Stipendiary Stewards Report


Palmerston North Greyhound Racing Club

Manawatu Raceway ON MONDAY 08 Apr 2019

Weather: Cloudy
Track: Good The track was presented in good order and the meeting proceeded smoothly and concluded on time.
Scales: Checked and correct
Health and Safety comment: Nil

Judicial report: An inquiry was opened and adjourned into a handler allegedly leaving the collar on a Greyhound which then raced with that item of gear still on. The person concerned had left the course when the matter came to the attention of the Stewards.

Incident Reports

Race Number Race Name Incident Report
Race 1 Formpro Ratings Free Every Monday C0 - C0 - 410 STORMIN' HOME (2) - began awkwardly but recovered quickly to race handy and finished in 4th place.
BIGTIME MILA (5) - in contact and was unbalanced from the start and settled back.
TUFF AN' SPICY (6) - was tightened between runners from the start and got back and stayed there.
BIGTIME LEO (7) - in contact from the start and settled back and never improved his position and finished last.
BIGTIME STELLA (8) - in contact going to the first turn and unbalanced but recovered to finish in 3rd place.
SKELDALE (9/3) - in contact for some distance going to the first turn and stayed out wide and finished well back.
Race 2 Greyhounds As Pets C1 - C1 - 410 CLANSMAN DOUGLAS (1) - obliged to ease to avoid heels into the first turn and lost momentum briefly.
CHOICE LASS (9/5) - raced a little wide and stayed back to finish near the rear.
SPARK 'EM UP (10/8) - raced wide over extra ground and finished last.
Race 3 Affordable Pet Accesories C1 - C1 - 410 EBBY RAPTOR (4) - checked and fell on the bend and took no further part in the race. Referred to the Vet and euthanised due to a fractured foreleg.
LESLIE ALBERT (5) - bumped after the start and unbalanced. Distracted momentarily by the fallen runners and lost momentum and stayed back to finish last.
BIGTIME CUTIE (6) - bumped and shifted out on the bend and was in contact and fell. Completed the race and referred to the Vet and found to have bruising over rump with a 10 days stand down.
TAKE ACTION (7) - tightened between runners at the start and got back. Forced wide into the bend and stayed back to finish near the rear.
BIGTIME RONNIE (8) - shifted in from the start and was in contact losing momentum briefly but recovered to finish 3rd.
Race 4 T McDonald Memorial Distance Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C2 - C2 - 410 CAWBOURNE MOSS (7) - jumped in abruptly from the start and checked another runner.
RAMBO (9/6) - checked when the start was made and settled back and raced wide and stayed there throughout.
Race 5 J P Print, Petone C2 - C2 - 410 BIGTIME MARLEY (1) - lost ground when awkwardly positioned into the first turn and was crowded for a short distance.
APRICITY (4) - shifted out after the start and bumped with another runner. Continued to shift out and raced wide over extra ground and finished well back.
PLAN STAN (5) - checked and lost ground when another runner lay in entering the home straight.
EYE FAR (6) - bumped and inconvenienced after the start but recovered to go on and win the race.
BIGTIME SERENA (7) - hampered when jostled for a short distance after the start. Lay in onto another runner which was checked into the straight.
Race 6 Red Snapper Seafoods, Christchurch C3 - C3 - 410 THREE AMIGOS (4) - was awkwardly positioned going to the first turn and was jostled and settled well back and stayed there.
LIMPY JACKSON (7) - slow to begin and lost two lengths but recovered to finish 3rd.
BIGTIME BANJO (8) - began awkwardly and settled back but also made up ground to finish 4th.
Race 7 L Henley Memorial Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C4 - C4 - 410 BIGTIME JASMINE (2) - one of the slowest to begin and settled back. Checked on the home turn and shifted out onto another runner and stayed back to finish last.
MAHALA BAY (3) - awkwardly placed between runners into the straight and lost ground and stayed back to finish 2nd last. referred to the vet and stood down for 10 days with tensor fascia late muscle pain.
BIGTIME MINNIE (8) - was slow to jump and lost ground. Was bumped and unbalanced when on a forward move on the home turn and lost momentum.
Race 8 Kamada Park C1 - C1 - 457 VAN JACK (3) - forced wide going to first turn and then covered extra ground on the bend and finished last.
BILL'S BARKER (4) - bumped early and settled back and stayed there throughout to finish 2nd last.
BIONIC BOY (5) - shifted out going to first turn and forced another runner off line.
Race 9 Outback Trading Company C1 - C1 - 457 BIGTIME PAIGE (3) - hampered after the start when jostled between runners for a short distance.
ARM TURNER (4) - bumped and unbalanced briefly going to first turn.
BIGTIME SHADOW (7) - jostled and unbalance going to first turn. Checked and fell on the bend but finished the race and referred to the Vet and stood down for 10 days with right hip bruising.
VIBE (8) - began awkwardly and settled at the rear but made up ground to finish 3rd.
Race 10 Steve 'The Auctioneer' Davis C2 - C2 - 457 BIGTIME ALFIE (2) - shifted out after the start and hampered two other runners which lost ground. Checked approaching home turn and lost ground and stayed back.
BIGTIME MIKE (4) - hampered and lost ground after the start.
LUCKY JAMES (5) - crowded and lost ground after the start.
CAVEMAN SAM (7) - checked approaching the home straight and stayed well back for the remainder.
BRAZIL CAMBARA (8) - checked and unbalanced on the home turn and drifted to finish in last place.
Race 11 Total Bodyshop Supplies C3/C4 - C3/4 - 457 KAMADA PARK (4) - slow to begin and settled back and stayed there throughout.
ALLEN MACK (6) - slow away from the start and got back and stayed there to finish last.
GAZZA'S GIRL (7) - slow away from the start but made up ground to finish in 3rd place.
Race 12 NZ Derby Group 1 Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C4/C5 - C4/5 - 457 BIG LEAGUE DIVA (1) - was the slowest to begin and stayed back throughout to finish last.
ASK KING JEFF (7) - raced wide after starting from an outside draw and finished 5th.
BIGTIME LEVI (8) - also raced wide from an outside draw and he finished 4th.


