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Down The Stretch Podcast

After 12 years of being Canada’s most informative and entertaining horse racing publication, Down The Stretch is now a podcast.

Ontario Racing pleased with success of capped MRP program, MPP program

Last autumn, Ontario Racing announced two new Thoroughbred Horse Improvement Programs aimed at strengthening the province’s breeding and racing industry. The industry association offered an update...

QROOI's Horse Purchase Program and First Line Syndicate

The Quarter Racing Owners of Ontario, Inc. want to bring new faces into the exciting sport of Quarter Horse racing and for 2020 there are several new and affordable opportunities to buy your own...

Sintra splashes to Preferred repeat

Sintra battled through rainy and windy conditions to reach up at the wire for a second consecutive Preferred score on Saturday night at Woodbine Mohawk Park.

Big Dog Racing: Small operation, big success

There won’t be a sign saying so, but when the 2020 Quarter Horse season gets out of the gates at Ajax Downs, the competition might want to beware of the ‘Big Dog.’

Busy weekend ahead at Woodbine Mohawk Park

Woodbine Mohawk Park is set to cap off its first week of the new decade with Preferred action and the Can-Am Pick 4 highlighting Friday and Saturday’s cards.

Western Fair Announces Award Winners

The Raceway at Western Fair District will hold its annual awards night on Saturday, February 22 at the Carousel Room at The Raceway.

Woodbine Standardbred posts largest all-sources handle ever in 2019

Woodbine Entertainment today announced that the 2019 Standardbred season produced a record all-sources handle of $364,639,490, the highest in Woodbine Standardbred history.

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REMINDER: Stallion registration deadline is January 15

Wednesday, January 15 is the deadline to register a stallion with the Standardbred Improvement Program for the 2020 breeding season without incurring a late fee.

The Raceway Smashes All-Time Overall And Per Race Handle

Tuesday night’s New Year's Eve card held at The Raceway at Western Fair District produced an all-time overall and per race record handle.