Years ago horse racing evolved out of the UK and has spread throughout the world what into what it is today. United Kingdom has some of the most amazing horse tracks today and some of the best horse racing in the world. The history is rich in tradition and you will find some of the best races throughout the year including the Cheltenham Festival, which is 4 days of exciting horse racing action at one of the most amazing tracks around. Here are the top United Kingdom tracks listed below with their appropriate links in no particular order:
Epsom Downs – This is the home of the UK Oaks and Derby with being one of the most celebrated tracks in the world. Check out their site to see the biggest races of the year.
York- If you are talking about a track that is rich in tradition than look no further than York. During the flat season they will have at least 3 Group 1 races and have one of the most watched races called the Ebor Handicap.
Newbury- Featured as one of the best tracks in the UK and host of the Lockinge Stakes as well as the Hennessy Gold Cup if you are into jump races then this is the track for you.
Goodwood- This is where you will find the Glorious Goodwood meet as well as many other Group Races and is really one of the most prettiest tracks of all the UK.
Cheltenham- When it comes to Jumpers this is also one of the best tracks in the United Kingdom. Many horse racing enthusiast pour into this track every year to go to the Cheltenham Festival.
Sandown Park- This was the late Queen preferred race track has been winning the South East Racecourse of the year for 10 years and going. An absolute must see!
Doncaster- When it comes to oldest tracks in the World this one is right there. It host the St. Leger Stakes and is a track with tradition and class all wrapped in one.
Kempton Park- In the year 1878 this track opened its doors and has both National Hunt Racing and Flat Racing . It has a length of 1.5 miles long and has some explosive horse racing every year.
Aintree- Sitting in Liverpool, New England this horse track has the amazing Grand National Steeplechase which is a definite site to see.
Ascot- In Berkshire London and has the prevalent Queen Elizabeth Stakes and The King Georg VI. Outside of the scenery this horse track has a feeling like no other. You must visit this track in your lifetime for sure.
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