Racing precedents

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

Applicant

Spencer Keith Knight

Result

Appeal allowed

Decision

Suspension for 3 months under Rule 137A(1) for improper riding. Appeal upheld, conviction quashed.

Racing type

Thoroughbred

Thoroughbred racing rules

Offence type

Conduct

Precedent

We are of the opinion that the facts did not support a charge or conviction under Australian Rule of racing 137A(1)...Australian Rule of Racing 137A(2) which in its own terms relates to the rider's own horse.

Paragraph number: 2

Decision file

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