TUESDAY at EQUESTRICON!
It's Tuesday, the FINAL day of the inaugural Equestricon™. Much of the great programming from Monday continues with some added perspectives and personalities. We'll close out year one with some insightful discussions and exciting announcements, details coming soon!
*Schedule and appearances are subject to change
Three Triple-Crown-winning jockeys speak about their experiences capturing one of the hardest titles in professional sports. Hear stories from the riders of Secretariat, Seattle Slew, and Affirmed. NBC Sports' Donna Brothers moderates.
Equestrian fiction author Natalie Keller Reinert sells and signs copies of her books in the Equestricon™ Authors Hub.
The Horseplayers Association of North America leads an open discussion on issues affecting everyone who plays the races. Churchill Downs' Joe Kristufek moderates, panelists TBA.
Panelists representing various positions in the breeding industry discuss their roles, outlooks, and strategies and take questions from the audience.
Join NYRA Safety Steward Hugh Gallagher and Dr. Jennifer Durenberger as they cover a wide number of racetrack safety protocols: from examining the racehorse’s living environment to best practices for safety in training.
Author Joe Drape appears in the Equestricon™ Showcase Area to discuss and sign copies of his New York Times Bestselling book, American Pharoah: The Untold Story of the Triple Crown Winner’s Legendary Rise.
Women who work in racing discuss their career experiences as well as their perspectives on the sport. NYRA's Maggie Wolfendale Morley moderates.
Triple-Crown-winning jockeys Steve Cauthen (Affirmed), Jean Cruguet (Seattle Slew), and Ron Turcotte (Secretariat) sign memorabilia including customized limited edition Equestricon™ posters.
New technologies constantly change the landscape in handicapping. Representatives from several organizations explain and demonstrate their new products.
Leading trainers share stories of their successes and challenges and how those experiences shaped their perspective on the sport. NYRA's Andy Serling moderates.
Musicians perform on the main stage throughout the afternoon.
In his book, The Winning Contest Player, Peter Thomas Fornatale takes you on an exciting journey through the world of tournaments, both online and in-person. Author sells and signs copies of his book.
Based in Saratoga Springs, Parting Glass Racing offers the full ownership experience with shares in quality New York breds. Join us for a meet and greet with Parting Glass principals, staff, and members!
Several prominent and talented female handicappers offer their tips to cash your next big ticket.
At every level of the game, members of the Hispanic community play a significant role in the sport of racing. Panelists discuss their experiences building a career in the racing world. HRRN's Roberto Rodriguez moderates.
Some of the sport’s best-known race callers look back on their favorite calls, sharing stories behind them and taking questions.
Legendary Photographer Barbara Livingston presents and signs her new book "Old Friends and New Friends" in the Legends of Racing Author's Hub.
Come hang out for a while in the Sagamore Social Lounge, while networking with young racing professionals from all corners of the sport.
Learn how to get an edge using STATS Race Lens, the newest handicapping tool from Equibase. National Handicapper Ellis Star demonstrates how STATS Race Lens works and how it can be utilized to find value when betting the races.
AmWager representatives highlight the tools and functions that make it the most innovative and user friendly wager pad in the business. It’s one thing to handicap a race and it’s another to maximize your betting opinion and AmWager helps you do that.
Former NHL Star and NBC Broadcasting personality Eddie Olczyk signs autographs inside the Equestricon™ Legends of Racing hub.
Interested in owning a racehorse? Heads of several racing partnerships explain how you can get in the game with a lower barrier to entry through fractional ownership. TVG's Caton Bredar moderates.
The Backstretch Employee Service Team (B.E.S.T.) presents a video demonstrating its efforts to improve the lives of backstretch workers at New York racetracks. Larry Collmus, the voice of NYRA, the Triple Crown and Breeders' Cup on NBC, will participate in the awareness-building seminar.
A discussion of American racing’s place in the global racing scene. What do we do right and what could we learn from other racing jursidictions? The Hong Kong Jockey Club's Pat Cummings moderates.
Former jockey and longtime TV analyst Donna Brothers steps into the Equestricon™ Showcase Area to sign copies of her book, Inside Track: Insider’s Guide to Horse Racing.