Event Description

TIDAL BASIN RUN

PRESENTS THE 20th ANNUAL

TRIPLE CROWN RACES

 

When:              Saturday, June 1, 2019

Where:            Yorktown High School Track, Arlington VA (400 meter track)

5200 Yorktown Boulevard, Arlington VA  22207

Track is Greenbrier Field, 2700 Greenbrier Street, Arlington VA 22207

(Take 28th Street off of Yorktown Boulevard)

 

4:30 PM –       On-site registration opens

 

Post Times (don’t be late getting loaded into the paddock!): 

5:00 PM  -       Kentucky Derby (1.25 miles)(~ 5 laps)

5:30 PM  -       Preakness (1.1875 miles)(4.5+ laps)

6:00 PM  -       Belmont (1.5 miles)(~6 laps)

 

Cost:  $2 per race, or $5 to run all three

 

Prizes:  Horse-related and other giveaways (books, calendars, etc.)

for the top three stallions and the top three fillies

in each event; $25 bonus to stallion and/or filly who wins all three races!

Refreshments:  there will be Gatorade and water for all, plus other goodies

Spectators and family members and general hangers-on (and those wanting to make private wagers on trifectas) encouraged (no charge to watch!)

 

For further information, contact James Scarborough at jbs1958@comcast.net

(or 703-536-7764 or 703-851-5129)

 

See www.racepacket.com/tidalbasin/TripleCrown.html for more information

 

Event details and schedule

  • TIDAL BASIN RUN

    PRESENTS THE 20th ANNUAL

    TRIPLE CROWN RACES

     

    When:              Saturday, June 1, 2019

    Where:            Yorktown High School Track, Arlington VA (400 meter track)

    5200 Yorktown Boulevard, Arlington VA  22207

    Track is Greenbrier Field, 2700 Greenbrier Street, Arlington VA 22207

    (Take 28th Street off of Yorktown Boulevard)

     

    4:30 PM –       On-site registration opens

     

    Post Times (don’t be late getting loaded into the paddock!): 

    5:00 PM  -       Kentucky Derby (1.25 miles)(~ 5 laps)

    5:30 PM  -       Preakness (1.1875 miles)(4.5+ laps)

    6:00 PM  -       Belmont (1.5 miles)(~6 laps)

     

    Cost:  $2 per race, or $5 to run all three

     

    Prizes:  Horse-related and other giveaways (books, calendars, etc.)

    for the top three stallions and the top three fillies

    in each event; $25 bonus to stallion and/or filly who wins all three races!

    Refreshments:  there will be Gatorade and water for all, plus other goodies

    Spectators and family members and general hangers-on (and those wanting to make private wagers on trifectas) encouraged (no charge to watch!)

     

    For further information, contact James Scarborough at jbs1958@comcast.net

    (or 703-536-7764 or 703-851-5129)

     

    See www.racepacket.com/tidalbasin/TripleCrown.html for more information

     

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