QIPCO British Champions Day

19 October 2019

Overview


QIPCO British Champions Day, now in its eighth year, is the finale of the European Flat racing season. It's the richest raceday in the British calendar and the chance to see the World's finest horses and jockeys battle it out for their slice of history.

As the culmination of the QIPCO British Champions Series, this raceday features the end-of-season championship races for Ten-furlong horses (The Champion Stakes), Milers (The Queen Elizabeth II Stakes), Sprinters (six furlongs), Long distance horses (two miles) and Fillies and Mares (one mile and four furlongs).

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Saturday 19th October 2019

Ticket only

Queen Anne Enclosure (from £20.00)

Adult (Group 10+)
£20.00
Adult
£24.00

Winning Post Enclosure (from £45.00)

Adult
£45.00

Ticket & Hotel Packages

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Champions Day Overnight Night Package

Sat 19 Oct 2019 - Sun 20 Oct 2019

  • Choose between: Queen Anne Enclosure / Winning Post Enclosure
  • Grange Bracknell Hotel

    Tickets to QIPCO British Champions Day on Saturday with Bed & Breakfast Accommodation on Saturday Night

  • Located 4 miles from Ascot Racecourse (6 mins via train from Bracknell to Ascot)

£85.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


The 4* Grange Bracknell Hotel is the perfect location for those looking to combine a stay close to Ascot with entertainment, dining and shopping nearby. The hotel can be found just a 5 minute walk from Bracknell Station that offers a regular service to Ascot that takes just 7 minutes.

Your package includes


  • One night accommodation at the Grange Bracknell Hotel on Saturday night
  • Breakfast on Sunday morning
  • Ticket to QIPCO British Champions Day

Optional extras


Upgrade your room
Upgrade your bedroom to a Suite. Includes: semi-equipped kitchen, one double bedroom, en-suite bathroom & living room with extra TV:
£45.00 per room per night

Hotel information


The Grange Bracknell is a welcoming 4-Star hotel located in Bracknell's bustling brand new town centre "The Lexicon", which offers extensive shopping, entertainment, and dining experience.

The hotel features 120 guest bedrooms and suites fitted with modern amenities, including flat screen televisions and en-suite marble bathrooms. Hotel facilities include a lounge bar, restaurant and roof terrace offering a variety of drinks, à la carte meals and BBQ selections

It is just a 5 minute walk from Bracknell Train Station that offers a direct service to Ascot every 30 minutes. A day-return ticket costs less than £5 and the journey time is just 7 minutes.

All packages include; accommodation, breakfast, WIFI & car parking.

Check-in: 14:00 (15:00 on Fri/Sat)
Check-out: 11:00

Single Occupancy
The above package is available based on single occupancy for £135.00 per person

Ticket options


Queen Anne Enclosure

Watch the horses from the Pre-Parade Ring, Parade Ring and unsaddling area before seeing the action unfold from the raised covered terrace of the Grandstand, trackside lawns or even by the rails. There is free entertainment to enjoy from live music to themed race day.

On the Grandstand concourse and picturesque surrounding lawns, there are an array of bars serving Champagne, cocktails, wine or beer, plus a host of restaurants and food concessions to enjoy a leisurely lunch or afternoon tea. Picnics are also welcome. Please visit our Picnic Policy for details. The Dress code here is less formal than the King Edward VII Enclosure.

Winning Post Enclosure

Located on the ground floor at the West End of the Grandstand, the Winning Post Enclosure offers racegoers an exclusive enclave close to the winning post. Private viewing lawns and garden terraces are available to relax, while the Pre-Parade Ring, Parade Ring and beautiful unsaddling area are located close-by too.

There is also exclusive bars, restaurants and lawns to enjoy, and full Queen Anne Enclosure access too, if desired. Guests can bring a picnic to enjoy in the enclosure’s picnic lawn. Picnic Policy and Dress Codes apply. The enclosure is moments from the live concert area, ticket holders in the Winning Post Enclosure will have priority access to the after racing concert, enabling you to get close to the stage.

King Edward VII Enclosure

The King Edward VII Enclosure is our premier public admission ticket on all race days, outside of Royal Ascot, providing racegoers exclusive fourth-floor access, with covered seats offering great views of Parade Ring and track. Racegoers will also be able to enjoy an even wider selection of bars and restaurants.

Guests can also access all the facilities of the Queen Anne Enclosure and will enjoy a private viewing area at the front of the stage during the concert.

