The Ipoh racecourse is located at Perak where Ipoh is the capital of the state. The Perak Turf Club was formed in 1895 and moved to its present location in 1926.
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The principal race is the Perak Coronation Cup run over 1600 metres which held its inaugural race in 1985 when the Declan Murphy ridden Big Chief was successful. In 2002 and again in 2003 Confluence gained back to back wins, as did Golden Ace in both 2005 and 2006. The 2008 winner of the Coronation Cup was Triple Luck.

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If you have badges, racecards, pictures of the racecourse or further details about the course, including your memories, then email johnwslusar@gmail.com