Horse racing has been a part of Hong Kong's history for over a century. The first official Hong Kong horse races meeting was held in 1846. Since then, horse racing has evolved into a major cultural and entertainment event, drawing participants and spectators from all walks of life.
There are two main racecourses in Hong Kong where horse racing takes place: Happy Valley Racecourse and Sha Tin Racecourse. Happy Valley racecourse is located on Hong Kong Island and is known for its vibrant nighttime race meetings. Sha Tin, racecourse is situated in the New Territories, hosting day races and is notable for its spacious layout and modern facilities.
Hong Kong hosts prestigious international horse racing events that attract global attention. The Hong Kong International Horse Racing, held annually in December at Sha Tin Racecourse, feature four Group 1 races: the Hong Kong Cup, Hong Kong Mile, Hong Kong Vase, and Hong Kong Sprint. These races draw elite horses and jockeys from various countries to compete for the Hong Kong International Races Cup.
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