Impending Winter Storm Forces Transfer of Dates
LAUREL, Md. – Due to a winter storm expected to hit the Mid-Atlantic region, the Maryland Jockey Club has moved Sunday’s scheduled nine-race program to Thursday, Feb. 4. Post time for the Feb. 4 card remains 12:25 p.m.
Laurel’s network of off-track betting outlets will remain open.
Winter Storm Orlena is forecast to start in the Midwest early this weekend and bring heavy snow to the Washington D.C. and Baltimore area beginning Sunday.
With the transfer of live racing, Laurel will offer a full nine-race LARC simulcast presentation from Gavea, Brazil Sunday with a 12:20 p.m. first post.
Jorge Vargas Jr. up on Ms Locust Point at Laurel Park (Dottie Miller)