FIND HRTV In Your Area   About HRTV   SHOWS   Facebook     Twitter     Pinterest
 

HRTV'S WESTROCK COFFEE FIRST CALL SHOW HEADED TO OAKLAWN FOR GRADE 1 TESTS - THE ARKANSAS DERBY & APPLE BLOSSOM - ON CLOSING WEEKEND

FistCall_show4X3
© 

Arcadia, CA, April 11 -- The Kentucky Derby trail moves to Oaklawn Park this weekend, and HRTV's (R) informative show, Westrock Coffee
First Call
, will emanate from Hot Springs, AR on both Friday and Saturday to cover the action, which includes two Grade 1 races -- the $1 million Arkansas Derby, a Derby prep, as well as the $500,000 Apple Blossom for fillies and mares.  

Hosted by HRTV's Aaron Vercruysse and Jeff Siegel, and joined by Zoe Cadman, Westrock Coffee First Call will be at Oaklawn for the second consecutive year to chronicle the track's biggest weekend.  The fast-paced 60-minute show, which airs at 11 a.m. ET, provides racing fans with pertinent interviews, commentary, news, race replays and morning workouts.  Friday's show from Oaklawn will be a special edition of Westrock Coffee First Call.

In addition to the presence of First Call, HRTV's Becky Witzman will also be on the scene both days to supply up-to-date reports and interviews throughout Oaklawn's two biggest days.  HRTV will present live coverage of the Apple Blossom and Arkansas Derby, as well as the full card each day.

HRTV Also Airing $1 Million Charles Town Classic This Saturday
 
HRTV will also present live coverage of the Grade 2, $1 million Charles Town Classic from the Hollywood Casino at Charles Town Races this Saturday.  

The race has drawn 13 horses, including also eligibles, and will be contested at 1 1/8 miles.  Defending champion Duke of Mischief will be back to face a
rugged field which includes Pants on Fire and Tackleberry.  Post time is slated 10:30 p.m. ET.

The network will also show the outstanding undercard, which includes five other stakes races, including two $250,000 events -- the Robert Hilton Memorial and the Sugar Maple Stakes.  
  
About HRTV
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. 

 

« Back

 
View All

Press Releases

HolidayPrograming_Thumbnail

HRTV OFFERS VIEWERS A SPECIAL GROUP OF RACING SHOWS ON CHRISTMAS EVE & CHRISTMAS DAY

Arcadia, CA, Dec. 18, 2014 -- HRTV (R), The Network for Horse Sports, will provide viewers with a stocking full of holiday programming, featuring the premieres...
 
FEIlogo

HRTV LAUNCHES SECOND PHASE OF "THE FEI SHOWCASE" BEGINNING CHRISTMAS EVE, DEC. 24

Arcadia, CA, Dec. 17, 2014 -- HRTV (R), The Network for Horse Sports, will continue to provide top-notch equestrian programming when it unveils the second...
 
xpressbet_partners_logo

THE XPRESSBET GULFSTREAM PARK XTRA ON HRTV IS BACK FOR SECOND YEAR

THE XPRESSBET GULFSTREAM PARK XTRA ON HRTV IS BACK FOR SECOND YEAR Live, On-Site Coverage from Gulfstream Park’s Championship Meet December 9, 2014 (Washington,...
 
Screen_Shot_2014-12-03_at_11.51.15_AM

HRTV TO PRESENT EXCLUSIVE U.S. COVERAGE OF GUCCI PARIS MASTERS, BEGINNING DECEMBER 5

Live Coverage Available to HRTV Viewers and HRTV.com Subscribers Arcadia, CA, Dec. 3, 2014 -- HRTV (R), The Network for Horse Sports, is pleased to announce...
 
ThanksgivingEnglish_Thumbnail

HRTV OFFERS FANS A FEAST OF THANKSGIVING PROGRAMMING

Live Racing Begins Early; 2014 Aachen World Equestrian Festival, Whitney Cup Polo Conclude Busy Holiday Offering Arcadia, CA, Nov. 24, 2014 -- HRTV...
 
Breeders-Cup-Experiences-Breeders-Cup-Logo-2014

HRTV.COM THE ULTIMATE DESTINATION FOR BREEDERS' CUP EXCLUSIVES

Racing Fans Offered All Cup Races, Workouts, Original Shows & News Arcadia, CA, Oct. 24, 2014 -- HRTV (R), The Network for Horse Sports, today announced...
 
Breeders-Cup-Experiences-Breeders-Cup-Logo-2014

HRTV TO PROVIDE COMPREHENSIVE LIVE COVERAGE OF UPCOMING BREEDERS' CUP

Arcadia, CA, Oct. 21, 2014-- HRTV (R), The Network for Horse Sports, will present comprehensive live coverage leading into, and continuing through, the...
 
 
 
 
HRTV 24 Hours Bottom Skinny
MEET THE HOSTS

Follow HRTV

Join friends of HRTV in the social world and share updates, opinions and news!

Web site design and development by Americaneagle.com
©2012 HRTV. All Rights Reserved.