Finger Lakes

5857 State Route 96 Farmington , NY 14425 USA

Date Race Purse Age/Sex Dist
June 2017
George W. Barker S. $50,000g 3&up 6f Details
Niagara S. R $50,000g 3yos, Fillies 6f Details
Ontario County S. $50,000g 3yos 6f Details
July 2017
New York Oaks R $75,000g 3yos, Fillies 8.5f Details
New York Derby R $150,000a 3yos 8.5f Details
August 2017
Jack Betta Be Rite S. R $50,000g 3&up, f/m 8.5f Details
Genesee Valley Breeders' S. $50,000g 3&up 8.5f Details
September 2017
Lady Finger S. $116,550a 2 yo, Fillies 6f Details
Aspirant S. R $117,263a 2 yo 6f Details
New York Breeders' Futurity R $200,000 2yo, 6f
October 2017
Arctic Queen S R $50,000 3&up, f/m 6f
Leon Reed S R $50,000 3&up, 6f
Shesastonecoldfox S R $50,000 2yo, f 6f
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  • New York-bred Twisted Tom picks up some class relief in the New York Derby

    Twisted Tom Favored in New York Derby

    In his first start since a well-beaten sixth in the Belmont Stakes (G1), New York-bred Twisted Tom will pick up some class relief when he faces an expected six other state-breds in the $150,000 New York Derby July 22 at Finger Lakes.

  • Finger Lakes in upstate New York

    Absent a Deal, Finger Lakes Future in Doubt

    Thoroughbred trainers, owners, and breeders are scrambling to determine the future of racing at Finger Lakes after lawmakers ended their 2016 session without resolving how racing will be able to compete in the face of a new commercial casino.

  • NY Workers' Comp Rates to Change in 2016

    New York regulators and the state's Thoroughbred industry are attempting to negotiate new workers' compensation rates for jockeys before the current system expires at the end of the year.

  • New York Racinos Approve Move to Halt Fantasy

    The move this week by New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman against fantasy sports sites DraftKings and FanDuel may have its vocal detractors, but the state's racetrack owners support Schneiderman's move.

  • Dr. Shane and Jaime Rodriguez take the New York Breeders' Futurity.

    Dr. Shane Upsets NY Breeders' Futurity

    Dutchess Views Farm's homebred Dr. Shane upset 1-4 favorite Championofthenile by two lengths in the $206,963 New York Breeders' Futurity Oct. 17, collecting his first stakes win at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack.

  • Love That Jazz

    Championofthenile Heads NY Futurity

    Championofthenile, a $840,000 sale 2-year-old earlier this year, figures to bounce back from his runner-up effort in Belmont's Bertram F. Bongard Stakes in the Oct. 17 New York Breeders' Futurity at Finger Lakes.

  • NY Lawmakers Hear Views on Internet Poker

    New York's racetrack-based casino operators are urging state officials to go slow with any effort to legalize online poker and, if permitted, any internet poker program should be awarded only to licensed facilities.

  • Erinn Higgins

    First Female Steward at the Spa Begins Monday

    Beginning July 27 at Saratoga Race Course, Erinn Higgins will become the first female steward at the Saratoga Springs track, serving as alternate state steward for the New York State Gaming Commission under Steve Lewandowski.

  • Court Ruling Could Slow Finger Lakes Casino

    A push to develop a new commercial casino in the Finger Lakes region of New York was ordered to slow down by an appeals court, which determined local officials did not not follow environmental review procedures.