TORONTO, September 16, 2020 – The post position draw for the 24th running of the $1 million Ricoh Woodbine Mile, a Grade 1 Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series ‘Win And You’re In’ race, will be streamed online today live from Woodbine Racetrack following the Stronger Together panel.
The Stronger Together panel will be hosted by Jason Portuondo and feature trainers Mark Casse and Kevin Attard, and Woodbine Entertainment CEO Jim Lawson. The panel will discuss how the industry managed the COVID-19 pandemic, how its positioned for the future coming out of the pandemic, and innovation in the sport and industry.
Beginning at 11 a.m., the Stronger Together panel will lead directly into the Ricoh Woodbine Mile draw, which is scheduled to start at approximately 12 noon. The panel and post position draw will be available to watch on Woodbine.com and Woodbine’s Facebook page at @WoodbineTB.
The Ricoh Woodbine Mile, a one-mile race for three-year-olds and up on the world-renowned E.P. Taylor Turf Course, will be contested on Saturday, Sept. 19. First race post time is set for 1:10 p.m. ET, with the main event scheduled to go postward at approximately 5:39 p.m. ET. Coverage of the Ricoh Woodbine Mile will be broadcast live from 5 p.m. – 6 p.m. ET on TSN 3 & 5 in Canada and NBCSN in the U.S.
Click here to watch the live stream of the Stronger Together panel and Ricoh Woodbine Mile post draw.
RICOH WOODBINE MILE MEDIA KIT
*Please note all fact sheets include stats from 1997+ when the race was changed to its current format at one mile on turf.