NYRA’s The National Racing Report to Air on HRTV
By Ashley Herriman | 12/29/2012 02:15 PM ET
The New York Racing Association, Inc. (NYRA) and HRTV, The Network for Horse Sports, today announced a broadcast agreement whereby NYRA’s The National Racing Report will air on HRTV, and The NYRA Network will show HRTV’s The Edge.
A bi-weekly show, The National Racing Report is hosted by NYRA TV Analysts Jason Blewitt, Richard Migliore, and Andy Serling. HRTV will air the recap edition of the program – a round-up of the previous week’s major stakes races from around the country – beginning January 2 at 11:30 a.m. EST.
The Edge is HRTV’s weekly half-hour handicapping show that features wagering strategies for exotic wagers each weekend. A pair of knowledgeable HRTV hosts analyze and dissect the weekend’s biggest Pick 4’s and Pick 6’s race-by-race and offer selections. Each episode focuses on one or two tracks and provides valuable wagering strategies. The NYRA Network will air The Edge on Saturdays at 10:30 a.m. EST.
HRTV, The Network for Horse Sports, is a television-based multimedia network dedicated to equine sports. HRTV’s programming features horseracing from top U.S. and international racetracks, as well as a wide range of world-class English and Western horse competitions, news, original programming and award-winning documentaries covering the world of horse sports. The live stream of HRTV is available on a subscription basis to high-speed Internet users worldwide at www.hrtv.com. In the U.S., the HRTV television network is available via telco, cable and satellite in over 19 million homes.
About The New York Racing Association, Inc.
Founded in 1955, and franchised to run thoroughbred racing at New York’s three major tracks (Aqueduct Racetrack, Belmont Park, and Saratoga Race Course) through 2033, NYRA boasts a lineage that actually stretches back almost 150 years. NYRA tracks are the cornerstone of the state’s thoroughbred business which contributes more than $2 billion annually to New York State’s urban, suburban and rural economy. In 2011, more than 1.8 million people attended the live races at NYRA tracks. Factoring in nationwide off-track wagering, the average daily betting handle on NYRA races totals more than $8.1 million. NYRA has a vast network of websites, including www.nyra.com, www.belmontstakes.com, and www.nyragroupsales.com. You can also follow NYRA on social media platforms Facebook, Tumblr, Twitter, and YouTube.