ADDRESS: Bangor-on-Dee Racecourse, Bangor-on-Dee, Nr Wrexham, North Wales LL13 0DA TEL: (01978) 780323 WEBSITE:www.BangorOnDeeRaces.co.uk
OFFICIALS AT BANGOR-ON-DEE RACECOURSE Chief Executive: Richard Thomas General Manager: Jeannie Chantler Clerk of the Course: Ed Gretton
Bangor-on-Dee Racecourse is located in Wales, approximately 180 miles from London, 15 miles from Chester, 25 miles from Shrewsbury. It's the only Racecourse in the country that doesn´t have a Grandstand - it does have a great atmosphere though with an excellent grass viewing bank providing a natural amphitheatre. It's set in glorious countryside and overlooked by the Welsh hills.
HOW TO GET TO BANGOR-ON-DEE RACECOURSE
By road: Bangor-on-Dee Racecourse is easily accessible via the motorway and trunk road network, the racecourse is situated just 5 minutes from the A483, 10 minutes from Wrexham and 25 minutes south of Chester. Via the A525, A4-Entrance off B5069. There is ample free car parking at the racecourse.
By rail: Euston to Wrexham (4 miles) courtesy bus on races days.
By air: Helicopter to the course (on application)
ADMISSION TO BANGOR-ON-DEE RACECOURSE
Paddock £18, Course £8, Accompanied under 16s free. Car Park: free
LEADING TRAINERS / JOCKEYS AT BANGOR-ON-DEE RACECOURSE
Trainers: N Twinston-Davies, J J O'Neill, V Williams, D McCain
Jockeys: R Johnson, A P McCoy, C Llewellyn, W Marston, J McGuire
THE BANGOR-ON-DEE RACECOURSE
Bangor-on-Dee Racecourse is a left-handed jumps racecourse and from 2002, Bangor-on-Dee has joined up with sister track, Chester Racecourse, so you can also enjoy flat racing.
Over the course of the year, there are 15 fixtures spread throughout the four seasons. Also see Chester Racecourse, sister course of Bangor-on-Dee for great Flat Racing meets.
Bangor-on Dee Racetrack also runs Point-to-Point meets. Point-to-Pointing is an amateur and exciting form of steeple chasing that takes place on the inner course at Bangor-on-Dee.
NH: Saturday, 26 March 2011 March Saturday Meeting
Saturday, 9 April 2011 The totesport Grand National Day
Friday, 29 April 2011 The Royal Wedding
Saturday, 14 May 2011 May Meeting
Tuesday, 19 July 2011 July Evening Meeting
Friday, 29 July 2011 Ladies Day
Friday, 19 August 2011 August Fixture
Monday, 29 August 2011 August Bank Holiday Fixture
Thursday, 29 September 2011 September Fixture
Wednesday, 9 November 2011 November Wednesday Meeting
Saturday, 26 November 2011 November Saturday Meeting
Wednesday, 14 December 2011 December Wednesday Fixture
Monday, 19 December 2011 December Monday Meeting
Bangor-on-Dee Racecourse spec: A left-handed triangular course about 1 mile 4 furlongs in circumference with a 1 furlong run-in.
Bangor-on-Dee Racecourse factsheet Details of horse racing course at Bangor-on-Dee