The Memorial Day weekend kicks off the summer season, and a trio of Grade 1 races headlines the holiday card at Santa Anita. Each of the three races carries a purse of $300,000, and the North American Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series begins with the Shoemaker Mile Stakes. This year’s Breeders’ Cup World Championships are Nov. […]
Posted on: May 30, 2021 |
Road to the Kentucky Derby: San Felipe Stakes The Grade II San Felipe Stakes is a Championship Series race on the Road to the Kentucky Derby. The $300,000 race has been run since 1935 and contested at the current 1 1/16 mile distance since 1952. The San Felipe is restricted to 3-year-olds and is the […]
Posted on: March 4, 2021 |
A strong graded stakes schedule completes the final weekend of racing in January. Watch 2 Kentucky Derby prep races along with other notable graded stakes.
Posted on: January 28, 2021 |
The Holy Bull at Gulfstream Park and Robert B. Lewis, both Grade 3, headline the Kentucky Derby prep races on Saturday, Jan. 30.
Posted on: January 27, 2021 |