Los Ponies: Talking Ponies

64 EpisodesProduced by Jose ContrerasWebsite

All things Horse Racing. Including the bad beats and the sports chatter.

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8/18/19/ GII Golden State Derby

August 17th, 2019


Full card analysis featuring the GII Golden State Derby

8/10/19: Bank of America California Regional Challenge

August 10th, 2019


Back on the podcast for an 8-race card. BH Lisas Boy looks to be the big favorite in the Bank of America California Regional Challenge.

7/27/19: California Champions Night

July 27th, 2019


California Champions Night featuring 12 races including the Governor’s Cup Futurity, Governor’s Cup Derby and Spencer L Childers Handicap. Three Pick-4s!

7/13/19: Governor’s Cup Futurity Trials

July 13th, 2019


Saturday night’s program features 7 trials for the Governor’s Cup Futurity.

7/7/19: GI Vessels Maturity

July 7th, 2019


Terrific field assembled for the GI Vessels Maturity which features a berth to the Champion of Champions on the line. Full card selections. NBA talk …

6/23/19: Ed Burke Million Futurity

June 23rd, 2019


Back after a brief break. New baby in the house. Catching up with the races and full card analysis of Sunday’s card at Los Alamitos featuring the GI …

6/9/19: Ed Burke Million Futurity Trials

June 9th, 2019


Ed Burke Million Futurity Trials Night!

6/2/19: Can the streak reach five?

June 2nd, 2019


Sunday card from Los Alamitos with full selections and a Lock streak going for five.

5/25/19: A Familiar Lock on Saturday

May 25th, 2019


Full selections for Saturday card at Los Alamitos including a Lock that previously won as a Lock. Curtis going for back to back lock selections. …

5/19/19: Kindergarten Futurity

May 19th, 2019


Full card analysis featuring the Kindergarten Futurity. The #2 are wild!

5/11/19: La Pacifica Handicap and talented 2-year-olds

May 11th, 2019


Talented 2-year-olds with nice breeding lines and good workouts showdown in races 5,6,7 and the card closes out with the La Pacifica Handicap. Full …

5/5/19: Kindergarten Futurity Trials

May 5th, 2019


Recap the Kentucky Derby drama and analysis and selections for all the Kindergarten Futurity Trials on Sunday night at Los Alamitos.

4/27/19: Saturday card feat a 2yo Lock

April 27th, 2019


Full analysis for Saturday’s card at Los Alamitos with one race for the 2-year-olds. Will the Locks sweep again?

4/20/19: Futurity Season Around The Corner

April 20th, 2019


We take a look at a Saturday’s card which features a couple of races for 2-year-olds. Many of these are pointing towards the Kindergarten Futurity …

4/7/19: $16,000 Pick-6 Carryover

April 7th, 2019


Sunday’s card at Los Alamitos features the running of the James S Smith Stakes for 3-year-olds and a pick-6 carryover of over $16,000. We recap the …

3/31/19: El Primero Del Año Derby.

March 31st, 2019


Sunday’s program features the running of the El Primero Del Año Derby. We talk March Madness, office pool bracket, Vegas, recent state of horse …

3/16/19: 870-yard Rossmoor Handicap

March 16th, 2019


We go over the entire Saturday card at Los Alamitos featuring the running of the Rossmoor Handicap at 870 yards.

3/10/19: Bobby Newman & $17,000 Pick-6 Carryover & El Primero Trials

March 10th, 2019


Track announcer Bobby Newman joins us to Handicap the entire Sunday card which features trials for the El Primero Del Año Derby and a $17,000 Pick-6 carryover.

3/3/19: Competitive Allowance

March 3rd, 2019


We take a look at the 8 races on Sunday’s program at Los Alamitos. Competitive Allowance to end the night.

2/24/19: $16,000 Pick-6 Carryover

February 24th, 2019


Full card analysis for Sunday’s card at Los Alamitos featuring a pick-6 carryover of over $16,000

2/17/19: The Los Alamitos Maiden Stakes

February 17th, 2019


A look at Sunday’s card at Los Alamitos featuring the running of the Maiden Stakes and a $71,000 pick-6 carryover!

2/9/19: Winter Derby & Championship

February 10th, 2019


Full card analysis of Saturday card at Los Alamitos featuring GI Winter Derby and a look ahead at Sunday’s GI Winter Championship. We check in with …

1/27/19: Maiden Stakes Trials

January 27th, 2019


Full analysis for Sunday’s card featuring trials for the Maiden Stakes. PCQHRA Awards Banquet recap and much more!

