Fukushima Race Course

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Fukushima Race Course
Fukushima Keibajo Front Close.jpg
Location 9-23, Matsunami-chō
Fukushima, Fukushima, Japan
Coordinates 37°45′52.4″N 140°28′57.1″E / 37.764556°N 140.482528°E / 37.764556; 140.482528Coordinates: 37°45′52.4″N 140°28′57.1″E / 37.764556°N 140.482528°E / 37.764556; 140.482528
Owned by Japan Racing Association
Date opened 1918 (1918)
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Course type Grass, Dirt
Official website
Fukushima Race Course as seen from Japan National Route 4
Racers jumping over hurdle #1

Fukushima Race Course (福島競馬場 Fukushima keibajō?) is a horse racing course located in Fukushima, Fukushima. It was built in 1918.

Courses[edit]

Fukushima Race Course has both a turf and a dirt course.

The turf course measures 1600m. Races can be run on the "A Course" rail setting (on the hedge), the "B Course" setting (rail out 2 meters), or the "C Course" setting (rail out 4 meters).

The dirt course measures 1444.6 meters.

Notable races[edit]

Month Race Distance Age/Sex
Grade III
Apr. Fukushima Himba Stakes (Victria Mile Trial) Turf 1800m 4yo + f
Jul. Radio NIKKEI Sho (Handicap) Turf 1800m 3yo
Jul. Tanabata Sho (Handicap) Turf 2000m 3yo +
Nov. Fukushima Kinen (Handicap) Turf 200m 3yo +

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