Hipodromo de Tandil, Buenos Aries, Argentina

Horse Racing in ArgentinaHipodromo de Tandil is a thoroughbred racecourse in the city of Tandil, Buenos Aries Province, Argentina. It originally opened in 1866 which gives the course a claim to being the oldest racecourse in South America. It has a 2400m (1.5 miles) dirt track.

Hipodromo de Tandril ceased racing activities in 1984 and the site was allowed to deteriorate into a state of disrepair. In 2004, the Municipality of Tandil assumed control of the racecourse and began the process of regeneration. On Sunday, 5th March 2006, following 22 years of inactivity, Hipodromo de Tandil re-opened with the staging of a ten-race card, attracting a crowd of 35,000 people. The racecourse also plays host to music concerts at the venue.

Official website: www.hipodromodetandil.com.ar

 

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