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Thursday 26 May

Great atmosphere, great racing, great evening 

 

Right in heart of spring and with summer in sight this evening is set to be a glorious one! Join us for a fantastic evening of quality racing including two Group 3 races - The Coral Henry II Stakes and The Coral Brigadier Gerard Stakes.

 

Just half an hour direct train from London Waterloo

 

STEP UP TO THE SADDLE AT THE CORAL VIRTUAL RACE EXPERIENCE!

Coral are getting you closer to the action at Sandown Park Racecourse today with their brand new Coral Virtual Race Experience.

 

The FREE to play 360 degree VR experience, that takes place on the Coral Stage, is available for all over 18’s to come and have a go.

 

Step up to the Saddle and come and see what it’s like to be a Jockey for the day!

 

FREE TO PLAY - PRIZES TO BE WON!

GATES OPEN

3.45pm

FIRST RACE

5.40pm

LAST RACE

8.35pm

START TIME RACE

DISTANCE

5.40pm

THE CORAL ‘BEATEN-BY-A-LENGTH’ FREE BET HANDICAP STAKES

1 mile 2 furlongs
6.15pm

THE CORAL NATIONAL STAKES (LISTED RACE)         

5 furlongs
6.50pm THE CORAL HENRY II STAKES (GROUP 3)                     2 miles
7.25pm

THE CORAL BRIGADIER GERARD STAKES (GROUP 3)

1 mile 2 furlongs
8.00pm THE CORAL WHITSUN CUP HANDICAP STAKES           1 mile
8.35pm

THE PLAY CORAL ‘RACING-SUPER-SERIES’ FOR FREE HANDICAP STAKES

1 mile

PARKING

  • Complimentary parking is available in the Centre of the Course, accessible via More Lane
  • Parking in the Portsmouth Road Car Park is available for £5.00

 

TRAVEL

  • The Entrance from Esher Train Station across the centre of the course will be open for this fixture
  • We will also be operating our shuttle bus service from Esher Station to the Main Entrance
  • Please remember that Esher rail station is located outside of Zones 1-6 and that Oyster Cards are not valid when travelling to Esher. A paper ticket must be purchased in advance of travelling

 

ARRIVAL & TIMINGS

  • Gates open at 15:45 | First Race is 17:40 | Last Race is 20:35
  • The Coral Henry II Stakes runs at 18:50 and the Coral Brigadier Gerard Stakes at 19:25
  • You can access the Racecourse via our Main Entrance (Portsmouth Road) or via our Grandstand Crossing in the centre of the course. Premier ticket holders and Members can also use the Members Crossing in the centre of the course
  • Please ensure you have your tickets ready to be scanned on arrival
  • We will be operating both Grandstand and Premier Enclosures for this fixture. Grandstand ticket holders can pay to upgrade to the Premier Enclosure on the day (card/contactless payment only)
  • Racecards will be available at this meeting and will be £3.00. They can be purchased at any of the Entrances and Tote outlets 

 

FOOD & DRINK

  • Food and Drink outlets will be open throughout the Surrey Hall
  • We will be operating cashless sales throughout our food and drink outlets, including concessions. For betting facilities cash payment will still be accepted, but contactless payments are recommended.
  • Picnics are permitted on course as per pre-COVID rules - They can only be consumed in the picnic enclosure by the Racecourse. Please refer to our picnic guidelines for more information

 

FURTHER INFORMATION

  • We are looking forward to welcoming you to the Coral Brigadier Gerard Evening Racing at Sandown Park Racecourse. We hope that the weather will be kind, but such is the nature of the great British weather that we cannot guarantee it will be! We suggest you keep an eye on the forecasts ahead of the event and dress appropriately
  • Please note that our Premier Dress Code will apply to all Premier Enclosure ticket holders

More information can be found here

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top quality flat racing 

 

With two Group 3 races, The Brigadier Gerard Stakes and The Henry II Stakes, the atmosphere comes alive. Horses that win these race often go on to win at some of the biggest fixtures throughout the summer. In 2021 Lismore won The Henry II Stakes while Euchen Glen won the Brigadier Gerard Stakes. 

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