Ruidoso Downs

September 05, 2016
Imperial Eagle won his fourth straight race in the Grade 1, $3 million All American Futurity on Monday at Ruidoso Downs and in the process helped jockey Esgar Ramirez complete a sweep of the meet’s two richest races. On Sunday, Ramirez won the Grade 1, ...
September 04, 2016
Sunday at Ruidoso Downs, Ec Jet One won his third derby of the year, and sixth consecutive race, in the $2,415,084 All American Derby, the richest derby for Quarter Horses.
Zoomin Effortlessly dueled and prevailed by a length over Jessies First Down in the Grade 1, $200,000 All American Gold Cup for Quarter Horses on Sunday at Ruidoso Downs.
September 02, 2016
Patrick Valenzuela has been issued a license by the state of New Mexico and is scheduled for three rides at Ruidoso on Sunday, including the mount on Heat Stroke for track owner R.D. Hubbard in the $191,077 Rio Grande Senorita Futurity.
The undefeated Quarter Horse champion Jess Good Candy, who won last year’s All American Futurity, could make one more start this year to conclude his career, trainer Clinton Crawford said Friday.
August 31, 2016
G.R. Carter Jr., the all-time winningest rider in Quarter Horse racing, is coming out of retirement to ride Koolnfamous in the $3 million All American Futurity at Ruidoso Downs on Monday.
August 28, 2016
Former champion jockey G.R. Carter Jr., the all-time winningest rider in Quarter Horse racing, is coming out of retirement to ride Koolnfamous in the $3 million All American Futurity at Ruidoso Downs on Sept. 5, the New Mexico track announced Sunday.
August 22, 2016
Champion Jess Good Candy won the battle but not the war Sunday during trials for the Grade 1, $2.4 million All American Derby at Ruidoso Downs. He won his second-race trial, but his time of 21.60 seconds for 440-yards failed to notch a spot in Sept. 4 ...
August 20, 2016
The filly Coronas First Diva was the fastest qualifier during the second day of trials Saturday for the All American Futurity at Ruidoso Downs, when she covered 440 yards in 21.50 seconds during the 14th of 15 trials on the card.
July 31, 2016
Bryn’s Fancy Pants remained undefeated in four career starts Sunday, when she rallied for a length win in the $50,000 Sierra Starlet at Ruidoso Downs. It was the third straight stakes win for the 3-year-old filly, as well as the third stakes win on the ...