The Northam Stakes is an 1100 metre set weights plus penalties race run by the Northam Racing Club in early May. It is held at Northam as the feature event of the meeting..
Race Type: Group 3
Distance: 1100 metres
Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, 3YO & upwards
Track: Northam Racecourse, Northam, Western Australia
Date: Sunday 2 May 2021
Northam Stakes Race History
The race was first held as the Northam Sprint over 1300m in 2007 when it was won by a horse named Certain Gold. In 2009 it was reduced to the current 1100m distance. In 2012 it became a Listed race and was renamed the Northam Stakes. In 2018 it was upgraded to its current Group 3 Status.
Last mare to win: Fabergino (2020)
Multiple winners: Magnifisio (2014 & 2016)
Fastest time (1100m): Rock Magic (2001) 1:01:2
Interesting trivia: Run at Ascot in 2020.
Past winners of the Northam Stakes
Winners of past Northam Stakes include horses that go on to win major spring races.