Scratchings

Race Number Race Name Scratching
Race 1 Formpro Ratings Free Every Monday C0 - C0 - 410 Bigtime Silver scratched

Grunty Mama scratched

Race 2 Greyhounds As Pets C1 - C1 - 410 Tuff Jewel scratched

Bigtime Baxter scratched

Bigtime Fantasy scratched

Race 3 Affordable Pet Accesories C1 - C1 - 410 Cassia scratched

Smash Rock scratched

Race 4 T McDonald Memorial Distance Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C2 - C2 - 410 Gunnar Blueblood scratched

Cawbourne Symsy scratched

Race 5 J P Print, Petone C2 - C2 - 410 Cool Wolf scratched

De Blonde scratched

Race 6 Red Snapper Seafoods, Christchurch C3 - C3 - 410 Kirkham Webby scratched

Tazia scratched

Race 7 L Henley Memorial Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C4 - C4 - 410 Bigtime Charlie scratched

Butterball scratched

Race 8 Kamada Park C1 - C1 - 457 Mister Ebby scratched

Iris Allen scratched

Race 9 Outback Trading Company C1 - C1 - 457 Bigtime Jasper scratched

Cawbourne Zayne scratched

Race 10 Steve 'The Auctioneer' Davis C2 - C2 - 457 Rambo scratched

Bigtime Doug scratched

Race 11 Total Bodyshop Supplies C3/C4 - C3/4 - 457 Bigtime Forest scratched

Bigtime Kiss scratched

Race 12 NZ Derby Group 1 Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C4/C5 - C4/5 - 457 Fusion Cronulla scratched



Stand Downs

Race Number Race Name Stand Down
Race 1 Formpro Ratings Free Every Monday C0 - C0 - 410 Grunty Mama Rule 40.15 from 04 Apr 2019 to 01 May 2019

Race 2 Greyhounds As Pets C1 - C1 - 410 Tuff Jewel Rule 40.11 from 07 Apr 2019 to 04 May 2019

Race 3 Affordable Pet Accesories C1 - C1 - 410 Bigtime Cutie Rule 56.1 from 08 Apr 2019 to 17 Apr 2019

Race 4 T McDonald Memorial Distance Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C2 - C2 - 410 Gunnar Blueblood Rule 40.13 from 08 Apr 2019 to 21 Apr 2019

Race 7 L Henley Memorial Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C4 - C4 - 410 Mahala Bay Rule 56.1 from 08 Apr 2019 to 17 Apr 2019

Race 9 Outback Trading Company C1 - C1 - 457 Bigtime Shadow Rule 56.1 from 08 Apr 2019 to 17 Apr 2019



Swabbings

Race Number Race Name Swabbing
Race 1 Formpro Ratings Free Every Monday C0 - C0 - 410 Bigtime Coco Swab No: Post race

Race 3 Affordable Pet Accesories C1 - C1 - 410 Kirkham Coby Swab No: Post race

Race 4 T McDonald Memorial Distance Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C2 - C2 - 410 Bigtime Cooper Swab No: Post race

Race 5 J P Print, Petone C2 - C2 - 410 Eye Kno Swab No: Post race

Race 7 L Henley Memorial Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C4 - C4 - 410 Bigtime Honey Swab No: Post race

Race 9 Outback Trading Company C1 - C1 - 457 Midnight Molly Swab No: Post race

Race 10 Steve 'The Auctioneer' Davis C2 - C2 - 457 Turanza's Terror Swab No: Post race

Race 12 NZ Derby Group 1 Heats 11th April @ Cambridge C4/C5 - C4/5 - 457 Ask King Jeff Swab No: Pre Race Random





G.Whiterod and B.Bateup and C.Boyce Vet

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Gavin Whiterod

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