Thursday 20 July 2017

Mikey Fogarty Factfile

Richard Forristal

Richard Forristal

Born: January 8, 1990

From: Cleariestown, Co Wexford

Height: 5ft 11in

Lowest riding weight: 10st 4lb

Point-to-point winners: 31

First track winner: Voler La Vedette (Colm Murphy), Fairyhouse, October 11, 2008.

First win as a professional: Paudi The Punter (Ger Lynch), Galway, September 10, 2013.

Seasonal tallies GB & Ire, Flat & NH: 3, 8, 26, 10, 7, 29 (to date).

Landmark wins as an amateur:

2010 – Goffs Land Rover Bumper at Punchestown on Divine Rhapsody (Philip Rothwell); Amateur Riders' Flat Race at Galway on Admiral Barry (Eoin Griffin); Amateur Riders' Derby at the Curragh on Admiral Barry;

2013 – Conyngham Cup at Punchestown on Panther Claw (Paul Nolan).

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