Around the World with Breeders’ Cup®

By Kristen Doolan July 18, 2017

As a rotating horse race, the Breeders’ Cup World Championships® brings horse racing fans around the United States for different vantage points. From its inaugural race in 1984 at Hollywood Park in Los Angeles, California, to the 2017 race at the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club in Del Mar, California, the history books prove it’s not something to miss!

Where in the World has the Breeders’ Cup® Been Held?


What Countries Have Produced the Most Breeders’ Cup® Winners?

Home field advantage?

  • United States: 232
  • Ireland: 26
  • Great Britain: 15
  • France: 7
  • Canada: 6
  • Argentina: 5
  • Germany: 1
  • Japan: 1

Where is the 2017 Breeders’ Cup®?

Del Mar Thoroughbred Club! Come attend the Breeders’ Cup World Championships® where the Surf Meets the Turf, in this unbelievably unique track. Located just 20 miles north of San Diego, CA, the Del Mar Thoroughbred Club is gearing up to host its first ever Breeders’ Cup® event. As competition heats up, hospitality guests are confirmed and the crowd gets excited, you are going to want to be there! Click below for more information on Official Ticket Packages for the 2017 Breeders’ Cup®!

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Inside the Trackside Chalet