Los Alamitos Race Course

December 20, 2015
Last year’s Los Alamitos Futurity turned out to be a key race, with Dortmund, Firing Line, and Mr. Z taking the first three spots. This year’s running did not look as promising on paper in terms of depth, but the victorious Mor Spirit certainly has the ...
December 19, 2015
Mor Spirit on Saturday stamped himself as a potential serious contender for the 2016 Kentucky Derby by running down stablemate Toews On Ice to win the Grade 1, $350,000 Los Alamitos Futurity, a race trainer Bob Baffert also won last year with Dortmund.
Things are getting serious surrounding California Chrome’s comeback. On Saturday morning at Los Alamitos, California Chrome, the 2014 Horse of the Year, worked six furlongs in 1:13.80, his longest workout since a return to training in mid-October. He ...
December 17, 2015
Leandro Mora has no trouble remembering the maiden race at Del Mar on Nov. 15 in which the towering young colt Sorryaboutnothing tipped his ability with a game second-place finish going a mile and ended up in the winner's circle on a pretty clear-cut DQ.
She Has Charm, an unraced 2-year-old filly by Smart Strike, has shown trainer Peter Eurton enough promise in recent training for him to be enthusiastic about her prospects for 2016. What is less certain is how she will perform in her career debut in ...
December 16, 2015
Chantal Sutherland, who has not ridden since July 2014, is booked on one mount at Los Alamitos on Friday – the first-time starter Tribal Thunder in the sixth race.
Runhappy, the winner of the Breeders' Cup Sprint at Keeneland on Oct. 31, is part of a solid group of out-of-state runners expected for the $300,000 Malibu Stakes at Santa Anita on Dec. 26.
Urlacher is expected to be the only maiden in Saturday's $350,000 Los Alamitos Futurity, a status that is little more than a technicality to trainer Eoin Harty.
December 14, 2015
Such prospects as I'malreadythere and Seattle Serenade are the focus this month for Hall of Fame trainer Jerry Hollendorfer. Otherwise this is a December to forget.
December 13, 2015
Street Fancy, the winner of the Grade 1 Starlet Stakes at Los Alamitos on Saturday, was one of the first hyped 2-year-olds of the year in California. Back in February, prior to the Barretts Select sale of 2-year-olds in-training sale in Pomona, Street ...