Dubai Duty Free International Weekend

Racing for Racegoers: Dubai Duty Free Weekend



Flat Racing


Gates Open - 11.00 • First Race - 12.50 • Last Race - 4.40

A fantastic day of world class Flat racing featuring the Group 2 Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes and the Dubai Duty Free Legacy Cup, and now Racing for Racegoers –  the definitive experience for the racing enthusiast.

The day will offer a number of unique opportunities for racing fans including the chance to walk the track with a jockey. There will also be a ‘speaker’s corner’  where, throughout the afternoon, a variety of prominent experts from the world of horseracing will be hosting informative talks followed by question and answer sessions. LEARN MORE

Anyone interested in Racing for Racegoers activities can register by emailing:

 Customers travelling by train - please be aware that there are limited services from Newbury to Reading on Saturday. Please check your return journey on the First Great Western website before travelling.



Order of Running

Time Race Distance
12.50 The Wathba Stud Farm Cup Premier Handicap Stakes 6f
1.20 The Wedgewood Estates EBF Maiden Stakes Class 4 7f
1.50 The Dubai Duty Free Legacy Cup (reg. as the Arc Trial) (Group 3) (Class 1) 1m 3f
2.20 The Dubai Duty Free Mill Reef Stakes (Group 2) (Class 1) 6f
2.55 The Dubai Duty Free Handicap Stakes Class 2 1m 2f
3.30 The Dubai International Airport World Trophy (Class 1) (Group 3) 7f
4.05 The Dubai Duty Free Nursery Handicap Stakes Class 3 7f
4.40 The Heatherwold Stud Handicap Stakes Class 4 7f
Raceday Info


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