The Show County Quality is a Group 3 race held at the famous Royal Randwick Racecourse. Taking place during the Warwick Stakes Day during the Sydney Spring Carnival, it covers a distance of 1200m and is raced under quality handicap conditions. The event is named in honour of the handy sprinter Show County, who posted a string of victories as a two-year-old and three-year-old in 1988 and 1999, winning such races as the Breeders Plate, the Group 2 Silver Slipper Stakes, the Group 3 Maribyrnong Plate, the Group 2 Skyline Stakes, the Group 2 Stan Fox Stakes, the Group 3 San Domenico Stakes and the Group 2 Roman Consul Stakes.
Starting off as a Listed Race in 1993, the Show County Quality reached Group 3 status in 2013. Notable winners of this event include; Terravista (2014), Rebel Dane (2013), Moment Of Change (2012) and Might And Power (1997).
|2016||TYCOON TARA||KERRIN MCEVOY||PETER SNOWDEN||01:09.9|
|2015||DECISION TIME||CHRISTIAN REITH||CLARRY CONNORS||01.09.0|
|2014||TERRAVISTA||HUGH BOWMAN||JOE PRIDE||01.12.3|
|2013||REBEL DANE||GLEN BOSS||GARY PORTELLI||01.09.5|
|2012||MOMENT OF CHANGE||PETER ROBL||PETER MOODY||01.09.4|
|2011||SKYTRAIN||KERRIN MCEVOY||PETER SNOWDEN||01.12.6|
|2010||KENNY’S WORLD||TYE ANGLAND||GRAEME MURRAY||01.10.6|
|2009||SWIFT ALLIANCE||BLAKE SHINN||GAI WATERHOUSE||01.09.8|
|2008||BANK ROBBER||COREY BROWN||GAI WATERHOUSE||01.11.9|
|2006||PRIMUS||HUGH BOWMAN||JOHN O’SHEA||01.09.8|
* Race was not held in 2007 due to outbreak of equine influenza