Grants Pass Downs opening week put on hold

Grants Pass Downs is putting a pause on opening week, because of the smoke from wildfires. A representative for the organization says training exercises are put on hold for now, in the hopes rain is in the forecast soon.

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Grants Pass Downs Kicks Off Summer Racing Season

Grants Pass Downs kicks off today’s summer racing season with an eight-race opening day schedule featuring the Shady Cove Stakes, with a full field of 10 thoroughbreds running for a $12,000 purse five-furlong distance away. The meeting will feature more than 80 races scheduled for nine dates – June 16, 17, 23, 24, 30 and July 1, 6 , 7 and 8 – with $60,000 in purses available per day.

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Grants Pass to Open Backside May 15

Grants Pass Downs' management has announced it will open the backside of the southwest Oregon track May 15. The dates of May 15-17 will be used for shipping horses in and getting barns, stalls, and hot walkers, etc., ready for training and racing. The first official training day will be May 18.

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