Why was Lingfield races Cancelled today?

Why was Lingfield races Cancelled today?

Lingfield and Southwell’s Friday meetings have been called off after both courses failed morning inspections due to the adverse conditions of Storm Eunice.

What time is the first race at Lingfield?

What time does racing start at Lingfield? The first race is at 1.55pm. There are eight races on the card and the last race is due off at 5.50pm.

What is the dress code for Lingfield races?

The dress code is smart casual but shirts should be worn in all enclosures. No ripped jeans or football shirts, tailored shorts are permitted but only when the weather is particularly hot.

Is there any horse racing in the UK?

There are two main forms of horse racing in Great Britain. There is also a category of National Hunt races known as National Hunt flat races, which are run under National Hunt rules, but where no obstacles are jumped.

What county is Lingfield racecourse in?

Lingfield Park is situated in the heart of a beautiful 450-acre estate in Surrey, on the border with Sussex & Kent.

What time does Lingfield fireworks start?

The fireworks display will start at 7.30pm. Food and drink outlets & funfair remain open.

Who won the 2021 betway Winter Derby?

Forest of Dean

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2018 Master The World David Elsworth
2019 Wissahickon John Gosden
2020 Dubai Warrior John Gosden
2021 Forest of Dean John Gosden

Is there horse racing on New Year’s Day?

Bring in the New Year with National Hunt horse racing and the finals of the New Year Sprint. Wrap up warm for the spectacular jump racing action at the famed New Year’s Day raceday which features one of the most historic events in the world – the New Year Sprint. …

Why is Lingfield Cancelled?

Unfortunately racing is cancelled today due to temperatures plummeting to -5 and not expected to reach above freezing. Even covering the track failed to keep Jack Frost at bay.

Why is Hereford races abandoned?

Hereford’s meeting on Sunday has been abandoned because of waterlogging. It is not at all surprising the fixture has been lost, given the scale of flooding in Herefordshire recently following Storm Dennis.

What happened at Lingfield racecourse?

Lingfield Racecourse crash: Car ploughs into people leaving UB40 concert. Surrey Police was called shortly before 11pm on Saturday to reports a car ploughed into people near the Lingfield Park Resort which hosted the concert after the day’s races. The injuries are not said to be life-threatening.

Is Lingfield in West Sussex?

Lindfield is a village and civil parish in the Mid Sussex District of West Sussex, England. The parish lies 1 mile (2 km) to the north-east of Haywards Heath, of which the village is a part of the built-up area.

Why choose Lingfield for your horse racing venue?

Best known for its All-Weather meetings, Lingfield can also boast a quality turf track for both Flat and National Hunt racing. The regular All-Weather fixtures take place on Polytrack, a much faster surface than Fibresand used at Southwell and course specialists are commonplace.

What makes Lingfield such a popular track?

On the turf, Lingfield hosts two Classic Trials at their early May fixture, races that have recently given strong clues for the Derby and Oaks as the course is very similar in nature to Epsom Downs. The racing here is very popular with punters who have a thirst for figuring out the form of many an interesting contest.

What is the length of the racecourse at Lingfield?

Lingfield’s surface is polytrack. FLAT: Left handed. Round course is about a mile and a half in length, which intersects the straight, of seven furlongs and one hundred and forty yards, nearly half a mile out.

What is Lingfield Park’s Polytrack?

Considered the UK’s premier flat all-weather track, Lingfield Park Racecourse is surfaced with Polytrack; which while popular worldwide, only features on two other British courses – Kempton Park and Chelmsford City.