VOTING NOW OPEN FOR SECRETARIAT ‘VOX POPULI’ AWARD

Racing Fans Can Vote for Eighth Annual Winner LOUISVILLE, Ky. (Nov. 21, 2017) – Online voting is now open for the eighth annual winner of the Secretariat Vox Populi Award. Created by Secretariat’s late owner Penny Chenery, the Vox Populi, or “Voice of the People,” Award recognizes the racehorse whose popularity and racing excellence best […]

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SANTA ANITA PARK INSTITUTES ‘SHIP & STAY’ PROGRAM

LUCRATIVE INNITIATIVE TO TAKE EFFECT OPENING DAY, TUESDAY, DEC. 26 ARCADIA, Calif. (Nov. 20, 2017)–With its traditional Winter Meet opener looming on Tuesday, Dec. 26, Santa Anita Park has announced a first-ever “Ship and Stay” program, that is intended to attract out-of-state horsemen and to incentivize them to keep running in California throughout the new […]

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MATT DINERMAN NAMED NEW GOLDEN GATE FIELDS ANNOUNCER; AT AGE 25, CALIFORNIA NATIVE BRINGS ENTHUSIASM & DYNAMIC TALENT TO ICONIC FACILITY BEGINNING OPENING DAY, DEC. 26

‘A HOME RUN FOR GOLDEN GATE FIELDS AND CALIFORNIA RACING’ ARCADIA, Calif. (Nov. 17, 2017)–Effective opening day, Tuesday, Dec. 26, there will be a new voice by the San Francisco Bay, as Golden Gate Fields has announced the hiring of Matt Dinerman, who has served as track announcer for the past three years at Emerald […]

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OWNER/TRAINER RUIS COMMITS NATION’S TOP RATED 2-YEAR-OLD BOLT D’ORO TO GRADE II SAN FELIPE IN MARCH AND GRADE I, $1 MILLION SANTA ANITA DERBY IN APRIL

SANTA ANITA’S TRADITIONAL WINTER MEET TO OPEN ON TUESDAY, DEC. 26 ARCADIA, Calif. (Nov. 10, 2017)–America’s top rated 2-year-old, Bolt d’Oro will stay home at Santa Anita on the road to the Kentucky Derby in May, according to owner/trainer Mick Ruis. “We appreciate having stalls at Santa Anita and we want to run our horse […]

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SANTA ANITA AUTUMN ATTENDANCE & HANDLE UP SIGNIFICANTLY AS 19-DAY MEET DRAWS TO A CLOSE; ALL SOURCES HANDLE UP EIGHT PERCENT & ON-TRACK ATTENDANCE UP 16 PERCENT

LIVE RACING RETURNS TO THE GREAT RACE PLACE WITH TRADITIONAL WINTER MEET ON DEC. 26   ARCADIA, Calif. (Oct. 29, 2017)–Santa Anita’s 19-day Autumn Meet, which concluded on Sunday, showed significant increases in both attendance and handle when compared to the most recent non-Breeders’ Cup Autumn Meet, in 2015. All source pari-mutuel handle was up […]

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