International Racing

Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe

The Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe is one of the most prestigious horse races in Europe. It is a set weight race for three-year-olds and up over 2400 metres, but no geldings are allowed. Often referred to as the “Arc” it is held on the first Sunday of October. Race Type: Group 1, Set weights for 3YO and up,

Prix de l’Arc de Triomphe2020-05-06T17:20:44+10:00

King George VI Chase

The King George VI Chase is a Grade 1 National Hunt chase over 3 miles, with horses jumping 18 fences. It is held at Kempton Park on Boxing Day (26 December) as part of the Winter Festival. Race Type: Grade 1, Steeplechase, set weights, 4YO and up Distance: 3 miles (4828 metres) Track: Kempton Park Racecourse, Sunbury, England Date:

King George VI Chase2020-05-08T12:47:56+10:00

Kentucky Derby

The Kentucky Derby is a one and a quarter mile race for three-year-olds. It is also known as “The Run for the Roses” and is normally held on the first Saturday in May each year. Race Type: Grade 1, 3YO Set weights Distance: 1¼ miles (about 2000 metres) Track: Churchill Downs Racecourse, Louisville, Kentucky, USA The Kentucky Derby began

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Grand National

The Grand National is a handicap steeplechase over 4 miles 3½ furlongs with horses jumping 30 obstacles. It is held at Aintree in Liverpool during April each year. Race Type: Grade 3, National Hunt, Steeplechase handicap Distance: 4 miles 3½ furlongs (7141 metres) Track: Aintree Racecourse, Liverpool, England Date: Saturday 10 April 2021 (11 April 2021at 2:15 am Australian EST)

Grand National2020-05-06T17:24:02+10:00

Epsom Derby

The Epsom Derby is Britain’s richest horse race. It is a Group 1 race for three-year-old colts and fillies over 1 mile, 4 furlongs and 10 yards, held at Epsom Downs in Surrey in early June. Race Type: Group 1, Set weights, 3YO colts and fillies Distance: 1 mile 4 furlongs 10 yards (2423 metres) Track: Epsom Downs Racecourse,

Epsom Derby2020-07-14T16:58:25+10:00