International Racing Overview & Entries

In 2016, Hong Kong was promoted to Part I jurisdiction status by the International Cataloguing Standards and International Statistics Book, commonly known as the “Blue Book,” and all 31 races at pattern level are now open for overseas entries. Alongside 11 established Group 1 contests, Hong Kong will now stage eight Group 2 and 12 Group 3 races. Prize money for Group 1 races ranges from HK$10 million to HK$25 million. Group 2 races offer HK$4 million and Group 3 races offer HK$3 million.

Below, please find the noteworthy information for the 2016/17 Pattern Races at Group 1 level hosted by the Hong Kong Jockey Club, along with a copy of the Pattern Book, including race prospectus details. Entries may also be submitted using our Online Entry Form.


The links below will direct you to a specially-designed website for each of Hong Kong’s Group 1 races. The sites are updated approximately one month before each race day with news and information pertinent to the event. Click on an image to view the website for each international Group 1 race.

11 Dec 2016 – LONGINES Hong Kong International Races
30 Apr 2017 – Audemars Piguet QEII Cup 7 May 2017 – Champions Mile 7 May 2017 - Chairman’s Sprint Prize
30 Jan 2017 – Stewards’ Cup 26 Feb 2017 – Queen’s Silver Jubilee Cup 26 Feb 2017 – Citi Hong Kong Gold Cup 28 May 2017 – Standard Chartered Champions & Chater Cup
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Hong Kong
30/01/17 13/02/17 Queen's Silver Jubilee Cup
2nd Leg of HK Speed Series
G1 1400 26/02/17 Download
30/01/17 13/02/17 Citi Hong Kong Gold Cup
2nd Leg of the Triple Crown
G1 2000 26/02/17 Download
20/03/17 20/03/17 Audemars Piguet Queen Elizabeth II Cup** G1 2000 30/04/17 Download
20/03/17 20/03/17 Champions Mile** G1 1600 07/05/17 Download
20/03/17 20/03/17 Chairman's Sprint Prize**
Final Leg of HK Speed Series
G1 1200 07/05/17 Download
01/05/17 15/05/17 Standard Chartered Champions and Chater Cup
Final Leg of the Triple Crown
G1 2400 28/05/17 Download
Remarks *Supplementary entries due 21/11/16
**Supplementary entries due 10/04/17
- Supplementary entry fee applies (1% of total prize money in HK dollars)
- Declaration fee applies to all Group races
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