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Flat

Rank Jockey Name Runs Wins Win %
1st Joe Fanning 327 63 19
2nd Connor Beasley 161 27 17
3rd Phillip Makin 162 27 17
4th Paul Mulrennan 185 27 15
5th Graham Lee 165 21 13

Jumps

Rank Jockey Name Runs Wins Win %
1st Brian Hughes 116 27 23
2nd Derek Fox 56 9 16
3rd James Reveley 34 8 24
4th William Kennedy 34 7 21
5th Richard Johnson 22 6 27

Flat

Rank Trainer Name Runs Wins Win %
1st Keith Dalgleish 415 51 12
2nd Mark Johnston 249 50 20
3rd Richard Fahey 242 45 19
4th Jim Goldie 324 29 9
5th Kevin Ryan 105 22 21

Jumps

Rank Trainer Name Runs Wins Win %
1st Lucinda Russell 144 19 13
2nd Donald McCain 88 17 19
3rd Sandy Thomson 44 11 25
4th Jim Goldie 84 9 11
5th Keith Dalgleish 38 8 21
Musselburgh Chase Course
Musselburgh Chase Course
Musselburgh Chase Course

Tips for Musselburgh Races

Located in East Lothian in Scotland, Musselburgh Racecourse isn’t far from Edinburgh and is the second largest track in the country. It opened as a flat course in 1816 before introducing National Hunt racing in 1987 and continues to stage race days for both codes.

Course: The flat track is a right-handed 1 1/4 mile oval with tight turns, as it’s quite sharp we look for nimble, fast horses for our tips as they handle the configuration of the course better.

The jumps course is very level and also has sharp turns which can make it tricky for big, galloping types to get into a good rhythm. Both tracks can favour prominent racers but with the jumps circuit having just a 150 yard run in after the final flight, we don’t want our tips to be caught too far back.

Draw Bias: In general Musselburgh is a relatively fair track with regards to the draw, over 7 furlong and 1 mile races it is marginally favourable to be drawn high.

Feature Races: The two biggest races on the flat both take place in June with the Edinburgh Castle Stakes for two year olds and the Scottish Sprint Cup both taking place over the rapid 5 furlongs.

Over jumps they have established Scottish Trials Day ahead of the Cheltenham Festival. The meetings feature races are the Triumph Hurdle Trial and the Scottish County Hurdle.

Address

Racecourse Office,Linkfield Road, Musselburgh, East Lothian EH21 7RG

General Admission

see https://www.musselburgh-racecourse.co.uk/ or phone 0131 665 2859

How to Get There

Air - Edinburgh Airport (30 minute drive from the course).
Air - Courtesy bus from Wallyford station (please phone for details)
Road - Musselburgh, 5m East of Edinburgh on the A1.
Rail - BR Edinburgh, North Berwick

Parking

Free

Disabled Facilities

Parking, toilets and viewing areas with ramps

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