Emerald Downs

Track information and 28-race stakes schedule for the 2016 Emerald Downs meeting, highlighted by the 81st running of the Grade 3, $200,000 Longacres Mile on August 14.Full Story >>
September 11, 2016
Blazinbeauty took advantage of a fast and contested pace to win the $65,000 Gottstein Futurity at Emerald Downs on Sunday.
August 28, 2016
Stryker Phd was the star of the show going into the Washington Cup Day card at Emerald Downs on Sunday, and he lived up to his billing with a 5 3/4-length win over 45-1 longshot Grinder Sparksaglo in the Muckleshoot Tribal Classic. He paid $3.60.
August 14, 2016
With Mario Gutierrez riding, Point Piper rallied to win the Grade 3, $200,000 Longacres Mile in a track record time of 1:32.90 at Emerald Downs on Sunday.
August 11, 2016
Vancouver, British Columbia, real-estate developer Peter Redekop has led a varied and colorful life in several countries. Redekop has been among the most successful horse owners in the Pacific Northwest for decades, but he has yet to reach one of his ...
August 10, 2016
Eleven horses were entered for the Grade 3, $200,000 Longacres Mile on Wednesday. The most prestigious race in the Pacific Northwest will be contested at Emerald Downs on Sunday with O B Harbor and Alert Bay the starting highweights at 123 pounds.
August 07, 2016
So Lucky remained undefeated in three starts with a convincing win in the $45,000 Washington Thoroughbred Breeders and Owners Association Lads at Emerald Downs on Sunday.
July 31, 2016
In a thriller, Opportunistic edged the previously undefeated Barkley by a head in the $74,800 Emerald Downs Derby at Emerald Downs Sunday.
July 20, 2016
A few hours after The Chilli Man was euthanized, his trainer, Monique Snowden, apparently drove to the rugged Green River Gorge north of the town of Enumclaw, walked to the middle of the bridge spanning the chasm, and jumped to her death.
June 24, 2016
Trainer Mike Puhich ran Profound Moment for a $25,000 claiming tag in her debut on May 7 at Emerald Downs, not quite sure how good she was. In fact, she was good enough to win by 13 lengths, at which point Puhich held his breath until he was sure no ...
August 12, 2015
Nobody east of the Sawtooth Range sets their clock by the Emerald Downs Derby, and that’s okay. The $65,000 purse is basically what American Pharoah gets in tip money after a routine gallop. Then a colt like Prime Engine comes along and wins it in a ...