Del Mar Futurity
|Grade I race|
|Location||Del Mar Racetrack|
Del Mar, California, United States
|Race type||Thoroughbred - Flat racing|
|Weight||Colts & Geldings, 123 lbs.|
Fillies, 120 lbs.
|Purse||$300,000 since 2012|
The Del Mar Futurity is an American Thoroughbred horse race held annually at Del Mar Racetrack in Del Mar, California. A Grade I event since 2007, the race is open to horses, age two, willing to race seven furlongs on dirt and currently offers a purse of $300,000.
Not only does trainer Bob Baffert hold the record for the most Del Mar Futurity wins with thirteen, seven of those wins came in consecutive years.
Most wins by a jockey:
- 6 - Bill Shoemaker (1954, 1958, 1971–1974)
Most wins by a trainer:
- 14 - Bob Baffert (1996–2002, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2012, 2014, 2016, 2018)
Most wins by an owner:
- 5 - Golden Eagle Farm (1990, 1992, 1993, 1997, 1998)
- "Del Mar Futurity Profile". www.equibase.com. Retrieved 6 September 2016.