Michael O'Callaghan

County Of Origin: County Kerry

Date of licence: 2012

First winner (in Ireland): Bogini, Leopardstown, July 5th, 2012

Significant horses (selected): Blue De Vega, Now Or Never, Letters of Note, State Of Emergency

Assoc. jockeys: Leigh Roche

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Did you know: Michael O'Callaghan is widely considered to be one of the fastest-rising training talents in Irish flat racing. He has shown a notable knack for buying relatively inexpensive yearlings and breeze-up horses that go on to enjoy racecourse success. Based on the Curragh, Michael continues to enjoy considerable success thanks to notable performers such as the Classic-placed Blue De Vega and Now Or Never.

SeasonRuns1st2nd3rd4thWin MoneyPlace MoneyTotal *
Winter All Weather 2018/2019100010€0€1,050€1,050
Winter All Weather 2017/2018211321€6,250€11,325€17,575
Winter All Weather 2016/2017223022€23,125€4,800€27,925
Winter All Weather 2015/2016190101€0€2,320€2,320
Winter All Weather 2014/2015286534€47,250€15,100€62,350
Winter All Weather 2013/201471010€7,000€560€7,560
Winter All Weather 2012/2013161333€7,000€9,085€16,085
National Hunt 2018/201981001€6,875€763€7,638
National Hunt 2017/201850000€0€0€0
National Hunt 2015/201620000€0€0€0
National Hunt 2014/201521000€5,250€0€5,250
National Hunt 2013/201410000€0€0€0
Flat 20199199108€102,425€101,938€204,363
Flat 201814613211614€128,438€186,063€314,500
Flat 201717111281916€101,875€171,538€273,413
Flat 201618717212420€175,375€265,663€441,038
Flat 2015981210129€174,600€101,675€276,275
Flat 2014505795€41,650€53,060€94,710
Flat 2013251353€7,000€14,990€21,990
Flat 2012211212€13,200€9,350€22,550

Date From
Date To
Race Type
Venue Date Horse Jockey Race Type Distance Place Weight Rating Race Pattern/ Listed Prize Money
Naas 18/09/19 Deidra L.F. Roche Mdn 6f 1 9-0 Irish Stallion Farms EBF (Fillies) M'dn
Naas 18/09/19 Johan Zoffani L.F. Roche Mdn 6f 2 9-5 Irish Stallion Farms EBF (C & G) Mdn
Listowel 11/09/19 Facethepuckout L.F. Roche Hcp 7f 1 9-10 71 Listowel Arms H'cap €7,800
Listowel 11/09/19 Divine Approach A.J. Slattery Hcp 1m 1f 14 9-4 73 Seamus Mulvaney Bookmaker H'cap
Navan 07/09/19 Kitten On The Keys (USA) L.F. Roche Mdn 5f 164yds 11 8-6 Foran Equine Irish EBF Auction M'dn
Navan 07/09/19 Riogha (USA) L.F. Roche Hcp 5f 164yds 8 9-6 63 Navanracecourse.ie H'cap
Gowran-Park 04/09/19 Sideshift (FR) L.F. Roche Mdn 7f 7 9-5 Irish EBF Supporting ICW (C & G) M'dn
Gowran-Park 04/09/19 Facethepuckout L.F. Roche Hcp 7f 2 8-10 68 Gowran Park Business Club H'cap €2,400
Cork 01/09/19 Deidra L.F. Roche Mdn 6f 2 9-0 Matchbook Irish EBF (Fillies) M'dn €3,300
Cork 01/09/19 Riogha (USA) L.F. Roche Mdn 7f 6 9-0 64 Matchbook Straight Seven Fillies M'dn €250
Tipperary 29/08/19 Gunmetal Jack L.F. Roche Mdn 7f 110yds 3 9-1 70 Irish Stallion Farms EBF Claiming M'dn €1,500
Tipperary 29/08/19 Rionach (GB) L.F. Roche F 7f 110yds 6 9-5 99 Coolmore Stud Fairy Bridge Stakes (Group 3) Group 3 €1,300
Killarney 24/08/19 Aurora Moon L.F. Roche F 1m 50yds 10 8-12 84 The Irish Examiner Rated Race
Killarney 24/08/19 Rionach (GB) L.F. Roche F 1m 50yds 10 9-4 100 Dunloe Hotel Vincent O'Brien Ruby Stakes (Listed) Listed
Curragh 23/08/19 Alexei Vronsky L.F. Roche Mdn 7f 14 9-5 Irish Stallion Farms EBF M'dn
Curragh 23/08/19 Riogha (USA) L.F. Roche Mdn 6f 7 9-0 Sycamore Lodge Equine Hospital M'dn
Cork 17/08/19 Kitten On The Keys (USA) L.F. Roche Mdn 6f 6 9-0 Matchbook Irish EBF M'dn €330
Cork 17/08/19 Facethepuckout L.F. Roche Hcp 7f 10 8-10 71 Barry's Tea Supp Marymount Hospice H'cap
Curragh 16/08/19 Isabeau L.F. Roche F 5f 2 8-12 92 Ryans Cleaning Event Specialist Stks (Listed) Listed €9,400
Curragh 16/08/19 Aurora Eclipse L.F. Roche Hcp 6f 3 8-5 79 TRM Kurasyn H'cap €2,600

*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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