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.
The Ebor Festival in York always attracts top-quality Flat thoroughbreds to the Knavesmire, but comes towards the end of the sporting summer. For some of the horses that win at the meeting, their next step is obvious.
Fixtures at York
|Wed Aug 18 2021||York||Afternoon - Flat - Turf|
|Thu Aug 19 2021||York||Afternoon - Flat - Turf|
|Fri Aug 20 2021||York||Afternoon - Flat - Turf|
|Sat Aug 21 2021||York||Afternoon - Flat - Turf|
|Sun Sep 5 2021||York||Afternoon - Flat - Turf|
|Fri Sep 24 2021||York||Afternoon - Flat - Turf|
|Fri Oct 8 2021||York||Afternoon - Flat - Turf|
|Sat Oct 9 2021||York||Afternoon - Flat - Turf|
York Races News
The traditional highlight of the season at York Races commences on Wednesday 18th August and ends with the unforgettable York Ebor on Saturday.
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.
Government Coronavirus relaxation rules in England.
Thoroughbred racehorse named after Rob Burrow to raise money for Rob’s motor neurone disease Fight Back Fund
The public is invited to become a member of the unique Burrow Seven Racing Club in order to honour Rob’s legacy on the pitch and his heroism in his battle with MND
In January this year we commissioned a study into the economic impact of horse racing in Yorkshire, which was a very timely thing to do!
The results have now been published and a video presentation and links to the full study can be found in this e-newsletter.
BHABritish horseracing faces severe threat after delay to the public’s return to sporting events
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 …
NEWS RELEASE: BRILLIANT BATTAASH WINS COOLMORE NUNTHORPE STAKES TO GAIN AUTOMATIC BERTH INTO BREEDERS’ CUP TURF SPRINT
Sheikh Hamdan Al Maktoum’s star sprinter Battaash (IRE) overcame challenging conditions to record back-to-back wins in the Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes (G1) at York on Friday.
The victory secures Battaash a guaranteed start in the US$1 million Breeders’ Cup Turf Sprint (G1) through the international Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series.
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 …