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Portsmouth Greyhound Track

Located along Target Road, Tipner in Portsmouth, England, Portsmouth Greyhound Track attracts a huge following. The young and trendy set rubs shoulders with traditional greyhound racing purists, giving the stadium a distinct atmosphere.

Even though the stadium is the smallest of the six tracks owned by the Greyhound Racing Association (GRA), its unique facilities layout gives an outstanding view of the track. The GRA is the biggest greyhound-track operator in England.

The stadium opened in 1931 and is known as the track where legendary trainer George Curtis showcased his skills.

Portsmouth Greyhound Track Information

  • Circumference: 354 meters
  • Distances Raced: 438, 610, 792 and 964 meters
  • Run to First Bend: 90 meters (for 438m races), 95 meters (for 610m races)
  • Stadium Capacity: 1,200

Portsmouth Greyhound Track Records

  • 256m: Lissadel Tiger - 15.55 sec (11/09/89)
  • 438m: Beavers Dip - 26.37 sec. (07/16/88)
  • 610m: Firmount Flapjack - 38.14 sec. (13/10/00)
  • 792m: My Texette - 50.52 sec. (07/28/93)
  • 964m: Wheres Dunait - 62.94 sec. (07/28/93)

Major Greyhound Racing Events

  • Golden Muzzle

Portsmouth Greyhound Track Quick Facts

Address:
Portsmouth Greyhound Track
Target Road
Tipner
Portsmouth PO2 8QU
Phone: +44 (23) 9269-8000