All-Weather Championships Finals Day: The third All-Weather Championships series has been running from Thursday 29th October 2015 and culminates with All-Weather Championships Finals Day on Good Friday, 25th March 2016 at Lingfield Park.

The seven races on All-Weather Championships Finals Day are worth a total of £1.1 million.

Horses have qualified for one of the races on Finals Day by racing three times on an All-Weather surface in Britain, France or Ireland. Horses needed to be high enough rated to run in one of the seven Finals, each worth at least £150,000, or they made sure of participation by winning a Fast-Track Qualifier, which grants free and guaranteed entry.

The other way to qualify for one of the Finals was to run three times during the Championship period, including twice on a designated All-Weather surface in Great Britain, Ireland or France and at least once on dirt at Meydan, Dubai.

The categories this season are: 3-Y-O Sprint, 3-Y-O Mile, Sprint, Mile, Fillies’ & Mares’, Marathon and Middle Distance. There have been four Fast-Track Qualifiers for each race category.

£10,000 will go to each of the All-Weather Champions, based on the number of winners, at the end of All-Weather Championships season:

  • Champion All-Weather Jockey
  • Champion All-Weather Trainer
  • Champion All-Weather Owner
  • Champion All-Weather Sire
  • Winning-Most All-Weather Horse
  • Champion Tipster

In addition to the awards above, the horse who wins the most prize money during the period will become the ‘All-Weather Horse of the Year’.

For the third year, Arena Racing Company (ARC) is pleased to be supporting the Lambourn Open Day with a £10,000 donation. Also for the third year, ARC is giving each lad or lass that leads up a horse and each travelling lad and lass £100 as a goodwill gesture for working on Good Friday.

Alicia Lowes will sing ‘You’ll Never Walk Alone’, the song of official All-Weather Championships charity partner Walking The Courses, before racing and there will a bucket collection on gates when racegoers are leaving the course.

For full information on the All-Weather Championships, including the All-Weather blog, please visit: www.awchampionships.co.uk

Race Programme, Lingfield Park – Polytrack

1.40pm £150,000 32Red.com All-Weather Fillies’ And Mares’ Championships

 

7f
2.10pm £150,000 Unibet All-Weather Sprint Championships

 

6f
2.40pm £150,000 32Red All-Weather Marathon Championships

 

1m 7f 169y
3.15pm £150,000 Ladbrokes All-Weather Mile Championships

 

1m
3.45pm £200,000 Coral Easter Classic All-Weather Middle Distance Championships

 

1m 2f
4.15pm £150,000 Unibet Three-Year-Old Sprint All-Weather Championships

 

5f
4.45pm £150,000 32Red All-Weather Three-Year-Old Mile Championships 1m

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