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Compo Claims Add Further Fuel To Jumps Debate

Compo Claims Add Further Fuel To Jumps Debate

11 May, 2011

Almost inevitably after the jumps incident at Warrnambool last week some of the spectators that were injured have launched compensation claims.

They are claiming payouts for both medical expenses and for loss of income after a runaway horse jumped a barrier and landed in the crowd.

The most serious injuries were a two-year-old who suffered …

Horse Dies In First Race Of Warrnambool’s Jumps Carnival

Horse Dies In First Race Of Warrnambool’s Jumps Carnival

3 May, 2011

Warrnambool’s May Racing Carnival has witnessed horror start, with a horse dying after falling in the first race of the day.

Shine The Armour was the victim of a shocking race fall that occurred at the second last jump of the 3,200 metre Maiden Hurdle.

The horse’s jockey, Michelle Hagley, was taken to Warrnambool Base …