Famous Horse Races

Futurity Stakes

The Curragh Racecourse
A Brief History Of Futurity Stakes
The Futurity Stakes is a Group 2 flat horse race for two-year-old thoroughbreds run over a distance of 7 furlongs (1,408 metres) at the Curragh in late August.

It was promoted to Group 2 status in 2001, having previously been classed as a Group 3. Prior to 1997 the race distance was 1 mile (1,609 metres), excepting 1992, when the race was run at 7 furlongs.
Year
2008
2007
2006
2005
2004
2003
2002
2001
2000
1999
1998
1997
1996
1995
1994
1993
1992
1991
1990
1989
1988
Winner

New Approach
Teofilo
Horatio Nelson
Oratorio
Pearl of Love
Van Nistelrooy
Hawk Wing
Lady Lahar
Giant's Causeway
St Clair Ridge
Impressionist
Equal Rights
Bijou d'Inde
Jural
Cois Na Tine
Fatherland
St Jovite
Misty Valley
Teach Dha Mhile
Phantom Breeze
Age
Jockey

Kevin Manning
Kevin Manning
Kieren Fallon
Jamie Spencer
Darryll Holland
Michael Kinane
Michael Kinane
Johnny Murtagh
Michael Kinane
Kevin Manning
Christy Roche
John Reid
Jason Weaver
Michael Roberts
Christy Roche
Lester Piggott
Christy Roche
Steve Cauthen
Michael Kinane
Michael Kinane
Trainer

Jim Bolger
Jim Bolger
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Mark Johnston
Aidan O'Brien
Aidan O'Brien
Mick Channon
Aidan O'Brien
Jim Bolger
Aidan O'Brien
Peter Chapple-Hyam
Mark Johnston
Mark Johnston
Jim Bolger
Vincent O'Brien
Jim Bolger
Michael Kauntze
Dermot Weld
Dermot Weld
Owner


Time

1:29.0
1:22.6
1:23.3
1:25.7
1:22.5
1:24.3
1:25.7
1:35.7
1:25.0
1:25.9
1:26.6
1:39.9
1:38.7
1:42.0
1:41.5
1:28.2
1:39.5
1:40.9
1:41.5
1:44.9