Established in 1777 at Chennai
, Madras Race Club is one of the oldest clubs in India. It is an integral part of Chennai's cultural history. And at this course, the finest horse from the best centers, have raced for the most coveted prizes in the sport, including the Classic Indian Turf Invitation Cup. Live telecast of races from all over the country can be viewed at this club.
The Madras Riding School, affiliated to the Madras Race Club, offers training in horse riding, show jumping and dressage as well as polo.
Madras Race Club is about 12 km from Chennai Central Railway Station.