Ron Gierkink's horses to watch at Woodbine for the week of June 26.Full Story >>
YESTERDAY June 25, 2017
Katalox made quite a splash in his turf debut Sunday at Woodbine, winning the $126,200 Bold Ruckus Stakes by a head over another longshot, Dragon’s Cry.
June 24, 2017
Dream It Is ($5.20) justified her favoritism with an authoritative victory in Saturday’s $101,400 My Dear, the first 2-year-old stakes of the Woodbine meet.
June 23, 2017
Megagray is a product of the Gustav Schickedanz breeding program on both sides of the family, and given the Canadian Hall of Fame horseman's two wins in the Queen's Plate as an owner, that's not bad.
Queen's Plate hopeful Megagray will face a stamina test in the $1 million Queen's Plate over 1 1/4 miles on Tapeta at Woodbine on July 2, but it's a test that trainer Mike Keogh believes the colt can handle.
Sailing Home will get back on turf in search of his first stakes win in Sunday's $125,000 Bold Ruckus Stakes at Woodbine, a six-furlong sprint for Ontario-sired 3-year-olds.
June 22, 2017
The rapid debut winner Dream It Is figures to have other speed to contend with in Saturday's $100,000 My Dear Stakes at Woodbine. It will be interesting to see if the promising 2-year-old filly can prevail from just off the pace in the five-furlong dash.
June 21, 2017
After winning a key race on the Tapeta May 22, Toriaezu Nama will experiment on the grass Friday at Woodbine in a non-winners-of-three combo sprint for Ontario-sired allowance horses and $40,000 claimers.
June 20, 2017
Gierkink: Woodbine horses to watch for week of June 19
June 19, 2017
Woodbine racing office announced a new turf endurance series Friday.
Calgary Cat finished a narrow third in his most recent start in the Grade 2 Connaught Cup Stakes over seven furlongs on the turf here June 3, and is on track to shorten up for his next start in the Grade 2, $250,000 Highlander Stakes over six furlongs ...