Keeneland Racecourse and Sales

United States

Keeneland includes the Keeneland Racecourse, a Thoroughbred horse racing facility, and a sales complex, both in Lexington, Kentucky.


Keeneland is encouraging consignors and veterinarians who are participating in its September Yearling Sale, to be held Sept. 9-22, to use the capabilities in the Repository to upload and view endoscopic videos of horses scheduled to sell.

Keeneland Encourages Endoscopic Videos for September Yearling Sale


Keeneland is encouraging consignors and veterinarians who are participating in its September Yearling Sale, to be held Sept. 9-22, to use the capabilities in the Repository to upload and view endoscopic videos of horses scheduled to sell.

Keeneland to Sponsor Fundraising Bluegrass International Cup Polo Match and Dinner at Mt. Brilliant Farm


Keeneland has announced it will be the title sponsor of the 13th Annual Bluegrass International Cup, a polo match and dinner benefiting the Fayette Alliance Foundation and the UK Markey Cancer Foundation on Friday, Sept. 6, at historic Mt. Brilliant Farm near Lexington.

Statement from Keeneland President and CEO Bill Thomason on Keeneland’s support of the Breeders’ Cup decision to hold the 2019 World Championships at Santa Anita:


“Keeneland fully supports the decision of the Breeders’ Cup Board of Directors to keep the 2019 World Championships at Santa Anita.

Keeneland to Award Record $5.675 Million in Stakes Purses for 2019 Fall Meet


Keeneland will offer a record $5.675 million in stakes purses during its 17-day Fall Meet from Oct. 4-26, which opens with the prestigious Fall Stars Weekend

Master Fencer (JPN) Turns in Final Keeneland Work for Belmont


Katsumi Yoshizawa’s homebred Master Fencer (JPN), who is scheduled to make his next start in the Belmont (G1) on June 8, worked a half-mile in :52 over a fast track Wednesday at Keeneland

War of Will Returns to Keeneland Following Preakness Win


Gary Barber’s War of Will, who won the $1.5 million Preakness (G1) at Pimlico on Saturday, arrived at trainer Mark Casse’s barn at Keeneland around 3:30 p.m. ET today.

Julie Cauthen, Gabby Gaudet to Support Keeneland Sales Inspection and Recruitment Efforts


Keeneland announced today that prominent bloodstock agent Julie Cauthen has joined the company’s September Yearling Sale inspection team.