Wednesday, June 25 2014
Wildcat Red Set for Return in Saturday’s Quality Road Stakes
Fountain of Youth Champ Seeks Rebound from Troubled Kentucky Derby Trip
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Trainer Jose Garoffalo shipped Wildcat Red to Churchill Downs with a good feeling about the 3-year-old colt’s chances for victory in the Kentucky Derby (G1) on May 3.
Sunday, June 22 2014
Wildcat Red Breezes for Return in Saturday’s Quality Road
Luis Saez Scheduled to Ride Fountain of Youth Winner
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Besilu Stables Fountain of Youth (G2) winner Wildcat Red tuned up for a scheduled start in Saturday’s $75,000 Quality Road Stakes at Gulfstream Park with a five-furlong workout under jockey Edgard Zayas Sunday morning.
Friday, May 30 2014
Rainbow 6 Survives; Saturday’s Carryover Jackpot Has $50,000 Guarantee
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – There were two live unique 20-cent Rainbow 6 tickets heading into the last race Friday at Gulfstream Park. Had either No. 7 Dardanian or No. 10 Lord Lemon prevailed in the eighth race a lucky ticket holder would have cashed for a jackpot carrying a $50,000 guarantee on the first racing day since last Monday’s mandatory payout. Neither horse finished in the money.
Saturday, May 24 2014
Gulfstream: Rainbow 6 Betting Facilitated by Higher Base-Wager Amounts
Tickets Accepted in Any Amount as Long as It’s in 20-Cent Increments
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – With unprecedented wagering expected on Gulfstream Park’s Rainbow 6 Monday – when a mandatory payout could reach an estimated $16 million – players of the popular multi-race wager will have the option of betting tickets with higher base wagers.
Friday, May 23 2014
Gulfstream Park Statement on Agreement with FHBPA
We appreciate the support and hard work of the Florida Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association (FHBPA) and all its members these last few months. We also appreciate the confidence they have shown in Gulfstream Park and The Stronach Group's goal to continue building the sport of Thoroughbred racing.
We now look forward to working with the horsemen at both facilities, the management of Calder Race Course and the state of Florida to complete this agreement in a timely manner.
Thursday, May 22 2014
Gulfstream: Mandatory Rainbow 6 Payout
Potential to Set North American Record on Memorial Day
Total Pool Could Swell to $16 Million if Betting Reaches Estimated $10 Million
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - If there is no single winning ticket on the Rainbow 6 at Gulfstream Park Saturday and Sunday, the total pool of the 20-cent wager is expected to set a North American Pick 6 record on Monday, May 26.
Tuesday, May 13 2014
Gulfstream: Rainbow 6 Mandatory Payout Set For Memorial Day, May 26
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Gulfstream Park announced today there will be a mandatory payout of the Rainbow 6 on Monday, May 26.
The 20-cent wager, which had a carryover entering Saturday of $5.9 million, has not been hit since Jan. 10 and could hit a record $6 million by this weekend. If there is no single winning ticket on the Rainbow 6 through Sunday, May 25, the total pool on Memorial Day could be anywhere from $10 to $20 million.
Monday, April 28 2014
Gulfstream to Host Florida’s Biggest Kentucky Derby Party May 3
Official Derby Merchandise, Hat Contest and Drink Specials
Win a Derby Betting Voucher up to $600
Special Derby Buffet in Ten Palms
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Gulfstream Park will play host to Florida's biggest Kentucky Derby party Saturday, May 3 with giveaways, a hat contest, drink specials, a buffet in Ten Palms, and a chance to win betting vouchers on the Kentucky Derby worth as much as $600.
Thursday, April 17 2014
A Message From Frank Stronach
AURORA, ONTARIO - The Stronach Group has always been committed to ensuring that our horse racing businesses operate with integrity and concern for the health and safety of the horses and the people who work with them. Now, more than ever, we as track operators, horsemen and regulators must come together to do everything we can to prevent any abuse of our thoroughbred athletes. We must also work diligently to ban any individuals engaged in fraudulent or harmful activities from participating in our sport. The goal of these efforts is to achieve the highest standards with respect to the integrity of our sport and the safety of our athletes, both equine and human.
Rafael Bejarano Set for a ‘Wild’ Ride Aboard Gulfstream-Based Colt
Wildcat Red Gets Sixth Different Rider for Triple Crown
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – Wildcat Red has been ridden by five different jockeys in his last five races at Gulfstream Park while establishing himself as a prominent Triple Crown contender. Rafael Bejarano is slated to become No. 6.
After watching how things unfolded in last weekend’s major prep races and considering his options, trainer Jose Garoffalo decided to go with Southern California’s most dominant jockey for a run in the Kentucky Derby at Churchill Downs on May 3.
Saturday, April 12 2014
Gulfstream Today 4.11
Rainbow 6 Carryover Tops $4.9 Million for Saturday’s Program
Little Daddy Fires Bullet in Prep for Upcoming Stakes Debut
Gabriel Saez Rides Three Winners on Spring/Summer Opener
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL – The 20-Cent Rainbow 6 went unsolved on Friday, the first racing day of Gulfstream’s Spring/Summer Meet, producing a carryover jackpot of $4,943,868.76 heading into Saturday’s program.
Friday, March 28 2014
Gulfstream Park News & Notes - Fri 3/28
Castellano Looks for First Florida Derby
Jerkens Sends Out House Rules In Oaks
Velazquez Does Homework for Wildcat Red
HALLANDALE BEACH, FL - Javier Castellano has had a pretty good winter. He captured his first Eclipse Award as champion jockey, set a North American record for single-season purse earnings, and broke his own record in becoming just the second rider to claim three consecutive Champions meet titles at Gulfstream Park.