Trio Win Most Races, Money at Del Mar Meet

September 12, 2022

DEL MAR, Calif.—The long-time friends and partners in horse ownership – Mike Pegram, Karl Watson and Paul Weitman – finished first both for number of wins and money won at the conclusion of Del Mar’s 2022 summer race meet on Sunday.

The trio won nine of their 26 starts, a 35% winning mark, and purses worth $849,680 to be dominant in both categories for the 31-day session. They had an especially sweet final day when their colts Cave Rock and Havnameltdown ran one, two, respectively, in the Grade I, $302,000 Runhappy Del Mar Futurity.

Finishing second for money earned was J. Paul Reddam’s Reddam Racing at $628,834. Finishing second for wins was Hronis Racing with six firsts.

Ownership Starts Wins Purses 

Pegram, Watson or Weitman269$849,680
Hronis Racing446$449,812
Reddam Racing585$628,834
Red Baron’s Barn or Rancho Temescal355$363,769
Tommy Town Thoroughbreds26 $248,140
Nick Alexander21 $377,666
C R K Stable26 $336,000
SF Racing, Starlight Racing or Madaket Stables, et al12 $280,900
Benjamin C. & Sally Warren17 $228,856
Harris Farms15 $219,276

DMTC Press ReleasePhoto of Mike Pegram, Karl Watson and Paul Weitman by Benoit Photo

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