Balmoral Park (2/13/13)
Contact: Tom Kelley
BALMORAL AND MAYWOOD STAKE PAYMENTS DUE
Balmoral and Maywood Park would like to remind horsemen that nomination payments are due on Feb. 15 for several big three-year-old stakes events and the American National Aged Stakes.
At Balmoral Park nomination payments are due for the American National three-year-old colt pace, three-year-old filly pace, three-year-old colt trot and three-year-old filly trot. Nomination payments are also due for the American National Aged Pace and Aged Trot. All of these stakes will be contested on Saturday, November 9.
Nomination payments are also due for Hanover Stakes for three-year-olds pacing and trotting colts and fillies. Those events will be contested on June 29 and July 13.
All Super Night nomination payments for Illinois bred three-year-olds are due as well. Illinois’ biggest night of racing will be held on Saturday, Sept. 14.
More information and nomination forms can be found under the Horsemen’s Information section at www.balmoralpark.com or by using this link http://www.balmoralpark.com/H_info.cfm?Cat=H
Nomination payments for the Maywood Pace and Filly Maywood Pace at Maywood Park are due by Feb. 15 as well. The Filly Maywood Pace will be held on Friday, June 14 while the Maywood Pace will be one week later on Friday, June 21.
The nomination payments for the Windy City Pace and Cinderella Stake which will be held on Friday, Nov. 15 are also due.
Information and nomination forms for these events can be found on Maywood’s website under the Horsemen’s Information section at www.maywoodpark.com or by using the following link http://maywoodpark.com/pages/Horsemen.cfm
For any other questions please contact the race offices at Balmoral Park (708) 672-1414 or at Maywood Park (708) 343-4800.
Also, a brief hiatus (Feb. 3-Feb. 12) live racing resumes on Wednesday, Feb. 13 at Balmoral Park. A $12,500 “Winners Over” trot headlines a very solid program which gets underway at 7:10 pm (Central). Maywood Park resumes live racing on Thursday, Feb. 14 with a Valentines Day dinner special being offered in the dining room and a carryover of more than $1,000 in the Pick 6 pool. Once again post time for the opener on Thursday at Maywood Park is 7:10 pm (Central).
For more information visit www.balmoralpark.com or call (708) 672-1414.
About Balmoral Park: Located in Crete, IL just 12 miles south of 80/94; Balmoral Park has been one of the nation's premier horse racing facilities since 1926. Balmoral Park features live racing every Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Admission and parking is always free.