YONKERS, NY, Tuesday, January 21, 2014—Yonkers Raceway has cancelled its live racing program and all simulcasting for today (Tuesday, Jan. 21), due to the snowstorm in the greater New York area.
Live racing is scheduled to resume Thursday (Jan. 23), with the usual 7:10 PM first post. Afternoon simulcasting is scheduled to resume Wednesday (Jan. 22).
Horsemen are advised that there is no draw today. A double-draw for Saturday/Monday (Jan. 25/27) shall be conducted Wednesday (Jan. 22), with the entry box closing at 9 AM. For more information, please contact the race office at (914) 457-2627.
Due to predicted heavy snowfall and hazardous road conditions for horsemen scheduled to race on the Tuesday, January 21 card and then to return under inclement weather conditions, the day's racing program has been canceled.
In addition, the usual Wednesday qualifying day has been rescheduled one day to Thursday morning, Jan. 23 beginning at 10 a.m.
Meadowlands simuclasting cancelled
With the winter storm expected to worsen during the afternoon and evening, Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment is closed for simulcasting today, Tuesday, January 21. Winners Bayonne is also closed for simulcasting.
The Meadowlands and Winners are scheduled to re-open tomorrow morning at 11 am. Please check PlayMeadowlands.com for simulcasting schedule updates.
Live racing is scheduled to resume tomorrow, Wednesday, January 22 at 7:15 pm at Meadowlands Racing and Entertainment.