Yasuda Kinen

Yasuda Kinen (G1)

Sunday, 4 June 2017

Distance:
1,600m, Turf
Age:
3yo&up
Racecource:
Tokyo Racecourse (Left-handed)
Maximum Number of Horses:
18
Nomination Close:
Tuesday, 25 April 2017
Nomination Fee:
Free of Charge
Deadline for arriving in Japan:
Thursday, 25 May 2017
Declaration:
Thursday, 1 June 2017
Declaration Fee:
¥300,000

2016 winner Logotype

Nomination Close (Free):25 April 2017 by noon local time

Weight

Age / Sex Northern Hemisphere Bred Southern Hemisphere Bred
5yo+ H & G 58 kg (128lbs) 58 kg (128lbs)
5yo+ M 56 kg (124lbs) 56 kg (124lbs)
4yo C & G 58 kg (128lbs) 57 kg (126lbs)
4yo F 56 kg (124lbs) 55 kg (121lbs)
3yo C & G 54 kg (119lbs) 52 kg (115lbs)
3yo F 52 kg (115lbs) 50 kg (110lbs)
Nakayama Racecourse

Course Description

The venue is known as an especially difficult course to win on strategy alone with the mile course starting at the mouth of the backstretch, with a run of more than 500 meters that evens the chances of success for any draw. The course turns left for 400 meters before hitting the grueling Tokyo straight of 525 meters, the first 225 meters of which is uphill.

Circumference 2,083.1m
Width 31 - 41m
Homestretch (final turn to finish) 525.9m
1,600m (T) Record Time as of January 2017: Strong Return (3 June 2012) 1:31.3
Nakayama Racecourse

Watch the race in 2016