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Backstretch Experience

January 11 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am

The heavy breathing and thunder of hooves is an experience like no other. Racehorses have been training at the historic Aiken Training Track since 1942 and now you can get a behind the scenes look at these young equine athletes before they leave to race at tracks all over the United States.

The cost is $25 per person. Registration and payment may be done at the Weeks Center, 1700 Whiskey Rd. across from Zaxby’s.

This program is for participants ages 12 and up. Children ages 12 – 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Space is limited. Participants should wear comfortable clothing and walking shoes.

For more information contact 803-643-2121, 803-642-7631 or halloffame@cityofaikensc.gov

Participants meet at the Rye Patch parking lot, 100 Berrie Road, at 8:45 am and will be transported to the Aiken Training Track.

Details

Date:
January 11
Time:
9:00 am - 11:30 am

Organizer

Aiken Thoroughbred Racing Hall of Fame
Phone:
803-643-2121
Email:
halloffame@cityofaikensc.gov

Venue

Aiken Training Track
538 Two Notch Road
Aiken, SC 29801 United States
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Phone:
803-642-7631
Website:
http://www.aikentrainingtrack.com/