Northfield Park To Offer Iron Maiden Series

Published: April 1, 2024 10:23 am EDT

The Iron Maiden Series, one of the most popular series at MGM Northfield Park, will kick off on Saturday, April 6.  

The series, which kicks off the spring season at the Home of the Flying Turns, is divided into four divisions by gait and sex. Conditions are the same for each division: non-winners of one pari-mutuel race (Ohio-sired non-winners of two) or $10,000 USD lifetime through March 31, 2024. 

There will be four $8,400 USD legs and a $20,000 USD guaranteed final for each division.

The Iron Maiden Series does not require any pre-nomination or entry fees to compete, and horses can join the series in any leg they choose.

To qualify for the final, horses do not have to race in all four legs, including the opening leg.

Draws for the Iron Maiden begin on Tuesday, April 2 for the filly and mare pacers, to be raced on Saturday, April 6. Next is the draw for the horse and gelding pacers on Wednesday, April 3 to be raced on Sunday, April 7. The horse and gelding trotters will be drawn on Thursday, April 4 to be raced on Tuesday, April 9, and finally, the opening leg for the filly and mare trotters will be drawn on Friday, April 5 to be raced on Wednesday, April 10.

For more information, contact Director of Racing Dave Bianconi at dbianconi@mgmnorthfieldpark or by calling the race office at 330-467-4101 ext. 52300.

(Northfield Park)

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