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Exeter Racecourse

Tuesday 22 October 2019

WHERE FUTURE STARS ARE BORN

 

A fine day to come racing where we celebrate the triple Cheltenham Gold Cup-winning legend Best Mate after whom the Beginners’ Chase is named.

 

Tuesday 22 October 2019

 

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(Enclosure tickets from £14 in advance and from £17 on the day) 

 

Join us on Haldon Hill for a midweek treat, host to the Best Mate Beginners’ Chase making it the place to spot future stars. Past winners include Sternrubin and Yanworth who have progressed to appear at the Cheltenham Festival.

 

Don’t forget that under 18's entry is FREE of charge, when attending with a full paying adult.

LOOKING TO MAKE THE MOST OUT OF YOUR DAY AT THE RACES?

We have world-class hospitality options for all, in the highly popular Desert Orchid Restaurant offering views of the finishing straight and winning post. Enjoy a four-course carvery luncheon using local produce, Haldon Premier enclosure access and watching the day of racing with panoramic racecourse views.

 

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Tickets

Purchase your enclosure tickets at the best price today.

  • In advance from £14
  • On the day from £17 
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From £10

Hospitality

Spend your day at Exeter Racecourse in the Desert Orchid Restaurant with panoramic views of the racecourse.

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From £95

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Event Schedule

 

GATES OPEN TIMES TO BE CONFIRMED

 

RACE SCHEDULE

Start Times

Race

Distance

Type

TBC

Amateur Riders’ Handicap Hurdle Race

2m 175yds

Hurdle

TBC

Handicap Hurdle (Class 4)

2m 7f 25yds

Hurdle

TBC

Handicap Steeple Chase (Class 3)

3m 54yds

Chase

TBC

Maiden Hurdle Race (Class 4)

2m 2f 111yds

Hurdle

TBC

Best Mate Beginners' Steeple Chase (Class 3)

2m 1f 109yds

Chase

TBC

Standard Open National Hunt Flat Race

1m 5f 38 yds

Flat

The Going

 

Good, Good to firm in places

Raceday style

As we race largely during the winter months, the weather can be unpredictable. We advise that you dress accordingly to ensure you stay warm at Exeter Racecourse.

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