Churchill Downs

Churchill Downs featured on FOX Sports’ “America’s Day at the Races”

Racing from Churchill Downs for the track’s 2020 spring meet will be broadcast on FOX Sports’ “America’s Day at the Races,” which will air every race day on either FS1 or FS2. Produced by the New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) in partnership with FOX Sports, “America’s Day at the Races” is the acclaimed national […]
Read More
Race Tracks Prepare to Open After COVID-19

COVID-19 Updates Around the Racing Industry

Fasig-Tipton announces COVID-19 protocols for Midatlantic Sale On Monday (June 22) Fasig-Tipton announced their COVID-19 safety measures prior to the Midlantic 2-Year-Olds in Training Sale, which is the company’s first juvenile sale of the season. In order to adhere to Maryland regulations, Fasiq-Tipton, which operates the show part of the sale on June 24-26, has […]
Read More

Churchill Downs announces revised “Road to the Kentucky Derby” schedule

Churchill Downs Racetrack announced on Tuesday (May 12) suggestions for a list of possible events that could be used for an extension of the “Road to the Kentucky Derby.” This list is not final and depends on agreement from the tracks that host these races.   Additionally, the first race in the extended series, the […]
Read More
Racetracks in Various States Get Opening Approvals but No Fans

Racetracks in Various States Get Opening Approvals but No Fans

In March, horse racing tracks across America went silent. A few continued to race but banned spectators. By April, barely a handful of those tracks were still running races at all. The coronavirus pandemic took America – and the world – by storm, and all non-essential businesses were ordered closed to prevent COVID-19 from infecting […]
Read More
Kentucky Derby virtual

Virtual Kentucky Derby Day Set for May 2 on NBC and Online

The official Kentucky Derby, as fans around the world know it, is rescheduled for September 5, 2020. The coronavirus pandemic required the postponement of one of the biggest days in all of sports. But if the stars – and social distancing rules and antibody tests and vaccines – align, the 146th Kentucky Presented by Woodford […]
Read More
Privacy Policy