Vamos Stakes

Looking for early info on this year’s Vamos Stakes? The experts at Neds have put together everything you need to know before this year’s race.

Vamos Stakes, Launceston Racecourse

Run over 1,400 metres in February, the Vamos Stakes is a Group 3 race held at Launceston Racecourse during the Tasmanian Summer Racing Carnival on Launceston Cup Day. 

Starting out as a Listed Race, this race was upgraded to Group 3 in 2014 and offers $150,000 in prize money. 

Open only to fillies and mares, the Vamos Stakes is a weight-for-age event and can serve as a potential lead-up into Adelaide’s Group 1 Robert Sangster Stakes (1200m) held later in the year. 

Vamos Stakes 2021 – Quick Information

  • Race Day: Wednesday, February 24th, 2021
  • Track Location: Launceston Racecourse
  • Track Surface: Turf
  • Track Direction: Left-handed
  • Race Distance: 1,400 metres
  • Weight Conditions: Weight for age
  • Qualification: Three year olds and older (fillies and mares)
  • Type: Thoroughbred
  • Grade: Group 3
  • Operator: Tasmanian Turf Club
  • Prize Purse: $150,000
  • Inaugural Race: 2007
  • 2021 Vamos Stakes Winner: Still A Star

vamos Stakes 2021 RESULTS

The official 2021 Vamos Stakes results will be available below once the race takes place on Wednesday February 24th, 2021. 

  1. #2 Still A Star
  2. #1 Deroche
  3. #7 Runaway Girl

Vamos Stakes Betting 2021

New Ways to Bet at neds

There are many different ways to bet on the Vamos Stakes, we’ve included some of the most popular options below:

Bet Type How To Place This Type Of Bet In This Year’s Vamos Stakes
Win Bet Place your bet on the horse you think will take first place in this year’s Vamos Stakes.
Place Bet Place your bet on the horse you think will place in the top three finishers at this year’s Vamos Stakes. Pays less than a win bet, but offers safer odds.
Each-Way Bet If your runner finishes 1st in the Vamos Stakes, you will collect both the Win and the Place dividend. If your horse finishes 2nd or 3rd you will collect the Place dividend.
Quinella Bet You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in any order, within the Vamos Stakes, in order to win the Quinella.
Exacta Bet You must select the runners that finish 1st and 2nd in the correct order, within the Vamos Stakes to win the Exacta.
Trifecta Bet You must select runners to finish 1st, 2nd and 3rd in the correct order, within the Vamos Stakes to win the Trifecta.
First Four You must select runners that finish 1st, 2nd ,3rd and 4th in the correct order, within the Vamos Stakes to win the First 4.
Quadrella Bet (Quaddie) You must select the winners of four nominated races to win the Quaddie. This means you would have to select three other races apart from the Vamos Stakes, in order to be eligible to place a Quaddie.

How To Bet On The Vamos Stakes in 2021

  1. Log in at neds.com.au
  2. Make a deposit, using your credit card, PayPal or other safe electronic method
  3. Make sure to check out form guide, once it’s released
  4. Decide what kind of bet you’re going to place (Win, Place, Each-Way, Trifecta + more betting options, please read our section on Vamos Stakes Betting above).
  5. Select the horse(s) for the race.

Vamos Stakes 2021 ODDS

Early market betting odds on the 2021 Vamos Stakes will be displayed below once available. Odds are subject to fluctuation. For current odds on all of our live markets, please visit neds.com.au.

Which Horse Will Win The Vamos Stakes in 2021

The best way to pick who will win the Vamos Stakes is to take into account the form, assess the barriers, consider the weight the horse will carry, among other factors.

Additional factors to take into consideration are as follows:

  • Best Lead Up – To get a forecast of this race, tune in to the Bow Mistress Stakes, taking place in Hobart a fortnight earlier.
  • Interstate Invasion – Expect to see some expertly trained Victorian horses travelling down to the Apple Isle for this race.

Vamos Stakes Favourites 2021

Early favourites in 2021 Vamos Stakes betting include the Bow Mistress winner Ethical Solution and the reigning champion Deroche

Deroche ($1.80 in 2020) was the last Vamos Stakes favourite to win.

Vamos Stakes 2021 Field

The official 2021 Vamos Stakes field of final acceptances is announced the Friday prior to the race and will be published in full below.

