This site is not an official website for the track shown here and is neither approved or endorsed by the stadium. I am indebted to Richard English for helping to construct this page. 

The greyhound track in the Ystrad Mynach region of Hengoed, Galmorgan at 3° 13' W 51° 37' N was known as the Valley and first opened for racing on 20th July 1976. It has operated independently throughout its history. The track is situated on Twyn Road and has a circumference of 410 yards. It runs sprints over 310 yards, standard races over 515 yards and distance races over 720 yards.

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Its principal races are the Welsh Derby and the Glamorgan Cup.
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This section gives a comprehensive picture of the badges produced by the track throughout the ages, but only provides the briefest of glimpses of its history. For those wishing to undertake further research we can recommend a visit to

http://astore.amazon.co.uk/wwwgreyhoundd-21 where further reading can be undertaken.

If you have rare Ystrad Mynach racecards, badges, results, information, favourite stories or artefacts then email johnslusar@fsmail.net