Join other Equestricon® attendees and get ready for 2 days of racing celebration! Free appetizers and discounted drinks offered to Equestricon® passholders and Louisville Marriott Downtown guests at Merle's Whiskey Kitchen, just 2 blocks from the Kentucky International Convention Center!
Thoroughbred trainers stop by and chat with fans in the Sagamore Social Lounge.
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.
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.
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.
Four-time MLB All Star and NYRA TV personality Paul Lo Duca signs autographs and meets with fans inside the Equestricon™ Legends of Racing hub. Add-on Autograph Pass or VIP Pass required.
Meet the team behind this year's Kentucky Derby winner Always Dreaming in the Equestricon "Winner's Circle". Take a photo with the KY Derby trophy, and the connections behind the horse that won the Run for the Roses! Appearance to benefit the PDJF.
Come hang out for a while in the Sagamore Social Lounge, while networking with young racing professionals from all corners of the sport.
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.
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! Champagne Mimosas, Cheese Platter and Chocolate Covered Strawberries will also be served!
Leading trainers share stories of their successes and challenges and how those experiences shaped their perspective on the sport. NYRA's Andy Serling moderates.
New technologies constantly change the landscape in handicapping. Representatives from several organizations explain and demonstrate their new products.
Women who work in racing discuss their career experiences as well as their perspectives on the sport. NYRA's Maggie Wolfendale Morley moderates.
Q&A: The Breeding Game Presented by The New York Thoroughbred Breeding and Development Fund and NYBREDS.com
Panelists representing various positions in the breeding industry discuss their roles, outlooks, and strategies and take questions from the audience.
Triple-Crown-winning jockeys speak about their experiences capturing one of the hardest titles in professional sports. Hear stories from the riders of Secretariat and Seattle Slew. NBC Sports' Donna Brothers moderates.