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List of horse racing venues

This is a list of currently active horse racing venues (Thoroughbred racing and Harness racing), sorted by country. In most English-speaking countries they are called "racecourses", in the United States "racetracks". In many non-English speaking countries the term used is "hippodrome".

Contents

  • Argentina 1
  • Australia 2
  • Antigua 3
  • Austria 4
  • Bahrain 5
  • Barbados 6
  • Belgium 7
  • Brazil 8
  • Canada 9
    • Thoroughbred racing 9.1
      • Alberta 9.1.1
      • British Columbia 9.1.2
      • Manitoba 9.1.3
      • Ontario 9.1.4
      • Saskatchewan 9.1.5
    • Harness racing 9.2
      • Alberta 9.2.1
      • British Columbia 9.2.2
      • New Brunswick 9.2.3
      • Newfoundland 9.2.4
      • Nova Scotia 9.2.5
      • Ontario 9.2.6
      • Prince Edward Island 9.2.7
      • Saskatchewan 9.2.8
  • Chile 10
  • Colombia 11
  • Cyprus 12
  • Czech Republic 13
  • Denmark 14
  • Dominican Republic 15
  • Estonia 16
  • Finland 17
  • France 18
    • Alsace 18.1
    • Aquitaine 18.2
    • Auvergne 18.3
    • Brittany 18.4
    • Burgundy 18.5
    • Centre 18.6
    • Champagne-Ardenne 18.7
    • Corsica 18.8
    • Franche-Comté 18.9
    • Île-de-France 18.10
    • Languedoc-Roussillon 18.11
    • Limousin 18.12
    • Lorraine 18.13
    • Lower Normandy 18.14
    • Martinique 18.15
    • Midi-Pyrénées 18.16
    • Nord-Pas-de-Calais 18.17
    • Pays de Loire 18.18
    • Picardy 18.19
    • Poitou-Charentes 18.20
    • Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur 18.21
    • Rhône-Alpes 18.22
    • Upper Normandy 18.23
  • Germany 19
  • Great Britain 20
    • England 20.1
    • Scotland 20.2
    • Wales 20.3
  • Greece 21
  • Guyana 22
  • Hong Kong 23
  • Hungary 24
  • India 25
  • Ireland 26
  • Italy 27
  • Jamaica 28
  • Japan 29
    • Japan Racing Association 29.1
    • The National Association of Racing 29.2
  • Kenya 30
  • Lebanon 31
  • Macau 32
  • Malaysia 33
  • Malta 34
  • Mauritius 35
  • Mexico 36
  • Morocco 37
  • New Zealand 38
  • Netherlands 39
  • Norway 40
  • Pakistan 41
  • Panama 42
  • Paraguay 43
  • Peru 44
  • Philippines 45
  • Puerto Rico 46
  • Poland 47
  • Qatar 48
  • Russia 49
  • Saint Kitts and Nevis 50
  • Serbia 51
  • Singapore 52
  • Slovakia 53
  • South Africa 54
  • South Korea 55
  • Spain 56
  • Sweden 57
  • Switzerland 58
  • Thailand 59
  • Trinidad and Tobago 60
  • Turkey 61
  • Ukraine 62
  • United Arab Emirates 63
  • United States 64
    • Thoroughbred racing 64.1
      • Arizona 64.1.1
      • Arkansas 64.1.2
      • California 64.1.3
      • Colorado 64.1.4
      • Delaware 64.1.5
      • Florida 64.1.6
      • Idaho 64.1.7
      • Illinois 64.1.8
      • Indiana 64.1.9
      • Iowa 64.1.10
      • Kentucky 64.1.11
      • Louisiana 64.1.12
      • Maryland 64.1.13
      • Massachusetts 64.1.14
      • Minnesota 64.1.15
      • Michigan 64.1.16
      • Nebraska 64.1.17
      • New Jersey 64.1.18
      • New Mexico 64.1.19
      • New York 64.1.20
      • North Dakota 64.1.21
      • Ohio 64.1.22
      • Oklahoma 64.1.23
      • Oregon 64.1.24
      • Pennsylvania 64.1.25
      • Texas 64.1.26
      • Virginia 64.1.27
      • Washington 64.1.28
      • West Virginia 64.1.29
      • Wyoming 64.1.30
    • Harness racing 64.2
      • California 64.2.1
      • Delaware 64.2.2
      • Florida 64.2.3
      • Illinois 64.2.4
      • Indiana 64.2.5
      • Kentucky 64.2.6
      • Maine 64.2.7
      • Maryland 64.2.8
      • Massachusetts 64.2.9
      • Michigan 64.2.10
      • Minnesota 64.2.11
      • New Hampshire 64.2.12
      • New Jersey 64.2.13
      • New York 64.2.14
      • Ohio 64.2.15
      • Pennsylvania 64.2.16
  • Uruguay 65
  • Venezuela 66
  • Vietnam 67
  • Zimbabwe 68
  • See also 69
  • References 70

