Jim Bolger

County Of Origin: Wexford

Date of licence: 1976

First winner: Peaceful Pleasure, September 20th, 1976

Significant horses (selected): Flame Of Tara, Park Appeal, Jet Ski Lady, Polonia, St Jovite, Alexander Goldrun, Finsceal Beo, New Approach, Dawn Approach, Pleascach

Assoc. jockeys: Kevin Manning, Ronan Whelan, Rory Cleary

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Did you know: Jim Bolger has enjoyed tremendous success as a trainer and breeder since taking out his licence in the mid-1970’s. From humble beginnings, he has built up a fine training establishment from his base in Coolcullen that has helped him capture many big races around the world in the last four decades. He has trained some exceptional colts in the recent past, with Teofilo, New Approach and Dawn Approach all winning an array of prestigious Group 1 contests, with the first-named pair going on to become successful stallions. Jim Bolger is also renowned for his handling of fillies and mares and has enjoyed notable success with the likes of Flame Of Tara, Finsceal Beo, Park Appeal, Jet Ski Lady and Alexander Goldrun.

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2015/20163631065€40,040€33,980€74,020
Winter All Weather 2014/2015267254€50,300€11,785€62,085
Winter All Weather 2013/201420100€0€2,125€2,125
Winter All Weather 2012/2013334554€47,400€13,566€60,966
Winter All Weather 2011/20126813675€76,370€22,737€99,107
National Hunt 2014/201520000€0€0€0
National Hunt 2013/201440001€0€400€400
National Hunt 2012/201393020€19,600€1,840€21,440
National Hunt 2011/201250110€0€2,000€2,000
National Hunt 2010/201110001€0€450€450
National Hunt 2009/201010001€0€600€600
National Hunt 2005/200641000€9,100€0€9,100
National Hunt 2003/200420000€0€0€0
National Hunt 2002/200320000€0€0€0
National Hunt 2001/200210100€0€2,374€2,374
National Hunt 2000/200111000€5,111€0€5,111
Flat 201640551574345€750,625€795,388€1,546,013
Flat 201550161645755€1,114,860€675,875€1,790,735
Flat 201449564555860€923,600€632,528€1,556,128
Flat 201348066675261€1,540,940€663,500€2,204,440
Flat 201244445685750€825,900€579,198€1,405,098
Flat 201145048505038€702,850€490,040€1,192,890
Flat 201044156473935€738,295€475,387€1,213,682
Flat 200942155584140€911,295€915,171€1,826,466
Flat 200842552533644€1,727,710€1,043,730€2,771,440
Flat 200742059484030€2,713,010€547,343€3,260,353
Flat 200636438264731€1,188,300€539,698€1,727,998
Flat 200535142403633€920,800€609,576€1,530,376
Flat 200433734433128€793,130€543,705€1,336,835
Flat 200340231345338€589,050€403,665€992,715
Flat 200248962666032€1,299,310€686,648€1,985,958
Flat 200147042513545€678,092€420,335€1,098,427
Flat 200045945433043€482,438€261,471€743,909
Flat 199946357584747€558,749€438,945€997,694
Flat 199843650454733€359,940€200,638€560,578

Date From
Date To
Race Type
Venue Date Horse Jockey Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Prize Money
Fairyhouse 27/09/16 Ceol Na Nog K.J. Manning Hcp 1m 4f 5 9-0 91 Christmas Parties At Fairyhouse H'cap €625
Fairyhouse 27/09/16 Fountain R.P. Cleary Mdn 7f 11 9-5 Racing At Fairyhouse October 8th M'dn
Fairyhouse 27/09/16 Intense Stylist K.J. Manning Mdn 7f 3 9-0 75 Racing At Fairyhouse October 8th M'dn €1,100
Fairyhouse 27/09/16 Miss Qatar K.J. Manning Mdn 6f 1 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn €8,750
Fairyhouse 27/09/16 Cool Artist R.P. Whelan Mdn 7f 12 9-0 Racing At Fairyhouse October 8th M'dn
Curragh 25/09/16 Treaty Of Vienna (USA) K.J. Manning Mdn 7f 4 9-5 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn €825
Curragh 25/09/16 Vociferous Marina R.P. Whelan Mdn 7f 1 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn €10,313
Curragh 25/09/16 Dawn Of A New Era K.J. Manning F 7f 6 9-0 C.L. & M.F. Weld Park Stakes €1,350
Curragh 25/09/16 Legitimus R.P. Whelan F 7f 3 9-0 C.L. & M.F. Weld Park Stakes €6,750
Curragh 25/09/16 Special Focus R.P. Cleary Hcp 1m 5 8-9 78 Dublin Coach H'cap €413
Curragh 25/09/16 Twilight Payment K.J. Manning F 2m 1 8-11 108 Sycamore Lodge Loughbrown Stakes €28,200
Curragh 25/09/16 Theophilus J.P. Dowling Hcp 1m 4f 8 11-5 83 Manguard Plus Amateur Derby (QR) H'cap
Curragh 25/09/16 Flight Risk K.J. Manning F 6f 2 9-5 107 Renaissance Stakes €12,000
Dundalk 23/09/16 Mainicin D.M. Redmond Hcp 1m 4f 2 9-1 68 Crowne Plaza Race & Stay Apprentice Hcap €2,400
Dundalk 23/09/16 Ringside Humour K.J. Manning F 1m 2f 150yds 1 9-8 96 Dundalk Stadium Light Up Your Night Race €9,375
Curragh 22/09/16 Elusive Approach K.J. Manning Hcp 7f 20 10-0 70 Irish Injured Jockeys Fund Hcap
Curragh 22/09/16 Locus Standi K.J. Manning Hcp 1m 2f 13 9-1 56 Order Of Malta H'cap (Div 1)
Curragh 22/09/16 Dynamic Focus K.J. Manning Hcp 1m 2f 7 8-12 54 Order Of Malta H'cap (Div 2)
Curragh 22/09/16 In Somno K.J. Manning Mdn 6f 5 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF (Fillies) M'dn €413
Naas 21/09/16 Latchet K.J. Manning Mdn 1m 10 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Median Auct Mdn

*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).