Paso Doble Takes New Providence

Favoured Paso Doble, ridden by Patrick Husbands, took over from pacesetter Daniel Be Good turning for home, then fended off a late challenge from Dancingall Theway by a length to win the featured $125,000 New Providence Stakes, Sunday at Woodbine.

Paso Doble, Patrick Husbands

Queen’splatekitten Bares His Claws in Marine

Queen’splatekitten, trained by Todd Pletcher, made his return to Woodbine an impressive one, taking Saturday’s $171,600 Marine Stakes, and solidifying his status as a major contender for next month’s Queen’s Plate. Eurico Rosa da Silva rode the dark bay son

Eurico Rosa da Silva, Queen’splatekitten

‘Bear’ Markets Strong Close in Lady Angela

Bear Stables’ filly Bear It’s Time took Holiday Monday’s $125,000 Lady Angela Stakes at Woodbine, perhaps setting her up for a date in next month’s Woodbine Oaks. Under jockey Luis Contreras, the daughter of Philanthropist sat comfortably off the early

Wilson Wins Pimlico Female Jockey Challenge

Woodbine’s own Emma-Jayne Wilson won the inaugural $30,000 Pimlico Female Jockey Challenge at Pimlico Race Course in Maryland on Friday. The challenge, in which six of the world’s top female riders competed, was part of The People’s Pink Party at

Neurotropic Equine Herpes Virus -1 Status Update

Equine Canada’s Health and Welfare Committee is notifying horse owners that Neurotropic Equine Herpes Virus-1 (nEHV-1) has been reported in horses in the United States, with confirmed cases in Alberta (1) and suspected cases British Columbia (3).  This is the

Nominations Now Open for FEI Awards 2011

The Fédération Equestre Internationale (FEI), the governing body of equestrian sport, is pleased to announce that nominations for the FEI Awards 2011 are now open.   Members of the worldwide equestrian community are invited to make their nominations via the