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 2017/2018833231€26,250€11,163€37,413
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
Clonmel 20/02/18 Ballykea Star BegCh 2m 4f 9 11-5 MicrodogID Beginners S'chase
Punchestown 11/02/18 Fergiethelegend Ch 3m 10 11-11 84 P.P.Hogan Memorial Cross Country S'chase
Naas 10/02/18 Around The Block MdnHdl 2m 16 11-11 Paddy Hackett Memorial M'dn H'dle
Thurles 08/02/18 Try Again MdnHdl 2m 10 11-11 thurles.ie M'dn H'dle
Thurles 08/02/18 Tourboy NovHdl 2m 4f fell 11-1 121 Horse & Jockey Rated Novice H'dle
Thurles 08/02/18 Two In One (USA) BegCh 2m 11 11-12 Templemore Beginners S'chase
Fairyhouse 07/02/18 Spiritual Law MdnHdl 2m 10 11-7 fairyhouse.ie M'dn H'dle
Down Royal 31/01/18 Fergiethelegend HcpCh 2m 4f 5 11-4 87 Down Royal H'cap S'chase €250
Fairyhouse 27/01/18 Communion Day MdnHdl 2m p.u. 11-12 Easter Festival 1st-3rd April M'dn H'dle
Navan 20/01/18 Fergiethelegend HcpCh 3m 3 10-12 88 Race Displays Event Signage Hcap S'chase €1,150
Navan 20/01/18 Black Ice HcpHdl 2m 4f p.u. 10-11 94 Thank You Johanna McGarry H'cap H'dle
Navan 20/01/18 Returntovendor HcpHdl 2m 4f p.u. 10-10 125 Navan H'cap H'dle (Grade B)
Fairyhouse 01/01/18 Heather Moth HcpHdl 2m 7f 110yds p.u. 10-5 88 Join Fairyhouse Members Club H'cap H'dle
Punchestown 31/12/17 Returntovendor HcpHdl 2m 4f 1 10-13 119 Buy Your Tickets Online H'cap H'dle €11,875
Limerick 29/12/17 Knocknarae King MdnHdl 2m 3f p.u. 11-4 Racing Post M'dn H'dle
Limerick 28/12/17 Daring Decree MdnHdl 2m 10 11-2 Woodlands House Hotel Adare M'dn H'dle
Limerick 27/12/17 Vent De La Cote (FR) HcpCh 2m 3f 120yds p.u. 10-7 128 Tim Duggan Memorial H'cap S'chase (Grade B)
Limerick 27/12/17 Cadet Miller MdnHdl 2m 2f p.u. 10-13 David Fitzgerald (Mares) M'dn H'dle
Limerick 27/12/17 Naughty But Nice HcpHdl 2m 13 11-0 89 BRC McMahon Reinforcements H'cap H'dle
Leopardstown 26/12/17 Black Ice HcpHdl 2m 2f 22 10-6 96 Cardinal Capital 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).

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