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What the Horse Racing Nation is saying about Festin...

From the time the Pacific Classic was first conceived it was designed to be Del Mar’s signature event. It was to be a test for the top horses in the nation, going America’s classic distance of ten furlongs, and held where the turf meets the surf. Add in the big money on the line, and the million dol...Read More
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  • travel_vic · you are never going to see an equivalent to the ACS with the breeder's cup around as the prize · 281 days ago ·
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  • Mike in SB · TV I think the Breeders Cup is the best way to get a championship series like the ACS, they could expand the win and your in races into a series for each Breeders Cup race. The Breeders Cup and the Graded Stakes Committee are the best groups in racing that could be used to organize the different tracks, owners and trainers into excepting one governing body for racing. I'm not saying it would be easy but it could happen and needs to happen. · 281 days ago ·
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Twenty years ago this week, a field of 12 older horses lined up for the 1991 Donn Handicap at Gulfstream Park. Then as now, it was the first Grade 1 race of the year for the nation’s top older horses, but in 1991 it was the start of something even bigger: It was the first leg of the inaugural Americ...Read More
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  • CauseForConcern · The idea is great, but, if a point system led to an Eclipse award, then all buy-outs of judges would be taken out of the equation. Then, horses who lose, would win the award. We can't have that. · 508 days ago ·
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  • CauseForConcern · Just kidding · 508 days ago ·
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Published: August 11, 1991 On a day that many believed would settle the rivalry between Farma Way and Festin, local upstart Best Pal ran the race of his life to defeat perhaps the year's best field of older horses and capture this afternoon's inaugural $1 million Pacific Classic. Read More

Festin - Race Results & Past Performances

Date(Descending)
Horse
Fin
Tr
#
Dist.
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Race
$
Cnd
1st
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View DetailsView Video11/02/91Festin6thCD81 1/4 mDBreeders' Cup Classic-G1 3 MBlack Tie AffairTwilight AgendaUnbridled2:02.95
View DetailsView Video10/05/91Festin1stBel71 1/4 mDJockey Club Gold Cup-G1 3+ MFestinChief HonchoStrike the Gold2:00.69
View Details09/15/91Festin3rdBel61 1/8 mDWoodward Stakes-G1 3+ MIn ExcessFarma WayFestin1:46.33
View DetailsView Video08/10/91Festin4thDmr31 1/4 mDPacific Classic 3+ MBest PalTwilight AgendaUnbridled1:59.80
View DetailsView Video05/11/91Festin4thPim91 3/16 mDPimlico Special-G1 4 MFarma WaySummer SquallJolie's Halo1:52.40
View Details04/13/91Festin1stOP81 1/8 mDOaklawn Handicap-G1 3+ MFestinPrimalJolie's Halo1:48.71
View Details03/09/91Festin2ndSA51 1/4 mDSanta Anita Handicap-G1 4+ MFarma WayFestinPleasant Tap2:00.30