Hipodromo de las Americas, Mexico City

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Hipódromo de las Américas is a thoroughbred and quarter-horse race track in Mexico City, Mexico that had its inaugural meeting on March 6, 1943. It is located approximately four and one-half miles from the downtown district, on Lomas de Sotelo, Mexico City. It is operated by Grupo CIE.

Facilities include the original club-house and grandstand, with seating for 20,000 persons, as well a stable area which can accommodate 1700 horses. It is the home of the Mexican Derby, and many prominent jockeys have ridden there over the years.

Track: oval; Two Chutes: Seven furlongs and one and one-quarter miles.

Record Attendance: 43,371 on Feb. 5, 1981; Record Pari-Mutuel Handle: $1,428,858 on May 30, 1981.
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  • I had a chance to see a Sunday horse race at the Hipodromo from the large all-glass walls of the Citibanamex Center that faces it (I was there for a Meeting). Very nice view! A short visit at the...  more »
  • We had a great afternoon at the Sunday races, good facilities, friendly and helpful staff. Icy cold beer. Good quick fire action, a fun day out!  more »
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  • Do you fancy horse racing? You will never regret being here. For those into betting and gambling, you get all these here. But it's the fast-paced, photo finishes in the horse racecourse that you will enjoy most.
  • Very nice place with horses. Building is a little bit old and it's easy to get lost. It's always freezing in there

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