- The Hippodrome Zagreb was made to gather huge horse lovers and owners of English and European horses of a fine lineage; with the purpose to work with horses, make recreational activities, exercises and competitions. At the Hippodrome Zagreb you will be able to see the most faster horses, descendants of Turk, Darley Arabian y Godolphin Barb breeds compete for the big prize.
The Hippodrome Zagreb also offers services of riding school, self-riding rental, horse stables rents and pony walks for children. For more information we suggest you to visit its official web site to know more about activities, ticket prices and racing days. Besides, this venue has also been headquarters of many concerts like latest Metallica’s world tour or the next Guns n’ Roses’ show.
Horse race is one of the most popular and oldest sports that are known in Zagreb. At first, horse owners where the ones that ran and trained with their horses. The history of horse tracking is about speed test performed between 2 or more thoroughbred horses. Nowadays there are several types of races: flat racing, trotting, hurdles races and cross country racing. The rapport between rider and horse is paramount to the smooth running of the race. Each country has a different schedule competitions and races. Horse races are controlled by judges and cameras that record the entire race
If you come to Zagreb on business or to visit the city as a tourist destination and you want to attend to an original, exciting and remarkable sport event during your holiday in Zagreb, then you should visit the Hippodrome Zagreb which offers recreational horse races every weekend during all year.