del mar summer meet

Hronis Racing Earns Record $1.4 Million In Purses, Captures Del Mar Owner Title

Hronis Racing swept to their fifth Del Mar owner title during the course of Del Mar’s 36-day summer season, winning nine races and a record $1,441,077 in purses. Among those nine victories was an unprecedented seven stakes races. Hronis Racing is the nom de course for two brothers from Delano, CA – Kosta and Pete […]

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Prat, O’Neill Take Home Jockey, Trainer Titles At Del Mar Summer Meet

Flavien Prat and Doug O’Neill took their places atop the jockey and trainer leader boards midway through the meeting and stayed to the end in winning titles for the 80th Del Mar Summer Season which ended Monday. In winning his third championship, solo or shared, in the last four years, Prat notched 42 wins, 10 more […]

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Del Mar: Catalina Cruiser Looks For Repeat In San Diego Handicap

Hronis Racing’s classy Catalina Cruiser, champion sprinter of the 2018 Del Mar summer season, figures to be a solid favorite Saturday in the 78th running of the Grade II $200,000 San Diego Handicap at a mile and one-sixteenth on the main dirt track. Post time for the first of ten races is 2 p.m. Catalina Cruiser, […]

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Dozen 3-Year-Olds Set For Del Mar’s Opening Day Oceanside Stakes

Jasikan, an import from his native Ireland making his third U.S. start, was made the 9-5 favorite on oddsmaker Russ Hudak’s morning line for the $100,000 Runhappy Oceanside Stakes on Wednesday. The traditional opening day feature for 3-year-olds going a mile on the Jimmy Durante Turf Course drew a field of 12. Jasikan broke his […]

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Del Mar Names Veteran Team For Upcoming Summer Meet

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club will conduct its 80th summer racing season beginning Wednesday led by a seasoned collection of veteran racing officials. As they have for the past six years, Tom Robbins and David Jerkens will team up to run the show out of the seaside track’s racing department. Robbins, who hails from one of […]

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Del Mar Odyssey: 40 Years And Counting

All roads lead to Del Mar. Well, at least for me they do. Nothing against Saratoga, which has the best race meeting in North America in a historic setting in upstate New York, but Del Mar has been a rite of summer for me for the last 40 years. It began in 1979, the year […]

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TVG Set For Enhanced Live, Daily Coverage Of Del Mar Summer Meet

Celebrating one of American racing’s premier race meets at one of its most iconic venues, TVG, America’s Horse Racing Network, will broadcast live, on-site from the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club every day of the track’s summer racing season beginning with Opening Day on July 18th. TVG’s exclusive broadcast of the Grade I TVG Pacific Classic […]

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Norberto Arroyo Shifts Tack To California For Del Mar Meeting

On Friday, jockey Norberto Arroyo, Jr., received a license to ride in California following a meeting with the stewards. He plans to ride the summer meeting at Del Mar, where his mounts will be booked by his brother, Nelson. Norberto Arroyo’s promising career in New York was cut short in 2009 when he was arrested […]

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Del Mar’s ‘Strong Racing Product’ Spurs Successful Summer Meet

Del Mar raced to a close of its 76th summer season on Labor Day, completing a 40-day stand that saw total handle figures rise by nearly 10%, field size hold firm despite more racing and its new dirt track receive positive feedback from local horsemen. The seaside oval stretched its summer season out to eight […]

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Del Mar To Offer ‘Full Range’ Of Wagering Opportunities During Summer Meet

Del Mar will provide its same full range of betting opportunities again this season when the seaside track is off and running on its 76th summer of racing beginning Thursday, July 16. The 40-day meeting will have 14 different types of wagers presented, starting with the traditional win, place and show bets and expanding out […]

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