Concorde Stakes Race Information

The Concorde Stakes is a 1000 metre set weights plus penalties race run by the Australian Turf Club in early September. It is held at Randwick as part of the Sydney Spring Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 3
  • Distance: 1000 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, 3YO & upwards
  • Track: Randwick Racecourse, Sydney, New South Wales
  • Prizemoney: $1,000,000
  • Date: Saturday 2 September 2023

Concorde Stakes Race History

See the 2023 Concorde Stakes Preview and results

See the 2022 Concorde Stakes Preview and results

See the 2021 Concorde Stakes Preview and results

See the 2020 Concorde Stakes Preview and results

The Concorde Stakes was first run in 1989 as a Listed race over 1000m and was won by Alpine Flyer. In 1992 the distance was increased to 1100m and in 1997 it became a Group 3 race. In 2013 the distance was returned to 1000m. In 2023 the prizemoney was increased  to a massive $1 million.

Concorde Stakes Useful Facts

Last mare to win; Felines (2016)

Last 3YO to win: C&G  – none; Filly – none

Multiple winners: Redzel (2017, 2018 & 2019); Decision Time (2011 & 2013);

Fastest time (1000m):Redzel (2017) 0:56:23

Interesting trivia: The 1996 race was abandoned due to heavy rain.

Past winners of the Concorde Stakes

Winners of past Concorde Stakes include many great horses.

Year Winner Second Third
2023 Remarque In Secret Bella Nipotina
2022 Eduardo Athelric Handle The Truth
2021 Nature Strip Wild Ruler Trekking
2020 Gytrash Nature Strip Dirty Work
2019 Redzel Pierata Graff
2018 Redzel Kaepernick Invincible Star
2017 Redzel Speith Nieta
2016 Felines Federal Craftiness
2015 Shiraz Craftiness Ball Of Muscle
2014 Wouldnt It Be Nice Nuclear Class Rain Affair
2013 Decision Time Sessions Delago Bolt
2012 Tiger Tees Mrs Onassis Satin Shoes
2011 Decision Time Winter King Monton
2010 Reward For Effort Winter King Trusting
2009 Friday Creek McClintock Ahdashim
2008 Typhoon Zed Raheeb Hurried Choice
2007  ** Race not run **
2006 Mustard Regal Cheer Fox Lake
2005 Red Oog Dance The Waves Spark Of Life
2004 Taikun Fouardee Star Of Florida
2003 Private Steer Strabane Gullcatcher
2002 Fouardee Into The Night Century Kid
2001 Phoenix Park Lord Essex Spinning Hill
2000 Condotti Palladium Star King Of Acapulco
1999 Guineas Life Of Riley Regulations
1998 Confiscate Notoire Blazing Steel
1997 Armidale Siddinghausen Catalan Opening
1996  ** Race not run **
1995 Victoria Park Moment’s Pleasure Avulsion
1994 Just Awesome Khaptingly Committal
1993 Deposition All Our Mob Classic Magic
1992 Final Card Kinjite Classic Magic
1991 Joanne Cavalier Fort Isle
1990 West Dancer Sobers Pagan Jest
1989 Alpine Flyer Lightning Bend From The Planet