Special Labor Day Weekend Post Times at Ruidoso
New Mexico track announces post times for holiday weekend of racing.
August 23, 2014
There will be special first-race post times at Ruidoso Downs over Labor Day weekend to accommodate the three major Grade 1 stakes races and the annual Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale.
The Ruidoso Select Yearling Sale starts after the final race on Friday, Saturday and Sunday. It is American Quarter Horse racing’s premier offering of racing prospects.
First post time on Friday will be 12 noon.
First post time on Saturday is 12:30 p.m. and the card features the Grade 1, $200,000 All American Gold Cup.
First post time on Sunday is 12:30 p.m. with three stakes races: the Grade 1, $1.9 million All American Derby, the $100,000 First Down Dash and the $50,000 Ruidoso Thoroughbred Derby.
First post time on Monday, Labor Day, is 1:00 p.m. with the Grade 1, $2.6 million All American Futurity and the $60,000 Ruidoso Thoroughbred Championship.
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