Emerald Downs
2300 Emerald Downs Drive
Auburn, Washington, 98001


Date: August 17, 08
Purse: $400,000
Grade: III
Type: T
Distance: 8 furlong
Age: 3 Year Olds and Up
Turf: dirt

The Longacres Mile is a grade III thoroughbred horseracing meet that is run annually at Emerald Downs, Washington. This race is for horses with an age of three year olds and up capable of racing eight furlongs on the left-handed dirt track. Record makers: Sky Jack set the record with fastest time and widest margin by clocking 1:33:00 and six and one fourth in lengths during 2003 meet. As jockey, Gary Baze won the title for five times while Russel Baze made it thrice. As trainer, Jim Penney won five times, Allen Drumheller four times while Robert J Frankel got the title thrice.

Longacres Mile Winners
Year Winner Age Trainer Jockey Owner Time
2007 The Great Face 5 Tom Wenzel Juan Gutierrez Ron Crockett 1:35.40
2006 Flamethrowintexan 5 Jim Penney Ricky Frazier Grasshopper Stable 1:34.40
2005 No Giveaway 4 Grant Forster Juan Gutierrez Herman Sarkowsky 1:35.60
2004 Adreamisborn 5 Jerry Hollendorfer Russell Baze Franks Farm 1:34.80
2003 Sky Jack 7 Doug ONeill Russell Baze Ren-Mar Thoroughbreds 1:33.00
2002 Sabertooth 4 Jim Penney Nathan Chaves Bob and Bruce Sparling 1:34.60
2001 Irisheyesareflying 5 John K. Dolan Iggy Puglisi Dolan Racing Stable 1:35.40
2000 Edneator 4 Jim Penney Gallyn Mitchell Homestretch Farm 1:33.20
1999 Budroyale 6 Ted West Garret Gomez Jeffrey Sengara. 1:34.60
1998 Wild Wonder 4 Greg Gilchrist Eddie Delahoussaye V H W Stables 1:33.20
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