|Situated about 30 minutes from Berlin city centre, the Hoppegarten Racecourse has as its principal race the Group 2 Diana Trial held each May.|
|In 1867 the Union-Klub Jockey Club was formed and they
bought 600 hectares of land on the outskirts of Berlin which was previously used for
growing hops, hence the name.
|The inaugural meeting took place on 17th May 1868 and both King Wilhelm I and Otto Von Bismarck were in attendance.|
|If you have badges, racecards, pictures of the racecourse or further details about the course, including your memories, then email firstname.lastname@example.org|