Racetrack hosts first ‘Grandparents Race’ with hilarious results
AUBURN, Wash. (Gray News/TMX) – Move over, horses – grandparent racing is the hot new thing!
A video shared by Emerald Downs shows around 25 grandparents coming out of the horse gates in an approximately 40-yard foot race.
Video shows two of the grandparents tumbling on the dirt track, but no one was injured.
Steve Butler of Everett, Washington, was crowned the winner of the inaugural “Grandparents Race.”
Grandparents Weekend included free entry to the racetrack for grandparents and prize drawings.
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