York Racecourse Guide
York Racecourse is often referred to as the “Ascot of The North” and the Trip Advisor review of the course uses that headline, however, the races, course, facilities, and vista are good enough in their own right.
York races from May through October hold around 17 quality meetings, which include 3 Group 1 races, 9 Group 2 races, and 5 Group 3 races.
Highlights: The three Group 1 races all take place during the 4 days Ebor Festival in August, the Juddmonte International Stakes is on Wednesday, Yorkshire Oaks is Thursday, with the Nunthorpe Stakes takes place on Friday.
As well as the top quality races above York has some of the best and most competitive handicaps on the flat including the richest handicap in Europe the 1 mile 6 furlongs Ebor Handicap.
If you are going to York races why not download the OLBG app to get all the latest York tips at the course?
TV Channel: Racing TV
Bookmaker Streaming Services Available: Bet 365, Coral, William Hill.
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* All statistics below are based on the previous five seasons at York
York Outright Favourite Statistics
- Flat Handicaps: 85-312 (27%) +5.12
- Flat Non-Handicaps: 33-79 (42%) +4.64
York Racecourse Map
The track is flat and left-handed and regarded as a very fair track. York suits galloping types who can maintain a level of speed over a longer stretch, with a near on five-furlong straight the ability to see out the trip over the longer distances is important.
York Racecourse Address: Racecourse Road, Knavesmire Road, York YO23 1EX
York Racecourse Telephone: 01904 620911
To buy tickets for a race day at York, head over to their official ticket booking webpage.