HRRN LAUNCHES FULL SLATE OF 2015 RACE COVERAGE WITH DONN AND SAN ANTONIO THIS SATURDAY
Broadcast to Include $500,000 Guaranteed ‘X-Country’ Pick 4
Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY, announced their 2015 broadcast schedule which is set to begin Saturday as the network returns to Gulfstream Park to provide live coverage of the Grade 1 Donn Handicap as well as the San Antonio Stakes from Santa Anita Park.
HRRN President Mike Penna will host the coverage from Gulfstream along with analysts Jude Feld and Kurt Becker with retired jockey Jeff Bloom joining from Santa Anita. Listeners can tune-in from 5:30-7:30 p.m. ET on Sirius channel 117 as well as via live streaming provided on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net.
Along with the Donn and San Antonio, HRRN’s coverage will include the Grade 1 Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap and San Marco Stakes which complete Saturday’s $500,000 guaranteed ‘X-Country’ Pick 4 created by leading online wagering provider, Xpressbet, in conjunction with Santa Anita Park, Gulfstream Park and the Stronach Group.
HRRN also plans a special ‘X-Country’ Pick 4 edition of their weekly Xpressbet Weekend Stakes Preview Show on Friday with analysts Ellis Starr and Anthony Stabile. The show can be heard live from 6:00-7:00 ET on Sirius 220 and XM 206 with live streaming and podcasts available on the HRRN website.
In 2015, HRRN is once again proud to be the exclusive radio home of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, Belmont Stakes and Breeders’ Cup while scheduling live on-site coverage of more than 100 graded stakes races including special “Road to the Kentucky Derby” and “Road to the Breeders’ Cup” series showcasing major prep races for each event.
In addition to the full docket of race coverage throughout the year, listeners will be treated HRRN’s exclusive talk shows:
Jock Talk presented by Tito’s Handmade Vodka Tuesday 6-7 p.m. ET Sirius 220/XM 206
Trainer Talk presented by Fasig-Tipton Wednesday 6-7 p.m. ET Sirius 220/XM 206
Brisnet.com Call In Show Thursday 6-7 p.m. ET Sirius 220/XM 206
Xpressbet Weekend Stakes Preview Friday 6-7 p.m. ET Sirius 220/XM 206
Equine Forum Show Saturday 8-10 a.m. ET Sirius 92/XM 92
Live streaming of all HRRN programming is available on the HRRN site along with podcasts of every show. Podcasts can also be accessed by subscribing to HRRN on iTunes.
A complete 2015 broadcast schedule along with SiriusXM and terrestrial affiliate information can be found at 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 2015, HRRN will broadcast more than 100 stakes races from racetracks across the country, and is the exclusive radio network of the Kentucky Derby, Preakness, Belmont Stakes and Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
HRRN also produces a series of popular talk shows aired throughout the week on SiriusXM satellite radio: 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), Xpressbet Weekend Stakes Preview (Friday, 6-7 p.m. ET) and the Equine Forum (Saturday, 8-10 a.m. ET).