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Northern Digest with Garrick Knight: Siren to stay at Alex Park

  • Wed, 16 May 2018
It was noticeable last week that some drivers didn’t hear the race abandonment siren at Alexandra Park when C K Spur was lying on the track on the Showgrounds bend. I spoke to the RIU about whether this needed to be addressed and head harness steward Nick Ydgren said alternatives had been considered. “We looked into the possibility of better warning devices like lights and sirens, but the cost comparative to the effectiveness of them wasn’t worth it. “It’s …

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