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Ontario Stallion Spotlight: Naughty New Yorker

A look at the millionaire and graded stakes winner of 12 races in 67 starts.

Ontario Racing Task Force Call For Information

Ontario Racing’s newly formed task force, created in response to the many challenges horse racing and its horsepeople are currently facing, is requesting information to help assist in its decision...

QROOI/Ajax Downs Press Release

The QROOI and Ontario Racing are working to develop an Aid package to help provide our industry with some level of support. 

Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame 2020 Ballot Announced

The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce its 2020 ballot. A total of 30 people and horses comprised of 15 Thoroughbred and 15 Standardbred candidates, have been selected to...

Woodbine to suspend April stakes payments

Due to the suspension of live racing at Woodbine Mohawk Park caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, Woodbine Entertainment has made the decision to suspend the upcoming April 15, 2020 Standardbred stakes...

Woodbine Entertainment To Postpone Start Of 2020 Thoroughbred Season

Woodbine Entertainment announced today that it is postponing the start of the 2020 Thoroughbred season until further notice.

Ontario Stallion Spotlight: Pool Play

A look at the superb Grade 1 winner of $1.3 million.

Ontario Racing Task Force Notice to the Industry: Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan

The Ontario Racing task force would like to share a summary Canada’s COVID-19 Economic Response Plan, which may be of help to certain participants in the Ontario horse racing industry.

Live standardbred racing temporarily halted in Ontario; Ontario Racing to continue providing regular industry updates, news, features and more

Although live standardbred racing in Ontario has been temporarily suspended due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Ontario Racing will continue to provide horsepeople and industry stakeholders with...

Ontario Racing Creates Task Force To Address Financial Impacts On The Industry

In response to the many challenges horse racing and its horsepeople are currently facing, Ontario Racing has created a task force, which includes representatives from all three breeds (Quarter...