Going and Weather at Ayr Racecourse

Need to know the latest going and the long range weather forecast for Ayr Races... then you have come to the right place.

Going Enquiries

For Going enquiries please contact Clerk of the Course/Head Groundsman, Greame Anderson - 07768 651261.

Regular updates on Twitter, follow @clerkayr

Stablestaff Accommodation

All stablestaff accommodation must be booked in advance via email on stablestaff@ayr-racecourse.co.uk.

 

Latest Going
Last update 22/4/17

Fixture

Coral Scottish Grand National 2017

Friday 21st & Saturday 22nd April 2017

Going

Good to Soft,Good in Places


Weather

Past 24 hrs: 0mm of rain

Sat:Dry sunny spells  Max 10c Min 6c

 

Track Set-up

Saturday:

Both tracks on the innermost line to provide fresh ground

Other

Clerk of the Course/Head Groundsman - Graeme Anderson : 07768651261

All stable staff accommodation must be booked in advance via email stablestaff@ayr-racecourse.co.uk

All Owners & Trainers Badge/Lunch Bookings must be emailed in advance to ownersandtrainers@ayr-racecourse.co.uk

 

Contact Owners & Trainers in advance for Badge/Lunch Bookings and Accommodation at our on-site Western House Hotel
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    Ayr is up there with the very best in treating owners and was the first to introduce a full, sit down meal for owners and trainers at Western House and sometimes they don't get the credit they deserve for this.
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