O’Sullivans disqualified until 2020: Racing.com 11/29/18

By: Brad Bishop Terry and Karina O'Sullivan are set to spend more than 12 months on the sidelines after being disqualified by the Racing Appeals and Disciplinary Board on Thursday. The Stawell-based father-and-daughter training team were outed until December 31 next year in relation to elevated cobalt readings returned by two of their horses in

SA trainers have tubing bans cut on appeal: Racenet 11/28/18

Press Release: A training duo received significant reductions to hefty raceday treatment penalties after an appeal to the South Australian Racing Appeals Tribunal (RAT). Niki O’Shea and Ashton Downing received five and two-year penalties respectively after they were caught attempting to stomach tube a horse on the way to a Strathalbyn meeting on May 2. Stewards followed

Laing, Camerons avoid altrenogest sanctions: Racing.com 11/27/18

Racing.com Staff: Trainers Robbie Laing and Russell and Scott Cameron have avoided sanction after having mares in their respective stables test positive for trenbolone, an anabolic androgenic steroid. Racing Victoria stewards in their investigation found that Laing and the Camerons administered a product (Regu-Mate) containing the active constituent altrenogest, a product used to prevent mares

RV investigating Balfour: Racing.com 11/23/18

By: Andrew Eddy Veteran Mornington trainer Clive Balfour faces another Racing Victoria investigation into possible race-day treatment just seven months after returning from a ban for the same offence. RV stewards at Moe on Thursday reported that members of the Compliance Assurance Team had been at the 74-year-old's stables that morning, where they discovered traces

ATA urges altrenogest ruling: Racing.com 11/20/18

By: Andrew Eddy The Australian Trainers' Association has called for Racing Australia to finalise a national approach to the end altrenogest saga, claiming a simmering disquiet from participants is threatening to boil over on the issue. In a letter to its members this week to update them on the situation, the ATA chief executive Andrew

RMTC NEWS RELEASE: RMTC TO HOLD SECOND HALTER AUCTION FOR TACTICAL RESEARCH GRANT FUNDING

NEWS RELEASE  November 16, 2018 Contact: Hallie Roach Lewis (859) 759-4081   RMTC TO HOLD SECOND HALTER AUCTION FOR TACTICAL RESEARCH GRANT FUNDING Beginning November 23 and ending November 30, the Racing Medication and Testing Consortium (RMTC), an industry 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, will auction off halters of famous broodmares, racing and stallion stars on its