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Keeneland is pleased to invite you to apply online for credentials
for its Fall (Oct. 6-28) race meet.


Application Overview

Application forms may be completed by the attending media member or his/her authorizing Editor or General Manager.

  • Credentials are issued annually and are valid for both Spring and Fall Meets unless otherwise noted.
  • Freelance media may be credentialed when working on specific assignments for a recognized media organization. Request for credentials must be made on their behalf by the Assignment Editor or General Manager of the media outlet. 

  • Both a signed Release and Indemnification Agreement and a Certificate of Insurance are required for photo and video credentials. The Release and Indemnification Agreement is included in the online application process, and the insurance requirements are included in the Agreement. ​

Please return the signed Agreement and accompanying Insurance Certificate via fax (859 255-2484) or email to Amy Gregory, Director of Communications, at


An email will be sent to you when your application has been received, followed by a later email confirming approval of your request. Application for a credential does not guarantee accreditation.

Media Parking

Outlets approved to park in the media lot will receive separate vehicle hangtags for the Spring and Fall meets.

General Info

Media information can be found at Please also follow Keeneland on social media through Facebook, Instagram and Twitter via @keeneland, @keenelandracing, and @keenelandsales.

Reminder: The 2017 Fall Meet opens with Fall Stars Weekend on Oct. 6-9, which features nine graded stakes, including five Grade 1 events anchored by the $1 million Shadwell Turf Mile (G1) on Oct. 7, that are worth a total of $3.75 million. Eight of those stakes are Breeders’ Cup Challenge “Win and You’re In” races that award the winners automatic berths in the Breeders’ Cup World Championships at Del Mar on Nov. 3-4.

Contact Us

If you have any questions or would like to receive regular press releases, please contact Amy Gregory, Director of Communications, at, or Amy Owens, Communiations Associate, at



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