Newmarket Festival April 30 - May 1
2011 QIPCO Guineas Festival
- Saturday, April 30 - Sunday, May 1
Location: Newmarket Race Courses
The spotlight this weekend will be on the first two Classic thoroughbred races of the season in the U.K, the QIPCO 2000 Guineas on Saturday and The QIPCO 1000 Guineas on Sunday.
Both The QIPCO 2000 Guineas and The QIPCO 1000 Guineas for fillies are run over a mile and represent the first big test for the three-year-old "classic" generation in Europe