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Woodbine Announces 2020 Thoroughbred Stakes Schedule

Woodbine Entertainment unveiled its stakes schedule today for the 2020 Thoroughbred racing season, which will run from April 18 to December 13 at Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto, Ontario.

Woodbine Thoroughbred Meet Generates Second Largest All-Sources Handle In Its History

Woodbine Entertainment announced today that the 2019 Thoroughbred meet produced an all-sources handle of $516,189,880.80 which is the second largest handle in its history and the third straight...

2019 O'Brien Award Finalists Announced

The ballots have been tabulated and on Wednesday, December 18, Standardbred Canada announced the finalists for the 2019 O’Brien Awards, which honour Canada’s best in harness racing over the past...

Woodbine Entertainment and Sorella partner for $100,000 Jimmy Freight Stakes

Woodbine Entertainment today announced a partnership with owner Adriano Sorella to launch the Jimmy Freight Stakes in 2023, an event restricted to two-year-olds sired by Jimmy Freight.

Da Silva closes his career during Woodbine’s season finale

Jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva put the finishing touches on his distinguished career during Woodbine Racetrack’s 16-race season finale on Sunday, adding one more stakes win and a sixth meet title to...

Record crowd for Christmas Open House

A record crowd of more than 300 people from eight states and provinces attended the Christmas Open House on December 15 hosted by, horse racing’s fastest growing fractional ownership...

Woodbine Racetrack To Close Season With Biggest Race Card In Its History

This Sunday’s Thoroughbred card features 192 horses entered to compete in 16 races, making it the biggest card Woodbine Racetrack has held in its recent history.

Valedictory and Niagara Series underway

Winter Series action finally got underway Thursday evening at Woodbine Mohawk Park with first round action in the Valedictory and Niagara Series.

LongRun’s 'Join Jim' Christmas Donation Campaign has Raised a Record $60,000 with More Than Two Weeks Left

LongRun Thoroughbred Retirement Society is grateful to share that the annual Christmas donation campaign, which includes a pledge from WEG CEO Jim Lawson to personally match up to $15,000 in...

Defending Valedictory champ Pumpkin Rumble looks to deliver Da Silva one last thrill ride

Eurico Rosa Da Silva, in the final stakes ride of his career, will guide 10-time winner Pumpkin Rumble in Sunday’s Grade 3 $125,000 Valedictory, at Woodbine.