Vamos Stakes 2021 Tips

Favourite: #4 Ethical Solution ($2.80 at time of publish)

Best Bet: #2 Still A Star ($3.60 at time of publish)

Best Roughie: #8 Lucky Lil ($61 at time of publish)

Our insider 2021 Vamos Stakes tips will be detailed here the week of the race and a full betting preview published on the Neds Blog.

CLICK HERE FOR OUR COMPLETE 2021 LAUNCESTON CUP DAY PREVIEW & TIPS

Vamos Stakes Race Day 2021

The Vamos Stakes takes place on Wednesday February 24th, 2021 at Launceston Racecourse as the key support act on the Launceston Cup Day card. Racing at the meeting is headlined by the stayers facing off in the Group 3 $250,000 Launceston Cup (2400m)

Vamos Stakes Barrier Draw 2021

The 2021 Vamos Stakes barrier draw will be released to the public a few days before the race and will be published in our above Vamos Stakes Field section. 

Vamos Stakes Nominations 2021

Nominations close at 12:00 PM on Wednesday, the 17th of February, 2021. 

Vamos Stakes Weights

Weight for age conditions apply to this race. Final weights are announced at 4:00 PM on Thursday, the 18th of February, 2021 with weights on the final acceptors to be published in our above Vamos Stakes Field section. 

Vamos Stakes Acceptances 2021

Acceptances must be declared before 9:00 AM on Friday, the 19th of February, 2021 and will be published in our above Vamos Stakes Field section. 

Vamos Stakes Jockeys 2021

The final riders announcement is at 12:00 PM on Friday, the 19th of February, 2021 with jockeys to be published in our above Vamos Stakes Field section. 

Vamos Stakes Scratchings 2021

Scratchings close at 7:30 AM on Wednesday, the 24th of February, 2021.

2021 Vamos Stakes Scratchings:

  • #9 French Heiress (6)

Vamos Stakes Prize Money 2021

This races prize purse is worth $150,000 in total, distributed from places first through to eighth.

Place Prize Money
1st $90,000
2nd $27,000
3rd $13,500
4th $6,750
5th $3,750
6th $3,000
7th $3,000
8th $3,000

Vamos Stakes Race Number 2021

The 2021 Vamos Stakes is set to run as Launceston Race 9 at 5:44pm (AEDT) on Wednesday the 24th of February, 2021. There are ten races in total that day at Launceston Racecourse.

Vamos Stakes Form Guide 2021

The final form guide will be available the week of the race. You can check our full form guide closer to race day to see if the form guide for the 2021 Vamos Stakes has been released.

CLICK HERE FOR THE FULL 2021 VAMOS STAKES FORM GUIDE

Vamos Stakes Live

You can watch or listen to the 2021 Vamos Stakes live, across the following mediums.

Pay television: Sky Racing 1 (channel 526 on Foxtel)

Radio: Radio Sport National

Vamos Stakes Winners

Winners of the Vamos Stakes going back to 2007 are displayed in the table below. 

Year Winner Trainer Jockey Weight Time
2021 Still A Star Bill Ryan Brendon McCoull 57 kgs 1:24.06
2020 Deroche Leanne Gaffney Craig Newitt 53.5 kgs 1:25.39
2019 Twitchy Frank Adam Trinder Anthony Darmanin 57 kgs 1:25.06
2018 Life On The Wire Scott Brunton Craig Newitt 57 kgs 1:23.77
2017 Kiss Me Ketut Matthew Brown Boris Thornton 57 kgs 1:22.89
2016 I Love It John Salanitri Stephen Baster 57 kgs 1:22.67
2015 Vibrant Rouge Glenn Thornton Damien Thornton 57 kgs 1:23.57
2014 Rebel Bride Leon Wells Anthony Darmanin 57 kgs 1:24.42
2013 Beautiful Buns Adam Trinder Clare Lindop 57 kgs 1:23.37
2012 Lady Lynette David Brunton Michael Guthrie 57 kgs 1:25.54
2011 Lady Lynette Scott Brunton Michael Guthrie 57 kgs 1:24.79
2010 I’m A Hussy Scott Brunton Ben Melham 57 kgs 1:24.31
2009 Lady Lynette David Brunton Michael Guthrie 57 kgs 1:23.00
2008 Blazonry John Hogan Rhys McLeod 56.5 kgs 1:24.53
2007 Lekitama David Brunton Brendon McCoull 56.5 kgs 1:25.05