Next race day | Saturday, December 4

KINGSTON, Jamaica - The next race day scheduled on the racing calendar is Saturday, December 4, 2021. Please note that there will be no Sunday race day this weekend. Entries will be taken tomorrow, Tuesday, November 30, in the Racing Office at Caymanas Park. Following the taking of nominations, and after the vetting process, the […]

22 entered in Jamaica Two-Year-Old Stakes

KINGSTON, Jamaica - Twenty two horses have been provisionally entered in the $4 million, Jamaica Two-Year-Old Stakes, the premier race on the local racing calendar for juveniles. The Jamaica Two-Year-Old Stakes is scheduled to be run at Caymanas Park on Monday, December 27, 2021, over a mile or 1600 metres. Please note that colts and […]


FIRST RACE Winner Fortuneonehundred 9-1 JOCKEY Andre Powell TRAINER Anthony Subratie DISTANCE 5 ½ furlongs 1100 metres MARGINS 3 ¼ by a short head SPLITS 23.4 x 48.3 TIME 1:10.3 SECOND RACE Winner Willodeen 2-1 JOCKEY Tevin Foster TRAINER Wilfred Chin DISTANCE 7 furlongs 1400 metres MARGINS 2 ½ by a neck SPLITS 24.3 x […]

The trainers’ race – THE QUICK GALLOPER’S blow by blow recap

KINGSTON, Jamaica – The race for the 2021 trainers’ title is by far the most compelling race track event or activity at present. Champion Anthony Nunes and Jason DaCosta are engaged in what can only be described as a titanic struggle for top honours. The lead in the championship contest has been toing and froing […]

SELECTED GALLOPS | EXERCISE for Sunday, November 28, 2021

HORSE     EQUIP.     WORK       DIST.         TIME BIG JULE  - Cantered - Chute BILLY WHIZZ   B Cantered/Galloped – Chute 6F  1:14.3 BLOOD FIRE    - Cantered/ Paced  6F 1:29.2 CALCULUS &   Cantered (WP) CRAFTY AND READY - Trotted CRIMSON - Cantered (WP) DADDY JONES - Cantered (WP) DEN STREET    - Cantered/Galloped 4F 0:48.4 DUKE - Cantered (WP) EL […]

#US RACING: Proposed limit on claiming purse angers horsemen

At least 13,802 claiming and 5,330 maiden-claiming races had been run in the U.S. through Friday. In 2020, those numbers were 13,028 and 4,969, respectively. In 2019 they were 17,787 and 6,311. Claiming races provide a pillar to cards across the country, making a rule proposed in the recently proposed Horseracing Integrity and Safety Act […]

#US RACING: Tyler Gaffalione wins Churchill Down jockeys’ title

With 12 races remaining in 2021 at Churchill Downs, jockey Tyler Gaffalione already has clinched his sixth straight Churchill Downs meet riding title. The Florida native entered Sunday’s closing-day program with an insurmountable 30-18 win lead at the fall meet over Brian Hernandez Jr. Gaffalione dominated throughout the year at Churchill Downs with 92 victories […]