|Sam Houston Race Park Cancels Live Racing
and Simulcasting September 12 & 13 Due to Hurricane Ike
Houston Race Park has cancelled live racing and all simulcast events for
Friday, September 12 and Saturday, September 13, 2008, due to inclement
weather anticipated by Hurricane Ike’s projected landfall along
the Texas coast. The Park will not reschedule live racing events.
The Park will not hold training sessions over the weekend and will evaluate
conditions in order to consider opening for training again on Monday,
At this time, The Park plans to remain open for simulcast operations
on Thursday, September 11 unless otherwise posted. The Park will make
the determination to open for simulcasting events only on Sunday, September
14 based on weather conditions over the weekend.
The Texas Horsemen's Partnership office at SHRP will close at 12:00 p.m.
on Thursday, September 11, and will reopen when the weather improves following
For more information, please visit www.shrp.com
or call 281-807-8760