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Congratulations to all of the O'Brien Award nominees

The winners will be announced at the annual O'Brien Awards Black Tie Gala on Saturday, Feb. 3, 2018, at the Hilton Mississauga / Meadowvale hotel in Mississauga, Ont.

Notice to the Industry: 2018-19 Quarter Horse Program Approved

The 2018-19 Quarter Horse Racing Industry Development Program (QHRIDP) has been approved by the Ontario Racing Board of Directors.

Roxy’s Vision: As easy as 1, 2, 3

Whenever Roxy’s Vision leaves the gate, the five-year-old Ontario-bred’s connections know the end result will be as easy as 1, 2, 3. Literally.

Woodbine Entertainment: Successful 2017 highlighted by wagering increases, plans for continued growth and development

TORONTO, January 8 – Woodbine Entertainment (Woodbine) today announced that wagering on Woodbine’s 2017 live Thoroughbred racing season rose soundly over the 2016 meet.

Ontario Racing Trivia Contest!

Starting today, Monday, January 8, Ontario Racing (OR) will feature a weekly contest where horse racing fans will have the opportunity to answer a trivia question. One winner will be selected each...

Ontario Resident Mare Program Delivers Outstanding Value for Breeders

Make sure your 2018 foal is ONTARIO BRED by enrolling your mare in the Ontario Resident Mare Program and having her reside in Ontario for 180 days surrounding foaling.

New Stakes Conditions Announced to Strengthen Integrity

Milton, ON. and East Rutherford, N.J., January 5 - Woodbine Entertainment and The Meadowlands today announced the implementation of the Standardbred Racing Integrity and Accountability Initiative...

2018 Woodbine Standardbred season starts Saturday

TORONTO, January 3, 2018 – Following a brief break, live Standardbred racing resumes Saturday evening (January 6) at Woodbine Racetrack for the first card of 2018.

O'Brien Award Finalists for the Media Excellence Awards Announced

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2017 Media Excellence Awards, which are sponsored by Ontario Racing for the second consecutive year. 

The Raceway Announces 2017 Award Winners

Goldstar Badlands and Jagersro, with 11 wins each, headline the list of 2017 award winners at The Raceway at Western Fair District.