This racecourse, located in Sapporo City, the largest city on the northern island of Hokkaido, has two race meetings each year. The major races are the Sapporo Kinen (G2), the Queen Stakes (G3), the Keeneland Cup (G3), the Sapporo Nisai Stakes and the Elm Stakes (G3).
Admission: 100 Yen (live race day)
URL: http://jra.jp/facilities/race/sapporo/index.html (Japanese)
- Approx. 10 minutes on foot from JR Soen Station.
- Approx. 15 minutes on foot from Sapporo Municipal SubwayTozai Line Nijuyonken Station.
- Get off at Municipal Bus (West No. 52 Line) “Keibajo Seimon Mae” (Racecourse Main Gate) bus stop.
- Free shuttle buses run between Sapporo Racecourse and JR Soen Station and Nijuyonken Subway Station every Saturday and Sunday while races are held.(Operating hours: 9:00-17:00)