By HRI Staff – Gulfstream Park will open its Championship Meet Friday, Nov. 29 with a $100,000 guaranteed pool in its popular 20-cent Rainbow 6.
First race post for the 10-race Opening Day card is 12:35 p.m.
Gulfstream’s 89-day Championship Meet will offer $28.6 million in stakes purses.
The highlights include the Pegasus World Cup Championship Invitational Series (G1) Jan. 25, Florida Derby (G1) Day March 28, Claiming Crown Dec. 7, Clasico Internacional del Caribe Day Dec. 8, Holy Bull (G2) Day Feb 1, and Fountain of Youth Day Dec. 29.
The Rainbow 6 Opening Day will feature four turf races beginning with the fifth race, a one mile turf event that drew a dozen entrants.
The sequence will also include a maiden special weight event for 2-year-old fillies bred in Florida, an optional claimer, and a starter optional claimer.