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Waikato Bay of Plenty Harness Inc

Stipendiary Stewards Report

Club
Waikato Bay of Plenty Harness Inc at Cambridge Raceway
Weather
Showery
Track
Slushy, Fast
Rail
Not applicable
Stewards
J Muirhead (Chairman), A Dooley, B Van Kan
Veterinarian
Dr L R Holdaway
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General

General
Pre race blood testing was carried out.

Supplementary

Auckland TC - Friday, 9th October 2020
Race 7 - KERRY HOGGARD MEMORIAL- 'THE HOLMES DG' HANDICAP PACE
TRIPLE EIGHT - Co trainer S Telfer advised that blood test taken showed the gelding to be unwell, resulting in it racing below its best and that TRIPLE EIGHT has since been under veterinary care. Mr Telfer advised that the gelding would be taken back to the trials before resuming.

Summary

Swabbing
EXPRESS PLAY, PETITEWILLSHINE, MURPHYS REWARD, LITTLEBITOFLOVE, GREY STOKE, EMMI ROSE, REVITALISE, UNDERTHESOUTHERNSUN, HIGH POINT, B D JOE
Protests
Nil
Suspensions
Race 1A Temu (CLIFTON FLUTTER)
[Rule 869(3)(g)] - Drove in a manner capable of diminishing the chances.
Suspended from 15/10/2020 until 03/12/2020 inclusive.
Fines
Race 1F Phelan (EXPRESS PLAY)
[Rule 869(2) & Whip & Rein Regs] - Whip action. Fined $200.
Race 2R Villiger (PRESIDENTS TOPSHOT)
[Rule 865(1)] - Late notification of gear. Fined $50.
Warnings
Race 1K Hall (LYNTON CREEK)
[Rule 857(7)(g)] - Maintain position on mobile.
Race 1J Kriechbaumer (MR INCREDIBLE)
[Rule 865(2)] - Incorrect gear.
Race 2S Doody (GET ON THE SAUCE)
[Rule 865(2)] - Incorrect gear.
Race 2S Weaver (PETITEWILLSHINE)
[Rule 865(2)] - Incorrect gear.
Race 3J Young (TONI STREET)
[Rule 865(2)] - Incorrect gear.
Race 10D Ferguson (HIGH POINT)
[Rule 869(2) & Whip & Rein Regs] - Whip Action.
Bleeders
Nil
Horse Action
Race 2GET ON THE SAUCE - Unruly Stands Trainer's Request
Race 3PROP ROCK - Warned Racing Manners
Race 3REALLY - Warned Performance
Race 4MAJESTIC STRIDE - Ineligible Racing Performance - Stood Down 1 Trial
Race 7SIX TIMES A LADY - Cleared From Unruly Mobiles
Race 7ZOE - Warned Racing Manners
Race 8MAJOR RAGE - Warned Performance
Race 11APIECEOFLOU - Warned Mobiles
Medical Certificate
Nil
Driver Changes
Nil
Late Scratchings
Nil
Scratching Penalties
Ineligible from 16/10/2020 until 20/10/2020 inclusive (5 days):
COTTON SOCKS, TARUKENGA, EYES ON FIRE, HOLYROOD, POLKA DELIGHT, FOREVER BETTOR, WE HAVE A MACH TWO

