California Chrome, who is stabled and trains at Los Alamitos Race Course, annihilated six rivals in a gate to wire romp for the ages, winning the Grade II, 1 1/16 miles San Felipe stakes by 7 ¼ lengths in 1:40.59—the second fastest clocking in the 77- year history of the prestigious prep to the $1 million Santa Anita Derby on April 5. California Chrome is trained by Art Sherman and ridden by Victor Espinoza. A California-bred colt by Lucky Pulpit owned by his breeders, Perry Martin and Steve Coburn, California Chrome earned 50 qualifying points to the Kentucky Derby, virtually assuring himself of a berth in the Run for the Roses May 3.
The Vessels Club at Los Alamitos is the place to enjoy Kentucky Derby Day on Saturday, May 3. Reserve your table now by calling 714-820-2681.
Live racing continues on Friday, March 14 at Los Alamitos Race Course with an eight race program starting at 7 p.m. Enjoy great live racing plus a terrific atmosphere and beautiful views of the Orange County skyline in the Vessels Club at Los Alamitos. It's always a great night at the races. Grandstand admission is only $3 and general parking is free. For more info call 714-820-2800.
Los Alamitos is the perfect place to enjoy the daytime simulcast action seven days a week. Simulcast racing from the east coast is featured on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday. Santa Anita and Golden Gate highlights the simulcast schedule on Thursday through Sunday. Check out the racing calendar on the right hand side for available simulcast races. For more info call 714-820-2800.
First post times on Saturdays is now 6:30 p.m. at Los Alamitos. Eight races are expected to be schedule on Saturday, March 8 at Los Alamitos. Don't miss the racing action live or at your favorite satellite facility.
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