Heath Court & Racing

2024 Racing

As the 2023 season draws to a close, the anticipation for the 2024 racing season at Newmarket's July and Rowley Mile racecourses is palpable. The forthcoming season promises an exhilarating continuation of the rich heritage and excitement that define these iconic venues. With a keen eye on the future, the Heath Court Hotel eagerly awaits the next season, prepared to welcome racing aficionados and enthusiasts to experience the thrill of world-class events.

Anticipating a dynamic calendar of events, including the renowned July Festival and the revered Guineas Festival, the hotel is poised to offer an exceptional experience for guests looking to indulge in the perfect blend of sport, leisure, and luxury accommodation during the upcoming racing season. With an unwavering commitment to excellence, the Heath Court Hotel is eager to be a part of the unforgettable moments and unforgettable experiences that the 2024 racing season at Newmarket is set to offer.

2023 Racing 
We can't wait to welcome you back to the Heath Court, this year sees another year of fantastic Racing at Newmarket.  We kick off the Season on Tuesday 18 April with the 3 day Bet365 Craven Meeting. 

The Craven Meeting features several high-profile races, including the Craven Stakes and the Nell Gwyn Stakes, which are both Group 3 flat races for three-year-old thoroughbreds. The meeting also includes the Greenham Stakes, a Group 3 race for three-year-old colts and geldings, and the Abernant Stakes, a Group 3 race for sprinters. 

What an amazing start to the Year!

2022 Racing 
With a fully packed season ahead of us and the welcome return of crowds back to Newmarket Racecourses, we cannot wait to welcome you back to the Heath Court.

2021 Racing 
After a slow start, the season is now underway, with Racing fans now able to return Racing. Newmarket Racecourses are doing all they can to ensure your safety, including hand sanitation stations, regular sanitation of touch points and ensuring indoor areas are well ventilated.

2020 Racing 

Regrettably due to COVID-19 Newmarket's Racing was held behind Closed Doors, so here are the highlights of our 2019 Racing Season in Newmarket which saw some fabulous Race days. 

2019 Race Sponsorship 
The Season began with our annual Race card at the Rowley Mile on Thursday 16 May, the first day of the Three Day Spring Meeting.

Spring Meeting - Thursday 16 May (Full Race card)

Newmarket Nights - Friday 21 June (Full Race card)

Summer Saturday - Saturday 22 June (Full Race card)

 Schools Out Summer Race day  - Saturday 27 July (Full Race card)

Ceasrewitch Trial Day - Saturday 21 September (Full Race card)

For all of our Sponsored fixtures, we ran various Offers & Competitions for our Customers enabling them to experience the thrill of Racing at Newmarket.


2018 Racing 
Mr Saeed Suhail and the Heath Court were proud to support British Horse Racing and in 2018 sponsored two full Racecards and six Races over five meetings at Newmarket;

The Spring Meeting - Thursday (Evening)
17th May 2018 | 15:10 - 21:35
in association with Heath Court Hotel

Ladies Day
12th July 2018 | Opens 11.20, First race 13:50, Last race 17:05

17:05 The Saeed Suhail Saeed Handicap Stakes

Feel Good Friday
13th July 2018 | Opens 11.20, First race 13:50, Last race 17:20

17:20 The Saeed Suhail Saeed Handicap Stakes


Darley July Cup Day
14th July 2018 | 11:05 | Opens 11:05, First race 13:45, Last race 17:05

17:05 The Saeed Suhail Saeed Handicap Stakes

Summer Saturday - Countryside Day
8th July 2018 | Opens 12.15, First race 14.15, Last race 17.40

Final Meeting - Friday 2 November 
13:10 | The Heath Court Hotel Conditions Stakes
14:20 | The Christmas at the Heath Court Hotel Handicap Stakes
14:55 | The Heath Court Hotel Christmas Carvery Handicap Stakes

The July & Rowley Mile, host not only some of the best Racing and Music acts, this year will see another packed season of fabulous racing and the Newmarket Nights & Summer Saturday's will welcome top class music acts to complete a fun packed day.

Newmarket Racecourses in  2016 celebrated their landmark 350th year as The Home of Horseracing. WeAre350 is a dedicated site detailing the History of Newmarket and its colourful heritage.

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