Racing precedents

A list of precedents from determinations made by the Racing Penalties Appeal Tribunal.


Hector Mclaren


Appeal dismissed


Disqualification for 6 months for a prohibited substance (Methamphetamine). Appeal as to penalty only. Appeal dismissed, penalty confirmed.

Racing type


Thoroughbred racing rules

Offence type

Prohibited substances


In my view, this is not an appropriate case in which to undertake that exercise. The prohibited substance dealt with? confined to prohibited substances of the type in that case. It has no application to the facts of this case.

Paragraph number: 12

Decision file

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