Los Alamitos

December 21, 2015
Forget It won his third derby of 2015 in the $134,150 Southern California Derby at Los Alamitos on Sunday, a race that could be the gelding’s final start in California.
December 14, 2015
Ima Fearless Hero won his fifth consecutive race and his second major futurity of the year in Sunday’s $1,957,175 Los Alamitos Two Million Futurity for 2-year-old Quarter Horses at Los Alamitos.
December 13, 2015
Heza Dasha Fire ran the best race of his accomplished career Saturday in the $600,000 Champion of Champions for Quarter Horses at Los Alamitos, a victory likely to lead to him being named World Champion Running Quarter Horse for 2015 next month.
December 12, 2015
Carlos Huerta, the second-leading Quarter Horse jockey at Los Alamitos, suffered three broken vertebrae in a spill after the eighth race Friday evening and will miss mounts in two lucrative races this weekend.
June 26, 2015
Between July 2 and July 12 Los Alamitos is running the first of its three mini-meets created from the Hollywood Park dates that neither Santa Anita nor Del Mar wanted to run, as well as the abandonment of racing by Fairplex Park. Blink and you miss ...
July 04, 2014
Those 5,702 patrons passing through the turnstiles at Los Alamitos Race Course on Thursday afternoon had no idea they were semi-willing participants in a grand experiment, one designed to gauge the chances of Thoroughbred racing in Southern California ...
July 03, 2014
You call Jim Rome to talk about Shared Belief making his return to stakes competition Saturday in the $500,000 Los Alamitos Derby, and the least you hope for is a little taste of smack from the man who runs the jungle. Instead, what do you get? Adlai ...
July 01, 2014
Beginning Thursday, Los Alamitos will be home to both top-class Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse racing. You might think this would be cause for an identity crisis, but the two worlds have been intermingling for decades.
March 05, 2014
California Chrome, the impressive winner of two straight races for California-breds, will represent not only his state’s breeding industry but the track where he trains, Los Alamitos, when he runs in Saturday’s San Felipe Stakes.
October 18, 2013
Los Alamitos is poised to start construction on transforming its five-furlong track to a one-mile oval, and much thought has gone into how to do it right.