CARTMEL NEWS

Thank You!!

20/05/2022

Its nearly time to open our gates – the track is looking fabulous, the tables and chairs are on their way! The site is starting to look like our beloved place and we must say a massive thank you to not only our team, but also the extended team who really make the site sing!  […]

It Takes An Army!

26/04/2022

It has been wonderful to welcome back our marvellous racing team to the track as we get ready for our racing season 2022. As soon as the team return from their duties at Aintree for the Randox Grand National Festival, we start to get on to the racing surface and get the whole site looking […]

Our Commitment to The Queen’s Green Canopy

25/04/2022

We are delighted to share that we have carried out some planting of trees in our Parade Ring area. Whilst we wanted to ensure we had a lasting reminder of the Queens Jubilee this year, we also wanted to plant in areas we know our racegoers enjoy on a race day. Please do visit when […]

Cheltenham Preview 2022

11/03/2022

After 3 years unable to host our annual Cheltenham Preview, it was a pleasure to welcome you all back last night. Thank you to all who joined us. This year’s panel had some insightful tips for the Cheltenham Festival next week. Our expert panel comprised of: Jimmy Moffatt, our 2021 Champion Trainer; Charlotte Jones, our […]

Calling All Superstars!

02/03/2022

As we continue to make our preparations for our 2022 season we are now on the look out for race day assistants. We are very lucky that many of our main racing team have been with us for many seasons and its a mixture of circumstances that see’s us looking to appoint some additional team […]

Visiting the Calvert Trust

15/02/2022

Cartmel Visit the Calvert Trust – 2nd February 2022 As we get ready for our 2022 Jump Season, we welcome our new Event Manager Becky who started in January this year! Becky has previously worked with local charities, St Mary’s Hospice and Brathay Trust, and looks forward to using her fundraising and events experience at […]

Cartmel Trainers Challenge

28/09/2021

It was records all the way for local trainer James Moffatt as he regained the Cartmel Trainers’ Challenge crown that he last wore in 2017 when a last day double took his score of winners at Cartmel to 12 for the season, a record for the course. James had gone into the last day of […]

Cartmel Jockeys Challenge

28/09/2021

Charlotte Jones made history at Cartmel season when she became the first female jockey and the first conditional rider to win the Cartmel Jockeys Challenge since the competition was introduced at the track in 2008. And not only did she romp away with the title, she did it in style with her tally of 11 […]

A Final Fond Farewell to Cartmel Racing 2021

27/09/2021

Thank you to everyone who joined us this year – racing, dining or supporting our race programme by entering and running horses with us. It was of course, a season like no other and we are super-grateful to you all. By the time we got to our August fixture and our season finale, we were […]

What To Expect From Our August Bank Holiday Fixture

20/08/2021

Firstly, if you have already booked for next weekend – we thank you!! If you are thinking about coming but don’t know what to expect, here are some highlights….. Summer jumps racing – a card of seven races each day, our feature race on Saturday is the Fitzdares Club Cartmel Cup Lots of family and […]