The following programme was followed in 2018. 

  • 1st February – Full Payment to be made
  • 20th February to 31st March – Acceptance and delivery of young birds by arrangement (Wednesdays and Weekends)
  • Hot Spot One – Wednesday 1st August 2018 – Ashbourne: 70 miles, 613 yards
  • Hot Spot Two – Tuesday 14th August 2018 – Worksop: 103 miles, 1210 yards
  • Hot Spot Three – Tuesday 21st August 2018 – Bubwith: 137 miles, 231 yards
  • Hot Spot Four – Tuesday 28th August 2018 – Brawby Grange: 162 miles, 1022 yards

NB – if hot spot races cannot be held on the appointed day because of inclement weather, the committee has the right to move them to another date, and all prize money and pool money will be flown for on the first available day. Please keep an eye on the Blog for the latest training and racing updates.

  • Final Race – Monday 10th September – Alnwick: 235 miles 898 yards