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 2017/2018301201€8,125€6,838€14,963
National Hunt 2016/201712682109€56,875€26,688€83,563
National Hunt 2015/2016162451412€28,413€72,428€100,840
National Hunt 2014/201516897108€109,850€38,360€148,210
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 2010/2011174181110€4,900€28,216€33,116
National Hunt 2009/20101961213710€122,775€51,318€174,093
National Hunt 2008/200928114181921€124,500€162,000€286,500
National Hunt 2007/2008957424€77,350€13,665€91,015
National Hunt 2006/2007520410€0€8,415€8,415
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
Tramore 17/08/17 The Rite Article BegCh 2m 6f 14 11-12 Womens Irish Network Beginners S'chase
Ballinrobe 14/08/17 Ardview Boy HcpHdl 2m 1f 70yds 8 11-4 87 Supermac's Ballinrobe H'cap H'dle
Kilbeggan 12/08/17 Patricks Boy HcpHdl 2m 3f 110yds 13 10-11 80 Pig 'N' Whistle Pubs H'cap H'dle
Sligo 09/08/17 Drumlosh Sallie BegCh 2m 5f 2 11-6 Irish Stallion Farms EBF (M) Beg S'chase €3,000
Limerick 27/07/17 The Brig MdnHdl 2m 4f 6 11-12 106 Ladies Day 8th October (C&G) M'dn H'dle
Ballinrobe 25/07/17 Drumlosh Sallie HcpHdl 2m 6f 10yds 7 10-11 80 Sweeney Oil H'cap H'dle
Wexford 07/06/17 Patricks Boy MdnHdl 2m 10 11-4 Welcome To Wexford Racecourse M'dn H'dle
Listowel 05/06/17 A Fine Young Mare HcpHdl 2m 4f 15 11-1 84 Harvest Fest. 10th-16th Sept H'cap H'dle (Div 1)
Listowel 05/06/17 Mary's The Boss HcpHdl 2m 4f 10 10-11 80 Harvest Fest. 10th-16th Sept H'cap H'dle (Div 2)
Kilbeggan 04/06/17 The Rite Article HcpHdl 3m 140yds 5 11-7 97 Summer Party Pack Discount H'cap H'dle €275
Punchestown 31/05/17 Dino's Dream MdnHdl 2m 4f 80yds 17 11-5 Festival Dreams Begin In Ire M'dn H'dle
Punchestown 31/05/17 Longhouse Music (GB) BegCh 2m 8 11-5 Download The Ladbrokes App Beginners Sch
Punchestown 31/05/17 Sylvi MdnHdl 2m 100yds 11 11-7 Ladbrokes Get The Grid (Mares) M'dn H'dl
Ballinrobe 29/05/17 Patricks Boy MdnHdl 2m 110yds 11 11-4 F.B.D. M'dn H'dle
Down Royal 26/05/17 Fourina MdnHdl 2m 9 10-11 Barclay Communications M'dn H'dle
Down Royal 26/05/17 Ardview Boy HcpHdl 2m 2 10-3 86 Barclay Telecom H'cap H'dle €2,400
Punchestown 22/05/17 Coldamour MdnHdl 2m 170yds 6 11-0 www.punchestown.com M'dn H'dle
Punchestown 22/05/17 Mary's The Boss HcpHdl 2m 4f 80yds 12 10-4 80 Punchestown For Events H'cap H'dle
Limerick 21/05/17 L'Attesa BegCh 2m 3f 110yds 5 11-12 Liam Hogan Memorial Beginners S'chase €375
Punchestown 17/05/17 The Rite Article HcpHdl 3m 7 11-8 98 Punchestown.com Hcap 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).