WAIKATO GREYHOUND RACING CLUB


Shares its dual Code racing venue at Cambridge Raceway with the Harness Code.  Provides a big, sweeping, on-turn track configuration, renowned for producing the country's fastest race times.  Home of the New Zealand Derby, a classic event for restricted age greyhounds.


CONTACT DETAILS
Cambridge Raceway, Taylor Street, Cambridge.
P O Box 419, Cambridge 3450
President: Jenny Bartlett
Secretary: Robert Death c/- Auckland GRC 
Phone: (09) 263 7077
Fax: (07) 827 5398
Email: waikatogreyhounds@xtra.co.nz
A/H:  (09) 376 5359
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RACE DAYS
The club races predominately on a Thursday afternoon of evening. 

 

NOMINATIONS 
Close with GRNZ per OnTrack's publication race schedules.

 


KENNELLING TIMES
Kennels are open 60 to 120 minutes prior to the first race. Kennel times can vary depending on the length of race programs and the number of races being run so check with the club if in doubt.

 

TRACK DISTANCES
Racing is conducted for all grades over 375m, 457m, 630m, 747m and 457 (h). 

 

TRIAL INFORMATION
Please contact the Club Secretary.  

 

CATERING  
Catering for all race meetings is provided with a variety of both hot and cold takeaway food and drinks available. Additional catering can be arranged for groups if pre-arranged with the Club Secretary.

 

TRACK RECORDS

 Distance   Greyhound  Time (Date)  
375 metres  Blue Paragon         20.64 (22/4/04) 
457 metres  Sergio 25.07 (20/03/11)        
650 metres  Teegan 37.05 (25/09/08) 
747 metres   Retaliate First 42.23 (28/8/13)


TRACK QUALIFYING TIMES

Distance Time
375 metres 22.50
457 metres 26.60

 

TRACK LAYOUT

Cambridge Tracklayout