Hereford Racecourse

The course in the Cathedral city of Hereford is a right-handed circuit that covers 1 ½ miles and it is almost square in shape and it is used for national hunt fixtures.

Each year the track hosts around 14 national hunt race meetings with standout racedays in the calendar being the Ladies Day in June along with the Beer and Cider Raceday in November which serve up some terrific horse racing. The venue also hosts 2 Arab race days and 1 Harness race fixture.

Jockeys that do well here include AP McCoy and Richard Johnson with trainers Evan Williams and Jonjo O'Neill both doing well.

Address: Hereford Racecourse, Roman Road, Holmer, Hereford, HR4 9QU.

Jumps: A right-handed circuit of about a mile and a half, with nine fences per circuit. There is a run-in of 300 yards.

Road: 1m NW of city off A49 Leominster road.  Parking: Free
Rail: 1m, Hereford Stn (access Oxford, Birmingham, S Wales)