Photo by Laurie Asseo

Off to the Races Radio returns Saturday, April 24 with a lively program focused on Thoroughbred racing and breeding from Virginia, the Mid-Atlantic, and around the country.

The weekly radio show, which airs on ESPN Richmond (VA), 106.1 FM and is available everywhere via livestreaming, will mark its 22nd season, starting February 13.

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The show is powered by The Racing Biz and sponsored in part by the Virginia Thoroughbred Association and Virginia Equine Alliance. The program airs each Saturday morning from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. It will also be archived on and their website

Listeners can catch it live here.

Featured guests on Saturday include Tom Amoss, Darren Rogers, and Keith Feustle. Amoss, a trainer, has won more than 3,800 races in his career, including the 2019 Kentucky Oaks with Serengeti Empress. He’ll send out Littlestitious in the Weber City Miss Stakes at Pimlico on Saturday.

Rogers is the senior director of communications for Churchill Downs, which hosts the Kentucky Derby May 1, while Feustle makes the morning line for Laurel Park and Pimlico while also serving as an Equibase chart caller.

Also slated to join the show is program regular and former Colonial Downs on-air handicapper Derby Bill Watson. The show is hosted by Nick Hahn with support from Frank Vespe.

“We’re excited to kick off the new season of Off to the Races,” said Vespe, who is the owner and publisher of The Racing Biz, which oversees Off to the Races. “No one knows Mid-Atlantic racing better, and we look forward to another season with top guests, compelling interviews, and great handicapping — and plenty of laughs along the way.”

The Off to the Races season kicks off February 20 and will extend through the Colonial Downs racing season and into September.