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The Orders and Rules of Racing


49. Other requirements applying to trainers

49.1 A Trainer must, in particular, make himself familiar with and comply with all other requirements of these Rules that apply to him directly.
49.2 For example (in addition to those mentioned in Rule 36.5)

49.2.1 Part (A)4 imposes duties and prohibitions that apply to all Persons subject to these Rules;
49.2.2 in the Race Manual (B) Part (B)2 makes provision as to a horse's qualification for entry and running in a race, declarations by the Trainer in preparation for a race, weighing out procedures, late changes of Rider and procedures after weighing out; Part (B)3 makes provision about the start of a race; Part (B)4 makes provision about the race; and Part (B)8 imposes a general duty to comply with instructions given by Stewards at a race meeting;

49.2.3 in Part (E)2 Chapter (E)3 contains requirements as to the identity and vaccination of horses, and Chapter (E)4 sets out procedures for racing outside Great Britain.

49.3 A Trainer must fully co-operate with, and ensure that his employees co-operate with, any enquiries carried out by the Authority or the Stewards.
49.4 This Rule is without prejudice to the general provisions as to compliance with, and deemed knowledge of, these Rules, as specified in Rule (A)2 (persons subject to the Rules).