Tuesday, May 03, 2016

Tokyo Racecourse

Course address: 
1-1 Hiyoshi-cho Fuchu-city Tokyo
A 2-minute walk from Keio Line Fuchu Keiba Seimonmae Station. A 5-minute walk from JR Fuchu Honmachi Station. A 10-minute walk from either Keio Line Fuchu Station or Higashi Fuchu Station.
Course description: 
The main circuit of Tokyo Racecourse(to be known as the Fuchu Racecourse) is run left-handed, oval of 2,083.1 meters with the width range from 31 meters to 41 meters. The course drops steadily at the first turn to the middle of the backstretch, then rises from there to the third turn. The 525.9 meters run-in has a uphill about the last 500 meters to about 300 meters from home. The oval dirt track of 1,899 meters with 501.6-meter homestretch is run on inside of the main circuit. There is a upslope on the homestretch.
Tokyo Racecourse, founded in 1933, located at north-west of Tokyo metropolitan area, is the home of the big races such as the Japan Cup, Japanese Derby and Oaks.

2016 meetings: 36 days

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