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The $1.25 Million Runhappy Travers

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horses racing down the track at saratoga race course
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This is Saratoga's biggest race, the one you don't want to miss: The 150th running of the $1.25 million Runhappy Travers. This "Mid-Summer Derby" is for three-year-olds and is run at a mile and a quarter.

Joining the card on Travers Day will be five other Grade 1 stakes:

  • The $850,000 Sword Dancer
  • The $700,000 Personal Ensign presented by Lia Infiniti
  • The $600,000 Forego presented by Encore Boston Harbor
  • The $500,000 Ketel One Ballerina
  • The $500,000 H. Allen Jerkens Memorial presented by Runhappy

Rounding out the blockbuster card is the Grade 2, $400,000 Woodford Reserve Ballston Spa.

First post-time is 11:35am, and gates open at 7am. Come and witness the legendary Runhappy Travers at Saratoga Race Course!


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