The provisional 2022 yearlings race programme is shown below. The 2022 young bird race programme has yet to be decided, and will be published as soon as it is known. As a guide, the 2021 programme is shown below.

  • 1st February – Full Payment to be made
  • 16th February to 31st March – Acceptance and delivery of young birds by arrangement (Wednesdays and Weekends)
  • Yearlings Hot Spot One – Friday 27th May – Worksop (103m 1210yds)
  • Yearlings Hot Spot Two – Friday 10th June – Richmond (167m 566yds)
  • Yearlings Hot Spot Three – Monday 20th June – Alnwick (235m 898yds)
  • Yearlings Final Race – Sunday 3rd July (TBC) – Arbroath (314m 934yds)
  • Young Birds Hot Spot One – Ashbourne (70m 613yds)
  • Young Birds Hot Spot Two Worksop (103m 1210yds)
  • Young Birds Hot Spot Three – Race cancelled
  • Young Birds Hot Spot Four – Richmond (167m 566yds)
  • Young Birds Final Race – Alnwick (235m 898yds)

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 is flown for on the first available day. The Blog gives the latest training and racing updates.