$69,000 Ivory James Gelding Qualifies to restricted Grade 1, $926,500 Remington Park Futurity
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San Lorenzo Tay, under jockey Juan Pulido, qualifying for the restricted Grade 1, $926,500 Remington Park Futurity.


OKLAHOMA CITY, OK—APRIL 2, 2021—San Lorenzo Tay, a son of multiple stakes sire IVORY JAMES was a two-length winner in the eighth trial Friday night at Remington Park to secure the final qualifying spot on the first of two-nights of trials for the restricted Grade 1, $926,500 Remington Park Futurity for 2-year-old Oklahoma-bred Quarter Horses, going 330 yards.

Trainer Kelly Heltzel conditions the brown gelding for owner Rogelio Marquez, Jr. Juan Pulido had the riding call on the 2-year-old  out of the First Down Dash mare Shes Dashin First. 

Breeder Bobby D. Cox sold San Lorenzo Tay in the Heritage Place September Yearling Sale for $69,000. The colt's name was changed to San Lorenzo Tay from Pivital following the sale.

The fastest five from Friday night’s trials will join the five best from Saturday night for the 10 qualifiers in the finals of the That final is scheduled for Saturday, April 17, along with the Remington Park Derby and six more stakes events.

For the Friday's five fastest Remington Park Oklahoma-Bred Futurity(RG1), with times, sires, dams, owners, breeders, trainers and jockeys CLICK HERE

In the $100,000-Guaranteed Remington Park Oklahoma-Bred Juvenile, Marty James, a gelding by IVORY JAMES, posted the fourth fastest time of :17.317 seconds after finishing third in the third trial on Night 1.

Trainer Clinton Crawford conditions the homebred for owner-breeder Brenda Reiswig. Marty James is out of the Valiant Hero mare Red Velvet Hero.

The second five fastest qualifier from each night of trials are preferred invites for the $100,000-Guaranteed Remington Park Oklahoma-Bred Juvenile. For Friday's second five fastest CLICK HERE.