Celebration of Life for Kent Stirling will be held on Saturday, Sept 23 at
11:00 a.m. in the Sport of Kings Theater on the second floor at Gulfstream Park.
Stirling passed away on Sept. 5, after a long battle with cancer.He was 72.
Gulfstream to Hold Memorial for Kent Stirling on Saturday
was executive director of the Florida Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective
Association from 1995 to 2015.He
previously was that association’s president, and was a multiple graded stake
In lieu of flowers, Mr. Stirling’s family requests that donations
be sent to: FLTRAC (Thoroughbred Aftercare), His Place Ministries (Pembroke
Pines), or the Broward Ostomy Association.
Gulfstream Park has two carryovers on its Thursday card, which has ten races and first post of 1:15 p.m.
On the first race there is a Super Hi-5 carryover of $13,166.
The Rainbow 6 has a carryover of $24,946. It is on races five to ten. Conditions are fast and firm. The Weather Channel forecast is for a chance of thunderstorms ranging from 20 percent to 45 percent during racing hours.