With 17 racedays, including 30 black type races, we very much look forward to welcoming you back to York for the 2017 season.
York is a flat, galloping, left handed racecourse with a wide, long home straight.
York Racecourse has a proud tradition of staging the very best of thoroughbred racing dating back to 1731 and is committed to investing in prize money and facilities to attract the top racehorses from Britain, Europe and around the world.
The 2016 season was another exciting and ground breaking year for York as one of Europe’s top racecourses.
Brainerd International Raceway’s quarter-mile drag strip is the fastest track in the world, after Tony Schumacher went the fastest MPH ever in his Top Fuel Dragster in 2005.
An incredible speed of 337.58 MPH The track is one of the favorite stops for pro drivers on the NHRA Nationals circuit after it was reconstructed in 2002.
Coming from a family with strong ties to car racing, dating back to the 1930’s, he developed an interest for cars early on.An experienced and dedicated team demonstrate the very best in turf husbandry to ensure the racing surface is at its best.Recently renovated stables on the back straight accommodate horses in relaxed conditions whilst stable staff can use the modern hostel complex.The six tracks in each category that were considered to provide owners with the best raceday experience will hold the Award for the next 12 months.ROA representatives visited every track in Britain at least once between January and early October to assess every aspect of the owners’ raceday experience.