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2012 Los Alamitos Race Course race meet kicks off on Friday night

December 29, 2011     E-mail this page to a friend!

Major futurity finalist Mr Tr Dasher headlines the feature event on opening night of the 62nd racing meeting in the history of Los Alamitos Race Course, as the gelding by Tr Dasher will take on a six rivals in Friday’s ninth race.

Opening night has a total of 10 races with first post set for 7 p.m. Los Alamitos Race Course will conduct live Quarter Horse and Thoroughbred racing on a Friday through Sunday basis through December 23, 2012. The biggest change for the new meet is that first post time on both Saturdays and Sundays will now be 5 p.m. Los Alamitos will conduct racing on both December 31, 2011, and January 1, 2012.

Trained by Juan Aleman for Santos Montemayor, Mr Tr Dasher will be in action for the first time since making up a lot of ground to finish third against a solid group of allowance horses on November 25. Prior to that race, he was seventh in the $500,000 PCQHRA Futurity.