South West Jump Racing magazine
The wait is over and as we enter Autumn, Jump racing has returned to the South West and all four of our courses are taking shape for a fantastic season.
The arrival of our magazine gives racegoers a chance to reflect and reminisce on the previous season's racing. Highlights within this years magazine include feature interviews with Lee Westwood, at home with the Tizzards, and exclusive interviews with the greats of the sport drawing on some of the top sporting stories across the region, allowing you to let the excitement build for another season of top-class racing. Kalendar includes hospitality and ticket prices, enclosure details, and a host of information to help you plan and enjoy racing at all of our South West courses.
The name 'Kalendar' is in reference to the first racing calendar which was produced by The Jockey Club in April 1752 by John Pond which gave notice that there would be a race at Newmarket for 'horses the Property of the Noblemen and Gentlemen belonging to The Jockey Club'.
Key dates for the season include:
Friday 16th - Sunday 18th November - The November Meeting
Tuesday 1st January - New Year's Day
Saturday 26th January - Festival Trials Day
Tuesday 12th - Friday 15th March - The Festival™ presented by Magners
Friday 3rd May - Race Night
Tuesday 6th November – Haldon Gold Cup
Sunday 25th November - Devon Day
Tuesday 1st January - New Year's Day Racing
Sunday 28th October - Countryside Day
Saturday 10th November - Badger Chase Day
Tuesday 26th December – Boxing Day
Saturday 16th February - Kingwell Hurdle Day
Monday 31st December – New Year’s Eve Raceday
Saturday 12th January - Classic Chase Day
Saturday 9th February - Gentlemen's Raceday Featuring The Kingmaker Chase