Los Alamitos Race Course

December 18, 2016
Ann Arbor Eddie held off a sustained threat from the heavily favored California Diamond to win his first stakes in Sunday’s $100,000 King Glorious Stakes for 2-year-old California-breds at Los Alamitos.
California Chrome won the 15th stakes of his career with a record-setting performance against nine overmatched rivals in the $180,000 Los Alamitos Winter Challenge on Saturday.
December 17, 2016
California Chrome is leaving home a winner. In his final start in the state where he was bred, California Chrome scored a popular win in the $180,000 Los Alamitos Winter Challenge on Saturday, which was created in recent months as a farewell race.
Sircat Sally won her stakes debut in Saturday’s $100,000 Soviet Problem Stakes for California-bred 2-year-old fillies by 12 lengths at Los Alamitos.
December 16, 2016
Boosted by the Breeders' Cup at Santa Anita on Nov. 4-5, handle at California tracks soared in November and showed an increase for the year through the end of that month.
Trainer Steve Miyadi was fined $750 on Thursday for his action in a physical altercation with jockey and California Horse Racing Board commissioner Alex Solis in September at Santa Anita.
The racing community dealt with the shocking death of Garrett Gomez earlier this week in Arizona at 44. Gomez, who had a history of substance-abuse problems, had not ridden since October 2013. He announced his retirement in 2015.
December 15, 2016
Once Art Sherman saddled a horse to beat the supposedly unbeatable Lost in the Fog. In Saturday's Los Alamitos Winter Challenge the shoe is on the other foot.
December 14, 2016
Mike and Linda Stinson will be watching California Chrome's penultimate race Saturday while dreaming of an eventual mating with their prized mare Peppers Pride.
Los Alamitos officials will be prepared for a large crowd on Saturday for the first appearance by California Chrome in a race at the Orange County track. Track general manager Brad McKinzie admits he's not sure how many people will come out to watch ...