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Free Raceday

Review & Results

Wednesday 1st May 2013

Tickets Available On The Gate

Tickets for this raceday will now be available from Ticket Office East.

Ascot’s Free Raceday is an ideal event for novices and racing fans alike.

Perfect for those wishing to learn about racing and what happens behind-the-scenes at a racecourse, experts will be on hand throughout the day to explain the intricacies of racing.

For racing enthusiasts, this is the curtain raiser for the Flat season. Featured is the £60,000 Group 3 Longines Sagaro Stakes, one of the most important trial races for The Gold Cup, which takes place on the third day of Royal Ascot, colloquially called ‘Ladies’ Day’.

Racing Results

Free Raceday

Wednesday 1st May 2013

2:30pm
The Active Navigation EBF Stakes (Class 3)

Race Results

The A. P. Security Novices' Steeple Chase

Sunday 7 April - 2.50 pm
Distance: 2m 5f 110yrds
  Horse SP Jockey Owner/Trainer
1st Victor Leudorum (IRE) 16/1 Noel Fehily R. Curry, C. Leuchars & R. Tompkins
Charlie Mann
2nd Polisky (FR) 8/1 Daryl Jacob Mrs Johnny de la Hey
Paul Nicholls
3rd Molotof (FR) 11/8f Barry Geraghty Mr S. Munir
Nicky Henderson
4th Pantxoa (FR) 7/1 Wayne Hutchinson Mrs June Watts
Alan King
3:00pm
The Battersea Dogs & Cats Home Paradise Stakes (Listed) (Class 1)

Race Results

The Huge Juvenile Handicap Hurdle Race (THE SUNDAY #5K BONUS RACE)

Sunday 7 April - 3.25 pm
Distance: 2m
  Horse SP Jockey Owner/Trainer
1st Calculated Risk 4/1 Dougie Costello Mr Terry Warner
John Quinn
2nd Somemothersdohavem 20/1 Jack Doyle The Somemothers Partnership
John Ryan
3rd Aazif (IRE) 6/1 Jason Maguire Askew Dick Hernon Reynard
Donald McCain
4th McVicar 20/1 Wayne Hutchinson Mr & Mrs R. Scott
Alan King
3:35pm
The Longines Sagaro Stakes (Group 3) (Class 1)

Race Results

The Bmw Ascot Novices' Handicap Steeple Chase

Sunday 7 April - 4.00 pm
Distance: 2m 1f
  Horse SP Jockey Owner/Trainer
1st Fairy Rath (IRE) 11/1 Tom Cannon Mrs C. L. Kyle
Nick Gifford
2nd Greywell Boy 7/1 David Bass Chasing Gold Racing Club
Nick Williams
3rd Conquisto 5/1 Tom Scudamore Mr P. J. Martin
Steve Gollings
4th Elenika (FR) 12/1 Daryl Jacob Million in Mind Partnership
Paul Nicholls
4:10pm
The Battersea Dogs & Cats Home Pavilion Stakes (Listed) (Class 1)
4:45pm
The Redcentric Handicap Stakes (71-85) (Class 4)
  • Viewing the Horses

    Where to Watch

    Tips on where the horses will be on course throughout the day and the best places to see them.

  • Runners & Riders

    Reading the Racecard

    Racecards provide a list of riders for each race. Five day entries are available online five days before each event, and final declarations 24 hours in advance.

  • Placing A Bet

    How to Bet

    Learn how to enjoy a 'flutter' during your day at Ascot, from understanding the terminology to knowing where to place a bet.