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Del Mar Summer Stakes Schedule

Date Race
7/20/2018 Osunitas S.
7/21/2018 San Clemente S.
San Diego H.
7/22/2018 Eddie Read S.
Wickerr S.
7/25/2018 Cougar II H.
7/27/2018 Real Good Deal S. (Cal bred)
7/28/2018 California Dreamin' S. (Cal bred)
Bing Crosby S.
7/29/2018 Fleet Treat S. (Cal bred)
Clement L. Hirsch S.
8/1/2018 CTBA S. (Cal bred)
8/3/2018 Daisycutter H.
8/4/2018 Yellow Ribbon H.
Graduation S. (Cal bred)
8/5/2018 La Jolla H.
Sorrento S.
8/10/2018 Solana Beach S. (Cal bred)
8/11/2018 Best Pal S.
8/12/2018 Rancho Bernardo H.
8/15/2018 CTT and TOC S.
8/17/2018 Green Flash H.
8/18/2018 Del Mar Oaks
Del Mar H.
Pacific Classic
8/19/2018 Del Mar Mile
8/22/2018 Harry F. Brubaker S.
8/24/2018 Tranquility Lake S.
8/25/2018 Pat O'Brien S.
Shared Belief S.
8/26/2018 Torrey Pines S.
8/29/2018 Generous Portion S. (Cal bred)
8/31/2018 I'm Smokin S. (Cal bred)
Del Mar Debutante S.
John C. Mabee S.
9/2/2018 Del Mar Juvenile Turf
Del Mar Derby
9/3/2018 Del Mar Futurity
Del Mar Juvenile Fillies Turf

Del Mar Facts

  • Where is Del Mar Racetrack? Del Mar is located in Del Mar, California, just 20 miles north of San Diego. It is situated right next to the beach, hence Del Mar’s longtime slogan, “Where The Turf Meets the Surf”.
  • How old is Del Mar? Del Mar opened July 3, 1937.
  • ​How long is the Del Mar Track? Del Mar features a one-mile oval with chutes for 7/8 and 1 1/4 mile races and a seven-eighths mile oval with a diagonal straight away chute for 1 1/16 and 1 1/8 mile races on the turf course.
  • When does Del Mar race? Del Mar runs live racing July through early September. A second live racing meet that runs in November to mid-December started in 2014 and is known as the Bing Crosby Season.
  • What races are run at Del Mar? Del Mar is most famous for the Pacific Classic, the richest race for older horses on the West Coast. Other prominent races include the Bing Crosby Stakes, Clement L. Hirsch Handicap, Del Mar Debutante Stakes, Del Mar Futurity and the Del Mar Oaks.
  • Who are the most famous horses to run at Del Mar? Cigar, Silver Charm, Game On Dude and Zenyatta are some of the more recent horses that have raced at Del Mar, but the track was also the stomping grounds of elite horses from racing’s prime. Seabiscuit raced there once, and interestingly, a horse named Arrogate won the Del Mar Handicap in 1955 & 1956.
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Del Mar History

Del Mar Race track opened in 1937 thanks mainly to two men, singer and actor Bing Crosby and actor Pat O’Brien. Opening day 1937, featured Bing Crosby welcoming fans to his track. By 1940, Del Mar was the place for Hollywood stars to see and be seen. Del Mar opened during a time when Americans loved racing as much as they loved baseball ad Del Mar flourished, being called the ‘Saratoga of the West’.

Del Mar Track Surface

The Del Mar track surface has undergone quite a few renovations in its history, from the dirt track being totally removed and replaced with a synthetic surface, and back again to dirt seven years later, to the turf course being widened to 80 feet. Del Mar has a one-mile oval with chutes for 7/8 and 1 1/4 mile races and a seven-eighths mile oval with a diagonal straight away chute for 1 1/16 and 1 1/8 mile horse races.

Betting Del Mar

Opening Day of the 2018 Del Mar season will be Wednesday, July 18, featuring the Oceanside Stakes.

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