Wellington Racing Club is part of the RACE Inc. group.

Our Vision: "To enhance thoroughbred racing by providing NZ’s best  racing, hospitality and events experience"

Who is RACE Incorporated?

R.A.C.E. (Inc) stands for Racing at Awapuni, Otaki and Trentham Combined Enterprise Incorporated. RACE (Inc) was formed in July 2002 as the umbrella corporate entity for the Awapuni Partnership of Racing Clubs Manawatu Racing Club (Inc), Marton Jockey Club (Inc), Feilding Jockey Club (Inc), Rangitikei Racing Club (Inc). The Wellington Racing Club joined the Group in October 2005 with the Otaki-Maori RC coming aboard in August 2007.

The objects of RACE Inc. are:

To promote thoroughbred racing in all its forms within the Manawatu, Marton, Rangitikei, Feilding, Otaki and Wellington regions as well as the wider territory of the lower North Island: and
•To oversee and supervise the running of thoroughbred galloping race meetings held at Awapuni, Otaki and Trentham.
•To employ the profits of the RACE operations in furthering the objects of RACE and the objects of the Members Clubs: and
•To undertake such other activities as the Member Clubs may determine that are conducive to the economic development and financial welfare of RACE and its Member Clubs.