Saturday, 15th October 2016

Track: Good
Penetrometer: N/A
Weather: Fine
Rail: True
Stewards: D Hensler (Chairman), L Twomey, R Hamilton, L Jackson
Deputy Stewards: L Ross (Clerk of Scales)
Number of Races: 5
Number of Runners: 32
Stakes Paid: $70,650

Race 1: TROBIS Class B Handicap 1100m

BROOKLYN (C Spry) – Bumped at the start.

THREE GORGES (K Gladwin) – Bumped at the start.  A post race veterinary examination revealed the gelding to have an elevated heart rate.

DENY DENY DENY (K Brooks ) – Rider reported that in her opinion the gelding had failed to handle the dirt surface at its first start at the track.

CASH LEAKAGE (B Davis) – Raced wide throughout.

POET'S CHOICE (F Bergstrand) – Raced keenly in the early stages until obtaining cover passing the 600m.

Race 2 – Benchmark 74 Handicap 1100m

General: Prior to the race Stewards interviewed trainer G Clarke in relation to the riding instructions he intended to give each jockey bearing in mind his stable had 5 runners in the event.

NEAT FEAT (K Gladwin) – Raced wide throughout and lay outwards rounding the home turn.

SPIRIT OF THE DAWN (C Spry) – Steadied from heels when racing keenly passing the 650m.

GIRLS AWAY (B Huppatz) – Slow to muster early speed.

Race 3 – 0-70 Handicap 1200m

General: Prior to the race Stewards interviewed trainer P Cole in relation to the riding instructions he intended to give each jockey bearing in mind his stable had 3 runners in the event.

BREATHE FREE (K Brooks ) – Raced wide throughout.

Race 4 – 0 – 64 Handicap 1300m

THE CONCORDE (S Altieri) – Bounded at the start.  Rider reported that the gelding failed to respond to her urgings and raced in a flat manner. A post race veterinary examination revealed the gelding to have an elevated heart rate.

CESTOS (K Gladwin) – Raced wide throughout.

Race 5 – 0-58 Handicap 1200m

AMADEO (B Davis) – Commenced awkwardly.

AUSSIE BOB (S Altieri) – Crowded and tightened for room at the start.

FARAJA (C Spry) – Raced wide throughout.

MAKOWSKY (K Brooks ) – Cast its near hind plate in running.

ECOLANE (K Gladwin) - Raced wide throughout.

CLAIR (M Tyndall) – Rider reported that her saddle shifted slightly rounding the home turn.

Summary

Reprimands/Warnings

Nil

Suspensions

Nil

Embargoes

Nil

Fines

Nil


D Hensler

NT Chairman of Stewards

Stewards Reports

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