Ashburton Racing Club, Thursday 8 July 2021
Date: 14/07/2021

Race 8 – SIMS BAKERY 1600m
HILLERSDEN (C Jones) – Trainer Mr D Crozier advised Stewards, that on Friday 9 July, HILLERSDEN, underwent a veterinary examination which included endoscopic examination and blood tests with results showing the gelding’s heart rate to be back to normal, and results of the blood tests showing signs of HILLERSDEN tying up. D Crozier further advised; it is his intention to continue on with the gelding’s current preparation.

ATHENE (L Allpress) – Trainer Ms T Rae reported to Stewards, ATHENE, was examined by the veterinarian upon return to the stable, with the mare requiring stitches to the right hind leg. T Rae further advised, ATHENE, has been placed on antibiotics and will not participate in any form of exercise over the next three to four weeks.