Ian McCarthy

Date of Birth:

 June 1st, 1988

County of origin: 


First winner:

 Teffia Native (Dessie Hughes) Fairyhouse, June 17th, 2007

Assoc. Trainers:

 Sandra Hughes, Ted Walsh, Oliver McKiernan, Jarlath Fahy

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From Kilbeacanty, near Gort, County Galway Ian McCarthy began his career in racing as an apprentice at RACE and was 19 years of age when he rode his first winner on Teffia Native, trained by legendary trainer, the late Dessie Hughes at Fairyhouse, June 17th, 2007. He rode his first winner over hurdles on the Jarlath Fahey-trained Maca Rince at Thurles later in the same year. He was a member of the victorious Irish team that beat Australia in the annual jockeys' challenge match in August, 2016, winning a chase on the Robert Smerdon-trained Hucknall at Morphettville on the final day of the series. 

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2014/201510001€0€375€375
National Hunt 2016/2017915178€34,063€18,588€52,650
National Hunt 2015/2016162451412€28,413€72,428€100,840
National Hunt 2014/2015716433€72,750€12,975€85,725
National Hunt 2014/2015973375€37,100€25,385€62,485
National Hunt 2013/2014203611119€65,550€65,382€130,932
National Hunt 2012/201315971195€76,710€49,145€125,855
National Hunt 2011/201220867812€48,795€28,090€76,885
National Hunt 2010/2011173181110€4,900€28,216€33,116
National Hunt 2010/201110000€0€0€0
National Hunt 2009/2010193121379€122,775€49,718€172,493
National Hunt 2009/201030001€0€1,600€1,600
National Hunt 2008/200927714181920€124,500€158,000€282,500
National Hunt 2008/200940001€0€4,000€4,000
National Hunt 2007/2008937424€77,350€13,665€91,015
National Hunt 2007/200820000€0€0€0
National Hunt 2006/2007510410€0€8,415€8,415
National Hunt 2006/200710000€0€0€0
National Hunt 2005/2006130021€0€2,400€2,400
Flat 201610000€0€300€300
Flat 201530000€0€0€0
Flat 201420010€0€640€640
Flat 201341000€5,950€0€5,950
Flat 201210000€0€0€0
Flat 201120000€0€0€0

Date From
Date To
Race Type
Venue Date Horse Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Prize Money
Navan 10/12/16 Herbiegoesbananas HcpHdl 2m 6f 14 11-2 99 Drogheda H'cap H'dle
Navan 10/12/16 Any Second Now MdnHdl 2m 1 11-7 Kells M'dn H'dle
Clonmel 08/12/16 Gerdago Hdl 3m 6 11-0 128 Jim Strang & Sons Kilsheelan H'dle
Clonmel 08/12/16 Rosie Alice BegCh 2m 71yds p.u. 11-5 Clonmel Supporters Club Beg. S'chase
Fairyhouse 03/12/16 On The Shannon HcpCh 2m 1f 8 10-3 121 EasyFix H'cap S'chase (Grade B)
Fairyhouse 03/12/16 Our Lady Lucy MdnHdl 2m 2f 15 11-5 Irish Racing Yearbook M'dn H'dle
Fairyhouse 03/12/16 The Shepherd King HcpCh 2m 1f 11 10-6 98 Winter Festival H'cap S'chase
Thurles 01/12/16 Lord Lir HcpCh 2m 6f 8 10-3 95 www.thurlesraces.ie H'cap S'chase
Thurles 01/12/16 Carlowsantana HcpHdl 2m 44yds 14 10-13 89 Templemore H'cap H'dle
Gowran-Park 26/11/16 Cappuccino Man MdnHdl 2m 10 11-12 Race That Stops A County M'dn H'dle
Gowran-Park 26/11/16 Follow The Sign BegCh 2m 4f fell 11-12 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Beginners S'ch
Gowran-Park 26/11/16 Niven MdnHdl 2m 3 11-0 www.gowranpark.ie 3-Y-O M'dn H'dle €1,200
Wexford 22/11/16 Wandering Oscar MdnHdl 2m 2f p.u. 11-12 Supporters Club AGM M'dn H'dle
Cork 20/11/16 Our Vinnie HcpHdl 2m 4f 12 11-2 130 Blackwater H'cap H'dle
Cork 20/11/16 Lizzies Champ MdnHdl 2m 19 11-7 www.racinghomeforeaster.com M'dn H'dle
Cork 20/11/16 Pixie Lane MdnHdl 2m 7 11-5 I.N.H. Stallion Owners EBF M'dn H'dle
Fairyhouse 16/11/16 Shanroe Society HcpHdl 2m 4f 12 11-2 85 Book Easter Festival Tickets H'cap H'dle (Div 2)
Navan 13/11/16 Shamar (FR) HcpHdl 2m 9 11-10 123 St Johann Ski Resort Tirol H'cap H'dle
Navan 13/11/16 Gerdago BegCh 2m 1f 7 11-12 Crystalski.ie EBF Beginners S'chase
Navan 13/11/16 Fergiethelegend HcpHdl 2m 7f 14 10-6 96 Meath Farm Machinery H'cap H'dle

*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).