Champion of Champions

The Champion of Champions (G1) was first contested at Los Alamitos in 1972 when Mr Jet Moore edged champions Kaweah Bar and Charger Bar.

The Champion of Champions (G1) was first contested at Los Alamitos in 1972 when Mr Jet Moore edged champions Kaweah Bar and Charger Bar. Since then, 28 of its winners have been crowned world champion by AQHA. Easy Date, Dash For Cash, Refrigerator, SLM Big Daddy, Tailor Fit and Blues Girl Too are among the world champions that have won the sport's most prestigious race for older horses.

The Champion of Champions became the sport’s premier race in 1976 when Dash for Cash set a track record :21.17-second victory. Dashing Folly completed her undefeated 1996 season by winning the Champion of Champions. She won all 10 of her starts that year.

Los Alamitos Race Course offers berths to the Champion of Champions to winners of prestigious races held around the country.

  • Watch the Champion of Champions on:
  • Historical Winners of the Champion of Champions 
  • For complete rules and requirements please visit the updated Los Alamitos Stakes book at losalamitos.com or call 714-820-2788.
  • Horses participating in the 2018 Champion of Champions must be on the grounds at Los Alamitos Race Course three weeks prior to the race. All participants will be hair tested.
  • Visit the Los Alamitos website for additional information.

 

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