Breeders' Cup Package Up for Auction July 15

Proceeds from auction will help V Foundation.

A VIP package for this year’s Breeders' Cup World Championships will be auctioned Wednesday, July 15, as part of the "Don't Give Up ESPYs V Foundation Auction" to assist the V Foundation’s fight against cancer.

During the 7-8 a.m. portion of the July 15 "Mike & Mike in the Morning" show on ESPN RADIO and ESPN2, retired jockey Jerry Bailey will discuss horses, the Breeders' Cup and the effort to raise money in the race against cancer. During the hour, you'll have the chance to bid on a VIP ticket package to the 2009 Breeders' Cup World Championships at Santa Anita Park.

Bidding for the VIP package starts at $2,000 and comes with 2 premium seats to the Breeders' Cup World Championships on Nov. 6-7, and a three-night hotel stay. It also includes:
--2 tickets to the Breeders' Cup VIP party
--Exclusive morning visit with your favorite Breeders' Cup horse
--A visit to the Saddling Ring prior to the Ladies' Classic
--Watch the Ladies' and Breeders' Cup Classics from the Winners' Circle
--VIP transportation to and from the track

To bid, call 1-800-4JIMMYV.

Since its inception in 2005, the ESPYs V Foundation Auction has raised $2.58 million to fund cancer research.