VRC March Stakes Race Information

The VRC March Stakes is a 1400 metre open handicap race run by the Victoria Racing Club in early March. It is held at Flemington as part of the Melbourne Autumn Racing Carnival.

  • Race Type: Listed
  • Distance: 1400 metres
  • Conditions: Open handicap
  • Track: Flemington Racecourse, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Prizemoney: $140,000
  • Date: Saturday 6 March 2021

VRC March Stakes Race History

The race has had various names including the PFD Food Services Stakes, the Chubb Stakes and the Super Saturday Stakes.

Useful Facts

Last mare to win: Sojustrememberthis (2006)

Fastest time (1400m): Sedation (2001) 1:21:67

Interesting trivia:

Past winners of the VRC March Stakes

Winners of past VRC March Stakes include horses that go on to win major autumn races.

Year Winner Second Third
2021 So Si Bon Holbien Pretty Brazen
2020 Wild Planet Sirius Suspect Princess Jenni
2019 Widgee Turf Hellova Street Streets Of Avalon
2018 Sovereign Nation Theanswermyfriend Seaburge
2017 Hellova Street Mubakkir Zebrinz
2016 Tried And Tired Yesterday’s Songs Coronation Shallan