Horsemen are reminded that free nominations for the $800,000 Sunland Derby (Gr. III) close on Friday, February 1.
Sunland Park’s biggest race will be held on Sunday, March 24. This year’s winner of the Sunland Derby (Gr. III) receives 50 points toward entry to the Kentucky Derby. The Sunland Derby (Gr. III) day card also includes the $200,000 Sunland Park Oaks, the $75,000 Harry Henson Handicap and the $75,000 Bill Thomas Memorial Stakes. The Sunland Park Oaks winner will receive 50 points toward entry to the Kentucky Oaks.
For more information, contact Racing Secretary Robert Junk at (575) 874-5238.