For well over 200 hundred years Stratford Racecourse has played host to race meetings and today it is one of the leading small racecourses in the United Kingdom.
It hosts national hunt races on its left handed triangle shaped track.
The course holds around 16 meetings from March to October each year with one of the highlights of the season is Foxhunters Champion Hunters' Chase which is ran in May and is part of a 2 day Foxhunters Meeting and in July there is the Birmingham Mail Summer Handicap Chase to look forward to.
Address: Racecourse, Luddington Road, Stratford-On-Avon, Warwickshire, CV37 9SE.
Jumps: Left-hand, sharp, flat triangular course of a mile and a quarter, taking in eight fences of which there is only one in the short straight. Run-in of 200 yards.
Road: 1m SW of town off A439 Evesham road, Junction 15 M40. Parking: Main car park £3, centre course £5, plus free car park
Rail: 1m, Stratford Stn (from Birmingham Moor Street or Leamington).