HRRN Begins Preakness Stakes Coverage This Friday

Coverage to be Presented by XpressBet

     BALTIMORE, 05-17-11---Horse Racing Radio Network (HRRN), the Eclipse Award-winning broadcast organization based in Lexington, KY, announced today it will provide eight hours of Preakness Stakes coverage live from Pimlico Race Course beginning Friday, May 20th, highlighted by the network’s exclusive national radio broadcast of the 136th Preakness Stakes on Saturday from 5-7 p.m. ET.  

     HRRN ‘s coverage, presented by XpressBet, begins Friday at 4:00 ET with a special two hour broadcast showcasing the Grade 2 Black Eyed Susan along with a special Preakness Preview show.  

     On Saturday, HRRN returns with six hours of race day coverage starting with their popular weekly talk show, the Equine Forum at 8:00 a.m. ET, and live coverage of the Preakness day undercard stakes from 2:00-4:00 ET.  HRRN’s Preakness day coverage culminates with exclusive radio coverage of the 136th Preakness Stakes from 5:00-7:00 ET.

     HRRN’s coverage will be available on nationwide affiliates as well as on Sirius 93/XM 209, and online with live streaming provided on the HRRN website, www.horseracingradio.net.  In addition, HRRN’s Preakness Stakes broadcast will be aired to service men and women around the globe on the American Forces Network.  A complete list of affiliates can be found on the HRRN site.

     HRRN’s award-winning broadcast team will be anchored by HRRN President, Mike Penna, along with analyst Jude Feld.  Sean Clancy will provide live paddock interviews and commentary.

About HRRN

     The Horse Racing Radio Network is the Eclipse Award winning broadcast organization, providing live radio coverage of many of the sport’s biggest races throughout the year.  In 2011, HRRN will broadcast more than 80 stakes races from racetracks across the country, including the Kentucky Derby, Preakness Stakes, Belmont Stakes and Breeders’ Cup World Championships.

     For more information please contact Mike Penna at mike@horseracingradio.net.
 

-MJC-