1/19/19: Winter Derby & Championship Trials

January 19th, 2019


Full analysis for Saturday’s card featuring trials for the Winter Derby and a look ahead at Sunday’s Winter Championship Trials. AQHA Awards recap. …

1/13/19: Barbra B 550-yard stakes

January 13th, 2019


Sunday’s card features the Barbra B and a pick-6 carryover!

1/6/19: GI Charger Bar and much more!

January 6th, 2019


Full Sunday card analysis with picks for all 9 races at Los Alamitos featuring the GI Charger Bar. Recap GI Championship at Sunland. Kellie McDaid …

12/29/18: New Season at Los Al

December 29th, 2018


A new season gets underway at Los Alamitos. Full Saturday card selections plus a look at Sunday’s GI Championship at Sunland. Lakers vs Clippers …

12/15/18: Champion of Champions and Los Al Two Million Futurity

December 15th, 2018


Analysis for entire Saturday card featuring GI Champion of Champions and a look ahead at Sunday’s GI Los Al Two Million Futurity. Rodeo in Vegas and much more!

12/8/18: First Down Dash Handicap

December 8th, 2018


Full card analysis of Saturday’s 12/8/18 program featuring the First Down Dash Handicap. The conspiracy theories continue and much more

12/2/18: GI AQHA Distaff

December 2nd, 2018


Recap $2 million trials night, bad beats, good scores, side bets and much more. Full analysis for Sunday’s card featuring the GI AQHA Distaff which …

11/25/18: Los Al 2 Million Trials

November 25th, 2018


Recap AQHA Challenge Championships including the No Contest Distaff. Z Wayne Trials for Champion of Champions. GII Las Damas. Full preview of all 13 …

11/17/18: Challenge Championships

November 17th, 2018


Bank of America Challenge Championships night has arrived. Full card analysis for Saturday and a look at the two Z Wayne Griffin trials on Sunday …

11/11/18: GI Super Derby

November 11th, 2018


Looking at Sunday’s card featuring the GI Los Alamitos Super Derby. The winner also earns a berth into the Champion of Champions. We talk about the …

11/4/18: Golden State Million Futurity

November 4th, 2018


Analysis for the Sunday card at Los Alamitos featuring the GI Golden State Million Futurity. There is some post production issues going on, hope to …

10/27/18: John Ward & Wild West Futurity

October 27th, 2018


Full Saturday card analysis featuring John Ward Handicap and Sunday’s Los Al Wild West Futurity. Curtis is back licking his wounds from last week’s …

10/22/18: GI Super Derby & GI Golden State Million Trials

October 20th, 2018


A terrific weekend of racing is among us with Trials for the Super Derby on Saturday and Golden State Million Trials on Sunday. Two guests join us …

10/14/18: GI Los Alamitos Invitational Championship

October 14th, 2018


Recap PCQHRA weekend including Wild West Trials and look at Sunday's card featuring a terrific field in the GI Los Al Championship.

10/7/2018: Wild West Futurity Trials

October 7th, 2018


Analysis for Sunday's card featuring trials for the Wild West Futurity. Recap winners of the PCQHRA Breeders Derby and Futurity and much more! …

9/29/18: Jess Ravin is Back & Sat Analysis

September 29th, 2018


We recap Jess Ravin's big win in the GI Mildred Vessels. Analysis and picks for every race on Saturday. Recap Jessies First Down win at Albuquerque.

9/22/18: Professor G wins the Belt Back

September 22nd, 2018


We recap PCQHRA finalists, Professor G beats Curtis in the consensus challenge, full Saturday analysis and a look ahead at Sunday's GI Mildred N …

9/16/18: PCQHRA Breeders Futurity Trials

September 16th, 2018


Big night of trials for the PCQHRA Breeders Futurity featuring the return of the undefeated winner of the Ed Burke Million: Wave Her Down. Is there a conspiracy between Professor G and Curtis? We'll have to find out!

9/8/18: Jeremy Balan Los Al Day & Night

September 8th, 2018


Jeremy Balan stops by the Los Ponies studios to talk about his start in horse racing, Orioles, the recently concluded Del Mar season and much more! …

9/2/18: GI Go Man Go & All American Weekend

September 2nd, 2018


Terrific field assembled for the GI Go Man Go on Sunday at Los Alamitos. Picks for All American Derby and Futurity plus much more from Ruidoso Downs

8/25/18: Bridge to GI Go Man Go

August 25th, 2018


Saturday program at Los Al featuring past Stakes runners in Allowance. Looking ahead towards GI Go Man Go. Recap Ruidoso picks, trials, news and much more!

8/18/18: John Deere & Golden State Derby at Los Al.

