|Launched||1 September 2004|
|Owned by||37 UK racecourses|
|Picture format||16:9, 576i (SDTV)|
|Broadcast area||United Kingdom|
|Freeview||Channel 261 (Data Service)|
|Youview||Channel 261 (Data Service)|
|Sky||Channel 426 (SD/HD)|
Channel 874 (SD)
|Virgin Media (UK)||Channel 536|
|Virgin Media Ireland||Channel 411|
|Racing UK Anywhere||https://www.racinguk.com/videos/watch/live|
Racing UK is a British television channel with 37 (62 from January 2019) 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, Ireland, North America and France, showing many live races and related shows.
It has been announced that on January 1st 2019 that Racing UK will be rebranded Racing TV.
Racecourse Media Group
Racecourse Media Group Ltd (RMG) is the umbrella organisation for the 37 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, Leicester, Ludlow, Market Rasen, Musselburgh, Newbury, Newmarket, Nottingham, Perth, Pontefract, Redcar, Salisbury, Sandown Park, Stratford, Taunton, Thirsk, Warwick, Wetherby, Wincanton and York.
The list of the racecourses that are contracted to RUK are:
- Ascot Sky Sports Racing From March 2019
- Bangor-On-Dee Sky Sports Racing From March 2019
- Catterick Bridge
- Chelmsford City From January 2019
- Chester Sky Sports Racing From March 2019
- Epsom Downs
- Hamilton Park
- Haydock Park
- Kempton Park
- Market Rasen
- Sandown Park
- "Freeview | Racing UK". Retrieved 1 March 2012.