Trainer for Street Sense to Announce Decision on Belmont Stakes
Nafzger, the trainer for Street Sense, will hold a news conference at Churchill
Downs racetrack in Louisville, Ky., on Thursday, May 31, at 10:30 a.m. EDT to
announce whether the winner of the Grade I Kentucky Derby 133 will contest the third jewel of horse racing’s Triple Crown, the Belmont
Stakes (GI), on June 9 in
will be on hand to answer questions from the media and will also conduct a
separate teleconference at 11:30 a.m. EDT to accommodate journalists who cannot
personally attend the morning news briefing at Churchill Downs.
replay of the 10:30 a.m. news briefing will be available online for media and
horse racing fans to review at www.twinspires.com and www.churchilldowns.com on
May 31 beginning at noon EDT.
Conference with Kentucky Derby 133 Winner Street Sense’s Trainer Carl Nafzger
Thursday, May 31, 10:30 a.m. EDT
Derby Room, Fourth Floor Jockey Club Suites, Churchill
should enter through Gate 1 and take elevators up to the fourth floor of the
Jockey Club Suites.
May 31, at 11:30 a.m. EDT. Dial-in number: 800-329-9097; Participant Pass Code:
REPLAY OF NEWS CONFERENCE: Available at www.twinspires.com and www.churchilldowns.com
on May 31 beginning at noon EDT.
OPPORTUNITY: Street Sense is scheduled
to work at Churchill Downs on Wednesday, May 30, at approximately 7 a.m. EDT.
Media interested in covering Street Sense’s workout should enter the Churchill
Downs stable area at the Gate 5 security checkpoint. Street Sense is housed in