Poole Greyhound Stadium

Poole Greyhound Stadium is one of the four greyhound tracks owned by Stadia UK, one of England's biggest track operator.

Poole Greyhound Stadium's west stand was built in 1997. It offers racing fans the very latest in comfort and technology. Live and replayed race action, along with up-to-the-minute Tote information guarantees a memorable night out.

The stadium also has a superb 300-seat restaurant. Fast food outlets and bars are also located throughout the facility.

Stadium Data
  • Circumference: 450 meters
  • Distance Raced: 250, 450, 640, and 840 meters
Stadium Records
  • 250m: Official Figure - 14.98 sec. (04/10/98)
  • 450m: August Twenty - 26.70 sec. (11/01/97)
  • 640m: El Onda - 38.96 sec. (05/09/98)
  • 840m: Musical Treat - 52.45 sec. (11/15/97)
Major Greyhound Racing Events
  • Golden Crest

Getting to Poole Greyhound Stadium
Poole Greyhound Stadium is located at Wimborne Road, Poole in Dorset, England.

There are four main considerations in betting on greyhound racing. These are: class, current form, early speed, and trap draw.
An average greyhound normally weighs between 65 to 75 pounds. The greyhound is the fastest breed of dog. It can reach a top speed of 45 miles per hour and can average more than 30 miles per hour for distances up to one mile.
Why do greyhounds wear muzzles?
Greyhounds wear muzzles while racing to protect the them from injury. The muzzles prevent them from fighting during the race. Muzzles also help in identifying the winner of close photo-finish races.