Caleb’s Posse provided the most dominating victory of the 2011 Championships at Churchill Downs in scoring a four-length victory over Preakness winner Shackleford in the Breeders’ Cup Dirt Mile. With the victory, Caleb’s Posse gave jockey Rajiv Maragh and trainer Donnie Von Hemel their initial triumphs in the Championships.
Caleb’s Posse won his first race on Aug. 14, 2010 at Arlington Park in his second start. During his career, Caleb’s Posse won races at seven tracks and posted four graded stakes victories with the first coming in the Grade 3 Ohio Derby. His initial Grade 1 score came in the King’s Bishop at Saratoga and he fell a nose short of Grade 1 victories in his final two starts in the Carter Handicap and Metropolitan Handicap.