August 18th, 2018


Full card analysis for John Deere card Saturday at Los Al plus analysis for Sunday's GII Golden State Derby. Play of the day for Saturday and Sunday …

8/11/18: Bank of America California Challenge

August 11th, 2018


Recap John Deere Juvenile and Golden State Derby qualifiers as they advance to their respective finals. Analysis for Saturday's program featuring The …

8/4/18: John Deere Regional Trials

August 4th, 2018


We recap last week's big California Breeders Champions Night and look ahead at Saturday's card featuring trials to the John Deere regional trials. It …

7/28/18: California Breeders Champions Night

July 28th, 2018


Terrific 12-race card showcasing the California-bred runners. Heza Dasha Fire returns in the GI Spencer Childers, J Fire Up tries to keep the win streak going in the Derby and a wide open field will duel in the Futurity.

7/21/18: Wiener Nationals Week & Ruidoso Finals

July 21st, 2018


Preview Saturday card from Los Alamitos which also happens to be Wiener Nationals night. Picks for Rainbow Futurity and Derby at Ruidoso. Recap Governor's Cup Futurity and Derby finalists. Update on Cesar De Alba, …

7/14/18: Governor’s Cup Futurity Trials with Caleb Keller

July 14th, 2018


Caleb Keller joins Jose and Curtis to talk Saturday’s Governor’s Cup Futurity Trials, how he got started at TVG, his Indiana roots, the Indiana buzzer beater vs Kentucky and much more!

7/8/18: GI Vessels Maturity

July 8th, 2018


Terrific field heads the GI Vessels Maturity at Los Alamitos. The winner also earns a berth to the GI Champion of Champions. Curtis checks in from …

7/1/18: Vandy's Flash Handicap

July 1st, 2018


Analysis for Sunday's program featuring The Vandy's Flash Handicap. Will A Political Lady make it six in a row? Curtis going off the grid. Jose lived …

6/24/18: Ed Burke Million Futurity

June 23rd, 2018


Terrific field of finalists face off in the first million-dollar Futurity of the season in the Ed Burke. We analyze all 9 races on Sunday's program. …

6/16/18: Ed Burke Recap, Saturday Analysis, Vessels Maturity Preview

June 16th, 2018


We recap last Sunday’s trials for the Ed Burke Million Futurity. Analysis and picks for every race on Saturday’s program. Also preview Sunday’s …

6/10/18: Ed Burke Million Trials with Ed Burgart

June 10th, 2018


We have a chat with Ed Burgart talking about his career, his passion for Quarter Horse racing, his future and much much more. Analysis of Ed Burke Million Trials at Los Alamitos Race Course.

6/2/18: Los Al & Remington Mega Card

June 2nd, 2018


Wrap up a crazy NBA Finals Game 1, Analyze the full card at Los Alamitos and the mega card closing night at Remington Park with picks for the Derby, …

5/26/18: Saturday at Los Al plus Ruidoso spot plays

May 26th, 2018


We take a look at Saturday's program at Los Alamitos. Jose is trying to get his fourth consecutive Los Ponies Lock home. Two spot plays for Day 2 of Ruidoso Futurity Trials Saturday morning. NBA Playoffs drama and much …

5/20/18: Kindergarten Futurity

May 20th, 2018


**We apologize in advance for the audio static issues at times****Bad Audio from 19:45 to 22:00 so press the skip button** We talk Sunday's card …

5/12/18: La Pacifica Hcp & More!

May 12th, 2018


La Pacifica Handicap highlights Saturday's card at Los Alamitos. Jose gives a big push to the debuting Providnikov. Curtis finally hears back from his trainer about his 2yo. Recap Kindergarten Futurity Trials. Picks of …

Ep5: 5/6/18 Kindergarten Futurity Trials

May 5th, 2018


Robert Adair Kindergarten Futurity Trials are here! Top 10 fastest qualifiers advance to the final. Professor G is the current title belt holder in …

Episode 4: 4/28/18

April 28th, 2018


Saturday program at Los Alamitos featuring the return of Branquino. The Marfa Lights, half-brother to the late Moonist, is on the grounds at Los Al. Owning/nominating 2yo's. NBA Playoffs talk and much more!

Episode 3: 4/21/18

April 21st, 2018


Saturday card with 9 races. $5,577 Pick-6 carryover. Fast working 2-year-olds in Race 5. NBA Playoffs in full swing. You can only pick two of these …

Episode 2: 4/14/2018

April 14th, 2018


Jose and Curtis take a look at the 9-race program at Los Alamitos on Saturday. Is there a future superstar in the making in Wicked Affair who debuts in Race 6? Terrific match up of Quarter Horses vs Thoroughbred in the …

Episode 1: 4/7/2017

April 8th, 2018


Jose Contreras @LosPonies and Curtis Treece @Hitmanct13 go over the Sat April 7 program at Los Alamitos. The first 2yo baby race of the season. …

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