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Purse Increases For Woodbine Overnight and Ontario Bonus Programs

Woodbine Entertainment is pleased to announce purse increases for its overnight and Ontario bonus programs effective for this year’s Thoroughbred season which begins on Saturday, April 18.

AGCO launches online services for horse racing licensees

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is pleased to announce the launch of the fourth phase of iAGCO online service delivery.

Ontario Stallion Spotlight: Danish Dynaformer

A look at the outstanding Danish Dynaformer, who defeated 16 Grade 1 winners.

First international win for

Girl From Oz granted its first international victory on February 29 when two-year-old pacing filly Girl From Oz captured her maiden win in the $50,000 Pink Bonnet Stakes at Club...

The backstretch is bustling at Woodbine

The bustle of the backstretch is back. Preparations for the 2020 Thoroughbred meet at Woodbine are in full swing as the stables opened this week and the first set of more than 1,900 horses to...

Ontario Stallion Spotlight: Passion for Action

A look at one of 2016's top Canadian racehorses, and Sovereign Award finalist for Champion Male Sprinter honours.

iAGCO Rule Revisions: Revised Licensing & Administration Fee Schedule

In preparation for the launch of iAGCO online services for horse racing licensees in March, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) has...

Ontario Stallion Spotlight: Conquest Curlinate

“He’s absolutely gorgeous, a great opportunity for Canadian breeders.” – Arika Everatt-Meeuse

Additional tickets released for the 2020 Queen's Plate Festival

A wide selection of tickets is now on sale for the 2020 Queen’s Plate Festival, Canada's unrivalled horse racing experience set for Saturday, June 27 at Woodbine Racetrack.

Frac Daddy: "We’re very fortunate in Ontario to have a stallion like this."

Thoroughbred breeder Michael Byrne said he will never forget the day he first saw stallion Frac Daddy.