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Racing To School Handicap Hurdle (5) (D.ii) Class 5

  • Distance: 2m 104y
  • Age: 4yo
  • Runners: 11
  • Prize: £5,779

Veteran who is well treated and hasn't been disgraced of late, so merits consideration for all he's likely vulnerable to less-exposed types.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
25/03/21 Chepstow 3/13 Lewis Stones Hurdle 2m 11y Good B 10st 1lbs
10/03/21 Catterick Bridge 4/13 Robert Williams Hurdle 1m 7f 156y Soft B 10st 11lbs
23/02/21 Taunton 3/16 Lewis Stones Hurdle 2m 3f 1y Heavy B 10st 4lbs
04/02/21 Ffos Las 5/12 James Nixon Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Heavy B 10st 10lbs
08/12/20 Fontwell Park 8/9 Jordan Williams Hurdle 2m 1f 162y Soft B 10st 12lbs
16/11/20 Plumpton 3/10 Jordan Williams Hurdle 1m 7f 195y Heavy B 10st 11lbs
08/11/20 Ffos Las 4/9 Lewis Stones Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Heavy B 10st 7lbs
17/03/20 Wetherby 4/6 Charlie Price Hurdle 2m Heavy B 10st 11lbs
04/03/20 Catterick Bridge 1/8 Charlie Price Hurdle 1m 7f 156y Soft B 10st 4lbs
14/02/20 Fakenham 3/10 Robert Williams Hurdle 2m 3y Soft B 10st 11lbs
30/01/20 Ffos Las 3/12 Charlie Price Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Heavy B 10st 0lbs
18/01/20 Taunton 7/16 Robert Williams Hurdle 2m 3f 1y Soft B 10st 9lbs
31/12/19 Uttoxeter 10/13 Charlie Todd Hurdle 1m 7f 168y Heavy B 10st 10lbs
13/12/19 Bangor-On-Dee 2/10 Niall Houlihan Hurdle 2m 145y Heavy B 10st 11lbs
18/11/19 Plumpton 1/10 Charlie Price Hurdle 1m 7f 195y Soft B 10st 7lbs
10/11/19 Ffos Las 5/6 Jordan Williams Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Heavy B 10st 2lbs
29/10/19 Chepstow 3/17 Robert Williams Hurdle 2m 3f 100y Gd/Sft B 10st 8lbs
05/06/19 Newton Abbot 2/10 Sean Houlihan Hurdle 2m 167y Gd/Sft B 10st 3lbs
08/05/19 Newton Abbot 4/13 Charlie Price Hurdle 2m 2f 110y Soft B 10st 8lbs
20/04/19 Newton Abbot 4/14 Robert Williams Hurdle 2m 167y Good B 10st 8lbs
21/03/19 Chepstow 1/12 Charlie Price Hurdle 2m 11y Gd/Sft B 10st 2lbs

Lost his way in Ireland and returns from 18 months with plenty to prove for a new stable.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
12/10/19 Fairyhouse 12/16 A. M. McCurtin Hurdle 2m 4f Soft 0 11st 4lbs
28/09/19 Navan 19/25 A. M. McCurtin Hurdle 2m 6f Good 10st 12lbs
28/02/19 Clonmel -/18 J. J. Slevin Hurdle 3m 20y Gd/Sft 11st 5lbs
14/02/19 Clonmel 6/17 Mr J. J. Codd Hurdle 2m 3f 86y Gd/Sft 12st 0lbs
08/09/18 Wexford 4/14 A. M. McCurtin Hurdle 2m 4f Gd/Sft 11st 5lbs
11/08/18 Kilbeggan 1/16 A. M. McCurtin Hurdle 2m 3f 180y Good 11st 0lbs
24/07/18 Ballinrobe 2/13 J. J. Slevin Hurdle 2m 6f 10y Good 10st 12lbs
10/07/18 Roscommon 3/17 J. J. Slevin Hurdle 3m Good 10st 11lbs
23/05/18 Wexford 5/14 J. J. Slevin Hurdle 2m Good 10st 11lbs
05/05/18 Wexford 9/12 A. M. McCurtin Hurdle 2m Heavy 10st 11lbs
07/04/17 Wexford -/14 A. M. McCurtin Hurdle 2m Soft 10st 12lbs
25/03/17 Thurles 8/18 A. M. McCurtin Hurdle 2m 7f 45y Soft 10st 13lbs
26/05/16 Tipperary 10/18 M. J. Ferris Hurdle 2m Gd/Sft 11st 4lbs
12/06/15 Clonmel 9/17 B. M. Cash Hurdle 2m 110y Gd/Sft 11st 12lbs
21/05/15 Clonmel 7/13 P. F. Mangan Hurdle 2m 4f Good 11st 4lbs
14/05/15 Tipperary 8/10 Mr D. L. Queally Bumper 2m 2f Heavy 12st 0lbs

