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 2016/201710871108€49,375€22,538€71,913
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 21/01/17 Glenabo Bridge MdnHdl 2m 4f 14 11-12 www.navanracecourse.ie M'dn H'dle
Navan 21/01/17 Ardview Boy HcpHdl 2m 10 10-2 94 Athlumney H'cap H'dle
Fairyhouse 15/01/17 Returntovendor HcpHdl 3m 3 11-2 99 Madden Raparees Fundraising H'cap H'dle €1,200
Naas 08/01/17 Hold Onto Your Hat MdnHdl 2m 20 11-12 INH Stallion Owners EBF M'dn H'dle
Tramore 01/01/17 Returntovendor HcpHdl 2m 5f 1 10-10 91 Ani-Pets Veterinary Clinic H'cap H'dle €7,813
Limerick 28/12/16 Returntovendor HcpHdl 2m 5f 3 11-1 91 Parkway Shopping Centre H'cap H'dle €1,050
Limerick 28/12/16 O Ceallaigh BegCh 2m 1f 160yds 3 11-12 D Pack Packaging Celebrating Beg S'chase €1,350
Limerick 28/12/16 Whitango MdnHdl 2m 13 11-2 Woodlands House Hotel Adare M'dn H'dle
Leopardstown 27/12/16 Guitar Pete HcpHdl 2m 15 11-1 133 Paddy Power 'You Beauty' H'cap H'dle
Leopardstown 27/12/16 The Brig MdnHdl 2m 5 11-12 Paddy Power Easiest Mobile App M'dn H'dl €350
Limerick 26/12/16 Denham Sound (GB) MdnHdl 2m 7 10-7 Holmes O'Malley Sexton 3-Y-O M'dn H'dle
Limerick 26/12/16 Pixie Lane HcpHdl 2m 6 10-5 98 O'Kelly Brothers (Mares) H'cap H'dle
Limerick 26/12/16 Drishogue Boy HcpCh 2m 3f 120yds 7 10-8 97 Mr. Binman H'cap S'chase
Navan 18/12/16 Snugsborough Hall MdnHdl 2m 19 11-12 Irish Stallion Owners EBF M'dn H'dle
Cork 11/12/16 Niven MdnHdl 2m 11 11-0 Galtee 3-Y-O M'dn H'dle
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 €7,500
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)

*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).