Sandra Hughes

County Of Origin: Kildare

Date of licence: 2014/15

First winner : Sub Lieutenant, Fairyhouse, November 29th, 2014

Significant horses: Sub Lieutenant, Lieutenant Colonel, Thunder And Roses.

Assoc. jockeys: Bryan Cooper, Roger Loughran, David Mullins

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Did you know: Sandra took over her father Dessie's trainers’ licence in the days following his death in November 2014 and wasted little time in getting among the winners. She saddled Lieutenant Colonel to win the Grade 1 Bar One Racing Hatton´s Grace Hurdle at Fairyhouse within a fortnight of acquiring her licence and the same horse went on to win the Grade 1 Squared Financial Christmas Hurdle at Leopardstown that December. Another notable early success came Sandra's way when Sub Lieutenant won the Grade 2 Michael Purcell Memorial Novice Hurdle at Thurles in February of 2015. Better was to come as she trained Thunder And Roses, ridden by Katie Walsh, to win the BoyleSports Irish Grand National in April, 2015.  

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2014/201510000€0€0€0
National Hunt 2016/2017472433€15,313€19,038€34,350
National Hunt 2015/201618313182323€248,163€149,625€397,788
National Hunt 2014/201514715151819€370,985€177,385€548,370
Flat 201651001€5,625€475€6,100
Flat 201530000€0€0€0

Date From
Date To
Race Type
Venue Date Horse Jockey Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Prize Money
Navan 24/09/16 Racing Stripes R. Loughran MdnHdl 2m 13 11-8 Troytown Bar M'dn H'dle
Navan 24/09/16 Phil's Magic J.J. Burke BegCh 2m 4f 6 11-12 125 Emerald Facility Services Beg S'chase
Listowel 14/09/16 Phil's Magic J.J. Burke HcpCh 3m fell 9-7 125 Guinness Kerry National H'cap S'chase
Galway 06/09/16 Wingoldandwearit R. Loughran MdnHdl 2m 110yds 9 11-12 O'Leary Insurances M'dn H'dle
Galway 06/09/16 Carlitos Bay J.J. Burke MdnHdl 2m 5f 57yds 8 11-12 Nutritional Therapy Ireland M'dn H'dle
Cork 28/08/16 Herbiegoesbananas J.B. Kane HcpHdl 3m p.u. 11-5 102 Buy Online @ Hcap Hdle
Navan 27/08/16 Sports Barrow D.P. McDonogh Hcp 1m 6f 1 9-5 56 Like Navan On Facebook H'cap €5,625
Down-Royal 26/08/16 Wheres Hannah R. Loughran MdnHdl 2m 6 10-13 Allied Bakeries (Mares) M'dn H'dle
Down-Royal 26/08/16 Art Of Security J.J. Burke MdnHdl 2m 4f 7 11-12 Tayto Group M'dn H'dle
Kilbeggan 19/08/16 Carlitos Bay J.J. Codd NHF 2m 3f 110yds 6 12-0 Athlone INH Flat Race
Tipperary 16/08/16 Knockanarrigan C. Brassil HcpHdl 3m 1 10-11 110 H'cap H'dle €7,500
Tramore 14/08/16 Wheres Hannah P.T. Foley NHF 2m 8 11-2 IrishStallionFarms EBF (M) INH Flat Race
Tramore 12/08/16 Herbiegoesbananas C. Brassil HcpHdl 2m 5f 6 11-0 104 Chia Bia H'cap H'dle
Ballinrobe 08/08/16 Small World J.J. Burke MdnHdl 2m 5f 3 11-4 Burleigh Accountancy M'dn H'dle €1,000
Kilbeggan 06/08/16 Back Before Dawn J.J. Burke BegCh 2m 3f 200yds 12 11-5 Kieran Kelly Memorial Beginners S'chase
Cork 01/08/16 Wheres Hannah R. Loughran MdnHdl 2m 9 11-7 Follow Us On Twitter (Mares) M'dn H'dle
Galway 31/07/16 Sports Barrow T.P. Madden Hcp 1m 5f 186yds 10 8-5 57 JPK Fencing H'cap
Galway 30/07/16 Art Of Security J.J. Burke MdnHdl 2m 159yds 8 11-12 Ladbrokes Mobile M'dn H'dle
Galway 29/07/16 Knockanarrigan B. Hayes HcpCh 2m 6f 111yds 3 11-0 122 Guinness Galway Blazers H'cap S'chase €3,000
Galway 29/07/16 Canaly R. Loughran HcpCh 2m 6f 111yds 19 11-3 125 Guinness Galway Blazers H'cap S'chase

*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).