The 100th running of The Swedish Derby  Sunday July 16th 2017


Sunday July 16 will be a very special day within Swedish Horseracing. The winner of the Swedish Derby will be the 100th winner of this the “Blue Ribbon of Swedish Thoroughbred Racing”.

As in many other countries, leading owners and breeders, many years ago, took the initiative to introduce national Derby races, of course inspired by the famous original at Epsom in England. The first Swedish Derby – Svenskt Derby – was staged in July 1918 at Jägersro Racecourse in Malmö. The Home of all Swedish Derbys since.

The Derby this year will be worth a record 3 000 000 SEK (315 000 Euro). The whole raceday will offer pricemoney close to 7 000 000 SEK (735 000 Euro). A modern record crowd is expected and there will be a lot of opportunities to celebrate Derby Day.

The Panorama restaurant will offer a special Derby Buffet , Derby Garden Café will have sandwiches, cakes, tea, coffee etc. Several bars will serve Champagne, wine, beer. A variety of fast food will be available all over the public area.
There will be a section, Derby Kidz, for families and children with entertainment and activities. Style and fashion will be highlighted and both men and women can compete in “Hats of the Day”.

If you are looking for corporate entertainment opportunities please call or mail, Bo Gillborg +46 708-420936 bo.gillborg@svenskgalopp.se
If you would like to make a booking at the Panorama Restaurant please call 040-6718249.

Entrance is 200 SEK, children up to 18 is free.

SWEDISH DERBY 2017 (ENTERED) 3.000.000 kr 2400 dt

SCANDIC SWEDISH DERBY CONSOLATION (ENTERED) 300.000 kr 2400 dt

CITY OF MALMÖ TROPHY (ENTERED) 500.000 kr 1730 dt

TAITTINGER DERBY DAY SPRINT (ENTERED) 500.000 kr 1200 dt

LAND ROVER DERBY DAY SUMMER CUP (HCP 3+) 400.000 kr 2400 dt

ZAWAWI CUP Gr 3 (WFA 3+) 1.000.000 kr 1200 dt

TATTERSALLS MALMÖ SUMMERHANDICAP (HCP3+) 500.000 kr 1730 dt

MARGARETA WETTERMARKS MEMORIAL (WFA3+FM) 500.000 kr 1730 dt

KRONPRINSENS HUSARREGEMENTES MEMORIAL (HCP3+) 100.000 kr 2400 dt

BRA FLYGDERBY JUVENILE (WFA2) 150 000 kr 1200 dt