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Champions Day Two Night Package

Fri 18 Oct 2019 - Sun 20 Oct 2019

  • Choose between: Queen Anne Enclosure / Winning Post Enclosure
  • Grange Bracknell Hotel

    Tickets to QIPCO British Champions Day on Saturday with Bed & Breakfast Accommodation on Friday & Saturday Nights

  • Located 4 miles from Ascot Racecourse (6 mins via train from Bracknell to Ascot)

£129.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


The 4* Grange Bracknell Hotel is the perfect location for those looking to combine a stay close to Ascot with entertainment, dining and shopping nearby. The hotel can be found just a 5 minute walk from Bracknell Station that offers a regular service to Ascot that takes just 7 minutes.

Your package includes


  • Two nights accommodation at the Grange Bracknell Hotel on Friday & Saturday nights
  • Breakfast each morning
  • Ticket to QIPCO British Champions Day

Optional extras


Upgrade your room
Upgrade your bedroom to a Suite. Includes: semi-equipped kitchen, one double bedroom, en-suite bathroom & living room with extra TV:
£45.00 per room per night

Hotel information


The Grange Bracknell is a welcoming 4-Star hotel located in Bracknell's bustling brand new town centre "The Lexicon", which offers extensive shopping, entertainment, and dining experience.

The hotel features 120 guest bedrooms and suites fitted with modern amenities, including flat screen televisions and en-suite marble bathrooms. Hotel facilities include a lounge bar, restaurant and roof terrace offering a variety of drinks, à la carte meals and BBQ selections

It is just a 5 minute walk from Bracknell Train Station that offers a direct service to Ascot every 30 minutes. A day-return ticket costs less than £5 and the journey time is just 7 minutes.

All packages include; accommodation, breakfast, WIFI & car parking.

Check-in: 14:00 (15:00 on Fri/Sat)
Check-out: 11:00

Single Occupancy
The above package is available based on single occupancy for £229.00 per person

Ticket options


Queen Anne Enclosure

Watch the horses from the Pre-Parade Ring, Parade Ring and unsaddling area before seeing the action unfold from the raised covered terrace of the Grandstand, trackside lawns or even by the rails. There is free entertainment to enjoy from live music to themed race day.

On the Grandstand concourse and picturesque surrounding lawns, there are an array of bars serving Champagne, cocktails, wine or beer, plus a host of restaurants and food concessions to enjoy a leisurely lunch or afternoon tea. Picnics are also welcome. Please visit our Picnic Policy for details. The Dress code here is less formal than the King Edward VII Enclosure.

Winning Post Enclosure

Located on the ground floor at the West End of the Grandstand, the Winning Post Enclosure offers racegoers an exclusive enclave close to the winning post. Private viewing lawns and garden terraces are available to relax, while the Pre-Parade Ring, Parade Ring and beautiful unsaddling area are located close-by too.

There is also exclusive bars, restaurants and lawns to enjoy, and full Queen Anne Enclosure access too, if desired. Guests can bring a picnic to enjoy in the enclosure’s picnic lawn. Picnic Policy and Dress Codes apply. The enclosure is moments from the live concert area, ticket holders in the Winning Post Enclosure will have priority access to the after racing concert, enabling you to get close to the stage.

King Edward VII Enclosure

The King Edward VII Enclosure is our premier public admission ticket on all race days, outside of Royal Ascot, providing racegoers exclusive fourth-floor access, with covered seats offering great views of Parade Ring and track. Racegoers will also be able to enjoy an even wider selection of bars and restaurants.

Guests can also access all the facilities of the Queen Anne Enclosure and will enjoy a private viewing area at the front of the stage during the concert.

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Racing Breaks Box Hospitality

Sat 19 Oct 2019 - Sat 19 Oct 2019

  • Box Hospitality
  • n/a

  • Exclusive Opportunity to join the Racing Breaks Box to meet Frankie Dettori and Jim Crowley!

£395.00
per person
(based on 2 people sharing)

Package information


Why not do QIPCO British Champions Day in style and join Frankie Dettori and Jim Crowley in the Racing Breaks box?! We have limited spaces available to join Racing Breaks in a private box and enjoy a full days hospitality!

Package includes


  • Champagne on Arrival
  • Tea & Coffee
  • Tickets to access all areas of the racecourse
  • Buffet Lunch
  • Unlimited drinks throughout the day
  • Balcony overlooking final furlong
  • Preview and meet and greet with celebrity jockeys
  • Betting facilities
  • Racing Post
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Enclosures

Where to be for the best views

QUEEN ANNE ENCLOSURE (PREVIOUSLY KNOWN AS THE GRANDSTAND ENCLOSURE)

Situated within the magnificent woodland next to the Windsor Great Park, Queen Anne Enclosure is the perfect place to enjoy all that Ascot has to offer. Just a short walking distance from the Parade Ring, Winners Enclosure and Track which can be reached by crossing the Concourse of the main Grandstand, the enclosure provides a host of excellent facilities, with fantastic views of the racing both from elevated seating and at the trackside lawns at ground level. Each day before the racing, a military band will perform in the Parade Ring and guests will be able to witness Her Majesty The Queen arrive in the Royal Procession. There are also a range of places to eat and drink, and betting is possible at totepool kiosks, betting shops in the main grandstand and with bookmakers in the betting ring. After the racing is over, it is traditional for guests to head to the Bandstand to join in with a sing along. It is important to remember that ticket holders for this area do not have access to Level 4 of the Grandstand, which can only be accessed via the Edward VII Enclosure.

