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Aventura Stakes

The Aventura Stakes is a race for Thoroughbred horses raced at Gulfstream Park at the start of the year. The Aventura is open to three year olds willing to race one mile on the dirt and carries a purse of $125,000.

It is a prep to the Kentucky Derby [1] Holy Bull Stakes, Hutcheson Stakes, the Fountain of Youth Stakes and the Florida Derby.

The Aventura is not listed as running in 2009 at Gulfstream Park.

Past winners

  • 2008 - Not Run?
  • 2005 - High Fly [3]
  • 2004 - Kaufy Mate
  • 2003 - Dynever
  • 2002 - Marasca



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