Throughout the 1960's and 1970's a lot of racing talent went through Sunland. Stars like Winsham Lad, Fast Gas, Prince Astro and others went through Sunland.
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The track opened in 1926 under the name of Tampa Downs. The season lasted 39 days.
Since being founded in 1959 Sunland Park has made great strides. Sunland Park races are simulcast into over 600 locations around the world.
Suffolk Downs opened in July of 1935 as an estimated 35,000 fans turned out to watch the first race.
Saratoga Race Track Betting in the oldest major thoroughbred race track in the United States, opened in 1863.
Santa Anita Park was opened on Christmas Day, 1934 and is the oldest racetrack in Southern California.