Thoroughbred Horse Racing in Barbados has taken place at the Garrison Savannah for over 150 years. The Barbados Turf Club organizes three seasons of racing per year. These meetings run from January to April; May to August and from October to December, normally every other Saturday. There are usually nine races per day, starting around 1:00 pm and finishing around 5:45 pm.
Entrance fee to the various stands ranges from Bds $10.00 to $100.00 for the day. Special (higher) prices apply to Gold Cup Day in early March. Admission is free to the grounds.
Today is the Season Of Emancipation Raceday.
There are 8 races carded for today.
Featured races are:
The Season Of Emancipation Handicap - race no 8, over 1100 metres, scheduled for 5:35 pm
The Slavery Abolition Act 1833 Handicap - race no 4, over 1000 metres, scheduled for 3:30 pm
For full details on today's racing, see attached flyers.
Admission: See above
Venue: Garrison Savannah, St. Michael