Safety Protocols Announced Ahead of Midlantic 2YO Sale


The sales ring at Fasig-Tipton Midlantic | Fasig-Tipton photo

Officials at Fasig-Tipton have announced a set of COVID-19 protocols that will be instituted in advance of next week’s Midlantic Sale of 2-Year-Olds in Training and this week’s under-tack previews.


  • Screening measures, including temperature checks and health screening questions, will be in place to gain admittance to the sales grounds for all staff, participants and attendees;
  • Cloth face coverings are required in accordance with U.S. CDC recommendations;
  • Participants will not be allowed to congregate. At least six feet of distance must be maintained between people;
  • Seating capacity in the sales pavilion will be reduced below 50% of capacity;
  • No food service will be available in the sales pavilion;
  • Valet parking will not be available;
  • Increased cleaning and disinfection procedures will be implemented with regular sanitation of high-touch surfaces at least every two hours;
  • Frequent hand washing with soap and water for at least 20 seconds is recommended for all attendees;


The guidelines are intended as a supplement to assist with safe operations during the ongoing pandemic and are subject to change.

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