Complete List of Joe Hirsch Turf Classic Winners, Champions Every Year

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Location – Belmont Park

Distance – 1 ½ Miles

Surface – Turf

Purse – $600,000

Restrictions – Three-year-olds and up

YearWinnerJockeyTrainerOwnerTime
2015Big Blue KittenJoe BravoChad C. BrownSarah & Ken Ramsey2:23.39
2014Main SequenceRajiv MaraghGraham MotionFlaxman Holdings2:26.32
2013Little MikeMike E. SmithDale L. RomansPriscilla Vaccarezza2:25.00
2012Point of EntryJohn VelazquezClaude R. McGaughey IIIPhipps Stable2:33.73
2011Cape Blanco (IRE)Jamie SpencerAidan O'BrienSmith / Magnier / Tabor / Mrs F Hay2:36.61
2010WinchesterCornelio VelasquezChristophe ClementMr. and Mrs. Bertram Firestone2:36.09
2009InterpatationRobby AlbaradoRobert BarbaraElliot Mavorah2:41.22
2008Grand CouturierAlan GarciaRobert RibaudoMarc Keller2:34.84
2007English ChannelJohn VelazquezTodd A. PletcherJames T. Scatuorchio2:25.73
2006English ChannelJohn VelazquezTodd A. PletcherJames T. Scatuorchio2:28.69
2005ShakespeareJerry D. BaileyWilliam I. MottDell Ridge Farm/W. Schettine2:27.22
2004Kitten's JoyJohn VelazquezDale L. RomansKen & Sarah Ramsey2:29.97
2003SulamaniJerry D. BaileySaeed bin SuroorGodolphin Racing2:27.51
2002DenonEdgar PradoRobert J. FrankelE. Gann/Flaxman Stable2:28.47
2001TimboroaEdgar PradoRobert J. FrankelEdmund A. Gann2:29.43
2000John’s CallJean-Luc SamynThomas H. VossTrillium Stable2:28.58
1999Val's PrinceJorge ChavezH. James BondR. Martin & S. Weiner2:28.63
1998Buck's BoyShane SellersP. Noel HickeyQuarter B Farm2:33.25
1997Val's PrinceMike E. SmithJames E. PicouR. Martin & S. Weiner2:28.92
1996Diplomatic JetJorge ChavezJames E. PicouFred W. Hooper2:27.51
1995Turk PasserJohn VelazquezFlint S. SchulhoferLeveen & Shanley & Weiss2:36.63
1994TikkanenCash AsmussenJonathan PeaseAugustin Stable2:25.88
1993Apple TreeMike E. SmithAndre FabreMohammed Al Kabeer2:28.31
1992Sky ClassicPat DayJames E. DaySam-Son Farm2:24.50
1991Solar SplendorHerb McCauleyPatrick J. KellyLive Oak Plantation2:27.89
1990CacoethesRay CochraneGuy HarwoodLady Jane Harrison2:25.00
1989Yankee AffairJose SantosHenry L. CarrollJujugen Stable2:27.20
1988Sunshine ForeverAngel Cordero, Jr.John M. VeitchDarby Dan Farm2:33.80
1987TheatricalPat DayWilliam I. MottBertram R. Firestone2:29.20
1986ManilaJose SantosLeroy JolleyBradley M. Shannon2:27.80
1985Noble FighterAlain LequeuxMitri SalibaBuckram Oak Farm2:25.40
1984John HenryChris McCarronRon McAnallyDotsam Stable2:25.20
1983All AlongWalter SwinburnPatrick L. BianconeDaniel Wildenstein2:34.00
1982April RunCash AsmussenFrancois BoutinDiana M. Firestone2:29.80
1981April RunPhilippe PaquetFrancois BoutinDiana M. Firestone2:31.20
1980AnifaAlfred GibertMitri SalibaBuckram Oak Farm2:39.60
1979Bowl GameJorge VelasquezJohn M. Gaver, Jr.Greentree Stable2:28.20
1978WayaAngel Cordero, Jr.Angel Penna, Sr.Daniel Wildenstein2:26.80
1977Johnny D.Steve CauthenMichael KayDana S. Bray, Jr.2:33.20

