QIPCO BRITISH CHAMPIONS SERIES - THE WORLD'S FINEST FLAT RACING
ABOUT QIPCO BRITISH CHAMPION SERIES 2011:
The QIPCO British Champions Series is designed to throw the spotlight on
Britain’s best Flat races and will climax on 15 October 2011 with the richest fixture in British racing history, the brand new QIPCO British Champions Day at Ascot.
The Series features 35 Flat races staged at ten of the
UK’s leading racecourses: Ascot, Doncaster, Epsom Downs, Goodwood, Haydock Park, Newbury, Newmarket’s July Course, Newmarket’s Rowley Mile, Sandown Park and . York
It encompasses the top races at British racing’s key festivals, including the QIPCO Guineas Festival at
Newmarket, the Investec Derby Festival at Epsom, Royal Ascot, the Newmarket July Festival, Glorious Goodwood, the Welcome to Yorkshire Ebor Festival at York and the Ladbrokes St Leger Festival at Doncaster.
The QIPCO British Champions Series comprises five easy-to-follow champion categories - Sprint, Mile, Middle Distance, Long Distance and Fillies & Mares.
The seven highest-rated races feature in each category, including a same-day finale in each on QIPCO British Champions Day.
Long-term, the QIPCO British Champions Series aims to attract a wider audience for the
’s second most attended sport. UK
About QIPCO Holding:
QIPCO Holding is one of the leading private investment companies in
. Established in 1999, QIPCO Holding has a diverse range of interests, including real estate, construction, oil and gas, finance and health services. Its portfolio of interests includes Qatar Bloodstock, which owns the stallion Makfi, the winner of the 2010 2000 Qatar . Guineas
Qatar Investment & Projects Development Holding Company (QIPCO Holding) is owned by six brothers who are members of the Royal Family of Qatar. The Chief Executive is Sheikh Hamad bin Abdullah Al Thani, who together with his brothers are nephews of the Emir of the State of Qatar.
Over time, the group has diversified itself to form individual subsidiaries, each operating independently and specialising in their fields of expertise.
For more information visit: www.qipco.com.qa
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