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 2018/201973111096€97,500€42,788€140,288
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 20196696154€116,563€46,488€163,050
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
Cork 20/04/19 North Wind F 7f 7 9-4 93 BetVictor Bet €5 Get €30 Offer Race
Cork 20/04/19 Segenhoe (GB) Mdn 7f 8 9-5 Buy Annual Membership Today M'dn (Div 2)
Cork 20/04/19 Karawaan Hcp 1m 100yds 11 9-4 93 Buy Tickets Online And Save H'cap
Cork 20/04/19 Pepperoni Pete Hcp 1m 100yds 11 9-9 74 Racing Home For Easter Festival H'cap
Cork 20/04/19 Scorched Earth Mdn 1m 100yds 7 9-5 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Median Auc M'dn
Cork 20/04/19 Wartime Hero (GB) Mdn 7f 4 9-5 Buy Annual Membership Today M'dn (Div 1)
Clonmel 18/04/19 Very Excellent Mdn 1m 1f 162yds 2 9-5 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Median Auc.M'dn
Clonmel 18/04/19 Lady Scathach F 1m 1f 162yds p.u. 9-4 45 St. Patrick's Well Claiming Race
Clonmel 18/04/19 Make A Story Mdn 1m 1f 162yds 8 9-2 Slievenamon M'dn
Clonmel 18/04/19 Misty Millie Hcp 1m 1f 162yds 2 9-3 54 BBQ Race Evening Friday June 7th H'cap
Clonmel 18/04/19 Union Gap Hcp 2m 37yds 3 9-4 57 Next Evening Meeting May 16th H'cap
Clonmel 18/04/19 Encapsulation Mdn 1m 1f 162yds 1 9-0 Happy Easter To All Our Patrons(F)M'dn
Clonmel 18/04/19 Free Ranger Hcp 1m 1f 162yds 3 9-8 72 Clonmel Og Family Evening H'cap
Dundalk 17/04/19 Kasbah F 6f 1 9-4 72 Dundalk Business Club Claiming Race €6,250
Dundalk 17/04/19 A Likely Story Hcp 7f 5 9-8 61 LMFM Dual Race Night 3rd May H'cap €275
Dundalk 14/04/19 Construct (GB) Hcp 1m 4f 3 10-3 78 Recruit Island H'cap €1,150
Dundalk 14/04/19 Dreamboat Dave Hcp 1m 2f 150yds 3 9-5 61 Racing Post H'cap €1,150
Dundalk 14/04/19 Burmese Waltz (GB) F 6f 3 9-7 92 Marshes Shopping Centre Rated Race €1,750
Dundalk 14/04/19 Does Mammy Know Mdn 7f 9 10-0 Imperial Hotel Dundalk M'dn
Naas 13/04/19 Joshadam (GB) Mdn 1m 2f 7 9-5 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn

*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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