Complete List of Jockey Club Gold Cup Winners, Champions Every Year

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Location – Belmont Park

Distance – 1 ¼ Miles

Surface – Dirt

Purse – $1,000,000

Restrictions – Three-year-olds and up

YearWinnerJockeyTrainerOwnerTime
2015TonalistJohn VelazquezChristophe ClementRobert S. Evans2:02.16
2014TonalistJoel RosarioChristophe ClementRobert S. Evans2:02.12
2013Ron the GreekJose LezcanoWilliam I. MottBrous Stable/Wachtel Stable et al.1:59.70
2012Flat OutJoel RosarioWilliam I. MottPreston Stables2:01.44
2011Flat OutAlex SolisScooter DickeyPreston Stables2:03.17
2010HaynesfieldRamon DominguezSteve AsmussenTurtle Bird Stable2:02.48
2009Summer BirdKent J. DesormeauxTim A. IceJayaraman/Kalarikkal/Vilasini2:02.51
2008CurlinRobby AlbaradoSteve AsmussenStonestreet Stables et al.2:01:93
2007CurlinRobby AlbaradoSteve AsmussenStonestreet Stables et al.2:01.20
2006BernardiniJavier CastellanoThomas AlbertraniDarley Stable2:01.02
2005BorregoGarrett GomezC. Beau GreelyKelly, Scott, Ralls, Foster2:02.86
2004Funny CideJose SantosBarclay TaggSackatoga Stable2:02.44
2003MineshaftRobby AlbaradoNeil J. HowardFarish, Elkins, Webber2:00.25
2002Evening AttireShaun BridgmohanPatrick J. KellyGrant, Grant, Kelly1:59.58
2001AptitudeJerry BaileyRobert J. FrankelJuddmonte Farm2:01.49
2000Albert the GreatJorge ChavezNick ZitoTracy Farmer1:59.24
1999River KeenChris AntleyBob BaffertHugo Reynolds2:01.40
1998Wagon LimitRobbie DavisH. Allen JerkensJoseph V. Shields, Jr.2:00.62
1997Skip AwayJerry BaileyHubert HineCarolyn Hine1:58.89
1996Skip AwayShane SellersHubert HineCarolyn Hine2:00.70
1995CigarJerry BaileyWilliam I. MottAllen Paulson2:01.29
1994Colonial AffairJose SantosFlint S. SchulhoferCentennial Farms2:02.19
1993Miner's MarkChris McCarronC. R. McGaughey IIIOgden Phipps2:02.79
1992Pleasant TapGary StevensChristopher SpeckertBuckland Farm1:58.95
1991FestinEd DelahoussayeRon McAnallyKinerk Burton2:00.69
1990Flying ContinentalCorey BlackJay M. RobbinsJack Kent Cooke2:00.60
1989Easy GoerPat DayC. R. McGaughey IIIOgden Phipps2:29.20
1988WaquoitJose SantosGuido FedericoJoseph Federico2:27.60
1987Creme FraicheLaffit Pincay, Jr.Woody StephensBrushwood Stable2:30.80
1986Creme FraicheRandy RomeroWoody StephensBrushwood Stable2:28.00
1985VanlandinghamPat DayC. R. McGaughey IIILoblolly Stable2:27.00
1984Slew o' GoldAngel Cordero, Jr.John O. HertlerEquusequitey Stable2:28.80
1983Slew o' GoldAngel Cordero, Jr.Sidney Watters, Jr.Equusequitey Stable2:26.20
1982Lemhi GoldChris McCarronLaz BarreraAaron U. Jones2:31.20
1981John HenryBill ShoemakerVictor J. NickersonDotsam Stable2:28.40
1980Temperence HillEddie MapleJoseph B. CanteyLoblolly Stable2:30.20
1979AffirmedLaffit Pincay, Jr.Laz BarreraHarbor View Farm2:27.40
1978ExcellerBill ShoemakerCharles WhittinghamNelson Bunker Hunt2:27.20
1977On The SlyGregg McCarronMilton W. GrossBalmak Stable2:28.20
1976Great ContractorPat DayRoger LaurinHoward P. Wilson2:28.80
1975Group PlanJorge VelasquezH. Allen JerkensHobeau Farm3:23.20
1974ForegoHeliodoro GustinesSherrill W. WardLazy F Ranch3:21.20
1973Prove OutJorge VelasquezH. Allen JerkensHobeau Farm3:20.00
1972AutobiographyAngel Cordero, Jr.Pancho MartinSigmund Sommer3:21.40
1971ShuveeJorge VelasquezWillard C. FreemanAnne Minor Stone3:20.40
1970ShuveeRon TurcotteWillard C. FreemanAnne Minor Stone3:21.60
1969Arts and LettersBraulio BaezaJ. Elliott BurchRokeby Stables3:22.40
1968Quicken TreeWilliam HartackClyde TurkL. R. Rowan/W. Whitney3:22.80
1967DamascusBill ShoemakerFrank Y. Whiteley, Jr.Edith W. Bancroft3:20.20
1966BuckpasserBraulio BaezaEdward A. NeloyOgden Phipps3:26.20
1965Roman BrotherBraulio BaezaBurley ParkeHarbor View Farm3:22.60
