Small trainers must pay hefty fines over 'non-triers'
Mark Costello
Trainers Mark Fahey and Brian McMahon have large fines to pay following Appeals Body hearings
31 December 2021 Racing News
NEWS: Luke McGuinness returns to saddle
The amateur rider has been given another chance by the racing authorities following two failed drugs tests in his career to-date
31 December 2021 Racing News
NEWS: Mark Johnston 'disappointed' by Jim Bolger claims
The leading British trainer says he is saddened by the media coverage surrounding unproven allegations of illegal drug use
NEWS: Racing braced for further Covid restrictions
HRI board meeting given plenty to talk about, following Minister's warning on reputational damage
17 December 2021 Racing News
NEWS: Stephen Mahon fined over Tipperary incident
Already suspended from training, Mahon was found to have acted in an intimidatory manner towards a racing official
19 November 2021 Racing News
NEWS: Officials tight-lipped on Monasterevin case
The recent seizure of unauthorised medicines from a Co Kildare property has been the talk of racing all week
19 November 2021 Racing News
John Warwick: 'I feel gutted like a kipper'
Equine therapist at the centre of controversy says he has nothing to do with performance-enhancing drugs
19 November 2021 Racing News
FEATURE: What goes on inside the stewards' room?
Thomas Lyster was allowed inside the stewards' room at a recent Leopardstown meeting and spoke to the IHRB head of stewarding Peter Matthews
15 November 2021 Racing features
Ted Walsh explains presence at Department raid
The trainer told RTE Sport he was one of the two trainers present when officials seized unauthorised medicines from an equine therapist last Tuesday
13 November 2021 Racing News
NEWS: Equine therapist at centre of Kildare raid
The British-based individual is believed to be a regular visitor to Ireland and has worked on some top-class horses in the past
12 November 2021 Latest News
NEWS: IHRB engaging with Oireachtas recommendations
The IHRB have said they will carry out a detailed review of the recommendations announced by the Oireachtas Agriculture Committee this week
12 November 2021 Latest News
Oireachtas Committee calls for IHRB changes
The cross-party group found no evidence to suggest a lapse in drug-testing procedures but wants to see more 'transparency' from the regulator
9 November 2021 Latest News