2016 live racing season gets underway

The 155-day live racing meet at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack (FLGR) got underway on Saturday with File for Divorce taking the season opener.

Finger Lakes begins 2016 season on Saturday

The 2016 live thoroughbred racing meet at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack (FLGR) is set to get underway on Saturday, April 16. The historic Western New York track’s 54th season will begin with the eight-race Opening Day card. Post time for the first race is scheduled for 1:10 p.m. Racing gates open at 11:30 am.

2015 Live Racing Season Concludes

The 2015 live thoroughbred racing season at Finger Lakes Gaming and Racetrack concluded on Wednesday, December 9. Jockey Oscar Gomez enjoyed the closing day card with three visits to the winners circle.

Breakin the Fever voted FLGR "Horse of the Year"

Breakin the Fever was named 2015 Finger Lakes (FLGR) “Horse of the Year” at the annual FLGR Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association awards dinner on Saturday. The 3-year-old New York-bred owned and trained by Debra Breed won six of his eight FLGR starts this year.

Mecke's Madalyn wins final stake of Finger Lakes meet

Mecke’s Madalyn rallied to win the second renewal of the $50,000 Shesastonecoldfox Stakes on Friday at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack. The talented filly owned by Sinatra Thoroughbred Racing took the feature event for New York-bred 2-year-old fillies in a six furlong time of 1:13.44.

Finger Lakes participants in Retired Racehorse Makeover Competition

Numerous thoroughbreds that were recently retired from competition at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack participated in the Retired Racehorse Project  in Lexington, Kentucky. The event was sponsored by Thoroughbred Charities of America and took place from October 23-25.

Literacy Volunteers of Ontario-Yates wins 2015 Charity Cup

A day of celebration and recognition of area charitable organizations came to a close today at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack with the Literacy Volunteers of Ontario-Yates, Inc. taking the top donation prize of $10,000 in the fifth annual Charity Cup this afternoon. A total of $30,000 was offered by FLGR in support of the participating organizations.

Dr. Shane is upset winner of New York Breeders' Futurity

Dr. Shane scored an upset victory in the 53rd renewal of the $206,963 New York Breeders’ Futurity on Saturday at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack.

Annual Charity Cup on Tap For Saturday

Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack (FLGR) once again will place $30,000 up for grabs among six local not-for-profits this coming Saturday, October 17 during the eighth renewal of the Charity Cup. 

Breakin the Fever holds on to win Leon Reed Memorial Stakes

Breakin the Fever narrowly held off a late challenge by longshot Bigshotinthenews to win the $50,000 Leon Reed Memorial Stakes at Finger Lakes Gaming & Racetrack on Friday.