Sunshine Coast Trainer Vandyke found guilty

Sunshine Coast Trainer David Vandyke was found guilty of a breach of AR 240(2) as the licensed trainer of Alligator Blood he brought the gelding to race on 11 January 2020 when a post-race urine sample detected the prohibited substance altrenogest.

The Queensland Racing Integrity Commission (QRIC) Stewards today disqualified the gelding Alligator Blood from its win in the Magic Millions 3YO Guineas at the Gold Coast on 11 January this year.

Stewards issued Mr Vandyke a fine of $20,000 and disqualified Alligator Blood from its win in the Gold Coast Magic Millions race.

Mr Vandyke was informed of his rights to an Internal Review of the Steward’s decision.


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