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Ontario Racing Updates

Keep up to date with the latest Ontario Racing postings here. 

Ontario Racing Annual Report 2017

In February 2017, the Board of Directors approved and communicated to OR stakeholders the following long-term Vision, Mission/Mandate and Strategic objectives of Ontario Racing.

Fiscal Year 2017-18 Q1 Horse Racing Industry Results Now Published

The Performance Management Excellence Group is a horse racing industry working group, established and led by the OLG with representation from Ontario Racing and government agencies, that is...

2018 Race Date Applications: Horsepeople/Stakeholders Feedback Request

As part of Ontario Racing’s mandate to be the representative voice for the horse racing industry, OR is requesting your feedback on the 2018 race date calendars.

Stranded Purse Distribution to Standardbred Tracks Begins October 1st

The fund distribution plan will span over a 12-month period to maximize the impact of the increase.

Notice to the Industry: 2018 Standardbred Improvement Program Approved

The 2018 Standardbred Improvement Program (SIP), based on the recommendations of the industry representative Standardbred Advisory Group, has been approved by the Ontario Racing Board of Directors.

Ontario Racing Delivers $2.5 Million In Purse Money To Standardbred Racing Industry

The funds will support standardbred track purses, where most racing participants earn their living.

Ontario Racing Announces Stranded Purse Distribution Plan

Ontario Racing (OR) is pleased to announce an 8.9 per cent increase over 12 months to all Ontario Signature, Grassroots and Rideau-Carleton Standardbred race cards, to be distributed through the OR...

Ontario Racing Newsletter - August 2, 2017

The latest industry news and information from Ontario Racing.

Ontario Racing Delivers Stranded Standardbred Purse Funds to Industry

Ontario Racing (OR) is pleased to announce that it will distribute $2.5 million in stranded Standardbred purse funds to support Standardbred purse enhancements and supplements.

Ontario Racing Newsletter - July 4, 2017

Ontario Racing is pleased to announce the appointments of John Hayes, and Dr. Brian Van Arem, to its Board as Directors-at-Large.