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 Massy United Insurance Ltd. Derby Race Day
This is the Third Jewel in the Barbados Triple Crown.
There are 9 races carded for today.
Featured races are:
The Massy United Insurance Barbados Derby – race no 8, over 2000 metres, scheduled for 5:00 pm
The T.A. “Tommy” Pierce Memorial Trophy (Condition Race) – race no 6, over 1570 metres, scheduled for 3:25 pm
For full details on today’s racing, see attached flyers.
Plus exciting entertainment and other attractions and free promotions with a chance to win cool prizes!