River City Handicap

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
River City Handicap
Grade III race
Location Churchill Downs
Louisville, Kentucky, United States
Inaugurated 1978
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website Churchill Downs
Race information
Distance 1 18 miles (9 furlongs)
Surface Turf
Track Left-handed
Qualification Three-year-olds & up
Weight Assigned
Purse $100,000

The River City Handicap is a Grade IIIT race on the turf run at Churchill Downs for Thoroughbred horses aged three-years-old and up at a distance of one and one eighth miles (9 furlongs). The River City runs on the day after Thanksgiving on a card which includes the prestigious Clark Handicap, a race as old as the Kentucky Derby and the Kentucky Oaks.

The River City currently offers a purse of $100,000.

Past winners[edit]

External links[edit]