Winners and Past Results for the Epona Stakes.
The Epona Stakes is a Group 3 race hosted by the Australian Turf Club. It is a race run under set weight & penalty conditions for fillies & mares held in March of each year during the Sydney Autumn Racing Carnival.
The race has prize-money worth $150,000 and is run over a distance of 1900 metres at the Rosehill Racecourse.
The Epona Stakes was a listed race up until 2011 and was upgraded to Group 3 status and is held on the same day as the Group 1 Rosehill Guineas. Other races on this day include the Group 1 George Ryder Stakes, Group 1 The Galaxy, Group 2 Pago Pago Stakes, Group 3 Birthday Card Stakes and the Group 2 Magic Night Stakes.
Horses that run in the Epona Stakes may have come via races such as the Listed Sky High Stakes or the Listed Aspiration Quality Handicap run earlier in the month.
Horses contesting the Epona Stakes, trainers and owners may have the following races in mind for them to contest such as the Group 1 Storm Queen Stakes (2000 metres), the Group 3 Adrian Knox Stakes (2000 metres) or even the Group 1 ATC Australian Oaks (2400 metres).
|Year||Epona Stakes Winners|
|2008||Ready To Lift|