Racing News

RACE MEET EXTENDED

For 12-30-16
By Tom Harris

PORTLAND MEADOWS EXTENDS SEASON AMID WEATHER CONCERNS IN PACIFIC NORTHWEST

(The 70th season of racing at Portland Meadows just got a little longer!) Portland, OR. – A surge of Arctic blast weather expected to hit the area this Monday and Tuesday resulted in Portland Meadows Officials and Horsemen taking a preventative measure to avoid likely harsh racing conditions.

CARRYOVER ALERT! For Sunday January 1, 2017

For 12-30-16

CARRYOVER ALERT!

Live racing this Sunday will have a PICK 5 carryover of $15,674.04. First race goes to post at noon with 8 races on the card.

Post time will be 12 noon for the final three days of racing this season Portland Meadows.

PORTLAND MEADOWS CELEBRATES EARLY WITH NEW YEARS HANDICAP

12-26-16
By Tom Harris

PORTLAND MEADOWS CELEBRATES EARLY WITH NEW YEARS HANDICAP

Portland, OR. – Monday racing at Portland Meadows will present the New Years Handicap for Quarter Horses at 870 yards as a half dozen speedsters test the turn in the third race of the day worth $9,500 added for three year olds and upward.

OREGON CHAMPiONSHIP DAY RECAP

12-26-16
By Tom Harris

OREGON CHAMPiONSHIP DAY RECAP AT PORTLAND MEADOWS

Portland, OR. - Despite a heavy fog that settled in on Oregon Championship Day at Portland Meaadows Wednesday, the show went on. A wet-fast track greeted the contenders for the nine race card which offered a special event for each and every race.

OREGON CHAMPIONSHIP DAY AT PORTLAND MEADOWS

For 12-21-16
By Tom Harris
OREGON CHAMPIONSHIP DAY AT PORTLAND MEADOWS

SPECIAL NOTICE: DUE TO RECENT WINTER WEATHER RELATED CONCERNS, RACING AT PORTLAND MEADOWS HAS BEEN CANCELLED FOR SUNDAY, DEC 18th. OREGON CHAMPIONSHIP DAY WILL BE RUN ON WEDNESDAY, DEC 21st.

 

RACING SET TO RESUME AT PORTLAND MEADOWS

For 12-20-16
By Tom Harris
RACING SET TO RESUME AT PORTLAND MEADOWS

Portland, OR. – After two straight days of forced cancellation due to weather related issues, Portland Meadows is poised to resume racing Tuesday at 1pm (PST) as rising temperatures are expected to raise prospects for live race action to return at the Portland oval.

PORTLAND MEADOWS CANCELS MONDAY CARD

For 12-19-16
By Tom Harris
PORTLAND MEADOWS CANCELS MONDAY CARD

2016 Oregon Championship Day Moved

Oregon Championship Day Moved to Wednesday December 21st
12-17-16

After consideration of the weather and track conditions, we’ve made the collective decision to cancel live racing on Sunday December 18, 2016.

Oregon Championship Day races have been moved to Wednesday the 21st, with live racing on Monday December 19th and Tuesday December 20th proceding as scheduled.