EXETER Racecourse is celebrating its close association with the city from which it takes its name by offering anyone who has an EX postcode the chance to come racing for just £10 on Tuesday 9th November 2010.
The racecourse is widely regarded as one of the very best tracks in the country for introducing top flight racehorses to jumping.
Already this season two very exciting novice hurdlers – Dunraven Storm and Dare Me – have won at the course with both being aimed at jump racing’s premier event, the Cheltenham Festival in March.
The course regularly attracts the very best names in racing including champion jockey Tony McCoy, champion trainer Paul Nicholls and Ruby Walsh who has just published his widely acclaimed autobiography.
Just beside the A38 its easily accessible and just six miles from the city centre from where there’s a free bus service to and from the course from Exeter St David’s and Exeter Bus station.
Exeter Racecourse has everything to ensure a fantastic day at the races can be experienced from undercover grandstands, bars and bookies to its Newcomers’ Package for those who would like a behind the scenes tour and an explanation about betting and the horses running.
To go racing for just £10, call 0844 5793005 and quote EXDAY2. The tickets are for pre-bookings only and must be booked by Saturday, 6 and apply to Grandstand and Paddock tickets.
For more information about Exeter Racecourse visit www.exeter-racecourse.co.uk
Exeter Fixture List 2010/2011
Tuesday, November 2nd tote Haldon Gold Cup Day 1.35pm
Tuesday, November 9th Exeter Day 1.20pm
Friday, November 19th Prize Winners’ Day 12.45pm
Friday, December 3rd GGI Friday with Axminster Carpets 12.30pm
Thursday, December 16th Festive Fun and Christmas Cheer 12.50pm
Saturday, January 1st New Year’s Racing
Sunday, February 13th Valentine’s Raceday
Tuesday, March 8th Newcomers’ Day
Tuesday, March 22nd Henry Hunt Student Free Entry Day
Tuesday, April 5th Publican’s Day
Monday, April 18th Finlake Children’s Day
Tuesday, April 26th Spring Raceday
Tuesday, May 3rd Ladies’ Evening with Live Music after Racing
(racetimes are provisional and may be subject to change)