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 2017/2018141001€8,125€1,163€9,288
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
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
Punchestown 17/05/17 Tourboy MdnHdl 3m 1 11-12 Punchestown For Events M'dn H'dle €8,125
Punchestown 17/05/17 Patricks Boy MdnHdl 2m 150yds 11 11-12 Kildare Hunt Club M'dn H'dle
Killarney 14/05/17 Field Robin Hdl 2m 1f 6 11-0 105 Irish Wire Products (Mares) H'dle (Listed)
Kilbeggan 12/05/17 Sam King BegCh 2m 3f 200yds 8 11-12 Sean Hughes Memorial Beginners S'chase
Tipperary 11/05/17 The Brig MdnHdl 2m 5 11-4 Hotel Minella M'dn H'dle €288
Roscommon 08/05/17 L'Attesa BegCh 2m 61yds 7 11-12 Boyle Beginners S'chase
Roscommon 08/05/17 Longhouse Music (GB) BegCh 2m 5f u.r. 11-7 Follow Us On Facebook (Mares) Beg Schase
Cork 05/05/17 Ballybough Niamh MdnHdl 2m 19 11-7 Irish Stallion Farms EBF (Mares) Mdn Hdl
Cork 05/05/17 Posh Frock HcpHdl 3m 12 10-13 89 Buy Online @ Corkracecourse.ie Hcap Hdle (Div 2)
Down Royal 01/05/17 Ardview Boy HcpHdl 2m 4 11-3 86 Sean Graham Bookmakers H'cap H'dle €500
Kilbeggan 21/04/17 Herbiegoesbananas HcpHdl 3m 140yds 16 11-5 95 Mullingar H'cap H'dle
Fairyhouse 18/04/17 O Ceallaigh BegCh 2m 110yds 4 11-12 129 Flynn Management Ratoath GAA EBF Beg Sch €850
Fairyhouse 17/04/17 Golden Boot HcpCh 3m 150yds p.u. 10-4 115 Fred Kenny Service To Racing Hcap Schase
Fairyhouse 17/04/17 Oscars Den HcpHdl 2m 6f 14 10-5 116 Fairyhouse Steel H'cap H'dle
Cork 16/04/17 Caniwillyegiveme HcpHdl 3m 9 10-5 95 Munster Waste Managment H'cap H'dle
Wexford 07/04/17 Rossmore's Pride MdnHdl 2m 4f 10 11-4 Springtime In Wexford M'dn 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).