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Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap

Grade I race
Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap
Location Gulfstream Park
Hallandale Beach, Florida, United States
Inaugurated 1986
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website www.gulfstreampark.com
Race information
Distance 1⅛ miles (9 furlongs)
Track Grass, left-handed
Qualification Four-Years-Old & Up
Weight Assigned
Purse $300,000

The Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap is an American Thoroughbred horse race run annually in early February at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida.

A Grade I event open to horses 4 years of age and older, the race is now run at a distance of one and one-eighths miles (9 furlongs) on the turf and offers a purse of $300,000 added.

From 1986 through 1990, the race was run at a distance of 1 1/16 miles. From 1991 through 2008 the distance was lengthened considerably to 11 furlongs, or 1 3/8 miles. In 2009, the distance was reduced by two furlongs to 9.

Contents

Records

Time record: (at current distance of 1⅜ miles)

  • 2:10.73 - Yagli (1999)

Most wins:

  • 2 - Einstein (2006, 2008)

Most wins by an owner:

Most wins by a jockey:

  • 7 - Jerry Bailey (1992, 1993, 1994, 1997, 1999, 2000, 2003)

Most wins by a trainer:

Winners of the Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap since 1986

Year

Winner

Age

Jockey

Trainer

Owner

Distance
(Miles)

Time

Purse

Grade

2010

Court Vision

5

Robby Albarado Richard Dutrow EAHResolute Group/WinStar Farm

1-1/8

1:46.84

$250,000

I

2009

Kip Deville

6

Cornelio Velasquez Rick Dutrow IEAH Stables et al.

1-1/8

1:45.70

$250,000

I

2008

Einstein

6

Jose Lezcano Helen Pitts Midnight Cry Stables

1-3/8

2:12.87

$250,000

I

2007

Jambalaya

5

Javier Castellano Catherine Day Phillips Todd & C. D. Phillips

1-3/8

2:12.28

$300,000

I

2006

Einstein

4

Rafael Bejarano Helen Pitts Midnight Cry Stables

1-7/16

2:23.91

$150,000

I

2005

Prince Arch

4

Brice Blanc Kenneth McPeek Ray Cottrell, Sr.

1-3/8

2:11.44

$250,000

I

2004

Hard Buck

5

Edgar Prado Kenneth McPeek Team Victory I

1-3/8

2:11.56

$150,000

I

2003

Man from Wicklow

6

Jerry Bailey Richard Violette, Jr. R. A. Violette, Jr. et al.

1-3/8

2:11.62

$200,000

I

2002

Cetewayo

8

Cornelio Velasquez Michael Dickinson John A. Chandler

1-3/8

2:17.44

$200,000

I

2001

Subtle Power

4

Pat Day William I. Mott The Thoroughbred Corp.

1-3/8

2:13.50

$100,000

I

2000

Royal Anthem

5

Jerry Bailey William I. Mott The Thoroughbred Corp.

1-3/8

2:11.34

$200,000

I

1999

Yagli

6

Jerry Bailey William I. Mott Allen E. Paulson

1-3/8

2:10.73

$200,000

I

1998

Flag Down

8

Jose Santos Christophe Clement Allen E. Paulson

1-3/8

2:12.59

$200,000

I

1997

Lassigny

6

Jerry Bailey William I. Mott Prince Sultan al Kabeer

1-3/8

2:11.33

$170,000

I

1996

Celtic Arms

5

Mike E. Smith Rodney Rash Gary A. Tanaka

1-3/8

2:13.90

$170,000

I

1995

Misil

7

Jose Santos Vittorio Caruso Scuderia Laghi

1-3/8

2:12.41

$160,000

I

1994

Strolling Along

4

Jerry Bailey C. R. McGaughey III Ogden Phipps

1-1/4

2:05.01

$160,000

I

1993

Stagecraft

6

Jerry Bailey William I. Mott Sheikh Mohammed

1-3/8

2:13.24

$160,000

I

1992

Passagere du Soir

5

Jerry Bailey Christophe Clement Paul de Moussac

1-3/8

2:15.71

$160,000

I

1991

Shy Tom

5

Craig Perret D. Wayne Lukas William T. Young

1-3/8

2:14.70

$160,000

I

1990

Youmadeyourpoint

4

Douglas Valiente Eugene Navarro Stanley M. Ersoff

1-1/16

1:39.60

$160,000

II

1989

Equalize

7

Jose Santos Angel Penna, Sr. A. J. Menditeguy Stable

1-1/16

1:41.20

$160,000

1988

Salem Drive

6

Gene St. Leon Tom Skiffington, Jr. Virginia Kraft Payson

1-1/16

1:40.60

$160,000

1987

Bolshoi Boy

4

Randy Romero Howard M. Tesher A. Belford/J. Greathouse, Jr.

1-1/16

1:44.60

$135,000

1986

Sondrio

5

Jose Santos Howard M. Tesher Craig B. Singer

1-1/16

1:40.60

$135,000

See also

Gulfstream Park Turf Handicap top three finishers
Gulfstream Park

References



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