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 2016/201711781108€56,875€22,838€79,713
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
Gowran Park 11/03/17 Snugsborough Hall HcpHdl 2m 4f 13 11-1 98 Gowran Park Golf Captains H'cap H'dle
Clonmel 02/03/17 Returntovendor HcpHdl 3m 1 11-5 102 Comeragh H'cap H'dle €7,500
Punchestown 22/02/17 Returntovendor HcpHdl 2m 6f 5 11-6 103 Festival Hospitality From 109 H'cap Hdle €300
Punchestown 22/02/17 Glenabo Bridge MdnHdl 2m 4f 7 11-4 I.N.H. Stallion Owners EBF M'dn H'dle
Gowran Park 18/02/17 Boherard Boy MdnHdl 2m 15 11-7 Sea Moon & Shantou At Burgage M'dn H'dle
Naas 11/02/17 Graineyhill MdnHdl 2m 3f 21 11-12 O'Driscoll O'Neil Supp Kill GAA Mdn Hdle
Thurles 09/02/17 Routes Choice BegCh 2m 45yds 7 11-5 Templemore Beginners S'chase
Leopardstown 29/01/17 Follow The Sign HcpCh 2m 1f 10 10-3 109 Sandyford H'cap S'chase
Navan 21/01/17 Glenabo Bridge MdnHdl 2m 4f 14 11-12 www.navanracecourse.ie M'dn H'dle
Navan 21/01/17 Drishogue Boy HcpHdl 2m 4f 15 10-9 90 Meath H'cap 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

*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).