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Warwick Racecourse

Saturday 12 January 2019

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If there is one day to head to Warwick Racecourse then this is the one. This is the Classic on Saturday 12th January 2019. The highlight of this fixture is the racing, and we make it the absolute focus. Not only will you enjoy the most thrilling race we stage all year, but you can also experience free heritage talks with some of the stars of yesteryear, and an exhibition of displaying interesting artifacts from Warwick's racing past. 


  • Gates Open: 10:40am
  • First Race: 12:40pm
  • Last Race: 4:05pm


Fancy something different?


New for this year you can enjoy the Classic Luncheon in the Paddock Pavilion, where you will eat alongside legends of the racing world who have a link to Warwick's most famous race. The Classic Luncheon, in the track-side Paddock Pavilion, promises a hospitality experience like no other where you will eat alongside legends of the racing world who have a link to Warwick's Classic Chase.


Expected to join the occasion, as special guests are Classic Chase winning jockeys; Ian Watkinson (Jollys Clump 1976), Rodi Green (Midnight Madness 1990), Joe Tizzard (Hey Big Spender 2012) and Charlie Poste (Russe Blanc 2016).


There will also be an opportunity for all racegoers to go along to the ‘Classic Corner’ in the Paddock Pavilion to hear from these ‘Classic legends’ at allotted times during the first half of the day.


  • 11.45am- Charlie Poste
  • 12.15pm - Joe Tizzard
  • 12.50pm - Ian Watkinson
  • 1.25pm - Rodi Greene


Stag and Hen Do packages available, please contact Warwick Racecourse on 01926 405560.


Under 18s can come racing for FREE with a full paying adult.


For more Ticket Information please click here.

Event Schedule

Information correct as of December 2018.


Gates open 10:40am



Start Times





Trial Racing TV for FREE now Novice Handicap Hurdle  (Class 4)

Abt 2m


1:15 Edward Courage Cup Handicap Chase (Class 3)

Abt 2m



McCoy Contractors 2019 Construction News Award Finalist Hampton Novices' Chase (Class 1)

Abt 3m



The Ballymore Leamington Novices Hurdle (Class 2) (Series Qualifier)

3m 1f



The McCoy Contractors Civil Engineering Classic Chase (A Handicap)

2m 5f



The Pertemps Network Qualifier Hcp Hurdle (Class 1)

3m abt 5f



Racing TV Free for a month Newcomes NH Flat race (Class 5)


NH Flat

The Going

Good to Soft, Good in places.

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As we race largely during the winter months, the weather can be unpredictable, so we would advise you to dress accordingly.

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