Aqueduct Racetrack's winter and spring meets will feature a total of 52 stakes worth more than $7.3 million in purses, highlighted by the Big A's traditional spring showcase, the Grade 2, $750,000 Wood Memorial on Saturday, April 6.
Saturday, April 6
The Wood Memorial is one of the major prep races on the Road to the Kentucky Derby! The April 6 card also features the G1 Carter Handicap, G2 Gazelle, G3 Bay Shore and G3 Excelsior.
The Wood Memorial Challenge
The deadline to register for this handicapping challenge is Thursday, April 4 at 5 pm ET. Contestants can now participate on-track or online via NYRA Bets!
Friday, April 5 - Saturday, April 20
The 12-day 2019 Aqueduct spring meet begins on Friday, April 5 and is highlighted by the Grade 2, $750,000 Wood Memorial and four supporting graded stakes on Saturday, April 6. The spring meet concludes on Sunday, April 20.
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