Los Alamitos Race Course

May 02, 2016
Los Alamitos completed its 12-day spring meeting Sunday with a single-day record for all-sources handle but a decline in average field size compared with its three meetings in 2015.
Brad Free's horses to watch at Los Alamitos for the week of May 2.
May 01, 2016
California Chrome, the 2014 Horse of the Year and the winner of the $10 million Dubai World Cup on March 26, returned to trainer Art Sherman’s stable at Los Alamitos late Sunday afternoon after a flight from Kentucky.
Jockey Corey Nakatani may have ridden his last race. The veteran jockey, a former leading rider in Southern California, said on Sunday that he is contemplating retirement and is frustrated by a lack of opportunities to gain mounts in leading races in ...
The result of the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs next weekend will play a key role in whether Uncle Lino progresses to the Preakness Stakes at Pimlico on May 21 following his win in Saturday’s $151,035 California Chrome Stakes at Los Alamitos.
April 30, 2016
Uncle Lino won his first stakes in Saturday’s $151,035 California Chrome Stakes at Los Alamitos. Uncle Lino ran 1 1/16 miles in 1:40.82, setting a track record.
April 29, 2016
An 8-for-36 former low-level claimer, Noble Kent enters the feature race Sunday at Los Alamitos in peak form. Good enough to knock out a first-level optional $40,000 claiming race? Trainer Jonathan Wong believes so.
The three-time champion Beholder worked a mile at Santa Anita in 1:40 on Friday, her last major exercise before her 2016 debut in the $100,000 Adoration Stakes on May 8.
Los Alamitos plans to run Southern California's two traditional Grade 1 races for 2-year-olds in December – the Starlet and the Los Alamitos Futurity – allaying concerns expressed late last year that the races could not be funded this year.
April 28, 2016
Win or lose on Saturday with Mishegas in the Calfornia Chrome Stales, Sherman will awaken Sunday morning with a bounce in his step and an extra sparkle in his eyes. At some point during the day, the real California Chrome will trundle off the horse van ...