Newbury Racecourse,
RG14 7NZ

01635 40015

Newbury Racecourse is committed to ensuring all attending owners have a first-class experience when they visit. The purpose-built Owners Club with 200-seater restaurant, fantastic views of the pre-parade and parade ring along with outside seating areas has been designed to ensure all our owners have great day, even if you are not celebrating a winner. We are committed to constantly improving and adjusting the offering and all feedback is welcomed by our friendly staff and management. We look forward to welcoming you soon.



Clerk of the Course: Keith Ottesen – 07813 043 523
Owners Liaison: Claire Ricketts – 01635 40015

Gold Standard award: 2006, 2007,2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014
Racecourse Badge Scheme for Owners fixtures: 25 of 29 fixtures
ROA Car Park Label exemptions: None

Horsemans Group Prize-money contract: Yes - Premier Tier
Racecourse Group: Independent
Racing Channel: Racing TV
Left-handed course. Click here for Racing Post course guide
Racecourse Photographer: Francesca Altoft, 07834721996,
Stabling capacity: 120

By Car: The racecourse is clearly signposted and just minutes from Junctions 12 and 13 of the M4, also easily accessible from the M3. The course is clearly signposted from the M4 and from the A34 South of Newbury. There is ample FREE on-the-day parking.
By Train: Newbury Racecourse has its own station, one stop from Newbury Station, with direct connections to London Paddington and the West.
By Air: The racecourse is within an hour of Heathrow and Southampton airports. We also have a helicopter landing area. However use of this is strictly by prior arrangement only with the Clerk of the Course. Please call the racecourse on 01635 40015 for details.

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C-19 Badges

Newbury currently have an allocation of three badges per runner.

Additional badges can be applied for – contact the course directly for this. Any regional restrictions, the number of other owners attending on the day, and the “rule of six” will be factors influencing if your request can be accommodated.

Owners who live in an area currently under regional or local restrictions are reminded to follow the Government advice in that area.

Please also check your emails from PASS and the racecourse website for further updates on badge allocation and specific attendance protocols.


We are delighted to welcome back owners to Newbury Racecourse and are pleased that, as part of the ongoing phased return of owners to racecourses in line with the Government guidance for elite sports grounds, we are now able to welcome three racehorse owners (or their representatives) to attend. We will also be making the following arrangements:

  • Owners on course will have direct access to our dedicated ‘owners’ zone’ in the Owners Club adjacent to the pre-parade and parade ring so that you can see your horse.
  • At this time, we will not be able to permit you entry into either the pre-parade or parade ring. However, there will be a debrief area so that you can talk to the trainer and/or jockey, if you wish to do so, which will be sign posted.
  • Trackside viewing will be available in front of the Berkshire Stand, access to which will be from the walkway between the Berkshire Stand & Dubai Duty Free Grandstand. A buggy shuttle service will be available to take you which will be located on the north side of the parade ring and accessed via the horse crossing between the pre-parade and parade ring. We apologise for this slightly elongated journey but are working within strict protocols.
  • Winning mementos have kindly been provided by our sponsor for every race. These will be presented to any winning owners present in front of the parade ring.
  • We will provide a complimentary racecard and map of the owners’ zone on arrival.

Please remember to bring a form of ID, either driving licence, or passport – this is required for the COVID testing pod on entry.

CAR PARKING – free of charge and labels are not required, however we do have a reserved area for owners, trainers and jockeys displaying their ROA, trainers and jockeys car passes.

DRESS CODE – Premier Enclosure- smart casual- smart jeans are permitted, collared shirt, no sportswear, trainers or ripped or torn jeans

COMPLIMENTARY FOOD – We will be providing complimentary hospitality, including tea and coffee and a light lunch in the Owners Club and we would ask you to pre-book your table in advance by contacting or phoning 01635 40015.


The Owners Club is located close to the pre-parade ring next to the owners and trainers entrance. This is exclusively reserved for owners and trainers, with a private terrace, and has a full bar including Champagne and fine wines, as well as complimentary tea and coffee. The Owners Club also contains a dedicated restaurant which can be booked in advance. Please call 01635 40015 to reserve a table.

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