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Sunshine Millions Classic

Restricted race
Sunshine Millions Classic
Location Santa Anita Park, Arcadia, California &
Gulfstream Park, Hallandale Beach, Florida, United States
Inaugurated 1981
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website sunshinemillions.com
Race information
Distance 1⅛ miles (9 furlongs)
Track Dirt, left-handed
Qualification Four-year-olds and up
Weight Assigned
Purse $1,000,000

The Frank's Energy Drink Sunshine Millions Classic is an American race for thoroughbred horses held annually in January at Santa Anita Park in Arcadia, California and at Gulfstream Park in Hallandale Beach, Florida. Part of the eight-race Sunshine Millions series, half of the races are run at one track, and half at the other.

The "Classic" is open to horses four-years-old and older willing to race one and one-eighth miles on the dirt. It is a restricted event currently offering a purse of $1,000,000.

The Sunshine Millions series races are restricted to horses bred either in Florida or in California.

The racing series was created by the Thoroughbred Owners of California, the California Thoroughbred Breeders Association, the Florida Thoroughbred Breeders' and Owners' Association, Inc., Santa Anita Park, Gulfstream Park, and Magna Entertainment Corporation.








2010 Bold Chieftain CA-7 Russell Baze Bill Morey Jr. Hall/Langbein/Robinson/Morey 1:48.33
2009 It's a Bird Fl-6 Julien Leparoux Marty Wolfson Edmund A. Gann 1:49.35
2008 Go Between Fl-5 Garrett Gomez William I. Mott Peter Vegso 1:45.64
2007 McCann's Mojave CA-7 Frank Alvarado Steve Specht Mike Willman 1:49.89
2006 Lava Man CA-5 Corey Nakatani Doug O'Neill STD Racing Stable & Wood 1:49.98
2005 Musique Toujours CA-5 Jorge Chavez John W. Sadler L. DeBruycker/R. Glassman 1:49.17
2004 Southern Image FL-4 Victor Espinoza Mike Machowsky Blahut Stables 1:47.67
2003 Best of the Rest FL-8 Eibar Coa Eddie Plesa, Jr. Bea Oxenberg 1:49.40



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