Thursday 11 January features the North Yorkshire Grand National, Catterick’s longest and most valuable race. Please find the timings for the day below and a full list of runners & riders can be seen on the Racing UK website here.
- Gates open: 10.30am
- First race: 12.30pm
- Last race: 3.45pm
- Feature race: 2.35pm – The Watt Fences North Yorkshire Grand National Handicap Steeple Chase.
The going is currently Soft.
The forecast is for for any light rain or drizzle to clear in the morning and an otherwise dry day with some bright or sunny intervals. View the full forecast on BBC Weather here.
Tickets are still available to purchase online, and also at the gates on the day. A few spaces remain in the Winning Streak Restaurant – please contact the racecourse office on 01748 811478 if you would like to reserve a table.
If you are driving to the racecourse, please note that the Fort Bridge is now open. Racegoers can now leave the A1 at Junction 52 and follow the brown signs, which will lead them over the bridge and directly to the racecourse. The FREE shuttle bus will leave from Richmond Market Place (opposite the Town Hall Pub) at approx. 11.20am, and will return again after the last race.
Please be aware that the building works have now started at the course, and so the entrance nearest to Catterick Bridge is no longer in use. The main entrance to the racecourse is now at the East (Catterick Village) end of the racecourse. Please click here to view a map of the current layout.