“Breeders’ Cup En Vivo,” an all-Spanish digital series covering five Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series ‘Win and You’re In’ races will will air live on the Facebook, Twitter, and YouTube channels of the Breeders’ Cup. The Kentucky Turf Cup and Keeneland broadcasts will be produced in partnership with DRF en Espanol.
The “Breeders’ Cup En Vivo” team will be comprised of co-hosts Claudia Spadaro, Darwin Vizcaya, Roberto Rodriguez, and Annise Montplaisir–who also produces the show.
The 2023 “Breeders’ Cup En Vivo” schedule includes: the Aug. 12 GI Fourstardave S. which offers an automatic berth to the GI FanDuel Breeders’ Cup Mile; the Sept. 2 GI FanDuel Racing Pacific Classic (GI Longines Breeders’ Cup Classic); Sept. 9 GII Kentucky Turf Cup (GI Longines Breeders’ Cup Turf); the Sept. 30 GI Awesome Again S. (Classic); and Oct. 6 GI Darley Alcibiades S. (GI NetJets Breeders’ Cup Juvenile Fillies).
“We are very pleased to present the groundbreaking programming of ‘Breeders’ Cup En Vivo’ for a third consecutive season,” said Justin McDonald, Chief Marketing Officer of Breeders’ Cup Limited. “This series highlights the truly global nature of the Breeders’ Cup while providing on-site coverage of key Challenge Series races for Spanish-speaking fans and participants alike.”
Montplaisir added, “The engagement and comments we’ve received from Spanish-speaking racing fans for these shows has been overwhelmingly positive. Each co-host on this team has their own fan base and provides their own unique perspective, which collectively contributes to extraordinarily high-quality Spanish coverage of the Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series.”