Racing Applications Now Available



Live meet to commence September 15


 (Fort Washington, MD – August 13) – Applications for Rosecroft Raceway’s 29 date fall harness meet are now available on-line.    Live racing will commence Saturday, September 15 and run every Tuesday and Saturday evening through December 22.    First race is 7:25 p.m.


The first condition sheet for the fall meet will be posted on-line August 24.   Qualifiers will be conducted Saturday, September 8 at 10 a.m.


The fall meet will feature several enhancements.   Average daily purses are being increased 75% to a projected $35,000 per night.     In addition, a new preference system will be instituted to incentivize Maryland horses and horsemen.    Entry preference in all races conducted at Rosecroft will be based on the following priority order: 1) Maryland owned horses, 2) Maryland sired or bred horses, 3) Maryland trained horses and 4) Maryland foaled horses.   All horses entered must be have a completed and approved racing application on file and must meet all Rosecroft qualifying standards and race condition eligibilities.


All inquiries can be made through the Racing Office at 301-567-4435.   Applications are now available at or and completed applications may be forwarded to or via fax at 301-567-4438.   Approved applications must be on file prior to entering horses for any races or qualifiers.



For Further Information:

Christopher McErlean                                    Mike Wandishin

Vice President – Racing                                                Racing Secretary

Penn National Gaming, Inc.                        Rosecroft Raceway

717-469-3313                                                     765-212-7267/301-567-4435

 UPDATED - AUGUST 24, 2012