Horsemen’s Info

 

Atlanta Steeplechase
April 18, 2015
Post time - 1:30 p.m.


Contact Name/Telephone:
Dick Washburn: 404-697-4530 or email: foxcreek@shakerag.com.
Atlanta Steeplechase Office: Jean Bird 404-237-7436 or email: jean@atlantasteeplechase.org


Kingston Downs Race Course Physical Address
Gore Spring Road; Rome, GA 30161

Travel Information
Airports: Atlanta International Airport (ATL) is approximately 70 miles south of Kingston Downs; Peachtree DeKalb Airport 770.936.6440 is located east of Atlanta and approximately 1 hour from Kingston Downs;
Richard B. Russell Airport is located approximately 12 miles northwest of Kinston Downs – 706-295-7835

Accommodations
Holiday Inn, Rome, GA 706-295-1100
Hotel includes bar and restaurant. Horsemen should make “steeplechase” reservations.
Country Inn & Suites, Rome, GA 706-232-3380
Hotel has no bar or restaurant but provides a complimentary extended continental breakfast. Horsemen should make “steeplechase” reservations with Carol Maloof.
Four Seasons Hotel, 75 14th Street, Atlanta, GA 404-253-3853
Complimentary car service from 7 AM to 7 PM within 10-mile radius.

Food Services at the Races
Horsemen’s Breakfast beginning at 6a.m. in the barn area. Pre-Race Party in Powers Tent from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. (located across the racecourse from the judges’ tower). Heavy hors d’oeuvres and drinks OTR tent located at the Tower will serve food and beverages from 12:00 p.m. until the end of the races. Post Race Party in Powers Tent immediately following the last race

Credentials Needed
Owners / Trainers / Riders – wear your NSA pin and put the NSA Horseman Tag on your
car mirror. Atlanta credentials will be distributed by Dick Washburn.

Horse Related
Stabling is permanent. Straw is the only bedding provided. If you require something different then you must provided.
There are electrical outlets.
There is only cold water available.
Cooling station and ice on site.
Any further questions contact Dick Washburn at 404-697-4530
Veterinary Assistance – Dr. Tom Wilson will be on call (706) 233-9990

Directions
For directions to the course.