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Music Showcase Day
26th July 2014


To view all the action from the day including pictures of Wet Wet Wet performing after racing click here.
Racing and Beach Boys in the Summer Sun
25th July 2014
A large crowd on the Knavesmire basked in the summer heat and
were entertained with some exciting racing and the iconic
sounds of The Beach Boys.

Racing highlights included Godolphin's Tasaday, trained by Saeed bin Suroor and ridden by Kieren Fallon, winning The British Stallion Studs EBF Lyric Fillies' Stakes. To see this race and all the other action on the Knavesmire click here.
The 55th John Smith's Cup
12th July 2014
Faraaj ridden by Andrea Atzeni won the feature race - The 55th John Smith's Cup.
The 6-1 trained by Roger Varian, took the lead in the final furlong from Zain Eagle, to give Atzeni his second successive John Smith's Cup win.



To see this race and all the action from the 55th John Smith's Cup day on a hot sunny afternoon at the Knavesmire click here.
Racing Friday 11th July
11th July 2014
Ladies Are Forever, owned by Reg Bond and ridden by Daniel Tudhope wins the feature race - The Totepool Summer Stakes.
A good crowd enjoyed plenty of other local success on the first day of July racing on the knavesmire. To view all the race action from the day click here.
Macmillan Charity Day - 14th June
14th June 2014
A big crowd on the Knavesmire saw Serena Brotherton win her third Queen Mother's Cup on Pearl Castle.

To see this race and all the action from the biggest charity raceday in British racing click here.
Racing From York Friday 13th June
13th June 2014

To view all the racing from the first day of the June meet at York click here.
Spring Saturday - 31st May 2014
31st May 2014
A good crowd on The Knavesmire enjoyed some fine racing including a dead heat in The Stowe Family Law LLP Grand Cup. An exciting finish saw Clever Cookie ridden by Graham Lee and R.P Whelan on Ralston Road share the honours in the feature race.

To see all the pictures from this race and all the action from the day click here.
Dante Festival 2014 - Final day
16th May 2014
Gospel Choir trained by Sir Michael Stoute won the Sky Bet Yorkshire Cup.

North Yorkshire's trainers and Jockeys also secured more success on the final day of the Dante Festival as racegoers soaked up the warm spring sunshine. Richard Fahey had success with 'Dusky Queen' ridden by Ryan Moore - three winners on the day, whilst David O'Meara's 'G Force' secured success in the Ralph Raper Memorial Stakes for Middleham Park Racing.
To view all the racing from Friday 16th May click here.
Dante Festival - day 2
15th May 2014
The Grey Gatsby, trained by kevin Ryan and ridden by Ryan Moore wins the Betfred Dante Stakes on the second day of racing at the opening meet of the season on the Knavesmire.

To view this race and all the action from the day click here.
First Day of the 2014 Season
14th May 2014
Warm sunny weather greeted racegoers on the Knavesmire for the opening day of the 2014 Dante Festival. The 7-1 shot Madame Chiang , trained by David Simcock won the Tattersalls Musidora Stakes.

To view this race and all the action from Wednesday 14th may click here.
Coral Sprint Trophy Day: 12th October 2013
12th October 2013
The final day of the year at York saw Mass Rally, ridden by P.J.McDonald win the The Coral Sprint Trophy.

In spite of gloomy autumnal light a good crowd enjoyed some fine racing as the curtain fell on the 2013 season on the Knavesmire. To view all the action from the day click here.
Countryside Raceday 2013 11th October
11th October 2013
Norton based trainer Tony Coyle gets his first winner at York when City Zen, won the Brittains Vodka EBF Stallions Maiden Stakes.

To view pictures from this race and all the action from the Countryside Raceday from the Knavesmire click here.
The Press Family Raceday 2013
08th September 2013
Hallelujah ridden by Hayley Turner wins the feature race - The Betfred Garrowby Stakes - on The Press Family Raceday.
A good crowd enjoyed some fine racing and a host of family activities on a sunny day at the Knavesmire. To view all the action from the day click here.
Tiger Cliff wins the Betfred Ebor
24th August 2013
Tiger Cliff wins the Betfred Ebor, with Astaire ridden by Neil Callan riding to victory in The Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes.
The cheers as Tiger Cliff was paraded in front of the stands after victory in the Betfred Ebor showed the affection for the Warren Place stable where is he is trained by Lady Jane Cecil, widow of Sir Henry Cecil.
To view all the action from the last day of the Ebor Festival click here.
Day 3 of the 2013 Ebor Festival
23rd August 2013
The 40-1 shot Jwala landed the big sprint of the Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival, the Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes.

Trained by Robert Cowell at Newmarket and ridden by Steve Drowne she flew down the five furlongs and held on to beat the closing pack, with favourite Shea Shea her nearest pursuer in second.
To see pictures from this race and all the action from the day, please click here.
Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival 2013 - Thursday 22nd August
22nd August 2013
The well backed favourite The Fugue, trained by John Gosden and ridden by William Buick has romped to victory in the Darley Yorkshire Oaks, the feature race on Ladies Day of The Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival.

The four year old, owned by Lord Andrew Lloyd Webber and his wife came home clear of the Irish raider Venus de Milo with Secret Gesture third.
To see all the action from Thursday's racing on the Knavesmire click here.
Ebor Festival 2013 Opening Day
21st August 2013
Declaration of War, trained by Aidan O'Brien and ridden by his son Joseph has led home an Irish 1-2 in the Juddmonte International at York, the feature race on the first day of the Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival. The wins gave Aidan O’Brien his fourth Juddmonte International winner and he will be hoping to keep the momentum going as he plans to run more horses in the coming days.

To see pictures from this race and all the action of the opening day of the Festival click here.
Music Showcase Day: Saturday 27th July 2013
28th July 2013
A large crowd saw Mukhadram ridden by Paul Hanagan win the feature race of the day; The Sky Bet York Stakes.

To view this race and all the action from Music Showcase Saturday click here.
Music Showcase Friday 26th July 2013
27th July 2013
A large crowd on the Kanvesmire enjoyed a perfect summers evening of racing and music.

To view all the action from the day click here.
54th John Smith's Cup
13th July 2013
A memorable day with a large sun-soaked crowd on the Knavesmire seeing the William Haggas trained horse Danchai ridden by Andrea Atzeni win the 54th John Smith's Cup.

Yorkshire yards also tasted success on the day with kevin Ryan, David O'Meara, and Richard Fahey all providing winners.
To view all the action from the day
click here.