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2017-18 Media Guide Cover

View 2017-18 Media Guide (PDF, 1.73MB; updated January 6, 2018)

Stakes (active, retired, on hiatus)
Jockey stats & notable accomplishments
Trainer stats & notable accomplishments
Archived & active track records
Turfway Park milestones

The PDF is updated after each meet, mostly recently after the 2017 Holiday Meet. For current results, visit the Stakes History and Track Record pages.


 


 

Tina and Todd ChamberlinRETIRED NAVY NURSE TINA CHAMBERLIN NOTCHES FIRST CAREER TRAINING WIN
FLORENCE, Ky. (Feb. 15, 2018) – A lifelong dream came true for retired Navy nurse Tina Chamberlin Thursday, Feb. 15, when Fairway Lane prevailed in the fourth race at Turfway Park to give the trainer her first career win. Read more.

Photo: Tina and Todd Chamberlin. Provided photo.
 

 

Latonia LogoSTORIES, SPECIAL GUESTS, STAKES HIGHLIGHT LATONIA DAYS
FLORENCE, Ky. (Feb. 13, 2018) – Turfway Park will celebrate its long and colorful history Feb. 23 and 24 with Latonia Days, two days of storytelling, special guests, memorabilia displays, films and photos. The event supports the Permanently Disabled Jockeys Fund, which assists riders who sustain catastrophic on-track injuries. Read more.

 

 

In the Mood (11) makes up ground fast in the Cincinnati Trophy StakesSANDYS SCORE FIRST STAKES WIN WITH IN THE MOOD IN 'TROPHY
FLORENCE, Ky. (Feb. 9, 2018) – In the Mood wasn’t in the mood early in the $50,000 Cincinnati Trophy Stakes at Turfway Park Friday, but she made up for it late, gobbling up ground to catch Streetlady by a head at the wire. The win was the first stakes victory for the filly as well as for her owners Stephen and Brenda Sandy and for Stephen Sandy as trainer. Read more.

Photo: In the Mood (11) flew late to catch Streetlady at the wire. Coady Photography. 

 

Turfway GM Chip Bach introduces Jeff RubyJEFF RUBY CULINARY ENTERTAINMENT RAISES THE ‘STEAKS’ BY SPONSORING TURFWAY PARK’S KENTUCKY DERBY PREP RACE
FLORENCE, Ky. (Jan. 25, 2018) – Turfway Park announced Thursday, Jan. 25, that Jeff Ruby Culinary Entertainment has signed a three-year agreement to sponsor the Northern Kentucky Thoroughbred racetrack’s Kentucky Derby prep race. Read more.

Photo: Turfway GM Chip Bach introduces restaurateur Jeff Ruby at a press conference announcing the latter's sponsorship of Turfway's Kentucky Derby prep race. Click to enlarge.


Wellabled wins the 2018 Forego StakesWELLABLED DOMINATES FOREGO STAKES
FLORENCE, Ky. (Jan. 19, 2018) – Wellabled was fifth out of the gate but surged quickly between horses to set all the pace in the 34th running of the $50,000 black type Forego Stakes at Turfway Park Friday, Jan. 19. The 4-year-old son of Shackleford drew away unchallenged to win by seven lengths over the stalking Lanier, while Crewman, last year’s Forego winner, moved up from mid-pack among the 12-horse field to finish another length back in third. Read more.

Photo: Coady Photography. Click to enlarge.
 

Kelsey DannerTRAINER KELSEY DANNER EARNS FIRST CAREER WIN
FLORENCE, Ky. (Jan. 13, 2018) – Trainer Kelsey Danner, 32, scored her first career training win Saturday, Jan. 13, when 3-year-old filly Majestic Bold broke her maiden in the first race at Turfway Park. The milestone win came with Danner’s ninth starter. The trainer also counts one second-place finish. Read more.

 

Photo: Kelsey Danner

 

Mike Maker/Coady PhotographyMike Maker Ties Record for Most Turfway Training Titles
FLORENCE, Ky. (Jan. 6, 2018) – Mike Maker tied the Turfway Park record for most training titles when he topped the standings for the 2017 holiday meet to earn his 20th title overall. The meet began Nov. 29 and ended Dec. 31. Read more.


Photo: Coady Photography

 

Bourbonette Oaks-Lemons ForeverTURFWAY PARK INTRODUCES STARTER BONUS
FLORENCE, Ky. (Jan. 1, 2018) – Beginning Feb. 1, Turfway Park will offer a $200 bonus to each owner or partnership represented in an overnight race if the field offers 10 or more wagering interests when the gates open. Read more.


Photo: Snowy Bourbonette Oaks gate break, 2006. Pat Lang Photography.

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