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Ontario Racing Scene (HRU): Jeff Williamson

Just as Ontario’s slots program was ending, Jeff Williamson was jumping into the harness industry with both feet and now has 25 broodmares, 50 horses in training and has won the Petticoat Series at...

Purse increase for Flamboro and Western Fair

The Raceway at Western Fair District and Flamboro Downs – both member tracks of Ontario Racing (OR) - have jointly announced a 10% purse increase for the balance of their Spring meets.

Ontario Racing welcomes Hiawatha, Kawartha, Leamington racetracks

TORONTO, April 4, 2019 – Ontario Racing (OR) and its Board of Directors are pleased to welcome Hiawatha Horse Park, Kawartha Downs and Leamington Raceway to Ontario Racing.

Equine Guelph quiz: How will your horse’s risk of colic change this spring?

Spring is the season of change. Unfortunately, horses aren’t great with change. Changes to a horse’s routine and diet can increase the risk of colic and are often overlooked as a potential cause.

78 remain eligible to Pepsi North America Cup

Woodbine Entertainment today released an updated list of eligible sophomore pacers for the $1 million Pepsi North America Cup.

FEATURE: Brosseau always looking to go one better

A wide smile emerges just before Stéphane Brosseau answers the question. “How many times have I ever been happy to finish second? One time and one time only.”

Jackpot Hi-5 Mandatory Payout Saturday at Woodbine Mohawk Park

The words ‘Mandatory Payout’ always spark the attention of horseplayers, which means all eyes will be on Saturday’s tenth-race at Woodbine Mohawk Park.

Info Bulletin No. 68 – Concussion Protocol Pilot: Introduction of a Standards-Based Rule

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is piloting a concussion protocol as of April 20, 2019 at Woodbine and Fort Erie Racetracks for the duration of the 2019 racing season. 

Can-Am Pick 4 charges into Week Two

The second edition of the ‘Can-Am Pick 4’ at Woodbine Mohawk Park and The Meadowlands is set for this Friday and coming in hot after a strong debut.

Woodbine Entertainment and COSA Ratify Five-Year Agreement

Woodbine Entertainment and Central Ontario Standardbred Association (COSA) jointly announced today that both parties have ratified the new five-year agreement that was announced in January.