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Visiting San Lazaro Leisure Park in Carmona Cavite

A lot of Filipinos who were born in the 50’s till the late 70’s who eventually left and lived in another country will be surprised to know that the old San Lazaro Hippodrome was now occupied by a residential condominium and a Mall.

San Lazaro Leisure Park
San Lazaro Leisure Park

The Famous San Lazaro race track was originally built in a 16-hectare property at Sta. Cruz, Manila. It was later in 2003; the San Lazaro racing track was constructed in Carmona Cavite with world-class facilities. It was opened by Manila Jockey Club (MJC), one of the oldest racing clubs in Asia.

The Grandeur of San Lazaro Leisure Park

The park, acknowledged as the first truly-developed world-class race track in the Philippines, is situated in a 77-acre plot. One can experience being in the new “Mecca” of local racing upon entering San Lazaro leisure park.

The leisure park is located on a sprawling terrain shaped beautifully like the head of a horse. It has two-all weather race-tracks and a state-of-art turf club. The provisions for stabling the horses are worth-mentioning. The park houses facilities to stable 960 horses at a time. The provisions for equestrian center and residential subdivisions for direct industry players are also found in San Lazaro Leisure Park.

Live Betting Facilities at San Lazaro Leisure Park
Live Betting Facilities at San Lazaro Leisure Park

Any visitor to San Lazaro Leisure Park would find a steady stream of race horses on the SSLP stables ready for racing programs. The racing facilities of the club are adequate and good enough to entertain anyone entering the park.

Live Horse Racing

There are live horse racing events, and a visit to San Lazaro Leisure Park will allow you to enjoy watching the actual horse racing while betting on your favorite horse. Manila Jockey Club manages the Live Horse Racing events at San Lazaro Leisure Park.

Live Horse Racing at San Lazaro Leisure Park
Live Horse Racing at San Lazaro Leisure Park

Places near San Lazaro Leisure Park

San Lazaro Leisure Park is a sure place to visit, so are the places near it. Shopping freaks are sure to enjoy the visit. There are a number of shopping options near San Lazaro Leisure Park. These include Solenad2, Nuvalli, Cocacola St. Rosa Plant, Walter mart Sta. Rosa, Mc Donalds, SM City dasmarinas etc.

During special events, Manila Jockey Club also hosts betting lecture for beginners who wants to get the feel of horse racing and to experience live betting itself.

Written by Melo Villareal

Melo Villareal is the Online Publisher of He is an Accountant by profession who left the corporate world at the age of 23 to explore his beautiful country and the rest of the world. Today, Melo works as a part-time Social Media Manager for local and international clients. His full-time work focuses on discovering interesting culture, explore different cuisines and take memorable photos from local and international destinations he's visiting.

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