Danny Mullins

Date of Birth: April 23, 1992 

County of Origin: Kilkenny

First Winner: My Girl Sophie (Jim Bolger), Leopardstown May 21, 2008 

Associated Trainers: Mags Mullins, Tony Mullins, Willie Mullins, John Ryan, Dick Donoghue, 'Shark' Hanlon

Significant horses (selected): Tornado Flyer, Kemboy, Flooring Porter, Colreevy, The Tullow Tank, Mount Benbulben, Felix Yonger, Sraid Padraig, Footpad, Airlie Beach, Total Recall, Cilaos Emery, Asterion Forlonge, Saldier, Gallant Oscar, Fabulous Saga, Faltering Fullback, Rock And Roll Kid, Logical Song, Draycott Place, Kilcarry Bridge, Polidam, Princess Leya, Teacht An Earraig, Reload, Glitter Baby, Stormy Judge, Acapella Bourgeois, Robin De Carlow, Cadmium, Riven Light, Stormy Ireland, Statuaire.

Did You Know:  

Danny is a son of successful trainers Tony Mullins and Mags Mullins. He was a star on the pony racing circuit, riding 126 winners.

Danny finished second and third in the race for the title of Champion Apprentice in his first two years on the track, rising weight led to him taking more and more rides over jumps. He has had no shortage of big-race success in his career and rather unusually, he has ridden a winner for both his mother and his father on the same card on more than one occasion.

Danny rode a treble on the Flat at the Galway festival on August 1, 2008, a treble over hurdles at Wexford on June 17, 2015 and a treble over fences at Sligo on September 28, 2016. 

The likes of the Willie Mullins-trained Tornado Flyer (King George VI Chase) and Kemboy (Irish Gold Cup), the Philip Fenton-trained The Tullow Tank, Gordon Elliott's Mount Benbulben, Willie Mullins' Airlie Beach, Felix Younger, Footpad, Saldier, Asterion Forlonge and Colreevy have all been Grade 1 winners for Danny. He has enjoyed notable handicap success over fences with horses such as Faltering Fullback (Eric McNamara) and Willie Mullins' Total Recall and on the Flat with the Mullins-trained Riven Light and Rock And Roll Kid, trained by his father Tony. 

Danny won a listed hurdle at Auteuil, France on Fujimoto Flyer which was trained by his cousin Emmet and Thomas Hobson (Willie Mullins) was a big winner he rode in England. His first winner at the Cheltenham Festival came in 2021 when he landed the Stayers' Hurdle on the Gavin Cromwell-trained Flooring Porter. Danny stepped in as an 11th hour replacement for Jonathan Moore who declared himself unfit to ride the horse on the morning of the race. 

Mullins won the Stayers' Hurdle on Flooring Porter for a second time in 2022. 

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2018/201910000€0€0€0
Winter All Weather 2015/201610100€0€1,360€1,360
Winter All Weather 2014/2015102200€10,500€2,550€13,050
Winter All Weather 2012/2013312644€8,820€12,635€21,455
Winter All Weather 2011/201220010€0€640€640
National Hunt 2022/2023667675€72,900€31,005€103,905
National Hunt 2021/202237243452934€510,300€408,720€919,020
National Hunt 2020/202137533313635€621,900€340,875€962,775
National Hunt 2019/202044239314838€707,713€371,838€1,079,550
National Hunt 2018/201948645374841€468,438€411,725€880,163
National Hunt 2017/201843235412942€463,763€418,343€882,105
National Hunt 2016/201749446394644€495,000€412,635€907,635
National Hunt 2015/201624828261624€337,720€154,908€492,628
National Hunt 2014/201526024323122€376,990€146,090€523,080
National Hunt 2013/201429727283028€420,830€196,133€616,963
National Hunt 2012/201318819142315€315,935€84,363€400,298
National Hunt 2011/201210896610€79,405€42,295€121,700
National Hunt 2010/2011533174€27,235€14,260€41,495
National Hunt 2009/2010210403€0€13,170€13,170
Flat 202120001€0€600€600
Flat 202050020€0€6,100€6,100
Flat 201941120€12,000€4,300€16,300
Flat 2018131112€72,000€13,500€85,500
Flat 201751100€7,813€2,700€10,513
Flat 201630000€0€0€0
Flat 201560110€0€2,170€2,170
Flat 2014212122€32,970€9,505€42,475
Flat 2013322214€35,850€28,650€64,500
Flat 2012493847€14,420€17,770€32,190
Flat 2011665654€41,170€17,295€58,465
Flat 2010133771210€38,168€37,815€75,983
Flat 200938729283031€304,265€164,222€468,487
Flat 20082121924813€295,610€85,650€381,260

