Tuesday, July 21, 2015

LEXINGTON, Ky. (July 21, 2015) – Breeders’ Cup and Sentient Jet, the inventor of the Jet Card and largest independent Jet Card provider in the world, today unveiled a Jet Card with the ultimate privilege: a VIP experience to witness history-in-the-making at the 2015 Breeders’ Cup World Championships. The highly anticipated season-ending event will be held at the iconic Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Ky., for the first time ever on October 30 and 31. The Breeders’ Cup is consistently regarded as one of the best of the best in VIP hospitality and entertainment combined with the highest level of horseracing competition in the world-- with champion horses from more than 15 countries vying for $26 million in prize money. However, this year could see a “Grand Slam” of horse racing for the very first time in history if and when Triple Crown champion American Pharoah runs in and wins the Breeders’ Cup Classic.

“With excitement for the Breeders’ Cup World Championships at an all-time high, our Official Private Aviation Partner Sentient Jet has created an exclusive offer for new Jet Card holders that offers inside access to trackside VIP experiences at this year’s event,” said Craig Fravel, Breeders’ Cup President and CEO. “The VIP Package will provide Sentient guests with an entertainment and travel experience unlike any other.”

The two distinct package options include: a VIP Breeders’ Cup Hospitality Package for Two People, which is awarded to individuals who purchase a new Sentient 25-hour Jet Card and includes one free hour, and a VIP Breeders’ Cup Hospitality Package for Four People, which is awarded to individuals who purchase a Sentient 50-hour Jet Card and also includes one free hour. Hospitality packages feature tickets for Friday, October 30th and Saturday, October 31st in an exclusive trackside luxury chalet with unparalleled views of the world-class races and all-inclusive food and beverage. Additional amenities include access to The Enclosure, a VIP area adjacent to the paddock, a parking pass and access to VIP hospitality lounges at the Breeders’ Cup official host hotels in Lexington.

“We are thrilled to offer two tailored packages and give Cardholders the ultimate luxury viewing experience for the much anticipated 2015 Breeders’ Cup,” said Andrew Collins, president of Sentient Jet. “At Sentient, we are focused on delivering unparalleled service and safety and we look forward to making this competition even more memorable with our exciting VIP packages.”

As private jets line the bunkers of the Lexington Airport in the days leading up to the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, Sentient Jet will offer these cardholders a premier VIP experience from arrival to departure. As one of these select Sentient Jet cardholders, individuals can park alongside aircrafts of the world’s most elite thoroughbred owners and continue to rub elbows with the industry’s top horsemen throughout the weekend with unparalleled access to top hospitality areas at the racetrack and in downtown Lexington.

The VIP hospitality packages are limited to the first ten qualifying purchasers by new cardholders only and Jet Cards must be purchased by August 14, 2015. For more information or to purchase a VIP package, please visit: http://www.sentient.com/breederscup or call: 866-964-1287.

About Breeders’ Cup

The Breeders’ Cup administers the Breeders’ Cup World Championships, Thoroughbred racing’s year-end Championships. The Breeders’ Cup also administers the Breeders’ Cup Challenge qualifying series, which provides automatic starting positions into the Championships races. The 2015 Breeders’ Cup World Championships, consisting of 13 Grade 1 races and purses totaling $26 million, will be held October 30-31 at Keeneland Race Course in Lexington, Ky., and will be televised live by the NBC Sports Group. Breeders’ Cup press releases appear on the Breeders’ Cup Web site, www.breederscup.com. You can also follow the Breeders’ Cup on social media platforms, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

About Sentient Jet

Founded in 1999 and now an integral part of Directional Aviation, Sentient Jet is one of the leading private aviation companies in the country. The Sentient Jet Card Program offers clients the flexibility and convenience of flying private for their personal and business air travel needs with industry-leading value. Sentient Jet is known for outstanding service and a commitment to safety programs, including the industry’s first and only Independent Safety Advisory Board. Sentient Jet’s extensive network of certified operators ensures that clients will always have access to executive aircraft that meet their rigorous standards for safety and quality. Visit sentient.com for more information. You can also follow Sentient Jet on social media platforms, including Twitter and Facebook.