03.13.2018
Kinda Cruel Red is honored for his racing career achievements
Wheeling, WV (March 10, 2018) – Wheeling Island Hotel Casino Racetrack will celebrate the retirement of one of its most successful greyhounds.
 
Kinda Cruel Red, an All-American Greyhound will be honored with a retirement party at 12:30pm, Saturday, March 10, at the Wheeling Island Racetrack. The greyhound will be honored with cupcakes and t-shirts going to his first 100 party attendants.
 
The athlete came to Wheeling Island from Palm Beach Kennel Club in May of 2016 and completed his career at the property on December 10, 2017. During his tenure, he won six racing cards in a row, from July 15, 2016 through August 17, 2016 earning him an All-American title.
 
Carrie Scanlon, Senior Director of Marketing, is excited to host the event in appreciation of the dog and the sport.
 
"We are excited to be hosting an event that pays tribute to a sport our property was built upon" Scanlon said, "Honoring Kinda Cruel Red with a retirement party is a fitting tribute to the greyhound's successful career at Wheeling Island".
 
The public is welcome to attend the event.
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