All Aboard! Breeders’ Cup Unveils Metrolink Passenger Car
The Breeders' Cup, horse racing's premier international event, has partnered with Metrolink to encourage fans to use public transportation to travel to and from the 30th running of the Breeders' Cup at Santa Anita Park on Nov. 1 and 2. A wrapped train car decorated with six thoroughbred horses is currently traveling across the Metrolink system leading up to the championships.
The Breeders' Cup wrapped passenger car appears on the San Bernardino, Burbank-Bob Hope Airport and Orange County lines. For details on Metrolink schedules and connections to other transit systems the weekend of the Breeders' Cup World Championships, visit www.metrolinktrains.com.
The Breeders' Cup serves as the culmination of the thoroughbred racing season and attracts the best horses, trainers and owners from across the globe. The two-day event consists of 14 races with purses and awards totaling more than $27 million, and culminates with the $5 million Breeders' Cup Classic, shown live in primetime on NBC. Tickets can be purchased at www.breederscup.com.