News About: Australian Racing Board
Group 1 winning jockey Nikita McLean has slammed suggestions that female jockeys should be given an allowance to ride against the boys after a proposal has been put forward by the Australian Racing Board.
Former Brisbane Racing Club Chairman Kevin Dixon has been appointed Chairman of Racing Queensland Limited following the resignation of former chief Bob Bentley.
Bentley resigned from his role at Racing Queensland Limited following the landslide win by the LNP at the recent Queensland State Election after a long and controversial term at the helm.
Racing Queensland Limited has implemented a succession plan after the resignation of several senior executives as a result of the overwhelming success of the LNP in last Saturday’s Queensland State election.
Senior executives Mr Malcolm Tuttle (CEO), Mr Jamie Orchard (Director of Integrity Operations), Mr Paul Brennan (Director of Product Development) and Ms Shara Reid …
The Australian Racing Board is set to approve a second laboratory to conduct testing after Victorian stewards decided not to pursue an irregularity to arsenic detected from a Moonee Valley winner last September.
Racing Victoria stewards didn’t reveal the name of the trainer of a winner on Manikato Stakes night after one of the swabs …
The Australian Racing Board has introduced a proposition that trainers be subjected to random drug and alcohol testing.
These tests would also applied to anyone who handles the horse in the stables, including stablehands.
The NSW Trainers Association (NSWTA) is against the introduction of such testing, which would require trainers to have a blood alcohol …
The Australian Racing Board is preparing to fight a legal challenge to overturn the current ban on artificial insemination (AI) within the Australian thoroughbred industry.
The controversial hearing began on Monday in Sydney’s Federal Court and is due to continue for six weeks.
The legal battle began when former chairman of the Sydney Turf Club, …
There’s no doubt the recent decision to increase the minimum weights for jockeys from 53kg to 54kg has caused a lot of conjecture among racing industry stakeholders.
Some riders are fantastically for the decision while others are passionately against it.
The increase will be implemented by the Australian Racing Board on January 1st next year …
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