Thursday, April 7, 2011

Vernon Downs' qualifiers set for Saturday

Vernon Downs is set to host its second set of qualifiers in preparation for the beginning of the 2011 race season.

Qualifiers will be held on Saturday, April 9th beginning at 11:00 AM.

Horsemen wishing to enter horses to qualify should call the Vernon Downs’ race office at 315.829.6825 by Friday, April 8th at 11:00 AM.

Vernon will also host another set of qualifiers on Tuesday, April 12 during its annual “Press Night” that begins at 6:00 PM.

Qualifiers will be held under the lights beginning at 7:00 PM.

Qualifying entries for Tuesday should be called into the Vernon Race Office by Monday, April 11th at 11:00 AM.

Vernon Downs kicks off its 2011 racing season on Friday, April 15 with a post time of 7:00 PM.

For more information including qualifying standards at Vernon Downs, please visit us online at