Wyoming Sets 2018 Race Dates
A total of 34 days of live racing will be conducted in the state next year.
November 5, 2017
The Wyoming Pari-Mutuel Commission has set the state's 2018 live racing calendar.
During its meeting held on November 3 in Casper, the commission granted a 16-day meet for Wyoming Downs in Evanston. Wyoming Downs' 2018 meet will run Saturdays and Sundays from June 30-August 19.
Wyoming Horse Racing LLC will conduct 18 days throughout the state. Energy Downs in Gillette will run a nine-day meet from June 8-24. Sweetwater Downs in Rock Springs will conduct a nine-day season from run from August 24-September 9.
A statement released by the Wyoming Pari-Mutuel Commission stated that the commissioners are taking the first step in the rule change process to allow hair testing on racehorses.
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