Three international G1 races – the Audemars Piguet QEII Cup, Champions Mile and Chairman’s Sprint Prize – will be staged on the same day for the first time, attracting racing enthusiasts of all kinds from across the globe as well as the local social set. Let’s all enjoy the thrill of world-class racing!
Wednesday April 11 – Audemars Piguet QEII Cup Selections Announcement
Venue: 3/F Owners Box, Happy Valley Racecourse
Michele Reis, Ambassador of the Audemars Piguet QEII Cup, attends the Selections Announcement and announces the contenders list with the officiating guests. The contenders list for the three international G1 races have been announced on the same day.
Thursday April 26 – Barrier Draw Ceremony
Venue: JC Box, Sha Tin Racecourse
Be among the first to know the Barrier Draw results for the Audemars Piguet QEII Cup, Champions Mile and Chairman’s Sprint Prize. May the best horse win!
Friday April 27 – Audemars Piguet QEII Cup Gala Party
Venue: Parade Ring, Happy Valley Racecourse
To celebrate the 20th running of this prestigious international horse racing event sponsored by Audemars Piguet, connections of the global racing community and local socialites will gather to enjoy a relaxing party night before the big races.
Sunday April 29 – Champions Day
Venue: Sha Tin Racecourse
The Audemars Piguet QEII Cup (2000m) will be complemented for the first time by two other international G1 races, the Champions Mile (1600m) and Chairman’s Sprint Prize (1200m), on the same day. An elite group of thoroughbreds will be competing for glory in these big races. Racing fans, socialites and celebrity owner Michele Reis will be there to cheer on the world-class runners.