(R), The Network for Horse Sports, will assist in ushering in a new era
for Thoroughbred racing in Southern California when it presents live
on-site coverage of the inaugural Los Alamitos Thoroughbred meeting,
beginning on Thursday, July 3.
Photo: Los Alamitos Race Course
Kurt Hoover will be trackside daily at the Orange County facility for
the eight-day Summer Thoroughbred Festival, which will conducted over
the track's new one-mile surface. Hoover's daily presence will include
in-depth race coverage and analysis, the latest up-to-date information,
and timely interviews with key connections.
Addtionally, HRTV's Michelle Yu will serve as Los Alamitos' simulcast host.
are delighted to be on-site at Los Alamitos for the first time to
report on a new chapter in Thoroughbred racing in California," said
Scott Daruty, President of HRTV. "We anticipate this meeting to be an
exciting new showcase for top-quality racing in Southern California."
Los Alamitos will race on a Thursday-Sunday basis, through Closing Day, July 13, with a daily 2 p.m. PT first post.
Highlighting the compact session is the Grade 2, $500,000 Los Alamitos Derby on July 5.
In all, Los Alamitos will offer seven stakes races during the boutique
meeting, including the $100,000 Bertrando on Opening Day.