News About: Priscilla Schmidt

Priscilla Schmidt out of saddle for six months

Priscilla Schmidt out of saddle for six months

24 Jul, 2012

Luckless apprentice Priscilla Schmidt will be out of the saddle for the second Christmas in a row after doctor’s confirmed a six month recuperation period for her second broken leg in eight months.

Schmidt was sidelined for four months after breaking her right leg in two places as well and puncturing a lung and fracturing …

Priscilla Schmidt on sideline again with broken leg

Priscilla Schmidt on sideline again with broken leg

18 Jul, 2012

Top Brisbane apprentice Priscilla Schmidt is on the sidelines again after breaking her leg when dislodged from Sizzlelon on the way to the barriers for the start of the second race in Townsville yesterday.

Schmidt had only recently returned to riding after receiving severe injuries in a horror five horse fall at Doomben five months …

Havatryst In Need Of New George Moore Stakes Jockey

Havatryst In Need Of New George Moore Stakes Jockey

8 Dec, 2011

Trainer Barry Baldwin will need to find a new jockey for Havatryst in this weekend’s George Moore Stakes at Doomben.

Injured rider Larry Cassidy is booked to ride the four-year-old in the Group 3 race, however, is currently suffering from cartilage damage to his ribs.

Cassidy sustained the injury in a race fall at Doomben …

Birchley’s new start without Aquanita

Birchley’s new start without Aquanita

1 Dec, 2011

Liam Birchley has mutually agreed to relinquish his association with Victorian based-Aquanita Racing and will be training in his own right for the first Saturday since 2002 this weekend.

The Eagle Farm mentor will rely on a few old favourites and some promising youngsters to get off to a successful new start.

“There is no …

Cassidy Clear, Schmidt Worse Than Thought

Cassidy Clear, Schmidt Worse Than Thought

1 Dec, 2011

Veteran rider Larry Cassidy looks set for a remarkable escape following yesterdays four horse fall at Doomben but the news for Priscilla Schmidt is not as promising.

When both riders first went to the hospital yesterday it was thought Cassidy had broken ribs while Schmidt may have had a fractured ankle.

In the end though …

Schmidt and Cassidy in hospital after four horse pile up

Schmidt and Cassidy in hospital after four horse pile up

30 Nov, 2011

A four horse pile up at Doomben this afternoon has left premiership jockey Larry Cassidy and promising apprentice Priscilla Schmidt in hospital.

Schmidt has a broken right ankle and has undergone x-rays on her left leg while Cassidy is believed to have suffered fractured ribs and complained of back pain.

Schmidt’s mount Tisani Boy clipped …