Arena Racing Company ("ARC") Formed
From the merger of two major racecourse groups, Arena Leisure and Northern Racing.
ARC launches The All-Weather Championships
Incorporating all all-weather flat races in Britain.
Inaugural All-Weather Championships Finals Day
The first All-Weather Championships Finals Day, worth £1 million takes place at Lingfield Park Racecourse
HM The Queen wins The Doncaster Cup
Estimate, trained by Sir Michael Stoute wins the historic Doncaster Cup.
Martin Cruddace Appointed ARC Chief Executive
Martin Cruddace, a qualified solicitor with a lifelong interest in racing, joined ARC in August 2015 following a similar role at the Association of British Bookmakers and ten years in a senior executive roles at Betfair.
Opening of refurbished Bath Racecourse
The multimillion pound redevelopment included the building of the new Langridge Grandstand
Racing resumes at Great Yarmouth following track redevelopment
Great Yarmouth provides one of the best straight turf miles in British racing, often utilised by top training yards to give opportunities to talented young racehorses.
Wolverhampton Racecourse unveils refurbished Holiday Inn
Significant upgrades to rooms, the dining are and café help to maintain an integral part of the Wolverhampton Racecourse business.
ARC reopens Hereford Racecourse
Following a four year closure, racing under rules returns to Herefordshire.
Newcastle Racecourse hosts racing on Tapeta surface
Newcastle Racecourse provides the first all-weather straight mile in the world, attracting a number of top class horses to compete at Gosforth Park.
Sectional timing data available from ARC racecourses
Sectional timing and stride data from ARC's four all-weather racecourses available on ATR online, a first in British Racing.
The Racing Partnership launched
Providing quality horseracing and greyhound content to bookmaker partners across Britain
Newcastle and Bath join Lingfield Park on Good Friday
Two feature fixtures on Good Friday, including the £100,000 Burradon Stakes at Newcastle push total prize money on Good Friday to £1.4 million.
ARC launches The Silk Series
A £150,000 race series for female jockeys, raising funds and awareness for Cancer Research UK
ARC joins the Rewards4Racing Programe
Members of the award-winning rewards programme for racegoers can earn points from bookings made at ARC racecourses
All-Weather bend installed at Fontwell Park
The cambered polytrack bend represents a significant upgrade to the bottom bend at Fontwell Park, previously susceptible to wet weather.
Sunderland and Newcastle Greyhound Stadiums join ARC
ARC joins Greyhound Media Group and TRP supplies BAGS fixtures to Licenced Betting Offices around Britain.
ARC prize money commitment grows to over £35 million
Continuing to support the British Racing industry.
ARC acquires Vermantia
Distributing TRP content to bookmaker partners worldwide
ARC partners with Sky Business to provide Wi-Fi
All ARC racecourses provide free Wi-Fi to racegoers, racecourse staff and racing professionals.
Ffos Las Racecourse joins ARC
West Wales racecourse joins ARC from the Walters Group.
Worcester Racecourse celebrates 300 years of racing
HM Princess Anne joins racegoers and special guests to celebrate 300 years of racing at Pitchcroft.
Hilton Garden Inn Doncaster opens
A new three star hotel to completent both Doncaster Racecourse and local economy.
Launch of Sky Sports Racing
An exciting development, taking live racing at ARC tracks into circa 15million homes in Britain