Epsom Downs

Home to the Derby and Oaks, Epsom Downs has been staging the former event since 1780 and it is generally recognised as the most famous horse race in the world. Quite probably the most unusual and testing Flat racing track on the planet, the twelve-furlong Derby trip provides a roller-coaster ride, most notably the turn into the most famous bend in racing, Tattenham Corner. Epsom Downs Racecourse, Epsom Downs, Surrey KT18 5LQ.

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Upcoming packages to look forward to in 2021

2020/04/20

With what is proving to be quite a testing and tricky time for us all, we want to shake away the doom and gloom with some exciting racing trips and packages to look forward to come 2021 when things return back to normal…

Let’s start from the beginning

 

 

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Fixtures at Epsom Downs

Date Course Type
Tue Sep 1 2020 Epsom Downs Flat - Afternoon - Turf
Thu Sep 10 2020 Epsom Downs Flat - Afternoon - Turf
Sun Sep 27 2020 Epsom Downs Flat - Afternoon - Turf

Epsom Downs Races News

Message from The Jockey Club Racecourses - Thank you for watching Investec Derby Day

2020/07/08

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INVESTEC DERBY DAY 2020 THANK YOU

BBC News: Epsom Derby: Frankie Dettori has 'no plan' to retire

2020/07/02

Frankie Dettori says he has "no plan" to retire as he prepares for two Classics and the return of Enable.

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BHA PRESS RELEASE - Return of owners to the racecourse

2020/06/29

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Industry plans will allow owners to attend race meetings behind closed doors from 4 July

Racehorse owners will be able to start attending race meetings behind closed doors from Saturday 4 July in a safe and risk-managed way, under plans agreed by the Racecourse Association (RCA), Racehorse Owners Association (ROA) and British Horseracing Authority (BHA).

BBC News: Epsom Derby: Military March ruled out by trainer Saeed bin Suroor

2020/06/25

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BBC News: Epsom Derby: Military March ruled out by trainer Saeed bin Suroor

BBC News: Rachael Blackmore lands Irish Derby ride: Aidan O'Brien aims six at the race

2020/06/25

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Leading jump jockey Rachael Blackmore has been booked to ride in flat racing's Irish Derby on Saturday as Santiago is set to head six horses trained by Aidan O'Brien.

RESUMPTION OF RACING - NEW FIXTURES DATES

2020/06/02

We have updated this web site, https://www.racingfixtures.co.uk to feature all of the fixtures from the resumption of racing in the UK.

EPSOM RACECOURSE NEWS - INVESTEC DERBY AT EPSOM DOWNS THIS SUMMER MOVES A STEP CLOSER

2020/05/14

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Plans to stage the Investec Derby and Oaks behind closed doors at Epsom Downs Racecourse this summer have moved a step closer.