On Saturday, April 12th Keeneland will offer up its signature race day of its brief but bountiful 15 day spring meet with another exciting day of top graded stakes action with the day’s grand finale coming in the form of the $750,000, GI Toyota Blue Grass Stakes, for 3yo’s, going 1 1/8 mile over the Keeneland main poly track where another 100 Derby Points and a cinch Derby 140 berth is the waiting reward for that 3yo poly track champion!
Yes, race fans, it’s GI Bluegrass time once again at Keeneland as “America’s Crazy Race” or as we affectionately refer to it around here at downthestretchs, because of its uncanny ability to drive us crazy with its unorthodox, off the wall and sometimes just plain crazy finishes, although in the past couple of editions, the finishes have been just a touch less insane then the norm here, but not by much!
The 2014 Probable cast of zanies are,
So, another big but zany group of 3yo’s seems to lining up for the 2014 edition of the wink, wink “America’s Crazy Race” in the $750,000 GI “polytrack” Toyota Bluegrass Stakes! This one’s always a “must see” for us each racing season if just for the sheer entertainment value of it!