Disqualifications

ASSOCIATION RULING                                                              Ruling #15-17
Date:  May 28, 2015
 
Name:  Brandon C. Boulanger
Date of Birth:  03/01/94  License #:  10179842
Incident Date:  Sunday, 05/24/15
Rule(s) Violation:  Gulfstream Park House Rules:  Article IA 2, 5, Bb, c, 3, C, D3, 4b, 11a, b, d,  Article II 11a, b, 4, 5, F 1a, b, 2a, b, c, Article III A1, B1, 2, 3, D1, 2a, f, g, 3, 4, 5, Article IV I 1.
Jockey Brandon C. Boulanger is Fined One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) for failure to appear at the movies after being duly notified regarding the 1st race at Gulfstream Park on Saturday, May 23, 2015.
Jeffrey A. Noe Association Steward
Donald Brumfield Association Steward
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ASSOCIATION RULING                                                              Ruling #15-19
Date:  June 13, 2015
 
Name:  Brandon C. Boulanger
Date of Birth:  03/01/94  License #:  10179842
Incident Date:  Saturday, June 6, 2015
Rule(s) Violation:  Gulfstream Park House Rules:  Article IA 2, 4, Bb, c, 3, C, D3, 4b, 11a, b, Article III C5.
Apprentice Jockey Brandon C. Boulanger is Fined One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) for filing a frivolous claim of foul regarding the 2nd Race at Gulfstream Park on Saturday, June 6, 2015.
Jeffrey A. Noe Association Steward                                                
Donald Brumfield Association Steward
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ASSOCIATION RULING                                                              Ruling #15-19
Date:  June 13, 2015
 
Name:  Brandon C. Boulanger
Date of Birth:  03/01/94  License #:  10179842
Incident Date:  Saturday, June 6, 2015
Rule(s) Violation:  Gulfstream Park House Rules:  Article IA 2, 4, Bb, c, 3, C, D3, 4b, 11a, b, Article III C5.
Apprentice Jockey Brandon C. Boulanger is Fined One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) for filing a frivolous claim of foul regarding the 2nd Race at Gulfstream Park on Saturday, June 6, 2015.
Jeffrey A. Noe Association Steward
Donald Brumfield Association Steward
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ASSOCIATION RULING                                                              Ruling #15-23

Date:  August 9, 2015

Name:  Ronney Betancourt 

Date of Birth:  04/30/81          License #:  10634922

Incident Date:  Friday, 07/24/15

Rule(s) Violation:  Gulfstream Park House Rules:  Article IA2, B1b, C, 3, 4b, C, D3, 11a, b, c, d, e.

Jockey Ronney Betancourt is Fined One Thousand Dollars (1,000.00) for failure to persevere while astride #5 “Blavastki” during the running of the 9th race on Friday, July 24, 2015 at Gulfstream Park.

Jeffrey A. Noe Association Steward
Donald Brumfield Association Steward
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ASSOCIATION RULING                                                              Ruling #15-24

Date:  August 9, 2015

Name:  Arny Fontanez 

Date of Birth:  06/27/92          License #:  10318955

Incident Date:  Saturday, 07/25/15

Rule(s) Violation:  Gulfstream Park House Rules:  Article IA2, B1b, C, 3, 4b, C, D3, 11a, b, c, d, e.

Jockey Arny Fontanez is Fined One Thousand Dollars (1,000.00) for failure to persevere while astride #7 “Sylviasgivenangel” during the running of the 2nd race on Saturday, July 25, 2015 at Gulfstream Park.

Jeffrey A. Noe Association Steward
Donald Brumfield Association Steward
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ASSOCIATION RULING                                                              Ruling #15-27
Date:  August 15, 2015
Name:  Juan D. Lopez   Date of Birth: 09/05/85   License #7450888  
Incident Date: Sunday, August 9, 2015
Rule(s) Violation:  Gulfstream Park House Rules:  Article I A3, B 1b, c, 3, 4b, C, D, 3, 11a, b, c, d, e Article II F 1a, b, 2a, b, c, d 
Following movies in the Jockeys’ Room at Gulfstream Park on Thursday, August 13, 2015 Jockey Lopez was found in violation of the above referenced Association Rules which state in part “In a race, every horse may maintain position as nearly as possible in the lane in which it starts.  If a horse is ridden, drifts or swerves out of its lane in such a manner that it interferes with, impedes or intimidates another horse, it is a foul and may result in the disqualification of the offending horse.” This occurred during the running of the 2nd Race at Gulfstream Park on Sunday, August 9, 2015 through the stretch. 
Action Taken:   Jockey Lopez is suspended for three (3) racing days.  Suspension dates are as follows:  
Sunday, August 16, 2015; Thursday, August 20, 2015; and Friday, August 21, 2015.
Jeffrey A. Noe Association Steward                                                      
Donald Brumfield Association Steward                                               
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ASSOCIATION RULING                                                              Ruling #15-28

Date:  August 20, 2015

 

Name:  Ramsey Zimmerman   Date of Birth: 02/22/82   License #2004202 

Incident Date: Saturday, August 15, 2015

Rule(s) Violation:  Gulfstream Park House Rules:  Article IA 3, B, 1b, c, 3, 4b, D 11, a, b, c, d, e, Article II f, 1a, b, 2a, b, c, d, 3.

Following movies in the Jockeys’ Room at Gulfstream Park on Thursday, August  16, 2015 Jockey Zimmerman was found in violation of the above referenced Association Rules which state in part “When the way is clear in a race, a horse may be ridden to any part of the course, but if any horse swerves, or is ridden to either side, so as to interfere with, impede or intimidate any other horse it is a foul.” This occurred during the running of the 5th Race at Gulfstream Park on Saturday, August 15, 2015 through the stretch and resulted in the disqualification of his mount “Do The Roar” from 1st position to 2nd position.

Action Taken:   Jockey Zimmerman is suspended for three (3) racing days.  Suspension dates are as follows: 

Saturday, August 22, 2015; Sunday, August 23, 2015 and Thursday, August 27, 2015.

Jeffrey A. Noe Association Steward

Donald Brumfield Association Steward

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ASSOCIATION RULING

Ruling # 15-29

Date:  August 27, 2015

 

Name:  Gennadi Dorochenko  Date of Birth:  03/14/59  License #10213546

Incident Date:   Thursday, August 27, 2015

Rule(s) Violation:  Gulfstream Park House Rules:  Article IA.2, Bb, c, 4b, C, D3, 4b, 11a, b, Article III D1, 2a,f, g, 3, 4, 5, Article IV, I.1, Gulfstream Park Scratch Rule Condition Book page(s) 9 (Paragraph 7) and 10 (Paragraph 1), Failure to conduct business in a professional manner.

Action Taken: Trainer Dorochenko is fined five hundred dollars ($500.00) for failure to have the required published works for his horse "Hanuma" for the running of the 7th race on Thursday, 08/27/15. This resulted in a scratch. 

Jeffrey A. Noe Association Steward

Donald Brumfield Association Steward 

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