KING EDWARD VII ENCLOSURE (PREVIOUSLY KNOWN AS PREMIER ADMISSION)

Ascot’s King Edward VII enclosure is the ideal place for the devoted racing enthusiasts to experience the excellence of Ascot. The exclusive fourth floor’s seated balconies overlook both the Parade Ring and track and are sure to provide unparalleled views, covering all the action of beforehand, the race itself and the aftermath. Fourth floor capacity has been reduced from 4,500 to 1,700, now providing guests with a more relaxed atmosphere and a guaranteed balcony seat with unsurpassed views of the racing. Whilst watching the breathtaking spectacle unfold, guests will be able to enjoy a wonderful selection of bars and dining options. And the benefits of staying at the King Edward IV enclosure don't stop after the racing is finished either… Guests attending the Dubai Duty Free Shergar Cup will also have a priority period in which they can secure stage-side viewing of the music concert after the racing.

WINNING POST ENCLOSURE (AVAILABLE ON KING GEORGE VI SATURDAY AND QIPCO BRITISH CHAMPIONS DAY)

Whilst fundamentally being a private area, Ascot’s Winning Post Enclosure is by no means separate from the action. Situated on the West end of the Grandstand ground floor, from private viewing lawns guests will be able to witness first-hand the nail biting moments as they see which horse bustles their way to the Winning Post first. A second viewing lawn is also available to guests, perfect for enjoying an evening drink or picnic. For those interested in sophisticated lunch options, a three-course a la carte menu is available in The Smokehouse and shellfish platters at the Seafood Terrace. A range of cakes and sandwiches are also on offer at the Deli.

CHILDREN

When accompanied by a paying adult, children under 18 are allowed into the racecourse free of charge on all racedays.

Dress Codes

What to wear

ROYAL ASCOT

Royal Ascot has always been synonymous with both elegance and style. Ladies are required to wear a dress suitable for a formal occasion, and of course, as is conventionally known at Ascot, must wear a hat at all times. Girls aged 17 or under, should be dressed for a formal occasion also, and a summer dress is recommended, although hats are not compulsory. Gentleman must wear a matching suit with a shirt and tie. Similarly, boys under 17 should wear a suit or jacket with a shirt and tie. Boys under 13 are not required to wear a jacket or tie but should dress appropriately.

Travel Information

How to find us

Directions

Ascot Racecourse is ideally situated only 50 minutes away from London, both by car and train. Located close to the M3, M4, M40 & M25 motorways and to London Heathrow for international visitors, Ascot offers easy access for all racegoers wherever their departure point.

BY ROAD

When travelling from London and the North, take the M4 Junction 6 onto the A332 Windsor road and follow signs to Ascot.

For those coming from the West, take the M4 Junction 10 to the A329(M) signed to Bracknell and follow signs to Ascot.

If arriving from the South and East, take the M3 Junction 3 onto the A332 signed to Bracknell and follow signs to Ascot.

Finally, those coming from the Midlands should take the M40 southbound, Junction 4 and then follow the A404 towards the M4 (Junction 8/9). Once on the M4, head towards Heathrow/London. Leave M4 at Junction 6 and follow the A332 Windsor by-pass to Ascot.

BY RAIL

South West Trains runs a direct frequent service to Ascot from Reading, London Waterloo and Guildford, with average journey times of 27 minutes, 52 minutes and 1 hour respectively. Ascot station is conveniently only a seven-minute walk from the racecourse.

BY AIR

A helicopter landing facility is situated close to the racecourse. It is not suitable for fixed-wing private aircrafts. Please call Helicopter and Aviation Services on +44 (0)1427 718 800 or fax +44 (0)1427 718 811 for more information.

Ascots two nearest airfields are both approximately 9 miles away - Fairoaks, Chobham (+44 (0)1276 857 300) and White Waltham, Maidenhead (+44 (0)1628 823 272).

Parking

CAR PARKING

Parking prices for Royal Ascot vary depending on how near the car park is to the festival. Car Park 1 costs £20 and car park 5 costs £6, whilst car park 6 is free.

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