NBC Sports Radio and Westwood One Set Triple Crown Coverage
April 29, 2015 at 12:00 PM (PT)
NBC SPORTS RADIO and WESTWOOD ONE SPORTS are offering coverage of the three TRIPLE CROWN thoroughbred races starting on SATURDAY with the call of the KENTUCKY DERBY in partnership with HORSE RACING RADIO NETWORK and NBC SPORTS.
144 stations are signed up for the race, including ESPN Sports WEPN-F (ESPN NEW YORK 98.7 FM)/NEW YORK. DERBY coverage begins at 5p (ET) and runs until 7p, with HRRN's MIKE PENNA anchoring and JUDE FELD and KURT BECKER on analysus. SEAN CLANCY and JEFF BLOOM, former jockeys, will serve as paddock and trackside reporters, with reigning Miss CONNECTICUT ACACIA COURTNEY on the broadcast team and LARRY COLLMUS calling the play-by-play for all three races.
The PREAKNESS will air live from PIMLICO in BALTIMORE on MAY 16th, and the BELMONT STAKES will air live from BELMONT PARK in ELMONT, NY on JUNE 6th.