Thoroughbred – Stewards Inquiry – Trainer Mr Jack Cockell – SYDNEY ROCK

RWWA Stewards have been advised by the ChemCentre in Perth, that arsenic in excess of the threshold of 0.3 mg/L in urine has been detected in SYDNEY ROCK after it won Race 2, the Wespine Maiden over 1300m at the Kalgoorlie Boulder Racing Club on Saturday, 3 May 2014.

This finding has been verified by the National Measurement Institute (NATA) in New South Wales.

Accordingly the Stewards will inquire into these reports and the Trainer of SYDNEY ROCK Mr J Cockell has been requested to attend the inquiry, which will be held in the RWWA Stewards Room at Ascot Racecourse on Monday, 22 December 2014 at 10: am.

Media Contact: Brad Lewis – Chief Steward Thoroughbred Ph: 9445 5420