The 2021 race programmes are as follows: 

  • 1st February – Full Payment to be made
  • 20th February to 31st March – Acceptance and delivery of young birds by arrangement (Wednesdays and Weekends)
  • Yearlings Hot Spot One – Thu 27th May: Worksop (103m 1210yds)
  • Yearlings Hot Spot Two – Fri 4th June: Richmond (167m 566yds)
  • Yearlings Hot Spot Three – Sun 13th June: Alnwick (235m 898yds)
  • Yearlings Final Race – Tue 29th June: Brechin (334m 372yds)
  • Young Birds Hot Spot One – Sun 29th August: Ashbourne (70m 613yds)
  • Young Birds Hot Spot Two – Tuesday 7th September: Worksop (103m 1210yds)
  • Young Birds Hot Spot Three – Race cancelled
  • Young Birds Hot Spot Four – Thursday 16th September: Richmond (167m 566yds)
  • Young Birds Final Race – Sunday 26th September: 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.