Newcastle: Newcastle Jockey Club Friday 15, September 2017

Meeting Type: Provincial (TAB MEETING)
Nominations close: 11:00AM, Monday 11, September 2017
Weights declared by: 4:00PM, Tuesday 12, September 2017
Acceptances must be declared before: 9:00AM, Wednesday 13, September 2017
Dual Track Meeting: N
Track Type: Turf
Track Condition: N/A
Riders must be declared before: 12:00PM, Wednesday 13, September 2017
Scratching close: 7:30AM, Friday 15, September 2017
Weather:

Race 1 - NEWCASTLE GOLD CUP (2300 METRES)
Of $175,000. 1st $98,875, 2nd $33,250, 3rd $15,750, 4th $7,875, 5th $4,375, 6th $2,625, 7th $2,625, 8th $2,625, 9th $2,625, 10th $2,625, Equine Welfare Fund $1,750.
Starter Subsidy: $200 for non-prize earning runners. Group 3
No class restriction, Handicap, Three-Years-Old and Upwards, No sex restriction
The winner of the Grafton Cup at Grafton on 13-Jul-17 is exempt from ballot. Winner is exempt from ballot for the 2017 Metropolitan Handicap
Apprentices cannot claim.

Track Type: Turf

Race 2 - CAMERON HANDICAP (1500 METRES)
Of $150,000. 1st $84,750, 2nd $28,500, 3rd $13,500, 4th $6,750, 5th $3,750, 6th $2,250, 7th $2,250, 8th $2,250, 9th $2,250, 10th $2,250, Equine Welfare Fund $1,500.
Starter Subsidy: $200 for non-prize earning runners. Group 3
No class restriction, Handicap, Minimum Weight 54kg, No age restriction, No sex restriction
The winner of the Ramornie Handicap at Grafton on 12-Jul-17 is exempt from ballot. Winner is exempt from ballot for the 2017 Epsom Handicap.
Apprentices cannot claim.

Track Type: Turf

Race 3 - TIBBIE STAKES (1400 METRES)
Of $150,000. 1st $84,750, 2nd $28,500, 3rd $13,500, 4th $6,750, 5th $3,750, 6th $2,250, 7th $2,250, 8th $2,250, 9th $2,250, 10th $2,250, Equine Welfare Fund $1,500.
Starter Subsidy: $200 for non-prize earning runners. Group 3
No class restriction, Set Weights plus Penalties, No age restriction, Fillies and Mares
Base Weight: Mares 55kg, Fillies 54kg. Wins prior to the 1st August 2015 do not incur a penalty. Wins on or since 1st August 2015 are penalised as follows: 1) The winner of a listed race to carry an additional 1kg; of two or more such races 1.5kg; 3) The winner of a group three race to carry an additional 2kg; of two or more such races 2.5kg; 4) The winner of a group two race to carry an additional 3kg; of two or more such races 3.5kg; 5) The winner of a group one race to carry an additional 4.5kg; of two or more such races 5kg. If a ballot is required it will be done on benchmark, if equal then by lot.
Apprentices cannot claim.

Track Type: Turf

Race 4 - NJC 3YO SPRING STAKES (1600 METRES)
Of $150,000. 1st $84,750, 2nd $28,500, 3rd $13,500, 4th $6,750, 5th $3,750, 6th $2,250, 7th $2,250, 8th $2,250, 9th $2,250, 10th $2,250, Equine Welfare Fund $1,500.
Starter Subsidy: $200 for non-prize earning runners. Group 3
No class restriction, Set Weights, Three-Years-Old, No sex restriction
Set Weights - Colts and Geldings 56.5kgs, Fillies 54.5kgs. If a ballot is required it will be done on total prizemoney (not including any bonuses). If equal then by benchmark, if still equal then by lot.
Apprentices cannot claim.

Track Type: Turf

Race 5 - BENCHMARK 65 HANDICAP (2300 METRES)
Of $30,000. 1st $16,800, 2nd $5,850, 3rd $2,950, 4th $1,400, 5th $700, 6th $400, 7th $400, 8th $400, 9th $400, 10th $400, Equine Welfare Fund $300.
Starter Subsidy: $200 for non-prize earning runners.
BenchMark 65, Handicap, Three-Years-Old and Upwards, No sex restriction
BOBS&BOBS Extra Bonus available: $5,625
Apprentices can claim.

Track Type: Turf

Race 6 - CLASS 2 HANDICAP (1600 METRES)
Of $30,000. 1st $16,800, 2nd $5,850, 3rd $2,950, 4th $1,400, 5th $700, 6th $400, 7th $400, 8th $400, 9th $400, 10th $400, Equine Welfare Fund $300.
Starter Subsidy: $200 for non-prize earning runners.
Class 2, Handicap, No age restriction, No sex restriction
BOBS&BOBS Extra Bonus available: $5,625
Apprentices can claim.

Track Type: Turf

Race 7 - F&M MAIDEN PLATE (1200 METRES)
Of $30,000. 1st $16,800, 2nd $5,850, 3rd $2,950, 4th $1,400, 5th $700, 6th $400, 7th $400, 8th $400, 9th $400, 10th $400, Equine Welfare Fund $300.
Starter Subsidy: $200 for non-prize earning runners.
Maiden, Set Weights, No age restriction, Fillies and Mares
BOBS Bonus available: $5,625
Apprentices can claim.

Track Type: Turf

Race 8 - CG&E MAIDEN PLATE (1200 METRES)
Of $30,000. 1st $16,800, 2nd $5,850, 3rd $2,950, 4th $1,400, 5th $700, 6th $400, 7th $400, 8th $400, 9th $400, 10th $400, Equine Welfare Fund $300.
Starter Subsidy: $200 for non-prize earning runners.
Maiden, Set Weights, No age restriction, Colts, Geldings and Entires
BOBS Bonus available: $5,625
Apprentices can claim.

Track Type: Turf