SLTC To Host 14th International Racing Carnival

14 Aug 2017

The Selangor Turf Club’s annual International Racing Carnival will be held on Saturday, 19 and Sunday, 20 August 2017.


A total of seven international and local racing clubs and authorities will be participating in the International Racing Carnival. This year’s representation comprises Korea Racing Authority, Melbourne Racing Club, Penang Turf Club, Perak Turf Club, Perth Racing, Singapore Turf Club and The Royal Bangkok Sports Club. Each of the racing clubs/authorities will have a race named after their Clubs and representatives are invited be present the prizes of their named race.

The Club will be hosting the running of two reciprocal races. The scheduled reciprocal races are Korea Racing Authority Trophy and Melbourne Racing Club Trophy.

The Club will also run its biggest race of the year, the RM320,000 Piala Emas Sultan Selangor on Sunday, 20 August 2017.

Representing the third leg of the Club’s Triple Crown Series, the Piala Emas Sultan Selangor race featuring a distance of 2,000 metres is the blue ribbon event for the top stayers in the country.  

The first and second leg of the Triple Crown Series featuring the Tunku Gold Cup and the Selangor Gold Cup races were ran in January and April respectively. 

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