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Foxfield Safety Program


Wednesday April 27 in Newcomb Hall Ballroom. Presentations are at 6:00 pm and 7:30 pm and the presentations fulfill FOA requirements. Speakers include a representative of the Albemarle County Police Department, the Foxfield Racing Association, UVa Office of the Dean of Students and ADAPT. Door Prizes at each session are: 2 Foxfield tickets + parking pass, Foxfield bowtie and Foxfield hat!

Click on any of the links below to download PDFs of additional safety information

Email to all students regarding safety at the Foxfield Races from University Dean of Students Allen Groves.

ADAPT's Foxfield safety presentation

Albemarle County Police's Foxfield presentation

Albemarle County Police press releases on Foxfield safety and Letter to Attendees

Foxfield Safety Infographic

Foxfield Catering Guide

Foxfield Race Day Policies (link to Foxfield Races website)


ADAPT Student Safety Tent

Saturday, April 30: The gates to Foxfield Spring Horse Races open at 9:00 AM, and the first race starts at 1:30 PM. Be sure to come to our Student Safety Tent on the gravel road near the wooden officials tower and plot A-50 to get free snacks, water, and sunscreen while supplies last! 

Savvy Fox Pledge

Sign a pledge to be a Savvy Fox and receive a FREE Country Club Prep Foxfield T-shirt.  Come while supplies last!   ADAPT will be tabling at the Whispering Wall by Newcomb.

Tuesday, April 26 from 12-2pm and Wednesday, April 27 from 11am - 2pm  Rain Site is the Gordie Center (Student Health lower level)

*Only those attending Foxfield can sign this pledge

At Foxfield 2016 I will…

·       Be an active bystander and use the buddy system to keep my friends and others safe.

·       Not drink and drive, ride in a vehicle with a driver who has been drinking, or let friends get behind the wheel impaired.

·       Practice safer drinking habits by:

o    Eating protein beforehand

o    Consuming no more than one standard drink per hour

o   Alternating with non-alcoholic beverages