Cliff Balcom

Birth Date: June 07, 1945
Birth Place: Davenport, Washington

2010/11 Statisitics

Starts Firsts Seconds Thirds Winning % % In the Money
 33 2 4 7 6 39


First Win: 1961 at Yakima Meadows with a horse named Fusser's Zipper, he paid $101 to win!

Biggest Win(s):  $100,000 QH Futurity at Belgrade Montana in 1964 with Leo Citon for JB McMeans

Favorite Horse:  Zulu Whiz

Favorite Sport other than Horse Racing:  Just Horse Racing

Favorite Restaurant:  Outback Steakhouse

Favorite Music:   Western

Spouse:  Leslie

Children:  Brad-45, Brenda-44, Cliff Jr-35

Favorite Part of Portland Meadows: The Rain and the competition

Heroes in Horse Racing:  Too many to list!

Superstitions before a race: None


Which does Cliff like more?

Closer or Speed Horse:  Stalker, just off the pace
Quarter Horse or Thoroughbred: Thoroughbred
Route or Sprint:   Either
Rail or Outside:  middle, 3 or 4 path
Coke or Pepsi:  Coke
Seattle or Portland:  Portland
Beer, Wine or Whiskey:  Beer
Candy or Chocolate:  Neither
Country or Rock and Roll:  N/A
Car or Truck:  Truck
McDonalds or Burger King:  Neither
Beef, Chicken, or Fish:  Beef or Fish