UK Racecourse Information

Thirsk Racecourse

Racecourse Information
Welcome To Thirsk Racecourse
Thirsk is one of Yorkshire's most beautiful country courses, sitting between the North Yorkshire Moors and the Dales with easy access by road, rail or air. Flat racing takes place from April to September, and with excellent facilities and a friendly atmosphere, Thirsk offers country racing at its best.
Contact Details
Thirsk Racecourse
Address
Thirsk Racecourse Limited
Station Road
Thirsk
North Yorkshire
YO7 1QL
Telephone
01845 522276
Fax
01845 525353
Travel Information
Local Transport Links
By Road
Thirsk Racecourse is west of Thirsk itself, just off the A61. Take the A1/A1M and then follow the A61 or A19.
By Rail
Thirsk Station is 1/4 mile from the course
Railway Station
Thirsk Railway Station 1 miles (1.6 km)
Airport
Teesside 19.5 miles (31.4 km)
By Air
Helicopters can land at the racecourse by prior agreement
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Facilities
Betting
There are Tote and bookmaking facilities across the course.
Parking
There is plenty of free car parking.
Children
Children aged 16 and under can enter for free when accompanied by an adult.
Disabled
For information on disabled facilities contact the course
Enclosures And Grandstands
Club
Tickets:
£15
Food And Drink
The Hambleton Rooms provide bar and restaurant facilities, as does the Manton Suite.
Viewing
The Winning Post is directly opposite the enclosure. All facilities can be reached from the Club enclosure including the Parade Ring and Winners Enclosure.
Dress
Collared Shirt and tie required for Gentleman.
Tattersalls
Tickets:
£11
Food And Drink
Bars and fast food outlets offer a variety of drinks and Snacks
Viewing
From the main Grandstand there are good views of the track. It is possible to access the Parade Ring and Winners Enclosure.
Dress
Family
Tickets:
£3.50
Food And Drink
The Family Enclosure also offers fully stocked bars and snacks
Viewing
Next to the main Grandstand it is the furthest enclosure from the Winners Post however there is a stand to view from
Dress
Course Details
Flat Course
Thirsk Racecourse Flat Course
Effect Of Draw
High numbers best on the straight course, low numbers best at 7f & 1m.



Left-handed oval of about 1m2f with 4f run-in. Sharp and almost level.
Fixtures
2013
Date
20/04/2013 - Saturday
04/05/2013 - Saturday
11/05/2013 - Saturday
18/05/2013 - Saturday
18/06/2013 - Tuesday
24/06/2013 - Monday
26/07/2013 - Friday
02/08/2013 - Friday
03/08/2013 - Saturday
12/08/2013 - Monday
19/08/2013 - Monday
30/08/2013 - Friday
07/09/2013 - Saturday
17/09/2013 - Tuesday
Race Type
Flat
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Flat
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Flat
Flat
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