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Location address: United Kingdom, East Riding of Yorkshire
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Kiplingcotes Derby is widely accepted to be the oldest annual horse race in the English sporting calendar. It reputedly began in 1519 and takes place on the third Thursday in March, often in exceptionally adverse weather conditions. The 490th race was held on 19 March 2009, the 2010 event took place on 18 March, the 2011 event on 17 March, the 2012 race on 15 March, the 2013 race on 21 March 2013 and the 2014 race on 20 March.