Northfield, OH — MGM Northfield Park management has announced the dates of four Fall Late Closing Series.
All of the newly added Late Closers carry a condition of non-winners of two pari-mutuel races (Ohio sired n/w three) or non-winners of $20,000 lifetime (through 9/30/2021).
Sundays (Oct. 17, Oct. 24, Oct. 31 and Nov. 7) offer The Gridiron Series for horse and gelding pacers. Each of the four legs will carry a purse of $11,000. The $25,000 final (all purses guaranteed) will go to post on Sunday (Nov. 14).
Monday (Oct. 18) and Tuesdays (Oct. 26, Nov. 2 and Nov. 9) will host The Election Night Series for horse and gelding trotters. Each of these legs will carry purses of $11,000. The $25,000 final will be Tuesday (Nov. 16).
Wednesdays (Oct. 20, Oct. 27, Nov. 3 and Nov. 10) feature the Autumn Leaves Series for filly and mare trotters. All legs will be contested for a purse of $11,000. The final chases a $25,000 purse and goes to post on Wednesday (Nov. 17).
Saturdays (Oct. 23, Oct. 30, Nov. 6 and Nov. 13) will offer The Halloween Series for filly and mare pacers. Each leg will be raced for an $11,000 purse. The final will be Saturday (Nov. 20) for a purse of $25,000.
Pre-nominations are not necessary. A one-time $300 payment will be required of each entrant prior to their first start in the series (payments are not waived for scratches; entrants do not need to race in all legs of the series).
Conditions for the series can be found at www.northfieldpark.com.
Horsemen should call 330.467.4101, ext. 52300, and speak to Northfield Park’s race office for any additional questions.