Venue
Date From
Date To
Horse
Race Type
Distance
Place
Weight
Rating
Pattern/Listed
Venue Date Horse Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Pattern/ Listed Prize Money
Roscommon 04/07/22 Big Island MdnHdl 1m 7f 90yds 5 11-12 Larry O'Farrelly Memorial M'dn H'dle €315
Roscommon 04/07/22 Gallic Boy HcpHdl 1m 7f 90yds p.u. 11-7 95 Re/Max Team Earley H'cap H'dle
Tramore 03/07/22 Our Dylan HcpHdl 2m 5f 120yds p.u. 11-2 97 Coast To Curragh Charity Cycle Hcp Hdle
Tramore 03/07/22 Wild Caprice MdnHdl 2m 5f 120yds 2 10-11 97 SP Or Better Guaranteed M'dn H'dle €2,100
Tramore 03/07/22 Finches Cross HcpHdl 2m 5 11-10 91 Your New Tote At Tramore H'cap H'dle €315
Bellewstown 02/07/22 Kelly's Birr MdnHdl 2m 4f 4 10-13 Bar One Racing €50 Free Bet (M) Mdn Hdle €525
Wexford 01/07/22 Senecia MdnHdl 2m 4f 150yds 1 11-12 Neville Hotels M'dn H'dle €6,300
Wexford 01/07/22 Optical Confusion HcpCh 2m 4f 2 11-1 123 Molloy Metals Wexford GAA H'cap S'chase €4,400
Tipperary 30/06/22 Kingston Retreat (GB) HcpHdl 2m 4f 13 11-7 115 Tipperary H'cap H'dle
Tipperary 30/06/22 General Clermont (FR) HcpHdl 2m 3 11-7 102 TipperaryRaces.ie H'cap H'dle €1,100
Listowel 06/06/22 Summer Tide HcpHdl 2m 4f 2 10-6 111 Bryan MacMahon H'cap H'dle €4,400
Listowel 06/06/22 Prince Of Peace MdnHdl 2m 13 11-7 John B. Keane (C & G) M'dn H'dle
Listowel 06/06/22 Amazing Amy MdnHdl 2m 7 11-7 89 Nora Canty (Mares) M'dn H'dle
Listowel 06/06/22 Cracklinrose HcpHdl 2m 4f p.u. 10-12 86 Mike Lawlee Memorial H'cap H'dle
Listowel 06/06/22 The Dara Man Ch 2m 3f 4 11-2 119 John J. Galvin S'chase €875
Kilbeggan 05/06/22 Presenting Bonnie HcpCh 2m 3f 200yds 9 11-4 110 Entegro H'cap S'chase
Kilbeggan 05/06/22 Back The West HcpHdl 3m 95yds 6 11-7 85 Follow Kilbeggan On Twitter H'cap H'dle €200
Kilbeggan 05/06/22 Jakie Mac HcpHdl 2m 10 11-12 100 Midlands National 8th July H'cap H'dle
Kilbeggan 05/06/22 He Fitz In NovHdl 3m 95yds 1 11-3 86 KilbegganRaces.com Novice H'dle €7,200
Tramore 04/06/22 Kingston Retreat (GB) HcpHdl 2m 5f 120yds 1 11-11 106 Tramore Farmers Market H'cap H'dle €7,200
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