Graded Stakes

As of 12.16.17

Budweiser Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes (Gr. 3)

Host Track:     Aiken
City:  Aiken, SC

Race Facts (Since 1976):
Fastest Time: 3:40:80
Largest Winning Margin: 21 lengths
Highest Winning Equibase Speed Figure: N/A
2015 Winning Connections:
Winning Horse: Balance the Budget
Winning Trainer: Julie Gomena
Winning Jockey: Kieran Norris
Winning Owner: Stonelea Stable LLC
Includes data from 1976 to present.
Date Race Name Gr. Course Track Distance Purse
03/21/2015 Budweiser Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes 3 Hurdle Aiken 2 Miles $50,000
03/22/2014 Budweiser Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes 3 Hurdle Aiken 2 Miles $50,000
03/23/2013 Budweiser Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes 3 Hurdle Aiken 2 Miles $50,000
03/24/2012 Budweiser Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken 2 Miles $50,000
03/26/2011 Budweiser Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken 2 Miles $45,000
03/20/2010 Budweiser Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken 2 Miles $45,000
03/21/2009 Southern Bank and Trust Bank Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken 2 Miles $45,000
03/22/2008 Southern Bank and Trust Bank Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken 2 1/4 Miles $45,000
03/24/2007 Southern Bank and Trust Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken 2 1/4 Miles $40,000
03/25/2006 Regions Bank Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken 2 1/2 Miles $40,000
03/26/2005 Regions Bank Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken 2 1/8 Miles $35,000
03/20/2004 Regions Bank Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken 2 1/4 Miles $30,000
03/22/2003 Regions Bank Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken About 2 1/4 Miles $30,000
03/23/2002 Regions Bank Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken About 2 1/4 Miles $30,000
03/24/2001 Regions Bank Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes Hurdle Aiken About 2 1/8 Miles $30,000
03/25/2000 Regions Bank Imperial Cup Hurdle Handicap 3 Hurdle Aiken About 2 1/4 Miles $30,000
03/20/1999 Regions Bank Imperial Cup Hurdle Handicap 3 Hurdle Aiken About 2 3/8 Miles $30,000
03/21/1998 Palmetto Federal Imperial Cup Hurdle Handicap 3 Hurdle Aiken About 2 1/4 Miles $30,000
03/22/1997 Palmetto Federal Imperial Cup Hurdle Handicap 3 Hurdle Aiken About 2 1/4 Miles $30,000
03/23/1996 Palmetto Federal Imperial Cup Hurdle Stakes 3 Hurdle Aiken About 2 1/4 Miles $30,000
03/25/1995 Palmetto Federal Imperial Cup Hurdle Handicap Hurdle Aiken About 2 1/4 Miles $25,000
03/26/1994 Palmetto Federal Imperial Cup Hurdle Handicap Hurdle Aiken About 2 1/4 Miles $25,000

Includes data from 1976 to present.
Date Horse Trainer Jockey Equibase Speed Figure Chart Video
03/21/2015 Balance the Budget Julie Gomena Kieran Norris 999.9  
03/22/2014 Pleasant Woodman Paul Douglas Fout Kieran Norris 999.9  
03/23/2013 Sunshine Numbers Archibald J. Kingsley, Jr. Archibald Kingsley, Jr. 999.9  
03/24/2012 Pullyourfingerout (IRE) Joseph W. Delozier, III Ross Geraghty 999.9  
03/26/2011 Country Cousin Julie Gomena Carl Rafter 999.9  
03/20/2010 Torlundy Leslie F. Young Paddy Young 999.9  
03/21/2009 Mixed Up Jonathan E. Sheppard Danielle Hodsdon 999.9  
03/22/2008 Preemptive Strike Sanna Neilson Carl Rafter 999.9  
03/24/2007 Paradise's Boss Jack O. Fisher Xavier Aizpuru 999.9  
03/25/2006 I'm Hit Sarge Paul Douglas Fout Zach Miller 999.9  
03/26/2005 Barzulu (NZ) Paul Douglas Fout Matthew Otis McCarron 999.9  
03/20/2004 Snowball Flannagan Janet E. Elliot David Bentley 999.9  
03/22/2003 Snowball Flannagan Janet E. Elliot Robert Massey 999.9  
03/23/2002 P. C. Plod Neil R. Morris Matthew Otis McCarron 999.9  
03/24/2001 Devil's Reach James M. Day Matthew Otis McCarron 999.9  
03/25/2000 Aggro Crag H. Brooks Durkee Gus M. Brown 999.9  
03/20/1999 Plumb Bob Toby D. Edwards Toby X. Edwards 999.9  
03/21/1998 Smart Jaune Sanna Neilson Craig Thornton 999.9  
03/22/1997 Leandro (CHI) William Brinton Cocks Gus M. Brown 999.9  
03/23/1996 Joli's Summer James M. Day Matthew Otis McCarron 999.9  
03/25/1995 Woody Boy Would Jack O. Fisher Sean Clancy 999.9  
03/26/1994 Quadrireme (GB) William Brinton Cocks Vincent Marzullo 999.9