YOUTH & YOUNG ADULT HORSE RACING TOURS
AUGUST 10, 12, 17, 19
SARATOGA SPRINGS, NEW YORK
Experience Saratoga is a collaborative educational tours initiative by Amplify Horse Racing, made possible through the New York Racing Association (NYRA), the New York Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (NYTHA), and the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame (NMRHOF).
Youth and young adults ages 15-25* are invited to Saratoga Race Course for a day to experience all facets of what goes into making a day of horse racing possible. Participants will have the opportunity to:
- Watch morning training
- Speak to racing professionals
- Go behind the scenes
- Attend the races
- Learn about careers
Admission is free and available on a first come, first served basis. Registration is open NOW!
*Suggested age of participation
Brought to you in collaboration with the New York Racing Association (NYRA), the New York Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (NYTHA) and the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame (NMRHOF).
ADDITIONAL SARATOGA EVENTS
On Monday, August 1 from 5:30–7:30 PM, community members, racing fans and industry employees are invited to the National Museum of Racing and Hall of Fame (NMRHOF) to attend “Amplifying the Future of Racing,” a presentation about education, workforce and international opportunities in the Thoroughbred industry, hosted by Amplify Horse Racing and Together for Racing International. In addition to creating awareness for new and existing programs, the presentation will highlight real-life experiences of individuals who have been impacted by some of these initiatives. This event is free and open to the public.
On Sunday, August 21 from 10:00 AM–2:00 PM, Amplify Horse Racing will be represented at the Saratoga County Horse Farm Tour hosted by CCE Equine, an adult education program in the Capital Region. This drive-it-yourself tour event is open to the public, and will include a list of participating farms across Saratoga County.