Good Friday, All-Weather Championships Final Day, is now one of the top-class racedays in the British Racing calendar, with £1,425,000 in prize money on offer.

For the second year running, a £1-million card All-Weather Championships Final Day at Lingfield Park is supported by a £250,000 programme at Newcastle Racecourse, which includes the £100,000 Listed Burradon Stakes, as well as a £175,000 card at Bath Racecourse.

In 2017, the three racecourses welcomed more than 25,000 people, including a record crowd of 10,770 at Lingfield Park.

This year the Arena Racing Company (“ARC”) is again looking forward to terrific racing action involving horses from Great Britain, Ireland and France.

The £1-million race programme, Lingfield Park, Good Friday, 30th March 2018

1.30pm

 

£50,000

 

Sunbets All-Weather Championships Apprentice Handicap (81–100)

 

7f 1y

 

2.00pm

 

£150,000

 

Betway All-Weather Marathon Championships

 

1m 7f 169y

 

2.30pm

 

£150,000

 

32Red All-Weather Fillies’ And Mares’ Championships

 

7f 1y

 

3.05pm

 

£150,000

 

Betway All-Weather Sprint Championships

 

6f 1y

 

3.40pm

 

£150,000

 

32Red Three-Year-Old All-Weather Championships

 

6f 1y

 

4.10pm

 

£150,000

 

Sunbets All-Weather Mile Championships

 

1m 1y

 

4.40pm

 

£200,000

 

Betway Easter Classic All-Weather Middle Distance Championships 1m 2f

 

 

Newcastle’s Good Friday race programme

1:40pm

 

£10,400

 

Betway Sprint Handicap (71–85)

 

5f

 

2:10pm

 

£15,000

 

32Red.com Novice Race

 

5f

 

2:45pm

 

£10,400

 

sunbets.co.uk Handicap (66–80)

 

7f 14y

 

3:20pm

 

£85,000

 

Betway Handicap (86–100)

 

1m 4f 98y

 

3:55pm

 

£100,000

 

32Red Burradon Stakes (Listed Race)

 

1m 5y

 

4:25pm

 

£20,000

 

32Red.com Fillies’ Conditions Race

 

5f

 

4:55pm £10,400 32Red Casino Handicap (66–85) 1m 2f 42y

 

Bath’s Good Friday race programme

1:50pm

 

£7,750

 

Betway Novice Race

 

5f 160y

 


2:20pm  £20,000

 

Betway Conditions Race

 

5f 10y

 


2:55pm  £60,000

 

Legg Family Celebration Handicap (81–100)

 

1m 3f 137y

 

3:30pm

 

£20,000

 

Lansdown Conditions Race

 

5f 160y

 

4:00pm

 

£50,000

 

Betway Handicap

 

1m

 


4:35pm  £8,850

 

Dyrham Handicap (66–85)

 

1m 5f 11y

 

5:05pm

 

£8,550

 

Kelston Handicap (71–85)

 

5f 10y

 

 

About the All-Weather Championships

Season five of the All-Weather Championships started on Tuesday 24th October 2017 at Newcastle and culminates with the thrilling All-Weather Championships Finals Day on Good Friday, 30th March 2018, at Lingfield Park.

The seven races on All-Weather Championships Finals Day card are worth a total of £1 million.

There are two ways for horses to qualify for one of the six Finals on All-Weather Championships Finals Day at Lingfield Park:

A horse can win a ‘Fast Track Qualifier’ race which will ensure a FREE and GUARANTEED place in the corresponding Final on Good Friday.

There are four Fast Track Qualifiers in each of the six Championship Categories hosted at racecourses in Great Britain, Ireland and France;

or

A horse must run a minimum of three times on the All-Weather surfaces in Great Britain, Ireland and France; or twice on the all-weather surfaces in Great Britain, Ireland, France and once on dirt in Dubai during the qualifying period between 24th October 2017 and the six-day entry stage for the Finals and then be rated high enough to ‘make the cut’ in a Final by order of BHA Racing.

The six championship categories are:

  • 3-Year-Old over 6 furlongs (sponsored by 32Red)
  • Fillies & Mares over 7 furlongs (sponsored by 32Red)
  • Mile over 8 furlongs (sponsored by Sun Bets)
  • 
Sprint over 6 furlongs (sponsored by Betway)
  • 
Marathon over 16 furlongs (sponsored by Betway)
  • Middle Distance ‘Betway Easter Classic’ over 10 furlongs (sponsored Betway)

In addition to the prize money available, £10,000 will go to each of the All-Weather Champions – the ‘All Stars’ – based on the number of winners, at the end of All-Weather Championships season:

  • Champion All-Weather Jockey
  • Champion All-Weather Trainer
  • Champion All-Weather Owner
  • 
Champion All-Weather Sire
  • Winning Most All-Weather Horse
  • All-Weather Horse Of The Year (based on prize money won during Championships)
  • Champion Tipster (run by At The Races and involving over 6,500 players)

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