For Immediate Release
March 30, 2016
EQUINE FORUM, XPRESSBET FLORIDA DERBY (G1), TWINSPIRES.COM LOUISIANA DERBY (G2) AND MORE BROADCAST LIVE ON HRRN SATURDAY
Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY and official radio home of the Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup World Championships, announced Thursday, their schedule for Saturday’s Triple Crown preps.
The popular weekly talk show, Equine Forum, will air live from Gulfstream Park Saturday morning from 8-10 a.m. ET. It can be heard nationwide on Sirius 219/XM 206 along with terrestrial affiliates across the country and is streamed live and podcast on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net.
The Xpressbet Florida Derby (G1) broadcast, brought to you by the Pan American Conference, begins at 5:00 PM ET with three other stakes scheduled to air from Hallandale Beach, including the Gulfstream Park Oaks (G2) and coincidentally, the Pan American (G2). Mike Penna, Jude Feld and Dan Mason will anchor the coverage, which is part of the “Saturdays at Gulfstream” series sponsored by the Florida Owners and Breeders Association. Track announcer Pete Aiello will provide the live race calls. Also included in the show will be the Twinspires.com Louisiana Derby (G2) with a scheduled post time of 6:21 PM ET. As always, the broadcast can be streamed live on the HRRN website.
In addition, Spanish-speaking listeners can enjoy these races with Roberto Rodriguez and Eloy Vielma providing coverage of all the action streaming live on www.hrrnenespanol.com. Their popular show “Hablando de Hipismo,” sponsored by Gulfstream Park, streams every Saturday morning from 10:00 – 11:00 AM ET.
The Horse Racing Radio Network is your home for Eclipse Award winning coverage of the biggest events in racing throughout the year. In 2017, HRRN will broadcast more than 100 stakes races from racetracks across the United States and around the world. HRRN is the official radio network of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, Belmont Stakes and Breeders’ Cup World Championships and produces a series of popular talk shows aired throughout the week on SiriusXM satellite radio: Xpressbet Radio on HRRN (Wednesday – Friday, 3-6 p.m. ET), Jock Talk presented by Tito’s Handmade Vodka (Tuesday, 6-7 p.m. ET), Trainer Talk presented by Fasig-Tipton (Wednesday, 6-7 p.m. ET), Brisnet Call In Show (Thursday, 6-7 p.m. ET), Weekend Stakes Preview presented by NYRA Bets (Friday, 6-7 p.m. ET) and the Equine Forum (Saturday, 8-10 a.m. ET). Select race broadcasts are available in Spanish through the HRRN en Español broadcast platform.
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