Nominations to Florida Derby & Sunshine Millions Close Saturday

Nominations to Florida Derby & Sunshine Millions Close Saturday

01/13/2012

Nominations to Florida Derby & Sunshine Millions Close Saturday

Gulfstream Park Racing Secretary Dan Bork reminds horsemen that nominations to the $1 million Florida Derby (G1), the Florida Sunshine Millions program, and the $400,000 Holy Bull Stakes (G3) and $150,000 Forward Gal Stakes (G2) all close on Saturday.

The races are:

• $1 million Florida Derby for 3-year-olds 1 1/8 miles on Sat., Mar. 31.
•  $400,000 Sunshine Millions Classic for 4-year-olds and up at 1 1/8 miles on Sat., Jan. 28
• $150,000 Sunshine Millions Turf for 4-year-olds and up at 1 1/8 miles on turf on Sat., Jan. 28.
• $300,000 Sunshine Millions Distaff for fillies and mares at 1 1/8 miles on Sat., Jan. 28.
• $150,000 Sunshine Millions Filly & Mare Turf for fillies and mares at  1 1/8 miles on turf on Sat., Jan. 28.
• $150,000 Sunshine Millions Sprint for 4-year-olds and up at six furlongs on Sat., Jan. 28.
• $150,000 Sunshine Millions Filly & Mare Sprint at six furlongs for fillies and mares at six furlongs on Sat., Jan. 28.
• $400,000 Holy Bull Stakes (G3) for 3-year-olds at one mile on Sun., Jan. 29.
• $200,000 forward Gal Stakes (G2) for 3-year-old fillies at seven furlongs on Sun., Jan. 29.