Leamington Raceway is transferring up its submit time for the upcoming race season.
Tom Bain with the Lakeshore Horse Racing Affiliation says race time is being modified from 1:30 p.m. to 1 p.m. to keep away from conflicts with different tracks throughout the province.
Bain says the change will probably result in extra bets.
“Altering our submit time will likely be a particular profit. There’s all the time conflicting instances between race tracks. The higher has to decide on which observe and if Leamington is the one one going that is the one individuals are going to wager. It’s going to be Leamington,” he says.
Bain believes the transfer will assist fire up extra on-line betting.
“On-line betting, that appears to be extraordinarily necessary now and catching on unbelievably. Our previous couple of weeks in Leamington this season went up and up as phrase acquired out about the way in which to wager,” he says.
Bain says it may be a step up on different tracks.
“It will enable folks to tune into us earlier and, usually, after they get tuned into one observe that is the place they’re going to keep and wager the remainder of the afternoon. So it needs to be an actual optimistic transfer for us at Leamington,” he provides.
The 2021 season at Leamington Raceway will embrace 13 race dates beginning Sunday, August 8 wrapping up on Sunday, October 31 — motion begins every Sunday at 1 p.m.
With recordsdata from Rob Hindi