Week #4 Question:
Q: What year did Northern Dancer win both the Queen’s Plate and Kentucky Derby?
Email your answer (must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on June 17) to: [email protected]
Starting May 21, Ontario Racing (OR) is featuring a weekly trivia contest where racing fans will have the opportunity to answer a Queen’s Plate trivia question. One winner will be selected each week for the contest that will run a total of 4 weeks.
The questions will be featured on the OR website (www.ontarioracing.com
) and social channels each Monday, with fans being directed to the post through OR Facebook and Twitter pages.
The weekly prize will be a pair of tickets to the Queen’s Plate Festival (admission for all three days, June 29- July 1), including the Brad Paisley concert that takes centre stage on Friday, June 29.
running of the ‘Gallop for the Guineas’ is set for Saturday, June 30.
Week #3 Question
Q: Who was the last jockey to win back-to-back Queen’s Plates?
A: Eurico Rosa Da Silva (2009, 2010)
Winner: Jim Morgan
Week #2 Question
Q: Who rode Wando to Canadian Triple Crown glory in 2003?
A: Patrick Husbands
Winner: Carly Furlonger
Week #1 Question
Who was the first female trainer to saddle a Queen's Plate winner?
A: Josie Carroll (Edenwold, 2006)
Winner: Sean Smyth