Winner's Circle

Winner's Circle

Photos: Benoit Photo is Del Mar's exclusive provider of official finish and winner's circle photos. Photos may be purchased directly through Benoit at 858-775-1141 x3791 or

Race Replay: A complimentary Race Replay will be provided to the winning owner of each race. DVD copies may be purchased through the Paymaster's office.

Maker's Mark: A complimentary Del Mar engraved bottle of Maker's Mark is provided to winning connections.

Winner's Bar
    Following each race, winning connections are invited up to the Newcastle Winner's Bar to celebrate! The winning owner and guests will be escorted to the 3rd floor overlooking the paddock to toast the big win with a complimentary bottle of champagne and replays of your winning race.    
Stake Winners
   Del Mar has worked with Tiffany & Co for past trophy commissions and is delighted to continue the tradition with the prestigious organization to provide stakes trophies to winning connections. The centerpiece of the trophy collection is a one-of-a-kind, sterling silver trophy for the $1 Million TVG Pacific Classic each year. 
Meet Leaders
   Each season, meet leading connections are presented with one-of-a-kind bronze horse statues to commemorate their success at Del Mar.      
Weekly Winners

Each week, an outstanding owner, trainer, jockey, claiming horse and groom are honored at Del Mar. 

Jockey of the Week receives a 4-some from The Crossings at Carlsbad.

Groom of the Week is selected from the daily best based on the person's appearance and that of their horse by the paddock judge. All finalists receive a monetary prize.

Owner, Trainer, and Claimer of the Week all receive complimentary gift cards to one of Del Mar's fine restaurants

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