pace

A gait in which the legs of a horse move in lateral pairs.

paddock/receiving barn

Areas enclosed by a fence or other means, at which all entrances are secured, and entrance to such structure is limited.

pari-mutuel wagering

A form of betting and of handling the betting on horse races at racetracks, in which those holding winning tickets divide the total amount bet in proportion to their wagers, less a percentage for the management, taxes, etc.

photo finish

A result so close it is necessary to use the finish-line camera to determine the order of finish.

positive test

Finding by an approved laboratory that a blood or urine sample indicates the presence of a drug, medication or other prohibited substance.

post position

The position assigned or drawn for a horse from which it will start the race.

post race test

A blood or urine sample, taken after the completion of a heat or dash, that indicates the presence of a drug, medication or other prohibited substance.

post time

The time set for the start of a race.

pre-race test

A blood or urine sample, taken prior to the completion of a heat or dash, that indicates the presence of a drug, medication or other prohibited substance.

purse

The monetary amount that is distributed to the finishers of a race.

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The Pennsylvania Fair Finals are Friday, October 7 @meadowscasino! Post time is 5:10pm.

You can watch and get a free program at meadowsharnessracing.com

Goodluck 🍀 to all our Fair Finalists!

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#ICYM the PA Derby here are some of the highlights from Pennsylvania's biggest day in thoroughbred racing!

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Happy October! We are kicking the month off with a #PetCostumeContest! To enter your pet enter online at ➡️ https://pennhorseracing.com/stories/2022-halloween-pet-contest/ ⬅️

Entries close on October 24th and then the Fans get to vote who they think has the best Pet Costume! Our Winner will receive a $100 Tractor Supply Gift Card!
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How about this #ThrowbackThursday

The Breeders Crown was held at the Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on October 9, 2010, the first time ever the track hosted the stellar racing event. It was also the first time in Breeders Crown history that all 12 events were held at a track on one card. All 12 races produced new stakes records for a five-eighths mile track.

Some of the highlights include Break The Bank K with a 1:52.2 World Record performance in the $500,000 Breeders Crown Three-Year-Old Colt Trot. Brian Sears did the driving for trainer Trond Smedshammer and owner-breeder Robert Key of Leechburg, Pennsylvania.

It was win number 13 for the undefeated See You At Peelers the $600,000 Breeders Crown Two-Year-Old Filly Pace in 1:52.1; she was trained by Jimmy Takter and driven by Jim Morrill Jr.

Won The West successfully defended his title in the $500,000 Breeders Crown Open Pace with a tremendous 1:49 win for driver David Miller and trainer Ron Burke.

But it was all Little Brown Jug winner Rock N Roll Heaven in the $500,000 Breeders Crown Three-Year-Old Colt Pace, and his dominant win in 1:49 brought the cheering track crowd to their feet. Track Announcer Jim Beviglia’s race call was memorable as his voice cracked with emotion calling the race. “Three quarters 1:19.4. 26.2. Are you kidding me here? At the top of the stretch Rock N Roll Heaven is extending his lead. He’s unstoppable! He’s untouchable! He’s unbeatable tonight!” Daniel Dube was winning driver for trainer Bruce Saunders.
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Todays going to be a good day because it’s #NationalCoffeeDay!

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#ICYMI Monday, we were at @pid_casino for the Master Stakes! It was an amazing day filled with a great racing card! Check out some of the highlights 🌟 ...

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