Mikey Sheehy

County of Origin: Kilkenny

First winner: The Lady's Bid (Paddy Rogers) Navan, September 7, 2019

First Listed race winner: Queenship (Joseph O'Brien), Navigation Stakes, Cork, September 29, 2021

Significant horses: Sirjack Thomas, Hightimeyouwon, Vafortino, Queenship. 

Did you know: 

From Graiguenamanagh, County Kilkenny, Mikey Sheehy was 16 years of age when rode his first winner on the Paddy Rogers-trained The Lady's Bid at Navan on September 7, 2019. Mikey is a son of trainer Eamonn Sheehy and a brother of fellow apprentice, Danny.

Mikey rode 190 winners on the pony racing circuit and is apprenticed to Joseph O'Brien. His biggest success on the racecourse came at the Galway festival in July 2021 where he won the Colm Quinn BMW Mile Handicap on the Ado McGuinness-trained Sirjack Thomas. He gained his first Pattern race success when the Joseph O'Brien-trained Queenship won the Listed Navigation Stakes at Cork in September of the same year. 

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2021/20228413777€102,900€36,460€139,360
Winter All Weather 2020/2021704325€27,900€16,215€44,115
Winter All Weather 2019/2020215122€43,800€6,730€50,530
Flat 202214914121212€131,100€111,525€242,625
Flat 202129433172729€448,200€150,995€599,195
Flat 202021018291720€143,700€138,340€282,040
Flat 2019615446€32,100€33,890€65,990

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
Tramore 13/08/22 Gate Speed F 1m 4f 6 8-12 57 Core Bullion Traders Rated Race
Tramore 13/08/22 Explorers Way Mdn 1m 4f 6 9-5 80 Dan Cowman Memorial M'dn
Tramore 13/08/22 World Famous Hcp 1m 4f 4 9-13 88 Perennial Freight H'cap
Tramore 13/08/22 River Rain Mdn 1m 4f 2 9-0 84 James Shanahan Mem EBF (Fillies) M'dn
Curragh 06/08/22 Screen Siren Hcp 5f 2 8-4 74 AK Bets Higher Limits Better Prices Hcap €4,400
Tipperary 05/08/22 Ultramarine Mdn 5f 11 9-5 102 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn
Leopardstown 04/08/22 Miss Cunning Hcp 1m 1f 7 9-3 60 Leopardstown Golf Centre H'cap (Div 1)
Sligo 03/08/22 Corky Hcp 1m 2f 50yds 1 8-9 78 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Oaks (F) H'cap €15,600
Sligo 03/08/22 Your Honor Hcp 1m 2f 50yds 1 8-11 49 Sligo Champion H'cap €6,600
Naas 01/08/22 All Things Nice F 5f 205yds 24 8-11 91 Irish EBF Ballyhane Stks (Med Auct Race)
Galway 31/07/22 Sirjack Thomas Hcp 7f 4 8-12 89 Irish Stallion Farms EBF 'Ahonoora' Hcap €5,500
Galway 30/07/22 Goa Gajah (USA) Hcp 7f 2 9-4 87 Gra Chocolates Irish EBF Nursery H'cap €4,200
Galway 29/07/22 River Rain Mdn 1m 4f 4 9-0 84 Guinness Irish EBF (Fillies) M'dn €850
Galway 29/07/22 Golden Twilight Hcp 1m 4f 17 8-13 82 Guinness H'cap
Galway 27/07/22 Inchiquin Star Hcp 1m 123yds 3 8-9 72 Play The Tote Exacta On Every Race H'cap €2,500
Galway 26/07/22 Super Over Hcp 7f 14 9-9 76 caulfieldindustrial.com H'cap
Galway 26/07/22 Sirjack Thomas Hcp 1m 123yds 8 8-12 89 COLM QUINN BMW Mile H'cap
Gowran Park 23/07/22 What Adaay (GB) Hcp 7f 5 8-12 41 Ladies Day 2022 App H'cap (Div 2) €330
Gowran Park 23/07/22 Freedom Falls Mdn 7f 4 8-7 Irish EBF Auction Series (F) M'dn €1,250
Gowran Park 23/07/22 Vernotstoppen Hcp 7f 8 8-8 49 Ladies Day 2022 App H'cap (Div 1)
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*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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