What is the Kasamatsu Racecourse?
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Find out what is the Kasamatsu Racecourse and how to get there. Know the schedule of races and how the race track is.

The Kasamatsu Racecourse is a domestic horse racing facility in Japan. It promotes chiho keiba (地方競馬) or horse racing events that are organized by local government bodies. These government bodies are governed by the National Association of Racing (NAR) in Japan. NAR is locally known as Chiho Keiba Zenkoku Kyokai (地方競馬全国協会).

The horse racing events at Kasamatsu Racecourse are organized by either Ishikawa Prefecture or Kanazawa City. This is located at Kasamatsu, Hashima, Japan. It only has an entrance fee of ¥100 before you can enter the facility to watch the races and wager.

The Kasamatsu Racecourse in Japan is near the Kiso River. It also has a view of the Meitetsu Railway Bridge. Additionally, there are various restaurants and places where you can relax inside the racecourse while you watch the races.

 

 

How to go to Kasamatsu Racecourse?

 

If you want to go to Kasamatsu Racecourse in Japan, you can easily head there if you walk. You can reach the racetrack in three minutes from Meitetsu Nagoya Main Line Kasamatsu Station.

 

The Race Track of Kasamatsu Racecourse

Kasamatsu Racecourse in Japan has a right-handed dirt course. It has a circumference of 1,100 meters with a length of 201 meters and a width of 20 meters.

This kind of track surface is often used in most flat racing tournaments around the world. This is because the horses can maximize their speed in the tracks. However, this is more difficult in Japan dirt tracks. The material used is sand because of the rainy weather in the country. It is easier to drain water out of sand. Additionally, horses also need to use more power in their legs when competing in sand-based courses.

 

Races in the Kasamatsu Racecourse

The races in Kasamatsu Racecourse in Japan are often held in the day-time every weekday. This means that if you are a tourist, you can visit the racetrack and enjoy your day watching the horses and wagering.

 

Here are the following races in Kasamatsu Racecourse that you can see and bet on in 2019:

 

Month

Day of Race

Schedule of Race


January

8 to 11

Day-time

21 to 25

Day-time


February

4 to 8

Day-time

18 to 22

Day-time


March

6 to 8

Day-time

20 to 22

Day-time


April

2 to 5

Day-time

23 to 26

Day-time


May

7 to 10

Day-time

21 to 24

Day-time


June

4 to 7

Day-time

18 to 21

Day-time


July

3 to 5

Day-time

17 to 19

Day-time


August

12 to 15

Day-time

28 to 30

Day-time



September

11 to 13

Day-time

23

Day-time

25 to 27

Day-time


October

8 to 11

Day-time

22 to 25

Day-time


November

5 to 8

Day-time

18 to 22

Day-time


December

2 to 6

Day-time

27

Day-time

29 to 31

Day-time

 

 

 

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