1964KelsoIsmael ValenzuelaCarl HanfordBohemia Stable3:19.20
1963KelsoIsmael ValenzuelaCarl HanfordBohemia Stable3:22.00
1962KelsoIsmael ValenzuelaCarl HanfordBohemia Stable3:19.80
1961KelsoEddie ArcaroCarl HanfordBohemia Stable3:25.80
1960KelsoEddie ArcaroCarl HanfordBohemia Stable3:19.40
1959Sword DancerEddie ArcaroJ. Elliott BurchBrookmeade Stable3:22.20
1958Inside TractConn McCrearyJohn J. Weipert, Jr.D & M Stable3:23.40
1957Gallant ManBill ShoemakerJohn A. NerudRalph Lowe3:23.00
1956NashuaEddie ArcaroJim FitzsimmonsLeslie Combs II3:20.40
1955NashuaEddie ArcaroJim FitzsimmonsBelair Stud3:24.80
1954High GunEddie ArcaroMax HirschKing Ranch3:25.80
1953Level LeaWilliam BolandNot foundJohn Shaffer Phipps3:27.00
1952One CountDave GormanOscar WhiteMrs. Walter M. Jeffords3:24.20
1951CounterpointDave GormanSylvester VeitchC. V. Whitney3:21.60
1950Hill PrinceDave GormanCasey HayesChristopher Chenery3:22.40
1949PonderEddie ArcaroBen A. JonesCalumet Farm3:22.80
1948CitationEddie ArcaroBen A. JonesCalumet Farm3:21.60
1947PhalanxRuperto DonosoSylvester VeitchC. V. Whitney3:21.60
1946PavotEddie ArcaroOscar WhiteWalter M. Jeffords, Sr.3:22.60
1945Pot o'LuckDouglas DodsonBen A. JonesCalumet Farm3:27.40
1944BolingbrokeRobert PermaneJim FitzsimmonsTownsend B. Martin3:27.20
1943PrincequilloConn McCrearyHoratio LuroBoone Hall Stable3:23.80
1942WhirlawayGeorge WoolfBen A. JonesCalumet Farm3:21.60
1941Market WiseBasil JamesGeorge W. CarrollLouis Tufano3:20.80
1940FenelonJames StoutJames E. FitzsimmonsBelair Stud3:24.40
1939CravatBasil JamesWalter BurrowsTownsend B. Martin3:23.00
1938War AdmiralWayne D. WrightGeorge ConwayGlen Riddle Farm3:24.80
1937FirethornHarry RichardsPreston M. BurchWalter M. Jeffords, Sr.3:26.00
1936Count ArthurJames StoutFrank HackettFanny Hertz3:24.40
1935FirethornEddie ArcaroPreston M. BurchWalter M. Jeffords, Sr.3:24.20
1934Dark SecretCharles KurtsingerJim FitzsimmonsWheatley Stable3:24.60
1933Dark SecretHank MillsJim FitzsimmonsWheatley Stable3:25.20
1932GustoBuddy HanfordMax HirschMorton L. Schwartz3:25.20
1931Twenty GrandCharles KurtsingerJames G. Rowe, Jr.Greentree Stable3:23.40
1930Gallant FoxEarl SandeJim FitzsimmonsBelair Stud3:24.40
1929DiavoloJohn MaibenJim FitzsimmonsWheatley Stable3:24.00
1928Reigh CountChick LangBert S. MichellFanny Hertz3:23.00
1927Chance PlayEarl SandeJohn I. SmithLog Cabin Stable3:23.00
1926CrusaderAlbert JohnsonGeorge ConwayGlen Riddle Farm3:26.00
1925AltawoodJohn MaibenG. Hamilton KeeneJoseph E. Widener3:26.00
1924My PlayAndy SchuttingerRoy WaldronLexington Stable3:25.60
1923HomestretchChick LangErnest SletasH. Alterman3:24.20
1922Mad HatterEarl SandeSam HildrethRancocas Stable3:22.60
1921Mad HatterEarl SandeSam HildrethRancocas Stable3:22.40
1920Man o' WarClarence KummerLouis FeustelGlen Riddle Farm2:28.80
1919PurchaseClarence KummerSam HildrethGlen Riddle Farm2:28.80

Belmont Park Information, Weather Forecast, Directions

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Belmont Park is a 430-acre racetrack complex. Belmont Park is an iconic horse racing venue. Traditionally there are two meets in Belmont throughout the calendar year with one being the Spring/Summer meet and the other being the Fall Championship meet. While many large races with mega purses exist the Spring/Summer meet is home to the third leg of the Triple Crown, the Belmont Stakes and the Fall meet runs the Grade 1 Jockey Club Gold Cup.

Belmont Park Information

2150 Hempstead Turnpike

Elmont NY 11003

 

Main Course: 1 1/2 Miles

Last Turn to Finish on Main Track: 1,097 feet

Widener Turf Course: 1 5/16 Miles

 

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