Parx Racing

Track information and stakes schedule for the 2015 Parx Racing meet.Full Story >>
YESTERDAY February 12, 2016
Parx Racing has pushed back the beginning of its 2016 season to Feb. 27. The meet was originally scheduled to begin Feb. 13, but on Feb. 1, the start date was moved to Feb. 20.
February 11, 2016
Parx Racing is pushing back the reopening of its track for training until Monday.
February 09, 2016
Parx Racing had been scheduled to reopen for training on Thursday but that will not be possible after the area received 2 to 3 inches of snow early Wednesday. Thursday’s forecast is for dry weather and Sam Elliott, the track’s director of racing, is ...
January 27, 2016
Parx Racing began its winter break Dec. 23 and will resume racing Feb. 13. The track closed for training Jan. 3 and was scheduled to reopen last week following the installation of a new safety rail. The project has taken longer than planned, however, ...
January 01, 2016
Trainer Ramon Preciado had a career year in 2015, winning 172 races from 569 starts, a win average of 30 percent. In many professions, a year like that would be cause for celebration. But Preciado is already focused on keeping his momentum going in 2016.
December 16, 2015
It has been a year of change at Parx Racing, which concludes its 2015 season Tuesday and will not reopen until Feb. 13.
Sam Elliott, the director of racing at Parx, was invited to attend the recent meeting of the American Graded Stakes Committee in Lexington, Ky., as an observer.
September 17, 2015
I am leaning strongly to Gimme Da Lute in the Pennsylvania Derby for a few reasons. There is very little early speed in the race, so he may be able to control the race from the front. And this colt is hot right now.
July 09, 2015
I like Ben’s Cat in the Parx Dash, but this is no easy spot. The five-furlong race will be over so fast that good and bad luck likely will determine the outcome.
September 23, 2014
The fundamental difference between the fantasy of sport and the reality of competition was on full, merciless display at Parx Racing last weekend, when California Chrome answered the bell but not much more while finishing sixth to the swift Bayern in ...