Eddie Ahern

54 kg

DIRC-Great Britain

971 4 336 1717

973 39 731 739

Career Profile
Eddie Ahern was born on December 6, 1977 and served his apprenticeship with Michael Grassick at the Curragh, riding his first winner, Ardlea House at Dundalk in 1994. It didn't take him long to rise to the top and in 1997 he was crowned Irish Champion Apprentice and Derrinstown Stud Champion Apprentice. A winter stint in Australia followed before Ahern arrived in the Emirates where he rode for two seasons for champion UAE trainer Kiaran McLaughlin at Red Stables. The association proved a successful one with feature wins including the Jebel Ali Stakes with Keltoi. Ahern has enjoyed great success with Michael Grassick in Ireland, the pair combining for a number of feature races, among them the £100,000 Goffs Challenge and a Royal Ascot success aboard San Sebastian, and he has since been linked with Gerald Butler in England, Ahern has been in Dubai for the Dubai International Racing Carnival and rode Jack Sullivan into second in the UAE 2,000 Guineas.

Eddie Ahern
  Season 1ST 2ND 3RD 4TH 5TH RUNS PRIZEMONEY
1 08/09 0 1 3 0 4 23 256,156
2 06/07 4 2 1 1 4 28 1,121,174
3 05/06 4 0 2 1 3 17 1,792,160
4 04/05 8 0 5 2 3 38 3,146,400
5 03/04 0 4 2 3 6 24 908,040
DATE CRS NAME HORSE RES WGT TYPE
05-Mar-09 NAD Al Maktoum Challenge R3 - Invasor Jonquil (IRE) 07 /16 57 G2
05-Mar-09 NAD Mahab Al Shimaal - Dayjur Halkin (USA) 11 /12 59.5 G3
05-Mar-09 NAD Meydan Classic - Mustanfar Keeptheboatafloat (USA) 07 /12 54 Cond
20-Feb-09 NAD Etisalat MMS Docofthebay (IRE) 09 /10 55.5 95-110
20-Feb-09 NAD Etisalat Hotspot Trophy Jonquil (IRE) 05 /14 56 95-110
19-Feb-09 NAD Mustaqbali Handicap Boston Lodge (GB) 08 /10 56 95-110
12-Feb-09 NAD Wheels 2000 Aleutian (GB) 08 /7 56.5 95-110
12-Feb-09 NAD 4Men Trophy Jonquil (IRE) 02 /14 57.5 90-105
12-Feb-09 NAD GNAds4U Halkin (USA) 05 /10 55.5 95-110
06-Feb-09 NAD Bluestone Jonquil (IRE) 03 /13 57.5 90-105

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