Let’s Elope Stakes Race Information

The Let’s Elope Stakes is a 1400 metre set weights plus penalties race for mares aged four year old and upward. It is run by the Victoria Racing Club at Flemington in September as part of the Melbourne Spring Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Group 2, Mares 4YO & upwards
  • Distance: 1,400 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights plus penalties
  • Track: Flemington, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $200,000
  • Date: Saturday 12 September 2020

Let’s Elope Stakes Race History

Coming soon.

Fun Facts

Multiple winners: No horse has won more than once

Fastest time (1400m): Commanding Jewel (2013) 1:22:5

Let’s Elope Stakes & Caulfield Cup: Mannerism (1992)

Interesting trivia: Lee Freedman trained six winners in 12 years from 1994 to 2004.

Past winners of the Let’s Elope Stakes

Winners of past Tramway Stakes include horses that go on to win major spring races. Most winners are four and five year olds and it is not won by a mare very often. Notable winners include Happy Clapper, Hauraki, Lucia Valentina, Shaftesbury Avenue, Imposing, Wenona Girl and Amounis.

Year Winner Second Third
2019 Spanish Whisper Miss Siska Fidelia
2018 I Am A Star Bella Martini Sheezdashing
2017 Sword Of Light Swampland Lovani