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Established in 1539, Chester is the oldest racecourse still in operation in the world. The racecourse has consistently been awarded the Gold Standard Award by the Racehorse Owners Association (ROA), since the award’s inception in 2008 and was awarded the prestigious title of Large Racecourse of the Year, when the award was launched in 2015 and again in 2018 and 2019.

Chester Races 2023 fixture dates have now been announced. The Boodles May Festival will return 10 – 13 May, followed by 12 exhilarating race day through to Saturday 14 October.

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The Going

The Going for 10 May will be updated on 1 May 2023

Clerk of the Course: Andrew Tulloch

The Weather
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