Popular horse racing and racecourses : Horse racing is the second largest spectator sports in the whole of Great Britain, and one of the longest established, with a history dating back many centuries. The Derby, the Oaks, the One thousand guineas, the Saint leger and the Two thousand guineas are the famous horse races in England. The famous Cheltenham festival is the festival of horse racing and was held this year on 16 March 2021 through 19 March 2021. The Kentucky Derby remains the most watched race in the world. The price pursue for a whopping $3 million.
Qipco Champion Stakes is set to be the richest race run in Britain this year, with £1.2 million up/or grabs on October 16. Cheltenham is the best racecourse in UK. Chester Racecourse is the oldest race course still in operation established in 1539, during the Roman occupation of Britain. Most of the modern sixty-five-arce site of Chester racecourse was not even dryland.
One of the most popular sports in Australia is throughbred horse racing, with only football and rugby bringing in larger crowds throughout the year. There are more than 300 race courses in the countey, more than any other country in the world, and only the US has more horses starting races annually. Holme ten in Cambridge shire stands at an elevation of 9 feets below sealevel, it is seen as the lowest racecourse in Britain.
Finally, Secretariat was confirmed to be greatest racehorse of all time. The number of on-course fatalities is still around 200 a year, and horses continue to be abused with the whips. Approximately 200 horses die every year on British racecourse. Thanks.