Delaware Park Racing
Live Racing – 78th Season
May 16th – October 17th
Post Time: 1:45pm
Delaware Park Receives Approval for 2015 Live Racing Dates
Season features 81 days of live racing
Wilmington, Del., January 14, 2015 — Delaware Park received approval from the Delaware Thoroughbred Racing Commission today on dates for the 2015 live racing season. The 78th season of live racing at the Stanton oval will feature 81 days with the meet starting on Saturday, May 16 and concluding on Saturday, October 17.
In May, live racing will be held three days per week on a Monday, Wednesday, and Saturday schedule. Live racing will be added on Tuesdays from June 1 through September 1. Beginning on September 8, Tuesdays will be dropped from the schedule and live racing will revert back to a Monday, Wednesday and Saturday schedule through closing day October 17. First post time is set for 1:15 p.m. daily.
Delaware Park’s premier races, the Delaware Oaks (Gr. III) and the Delaware Handicap (Gr. I), will be held on July 11 and July 18, respectively.
2015 Handicap Tournament Dates are February 7, March 7, April 4, June 13, September 12, November 21. Entry fee is $100 and the bankroll will remain $100. The betting format is $10 minimum per race (no maximum) restricted to Win, Place and Show on the contest tracks. Participants must wager on a minimum of 10 races (no maximum). Participant with the highest total after last race is the winner. As in previous tournaments 100% of the entry fees will be returned as prize money. Distribution will be as follows:1st Place 50% – 2nd Place 25% – 3rd Place 15% – 4th Place 10%.
Final Standings for November 22nd:
Next Tournament is February 7th.
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