Greyhound Derby

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english GREYHOUND DERBY 2021

we were delighted to host the biggest greyhound racing event of the year again!

The most prestigious and richest race in the greyhound racing calendar is the English Greyhound Derby with a history stretching back to 1927. Previously held at Towcester in 2017 and 2018, we were proud to be named host once again for 2021.

BOOKINGS MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE INLINE WITH GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES

Derby Racing Dates & Times

  • May
  • June
  • July

Event Date

Event Name

Gates Opening Time

First Race Time

Last Race Time

18/05/2021

Greyhound Racing Final KAB Maidan Derby

17:00

18:08

21:28

Event Date

Event Name

Gates Opening Time

First Race Time

Last Race Time

03/06/2021

English Derby Round 1

17:00

18:08

21:28

04/06/2021

English Derby Round 1

17:00

18:08

21:28

05/06/2021

English Derby Round 1

17:00

18:08

21:28

11/06/2021

English Derby Round 2

17:00

18:08

21:28

12/06/2021

English Derby Round 2

17:00

18:08

21:28

19/06/2021

English Derby Round 3

17:00

18:08

21:28

26/06/2021

English Derby Quarter Finals

17:00

18:08

21:28

Event Date

Event Name

Gates Opening Time

First Race Time

Last Race Time

03/07/2021

English Derby Semi Finals

17:00

18:08

21:28

10/07/2021

English Derby Finals

15:00

18:08

22:00

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All the action starts on Thursday 3rd June, Friday 4th June and Saturday 5th June when the best 192 greyhounds in the UK and Ireland compete in the First Round Heats aiming to win the fabulous £175,000 winner’s prize. The English Greyhound Derby Final will take place on Saturday 10th July and will form part of a festival weekend for all greyhound racing enthusiasts to enjoy with top class racing across the Friday, Saturday and Sunday as well as entertainment and much more throughout the whole weekend.

If you don't want to worry about travel arrangements then why not check out the Luxury Accommodation we have available on-site at Towcester Racecourse. Whether you are a regular visitor or need some help learning how to place bets, if you decide to visit us for the Greyhound Derby you will have a fantastic time!

If you run a local business this is a great opportunity to advertise your brand via our perimeter boards, racecards or bog screen TV. If you just love the sport then it is a great chance to sponsor a Greyhound.

weren't able to join us?

If you weren't able to join us and want to catch up on all the action, please find all heats on our YouTube channel.

Click the button below to view all videos of the heats.

Please note that if you wish to book a reservation online:

Tuesday, Friday & Saturday bookings cut off is 11:00am on the day | Sunday bookings cut off is Midnight Saturday

General Admission

Fully Booked

Trackside Marquee

Fully Booked

Empress restaurant

Fully Booked

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