Stats / Jockeys / C. Schofield

C. Schofield

Type: Club Jockey

Nationality: South African

Background:
Background: Age: 25. Chad Schofield spent four years (2002-2006) of his youth living in Hong Kong where his father, the South African jockey Glyn Schofield, was contracted to ride. His family relocated to Australia and Schofield commenced his own riding career in Sydney in the 2010/11 season, enjoying rapid success. He moved to Melbourne in 2012 to ride for the powerful David Hayes stable. His first Group 1 win was a major, the 2013 Cox Plate on Shamus Award. He and his father made history in 2014 as the first father and son to compete against each other in the Melbourne Cup and at Sha Tin on 14 February, 2016 they became the first in Hong Kong to ride against each other. Schofield spent three months during the summer of 2015 riding in England, based out of Ed Dunlop's yard, and scored two wins from 42 rides.

Achievements:
Sydney and New South Wales Champion Apprentice (2011/12); Melbourne Champion Apprentice (2012/13).

Notable Race Wins Include
Cox Plate (2013 Shamus Award), Newmarket Handicap (2014 Lankan Rupee), Champagne Stakes (2014 Go Indy Go), Queensland Derby (2014 Sonntag), Hong Kong Classic Cup (2018 Singapore Sling), G2 Sprint Cup (2019 Rattan), HKG3 Queen Mother Memorial Cup (2016 Ambitious Champion), G3 Sa Sa Ladies' Purse (2017 Nassa).

Hong Kong Career Wins
(at start of 2019/20 season): 136 (win strike rate: 7.84%).

General Performances
No of wins for season: 14
No of runs for season: 177
Win %: 7.91
No of wins for all weather: 2
No of 2nds for all weather: 5
No of 3rds for all weather: 4
All weather: 24
Total stakes: $16,655,408
Win stakes: $8,774,580
No of 2nds: 13
No of 3rds: 16
Percentage for season: 24.29
Profit/Loss: $78
Most Effective Distances
YearHappy ValleyShatin1000m-1200m1400m-1650m1800m-2000m2000m+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
209426259141157588564874140160002
Performance
DistanceWin2nd3rdLostTotal RideWin%
Happy Valley10001006714.29
1200402202615.38
1650410152020
1800030470
2200000220
ShatinAll weather12001428156.67
16501125911.11
1800000000
Turf10000128110
120010223263.85
140011624323.12
160001012130
18001105714.29
2000000220
2400000000
Odds of Runners
Draw Year<44-1010-2020+
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
2032314678502132833285
Draw Statistic
Draw Year1-56-1011-14
1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal1st2nd3rdTotal
20678746366423239
Trainer Partnerships
Trainer1st2nd3rdLostTotal
K. H. Ting4221927
F. C. Lor202711
P. F. Yiu20057
R. Gibson2011922
A. T. Millard10045
D. Whyte100910
John Size1101214
W. Y. So1221419
A. S. Cruz01135
C. Fownes011911
C. W. Chang01078
D. Ferraris00033
J. Moore00235
K. L. Man043512
P. O'Sullivan01067
T. P. Yung00022
Y. S. Tsui00279