PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release April 7, 2017 THREE MAJOR KENTUCKY DERBY PREPS TO BE BROADCAST LIVE ON HRRN
Wood Memorial (G2), Toyota Blue Grass (G2) & Santa Anita Derby (G1)
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 vital Kentucky Derby (G1) preps.
The special broadcast begins at 5:30 PM, on Sirius 113, with the Wood Memorial (G2) scheduled to run at 5:52 PM ET. That race will be followed by the Toyota Blue Grass (G2) at 6:17 PM ET. The Santa Anita Derby (G1) closes out the racing action at 6:30 PM ET.
Mike Penna and Jude Feld will anchor the coverage at Keeneland, with Anthony Stabile reporting from Aqueduct and Jeff Bloom checking in from Santa Anita. Bonus coverage of the Ashland (G1) at Keeneland will be included in Saturday’s show. As always, the broadcast can be streamed live on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net.
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. Visit www.horseracingradio.net, follow us on Twitter @HRRN or @HRRNenEspanol, and like “Horse Racing Radio Network” on Facebook.