Significant purse increases for Garden State races
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The SBOANJ has announced that there will be a significant purse increase to both the Garden State Trot #1 and the Garden State Trot #2 based on the addition of the state sired appropriation funding.
The Garden State Trot #1 for 3-year-old New Jersey Sired trotters scheduled to race at Freehold Raceway, fillies Friday, Oct. 25, and colts Saturday, Oct. 26, was previously advertised with an estimated purse of $50,000. The new minimum purse has been increased to $80,000 for both fillies and colts.
The Meadowlands will host the Garden State Trot #2 for 2-year-old New Jersey Sired trotters, which was advertised as a $60,000 purse will be increased to a minimum purse of $90,000 for both fillies and colts to be raced on November 9. (SBOANJ)