WHENMay 28, 2022
ABOUT THE EVENT
The richest night of racing for the 2022 American Quarter Horse, Paint and Appaloosa Season takes place on the final evening of racing when the stakes laden Champions’ Night is contested on Saturday, May 28. The huge program of racing will begin slightly earlier than normal at 5pm-Central.
Champions’ Night features 10 stakes races, led by the Grade 1, $1,000,000 Heritage Place Futurity. Also on the program, the Grade 2, $350,000 Heritage Place Derby. New this year, the $50,000 Heritage Place Oaks.
The world’s most lucrative stakes event for Paints and Appaloosas is also on the Champions’ Night undercard with the Grade 1, $275,000 Speedhorse Graham Futurity.
Danjer, the 2021 AQHA World Champion is expected to defend his title in the Grade 1, $250,000 Debbie Schauf Remington Park Championship, the season’s biggest race for older horses.
The stakes rundown for the Champions’ Night program includes: – Grade 1, $1,000,000 Heritage Place Futurity, 2-year-olds, 350 yards – Grade 2, $350,000 Heritage Place Derby, 3-year-olds, 400 yards – Grade 1, $275,000 Speedhorse Graham Paint/Appaloosa Futurity, 2-year-olds, 350 yards – Grade 1, $250,000 Debbie Schauf Remington Park Championship, 3 and older, 440 yards – Grade 1, $100,000 Junos Request, fillies/mares, 3 and older, 400 yards – $100,000 Heritage Place Juvenile, 2-year-olds, 350 yards – Grade 1, $50,000 Remington Park Distance Championship, 3 and older, 870 yards – $50,000 Heritage Place Oaks, 3-year-old fillies, 400 yards – $50,000 Easy Jet, r-Grade 3, 2-year-olds, 350 yards (OK) – Grade 1, $30,000 National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, Paints/Appaloosas, 3 and older, 440 yards
note: purse for futurity and derby races are estimated, r=restricted grade race, (OK)=Oklahoma-breds.
The overall purses for the entire Champions’ Night of racing at Remington Park is expected to easily surpass $2.1 million.
Enjoy jackpot play in the Remington Park Casino prior to and after the big Champions’ Night of racing as the casino is always open.
Parking and admission are always free at Remington Park