Kirk Ziadie

Ralph Ziadie Denied License Renewal In Florida; Baxter Takes Over Stable

Georgina Baxter has won three races, with two seconds and two third-place finishes from 16 starts since taking over the Ralph Ziadie stable in early July. Ziadie, a leading trainer in South Florida in recent years, was denied a renewal of his license by the state’s Department of Business & Professional Regulation’s Division of Pari-Mutuel […]

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Report: Ziadie Continuing To Train, Run Horses At Gulfstream Park West

An investigation into Kirk and Ralph Ziadie as to whether or not Kirk, who has been banned from all Stronach-owned racetracks, was actually training horses in his father’s name has apparently come to a conclusion. The Daily Racing Form reports that questions were raised after Kirk was banned from entering racetrack property earlier this year. He had been granted […]

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Kirk Ziadie Banned, Father Ralph Under Scrutiny By Gulfstream Park Officials

Trainer Kirk Ziadie, who is licensed by the state of Florida while his six-year suspension for 21 medication violations is under appeal, has been denied access to any grounds controlled by The Stronach Group, the company’s chief operating officer Tim Ritvo said on Thursday. Ritvo said Ziadie’s father, Ralph Ziadie, “has to show proof that […]

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‘I Just Hope Everything Can Work Its Way Out’: Ziadie Granted Stay Of Six-Year Suspension

Embattled trainer Kirk Ziadie has been granted a stay of a six-year suspension that had been given in December by the Florida Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering. The Daily Racing Form reports that a Florida appellate court granted the stay on April 21. Ziadie’s attorney, Brad Beilly, told the Form that the stay would likely remain until the court rules on […]

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Kirk Ziadie Faces Six-Year Ban For Multiple Clenbuterol Positives

An administrative law judge in Florida has recommended trainer Kirk Ziadie be suspended six years and fined $18,000 for 18 medication violations over a 2 1/2-year period from July 2012 to December 2014. Two consolidated complaints for multiple positive tests for clenbuterol against Ziadie came before administrative law judge F. Scott Boyd, who recently issued […]

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Chain Of Custody Procedures Lead To Order Reinstating Ziadie’s Florida License

An administrative law judge has recommended that trainer Kirk Ziadie’s license renewal – which was denied in August by the Florida Department of Business Regulation’s Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering as a result of several medication violations – be granted because  chain of custody procedures in post-race test sample collection were contrary to existing rules. F. Scott Boyd, […]

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Ziadie Fighting Denial of License in Florida

Trainer Kirk Ziadie is fighting an Aug. 26 decision by the Florida Division of Pari-Mutuel Wagering to deny his occupational license application because of what the regulatory agency said were three medication violations – two overages of phenylbutazone and one clenbuterol positive – earlier this year. Ziadie, who won at a 49 percent clip (22 wins […]

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Gaffalione, Calabrese, Ziadie Recipients Of Gulfstream Meet Titles

After 12 weeks of competition, Gulfstream Park concluded its spring race meet Tuesday, awarding meet titles for leading rider, owner and trainer. Apprentice Tyler Gaffalione, who assumed command of the rider standings in early May and never looked back, was a comfortable winner of the meet title, the first of his still-young riding career. Gaffalione, […]

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Report: Top Gulfstream Trainer Ziadie Could Lose License

According to a Daily Racing Form report, 2015 top Gulfstream Park trainer Kirk Ziadie may not be able to continue training in Florida this summer because of a license issue. Per an email to the Paulick Report from the Florida Division of Parimutuel Wagering, Ziadie applied for a license May 29 of this year, and the division […]

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Delgado, Calabrese Top Tropical at Calder Meet

Numerous successes in the careers of the horses, trainers, owners, and jockeys at Calder Casino & Race Course were celebrated during the 53-day Tropical Meet in 2013. The success of Scandalous Act in her 2-year-old season continued into the Tropical Meet when she won the finale of the filly division of the 2013 Florida Stallion […]

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