SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. – Registration is now open for the “Third
Race Call” with Tom Durkin at Saratoga Race Course.
Up to six fans will get to join Durkin in his perch at
Saratoga as he calls the third race at the track. Reservations are $100 per
person with 100 percent of the proceeds going to The Backstretch Employee
B.E.S.T. is a non-profit organization that provides health and
social services to the backstretch workers at Saratoga Race Course, Belmont
Park and Aqueduct Racetrack.
“The Third Race Call” has raised more than $20,000 every
summer for the last three years.
Durkin has been announcing at the three NYRA tracks since
The opportunity is limited to six fans daily from July
18-September 1, excluding Travers Day. Reservations can be made by contacting
the B.E.S.T. office at 516-488-3434.