Towcester Racecourse: Statement on kennelling

Towcester Racecourse would like to clarify kennelling procedures for greyhounds participating in the forthcoming Star Sports & TRC English Greyhound Derby. Kennelling will be split into two groups to ensure the highest standards of welfare are adhered to at all times in line with the Greyhound Board of Great Britain’s (GBGB) ‘Rules of Racing’. Greyhounds […]

Tickets For The Star Sports & TRC English Greyhound Derby Are On Sale Now!

Tickets for the eagerly awaited English Greyhound Derby 2022 are on now on sale. And there will be something for all the family as Towcester Racecourse hosts the biggest greyhound event of the sport’s calendar. The English Greyhound Derby will start on May 19th with 192 greyhounds competing across six weeks for a place on […]

Graded Superstars of the Week 21/01/2022

Peter Harnden has enjoyed a fantastic start to the week with a hattrick of winners on both Monday and Tuesday night. The week started with wins for Salacres Ocean, Salacres Sadie and Salacres Finesse. Peter followed it up on Tuesday with wins for Salacres Greegsy, who will also be going for his hattrick next week, […]

Graded Superstars of the Week 20/12/2021

Mattie Richards started the Christmas week well with a hattrick of winners on Monday night. Winners came for Keeperhill Hanna, Lilys Candy and Carnalea . On Tuesday, Do It Hate won on her fiftieth run, while Rushmoor Pepper was just beaten on the line on her milestone run. On Thursday, it was Kevin Crocker’s turn […]

Make Noise brings the roar in the RPGTV Puppy Derby Final

Seamus Cahill made it 2 years in a row, winning the RPGTV Puppy Derby Final with Make Noise after Surprising winning it in the previous year. Delayed due to fog, everyone was desperate to see this competitive race run. This race looked set for all 6 greyhounds to take the win but it was Jan […]

Graded Superstars of the Week 13/12/2021

Monday 13th December Coppice Brewer stunned on Monday night for Kevin Hutton. The pup had been generously graded but nothing can be taken away from its impressive performance on debut as he won by a large margin. Annual Sydney who came second in the race before will be another Hutton runner to watch in later […]

Signet Denver and Skywalker Forte win well to make the Puppy Derby Final

With Christmas soon approaching, the runners in the RPGTV Puppy Derby semi-finals were out hoping to bring an early present for their trainers. With two semi-finals featuring the most exciting puppies around, it was a truly memorable start to Sunday’s card. In a messy first semi-final, Alien World broke well but was hindered by Romeo […]

Graded Superstars of the Week 6/12/2021

Monday 6th December On Monday night, Our Villanelle won on her Towcester debut. She came in as a reserve in the race but was not hindered by that as she took the lead on the first bend and showed how much she has enjoyed her switch from Henlow to Towcester. A good win on debut […]

Havana Bale Out lights up the second round of the RPGTV Puppy Derby

Like Tuesday’s explosive first round, the best puppies in the country took to the track again, with the second round of the RPGTV Puppy Derby taking centre stage on a cold Sunday afternoon. As can often be the way with puppy races, the first heat was a messy affair with many of the runners being […]

Shrewd Call completes the hattrick to win the Sovereign Stakes Final

With Sunday’s abandoned meeting, the Sovereign Stakes Final was moved to Tuesday night on what was already a top-class card with the heats of the Puppy Derby covering 8 of the first 9 races. The Category 2 GAIN Greyhound Nutrition Sovereign Stakes would not be overshadowed by the pups however, it was taken by the […]