Yonkers, NY --- Yonkers Raceway has announced its early 2014 draw schedule, pending approval of the New York State Gaming Commission.
The 2013 live racing season ends this Saturday (Dec. 21), with the draw for that card taking place Tuesday (Dec. 17).
The race office remains open during the hiatus weekdays (save for holidays) from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The 2014 seasons begins -- pending NYSGC approval -- Monday (Jan. 6). That card, along with the card of Tuesday (Jan. 7) are to be drawn Thursday (Jan. 2). The box closes at 9 a.m. Driver changes and scratches for both cards are to be made Friday (Jan. 3) at 10 a.m.
The card of Thursday (Jan. 9) is drawn Friday (Jan. 3) -- 9 a.m. close -- with the regular draw schedule resuming Monday (Jan. 6).
Note that qualifiers for Friday (Jan. 10) are to be drawn Thursday (Jan. 9) with the box closing at 2 p.m.
Also, a 45-day rule is in effect from the draw for Monday (Jan. 6) through the draw for Saturday (Jan. 18).
For more information, contact the race office at 914.457.2627.