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"Sunny Jim" Fitzsimmons Racing is New York's newest thoroughbred racing partnership. Named in honor of Hall of Fame trainer "Sunny Jim" Fitzsimmons, our partnerships are managed by Jack Fitzsimmons, Sunny Jim's grandson.

"Sunny Jim" Racing holds itself to a "higher standard". Find out how our unique management structure means more money for our partners by clicking here.

Deadicated Deal Entered on Wed, July 23

Deadicated Deal has been entered to run in the 4th race on Wednesday, July 23 at Saratoga Race Course. The race is a $35,000 claiming race with a purse of $45,000 to be run at 7 furlongs on the dirt. Cornelio Velasquez will be aboard.

Sun Bear 4th

Sun Bear finished fourth in the first race at Belmont Park on Friday, July 11, 2014. Sun Bear did not break very well, starting out last with a 4 length disadvantage which he was not able to overcome. Sun Bear was able to rally in the stretch to finish fourth. A replay of the race can be seen here on the NYRA web site.

Sun Bear to Race on 7/11/14

Sun Bear has been entered in the 1st race at Belmont Park on Friday, July 11, 2014. The race is a $12,500 claiming race with a purse of $25,000 to be run at 6 furlongs on the dirt. Apprentice Andre Worrie will be aboard.

Sun Bear 8th at Belmont

Sun Bear finished 8th in the 10th race on 7/4/14 at Belmont Park. The race was originally scheduled for the turf, but due to the weather, it was taken off and run on a muddy track. Sun Bear broke well and was sitting 4th just off the pace through the first half mile but he faded to 8th. A replay of the race can be seen here on the NYRA web site.

Sun Bear to Debut on the Fourth of July

Sun Bear will make his Sunny Jim Fitzsimmons Racing debut in the 10th race at Belmont Park on Friday, 7/4/14. Sun Bear will be ridden by Corey Lanerie in the 6F $25,000 claiming race.

Sunny Jim Racing Claims Deadicated Deal

Sunny Jim Fitzsimmons Racing claimed Deadicated Deal out of the 2nd race at Belmont Park on 6/29/14. Deadicated Deal is a 5 year old gelding by the 2007 Kentucky Derby winner, Street Sense.

Sunny Jim Racing Claims Sun Bear

Sunny Jim Fitzsimmons Racing claimed Sun Bear out of the 3rd race at Belmont Park on 5/18/14. Sun Bear is a 7 year old horse by Orientate who won the 2002 Breeder’s Cup Sprint.

Puget Sound 7th – Gets Claimed

Puget Sound finished 7th in his race at Laurel Park on 12/20/13. Puget Sound was claimed out of the race.

Winning Touch 3rd – Gets Claimed

Winning Touch finished 3rd in the 1st at Aqueduct on 12/19/13. Winning Touch sat close to the pace and improved his position entering the stretch, but was unable to corral the eventual winner and settled for 3rd. A replay of the race can be seen here on the NYRA web site.

Puget Sound Entered on 12/20/13

Puget Sound has been entered to run in the 5th race at Laurel Park on Friday, December 20, 2013. The race is a $5,000 claiming race with a purse of $14,000. Sheldon Russell will be the jockey in the 6F race.

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