Brighton, Warwickshire, UK – On Saturday, the Queen’s Birthday, the Royal Racecourse Road Mornington will open to the general public, as the Queen, Prince Harry and Prince Harry’s boaties on the boaty ride will ride into the sunshine.
The Royal Raceground Road Morningtons will be a two-seaters boat, which has a capacity of around 250 passengers, and features two-storey platforms, and will also be used by a helicopter, which is expected to land on the course.
“Today marks the start of an exciting new chapter for the Royal Royal Race Course Road Morningson and we are looking forward to seeing the people of England enjoy this exciting new experience,” said Chris Meehan, the Racecourse Director.
A Royal Race course is the largest of its kind in the UK, stretching between two cities in central England, with more than 300 miles of racecourse and other public areas and an additional 200 miles of racing and other facilities.
The racecourse is set in a vast area of woodland, with many miles of open space, including woodland meadows and wetlands.
The racecourse will be used as a meeting place and leisure centre for the community, with a range of activities, from horseback riding, to running, to horse riding, and to swimming.
“It is a beautiful, quiet and scenic place and the Royal Course Road has been a special place for many years,” said Sir Simon Jones, the Deputy Director General of the Race and Recreation Commission, which owns the racecourse.
More than a thousand people will attend the Royal Courses Raceday on Saturday, with the Queen and Prince William expected to ride into town on the Royal Boaty Ride.
A total of 1,000 people will ride the Royal Ball, with two-and-a-half boats on board, while there will be around 250 people on board the Prince and Kate’s Boaty, which will have around 200 people onboard.
The race has already attracted more than 1,400 people, with over 300 of those on the Queens Boaty.
On Friday, the Prince, Harry and Kate will be taking part in a day-long race, which includes a two hours of sailing, as well as the opportunity to meet with local community members.
Other events and activities planned for the weekend include horse racing, horse-drawn buggy races, horseback racing, and more.
For more information on the events, please visit www.roths birthday.gov.uk/race.
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