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The following clubs race at Matamata:



Matamata racecourse stages racing on behalf of Matamata RC and South Waikato Race Club also stages its annual meeting there in March.  Comprising 157 acres, it's one of New Zealand's largest, and most successful training centres, with over 600 horses trained on the course each day by a number of NZs leading trainers based at the course. The training facilities include an equine pool, 10 separate training tracks including the American "All-Weather Trackmaster" surface, the only one of its kind in New Zealand which is capable of accommodating up to 1000 horses per day. With two grandstands overlooking the racetrack, Matamata enjoys the picturesque backdrop of the Kaimai Ranges.

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Course Info

Track Records Matamata Racing Club    
Dist Horse Date Time Wgt
1100m Sea Saint 06.04.05 01:03.3 56
1200m Captain Kurt 25.02.06 01:08.4 56
1400m Javelin 16.02.91 01:20.8 56
1600m Fire Commander 16.02.91 01:33.1 54
2000m Celtic Swing 26.02.00 02:01.7 53
2800m Classic Tudor 29.09.00 03:06.5 63.5
4000m Henry’s Mate 02.10.93 04:55.9 63

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