Race to the Triple Crown

It’s the most prestigious (and rare) prize in North American horseracing. Will one horse emerge from the pack to take its place in history? Watch and wager as world-class thoroughbreds race for the Triple Crown during our special simulcasts!

KENTUCKY DERBY, MAY 6:

Post time:  4:34 p.m. MDT

PREAKNESS STAKES, MAY 20:

Post time:  4:18 p.m. MDT

BELMONT STAKES, JUNE 10:

Post time:  4:50 p.m. MDT

Note:  All post times are approximate and subject to change.

Race to the Triple Crown

Northlands Park track announcer Matt Jukich will discuss the stakes races leading up to this day, sharing his thoughts on who he thinks have the best chances to race themselves into the history books.

Matt’s Blog — Weekend Preview May 13

Second Week of Live Racing. The second week of the thoroughbred season is here – and much improved from the first one! We have 8 races on both Friday night (6:30pm) and Saturday afternoon (1:00pm).

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Matt’s Blog — Weekend Preview May 6

Its back! The 2017 thoroughbred season is finally upon us. It was a tough spring, and horrible April, but the weather has turned around and the excitement is building as we now get rolling. We were unable to go with two days for opening weekend, but we do have a solid...

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Matt’s Blog — Weekend Preview April 22

With the Road to the Roses now wrapped up – here is what we know for the expected contenders on the First Saturday in May: Rank Horse Rank Horse 1.  Girvin – Mike Smith  11.  State of Honor – Lezcano 2.  Classic Empire – Leparoux  12....

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Matt’s Blog — Weekend Preview April 8

Race 10 – Grade 2 $750k Wood The final stop in New York happens as Aqueduct has shifted to the main track for the remainder of the meet. The Wood goes as Race 10 on a 12 race card that also features the Grade 1 Carter and Grade 2 Gazelle. A pair of horses need to...

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Matt’s Blog — Weekend Preview April 1

Grade 1 $1 million Florida Derby Marathon card at Gulfstream Park on Saturday with 14 races scheduled, and the 14th of them is the Grade 1 $1 million Florida Derby. GUNNEVERA was the powerful winner of the Grade 2 Fountain of Youth, getting a great setup with brisk...

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Matt’s Blog — Weekend Preview March 3 – 5

Two stops on the East Coast on the Derby trail this weekend, one at Aqueduct and the other at Gulfstream. Both of the races are worth 50-20-10-5 Kentucky points to the first four finishers. Let’s start with head to the shadows near Arkham and have a look at the Gotham.

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Matt’s Blog — Weekend Preview February 24 – 26

Mardi Gras is right around the corner so it only makes sense to swing by the Fair Grounds for a bevy of stakes action. The highlight on the card is the Risen Star, but it is surrounded by a number of other graded stakes with four making up the All Stakes Pick 4. Let’s have a look at that.

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