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Jul 15, 2019

Mascot Race - Sunday 21 July

Join us on Sunday as some of the region’s best-loved mascots go head-to-head in a fun mascot race at Family Day.

Ahead of the first ‘official’ race of the day, these fantastic mascots will take to the field ready to fight it out in this closely-fought contest to be first past the Winning Post.

Who will be victorious? Be sure to watch at 13:40 this Sunday at what is set to be an unmissable Family Day.

Mascot Race Competitors

Ozzie The Otter – Ladram Bay Holiday Park
Timeform: Ozzie loves the water, he will be running fast towards the river (3 stars)

Mac the Penguin – Paignton Zoo & Living Coasts
Timeform: Little legs but a nifty mover (5 stars)

Bravo the Police Dog – Devon & Cornwall Police
Timeform: A strong hold in the force, Bravo will chase down the competition (3 stars)

Minnie Mouse – South West Inflatable Theme Park
Timeform: Smiling all the way to the end, is a great contender but is more likely to just follow Mickey (4 stars)

Mickey Mouse – South West Inflatable Theme Park
Timeform: Such a jovial chap and bounces around but we are sure he will manage to get to the finishing post if he’s not too busy waving to people (4 stars)

Hurriet the Horse – Newton Abbot Racecourse
Timeform: She’s strong and she’s fast and we hope her stamina lasts (3 stars)

Family Day Tickets

Tickets for Family Day are on sale now priced at just £14 for Course Enclosure of £22 for Paddock Enclosure. Planning on a day in the Paddock? Book online in advance to save on admission prices.

Under 18s race free at all fixtures at Newton Abbot Racecourse alongside students with a valid photo ID / NUS Card.