August 27, 2014
Silent Star and Strut the Course will renew their new rivalry Friday at Woodbine in the featured third race, a second-level optional claimer for fillies and mares, scheduled for 1 1/16 miles on the grass.
August 26, 2014
Six stakes for graduates of local Canadian Thoroughbred Horse Society yearling sales will be staged on an appealing eight-race card.
August 25, 2014
Millionaire Pender Harbour, a 2009 CTHS yearling sale graduate, appears to have found a nice spot in the $125,000 Elgin Stakes on Wednesday as part of Canadian Millions Sales Stakes Day at Woodbine.
August 24, 2014
Reigning Canadian champion 3-year-old filly Leigh Court made a triumphant return to competition in Sunday’s Grade 3, $155,600 Seaway Stakes at Woodbine.
August 23, 2014
The favored Speed Seeker overcame a troubled journey to capture the $169,000 Ontario Colleen Stakes impressively under Luis Contreras at Woodbine on Saturday.
August 19, 2014
In a memo to horsemen, Steve Koch, vice president of Thoroughbred racing for Woodbine Entertainment Group, said improvements would be made to the main-track surface at Woodbine in September.
August 18, 2014
Woodbine’s Wednesday night card will feature a two-race invitational apprentice jockey challenge, with 10 apprentices from across North America competing in the event.
While her fellow apprentices will be preparing for the apprentice jockey challenge at Woodbine, Jenna Bray will not be participating. Bray, who has won four races this season, will sit out the rest of the season to retain her 10-pound weight allowance ...
Having already run him in both legs of the Canadian Triple Crown, trainer Josie Carroll wasn’t sure if Sunday’s $501,600 Breeders’ Stakes was the right spot for Ami’s Holiday.
August 17, 2014
The hard-luck Ami’s Holiday put it all together in Sunday’s $501,600 Breeders’ Stakes, rallying between rivals in late stretch to capture the third leg of the Canadian Triple Crown at Woodbine.