A crowd of more than 500, including many recognizable faces from the racing world, attended the 1st Annual Taste of Travers Celebration to benefit The Adult and Senior Center of Saratoga. Prestwick Chase at Saratoga presented the Travers and Saratoga-themed event at the National Museum of Dance on Aug. 26, the eve of the 147th Travers Stakes. The celebration recognized 2015 Travers winner Keen Ice, who defeated Triple Crown champion American Pharoah in 2015. Event co-chairs were Jerry and Linda Crawford of Donegal Racing, Keen Ice jockey Javier Castellano and wife Abby, as well as Dale Romans, the trainer of Keen Ice. Over $45,000 was raised at the event.
Photography by Cathy Duffy
Back row: Judge James and Dinda and Fred McNeary of Prestwick Chase