If you ever do find yourself on the West coast of Scotland then make sure you check to see if the Ayr racecourse is holding a race meeting, for the course is very easy to find being at 2-6 Whitletts Rd, Ayr KA8 0JE, and you will be in for an excellent days racing if they are holding a meeting on any day you visit.
One thing that not many people realise about Ayr is that they hold both Flat racing and National Hunt racing throughout the year, and two of the major races you should try and watch of bet on at the very least are the Scottish Grand National along with the Ayr Gold Cup race.
If you cannot make it to the racecourse then make sure you tune into the TV Channel Racing UK on the Sky network as they do show every race being run at Ayr.
Facts and Stats about Ayr Racecourse
Some of the races held at Ayr will only have a small number of runners in them however some other races can have huge fields, so picking a winner on those latter races can be difficult!
However, they do say that one of the best betting systems you can adopt is to bet on jockeys, trainers and even owners that excel at any racecourse, and with that saying in the forefront of your mind please read on to find out who they are!
Who are the Top Jockeys at Ayr?
Hundreds of jockeys will be taking their chances at Ayr each season, but so far this year the following jockeys have built up a very solid track record for riding winners there, Jack Garritty, Paul Mulrennan, Tony Hamilton, Miss Becky Smith and Duran Fentiman.
Who are the Top Trainers?
Many of the leading trainers at Ayr racecourse are based in Scotland but some of them are based across the border, and as such do look out for any of the following trainers who do have horses running at Ayr, Jedd O’Keeffe, Paul Midgley, John Quinn, Garvan Donnelly and Marjorie Fife.
Where to Bet on Ayr Races
You are going to be getting the best odds on offer whenever you may the very wise decision of using the betting change at Betfair.
You can bet any horse to win at some of the highest odds around, but you are also going to be given the opportunity of laying any horses you think are going to lose any race ay Ayr too!
Which Horses are Course Specialists at Ayr?
Five horses to look out for whenever they are scheduled in any races at Ayr are Tanasoq, Naples Bay, Club Wexford, More Than This and Remember the Days.
Who are the Top Owners?
To round off this guide to Ayr racecourse do make a note of the following owners as they are the ones that do also have a good record of owning horses that seem to win more races at this course, F Brady & J S Morrison, D Ward Racing, A Rhodes Haulage and P Timmins, C Varley and Ingham Racing Syndicate.