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Shoemaker Mile Stakes

Grade I race
Shoemaker Mile Stakes
Location Hollywood Park Racetrack
Inglewood, California, United States
Inaugurated 1938
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website www.hollywoodpark.com/
Race information
Distance 1 miles (8 furlongs)
Track Grass, left-handed
Qualification Three-year-olds & Up
Weight Assigned
Purse $300,000

The Shoemaker Mile Stakes is an American Thoroughbred horse race run annually as a Grade I at Hollywood Park Racetrack in Inglewood, California. Raced at a distance of one mile on the turf, it is open to any horse age three and up and currently offers a purse of $300,000.

Inaugurated in 1938 as the Premiere Handicap, in 1990 it was renamed to honor U.S. Racing Hall of Fame jockey, Bill Shoemaker.

Selected past winners

  • 2006 - Aragorn
  • 2005 - Castledale
  • 2004 - Designed for Luck
  • 2003 - Redattore
  • 2002 - Ladies Din
  • 2001 - Irish Prize

Other earlier winners

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