Placid Ark Stakes Race Information

The Placid Ark Stakes is a 1200 metre set weights plus penalties race for three-year-olds run by the West Australian Turf Club in November. It is held at Ascot as part of the Perth Summer Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Listed
  • Distance: 1200 metres
  • Conditions: Set weights plus penalties, 3YOs
  • Track: Ascot Racecourse, Perth, Western Australia
  • Prizemoney: $100,000
  • Date: Saturday 21 November 2020

Placid Ark Stakes Race History

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Useful Facts

Last filly to win: Chantorque (2020)

Fastest time (1200m): Let It Slip (2015) 1:09:14

Leading trainer: Simon A Miller with 5 wins (Dance Music 2018, Ocean Jewel 2017, Caipirinha 2016, Liberty’s Gem 2014, Miss Bux 2012)

Interesting trivia:

Past winners of the Placid Ark Stakes

Winners of past Placid Ark Stakes include some talented three-year-olds.

Year Winner Second Third
2020 Chantorque Charleton Eddie Mystical View
2019 Massimo Laverrod Niccovi
2018 Dance Music Shapita Festival Miss
2017 Ocean Jewel Truly Belong Arrum Boy
2016 Caipirinha Where’s Wally Stored Energy