HRRN TO PROVIDE EXCLUSIVE RADIO COVERAGE OF 146th PREAKNESS STAKES
LEXINGTON, KY (May 13, 2021) – Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, Kentucky and official radio home of the 2021 Triple Crown and Breeders’ Cup World Championships, will showcase exclusive radio coverage of the “middle jewel” of horse racing’s Triple Crown this Saturday, May 15, beginning at 5:00 p.m. ET. This year marks the 14th consecutive year HRRN has broadcast the Preakness Stakes.
The two-and-a-half-hour broadcast, produced in partnership with NBC Sports Audio Network, can be heard on terrestrial affiliates across the United States and on the NBC Sports Audio Network
SiriusXM channel 211 with a simulcast of the coverage available on HRRN’s Sirius 219/XM 201. Digital listeners can tune in to the Preakness Stakes on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net. A complete listing of nationwide affiliates can also be found here: Preakness Stakes Radio Affiliates.
HRRN president Mike Penna will anchor the Preakness broadcast along with analysts Kurt Becker, Tom Leach and Jeff Bloom with NBC announcer Larry Collmus providing the live race call.
In addition to the Preakness Stakes, HRRN’s Anthony Stabile and Bobby Neuman will have live coverage of the Grade 2 Black Eyed Susan Stakes and Grade 3 Pimlico Special on Friday afternoon beginning at 3:00 p.m. ET. Coverage can be heard on Sirius 219/XM 201 with live streaming available on the HRRN website, horseracingradio.net.
The Horse Racing Radio Network is your home for award-winning coverage of the biggest events in racing. In 2021, HRRN will broadcast more than 50 stakes races from racetracks across the U.S. including the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, Belmont Stakes and Breeders’ Cup. HRRN produces a series of popular talk shows aired throughout the week on SiriusXM satellite radio: Race Day presented by TwinSpires (Wednesday – Friday, 3-6 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, 8-11 a.m. ET).