Exposed maiden but has been placed off higher marks, including when third in C&D handicap when last seen 2 years ago. Big ask on return.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
29/11/18 Taunton 3/12 Bryony Frost Hurdle 2m 104y Gd/Sft + 10st 0lbs
15/11/18 Taunton 7/10 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 3f 1y Gd/Frm + 10st 12lbs
23/08/18 Fontwell Park 6/12 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 3f 49y Good + 11st 4lbs
30/07/18 Newton Abbot 8/11 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 167y Soft + 10st 11lbs
26/06/18 Newton Abbot 6/8 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 2f 110y Gd/Frm + 11st 12lbs
30/11/17 Taunton 6/10 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 104y Good + 10st 7lbs
16/11/17 Taunton 2/15 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 104y Good + 10st 11lbs
01/11/17 Taunton 2/9 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 104y Gd/Frm + 10st 12lbs
12/10/17 Exeter 5/14 Conor Ring Hurdle 2m 175y Gd/Sft + 11st 5lbs
28/05/17 Fontwell Park 8/11 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 1f 145y Gd/Sft + 11st 4lbs
10/05/17 Newton Abbot -/16 Conor Ring Hurdle 2m 167y Good + 10st 7lbs
20/04/17 Taunton 4/12 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 104y Gd/Frm + 11st 4lbs
12/03/17 Warwick -/9 Conor Ring Hurdle 2m Heavy 0 11st 6lbs
13/11/16 Fontwell Park 10/14 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 3f 33y Soft 11st 0lbs
19/10/16 Fontwell Park 8/10 Conor Ring Hurdle 2m 1f 145y Gd/Sft 10st 12lbs
07/10/16 Newton Abbot 7/8 Paul Moloney Hurdle 2m 2f 110y Good 10st 12lbs
19/07/16 Ballinrobe 7/10 Mr D. Skehan Bumper 2m 1f 110y Gd/Sft z 12st 0lbs
05/06/16 Kilbeggan 4/10 Jonathan Moore Hurdle 2m Good 11st 4lbs
13/05/16 Kilbeggan 5/14 Sean Flanagan Hurdle 2m Good 11st 4lbs

Fair 1m Flat winner. In the process of showing improved form (still in front) when falling 2 out in Ludlow handicap on penultimate outing, then not ideally placed at Stratford last time. Considered.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
15/03/21 Stratford-On-Avon 8/13 Jay Tidball Hurdle 2m 70y Soft 10st 13lbs
04/03/21 Ludlow -/17 Jay Tidball Hurdle 1m 7f 169y Soft 10st 7lbs
15/02/21 Lingfield Park 6/7 Jay Tidball Bumper 2m Std 11st 2lbs
20/12/20 Fakenham 2/10 Sean Houlihan Hurdle 2m 3y Gd/Sft 10st 2lbs
04/12/20 Exeter 15/16 Harry Reed Hurdle 2m 2f 111y Heavy 11st 2lbs
16/11/20 Leicester 4/7 Harry Kimber Hurdle 1m 7f 113y Soft 10st 12lbs
19/02/20 Ludlow 16/16 Harry Kimber Hurdle 1m 7f 169y Heavy 11st 4lbs
24/01/20 Lingfield Park 7/8 Mr Charlie Sprake Flat 1m 4f Std 10st 1lbs
26/12/19 Fontwell Park 8/9 Harry Kimber Hurdle 2m 1f 162y Heavy 10st 12lbs
27/11/19 Southwell 11/14 Mr Charlie Sprake Flat 6f 16y Fast B 10st 13lbs
17/10/19 Chelmsford City 8/12 Sean Levey Flat 1m Slow B 9st 7lbs
11/09/19 Kempton Park 3/12 Thore Hammer Hansen Flat 1m Slow B 9st 10lbs
31/08/19 Lingfield Park 4/7 Mark Crehan Flat 1m 1y Std B 9st 10lbs
24/08/19 Windsor 9/10 Tom Marquand Flat 1m 31y Gd/Frm 9st 7lbs
16/08/19 Newmarket (July) 7/10 James Doyle Flat 1m Gd/Sft 9st 12lbs
11/07/19 Newbury 10/12 Mr Simon Walker Flat 1m Gd/Frm 11st 0lbs
03/07/19 Kempton Park 5/10 Luke Catton Flat 1m Slow 9st 9lbs
17/06/19 Windsor 6/11 Fergus Sweeney Flat 1m 31y Good 9st 4lbs
03/06/19 Windsor 5/7 Fergus Sweeney Flat 1m 31y Gd/Frm 8st 11lbs
01/05/19 Ascot 13/20 Seamus Cronin Flat 1m Gd/Frm 9st 1lbs
25/04/19 Chelmsford City 4/9 Rossa Ryan Flat 1m Slow 9st 1lbs
Tim Parker & Partner silk
No. 8

