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Racing Friday 9th Ocotber 2015
09th October 2015
A large crowd enjoying the autumn Sunshine saw Swaheen ridden by Jo Doyle and trained by Julie Camacho win the Stan James Stakes.

To see the pictures from this race and all the action on the penultimate days racing of the season click here.
The Press Family Race Day - 6th September 2015
06th September 2015
Large crowds on the Knavesmire basked in late summer sun and soaked up the atmosphere for the traditional family day at York.


Some entertaining racing including the Betfred Garrowby Stakes, Charles Owen Pony Races and Coopers Marquees Apprentice Stakes. To see all the action from the day click here.
Day 4 The Ebor Festival 2015
22nd August 2015
The 30-1 Litigant trained by Joseph Tuite and ridden by Oisin Murphy wins The Betfred Ebor. To view pictures from the signature race of the Festival together with all the other races from the last day on the Knavesmire
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Ebor Festival Friday 22nd August 2015
21st August 2015
Mecca's Angel ridden by Paul Mulrennan and trained by Michael Dods gave them both their first group one winner in the Coolmore Nunthorpe Stakes.

For all the action from day three of the Ebor Festival on the Knavesmire click here.
Day 2 Ebor Festival 2015 : Thursday 20th August
20th August 2015
Pleascach ridden by kevin Mullen and trained by Jim Bolger wins the Group 1 Darley Yorkshire Oaks.

To see pictures from this race and all the other action from Day 2 of the Ebor festival click here.
Ebor Festival 2015 Day 1 Wednesday 19th August
19th August 2015
The 50:1 outsider Arabian Queen Trained by David Ellsworth and ridden by Silvestre de Sousa was the shock winner of the The Juddmonte International Stakes.

To see pictures from this race and all the action on the opening day of The 2015 Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival click here.
Tullius wins The Sky Bet York Stakes
25th July 2015
Tullius narrowly beats Top Notch Tonto to claim the Sky Bet York Stakes. The lead changed several times but the in form Phillip Makin made a well timed run to snatch victory for Tullius.

Another bumper crowd on the knavesmire were treated to some great racing followed by music from Scouting for Girls. To see all the action from the days racing click here.
Racing Friday 24th July
24th July 2015
A record breaking crowd for a British racing evening meet saw some competitive race action on the knavesmire followed by a music performance by Sir Tom Jones.

To see all the action from the evening meet click here.
The 56th John Smith's Cup - Saturday 11th July 2015
11th July 2015
A bumper crowd of 40,000 enjoyed a terrific days racing on the Knavesmire the highlight being a quadruple of winners for jockey Phillip Makin.


Phillip took the honours in the feature race of the day The 56th running of the John Smiths Cup riding Master Carpenter and three of the other days races. To view all the action from the day
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Racing Friday 10th July
10th July 2015
Wadi Al Hattawi trained by Saeed Bin Suroor and ridden by Harry Bentley wins the feature race at York, The GroceryAid Chairman's Charity Cup.

To see pictures from this race and the rest of the racing from the day please click here.
Macmillan Charity Raceday 2015
13th June 2015
York racegoers have helped set a new record for the funds raised for Macmillan Cancer Support, with over £400,000 already generated from Macmillan Charity Raceday. A crowd of 27000 enjoyed a great day of racing with Miss Lorna Wilson delighted to win the Queen Mother's Cup for Lady Amateur Riders on Apterix.

Twilight Son ridden by Fergus Sweeney won the feature race of the day The 888sport Charity Sprint. The day was completed by the running of the Macmillan Charity Race. To see all the pictures from this race and all the action from the day click here.
Mid Summer Raceday 2015
12th June 2015
A good crowd at the knavesmire enjoyed a perfect Mid Summers day of Racing. To view all the action from the day

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Spring Saturday 30th May 2015
30th May 2015
Clever Cookie ridden by P J McDonald wins the feature race of the day The Stowe Family Law LLP Grand Cup.

To view action from this race and all the days racing from York click here.
Dante Festival - Yorkshire Cup
15th May 2015
Snow Sky ridden by Ryan Moore and trained by Sir Michael Stoute, won the Yorkshire Cup.

It was a great day though for the Yorkshire based Mark Johnston yard, winning four of the days races including both the Marygate Fillies' and Jorvik Stakes with Silvestre de Sousa taking the honours for all four.

To see all the action from the last day of the 2015 Dante Festival click here.
Dante Festival 2015 Day 2
14th May 2015
Golden Horn, trained by John Gosden and ridden by William Buick, wins The Betfred Dante Stakes.

To view all the pictures from this race and the rest of the day click here.
2015 Season Opening Day
13th May 2015
The first day of the 2015 season at York saw the official opening of the new Weighing Room, by HRH The Duke of York.

A good crowd saw Frankie win The Tattersalls Musidora Stakes on Star of Seville who celebrated with one of his trademark flying dismounts. To view this race and all the action from Wednesday 13th May click here.
Coral Sprint Trophy Day: Saturday 11th October
11th October 2014
Spinatrix ridden by Connor Beasley and trained by Michael Dodds wins The Coral Sprint Trophy on the closing day of the 2014 season at York.

Daniel Tudhope rides Open Eagle to victory in The Coldstream Guards Association Cup for his 100th winner of the season.

The win also confirms David O'Meara as the top trainer at York for 2014. To view action from these races and all the action from the last days racing at York for the yearclick here.
Countryside Raceday 10th October
10th October 2014
Homage ridden by Ryan Moore wins the richest race of the day - This isn't The"Stan James Champion Hurdle" Stakes.

Ryan also went on to win on Old Town Boy in the 4.05 - The Parsonage Hotel and Cloisters Spa Stakes. To view these races and all the action from the day click here.
The Press Family Raceday 2014
07th September 2014
Naadirr ridden by Martin Harley wins the feature race The Betfred Garrowby Stakes of the 2014 Press Family Raceday. The large crowd were entertained with the Charles Owen Pony Race series preceding the main races and Peppa Pig, face painting competitions just some of the activities to keep all the family happy.

To see pictures from this race and all the action from the day click here.
Racing Saturday 23rd August
23rd August 2014
Mutual Regard owned by Mr Andrew Tinkler and ridden by Louis Steward wins the 2014 Betfred Ebor. To view this race and all the action from the day

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