Famous Horse Races

Celebration Mile

Goodwood Racecourse
A Brief History Of Celebration Mile
The Celebration Mile is a Group 2 flat horse race for three-year-old and above thoroughbreds run over a distance of 1 mile at Goodwood Racecourse in late August.

It was first run in 1969 and was known as the Wills Mile (1969-70), the Goodwood Mile (1971-74), and the Waterford Crystal Mile (1975-88), before taking its present name in 1989.
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Winner

Echelon
Caradak
Chic
Chic
Priors Lodge
Tillerman
No Excuse Needed
Medicean
Cape Cross
Muhtathir
Among Men
Mark of Esteem
Harayir
Mehthaaf
Swing Low
Selkirk
Bold Russian
Shavian
Distant Relative
Prince Rupert
Age

5
5
5
4
5
6
3
3
5
3
3
3
3
3
4
4
4
3
3
4
Jockey

Ryan Moore
Frankie Dettori
Ryan Moore
Kieren Fallon
Willie Ryan
Richard Hughes
Kieren Fallon
Pat Eddery
John Reid
Richard Hills
Michael Kinane
Frankie Dettori
Willie Carson
Willie Carson
John Reid
Ray Cochrane
Willie Carson
Steve Cauthen
Michael Hills
Michael Hills
Trainer

Sir Michael Stoute
Saeed bin Suroor
Sir Michael Stoute
Sir Michael Stoute
Marcus Tregoning
Amanda Perrett
Sir Michael Stoute
Sir Michael Stoute
Saeed bin Suroor
John Gosden
Michael Stoute
Saeed bin Suroor
Dick Hern
John Dunlop
Richard Hannon
Ian Balding
Barry Hills
Henry Cecil
Barry Hills
Barry Hills
Owner


Time

1:38.97
1:37.26
1:37.89
1:43.22
1:37.63
1:38.13
1:38.23
1:38.65
1:38.64
1:38.46
1:38.34
1:41.18
1:36.73
1:39.12
1:38.94
1:41.72
1:39.33
1:37.05
1:40.08
1:41.50