Breeders Crown detention barn information
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The Pennsylvania State Horse Racing commission would like to provide the following information for the upcoming Breeders Crown at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono.
All times are EDT -- Eastern Daylight Time (Time Zone Abbreviation).
For 2-year-old eliminations held on Friday (Oct. 19), retention times are 7 p.m., 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. on Thursday (Oct. 18). Please check the overnights to confirm your scheduled time to report.
The paddock will open at 4 p.m. on Oct. 18 for those arriving early.
Horses will be permitted to jog Friday morning between 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. but must notify Commission staff when they report to retention on Thursday.
For 3-year-old and up eliminations held on Saturday (Oct. 20), the retention barn times will be 8 a.m. and 9 a.m. the morning of Oct. 20. The paddock will be open at 6 a.m. for those who may arrive early.
For the finals retention barn times will be 7 p.m., 8 p.m. and 9 p.m. on Oct. 26. Again, jogging will be permitted the morning of Oct. 27 between 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. Please notify commission staff if you wish to jog upon arrival to retention.
For those that may require stall arrangements the night before their retention requirements or with questions concerning bedding, contact Luann Reynolds, the Stall Superintendent, at either 570.831.2125 or 570.814.1842.
Please contact Jason Klouser at 717.787.3609 with the Pennsylvania State Horse Racing Commission for retention barn rules. (Hambletonian Society/Breeders Crown)