THIS is the moment a moron in Australia invaded the track and attempted to join a race.
In the closing stages of a race at Moonee Valley racecourse, a man slid under a rail and charged towards the field of runners.
Users in the comment section were quick to condemn the actions of the unidentified invader.
“Absolute spanner,” was the view of one user, while another said: “Well the dip s**t should be given the full face of the law fined and banned for life.”
Fortunately for all involved the man remained at a safe distance from the 1200m race, which was won by Dance To Dubai.
However, his future attendance at racecourses in now in serious doubt.
The Moonee Valley Racing Club confirmed the man had been caught soon after his invasion and that would now recommend the strongest action possible.
“This is an offence that is taken extremely seriously and he will be dealt with,” the MVRC said in a statement to Racing.com
“He won’t be welcomed back at a racetrack any time soon if not ever again. The participants and horse safety is our priority and we don’t tolerate idiotic behaviour that jeopardises that.”
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