The George Ryder Stakes is a weight for age race that is held in world class race track- the Rosehill Gardens Race. The race is conducted on the day the Golden Slipper Stakes is held.
The ATC groups 1 race is open to all thoroughbreds that are 3 years and above. The winner of the race walks away with the prize money of A$1,000,000.
One of the major attractions of winning the George Ryder Stakes is that the winner of the race does not have to be part of the ballot for the Doncaster Handicap.
The present title holder of the race is Winx. The race is all set to be held on 18th march 2017.