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at Wellington Racing Club

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

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.

Our Mission: 

We are here to support our current and future members in keeping racing as a dynamic, engaging and relevant sport within New Zealand

Our Vision:

To show leadership within the NZ Thoroughbred Industry by developing a contemporary business model that drives a sustainable future through alternative income streams, industry rationalisation and efficiency of operation.

To develop a racing model that drives consistency of brand experience, confidence in wagering and an environment where stakeholders are prepared to invest.

To develop a commercial model where racing co-exists with parallel racing and non-racing related commercial activities to provide strategic growth options.

To provide a first stop entertainment option of choice that offers a platform for a great day out catering for all age groups.

To celebrate racing and increase engagement, breeding a new generation of race goers to protect the longevity of racing.

Our Values:

Realism, Accountability, Collaboration, Excellence with honesty, integrity and enthusiasm

At Wellington Racing Club we have a small team of passionate individuals with a drive to protect the longevity of racing and deliver exceptional racing events.

Current Vacancies 

No current vacancies