Kelso

Located in the Scottish Borders, the heartland of equestrianism in Scotland, Kelso offers one of the most picturesque settings of all racecourses and a famously friendly crowd of knowledgeable racegoers. Kelso Racecourse, Racecourse House, Kelso, Roxburghshire TD5 7SX. Website: http://www.kelso-races.co.uk/

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BHA PRESS RELEASE - Industry leaders agree recovery plan for British horseracing

2020/08/25

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Racing industry leaders from the BHA, horsemen and racecourses have agreed on the next phase of the response to the COVID crisis. A wide range of work has been continuing since racing was the first major sport to resume on 1st June. But the plan published today puts an added focus on retaining owners and key investors and attracting customers when the public starts to return to racecourses.

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

 

 

Welcome to Kelso Racecourse

2020/01/07

We are a National Hunt Racecourse staging jumps racing from September through until May in the beautiful Borders countryside and picturesque town of Kelso.

Hospitality

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The stiff undulating track provides a firm but fair test. While catering for all horses, the race programme is deliberately skewed towards the quality end of the spectrum with many trainers using the track’s Spring fixtures as a stepping stone to the festivals at Cheltenham and Aintree. Kelso Racecourse, Racecourse House, Kelso, Roxburghshire TD5 7SX. Website: http://www.kelso-races.co.uk

Fixtures at Kelso

Date Course Type
Sun Oct 4 2020 Kelso Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Sat Oct 24 2020 Kelso Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Sat Nov 7 2020 Kelso Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Sun Dec 6 2020 Kelso Jump - Afternoon - Turf
Tue Dec 29 2020 Kelso Jump - Afternoon - Turf

Kelso Races News

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 …

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

2020/09/22

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ISSUED ON BEHALF OF BRITISH HORSERACING'S TRIPARTITE LEADERSHIP BODIES

SCOTTISH RACING COLUMN By Gordon Brown

2020/09/21

IN this far from normal year, Perth stages its Autumn Finale fixture on Wednesday and Thursday and it promises to be a bumper two days.

KELSO report By Gordon Brown

2020/09/16

Chapmanshype was a game winner of the featured Great Welfare Auction Handicap Hurdle under Gavin Sheehan at Kelso on Wednesday

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 …