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York Racecourse opened on the Knavesmire in 1730, but there has been racing recorded in the city for 2000 years, since Roman and Viking times. The track hosts 17 fixtures per year on the flat from the Dante in May through to the Finale in October. One of the most popular courses in the country, the crowds regularly top 30,000. Major meetings include the Dante Festival in May, the John Smith's Cup in July and the highlight of the year, the four-day Ebor Festival in August. Feature races during the Ebor festival include the Juddmonte International Stakes, Yorkshire Oaks, Nunthorpe Stakes and the finale the Ebor Handicap.

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Another of the UK's oldest courses, York Racecourse opened on the Knavesmire in 1730, however there has been racing recorded in the city of York for 2000 years, since Roman and Viking times. The track hosts 17 fixtures per year on the flat from May through to October. Voted Northern Racecourse of the year multiple times and affectionatly known as "The Ascot of The North" everything about York is quality, from the racing to the superb hospitality for race goers. Major meetings include the Dante Festival in May, the John Smith's Cup in July and the highlight of the year, the four-day Ebor Festival in August. Feature races during the Ebor festival include the Juddmonte International Stakes, Yorkshire Oaks, Nunthorpe Stakes and the finale the Ebor Handicap.

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Stat of the Day - York

07/10/2016

£54.00 Profit

Jockey P J McDonald is having a decent season at York with a profit of £54.00 – Check out his COMEDY SCHOOL in the 1:45pm here today

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