Race Comments

Race 1   TIM VINCE SUPPORTS HARNESS RACING MOBILE PACE
EXPRESS PLAY - Amateur Driver F Phelan admitted a charge in that he used his whip in contravention of the Whip and Rein Regulations. The JCA imposed a fine of $200.
MR INCREDIBLE - Trainer J Kriechbaumer was warned for presenting the gelding with an anti-choking device that was not notified.
KAYLA MAGUIRE - raced outside the leader throughout. A hearing was opened and adjourned as it was alleged Amateur Driver S Wigg drove KAYLA MAGUIRE in a manner capable of diminishing the chances of her horse winning by failing to ease her drive during the middle stages when racing outside the leader HIGHVIEW JUSTICE so as to give KAYLA MAGUIRE some respite which would thereby enable the mare to finish the race off in the most competitive manner possible.
HIGHVIEW JUSTICE - Driver J Kriechbaumer was spoken to advisedly in regard to his whip action.
MARIA KIRILENKO - made brief contact with the sulky of an inside runner when being eased after the start then raced three wide with cover throughout. Amateur Driver A Beecroft was spoken to advisedly in regard to his driving tactics.
LYNTON CREEK - back from position at dispatch. Amateur Driver K Hall was warned to maintain his barrier position.
CHALBERG - Amateur Driver T Hopkins was spoken to advisedly in regard to his whip action.
CLIFTON FLUTTER - inconvenienced momentarily after locking sulky stays briefly with a runner being eased after the start, then proceeded to race three wide without cover throughout. Amateur Driver A Temu admitted a charge in that she drove in a manner capable of diminishing the chance of her horse winning when she raced three wide without cover throughout the 2700m race. The JCA imposed a suspension of her Amateur Driver's licence up to and including 3 December 2020.
SUNSET RED - over-raced middle stages.
Race 2   XMAS PACKAGES ARE SELLING FAST. BOOK TODAY TROT
PLAY FOOTSIE - broke at the start losing ground.
GET ON THE SAUCE - Trainer S Doody was warned for presenting the the gelding with blinds that were not notified. Broke shortly after the start losing ground. The gelding was declared unruly for standing starts at Trainer's request.
HAKA PRIDE - broke passing the 800m.
PRESIDENTS TOPSHOT - Trainer R Villiger was issued a Minor Infringement Notice and fined $50 for the late gear notification of blinds for this gelding. Broke approaching the1500m. Broke again at the 700m and in the run home.
PETITEWILLSHINE - Trainer F Weaver was warned for presenting the gelding with blinds that were not notified.
SET ME FREE - broke briefly shortly after the start. Driver S McCaffrey was spoken to advisedly in regard to his whip action.
ELEGANT PEAK - broke shortly after the start losing ground. Broke at the 600m.
MANCHESTER'S ECLIPSE - there was a 2 minute delay to the start due to MANCHESTER'S ECLIPSE requiring gear to be adjusted.
SIDNEY CROSBY - broke approaching the 2000m losing its chance.
Race 3   BRUNTWOOD EQUESTRIAN - HORSE AGISTMENT MOBILE PACE
PROP ROCK - weakened at the 600m. A warning was placed the mare's racing manners record.
REALLY - raced three wide early before reaching the parked position outside the leader passing the 1600m. Weakened at the 1200m and was pulled up. A warning was placed on the mare's racing performance record. A post race veterinary examination revealed no obvious abnormality but had a slow recovery.
THE BANKER - raced three wide early before being improved forward to the lead approaching the 1000m. When questioned with regard to the manner in which he drove to the finish line Driver D Butcher stated that the gelding had been laying in throughout the race and had raced wide for a while during the early stages of the race. Mr Butcher also said he had given the gelding some encouragement with the whip at the 50m and 20m but considered the horse was doing its best. Stewards accepted his explanation.
TONI STREET - Trainer J Young was warned for presenting the filly with removeable deafeners which were not notified.
Race 4   GARRARDS HORSE AND HOUND TROT
LITTLEBITOFLOVE - slow away.
SIR HENRY CASTLETON - broke at the start and trailed the field throughout.
MAJESTIC STRIDE - broke uncontrollably and taken clear of the field to correct is gait passing the 1400m. Broke again at the 400m. The mare was stood down to trial before resuming.
ISAAC H - fractious just prior to the start causing a delay. Went to improve 3 wide passing the 1800m then the tempo increased ,over raced when driver Z Butcher attempted to ease back. Proceeded 3 wide forward to race outside the leader at the 1200m before receiving cover at the 1100m. Eased wider on the track at the 300m and then ran out under pressure.
