEL - jostled with MAGICAL MACCA (M Anderson) for a distance around the first bend. Stewards questioned drivers J Morrison (CHEEZEL), assisted by C DeFilippi and M Anderson, assisted by D Dunn in regards to this incident. After hearing from all drivers and viewing the videos, Mr Morrison was warned for attempting to shift ground when not in a position to do so.
GO TODDY - raced wide early stages.
BELLA VELOCE - hung inwards late in the run home placing TRACKSAREFORTRAINS in restricted room.
MAGICAL MACCA - jostled with CHEEZEL for a distance around the first bend. Improved outwards near the 1700 metres causing the improving FLYINGMASTERWILLIAMS to race wider on the track . Driver M Anderson (assisted by D Dunn) admitted a breach of Rule 869(4)(6)(b)(c) and after hearing submissions on penalty, the JCA imposed a fine of $200.
 
Race 9PIAZZA D'ORO ESPRESSO SERVED AT SPECTATORS MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
LIVING LEGEND - over-raced in the early stages when wide on the track.
LOCKED OUT OF HEAVEN - held up in the early and middle stages of the run home.
OMAR SHARIF - raced wide early stages. Hung outwards in the home straight. Held up late in the run home.
FLAMBOYANT - raced wide early stages.
HIS ROYAL HARNESS- raced wide early stages.
TAKITIMU EXPRESS - over-raced middle stages.
 
Race 10AUSTRALASIAN BREEDERS CROWN 3YO TROTTING FILLIES HEAT (MOB)Video  Video 
RENEZMAE - raced keenly middle stages.
THE GREAT REDEEMER - trotted roughly rounding the first bend.