Del Mar Spruces Up for Breeders’ Cup

By Jay Hovdey, DRF.com
DEL MAR, Calif. (Oct. 18, 2017) -- Denny Sparks stood at the mouth of the long, bare expanse running between the barns located a few steps from the back door of the Del Mar stable office. It was Monday morning, one week before the track would be open for training in anticipation of the first Breeders’ Cup to be presented at the seaside track, and preparations were starting to get serious.

Post Times Announced For 2017 Breeders’ Cup World Championships

by Paulick Report
The Breeders' Cup announced today post times for the two-day Breeders' Cup World Championships, consisting of 13 Grade 1 races and purses and awards totaling more than $28 million, which will be held on November 3-4, for the first time, at the Del Mar racetrack in Del Mar, Calif.

The official race order and wagering menu for both days of the Championships will be announced on Wednesday, October 25.

Barretts 2018 Sales Calendar

January Mixed Sale
To be held in Pomona, California
Sale Date: Wednesday, January 17, 2018
Early Bird Entry Deadline: Monday, November 6, 2017
Entry Deadline: Friday, November 17, 2017
Supplemental Entries Close: January 3, 2018
 
Spring Two-Year-Olds in Training Sale
To be held in Del Mar, California
Sale Date: Wednesday, April 4, 2018

Registration Open for Owner Conference

From The Jockey Club
DEL MAR, Calif. (Apr. 3, 2017) -- OwnerView announced today that registration is now open for the fourth edition of the Thoroughbred Owner Conference, which is scheduled to take place in Del Mar, Calif., October 30 – November 1, 2017, immediately preceding the Breeders’ Cup World Championships.
 
A limited number of reserved seats are available for the Breeders’ Cup races on both Friday, November 3, and Saturday, November 4, to those attending the conference and will be included with the full registration fee on a first-come, first-served basis.