(Edited press release)
Ocala Breeders' Sales Company has postponed the Under Tack Show for the 2009 Spring Sale of Two-Year-Olds in Training until Wednesday, April 15 at 8 a.m.
“Storms have been coming through the area overnight and are expected to continue throughout the day, with Marion County under a tornado watch until 2 p.m.,” said OBS general manager Tom Ventura. “Our Safetrack can handle the rain, but the decision to cancel was made for the safety and welfare of the horses and people involved.”
Hip No.'s 1 - 348 (selling Monday, April 20) will now breeze on Wednesday. Hip No.'s 348 - 696 (selling Tuesday, April 21) will work on Thursday, April 16; Hip No.'s 697 – 1044 (selling Wednesday, April 22) will work Friday, April 17; Hip No.'s 1045 - 1389 (selling Thursday, April 22) will breeze Saturday, April 18.
The Spring Sale is scheduled to run from Monday, April 20 through Thursday, April 23. All sessions begin at 10:30 a.m.