In fair form on the Flat of late but has yet to threaten over hurdles, pulled up at Wincanton 140 days ago. Plenty to prove.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
19/11/20 Wincanton -/10 Kai Lenihan Hurdle 1m 7f 65y Gd/Sft 0 10st 3lbs
21/09/20 Warwick 4/10 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m Good 0 10st 7lbs
13/09/20 Bath 5/11 Thomas Greatrex Flat 1m 2f 37y Gd/Frm 0 9st 4lbs
27/08/20 Chelmsford City 5/10 Ray Dawson Flat 1m 2f Std/Slow 0 9st 7lbs
22/07/20 Bath 2/10 Raul Da Silva Flat 1m 2f 37y Gd/Frm 0 9st 7lbs
10/07/20 Bath 5/14 Raul Da Silva Flat 1m 2f 37y Good 0 8st 4lbs
11/06/20 Yarmouth 6/11 Gabriele Malune Flat 1m 3y Good 0 8st 10lbs
06/02/20 Chelmsford City 9/11 George Rooke Flat 1m 2f Slow 0 9st 8lbs
14/01/20 Chelmsford City 6/11 George Rooke Flat 1m 5f 66y Slow 0 9st 3lbs
02/01/20 Chelmsford City 9/15 George Rooke Flat 1m 2f Slow V 9st 1lbs
12/12/19 Taunton 6/9 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 2m 104y Heavy V 10st 12lbs
28/11/19 Lingfield Park 10/13 Finley Marsh Flat 1m 2f Std V 9st 2lbs
06/11/19 Wolverhampton 11/11 William Cox Flat 1m 142y Std 0 9st 0lbs
15/08/19 Salisbury 9/9 Trevor Whelan Flat 1m Gd/Sft 0 9st 6lbs
26/07/19 Uttoxeter 13/14 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 1m 7f 168y Good 0 11st 6lbs
16/07/19 Bath 7/9 Megan Nicholls Flat 1m Firm 0 9st 10lbs
22/05/19 Yarmouth 6/12 Megan Nicholls Flat 1m 3f 104y Good 9st 8lbs
01/05/19 Bath 3/12 Trevor Whelan Flat 1m Gd/Frm 0 10st 0lbs
14/04/19 Wincanton 9/10 Paul O'Brien Hurdle 1m 7f 65y Good 10st 8lbs
13/12/18 Warwick 6/14 Tom Bellamy Hurdle 2m Gd/Sft 10st 12lbs
25/11/18 Exeter 9/11 Tom Bellamy Hurdle 2m 175y Soft 10st 12lbs
Mr Gethyn Mills silk
No. 11

