Race Meeting

Cambridge Stud Northland Breeders Stakes

Sat 17 Aug 2024
Gates open 11am - 5.00pm
Free Entry

Cambridge Stud Northland Breeders Stakes G3 $100,000 

In each racing season, which starts from 1 August, this race has unearthed many top class 3yo sprinters for the forthcoming spring and summer. Last year Crocetti won the race at his second start and then trounced all comers over the spring and summer.

Come on course to see who shines this year.

General admission: 

Free entry

Gates open: 11am .

Come dressed in casual wear but remember it is an outdoor event and is weather dependent so there maybe changes to what is available and the timing of events. Read the Ts and Cs of entry in the About Section.

Transport and Car Parking: 

Car parking at the course is free.

There will be free return raceday buses from Whangarei with bus pick up times to be finalised once race times are confirmed. Pick up points are Kamo Club; Kamo Hotel; Kensington Tavern; Rose Street Bus Terminal; The Judge House of Ale. Other pick up points can be arranged for large groups by contacting the office.

Food & Drink

Bars,Bayview Cafe, The Morning Glory coffee van and betting operations will be open from 11.30am.

Indoor/Outdoor Options

Choose your spot .. ..on the lawn hill, on the seats in the shade of the grandstand roof or in one of the function rooms open for the public..all with no charge.

Eftpos will be available from selected betting windows and bars but there are no credit card facilities.

 

The Ruakaka Racecourse is a NO BYO Alcohol venue. Full terms and conditions of entry are detailed in the ABOUT SECTION of this website.

 

Wanting more information ...contact the club on 09 432 7249 or email info@ruakakaracing.co.nz

 

 

History

History of the race

CAMBRIDGE STUD NORTHLAND BREEDERS STAKES


Group 3 – Three-year-old – 1200 metres - $100,000


The Cambridge Stud Northland Breeders Stakes is the first three-year-old black type race of the 2024/25 racing season and will be run in 2024 for a stake of $100,000 on Saturday August 17th. The race continues to unearth quality three-year-old racehorses that have not been major performers as early two-year-olds. The honour roll is very impressive since 2011. 
 

 

Honour Roll

Year

Winner

2023

Crocetti

2022

Lickety Split

2021

Imperatriz (AUS)

2020

Need I Say More

2019

Catalyst

2018

Melt

2017

Prom Queen

2016

Heroic Valour

2015

The Justice League

2014

Vespa

2013

El Roca (AUS)

2012

Sacred Falls

2011

Antonio Lombardo