Pontefract Racecourse is set in West Yorkshire, and is definitely a course for the diehard's rather than the casual racegoer.

pontefract racecourse

Key Characteristics

Pontefract is a two mile left handed course. The last three furlongs are up a steep hill, and this is probably the most testing finish in the country. Overall the course is very undulating and is all about stamina, stamina and more stamina.

Course map

pontefract racecourse map