Santa   Anita   Handicap  video

Santa  Anita   Handicap

Santa Anita Handicap

This race is held every March and is a Grade 1 horse race designed for horses at least 4 years old. Taking place in Arcadia, California at Santa Anita Park, the race is run over 10 furlongs, and like the Santa Anita Derby has a purse of $1 million for its winner. It was first held in 1935 and is a dirt track race.

Game on Dude set the speed record for this race in 2014 in what turned out to be one of America's greatest winter races, with a time of 1 minute 58.17 seconds. The same horse has also won the race the most times, with a victory in 2011 followed by back to back wins in 2013 and 2014.

Map to Santa Anita Park