Feature Races

Ayr Racecourse stages the Coral Scottish Grand National and William Hill Ayr Gold Cup Festivals plus the Scottish Sun Raceday and more throughout the racing year. We have some of the best jumps and flat fixtures in the racing calendar. Read on for a more detailed look at some of these featured races coming up...

SATURDAY 19TH SEPTEMBER 2015

 

THE WILLIAM HILL AYR GOLD CUP HANDICAP STAKES (CLASS 2)

Total Prize Fund £180,000 (Increase of £20,000)

  • For three-years-old and upwards
  • Six furlongs
  • £900 entry stake

Entries for this race are accepted on the understanding that owners & trainers may nominate their horse(s) at the 48 hr declaration stage for entry to the WILLIAM HILL (AYR) SILVER CUP or the WILLIAM HILL (AYR) BRONZE CUP in the event of their horse(s) being eliminated from the WILLIAM HILL (AYR) GOLD CUP.

THE WILLIAM HILL AYR SILVER CUP HANDICAP STAKES (CLASS 2)

Total Prize Fund £50,000

  • For three-years-old and upwards, which were declared to run, but were eliminated at the 48 hr declaration stage from the William Hill Ayr Gold Cup (Handicap)
  • Six Furlongs
  • £250 stake

 

THE WILLIAM HILL FIRTH OF CLYDE STAKES (CLASS 1) (Group 3)

Total Prize Fund £65,000 (increase of £5,000)

  • For two-years-old fillies only
  • Six furlongs
  • £300 stake

 

THE WILLIAM HILL DOONSIDE CUP STAKES (CLASS 1) (Listed Race)

Total Prize Fund £65,000 (increase of £5,000)

  • For three-years-old and upwards
  • One mile about two furlongs
  • £250 stake

 

THE WILLIAM HILL AYRSHIRE HANDICAP STAKES (CLASS 2)

Total Prize Fund £25,000

  • For three-years-old and upwards - rated 86-105
  • One mile
  • £160 stake

 

THE QTS/EBF STALLIONS NURSERY HANDICAP STAKES (CLASS 2)

Total Prize Fund £20,000

  • For two-years-old only
  • One mile
  • £100 stake


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FRIDAY 18TH SEPTEMBER 2015

 

THE SHADWELL STUD/EBF STALLIONS HARRY ROSEBERY (CLASS 1) (Listed Race)

Total Prize Fund £50,000 (increase of £10,000)

  • For two-year-olds only, which are EBF eligible
  • Five Furlongs
  • £250 entry stake

 

THE WILLIAM HILL AYR BRONZE CUP (CLASS 2) 

Total Prize Fund of £30,000

  • For three-year-olds and upwards, which were declared to run, but were eliminated at the 48 hr declaration stage from the William Hill Ayr Silver Cup (Handicap)
  • Six Furlongs
  • £150 entry stake

 

THE SHADWELL STUD NURSERY HANDICAP (CLASS 2)

Total Prize Fund of £25,000

  • For two-year-olds only
  • Six Furlongs
  • £125 entry stake

 

THE BAM PROPERTIES LTD HANDICAP STAKES (CLASS 3)

Total Prize Fund of £15,000

  • For three-year-olds and upwards
  • Two Miles, One Furlong about 105 yards
  • £75 entry stake

 

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