Race of the Week 2017

LONGACRES MILE 2011

This coming Sunday is the 76th running of the Grade 3 Longacres Mile, the premier race on the Pacific Northwest racing calendar. Noosa Beach will seek his second consecutive win and would join only two other horses to accomplish that feat in the race's history (Trooper Seven -1980/1981, and Simply Majestic - 1988/1989).  Noosa Beach is the reigning Washington state Horse of the Year and one of the best horses in the state's history.  If he successfully defends his Mile title in 2011 it is likely that his connections will point him towards a place in the Breeders' Cup Dirt Mile at Churchill Downs this November. Read More

 

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