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New conditions for Canadian Trotting Classic & Elegantimage

Woodbine Entertainment would like to issue a reminder to all owners and trainers of the new conditions for the Canadian Trotting Classic and Elegantimage ahead of the February 15 deadline for...

Equine Guelph launches free online Mare & Foal Care Tool

Equine Guelph announces its new “Mare & Foal Care Tool” (, a free and interactive online tool that will help users learn about reproduction in horses.

History making Dan Patch named CHRHF Legend for 2019

The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame has announced it will recognize a world champion, world record holder, and household name of over 100 years ago - pacer Dan Patch as its 2019 Legend.

The Raceway Cancels Monday Night Program

The Raceway at Western Fair District has been forced to cancel its live racing program which was scheduled for this evening due to deteriorating track conditions caused by unseasonably warm...

Live racing cancelled at Mohawk Park

Woodbine Entertainment has announced that tonight’s card (February 4) of live Standardbred racing at Mohawk Park has been cancelled due to unsafe track conditions caused by mild temperatures.

Raceway Statement On Investigation Into Low Payout

An unusually low exactor payout in 7th race on January 16 at The Raceway at Western Fair District, prompted management to contact AGCO officials along with the local CPMA (The national regulator...

2018 O'Brien Award Winners Announced

On Saturday, February 2, Standardbred Canada announced the winners for the 2018 O’Brien Awards, at the 30th edition of the annual O’Brien Awards.

Big rallies in Snowshoe and Blizzard finals

Legal Bettor and Springbridgevision brought the heat Friday night to Woodbine Mohawk Park to win the finals of the Snowshoe and Blizzard Series.

Notice to Industry: COSA to offer benefits to all Ontario horsepeople

The Central Ontario Standardbred Association (COSA) today announced its intention to offer benefits coverage to all Standardbred horsepeople in Ontario, beginning April 1, 2019.

The Jockey Club of Canada Announces 2018 Sovereign Award Finalists

The Jockey Club of Canada is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2018 Sovereign Awards honouring Canada’s Champions and recognizing their outstanding achievements in Canadian Racing.