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 201729432282433€465,863€243,088€708,950
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 26/07/17 Your Pal Tal (GB) Hcp 6f 6 8-8 55 Follow Naas Racecourse On Facebook H'cap
Naas 26/07/17 Panama Hat (GB) F 1m 2 9-10 106 Follow Naas Racecourse On Facebook Race
Naas 26/07/17 Mabaady (GB) Mdn 6f 7 9-5 Hospitality At Naas Racecourse M'dn
Naas 26/07/17 Trevanna (GB) Hcp 1m 9 9-2 84 Michael Higgins & Co. H'cap
Naas 26/07/17 Hawaam Mdn 5f 4 9-5 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn
Ballinrobe 24/07/17 Classical Rock Mdn 1m 1f 189yds 6 9-5 Win Big With Tote M'dn
Ballinrobe 24/07/17 All For Nothing F 1m 1f 189yds 1 8-8 54 Tote Claiming Race €6,563
Ballinrobe 24/07/17 All's Quiet Mdn 1m 5f 79yds 1 9-7 Win Big With Tote M'dn €7,813
Fairyhouse 23/07/17 Palavicini Run Hcp 6f 2 8-4 75 Dublin's Q102 H'cap €5,200
Fairyhouse 23/07/17 Boom Star Mdn 6f 5 9-5 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Med. Auct. M'dn €400
Fairyhouse 23/07/17 Hark (GB) Mdn 7f 4 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn €725
Fairyhouse 23/07/17 Count Of Carabass Hcp 6f 5 9-2 53 Race Displays H'cap €263
Gowran Park 22/07/17 Awesome Gal Hcp 1m 4f 6 8-13 55 Thomastown H'cap
Gowran Park 22/07/17 Landline Hcp 7f 13 8-9 53 Racing Again August 16th H'cap (Div 1)
Gowran Park 22/07/17 Aneen F 1m 1f 100yds 2 9-0 98 Race €3,000
Gowran Park 22/07/17 Iron Blue Mdn 7f 5 8-12 Foran Equine Irish EBF Auction (F) M'dn €625
Gowran Park 22/07/17 My Loveshack Mdn 1m 1f 100yds 10 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF (Fillies) M'dn
Gowran Park 22/07/17 True Companion Hcp 7f 12 9-6 57 Racing Again August 16th H'cap (Div 2)
Gowran Park 22/07/17 Storm Ranger Hcp 1m 1f 100yds 2 9-1 66 Like Gowran Park On Facebook H'cap €2,500
Leopardstown 20/07/17 Thunder Speed (GB) Hcp 7f 20yds 4 9-0 79 Riptide Movement H'cap €850

*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).