Racing Behind Closed Doors | Chester Racecourse

Racing Behind Closed Doors

Sunday, September 27, 2020 - 13:15

Seven races will take place across the course of the afternoon from 1.50pm.

Unfortunately, this meeting is not open to the public, but we encourage you to enjoy this fixture from home and celebrate the return of racing at Chester.

Use our racing behind closed doors guide to find out how you can get involved, watch all the action live and find out more information on changes to race day protocol under these unprecedented circumstances.

Please note, all footpaths onto the Roodee and the river cycle path will be closed from 9.30am, we kindly ask members of the public enjoying the Roodee to have left by this time.

Nuns Road will be closed to both cars and the pedestrians from 11:30am until after the last race.

Viewing will not be permitted from the railway bridge over the River Dee from Curzon Park or the Grosvenor Bridge.

All roads and footpaths will be reopened at approximately 6:30pm.


Raceday Schedule
  • Time Sponsor


  • 1:15pm Sponsor logo

    The Thyme People EBF Novice Auction Stakes (Class 4)
    Distance: 7f 1y | Prize: £8,102

  • 1:50pm Sponsor logo

    The Horseradish at Home Novice Stakes (Class 4)
    Distance: 7f 127y | Prize: £9,158

  • 2:25pm Sponsor logo

    The White Horse Fillies' Handicap Stakes (Class 4)
    Distance: 1m 2f 70y | Prize: £9,401

  • 3:00pm Sponsor logo

    The Restaurant 1539 Nursery Handicap Stakes (Class 2)
    Distance: 6f 17y | Prize: £15,510

  • 3:35pm Sponsor logo

    The Commonhall Street Social Handicap Stakes (Class 2)
    Distance: 7f 1y | Prize: £9,401

  • 4:10pm Sponsor logo

    The Chester Racecourse Racing Since 1539 Handicap Stakes (Class 3)
    Distance: 1m 2f 70y | Prize: £13,097

  • 4:45pm Sponsor logo

    The Horseradish Handicap Stakes (Class 3)
    Distance: 1m 6f 87y | Prize: £13,500