Argentina

Australia

There are over 360 registered racecourses in Australia where Thoroughbred racing takes place during about 3,050 race meetings. In addition there are a number of separate harness racing tracks.

Hundreds More Horse Race Tracks Are Listed Here

Antigua

Austria

Bahrain

Barbados

Belgium

Brazil

Other race tracks exist in Recife (PE), Pelotas (RS), Goiania, (GO), Sao Vicente (SP), Campos dos Goytacazes (RJ), among others.

Canada

Thoroughbred racing

Alberta

British Columbia

Manitoba

Ontario

Saskatchewan

Harness racing

Alberta

British Columbia

New Brunswick

Newfoundland

Nova Scotia

Ontario

Prince Edward Island

Saskatchewan

Chile

Colombia

Cyprus

Czech Republic

Denmark

Dominican Republic

Estonia

Finland

France

Half of European horse racing venues are in France (with more than 250 current operating hippodromes).

Racecourse at Vincennes

Alsace

Aquitaine

Auvergne

Brittany

Burgundy

Centre

Champagne-Ardenne

Corsica

Franche-Comté

Île-de-France

Racecourse at Vincennes

Languedoc-Roussillon

Limousin

Lorraine

Lower Normandy

Racecourse at Jullouville

Martinique

Midi-Pyrénées

Nord-Pas-de-Calais

Pays de Loire

Racecourse of the Atlantic
Racecourse of Pornichet

Picardy

Poitou-Charentes

Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur

Racecourse of Roberty, Avignon
Racecourse of Cagnes-sur-Mer

Rhône-Alpes

Racecourse of Villeurbanne

Upper Normandy

Germany

Great Britain

The British Horseracing Authority does not extend to the island of Ireland; as a result, the two tracks in Northern Ireland are under the jurisdiction of Horse Racing Ireland.

England

Flat racing
National hunt
Mixed

Scotland

Wales

Greece

Guyana

Hong Kong

Hungary

India

Ireland

Horseracing in Ireland is organised on an All-Ireland basis by Horse Racing Ireland.

In the Republic of Ireland:

In Northern Ireland:

Italy

Jamaica

Japan

Japan Racing Association

Tokyo Racecourse

The National Association of Racing

Kenya

Lebanon

Macau

Malaysia

Malta

Mauritius

Mexico

The famous Agua Caliente Racetrack in Tijuana ceased operations as a horse racetrack and offers now greyhound racing.

Morocco

New Zealand

Netherlands

Norway

Pakistan

Panama

Paraguay

Peru

Philippines

Puerto Rico

Poland

Qatar

Russia

Saint Kitts and Nevis

Serbia

Singapore

Slovakia

South Africa

South Korea

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

Thailand

Trinidad and Tobago

Turkey

Ukraine

  • Kyiv Ippodrom, Kyiv

United Arab Emirates

United States

Thoroughbred racing

Arizona

Arkansas

California

Santa Anita Park racecourse

Colorado

Delaware

Florida

Idaho

Illinois

Indiana

Iowa

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maryland

Massachusetts

Minnesota

Michigan

Nebraska

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Dakota

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Pennsylvania

Texas

Virginia

Washington

West Virginia

Wyoming

Harness racing

Note: Harness racing is often conducted for short-term meets at various fairs and similar events. Many notable harness races are held at such venues, such as the Fox Stake at the Indiana State Fair and the Little Brown Jug at the Delaware County Fairgrounds in Delaware, Ohio. Many of these fair-based races do not conduct legal on-site betting.

California

Delaware

Florida

Illinois

Indiana

Kentucky

Maine

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New York

Ohio

Pennsylvania

Uruguay

Venezuela

Vietnam

Zimbabwe

See also

References

  1. ^ "Le bilan annuel des courses de trot en France - Année 2008" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-03-19. 
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