A Guide to Wolverhampton Race Course

A Guide To Wolverhampton Race Course

Although there has been a racecourse in Wolverhampton, England since 1825 it would have been a much different prospect than the offering that Wolverhampton racecourse offers today.

The course was redeveloped in 1993 to install floodlights and an artificial surface made of Fibresand – a mixture of recycled sand, wax and rubber – to turn Wolverhampton into an All Weather track. This was then replaced again in 2014 after the track was replaced with Tapeta, another artificial surface with similar properties . Tapeta is less stressful on the horses than Fibresand, and equates with “Good” going on turf courses.

The course hosts race meets throughout the year with the Lady Wulfruna Stakes the most prestigious race on its calendar.

The Lady Wulfruna Stakes is a Listed race open to horses aged 4 years and older and is run over a distance of 7 furlongs and  36 yards. It is run every March.

Wolverhampton racecourse is one of the busiest racecourses in the United Kingdom, hosting 80 fixtures per year. It has a course distance of 1 mile around, and is left handed, meaning that all the turns are too the left. This makes Wolverhampton the closest track in style to American racetracks.

Bullet Points

  • Left handed course
  • Circuit distance is 1 mile
  • Surface is made of Tapeta
  • Busy race schedule emphasising quantity over quality

Map of Wolverhampton Racecourse

Map of Wolverhampton Racecourse for daily racing tips

Statistics – Last Three Years

Top Trainers – Flat

                                                Runners        Wins               Places

A Watson                              189                 39                   68

P Evans                                  353                 38                   116

T Dascombe                         233                 36                   101

D Loughnane                       259                 34                   85

D O’Meara                           278                 34                   80                                          

 

Top Jockeys – Flat

                                                Runners        Wins               Places

L Morris                                658                 70                   233

R Kingscote                          370                 54                   168

O Murphy                            193                 48                   80

D Probert                             441                 46                   149

J Mitchell                              191                 46                   68                              

                                                                                                                                                                       

Course Address

Wolverhampton Racecourse

Dunstall Park

Wolverhampton

WV6 0PE

A Guide To Wolverhampton Race Course

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