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Big Ass Fans announces Sponsorship of Maryland Sprint

Lexington, KY - Big Ass Fans, a leading manufacturer of industrial and commercial fans, has announced its sponsorship of the Maryland Sprint at the Preakness Stakes, one of the most prestigious horse races in the world. The Preakness Stakes is the second leg of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, and will take place on May 20, 2023, at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland.

The Preakness Maryland Sprint is a Grade III Thoroughbred horse race held annually at Pimlico Race Course in Baltimore, Maryland. The race is open to horses aged three years and older and is contested over a distance of six furlongs on dirt. The Preakness Maryland Sprint was first run in 1987 and has since become one of the premier sprint races in the country, attracting some of the top sprinters in the sport. With a purse of $150,000, the Preakness Maryland Sprint is an important race for owners and trainers looking to compete at the highest level of the sport.

As part of the sponsorship, Big Ass Fans will have a significant presence at the event, with its logo prominently displayed throughout the racecourse. In addition, Big Ass Fans will provide cooling solutions for both the horses and spectators, ensuring a comfortable environment for all.

"We are thrilled to be a part of such a prestigious event," said Hunter Harris of Big Ass Fans. "The Preakness Stakes is a celebration of the very best in horse racing, and we are proud to be able to contribute to the success of the event with our high-performance fans."

This sponsorship represents a natural fit for Big Ass Fans, which has a long history of supporting horse racing and proud partner of the National Thoroughbred Racing Association. The company's industrial fans are widely used in stables and barns to improve air quality and provide a comfortable environment for horses and riders.

"We have a deep understanding of the needs of the horse racing community, and we are excited to bring our expertise to the Preakness Stakes," said Harris. "We look forward to working with the organizers of the event to ensure that it is a success for everyone involved."