Taupo RC 30 December 2022 – R4 – Jake Bayliss
Taupo Racing Club
Taupo Racecourse - 471 Centennial Dr, Taupo, 3378
Penalty: Jockey, Jake Bayliss fined $150
Mr J Bayliss admitted a breach of Rue 638(3)(g)(ii) in that he used his whip in two consecutive strides near the 50m when riding “FLORENCENIGHTNGALE”.
Mr Bayliss said that he understood the Whip Rules, charge and confirmed that he admitted the breach.
Mr Jones showed film replays and identified where the breach occurred.
As the charge was admitted it was deemed proved.
Mr Jones said that Mr Bayliss had a clear record under the section of the Rule and referred to the Penalty Guide.
Mr Bayliss said that it was an error and that he is trying hard to comply with the Whip Rules.
REASONS FOR PENALTY
There was no reason to depart from the Penalty Guide starting point of $150 fine.
Mr J Bayliss was fined $150.
Decision Date: 30/12/2022
Publish Date: 18/01/2023