Wetherby Racecourse,
York Road,
LS22 5EJ.

01937 582035



Wetherby Racecourse are delighted to welcome Owners and we endeavour to do everything possible to ensure your day is a truly memorable one.


Chief Executive & Clerk of the Course: Jonjo Sanderson -  01937 582035 or 07831 437 453 jonjo@wetherbyracing.co.uk
Owners & Trainers Badge Requests: Danielle Walton -  01937 582035 Danielle@wetherbyracing.co.uk

Racecourse Badge Scheme for Owners fixtures: 15 of 20 fixtures
ROA Car Park Label exemptions: None

Horsemans Group Prize-money contract: Yes - Standard Tier
Racecourse Group: Independent
Racing Channel: Racing TV
Left-handed course. Click here for Racing Post course guide
Racecourse Photographer: Alan Wright 01695 724504 offphoto@talk21.com
Stabling capacity: 91

By Road:
 Wetherby is located just minutes from Junction 46 (Wetherby Services) on the A1(M).
By Rail: The nearest railway stations to the Racecourse are Leeds, approximately 12 miles, and York approximately 14 miles.
By Bus: The 770 runs from Leeds City Centre Bus Station to Wetherby Bus Station every half an hour from Monday to Saturday and every hour on Sundays, (please check times on 0113 245 7676).
Starting from York Rougier Street Bus Station, and calling at the Railway Station, the 42 service runs to Wetherby Market Place. Further information can be obtained from the number above.
To get to the Racecourse from Wetherby Market place, go to North Street and walk in a northerly direction until you reach the ‘Esso’ garage.Turn right here onto York Road.The Racecourse entrance is situated on the far side of the A1, approximately half a mile walk.
By Air: Leeds Bradford airport is the closest international airport to the Racecourse, please call 0113 250 9696 for Airport information. Light aircraft can land at the Yorkshire Gliding Club, Rufforth (01904 738 694), approximately 5 miles from the Racecourse. Fuel facilities and overnight parking are available at the club. Please call the Yorkshire Gliding Club at least one day in advance to arrange arrival times.
Helicopters can land at the Racecourse by prior agreement. Please telephone 01937 582 035 to book in.

Click here for the latest travel news in the area from the BBC.

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C-19 badges

Wetherby currently have an allocation of four 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.

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