OBS Championship Day Entries Taken March 4

Sales grads to compete in four races March 11; select 2-year-old sale March 12-13.

Entries for the Ocala Breeders' Sales Company's 24th annual Day of Champions will be taken March 4. The four-race card will be run March 11, with first post at 1 p.m. at the Ocala Training Center.

The four races are restricted to 3-year-olds who have gone through the ring at an OBS sale: the $50,000 OBS Sprint for fillies at six furlongs; the $50,000 OBS Sprint for colts and geldings at six furlongs; the $100,000 OBS Championship Stakes for fillies at 1 1/16 miles; and the $100,000 OBS Championship Stakes for colts and geldings, also at 1 1/16 miles.

Entries will be taken at the OBS office by racing secretary Richard Coyne and his staff. He may be reached at (352) 237-2154.

Condition books are available at the OBS office or in the OBS website at obssales.com.

The races are run the day before OBS’ March Sale of Selected Two-Year-Olds in Training, set for March 12-13. The March Sale Under Tack Show is scheduled for March 7–8, beginning each morning at 8 a.m.

The Under Tack Show, March Sale, and the Day of Champions will be streamed live via the OBS website as well as the DRF and bloodhorse.com websites.

Current information about OBS sales, consignors and graduates is now also available via Facebook and Twitter. A link on the homepage directs users to either site.

Sales results are available on the OBS website, updated hourly during each session of the March Sale. In addition, the latest news regarding OBS graduates, sales schedules, nominations, credit requests, travel information, and other news relevant to OBS consignors and customers is also available. E-mail should be addressed to obs@obssales.com.