Poor handicap hurdler who has underperformed the last twice. Others preferred.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
25/03/21 Chepstow 5/13 Max Browne Hurdle 2m 11y Good 0 9st 13lbs
10/03/21 Catterick Bridge 11/13 Charlie Price Hurdle 1m 7f 156y Soft 0 10st 10lbs
23/02/21 Taunton 5/16 Charlie Price Hurdle 2m 3f 1y Heavy 0 10st 4lbs
16/11/20 Plumpton 2/10 Charlie Price Hurdle 1m 7f 195y Heavy 0 10st 5lbs
08/11/20 Ffos Las 7/9 Jordan Williams Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Heavy 0 10st 1lbs
28/09/20 Newton Abbot 5/15 Robert Williams Hurdle 2m 2f 110y Good 0 10st 5lbs
08/09/20 Newton Abbot 4/11 Niall Houlihan Hurdle 2m 167y Good 0 10st 5lbs
21/07/20 Chepstow 5/14 Joshua Bryan Flat 1m 4f Gd/Frm 0 9st 3lbs
18/07/20 Bath 6/10 Gavin Ashton Flat 1m 6f Firm 0 8st 8lbs
11/03/20 Huntingdon 6/9 Page Fuller Hurdle 1m 7f 171y Soft 0 10st 7lbs
10/02/20 Plumpton 2/7 Charlie Price Hurdle 1m 7f 195y Heavy 0 10st 7lbs
07/01/20 Taunton 7/13 Richard Johnson Hurdle 2m 104y Soft 0 10st 9lbs
05/12/19 Leicester 5/10 Charlie Price Hurdle 1m 7f 113y Soft 0 10st 8lbs
06/11/19 Chepstow 1/9 Charlie Price Hurdle 2m 11y Soft 0 10st 6lbs
29/10/19 Chepstow 5/17 Richard Johnson Hurdle 2m 11y Gd/Sft 0 10st 6lbs
05/06/19 Fontwell Park 4/6 Charlie Price Hurdle 2m 1f 162y Good 0 10st 6lbs
14/05/19 Ffos Las 6/8 Robert Williams Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Good 0 11st 1lbs
03/04/19 Kempton Park 10/13 Stevie Donohoe Flat 1m 2f 219y Std 0 9st 0lbs
11/03/19 Taunton 4/11 Charlie Price Hurdle 2m 104y Gd/Sft 0 10st 3lbs
13/02/19 Plumpton 5/7 Rex Dingle Hurdle 1m 7f 195y Soft 0 10st 11lbs
09/01/19 Taunton 2/7 Patrick Cowley Hurdle 2m 104y Good 0 10st 7lbs
Miss Laura Hurley silk
No. 12

Poor maiden on Flat and no solid form over hurdles.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
25/03/21 Chepstow -/13 Mark Galligan Hurdle 2m 11y Good 9st 10lbs
04/02/21 Ffos Las -/12 Page Fuller Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Heavy 10st 5lbs
04/12/20 Exeter 12/16 Archie Bellamy Hurdle 2m 2f 111y Heavy 10st 6lbs
15/11/20 Fontwell Park -/9 Tabitha Worsley Hurdle 2m 3f 49y Heavy 10st 9lbs
06/02/20 Doncaster 13/14 Patrick Cowley Hurdle 2m 128y Gd/Sft 10st 1lbs
08/01/20 Ludlow 9/10 Patrick Cowley Hurdle 1m 7f 169y Soft 10st 5lbs
26/12/19 Fontwell Park -/9 Patrick Cowley Hurdle 2m 1f 162y Heavy 10st 5lbs
22/11/19 Catterick Bridge 9/16 Patrick Cowley Hurdle 1m 7f 156y Gd/Sft 10st 5lbs
02/07/19 Chepstow 12/13 John Egan Flat 1m 2f Gd/Frm 8st 11lbs
08/06/19 Lingfield Park 10/14 Theodore Ladd Flat 1m 4f Std 9st 0lbs
20/05/19 Redcar 9/11 Clifford Lee Flat 1m 5f 218y Good 8st 13lbs
02/05/19 Salisbury 10/14 John Egan Flat 1m 1f 201y Good 9st 2lbs
16/09/18 Ffos Las 8/8 Gina Mangan Flat 1m Soft 8st 11lbs
05/09/18 Ffos Las 9/13 Jack Mitchell Flat 7f 80y Gd/Frm 9st 0lbs
14/08/18 Ffos Las 8/11 Hayley Turner Flat 7f 80y Gd/Sft 8st 11lbs

