Founded in 1920, Bangalore Turf Club (BTC) nestles in the middle of 85 acres of greenery in the heart of Bangalore
. It has facilities such as stabling for over 1000 horses, three training tracks, an equine swimming pool, training schools, walking rings, a veterinary hospital and even an amateur riding school.
Bangalore Race Track is an oval shaped, right-handed course measuring approximately 1950 m with 4 sharp curves and pronounced gradients.
The club has a riding school, Bangalore Amateur Riding Institute, concentrating on training for races and show horses. Classes are held all year round except in August and September.
Bangalore Turf Club is about 3 km from Bangalore City Junction Railway Station
and 13 km from Bangalore International Airport