Racing UK

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Racing UK
Racing UK logo
Launched 1 September 2004
Owned by 34 UK racecourses
Picture format 16:9, 576i (SDTV)
1080i (HDTV)
Country United Kingdom
Broadcast area United Kingdom
Freeview Channel 231[1]
Sky Channel 432 (SD/HD)
Channel 466 (SD)
Virgin Media (UK) Channel 536
Virgin Media Ireland Channel 411
Streaming media
Racing UK Anywhere

Racing UK is a British television channel with 34 racecourses as shareholders. As Racing UK grew several other business units and joint ventures were developed. It is one of the two major UK horse racing television channels, along with At The Races. The station is focused on horse racing from the UK, North America and France, showing many live races and related shows.

Racecourse Media Group[edit]

Racecourse Media Group Ltd (RMG) is the umbrella organisation for the 34 Racecourses, which holds their interest in Racing UK, Turf TV and GBI Racing. The racecourses (the shareholders) are: Aintree, Ascot, Ayr, Bangor, Beverley, Carlisle, Cartmel, Catterick Bridge, Cheltenham, Chester, Epsom Downs, Exeter, Goodwood, Hamilton Park, Haydock Park, Huntingdon, Kelso, Kempton Park, Ludlow, Market Rasen, Musselburgh, Newbury, Newmarket, Nottingham, Perth, Pontefract, Redcar, Salisbury, Sandown Park, Thirsk, Warwick, Wetherby, Wincanton and York.

Contracted courses[edit]

The list of the racecourses that are contracted to RUK are:


^† Requires internet-connected receiver and subscription fee.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Freeview | Racing UK". Retrieved 1 March 2012. 

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