Colin Keane

Date of Birth: September 12th, 1994

County of origin: Meath

First winner: No Trimmings (Gerry Keane) Dundalk, December 10th, 2010

Assoc. Trainers: Ger Lyons, Gerry Keane, Tony Martin

Significant horses (Selected): Laganore, Brendan Brackan, My Good Brother, Convergence, Argentero, Ainippe, Bear Creek, Queen Catherine, Blue De Vega, Medicine Jack, Sea Wolf, Ardhoomey, Realtra, Psychedelic Funk, Elegant Pose

Follow Colin on Twitter: @ctkjockey

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Colin Keane rode 54 winners when crowned champion apprentice in 2014 having finished second to Connor King the previous season. He rode his first Group winner when successful on Brendan Brackan in the Group 3 Solonaway Stakes at the Curragh on September 15th, 2013. Firmly established among the leading riders in Ireland, Keane has been stable jockey to Ger Lyons since the summer of 2014. With 65 winners, he finished runner-up to Pat Smullen in the Jockey's Championship in 2015. His association with Ger Lyons has yielded a number of significant wins. They landed the Group 2 GAIN Railway Stakes with Medicine Jack at the Curragh in June, 2016 a bigger success came their way when Ardhoomey captured the Group 2 Derrinstown Stud Flying Five Stakes at the same venue on Longines Irish Champions Weekend the following September. Colin rode his first Group 1 winner when partnering the Tony Martin-trained Laganore to success in the Premio Lydia Tesio at Capannelle in Rome on Sunday, October 29th, 2017. Just two weeks later, Colin was crowned champion jockey for the first time when he got the better of an epic duel with Pat Smullen to land the 2017 title. A final day double at Naas on Sunday, November 5th saw him claim the championship with 100 winners, 12 clear of his nearest rival Pat Smullen. 

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2018/2019242612€21,875€17,900€39,775
Winter All Weather 2017/20186891295€66,250€48,275€114,525
Winter All Weather 2016/20179819131311€137,188€55,150€192,338
Winter All Weather 2015/201664106511€69,650€25,690€95,340
Winter All Weather 2014/2015749999€58,450€28,310€86,760
Winter All Weather 2013/2014871113811€67,550€29,285€96,835
Winter All Weather 2012/2013435135€25,340€4,707€30,047
Winter All Weather 2011/2012354013€17,360€1,960€19,320
Flat 2018661821007962€1,050,094€812,513€1,862,606
Flat 2017609100797862€1,304,938€816,178€2,121,115
Flat 201654077795359€1,072,125€704,203€1,776,328
Flat 201546165556155€933,835€473,563€1,407,398
Flat 201435554444435€562,020€328,340€890,360
Flat 201324235251823€371,560€80,912€452,472
Flat 2012142914107€46,340€37,939€84,279
Flat 20111105768€32,935€23,551€56,486
Flat 2010101000€3,430€0€3,430

Date From
Date To
Race Type
Venue Date Horse Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Pattern/ Listed Prize Money
Dundalk 23/11/18 Georgian Bay F 1m 2f 150yds 3 9-5 74 Claiming Race €1,000
Dundalk 23/11/18 Carried Hcp 1m 2f 150yds 4 9-10 70 Fundraising Made Easy At Dundalk H'cap €550
Dundalk 23/11/18 Red All Star Hcp 5f 11 9-0 42 H'cap
Dundalk 23/11/18 Tallien Mdn 1m 2 9-5 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn €3,000
Dundalk 23/11/18 Villa Maria (GB) Hcp 7f 6 9-5 56 Christmas Party Nights at Dundalk H'cap (Div 1)
Dundalk 23/11/18 Waterlemon Bay (USA) Mdn 1m 5 9-0 Dundalk Business Club 2018 (Fillies) Mdn €300
Dundalk 21/11/18 Modern Love Mdn 6f 4 9-0 81 Crowne Plaza Hotel Race & Stay M'dn €600
Dundalk 21/11/18 Imposing Supreme Hcp 6f 2 9-10 67 Christmas Party Packages Nursery H'cap €3,000
Dundalk 21/11/18 Easy Boy Hcp 1m 4f 6 9-4 53 Crowne Plaza Leading Jockey&Trainer Hcap (Div 2)
Dundalk 21/11/18 Downtown Diva Hcp 6f 5 9-5 56 Crowne Plaza Hotel Race & Stay H'cap (Div 2) €250
Dundalk 21/11/18 Hasselnott (GB) F 1m 2 9-6 76 Dundalk Stadium Claiming Race €2,000
Dundalk 16/11/18 Sinbad Mdn 1m 4f 10 9-10 M'dn
Dundalk 16/11/18 Lady De Vesci Hcp 1m 2f 150yds 1 9-9 57 Light Up Your Night H'cap (Div 1) €6,250
Dundalk 16/11/18 Massif Central Hcp 1m 2f 150yds 1 9-12 96 Dundalk Stadium Light Up Your Night Hcap €15,625
Dundalk 09/11/18 Omran (GB) Hcp 1m 10 9-6 89 Floodlit Friday Nights H'cap
Dundalk 09/11/18 Cherryville Mdn 7f 8 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF (Fillies) M'dn
Dundalk 09/11/18 Dayereh Hcp 7f 6 9-6 57 Crowne Plaza Hotel Race & Stay H'cap (Div 1)
Dundalk 09/11/18 Thief Of Joy Mdn 1m 2 9-5 Irish Stallion Farms EBF (C&G) Mdn €3,000
Dundalk 07/11/18 Villa Maria (GB) Hcp 1m 7 9-3 56 Christmas Party Nights At Dundalk H'cap (Div 2)
Dundalk 07/11/18 Imposing Supreme Hcp 6f 2 9-6 66 Christmas Party Nights Dundalk Nurs. Hcp €2,200

*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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