Trainer Graham Holland said yesterday: "He's in very good form after his race but has had a touch of a track leg
for the last few weeks and I'd like to give him a little bit of rest now.
Owner: Estelle Johnson 4 Frisby Barney David Pruhs He's had a problem with a track leg
and although four runs in a fortnight is a big test for him, we've nursed him through.
While reigning champion McGuigan has a new track leg
problem it is not of any great concern and he is certain to go to traps for the concluding heat 16 on Saturday.
Indeed, the owner suggested Giovanni might well have run his last race due to a lingering track leg
42sec graded success over Dundalk's 400 yards and, considering his track leg
and other problems, he has done well to achieve Category Two status.
He takes quite a bit of maintaining rather than training as he has a couple of problems, most notably a track leg
, so we don't run him too often although fortunately he goes well fresh.
He has been struggling with a track leg
all year but he's grand, he is living with it and so am I.
Clear taping is a big help in, for instance, preventing track leg
, treating hurt tails or preventing certain other injuries.
He's strained a shoulder and his old track leg
has flared up; both have been injected and he needs three weeks off.
He also suffered a bit of a track leg
injury which we treated and I was fairly confident he'd show up much better tonight.
The machines otherwise come as standard with a shared undercarriage design that JCB says is built to extend component life, featuring sloping track legs
for reduced material retention and coming with short-pitch rubber tracks come standard and steel tracks as an option.
After training for the majority of the outdoor season, Rupp ran a pair of 5,000s in back-to-back weeks in June to get his track legs