Scored twice for Henry Daly last term, but has been badly out of sorts for his current yard.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
08/03/21 Southwell 13/16 Jordan Nailor Hurdle 1m 7f 182y Soft 11st 11lbs
03/12/20 Market Rasen 9/11 Archie Bellamy Hurdle 2m 125y Heavy 11st 10lbs
22/10/20 Ludlow 10/10 Tom Queally Hurdle 1m 7f 169y Good 11st 9lbs
08/10/20 Exeter 10/12 Jordan Nailor Hurdle 2m 2f 111y Good 11st 5lbs
19/02/20 Ludlow 3/11 Tom O'Brien Hurdle 2m 5f 55y Heavy 11st 4lbs
30/12/19 Haydock Park -/11 Bryony Frost Hurdle 2m 2f 191y Soft 10st 5lbs
23/11/19 Huntingdon 6/9 Miss Alice Stevens Hurdle 1m 7f 171y Soft 11st 6lbs
22/10/19 Exeter 1/12 Miss Alice Stevens Hurdle 2m 2f 111y Gd/Sft 12st 7lbs
19/10/19 Stratford-On-Avon 1/8 Bryony Frost Hurdle 2m 70y Soft 12st 3lbs
11/05/19 Warwick 9/12 Andrew Tinkler Hurdle 2m 5f Gd/Sft 11st 0lbs
23/04/19 Ludlow 8/12 Andrew Tinkler Hurdle 2m 5f 55y Gd/Frm 11st 12lbs
30/03/19 Stratford-On-Avon 8/13 Andrew Tinkler Hurdle 2m 70y Good 11st 0lbs
28/02/19 Ludlow 5/14 Andrew Tinkler Hurdle 1m 7f 169y Good 11st 2lbs
17/01/19 Ludlow 7/11 Richard Patrick Hurdle 1m 7f 169y Good 11st 4lbs
21/12/18 Uttoxeter 5/9 Andrew Tinkler Bumper 1m 7f 168y Heavy 11st 0lbs
23/11/18 Ffos Las 4/10 Mark Galligan Bumper 1m 7f 182y Soft 10st 12lbs

Went the wrong way from hurdling debut in the winter and opening mark doesn't look overly appealing. Fit from a spin on the Flat.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
05/03/21 Lingfield Park 4/10 Rossa Ryan Flat 1m 5f Std/Slow 9st 4lbs
30/12/20 Taunton 5/13 David Noonan Hurdle 2m 104y Heavy 10st 12lbs
12/11/20 Ludlow 7/11 David Noonan Hurdle 1m 7f 169y Good 10st 12lbs
07/10/20 Ludlow 4/9 David Noonan Hurdle 1m 7f 169y Gd/Frm 11st 0lbs
28/08/20 Goodwood 8/9 Luke Morris Flat 2m Heavy 9st 5lbs
12/08/20 Kempton Park 5/9 Rossa Ryan Flat 1m 3f 219y Slow 9st 2lbs
25/07/20 Doncaster 7/8 Ryan Tate Flat 1m 3f 197y Gd/Frm 9st 2lbs
17/07/20 Chepstow 5/11 Ryan Tate Flat 1m 4f Gd/Frm 9st 3lbs
No Illusions Partnership silk
No. 2

Has only hinted at ability in bumpers/over hurdles to this point, but he's bred to be better than a mark of 96 and has a tongue tie applied for his handicap debut.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
15/12/20 Wincanton 5/10 Bryan Carver Hurdle 1m 7f 65y Soft 11st 0lbs
12/11/20 Taunton 7/11 Bryan Carver Hurdle 2m 104y Gd/Sft 11st 0lbs
29/10/20 Stratford-On-Avon 7/11 Ciaran Gethings Hurdle 2m 70y Gd/Sft 10st 12lbs
07/02/20 Kempton Park 8/9 Jamie Moore Bumper 2m Gd/Sft 11st 4lbs
23/11/19 Ascot 13/13 Bryan Carver Bumper 1m 7f 152y Soft 11st 0lbs

Well held in a bumper/novice hurdles in recent months but very much the sort to do better now handicapping on firmer ground. Very much one to consider.

Date Course/Class Pos Jockey Type Dist. Gng. HDGR WGT
04/03/21 Ludlow 6/16 Richie McLernon Hurdle 1m 7f 169y Soft 11st 2lbs
18/02/21 Sandown Park 6/11 Richie McLernon Hurdle 1m 7f 216y Heavy 11st 2lbs
20/01/21 Newbury 7/15 Jonjo O'Neill Jr. Hurdle 2m 69y Heavy 11st 0lbs
03/12/20 Market Rasen 7/9 Richard Johnson Bumper 2m 125y Heavy 11st 0lbs