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The Orders and Rules of Racing

PART 5 - MISCELLANEOUS - (C)64 to (C)66


64. Restrictions on laying a horse to lose

64.1 A trainer must not

64.1.1 lay with a Betting Organisation any horse under his care or control to lose a race,
64.1.2 instruct another Person to do so, or
64.1.3 receive the whole or any part of any proceeds of such a lay.

64.2 A Person whose name is or has been entered on the Register of Stable Employee Names must not

64.2.1 lay with a Betting Organisation any horse under the care or control of the trainer for whom he is employed to lose a race,
64.2.2 instruct another Person to do so on his behalf, or
64.2.3 receive the whole or any part of any proceeds of such a lay.

64.3 Paragraph 64.2 applies for the whole of the period of employment and for the period of 21 days afterwards.
64.4 Any reference to a Person laying a horse to lose includes any single instance of doing so, whether or not the single instance was, or was intended to be, one of a series of betting arrangements.
64.5 Nothing in this Rule prevents the laying of any horse owned by a Betting Organisation in the ordinary course of that Betting Organisation's business.