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New Jockey Club of Canada Steward and Members

At The Jockey Club of Canada annual Meeting of the Members held in June at Woodbine Race Track in Toronto, Ontario, one new Steward and eight new Members were appointed to The Jockey Club of Canada in 2015. The Jockey…

Study Seeks to Reduce Stress of Weaning

A study is currently being conducted at Plymouth University, led by Catherine Williams, on weaning methods in the equine industry. Williams said “Much research has been conducted in this area and, whilst many agree that the weaning process can be…

Scratch Scratches Lexie Lou from Wednesday Return

Lexie Lou, multiple stakes winner, champion and fan favourite, won’t make her scheduled return from a lengthy layoff on Wednesday night, at Woodbine, due to an eye injury. On the sidelines since a solid second-place effort in the Grade 2…

Rolex to Sponsor World Breeding Federation for Sport Horses

The World Breeding Federation for Sport Horses (WBFSH) has announced a new partnership with Rolex, the leading brand of the Swiss watch industry and a committed supporter of equestrian sports. The long-term partnership highlights the understanding and respect that the…

Woodbine Closes Turf Lounge

Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) has announced that it is closing its Turf Lounge operation in downtown Toronto, effective Saturday, September 5, 2015. Turf Lounge, located at 330 Bay Street, opened in 2003 with the objective of offering horse racing and off…

Bromont WEG Loses CEO

As previously reported, Paul Côté has resigned from his position as executive director of the WEG 2018 Organizing Committee (COJEM 2018). His appointment as head of Agence métropolitaine de transport (AMT) in Montreal was announced last week. Cote was chair…

Perfect Timber Partnership’s Billy’s Star closed late on the far outside to win Sunday’s co-featured $140,250 Victoria Park Stakes at Woodbine. Trained by Roger Attfield, the son of Perfect Soul (IRE) arrived at the 1 1/8-mile ‘Poly’ event from a…

Reporting Star rallied up the rail and stayed strong through the wire to hold off Tower of Texas in Sunday’s Grade 2 $215,200 Play the King Stakes, at Woodbine. Trained by Pat Parente for Copper Water Thoroughbred Management Company, Reporting…

Dutch dominance in the sport of Jumping continued at its relentless pace when reigning world champion, Jeroen Dubbeldam, steered the brilliant SFN Zenith to victory in the individual final at the FEI European Jumping Championships 2015 in Aachen (GER) today….

Switzerland’s Simone Jäiser held on to the lead she established in the technical test to scoop gold at the FEI European Vaulting Championships 2015 in Aachen, Germany. The 28-year-old, who was individual bronze medalist at the Alltech FEI World Equestrian Games™…



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