Horse Racing
Renovation works - Sha Tin large all weather track and turf track

19/12/2017 17:35

1. Ripping of large all weather track

The large all weather track was ripped today to a depth of 5 1/2″ to relieve surface hardness. The track will be expected to ride similar to the meeting on 17 December, weather permitting.

2. Verti-drain on Sha Tin turf track

The verti-drain was used on the Sha Tin turf track to alleviate surface hardness according to the following schedules:

12 December A to C Course
18 – 19 December C+3 Course and the remaining area

On completion of the works, the areas were lightly rolled as per previous practice.