Public Invited To Thursday's Derby Post Position Draw

Public Invited To Thursday's Derby Post Position Draw

03/30/2011

  HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Gulfstream Park Racing & Casino invites the public to attend Thursday’s post position draw for the April 3 $1 million Florida Derby (G1) at 1 p.m. in Ten Palms Restaurant.

The draw will be hosted by University of Louisville basketball coach Rick Pitino.

The 60th running of the Florida Derby is expected to draw many of the country’s top 3-year-olds as the race for the final time before the May 7 Kentucky Derby (G1). The field is expected to include Fountain of Youth (G2) winner Soldat, Gotham Stakes (G3) winner Stay Thirsty, Nashua (G2) and Remsen (G2) winner To Honor and Serve and Holy Bull (G3) winner Dialed In.