2018 Race Day Schedule

2018
THE 26th Running of the WILLOWDALE STEEPLECHASE
(Tentative)  RACE DAY SCHEDULE

 

 

10:00 Gates Open; Welcome; Opening Announcements

10:00 The Willowdale Shops, Restaurant Booths,

Kid’s Alley Tent, & Antique Car Display Open

11:00 Jack Russell Terrier Races

11:30 “Silver” Tailgate Competition

sponsored by the Whip Tavern begins

12:00 National Anthem

12:15 Pony Races Start

1:00 Miss Nancy Nicholas Memorial Side Saddle Race

1:30 First Race: Amateur Training Flat: The Liam Magee

Paddock Time: 1:00

2:00 Second Race: Maiden Timber: The Landhope Cup

Paddock Time: 1:30

2:30 Third Race: Maiden Timber: The Lanphope Cup

– Division 2

Paddock Time: 2:00

2:45 Tailgate Competition Winner Announced

& Miss Nancy Nicholas Memorial

Side Saddle Race

awards presented

– in front of the OTR tent

 

3:00 Fourth Race: Amateur Apprentice Timber:

The Marshall W. Jenney

Memorial Foxhunter’s Chase

Paddock Time: 2:30

 

3:30 Fifth Race: Amateur Steeplechase:

The Willowdale Steeplechase Stakes

Paddock Time: 3:00

 

4:00 Sixth Race: Maiden Claiming Hurdle: The Folly

Paddock Time: 3:30

 

4:30 Seventh Race: Conditioned Claiming Hurdle:

The Rose Tree Cup

Paddock Time: 4:00

 

6:00 Gates Close