By NYRA Press Staff — The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) today announced an expanded weekend broadcast schedule for America’s Day at the Races, the acclaimed national telecast presenting coverage and analysis of the best racing from around the country.
Produced by NYRA in partnership with FOX Sports, America’s Day at the Races will air Friday from 1:30 – 3:00 p.m. on FS2 and 3:00 – 6:30 p.m. on FS1. Saturday and Sunday’s coverage will air on FS1 from 1:30-6:30 p.m. The 15-hours of weekend coverage will include stakes action and live racing from Aqueduct Racetrack, Oaklawn Park, and Tampa Bay Downs. (All times Eastern.)
“During these uncertain times, our goal this weekend is to provide some normalcy for sports fans and horseplayers,” said NYRA Chief Revenue Officer Tony Allevato. “Thoroughbred racing is an economic engine across the country that sustains good paying jobs and hourly workers. These shows are an expression of support for an entire industry.”
America’s Day at the Races is presented by Runhappy, Claiborne Farm and America’s Best Racing. Hosted by Greg Wolf, this weekend’s broadcast team includes Richard Migliore, Gary Stevens, Michelle Yu, Laffit Pincay III, Nancy Holthus, Tom Amoss and Jonathon Kinchen.
Racing fans can wager on all the action via http://www.NYRABets.com. Free Equibase-provided past performances are available for races that are part of the broadcast and can be accessed at www.nyra.com/aqueduct/racing/tv-schedule.