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The official site of the 148th Belmont Stakes. The Belmont Stakes Racing Festival is June 9 - 11, 2016. Tickets on sale January 28 at 10 am. The Belmont Stakes is the ...www.belmontstakes.com
A trio of new marathons, two for fillies and mares, will offer horsemen and fans at Belmont Park an opportunity to experience some of the longest stakes races available in American racing. The stakes include the $200 …
Blood Horse · 2/4/2016
The Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes on June 11 will be the centerpiece of the three-day Belmont Stakes Racing Festival, Stars & Stripes Day set for July 9. Whitney Day and Travers Day offer a pair of blockbuster, must-see cards on Aug. 6 and Aug.
New Jersey Online · 2/9/2016
Four of the biggest days in North American racing will anchor the 2016 Belmont Park spring/summer meet and the historic 148th meet at Saratoga Race Course, with the Grade 1, $1.5 million Belmont Stakes on June 11 the centerpiece of the three-day …
Paulick Report · 1/31/2016
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Bleacher Report · 6/5/2015
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Belmont Stakes

The Belmont Stakes is an American Grade I stakes Thoroughbred horse race held every June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. It is …
The Belmont Stakes is an American Grade I stakes Thoroughbred horse race held every June at Belmont Park in Elmont, New York. It is a 1.5-mile-long horse race, open to three-year-old Thoroughbreds. Colts and geldings carry a weight of 126 pounds; fillies carry 121 pounds. The race, nicknamed The Test of the Champion and The Run for the Carnations, is the third and final leg of the Triple Crown and is held five weeks after the Kentucky Derby and three weeks after the Preakness Stakes, on a Saturday between June 5 and June 11. The 1973 Belmont Stakes and Triple Crown winner Secretariat holds the mile and a half stakes record of 2:24.
  • First occurred: 1867
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