John Joe Walsh

County Of Origin: Cork

Date of licence: 1962

First winner: Grub Stake (John Joe Walsh), Clonmel, March 7th, 1963

Significant horses (selected): Senator Maclacury, Function Dream, Fairy King, Lord Singapore, Rory Anna, Jack Absolute, Page Turner, Cliff House, Ballyegan Hero, Propunt, Pelegro

Assoc. jockeys: Brian O'Connell, Phillip Enright, Ambrose McCurtin, Rachael Blackmore

Did you know:

Grub Stake was John Joe Walsh’s first winner as a trainer when taking the bumper at Clonmel, on Thursday, March 7th, 1963, and for good measure, he rode it himself. Walsh had begun his training career the previous year and along with Kevin Prendergast, is Ireland’s longest serving trainer. No stranger to big-race success over the years, Walsh gained his most valuable win when the Rachael Blackmore-trained Ballyegan Hero took the €100,000 Galway Shopping Centre Handicap Hurdle on the penultimate day of the 2017 Galway festival. Walsh won the Munster National with Pelegro (Liam O'Donnell) in 1975 and Propunt (Trevor Hogan) in 1992. Propunt and Horgan were also successful in the Kerry National in 1992. More recently, Lord Singapore won the Troytown chase at Navan for Walsh in 1996, ridden by David Casey. 

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2014/201530000€0€0€0
Winter All Weather 2013/201441001€4,900€350€5,250
Winter All Weather 2012/201321000€7,000€0€7,000
National Hunt 2017/20181238579€169,063€41,350€210,413
National Hunt 2016/20171849101812€80,000€73,050€153,050
National Hunt 2015/201618823161912€189,450€65,758€255,208
National Hunt 2014/20151511410914€136,690€41,370€178,060
National Hunt 2013/20141511071716€70,850€35,590€106,440
National Hunt 2012/20131571015115€93,250€40,525€133,775
National Hunt 2011/20121471414157€102,025€45,598€147,623
National Hunt 2010/201110261179€43,590€31,273€74,863
National Hunt 2009/2010949784€60,200€19,908€80,108
National Hunt 2008/200910375115€55,300€26,785€82,085
National Hunt 2007/2008977886€65,450€28,165€93,615
National Hunt 2006/2007650064€0€8,690€8,690
National Hunt 2005/20061075686€45,150€25,200€70,350
National Hunt 2004/200510424210€15,750€16,615€32,365
National Hunt 2003/2004932555€18,900€23,860€42,760
National Hunt 2002/2003824896€38,850€37,445€76,295
National Hunt 2001/2002781243€12,250€12,037€24,287
National Hunt 2000/200114161328€51,996€28,509€80,505
Flat 2017290021€0€3,938€3,938
Flat 2016483333€30,625€11,125€41,750
Flat 2015603781€19,950€24,990€44,940
Flat 2014605534€33,600€26,630€60,230
Flat 2013545486€41,200€18,335€59,535
Flat 2012303238€18,900€11,580€30,480
Flat 2011280002€0€3,150€3,150
Flat 2010201103€14,190€7,000€21,190
Flat 2009351430€14,850€20,505€35,355
Flat 2008241203€9,800€15,125€24,925
Flat 2007292121€15,050€6,460€21,510
Flat 2006190000€0€0€0
Flat 200570000€0€0€0
Flat 200430000€0€0€0
Flat 200390010€0€2,000€2,000
Flat 2002150102€0€3,250€3,250
Flat 2001310021€0€2,184€2,184
Flat 2000341113€5,333€4,539€9,872
Flat 1999393337€15,554€8,983€24,537
Flat 1998213122€11,110€2,539€13,650

Date From
Date To
Race Type
Venue Date Horse Jockey Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Prize Money
Cork 10/12/17 Bright Lass F.J. Hayes MdnHdl 2m 17 10-0 Galtee 3-Y-O M'dn H'dle
Cork 10/12/17 Lady In Lavender A. Ring MdnHdl 2m r.o. 10-4 Galtee 3-Y-O M'dn H'dle
Cork 10/12/17 Una's Pleasure A. McCurtin NovCh 2m 160yds rf 10-11 100 Kerry Group EBF (M) Nov. S'chase
Fairyhouse 03/12/17 Davids Charm Rachael Blackmore HcpHdl 2m 1 10-8 134 Bar One Racing H'cap H'dle (Grade A) €60,000
Limerick 01/12/17 Our Ella Bella J. Walton NHF 2m 7 11-2 Limerick Races (M) (L P-A) INH Flat Race
Limerick 01/12/17 D'bru Na Boinne (FR) A. McCurtin MdnHdl 2m 6 11-2 Adare Manor Opportunity M'dn H'dle
Limerick 01/12/17 The Mulcare Rover A. McCurtin HcpHdl 2m 4 11-5 120 Christmas Racing Festival H'cap H'dle €800
Limerick 01/12/17 Glebe Girl A. McCurtin MdnHdl 2m 3f 5 11-0 Book Online At Mdn Hdle €275
Limerick 01/12/17 Presentingoscar W.T. Cronin HcpHdl 3m 5 10-1 98 Follow Limerick On Facebook H'cap H'dle €300
Thurles 30/11/17 Apache Gold A. McCurtin HcpHdl 2m 18 10-8 89 Templemore H'cap H'dle
Thurles 30/11/17 Bridies Boy A. McCurtin HcpCh 2m 2f 9 11-4 99 H'cap S'chase
Thurles 30/11/17 Hard Bought P.T. Enright HcpCh 2m 2f 3 11-9 99 H'cap S'chase €1,100
Thurles 23/11/17 Broder S.W. Flanagan HcpHdl 2m 4f 22yds 1 10-8 96 H'cap H'dle €7,500
Thurles 23/11/17 Krisdenoel E.P. O'Brien NHF 2m 4 11-0 Holycross INH Flat Race €500
Thurles 23/11/17 Apache Gold A. McCurtin HcpHdl 2m 8 11-1 89 Killinan H'cap H'dle
Thurles 23/11/17 Una's Pleasure A. McCurtin BegCh 2m 2f 6 11-2 Go Racing At Thurles (Mares) Beg S'chase
Cork 19/11/17 Western Sea A. McCurtin MdnHdl 2m 20 11-2 M'dn H'dle
Cork 19/11/17 Knock Na Rea A. McCurtin HcpHdl 2m 9 10-13 89 Adare Manor Opportunity H'cap H'dle
Cork 19/11/17 Cliff House A. McCurtin HcpHdl 2m 4f 3 11-2 135 J.P. McManus H'cap H'dle €2,700
Cork 19/11/17 Fly Round The Bend F.J. Hayes HcpHdl 2m 7 10-10 88 Adare Manor Opportunity H'cap 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).

This site uses unobtrusive cookies to store information on your computer, to improve performance and monitoring services.Click here for more info