Following Government advice, all racing at Sedgefield Racecourse will continue behind closed doors until further notice. From 24/09/20 all attendees to Sedgefield Racecourse will be requested to fulfil the NHS Track & Trace system upon entry.

A horse and jockey at Sedgefield Racecourse.


Thursday Jumping

Thu 05 November 2020
Jockeys racing at Sedgefield Racecourse.
Jockeys racing at Sedgefield Racecourse.
Racing Since 1732

There's almost 300 years of history.

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History of Sedgefield Racecourse
Racing has been taking place at Sedgefield from around 1732, with the first recorded meetings in 1846. By the 1920s there were officially three meetings at Sedgefield which has grown over time into the twenty fixtures that happen each year now. Find out more in-depth about our history below.
The Early Days: 1700s - 1800s
The War: Early 1900s
The Modern Era: Late 1900s - 2000s
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