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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THE 2021 RACE FIXTURES DATES FOR ALL 59 UK RACECOURSES ARE AVAILABLE NOW ON THIS WEBSITE

2020/10/28

The 2021 Fixture List has now been published in part, with the months from January to April confirmed and the majority of the fixtures through the remainder of the year scheduled, but subject to change.

 Click here to view the 2021 Fixture List visit any of the racecourse fixtures pages and the fixtures by date page

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Fixtures at Epsom Downs

Date Course Type
Fri Jun 4 2021 Epsom Downs Afternoon - Flat - Turf
Sat Jun 5 2021 Epsom Downs Afternoon - Flat - Turf
Thu Jul 1 2021 Epsom Downs Evening - Flat - Turf
Thu Jul 8 2021 Epsom Downs Evening - Flat - Turf
Thu Jul 15 2021 Epsom Downs Evening - Flat - Turf
Thu Jul 29 2021 Epsom Downs Evening - Flat - Turf
Mon Aug 30 2021 Epsom Downs Afternoon - Flat - Turf
Tue Aug 31 2021 Epsom Downs Afternoon - Flat - Turf
Thu Sep 9 2021 Epsom Downs Afternoon - Flat - Turf
Sun Sep 26 2021 Epsom Downs Afternoon - Flat - Turf

Epsom Downs Races News

THOROUGHBRED DAILY NEWS - Limited Spectators to Return to English Tracks From May 17

2021/05/11

Prime Minister Boris Johnson confirmed that the next phase of England's roadmap out of the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown will go ahead as planned on Monday, meaning that limited spectators may return to English racecourses...

Joint statement issued on behalf of the BHA, RCA and Horsemen's Group

2021/05/10

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Spectators to enjoy a day at the races from 17 May

BBC News: Epsom Derby: Third Realm moves into contention after Lingfield Trial win

2021/05/08

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Third Realm was the outsider of the six-strong field

Third Realm moved into contention for next month's Epsom Derby with a strong display in the Lingfield Trial.

TICKETS ON SALE CONTACT RACING FIXTURES HERE

2021/03/04

TICKETS ON SALE CONTACT RACING FIXTURES HERE

Who is looking forward to a day out?

We sure are and we’re thrilled to announce that limited tickets for racedays between May 17th and June 20th will go on sale Monday 8 March!

Remaining fixtures will go on sale in the coming weeks.

NEWS: Total of 115 remain on trail for 2020 Derby at Epsom Downs - updates on contenders from Charlie Johnston, Richard Hannon and Andrew Balding

2021/03/03

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TOTAL OF 115 REMAIN ON TRAIL FOR 2021 DERBY AT EPSOM DOWNS

Updates on contenders from Charlie Johnston, Richard Hannon and Andrew Balding

Wednesday 3rd March

By Graham Clark

IS RACING OPENING ITS DOORS?

2021/02/22

Government Coronavirus relaxation rules in England.

BHABritish horseracing faces severe threat after delay to the public’s return to sporting events

2020/09/25

BHA NEWS FOLLOWING UK GOVERNMENT COVIDE 19 RESTRICTIONS

2020/09/23

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British horseracing faces severe threat after delay to the public’s return to sporting events

The delay to the public’s return to sporting events is a serious blow to the horseracing industry and to the people and communities who depend upon it for their living.

Our sport has worked hard with …

BHA NEWS - Resumption update: Race programme and planning

2020/08/14

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Race programme and planning September’s Flat race programme has now been published on Racing Admin.

Several early closing races have been included in the schedule, which can be viewed here in …