Mijas costa - Hipodromo

Mijas Hipodrome

Costa del Sol Race Course which was opened in 1999 and boasts a race track which is 1.700m and 1.600 m long and 25 metros wide. The Racing initially took place in the cooler evenings and then out of season at selected summer weekends up to 2013. It has not held races since 2013 due to financial dificulties.

 

Horse riding facilities remian, with over 100 livery horse boxes in use many people use these stabling facilities to keep their own horse.

As well as training rooms for jockeys, there is a 9,600 metre jumping paddock plus another 8.000 metre training paddock where there are riding lessons and training available for beginners and seasoned riders. There are also wide sand tracks and tiered seating for up to 2,000.

Horse lovers will be pleased to know that dressage events do take place from time to time.  

There is plenty of free parking on site.

The other main horse race track in Andalucia is at Dos Hermanos, near Seville. More about horse racing in Andalucia.

Sunday Market

Every Sunday there is also a rastro market at the racecourse. It is located in the main square and has more than 250 stalls selling second hand items. There is free parking available and there are some bars and restaurants open, as well as a children's play centre. The market is open to the public from 09.00 - 14.00 hrs

Go Karting Track


There was also a Go Karting track at the Hipodrome but this closed in 2015. More Karting in Andalucia

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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