Race 5   MARCOOLA STANDING AT NEVELE R STUD HANDICAP TROT
SAFRAKOVA - Driver L Chin advised that the removable deafeners were not activated due to the release cord becoming entangled.
SUPERFAST NINJA - held up for clear running in the final straight shifting ground outwards and failed to obtain clear running in the run home. Driver A Drake advised that he did not activate the removable deafeners.
FIRA - broke entering the final straight losing its chance.
LUKYANOVA - held up entering the final straight and had difficulty obtaining clear running in the run home.
THE LAST GAMBLE - over-raced middle stages.
GRIFFINS HALL - raced three wide without cover middle stages.
Race 6   GREGORY EQUINE SADDLERY FOR THE BEST FIT MOBILE PACE
FLEETING GRIN - Driver P Ferguson was spoken to advisedly in regard to his loose rein action.
CEE WHATADELIGHT - improved 3 wide without cover from the 1200m, weakened inconveniencing trailing runners inside the final 500m.
PETER FORSBERG - Driver J Abernethy was spoken to advisedly in regard to his whip action.
ALL MONEY - improved three wide to the parked position at the 1700m.
JIMMY RICHTER -3 wide with cover from the 1200m inconvenienced by a tiring runner inside the 500m, then raced 4 wide thereafter and failed to run on.
TICKING OVER - three wide early then eased to the rear. 3 wide with cover from the 1200m inconvenienced by a tiring runner inside the 500m.
BETTOR GET IT ON - Driver J Dickie momentarily dropped his foot from the sulky footrest while activating gear passing the 200m.
BETTER THAN MOST - Driver D Ferguson was spoken to advisedly in regard to his loose rein action.
EMMI ROSE - improved three wide until reaching the parked position at the 1400m. Driver B Mangos was spoken to advisedly in regard to his whip action.
Race 7   BetaVet NATURAL SOLUTIONS MOBILE PACE
BONDI SHAKE - the authorisation of the payment of the third placing was withheld until Stewards confirmed that the colt had complied with the Breaking Horses Regulation when it galloped late in the run home.
ZOE - broke approaching the 1800m losing its chance. A warning was placed on the mare's racing manners record.
LIONEL MESSI - improved three wide early reaching the parked position at the 1700m. Weakened when in the lead entering the home straight inconveniencing trailing runners.
NEW FRONTIER - held up rounding the final turn.
INQUISITO - raced wide early.
SUIDELIKE MAJOR - inconvenienced by a weakening runner passing the 200m.
GODZILLER - held up entering the final straight.
SIX TIMES A LADY - held up rounding the final turn. Removed from the Unruly list for mobile starts.
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LAVAZZA - locked sulky wheels with PORT DELIGHT which resulted in a check to the trailing runner inside the 400m.
PORT DELIGHT - locked sulky wheels with LAVAZZA inside the 400m.
BLAZING SPEED - raced three wide without cover until reaching in the parked out at the1100m.
EMMBER - raced wide early.
MAJOR RAGE - after trailing the leader weakened out from the 700m. A post race veterinary examination revealed no obvious abnormality. A warning was placed on the mares racing performance.
ANAM NUNU - paced roughly when the pace was eased and broke passing the 400m.
REVITALISE - raced three wide until reaching the parked out position outside the leader with 900m to run.
EAGLE WATCH - over-raced middle stages.
Race 9   LATHER UP AT WOODLANDS STUD HANDICAP PACE
MISTER SLICK - broke at the start losing ground. Raced keenly when outside the leader middle stages. Weakened out in the home straight.
ABOUT TURN - held up rounding the final turn and failed to get clear racing room until late in the run home. Driver L Whittaker advised that he did not activate the sliding blinds.
CRUZEE MACH - paced roughly and broke at the 2500m.
AMERICAN ME - over-raced middle stages.
BENJAMIN BUTTON - broke at the start losing ground.
Race 10   SUNDAY AFTERNOON RACES HERE 25TH OCTOBER MOBILE PACE
HIGH POINT - Driver D Ferguson was issued with a warning being in contravention of the Whip & Rein Regulations.
BETTERBEBETTER - when tiring passing the 200m momentarily placed in tight quarters by a runner improving on the inside.
J BEE - held up final turn.
BROOKIES JAFFA - raced three wide without cover from inside the 1100m.
SPIRIT OF ANZAC - raced three wide with cover from inside the 1100m.
LITTLE MISS PERFECT - held up final turn.
OHOKA ACHILLES - held up rounding the final turn and over the early stages of the run home momentarily placing BETTERBEBETTER in confined quarters.
Race 11   WOODLANDS STUD SIRES STAKES SERIES (HEAT 2) MOBILE PACE
APIECEOFLOU - Broke at the start. A warning was placed on the gelding's mobile barrier manners record.