By Vera Rasnake
Tuesday, July 26, 2011
NGA News - Derby Lane announces 2011 final stakes schedule
NGA News - The final stakes races of 2011 have been set. The fifth annual $50,000 Fall Sprint will be held Saturday night October 1. The five-race series will begin on September 17 and conclude October 1 before the onset of the Fall Nationals. The $20,000 Fall Juvenile stakes for the youngsters will begin October 29 and conclude Saturday night November 12. Both the Fall Sprint and the Juvenile will be held over the 550-yard course. The $75,000 Distance Challenge stakes will be held over the 660-yard course. The stakes will be held during the Holiday season. Round one begins Saturday December 3 and concludes Saturday night December 17.