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Turf Paradise Race Course

Racing information plus notable races at Turf Paradise Race Course

Turf Paradise > Thoroughbred Betting

RaceTrack Info:
Live Racing Calendar:
October - December

Course Type:
Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse

Main Track:
1 mile, oval

Last Turn to Finish Line:
990 feet

Turf course:
7 furlongs

Located 14 miles northwest of downtown Phoenix, Turf Paradise opened its doors January 7, 1956 as the first organized professional sports franchise in the state of Arizona.

Currently, Turf Paradise is the 3rd largest sports attraction in Arizona and holds court to one of the longest Thoroughbred racing seasons in the country.

In addition to Grade II and Grade II events such as the Turf Paradise Open Quarter Horse Derby and Southwest Airlines Championship Challenge, the racetrack has developed an in state OTB system with over 60 sites, with races showing in over 2000 locations in 40 different countries around the world.

Notable Races on Turf Paradise Race Course:
QHII Races
AQRA Turf Paradise Open Quarter Horse Derby

MBNA America West/Southwest Airlines Championship Challenge Quarter horses
AQRA Turf Paradise Open Quarter Horse Futurity