The National Thoroughbred Racing Association, Daily Racing Form, and the National Turf Writers and Broadcasters announced Jan. 12 that the 41st annual Eclipse Awards will be broadcast live Jan. 16 on HRTV, Racetrack Television Network, and DRF.com.
The Eclipse Awards will take place at the Beverly Wilshire in Beverly Hills, Calif.
Honoring Thoroughbred racing’s champions in 17 horse and human categories, the Eclipse Awards will air from 8-10:30 p.m. EST. Dissemination of the Eclipse Awards broadcast and internet stream is being made available courtesy of Eclipse Awards official partner Roberts Communications Network.
RCN will distribute the live television broadcast to all commercial simulcast outlets, its sister company RTN, HRTV, and select regional racing cable channels. The internet stream and a digital archive for replay purposes will be available on DRF.com, RTN.tv and HRTV.com.
"RTN and Roberts Communications Network are honored to work with the Eclipse Awards partners and to bring this broadcast to viewers around the world,” said RTN president Todd Roberts.