Daily News Archive
Daily News Subscription
Chautauqua To Barrier Trial Saturday
Chautauqua will trial at Rosehill on Saturday after Racing NSW stewards accepted an application from the horse’s connections to permit the gelding to barrier trial in an attempt to be passed to race again. After giving consideration to the submissions, the stewards have permitted Chautauqua to barrier trial in an open raceday barrier trial to be conducted at Rosehill Gardens on Saturday, 25 August, on the following conditions:
- Chautauqua be required to barrier trial to the satisfaction of the Stewards in two consecutive official barrier trials prior to being given permission to race again; and
- Should the gelding refuse to jump from the barriers in any of those official barrier trials, then Racing NSW Stewards would refuse the nominations of the gelding from barrier trials and races under the provisions of AR50.
The barrier trial will be conducted over 1000m between races 3 and 4 (on Saturday) and nominations will close at 1pm on Wednesday, 22 August 2018. The field will be restricted to eight runners to be determined by Racing NSW. Click here to view the full stewards’ statement.