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STIPENDIARY STEWARDS REPORT


Auckland Trotting Club Inc at Alexandra ParkFriday, 12 April 2019  
Meeting
Club:Auckland Trotting Club Inc at Alexandra Park
Weather:Overcast
Track:Easy
Rail:Not applicable
Stewards:S Mulcay (Chairman), J Muirhead, B Van Kan
Veterinarian:Dr J J A Hart
 
General
Trainers were instructed to attach mudguards to sulkies.
Supplementary:
Nil
Summary
Swabbing: ANDITOVER, BENSON BOYS, SOL INVICTUS, EYESPYWITHMYLITTLEYE, MACH SHARD, LEMOND, BETTERTHANKATY, LONGVIEW LADY, CRACKARED, TOBRUK
Protests: Nil
Suspensions: Nil
Fines:   Race 10L Chin (SAVITSKAYA)
[Rule 869(2) & Whip Regs Clause (b)] - Used whip on more occasions than permitted. Fined $200.
Warnings:   Race 3M Teaz (MISS BLISSFUL)
[Rule 857(7)(g)] - Back off mobile.
  Race 10L Chin (SAVITSKAYA)
[Rule 869(4)] - Maintain a straight course in run home.
Bleeders: Nil
Horse Actions:Race 1TERESKOVA - Warned Racing Manners
 Race 10ONE YANKEE SON - Unruly Mobiles
 Race 10RAVE NATION - Unruly Mobiles
Medical Certificates: Nil
Driver Changes: Nil
Late Scratchings:Race 11STRENGTH OF HEART - 10.45am - Vet's certificate provided
Scratching Penalties:Ineligible from 13/04/2019 until 17/04/2019 inclusive (5 days):
DI'Z LUCK, A BETTOR ACT, HUNTER BROMAC, LOUIE THE HORSE, ALL AMERICAN, CREDIT MASTER, LADY CHEROKEE, TO SIR WITH LOVE
 Exceptional Circumstances:
EVERMORE, COURT ON THE EDGE
 
Race Comments
Race 1THE ALEX BAR & EATERY MOBILE TROTVideo  Video 
MADEAKILLIN - broke at the start losing considerable ground.
TERESKOVA - broke at the start and galloped a considerable distance before settling. Broke again near the 600 metres. A warning was placed on the mare's racing manners.
SHE'S ALLTHE CRAZE - raced three wide early.
MY ROYAL ROXY - broke shortly after the start and trailed the field throughout.
ASTOUND - raced three wide early and middle stages.
THE PEAKY BLINDER - broke near the 250 metres losing all chance.
 
Race 2REMINDER - SMITH & PARTNERS WINTER CUP JUNE 28 MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
BENSON BOYS - shifted out under pressure approaching the 100 metres and locked wheels with JACK'S SHADOW for several strides.
MR KIWI - raced three wide early.
MAC'S TOMADO - raced three wide early.
PARKER - raced three wide early and middle stages.
BIG ON PERSONALITY - over-raced middle stages when midfield on the inner. Held up early final turn.
JACK'S SHADOW - shifted in under pressure approaching the 100 metres and locked wheels with BENSON BOYS for several strides.
ABOUT TURN - raced three wide without cover from 1000 metres.
GOVERNOR'S BAY - raced three wide early.
Authorisation of 1st place being awarded to dead-heaters BENSON BOYS and JACK'S SHADOW was withheld until it was established that both horses had contributed to the incident near the 100 metres by shifting ground.
 
Race 3DUNSTAN HORSE FEEDS MOBILE TROTVideo  Video 
ADELLE - broke near the 800 metres inconveniencing a trailing runner and lost all chance.
MAJESTIC MOMENT - inconvenienced passing the 800 metres by a breaking runner and galloped losing its chance.
GREAT FANTASY - tired from the 500 metres. A post race veterinary examination revealed no obvious abnormality.
MISS BLISSFUL - trotted roughly in the early stages of the score up and was back from position at dispatch. Driver M Teaz was warned to make a greater effort to maintain her position until dispatch in the future.
PHOEBE IMPERIAL - held up rounding the final turn before securing clear running near the 100 metres.
BRO FAWKES S - broke shortly after the start and lost all chance.
 
