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Historic Ontario Horse Racing Industry Funding Agreement Signed

Toronto, May 8 - The Ontario Racing (OR) Board of Directors today announced the signing of an historic 19-year funding agreement with the Ontario Government.

Racing Under Saddle (RUS) Ontario is getting back on top of the game

The RUS season is fast approaching and qualifiers have already begun. Two successful qualifiers have taken place and six horses are now ready to race under saddle. 

Easy Lover' makes it nine straight with career-best performance

Easy Lover Hanover extended his win streak to nine and sent a statement to the sport’s top older pacers Saturday at Woodbine Mohawk Park.

Fans flock to Ajax Downs to welcome back Quarter Horse Racing

On a beautiful Sunday afternoon, horse racing fans crammed into Ajax Downs for the opening day of the 49th racing season of Quarter Horse racing.

OSS Racing Guides

The 2018 Ontario Sires Stakes Racing Guides were mailed this week to the first owner of all horses sustained to the OSS for the upcoming season.

2018 OSS Yearling Nomination Form

OSS Yearling Nomination forms were mailed in mid-April to the owners of eligible foals of 2017, according to the information in the Standardbred Canada computer system at that time.

Track Personnel Changes At The Raceway

After many years of dedicated service, where he evolved into one of the most respected track men in the business, track superintendent Roy Chamberlain will be leaving The Raceway at Western Fair...

Glenn Sikura named Chief Steward of Jockey Club of Canada & General Manager Update

Upon the completion of his three-year term, Jeffrey Begg will be stepping down as Chief Steward of The Jockey Club of Canada.

Humboldt “The Horse” wins for #HumboldtStrong

MILTON, April 28, 2018 – Funds have been pouring in from all over the World after the tragic Humboldt Broncos bus crash and Saturday evening a racehorse did his part to help the cause.

Luvutothemoonnback set to launch career in Fury Stakes

TORONTO, April 26, 2018 – Unraced three-year-old filly Luvutothemoonnback will launch her racing career this Sunday in the featured $125,000 Fury Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack.