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Jim Pendergest


Jim Pendergest's 19-year tenure at Keeneland, has overseen major renovations to the main track, including installation of the all-weather surface in 2006 and the dirt surface in 2014. He brings extensive experience to his role as Director of Racing Surfaces, having supervised installation of six race tracks, 10 training tracks and some 20 equine arenas in the U.S. and Canada.

Jim Pendergest also serves as General Manager of TTC in addition to his duties as Director of Racing Surfaces.