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Forward Gal Stakes

Grade II race
Forward Gal Stakes
Location Gulfstream Park
Hallandale, Florida, United States
Inaugurated 1981
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Race information
Distance 7 furlongs
Track Dirt, left-handed
Qualification Three-year-old fillies
Weight Assigned
Purse $150,000

The Forward Gal Stakes is an American Thoroughbred horse race run annually near the end of January at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida. The Grade II event is open to three-year-old fillies willing to race seven furlongs on the dirt.

Named for Forward Gal, the American Champion Two-Year-Old Filly of 1970, the race is considered a prep for the Kentucky Oaks.


Contents

Records

Time record: (at current distance of 1⅜ miles)

  • 1:21.76 - Glitter Woman (1997)

Most wins by an owner:

  • 2 - Edward P. Evans (1991 & 2001)

Most wins by a jockey:

Most wins by a trainer:

Winners of the Forward Gal Stakes since 1981

Year

Winner

Age

Jockey

Trainer

Owner

Distance

Time

Purse

Grade

2010

Bickersons

3

Joe Bravo Kelly Breen Lori & George Hall

7 fur.

1:22.35

$150,000

II

2009

Frolic's Dream

3

Jermaine Bridgmohan Martin D. Wolfson Dare To Dream Farm

7 fur.

1:24.15

$150,000

II

2008

Bsharpsonata

3

Eric Camacho Timothy Saltzman Cloverleaf Farm

7 fur.

1:23.09

$150,000

II

2007

Forever Together

3

Elvis Trujillo Jonathan E. Sheppard Augustin Stable

7 fur.

1:22.60

$150,000

II

2006

Miraculous Miss

3

Jeremy Rose Steve Klesaris Puglisi Stables & Klesaris

7 fur.

1:22.78

$150,000

II

2005

Letgomyecho

3

Javier Castellano George R. Arnold II Dixiana Farm

7 fur.

1:23.24

$150,000

II

2004

Madcap Escapade

3

Jerry D. Bailey Frank L. Brothers Bruce Lunsford

7 fur.

1:22.97

$150,000

II

2003

Midnight Cry

3

Edgar Prado Kenneth McPeek Barrister Hall Stable

7 fur.

1:22.55

$100,000

II

2002

Take the Cake

3

Rene Douglas Carl Nafzger Elizabeth Valando

7 fur.

1:25.47

$100,000

II

2001

Gold Mover

3

Jerry D. Bailey Mark A. Hennig Edward P. Evans

7 fur.

1:22.43

$100,000

II

2000

Miss Inquisitive

3

Tommy Turner Frank Passero, Jr. Colebrook Farm

7 fur.

1:22.25

$75,000

II

1999

China Storm

3

Pat Day D. Wayne Lukas Overbrook Farm

7 fur.

1:23.69

$75,000

II

1998

Uanme

3

Shane Sellers Dallas Stewart Horton Stables Inc.

7 fur.

1:24.56

$75,000

II

1997

Glitter Woman

3

Mike E. Smith Claude R. McGaughey III H. Joseph Allen

7 fur.

1:21.76

$75,000

II

1996

Mindy Gayle

3

Julie Krone Julian Canet Harvey Tenenbaum

7 fur.

1:24.54

$75,000

II

1995

Chaposa Springs

3

Herberto Castillo, Jr. Martin D. Wolfson Suresh Chintamaneni

7 fur.

1:24.18

$75,000

II

1994

Mynameispanama

3

Marco Castaneda Odin Londono not found

7 fur.

1:22.97

$75,000

II

1993

Sum Runner

3

Randy Romero Donald Winfree Solon Cohen

7 fur.

1:23.67

$75,000

II

1992

Spinning Round

3

Jose A. Santos James E. Baker Kinsman Stable

7 fur.

1:24.85

$75,000

II

1991

Withallprobability

3

Craig Perret D. Wayne Lukas Edward P. Evans

7 fur.

1:22.50

$75,000

II

1990

Charon

3

Earlie Fires Gene Navarro Stanley Ersoff

7 fur.

1:24.80

$60,000

III

1989

Open Mind

3

Angel Cordero, Jr. D. Wayne Lukas Eugene V. Klein

7 fur.

1:24.20

$60,000

III

1988

On To Royalty

3

Craig Perret Ben W. Perkins, Jr. B. W. Perkins, Sr. & Neil Litten

7 fur.

1:23.20

$60,000

III

1987

Added Elegance

3

Jacinto Vasquez Frank Gomez Wimborne Farm

7 fur.

1:24.60

$60,000

III

1986

Noranc

3

Herb McCauley Joe Provost Peter Rosbeck & Jack Roberts

7 fur.

1:23.80

$60,000

III

1985

Lucy Manette

3

Craig Perret J. Willard Thompson William M. Hackman

7 fur.

1:23.40

$65,000

1984

Miss Oceana

3

Eddie Maple Woody Stephens Newstead Farm

7 fur.

1:22.40

$40,000

1983

Unaccompanied

3

Robert Woodhouse Dennis Ebert Ben walden & Wells Hardesty

7 fur.

1:23.40

$45,000

1982 #

Trove

3

Larry Saumell Woody Stephens Hickory Tree Stable

7 fur.

1:22.80

$30,000

1982 #

All Manners

3

Odin Londono

7 fur.

1:23.00

$30,000

1981

Dame Mysterieuse

3

Jean-Luc Samyn Woody Stephens Hickory Tree Stable

7 fur.

1:22.20

$40,000

See also

Forward Gal Stakes top three finishers
Gulfstream Park

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