Horse racing on the Partynice Track in Wrocław

The Horse Racing course at Partynice is one of the popular + places. All families come to the races in search of fun.

Partynice Track website http://www.torpartynice.pl/

The Wrocław Horse Racing Track Partynice is one of three such facilities in Poland, next to Służewiec and the track in Sopot.

History

The track was opened in 1907, previously the horse race was seen by the inhabitants of Wrocław on the track at Szczytniki. In the interwar period of the twentieth century it was one of the most popular forms of entertainment, the competition was organized here until 1941. After World War II, the first races took place in 1952.

Brighter moments

One of the brighter moments in the history of the Partynice track was in 1969, when, in place of Czech Praga, the capital of Lower Silesia hosted participants of the annual meeting with English blood horses from Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia, East Germany, Poland, Hungary and the USSR. Partynice witnessed the huge success of Polish horses, which in terms of the amount of prizes won took second place behind Hungarian steeds, beating the rarely losing team of the Soviet Union.

Partynice is being revived

For several years, the trend of spending Sunday at Partynice is being revived. On racing days, there are even several thousand spectators of different ages. They are not only enthusiasts of sports competition, but also people who like to spend time in a friendly environment.

The Partynice track is primarily organized for English Thoroughbreds – a breed created specifically for races over three hundred years ago in the British Isles, but the program also includes Arabian horse racing, fence races, obstacles and trotting races.

The Horse Racing
The Horse Racing

In the season, the most important races are: Wielka Partnicka, Wielka Wrocławska, Lira – Oaks prize, the President of the City of Wrocław Award, the Ruthenian Award and the Constellation Award. Since 2016, races in the international Crystal Cup series have also been organized in Wrocław. More and more often horses from reputable stables in the Czech Republic and Germany come to competitions to Wrocław.

At the Wroclaw Racetrack Partynice there are also family picnics, dog competitions and other events.
During the racing days on the track, there are catering, beer gardens, food trucks.