Oamaru HRC 17 October 2021 – R2 – Stephen Boyd
SPARK IT UP
Oamaru Harness Racing Club
Oamaru Racecourse - Highway 1, Oamaru North, Oamaru, 9494
Penalty: Driver Stephen Boyd is fined $200
SUMMARY OF FACTS:
Mr Boyd struck his horse once with his whip hand free of the rein.
REASON FOR DECISION:
SUBMISSION FOR PENALTY:
Mr Munro stated that Mr Boyd has only recently returned to race driving. The breach is low end.
Mr Boyd agreed with the Informant’s submission.
REASON FOR PENALTY:
The breach is low end and this is the Respondent’s first breach of the Whip Rule.
Mr Boyd is fined the sum of $200.
Decision Date: 17/10/2021
Publish Date: 18/10/2021