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HRRN to Provide Live Coverage of Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Sale

Coverage to be Presented by EMBRACE THE RACE

Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY, announced Friday that they will provide exclusive on-site coverage of the Fasig-Tipton Saratoga Sale for the third consecutive year on Monday, August 5 and Tuesday, August 6.

HRRN’s coverage will be hosted live from the Fasig-Tipton Sales Pavilion beginning at 6:30 p.m. ET each night and will continue through the end of both sessions.  The broadcasts will air nationally on  Sirius channel 93 as well as on SiriusXM internet/smartphone channel 961 and be streamed live on the HRRN website,

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$1 Million Haskell Invitational Live on HRRN this Sunday

Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY announced Thursday, they will return to Monmouth Park this weekend to provide live coverage of Sunday’s $1 million Haskell Invitational.

HRRN’s coverage will air from 5:00-7:00 p.m. ET and include pre and post race analysis as well the live call of the Haskell and undercard stakes races from track announcer Larry Collmus. Fans can tune-in throughout North America on Sirius channel 92, SiriusXM internet/smartphone channel 961 and listen to live streaming on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net. The live stream is also now available to iPhone and iPad users through the HRRN site. Read more

HRRN Continues “Road to the Breeders’ Cup” Series Live from Calder this Saturday

Broadcast to air nationwide on SiriusXM satellite radio

Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY announced Wednesday, they will return to Calder Casino and Race Course for the sixth consecutive year to provide live coverage of the Summit of Speed this Saturday.

HRRN’s coverage will air from 3:00-5:00 p.m. ET and feature five stakes races on the Saturday card: the Bob Umphrey Turf Sprint, Carry Back (G3), Azalea (G3), Smile Sprint Handicap (G2) and Princess Rooney (G1). Fans can tune-in throughout North America on Sirius channel 93, SiriusXM internet/smartphone channel 961 and listen to live streaming on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net. Read more

Equine Forum Podcast – June 29, 2013

Mike Penna and Jude Feld broadcast live from our Lexington, KY studio and are joined by special guests Chris Kay, John Velazquez, Marty McGee and Wesley Ward.

XpressBet Weekend Stakes Preview – June 28, 2013

From June 21, 2013, Jude Feld, and Ellis Star handicap the weekend’s biggest stakes races and give you the “Xpress-Bet of the Day”

Brisnet Call In Show Presented by TwinSpires June 27, 2013

HRRN’s Brisnet.com Call In Show Presented by TwinSpires June 27th, 2013. Hosted by Chad Summers, Ellis Star and Ed DeRosa.

Trainer Talk with Gary Contessa and Tom Bush

HRRN’s Trainer Talk show from June 26, 2013 New York trainers Gary Contessa and Tom Bush discuss their careers.

HRRN Showcases 6 Hours of Belmont Stakes Coverage Saturday

Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY, announced Thursday they will return to Belmont Park for the seventh consecutive year to provide six hours of live Belmont Stakes coverage this Saturday.

HRRN coverage begins Saturday morning with a special Belmont Stakes edition of the network’s popular weekly talk show, the Equine Forum, from 8-10 a.m. ET followed by live coverage of the Easy Goer Stakes, True North Handicap (G2) and Longines Just A Game (G1) from 2-4 p.m. ET.

HRRN continues with live coverage of the 145th Belmont Stakes (G1) and 141st Woodford Reserve Manhattan (G1) from 5-7 p.m. ET. Read more

Equine Forum Podcast – June 1, 2013

Mike Penna and Jude Feld broadcast live from our Lexington, KY studio to preview Belmont’s New York Showcase Day and the inaugural Penn Mile. Special guests include Tracy Egan, Gary Contessa and Dan Silver.

8 Hours of Preakness Stakes Coverage Begins Friday on HRRN

Coverage to include Black Eyed Susan, Pimlico Special and Preakness day undercard stakes

Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY, announced Tuesday they will provide eight hours of Preakness Stakes coverage live from Pimlico Race Course beginning Friday, May 17th. For the sixth consecutive year, HRRN’s coverage will culminate Saturday afternoon with exclusive coverage of the 138th Preakness from
5-7 p.m. ET.

HRRN ‘s coverage begins Friday with a two hour broadcast of the Grade 2 Black Eyed Susan and Grade 3 Pimlico Special from 4-6 p.m. ET. On Saturday, HRRN will host a special Preakness Stakes edition of their popular weekly talk show, the Equine Forum, from 8-10 a.m. ET. The network’s live race coverage continues Saturday afternoon with the Preakness day undercard stakes from 2:00-4:00 ET followed by exclusive radio coverage of Preakness 138 beginning at 5:00 ET.

Fans can tune in on multiple HRRN affiliates throughout the country as well as on SiriusXM satellite radio and online with live streaming provided on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net. HRRN’s coverage of the Preakness Stakes will also be aired to U.S. service men and women around the globe on the American Forces Network. A complete listing of affiliates and SiriusXM channel information can be found on the HRRN site.

Additional HRRN programming throughout Preakness week includes “Trainer Talk” on Wednesday afternoon, the “Brisnet.com Call In Show” presented by TwinSpires on Thursday and the “Xpressbet Weekend Stakes Preview” on Friday. All three shows can be heard live from 6-7 p.m. ET on Sirius 93/XM 209.

HRRN President, Mike Penna will anchor the coverage along with analysts Jude Feld and Kurt Becker. Sean Clancy and Chad Summers will provide live paddock interviews and commentary.