COVID-19 Updates

COVID-19 Updates

Updates for the racing community regarding industry changes due to COVID-19 concerns.

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Updated 7/13/20 9:44 a.m.

This is a compilation of industry notifications due to COVID-19 concerns. This is a fluid situation, and changes happen rapidly. This page will be updated as quickly as possible, but may be delayed. 

Information from U.S. Chamber of Commerce on Coronavirus Emergency Loans Small Business Guide and Checklist

U.S. Small Business Administration Coronavirus Small Business Guidance Webpage

Information on Small Business Loans That May Assist Horsemen

ARIZONA

Cochise County Fair - Cancelled

Rillito Park – Cancelled, Challenge races moved

Sonoita - Cancelled

Turf Paradise – OTB open for simulcasting
 

CALIFORNIA

Ron Hartley Memorial – Postponed

Los Alamitos Race Course Racing as scheduled, closed to public


COLORADO

Arapahoe Park – Racing 
 

IDAHO

Pocatello Downs – Racing 

Sandy Downs - Cancelled
 

INDIANA

Indiana Grand - Racing, movement restrictions in place

IOWA

Prairie Meadows - Racing , movement restrictions in place

LOUISIANA

Louisiana Downs – Final days of racing cancelled, casino closed

LQHBA Member Meeting – Cancelled

Delta Downs – Racing


NEW MEXICO

Sunland Park – Cancelled

Ruidoso Downs  – Racing, movement restrictions in place

SunRay Park – Casino closed, remaining racing dates cancelled

Downs at Albuquerque - Casino closed

NORTH DAKOTA

Chippewa Downs and North Dakota Horse Park - Dates still scheduled

MINNESOTA

Canterbury Park - Racing, movement restrictions in place

MONTANA

Miles City - Cancelled

OKLAHOMA

Fair Meadows - Racing, movement restrictions in place

OREGON

Grants Pass Downs - Racing

TEXAS

Lone Star Park – Thoroughbred meet closed. Quarter Horse meet still on as planned.

Retama Park - Opens simulcasting June 5, live racing begins July 3

Sam Houston Race Park – Cancelled 

UTAH

Weber Downs – Racing

WASHINGTON

Emerald Downs-   Racing

Sun Downs – Cancelled

WYOMING

Wyoming Downs - Racing

BRAZIL

Jockey Club de Sorocaba – Racing
 

CANADA

Canadian Horsemen offered access to special funds

Ajax Downs - Racing

Century Mile - Racing

Evergreen Park - Racing

Rocky Mountain Turf Club - meet expected as scheduled

MEXICO

Hipodromo de las Americas – Postponed

INDUSTRY

Heritage Place Sale Co. - No changes planned