Saratoga Race Track, New York

Saratoga Race Course in Saratoga Springs, New York is one of the most famous horse racing venues in the world and one of three tracks, along with Belmont Park and Aqueduct, which the New York Racing Association operates. Opened on August 3, 1863, Saratoga Race Course is America's oldest sporting venue of any kind. To learn the latest on racing events at the Saratoga New York race track, visit
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Race Course Hotel.

Enjoy all the exciting action at the nearby Saratoga Race Course from the many comforts of The Inn at Saratoga, which is less than one mile away. As a guest of our boutique Saratoga, NY hotel, you'll enjoy beautifully decorated Victorian-style accommodations and a host of modern living amenities to ensure your comfort, including complimentary full buffet breakfast served up fresh each morning, , gourmet dining and cocktail lounge, free high-speed wireless Internet access, and access to a nearby YMCA and swimming pool.
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Saratoga Springs NY Race Track -Famous Upsets

Race Track -Famous Upsets.

Saratoga Race Track is known by the nickname "The Graveyard of Favorites" for its rich history of playing host to some of the racing world's most spectacular upsets. In the history of racing, the legendary Man o' War was served his one defeat in a 21-start career at Saratoga. In the 1930 Travers Stakes, front runner Gallant Fox suffered an unbelievable defeat by Jim Dandy, a 100-1 long-shot. To learn more about the fascinating history of horse racing at the Saratoga Race Course, visit
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Race Course Tradition.

The regal sport of horse racing is rich in tradition, and the Saratoga Race Course is no exception. Notably, a canoe that glides along a lake in the middle of the track is newly painted each year in the colors of the winner of the Travers Stakes. Another familiar tradition that takes place before each race is the hand ringing of a bell precisely 17 minutes before the start of the race. To learn more about Saratoga Race Track and its traditions, visit
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Famous Races.

Saratoga Race Course is home to many of the racing world's most highly anticipated stakes. Here are a few of the famous races run at the Saratoga Race Course

Grade I Stakes

  • Alabama Stakes
  • Diana Handicap
  • Alfred G. Vanderbilt Handicap
  • King's Bishop Stakes
  • Hopeful Stakes
  • Whitney Handicap Test Stakes

Grade II Stakes

  • Adirondack Breeders' Cup Stakes
  • Bernard Baruch Handicap
  • Lake George Stakes
  • Jim Dandy Stakes
  • Lake Placid Handicap
  • Saratoga Special Stakes
  • National Museum of Racing Hall of Fame Handicap
  • Honorable Miss Handicap

Grade III Stakes

  • Saranac Stakes
  • Victory Ride Stakes
  • With Anticipation Stakes
  • Schuylerville Stakes
Hotels Saratoga Springs
Hotels Saratoga Springs
The Inn At Saratoga - Saratoga Springs, New York (NY)
Located at
231 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, New York 12866
Contact: 518-583-1890 Fax: 518-583-2543
231 Broadway, Saratoga Springs, New York 12866
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