Race 4BUY A WOODLANDS WEANLING MAY 6TH MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
BETTERBROOK - weakened final turn.
HEAVEN LEE - held up early by a weakening runner on the final turn.
EYESPYWITHMYLITTLEYE - raced three wide early and middle stages before crossing to race outside the leader near the 600 metres.
HAPPY PLACE - lay in rounding the final turn and had to be corrected out of the passing lane by Driver J Stormont early in the run home.
BRYDON EARL - paced roughly late in the score up and was back from position at dispatch. Raced three wide with cover from the 1100 metres.
SIR TIGER - raced erratically approaching the 1200 metres.
GAMBIT - held up early final turn and then had to shift ground to obtain clear running in the home straight.
VESPA - held up early final turn before shifting wide to obtain clear running.
SOLE AMBITION - raced three wide from the 1100 metres.
 
Race 5www.one33.co.nz MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
The start of the event was delayed for approximately 20 minutes due to the on course ambulance staff being required to attend to a patron. Stewards directed that runners remain on the track after having been given an estimated time of arrival for a replacement ambulance of 5 minutes, however that did not occur.
TIGER SWIFT - held up early final turn
SOMETHINGABOUTMARY - raced three wide early and middle stages before crossing to race outside the leader approaching the 800 metres. Weakened final stages. A post race veterinary examination revealed no abnormality other than mild dehydration.
SHILLELAGH - back a length at dispatch. No action was taken given the delay. Held up early final turn.
LETS ELOPE - back a length at dispatch. No action was taken given the delay.
TRIPLE EIGHT - paced roughly over final stages.
 
Race 6WISH 4 FISH CHARITY FUNCTION FRIDAY MAY 24 MOBILE TROTVideo  Video 
Raceday Control allocated an amended start time of 8.30pm due to the delay in the previous race
MAJESTIC ALI - lay in and contacted several marker pegs approaching the 1200 metres.
PRES THE BELLE - over raced middle stages.
 
Race 7WOODLANDS STUD MILE HIGH F&M MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
FORTUNE SMILES - paced roughly approaching the first turn.
BETTERTHANKATY - permission was given for the blinds to be removed after the mare failed to warm up favourably.
TRIOLET - held up final turn and throughout the run home when unable to obtain clear running.
HAVTIME - raced three wide early and middle stages before crossing to race outside the leader near the 900 metres.
 
Race 8MAGNESS BENROW SIRES STAKES 2YO FILLIES (HEAT 3) MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
LULU LE MANS - held up final turn and early stages of the run home.
LONGVIEW LADY - paced greenly in the score up and was back a length at dispatch.
 
Race 9GARRARDS HORSE & HOUND MOBILE PACEVideo  Video 
STARRY STAR - tightened briefly near the 950 metres.
CRACKARED - lay in near the 950 metres briefly tightening an inside runner.
BIT OF A TIGER - held up early stages of the run home.
SHEFFIELD SPARKY - unable to maintain its position late in the score up and was back at dispatch.
PROSECUTION WITNESS - unable to maintain its position late in the score up and was back at dispatch. Had some difficulty obtaining clear running early in the run home.
 
Race 10YEE-HAW ITS AMERICAN NIGHT AT THE PARK APRIL 26 MOBILE TROTVideo  Video 
ONE YANKEE SON - sent to the Unruly at the driver's request after failing to warm up favourably. Placed on the Unruly for future mobiles. Raced three wide throughout before breaking approaching the 300 metres losing its chance.
RAVE NATION - broke in the score up and caused a false start when checking a second row runner. Driver S Abernethy elected to start from the Unruly position for the restart. Placed on the Unruly for future mobiles. Held up over the final stages when unable to secure clear running.
SAVITSKAYA - shifted out under pressure in the run home. Driver L Chin admitted a charge under Rule 869(2) in that he used his whip on more occasions than permitted under Clause (b) of the 'Use of the Whip' Regulations and was fined $200 by the JCA. Dr Chin was also warned to make a greater effort to keep his horse straight in the run home.
SECRETOFTHESEA SMILE - raced three wide early and middle stages.
AIN'T NO PRINCESS - raced three wide early and middle stages.
SONEY BEATT - broke passing the 1300 metres losing its chance.
SAINT MICHEL - permission was given for a rein burr to be removed for the restart.
SUNNY PEGASUS - held up briefly early in the run home.
LITTLE BRO - raced three wide with cover from the 1000 metres.
 
Race 11'2YO TOTE RACE PROGRAMMED FOR MAY 10' MOBILE TROTVideo  Video 
ERNIE CASTLETON - Junior Driver A Harrison reported that she had elected not to activate the removable deafeners due to the gelding trotting roughly in the run home.
TARUKENGA - raced three wide early.