Chris Hayes

Date of Birth:  August 11th, 1987
County of origin: 


First winner:

 Anonymity (Ger Lynch) Bellewstown, 2nd July, 2004

Assoc. Trainers:

 Kevin Prendergast, Paul Deegan, Andy Oliver

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A first Group 1 success for Chris Hayes finally arrived when La Collina won the Coolmore Fusaichi Pegasus Matron Stakes at Leopardstown in September 2013 and seven days later he enjoyed his first Classic success when the Lady O'Reilly-owned Voleuse De Coeurs landed the Irish St Leger at the Curragh. Hayes landed a second Irish Classic when Awtaad, trained by Kevin Prendergast, won the Tattersalls Irish 2,000 Guineas at the Curragh on May 21st, 2016. Chris is a graduate of the pony racing circuit and RACE. He joined Kevin Prendergast as an apprentice in 2004 and was champion apprentice in each of the next three years. On November 10th, 2016, it was announced that Chris would be riding as first jockey to rookie trainer Fozzy Stack from early 2017. He will combine the role with that of stable jockey to Kevin Prendergast. 

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2014/2015961314106€97,900€37,140€135,040
Winter All Weather 2013/201483148128€82,600€24,355€106,955
Winter All Weather 2012/2013842599€11,900€17,649€29,549
Winter All Weather 2011/2012627446€45,920€12,020€57,940
Flat 201745440434748€698,663€445,975€1,144,638
Flat 201652940494757€1,031,063€431,291€1,462,354
Flat 201551647406151€786,310€376,180€1,162,490
Flat 201452339575352€449,400€368,388€817,788
Flat 201352554514971€826,800€353,166€1,179,966
Flat 201247956564750€750,520€325,352€1,075,872
Flat 201142619262539€221,360€182,383€403,743
Flat 201045430373342€554,710€336,632€891,342
Flat 200954234564949€421,850€433,110€854,960
Flat 200860144505963€849,480€628,645€1,478,125
Flat 200753835445447€390,525€417,748€808,273
Flat 200642833302932€364,110€231,805€595,915
Flat 200541238383944€458,250€228,008€686,258
Flat 2004838472€227,300€29,710€257,010

Date From
Date To
Race Type
Venue Date Horse Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Prize Money
Naas 24/09/17 Enter The Red Hcp 5f 3 8-4 76 Joe McGrath H'cap
Naas 24/09/17 Tuamhain (GB) F 6f 5 8-6 Foran Equine Irish EBF Auction Race
Naas 24/09/17 Viva Italia Mdn 7f 11 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn
Dundalk 22/09/17 Tynamite Hcp 1m 8 8-7 48 Christmas Party Nights At Dundalk H'cap (Div 1)
Dundalk 22/09/17 Kimono Girl Mdn 6f 5 9-0 75 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Med. Auct. M'dn
Dundalk 22/09/17 Presidential Mdn 1m 9 9-1 72 Jockey&Trainer Championship Claiming Mdn
Dundalk 22/09/17 Scobias (GB) Hcp 1m 13 8-8 38 Christmas Party Nights At Dundalk H'cap (Div 2)
Fairyhouse 20/09/17 Lady Kimberley Mdn 7f 15 9-0 Racing At Fairyhouse October 7th M'dn
Fairyhouse 20/09/17 Downtown Diva Hcp 6f 4 8-4 61 Become A Member At Fairyhouse Nurs H'cap €600
Fairyhouse 20/09/17 Russian Campaign Mdn 6f 6 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn
Fairyhouse 20/09/17 Henry's Affair F 1m 2f 9 8-8 43 Book Winter Fest. Tickets Claiming Race
Fairyhouse 20/09/17 Hark (GB) Mdn 6f 7 9-0 Dandy Man M'dn
Galway 19/09/17 Shifted Strategy Mdn 1m 85yds 5 9-5 75 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn €438
Galway 19/09/17 Himmah Mdn 7f 3 9-0 78 Ir.Stallion Farms EBF Med.Auct. (F) M'dn €1,900
Galway 19/09/17 Cairdiuil Hcp 1m 85yds 12 9-7 68 James P. Cunningham Electrical H'cap
Gowran Park 16/09/17 Washington Chief Mdn 1m 1f 100yds 11 9-5 Live Music After Racing M'dn
Gowran Park 16/09/17 Moghamarah (GB) Mdn 1m 1 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF (Fillies) M'dn €10,313
Gowran Park 16/09/17 Wilamina F 1m 1f 100yds 3 9-5 102 D.Cordell Lavarack/Lanwades Stud(F)Stks (Group 3) €7,250
Gowran Park 16/09/17 Mizaah F 1m 4 9-6 95 Gowran Park Race €750
Listowel 15/09/17 All's Quiet Hcp 1m 4f 4 8-12 77 Guinness H'cap €2,750

*Statistics are up to close of business the previous day. Prize-money is allocated within 1 week of the race date (allow 1 week for Prize-money).

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