OFFICIALS AT SANDOWN RACECOURSE Managing Director: David McKinnon Clerk of the Course: Andrew Cooper TEL: (07774) 230850 (mobile)
Salisbury Racecourse is located in a picturesque parkland setting in the town of Esher, Surrey approximately 20 miles from London and 58 miles from Portsmouth.
HOW TO GET TO SANDOWN RACECOURSE
By road: Racecourse postcode for SAT NAV: KT10 9AJ
From London, take the A3 and follow the brown venue signs to Sandown Park.
Alternatively, from the M25 exit at Junction 10 and follow the A3 towards London; exit onto the A307 and follow the brown venue signs. The Portsmouth Road car park is off the A307 Esher High Street directly in front of the main entrance.
By rail: Trains to Esher station for Sandown Park run from London Waterloo and Clapham Junction approximately every 20 minutes and the journey time is 25 minutes.
Esher station is approximately 10 minutes flat walk from the main entrance. Alternatively there is a taxi rank and a free Sandown Park minibus to and from the train station, running every 15 minutes until 90 minutes after the last race.
By air: Sandown Park has a helipad - available by request. London airports Heathrow and Gatwick are approximately 12 and 25 miles away by road respectively.
ADMISSION TO SANDOWN RACECOURSE
Premier Enclosure £22-£40, Grandstand £15-£24; concessions apply for old aged pensioners and students. Accompanied under 16s free (music nights excluded). Car Park: Parking is free in the centre of the racecourse, which you can reach from the More Lane entrance. For a £5 fee you can book your car into the main car park off the Portsmouth Road.
Sandown Park Racecourse hosts year-round jump and flat horse racing, including premier events such as the Coral Eclipse and Tingle Creek race meetings and evening racing.
19 May 2011 Panmure Evening Flat 5.50pm
26 May 2011 Brigadier Gerard Evening Flat 6.05pm
02 Jun 2011 Evening Racing Flat 6.10pm
10 Jun 2011 Afternoon Racing Flat 2.10pm
11 Jun 2011 totepool Irish Day Flat 1.50pm
01 Jul 2011 Afternoon Racing Flat 2.20pm
02 Jul 2011 Coral-Eclipse Day Flat 2.05pm
13 Jul 2011 Evening Racing Flat 6.00pm
20 Jul 2011 Scissor Sisters Music Night Flat 6.00pm
21 Jul 2011 Afternoon Racing Flat 2.10pm
27 Jul 2011 Tom Jones Music Night Flat 5.50pm
04 Aug 2011 Comedy Night Flat 5.40pm
19 Aug 2011 Afternoon Racing Flat 2.05pm
20 Aug 2011 Variety Club Day Flat 2.05pm
09 Sep 2011 Afternoon Racing Flat 2.15pm
14 Sep 2011 Afternoon Racing Flat 2.20pm
05 Nov 2011 Gentlemen's Day Jump 12.50pm
02 Dec 2011 Tingle Creek Friday Jump 12.50pm
03 Dec 2011 Tingle Creek Day Jump 12.55pm
Flat: The course is a right-handed oval 1 mile 5 furlongs 33 yards in circumference. The Station end is banked up, and the straight run-in is 4 furlongs. There is a straight 5 furlong course and the Coral-Eclipse Course is 1¼ miles. Draw Advantage - high numbers in sprints in far side stalls, soft or large fields. NH: A testing right-handed course of 1 mile 5 furlongs with an uphill finish. There are seven fences along the back straight, with the water jump in the middle of the line. Run-in 220 yards.
LEADING TRAINERS / JOCKEYS AT SANDOWN RACECOURSE
Trainers : M Stoute, R Hannon, J Gosden, N Henderson, P Nicholls Jockeys : K Fallon, T Quinn, L Dettori, M Fitzgerald, A P McCoy, R Johnson
Sandown Park Racecourse factsheet Details of horse racing course at Sandown