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OSS 3-Year-Old Payment Due February 15

Owners of Ontario Sires Stakes eligible 3-year-olds are reminded that February 15 is the deadline for the $800 three-year-old OSS sustaining payment.

Ontario Racing Trivia Contest: Week 6

Q: Which driver has captured the most O’Brien Awards?             Email your answer (must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on February 18) to:

QROOI 2017 Awards Banquet set for Saturday, February 17

The QROOI will host their 2017 Awards Banquet on Saturday February 17, 2018 at the Ajax Convention Centre.

Woodbine Entertainment update on Integrity Initiative (SRIAI)

TORONTO, February 8, 2018 – Woodbine Entertainment today provided a new update regarding the recently announced Standardbred Racing Integrity and Accountability Initiative (SRIAI).

Information Bulletin No. 59 – Moving Ahead: Release of Equine Drug Program Working Group

The Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) is pleased to release a Summary Report of the work delivered by the Equine Drug Program Working Group over the last seven months.

OSS Stallion List Posted

The list of stallions registered with the Ontario Standardbred Improvement Program for the 2018 breeding season has now been posted on the Ontario Sires Stakes website at

Winter racing: Groom with a view

“I look after horses all day. That’s my job. I treat them as my children. I’m not a horse, but I like to see things from their view. In the winter, I take more time to make sure they are okay...

Ontario Racing Trivia Contest: Week 5

Q: What year did Canada host its first $1 million harness race? Email your answer (must be received by 11:59 p.m. ET on February 11) to:

2018 Queen's Plate logo unveiled

TORONTO, February 1, 2018 – Woodbine Entertainment has released the official logo for the 159th running of the $1 million Queen’s Plate, slated for Saturday, June 30 at Woodbine Racetrack.

Molson Pace Renamed Camluck Classic

London, Ontario, Feb 1, 2018 - After a successful 25-year run as the The Raceway at Western Fair District’s signature race, the Molson Pace, will have a new name in 2018.