Friday, January 30, 2004 12:00 AM
FLORENCE, KY . . . January 30, 2004 . . . Citing extreme cold, Turfway Park has cancelled racing for Friday, January 30. The track remains open for simulcasting and other Friday night entertainment.
The cancellation is the second full-card cancellation since the Winter/Spring Meet began January 1. A winter storm cancelled live racing last Sunday, January 25. Races 4 through 9 were cancelled on Thursday, January 22, when temperatures fell after racing began.
According to Racing Secretary Richard Leigh, Turfway will run 12 races on Fridays beginning February 6, two more than usual, and/or will bring back the races as extras.