Bjorn Baker, Glyn Schofield fined and examined after embracing for victory picture


A successful coach and jockey have been fined and despatched for COVID-19 exams after breaching racing’s strict coronavirus pointers once they posed for a selfie after successful a race on Saturday.

Racing NSW stewards fined coach Bjorn Baker ($4000) and jockey Glyn Schofield ($2000) for embracing within the , which was uploaded to social media, after Off Shaw saluted within the remaining race on Saturday.

Jockey Glyn Schofield has been fined and sent for COVID-19 tests after an accidental social-distancing breach.

Jockey Glyn Schofield has been fined and despatched for COVID-19 exams after an unintentional social-distancing breach.Credit score:Getty

The pair fronted an inquiry on Monday after stewards had been alerted to the , which was printed on Twitter.

It was taken down after 30 minutes, when considered one of Baker’s house owners alerted the secure to a possible social distancing gaffe.