Latest News

Last Time Out: Totesport.com Hunt Cup, Saturday 5th May

Last Time Out: Saturday 5th May – Totesport.com Hunt Cup On Saturday 5th May, we welcomed the Totesport.com Hunt Cup to Wetherby Races for one year only as transferred fixture from Thirsk Racecourse. The sun joined us and stuck around for what was a great afternoon of competitive racing! On an exciting eight race card, […]

Continue Reading...


Last Time Out: Sunday 29th April

Last Time Out: Family Day Featuring The Mascot Gold Cup Our Family Day this year featured the 2018 edition of the Sue Ryder Mascot Gold Cup, sponsored by Rotherwood Recruitment, and Goofy stormed to victory as he powered clear of long time pace-setter the Lego Man. The day saw the return of Flat racing to […]

Continue Reading...


The Mascot Gold Cup Returns!

The Mascot Gold Cup returns to Wetherby on Sunday 29th April On Sunday 29th April, Wetherby Racecourse welcomes the Mascot Gold Cup once more! As well as the horses, the mascots will take to the track and battle it out for victory. Take part in the warm up and pick your favourite mascot to win, […]

Continue Reading...


French Property Exhibition 19-20th May

French Property Dreams For anyone dreaming of a holiday home in France or even a move across the Channel, then why not visit the the French Property Exhibition here at Wetherby Racecourse on 19-20 May. The daily seminars offer free expert advice on all aspects of buying and living in France There are lots of […]

Continue Reading...


Last Time Out – Thursday 29th March: Wear A Hat Day

Last Time Out – Thursday 29th March: Wear A Hat Day Our Wear A Hat Day last Thursday invited racegoers to wear a hat in support of Brain Tumour Research! We were joined by Will’s Way Charity who sported some fantastic hats and held a raffle on the day. Hat-trick at Wetherby for Micky Hammond […]

Continue Reading...



Last Time Out – Tuesday 20th March

Last Time Out – Tuesday 20th March A Summary of the Last Time Out at Wetherby Racecourse –  Tuesday 20th March Afternoon Racing We got the better of the recent bad weather for racing to go ahead! It was a successful trip to Wetherby for trainer Venetia Williams as she landed the feature race of […]

Continue Reading...



All In Favour Say Aye – Pledge Support To Tickets For Troops For 2018

Wetherby Racecourse pledges continued support to Tickets for Troops for 2018.  The British Horseracing Authority (BHA) together with Tickets For Troops are pleased to announce that all 60 racecourses in Great Britain will offer free tickets to armed forces personnel in 2018.  Since the scheme launched in 2009 British Racecourses have donated over 70,000 tickets […]

Continue Reading...


Wetherby rewinds to 1461 Country

Wetherby Racecourse embraced all things Medieval last Saturday at the annual Towton Medieval Day! Making the journey way back to 1461 and the Battle of Towton, famously fought just ten miles from the racecourse. Ballyoptic claimed the win for the feature race of the day, the Totepool Towton Novices’ Chase, named after the Battle of […]

Continue Reading...