Network’s Kurt Hoover Reports from Trackside for Eight-Day Meeting
Arcadia, CA, July 1, 2014 — HRTV (R), The Network for Horse Sports, will assist in ushering in a new era for Thoroughbred racing in Southern California when it presents live on-site coverage of the inaugural Los Alamitos Thoroughbred meeting, beginning on Thursday, July 3.
HRTV’s Kurt Hoover will be trackside daily at the Orange County facility for the eight-day Summer Thoroughbred Festival, which will conducted over the track’s new one-mile surface. Hoover’s daily presence will include in-depth race coverage and analysis, the latest up-to-date information, and timely interviews with key connections.
Addtionally, HRTV’s Michelle Yu will serve as Los Alamitos’ simulcast host.
“We are delighted to be on-site at Los Alamitos for the first time to report on a new chapter in Thoroughbred racing in California,” said Scott Daruty, President of HRTV. “We anticipate this meeting to be an exciting new showcase for top-quality racing in Southern California.”
Los Alamitos will race on a Thursday-Sunday basis, through Closing Day, July 13, with a daily 2 p.m. PT first post.
Highlighting the compact session is the Grade 2, $500,000 Los Alamitos Derby on July 5. In all, Los Alamitos will offer seven stakes races during the boutique meeting, including the $100,000 Bertrando on Opening Day.
HRTV, The Network for Horse Sports, is a television-based multimedia network dedicated to equine sports. HRTV’s programming features horseracing from top U.S. and international racetracks, as well as a wide range of world-class English and Western horse competitions, news, original programming and award-winning documentaries covering the world of horse sports. The live stream of HRTV is available on a subscription basis to high-speed Internet users worldwide at www.hrtv.com. In the U.S., the HRTV television network is available via telco, cable and satellite in over 19 million homes.
Contact: Scott Cooper, HRTV, 609-391-8166