A man has been taken to hospital the day before the Ballarat Cup following an early morning incident at the Ballarat Turf Club.
Paramedics were called to the Turf Club in Miners Rest prior to 6am on Friday morning following reports a man had been injured after falling from a horse.
Paramedics assessed the man at the scene who was doing track work at the time of the fall.
He was taken to Ballarat Base Hospital in a stable condition.
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