Racing precedents

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


James John Enright


Appeal upheld, penalty varied


Disqualification for 12 months under Rule 178 for a prohibited substance (Caffeine). Conviction confirmed, penalty varied to a disqualification of 6 months.

Racing type


Thoroughbred racing rules

Offence type

Prohibited substances


Having considered the Stewards' reasons for decision in imposing the penalty of twelve months disqualification,? on the evidence that he took all proper precautions to prevent the administration of the prohibited substance.

Paragraph number: 2 and 2(17-09-97)

Decision file

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