Tag Archives: Belmont Stakes

The Grade 1 Belmont Stakes

Belmont Park / June 7 / Race 11 / 6:52 EDT: However you feel about California Chrome (and let’s face it, emotions are running hot right about now), in handicapping this race, you must move beyond whatever rooting interest you have … Continue reading

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Using TimeformUS Pace and Speed Figures to understand the Belmont Stakes

We never tire of saying it: The Belmont Stakes is a race unlike any other run in the United States. It is run at the distance of a mile and a half on the dirt course, yet it is run … Continue reading

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Belmont Stakes Trainers: Can Clement convert his 12-furlong form to dirt?

Before the Preakness, trainer Linda Rice commented in a DRF story that The Belmont Stakes was in fact the preferred spot for Kid Cruz, citing her belief that the son of Belmont Stakes-winner Lemon Drop Kid would be advantaged by … Continue reading

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