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JAY FORD

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Jay Ford claimed the Sydney apprentice jockey title in 2003/04 after taking up riding in 2001.
Apprenticed to Keith Dryden at Canberra and then Kim Waugh, Jay Ford rose to fame when becoming the regular rider of champion sprinter Takeover Target with the pair claiming their first Group 1 in the 2004 Salinger Stakes.
Ford claimed an impressive 20 wins on the famous galloper which included Group 1 victories across five Australian states as well as the United Kingdom, Singapore and Japan.

First Runner 06 Jan 2001
Belle Capri (Aus)  
Kembla Grange (Aus)  |  Tutt & Quinlan Nmw Handicap
First Win 31 Mar 2001
The Chumbolly (Aus)
Queanbeyan (Aus)  |  Class 6 Handicap
Best Horse :
TAKEOVER TARGET (Timeform Rating 128)
CELTIC SWING (GB)  SHADY STREAM (AUS)  [By ARCHREGENT (CAN)]
First Group Win (G1):
TAKEOVER TARGET (30 Oct 2004)
CELTIC SWING (GB)  SHADY STREAM (AUS)  [By ARCHREGENT (CAN)]

JAY FORD's Career

Latest Rides

FP Date Course Runner Div Type Distance PM AUD $ Trainer Time
8 of 12 13 Jul 2024 RAND BETHENCOURT $26 3U BM88 1800m $160,000 KIM WAUGH 1:54.08
3 of 10 13 Jul 2024 RAND BOJANGLES $10 3U BM88 1400m $160,000 KIM WAUGH 1:26.03
6 of 11 13 Jul 2024 RAND PRESSER $26 3U BM78 1600m $160,000 MATTHEW SMITH 1:39.67
4 of 11 13 Jul 2024 RAND ANAGAIN $12 3UFM BM78 1400m $160,000 JOSEPH PRIDE 1:25.85
6 of 12 13 Jul 2024 RAND PHILIPSBURG $26 3U BM72 1600m $120,000 JAMES PONSONBY 1:39.62
1 of 9 13 Jul 2024 RAND IN FLIGHT $2.6 3 BM72 1100m $160,000 JOSEPH PRIDE 1:04.88
3 of 13 11 Jul 2024 HAWK LADY EXTREME $15 FM BM64 1100m $42,000 BLAKE RYAN 1:04.74
3 of 8 11 Jul 2024 HAWK LONE FORCE $11 CG MDN 1300m $42,000 MATTHEW SMITH 1:17.49
5 of 8 10 Jul 2024 W FM SERENE NIC $17 3U BM72 1300m $60,000 MATTHEW SMITH 1:20.62
1 of 14 10 Jul 2024 W FM HEADLEY GRANGE $3.8 3U BM64 1600m $60,000 JOSEPH PRIDE 1:40.60

Trainer Statistics

Last 100 Runners
Career
Trainer Name Wins Win (%) Places Place (%) Rides PM AUD $ G1(w) G2(w) G3(w) LR(w) ROI
JOSEPH PRIDE 7 46.7% 3 66.7% 15 $535,625 0 0 0 0 $2.33
M, W & J HAWKES 2 20.0% 3 50.0% 10 $172,350 0 0 0 0 $0.90
CHRIS WALLER 2 33.3% 1 50.0% 6 $191,200 0 0 0 0 $3.08
KIM WAUGH 1 9.1% 1 18.2% 11 $57,675 0 0 0 0 $0.82
JAMES PONSONBY 1 10.0% 2 30.0% 10 $51,050 0 0 0 0 $4.10
DAVID PFIEFFER 1 20.0% 0 20.0% 5 $21,450 0 0 0 0 $0.42
CON KARAKATSANIS 1 50.0% 0 50.0% 2 $15,000 0 0 0 0 $3.75
KERRY PARKER 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 6 $11,925 0 0 0 0 -
MATTHEW SMITH 0 0.0% 2 40.0% 5 $20,000 0 0 0 0 -
G RYAN & S ALEXIOU 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 3 $8,900 0 0 0 0 -
BLAKE RYAN 0 0.0% 1 50.0% 2 $5,500 0 0 0 0 -
SHANE NICHOLS 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 2 $6,000 0 0 0 0 -
R & L PRICE 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 2 $3,500 0 0 0 0 -
DANIELLE SEIB 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 2 $3,500 0 0 0 0 -
L & C CURTIS 0 0.0% 0 0.0% 2 $3,925 0 0 0 0 -
Trainer Name Wins Win (%) Places Place (%) Rides PM AUD $ G1(w) G2(w) G3(w) LR(w) ROI
JOSEPH PRIDE 97 12.1% 189 35.6% 804 $5,359,750 0 0 3 5 $0.82
DAVID PFIEFFER 65 16.5% 80 36.7% 395 $1,980,530 0 0 0 1 $0.73
CHRIS WALLER 53 8.2% 123 27.1% 649 $6,022,351 1 0 3 3 $0.66
KIM WAUGH 49 8.6% 122 30.0% 570 $2,144,200 0 0 0 1 $0.52
MATTHEW DALE 48 21.2% 66 50.4% 226 $1,226,052 0 1 0 1 $0.69
ANTHONY CUMMINGS 46 9.0% 100 28.6% 511 $2,419,485 2 0 1 4 $0.86
MATTHEW SMITH 45 10.1% 101 32.7% 446 $1,904,667 0 0 0 1 $0.71
M, W & J HAWKES 39 11.3% 79 34.3% 344 $3,447,845 0 5 0 1 $0.63
GERALD RYAN 38 13.3% 57 33.3% 285 $1,549,025 0 0 0 2 $0.83
KERRY PARKER 31 9.2% 52 24.7% 336 $1,714,395 0 1 0 1 $0.69
DANNY WILLIAMS 27 15.7% 30 33.1% 172 $1,239,895 0 0 1 0 $1.04
CON KARAKATSANIS 22 11.3% 46 35.1% 194 $774,046 0 0 0 1 $0.64
J A JANIAK 22 36.7% 14 60.0% 60 $5,487,764 7 2 2 4 $1.45
KEITH DRYDEN 20 9.5% 41 28.9% 211 $417,460 0 0 0 1 $0.78
DAVID VANDYKE 20 21.1% 29 51.6% 95 $646,395 0 0 1 1 $0.88

Seasons Summary Statistics

Season Wins Win (%) Places Place (%) Rides PM AUD $ G1(w) G2(w) G3(w) LR(w) ROI
2023/24 57 9.5% 105 27.0% 600 $4,754,535 0 0 1 0 $0.60
2022/23 61 8.4% 117 24.6% 723 $4,419,798 0 0 0 1 $1.06
2021/22 41 6.9% 133 29.3% 593 $4,476,282 0 1 2 3 $0.49
2020/21 65 9.4% 130 28.3% 689 $4,491,540 0 0 1 1 $0.76
2019/20 55 7.9% 133 27.1% 693 $2,571,925 0 0 1 0 $0.54
2018/19 79 9.3% 166 28.7% 853 $6,394,810 1 0 2 1 $0.65
2017/18 83 10.0% 173 30.8% 832 $4,239,196 0 0 1 4 $0.71
2016/17 78 10.0% 153 29.7% 778 $3,806,165 0 1 1 3 $0.87
2015/16 76 11.3% 147 33.0% 675 $2,300,018 0 1 0 0 $0.67
2014/15 79 10.9% 156 32.4% 725 $1,959,972 0 0 1 1 $0.58
Overall 1366 8.8% 2972 19.2% 15478 $67,175,525 11 11 19 44 $0.70