August 25, 2009 - This Week's Nominees

This year's Perfect Trip Award will recognize a Breeders' Cup Challenge race winner from this season's North American races that best exemplifies a "Perfect Trip". The winner will be selected from a panel of racing experts and will have the opportunity to experience his or her own "Perfect Trip" through Sentient Jet, with complimentary round-trip private jet travel for six people to the 2009 Breeders' Cup World Championships at Santa Anita. The Perfect Trip Award winner will be announced the week of October 19th, and the owner will be awarded the Perfect Trip trophy on ESPN during the Championship weekend.

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This Week's Entrants

Unusual Suspect


Owned by Barry or David or Dyan Abrams • Trained by Barry Abrams • Bred by David Abrams

Winner of the Cougar II H. Watch the Video Replay!

Gio Ponti


Owned by Castleton Lyons (Shane T. A. Ryan) • Trained by Christophe Clement • Bred by Kilboy Estate, Inc.

Winner of the Arlington Million (gr.IT) Watch the Video Replay!


F&M Turf

Owned by John A. Chandler • Trained by William I. Mott • Bred by John A. Chandler

Winner of the Beverly D. (gr.I) Watch the Video Replay!



Owned by Mitchell Ranch • Trained by Graham Motion • Bred by Brad Anderson

Winner of the Whitney H. (gr.I) Watch the Video Replay!

Magical Fantasy

F&M Turf

Owned by Bienstock, Mandabach & Winner • Trained by Patrick Gallagher • Bred by Rodes S. Parrish & Charles Beach IV

Winner of the John C. Mabee H. (gr.IT) Watch the Video Replay!


Dirt Mile

Owned by Tice Ranch Stables LLC • Trained by Howard Belvoir • Bred by Bohanon-Walden

Winner of the Longacres Mile (gr.III) Watch the Video Replay!

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