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Home to Takarazuka Kinen (GI), this track has a triangular configuration, unusual for Japan, where oval tracks predominate.
The sharp rise on the home stretch also makes for exciting races.

 Hanshin Racecourse Stand Information [PDF]

Hanshin Racecourse access map zoom
Hanhin Racecourse access map zoom

  • Approx. 30 minutes from Osaka and 25 minutes from Kobe Sannomiyausing the Hankyu Kobe Line (in both cases transferring at Nishinomiya- Kitaguchi Station), and approx. 5 minutes on foot from Hankyu Imazu Line Nigawa Station using the special underpass.

  • 1-1 Komano-cho, Takarazuka-shi, Hyogo 665-0053, Japan
  • 200 Yen (live race day)

Main Course (turf)
Length A-course 1,694m
  B-course 1,710m
  C-course 1,726m
Width A-course 25m
  B-course 23m
  C-course 20m

Dirt Course
Length 1,518m
Width 25m

Steeplechase Course (turf)
Length 1,362m (O-Line)
  410m (S-Line)
Width 21m


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