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WINGS

    (above) DAILY RACING FORM’S MARTY MCGEE CAPTURES FLORIDA STORM Racing at Gulfstream was cancelled after race 5 due to heavy rain and storms. While it sure looked nasty, most of us up here in the frozen north are…

TOO SOON

 UPDATE – VISITATION FOR BARBARA will be held at SCOTT’S FUNERAL HOME AND CHAPEL, Friday 5 p.m., 289 MAIN STREET, BRAMPTON – FUNERAL is on SATURDAY AT 3 P.M. Reception to follow     BARBARA A. PIRIE A long, cold…

MOVIES

  Oscar night but we saw some good performances that will not get awards yesterday on the track. UPSTART and INTERNATIONAL STAR are the top contenders for the Kentucky Derby in the east currently but they have a lot of…

YOUNG

    A fun ride at racetracks in the south begins mid-afternoon with tons of stakes events and Kentucky Derby preps at Gulfstream and Risen Star… cozy up in front of HORSEPLAYER INTERACTIVE and watch and wager all day long…

MOVING

  WOODBINE TRACK HOURS Early numbers reported by the Woodbine race office this morning suggest that 100 horses could ship into Woodbine today, however the bitterly cold temperatures may have most changing their minds. Snow is expected tomorrow also.  …

PANCAKE

  WE GET LETTERS AND PHOTOS! Thank you KRISTA KOCOT at Kingsgate Farm who sent Thoroughblog a nice note and adorable photos of this little girl: Thought I would send a couple of pictures of our first foal of 2015…

SOCIAL

  REAL BOSS – Winner’s circle jammed for “Homeless” horse There has been any number of syndicates that have attempted to get going over the years to lure new people into horse ownerships. Plenty have been put together in Ontario…

FAMILY

                                    KARIBU GARDENS wins big for Melnyk/Carroll – CANADIAN STUFF     Sky Classic (Grade 2) stakes winner KARIBU GARDENS was up to…

PREPARATION

  JUNE 12 – 1956 – 60 years ago WOODBINE RACETRACK opened United Press photo clipping below. Do you know who won the very first race run at Woodbine?                      …

OVATION

          UN – BELIEF – ABLE!   STRETCH RUN LIKE WE HAVE NOT SEEN IN YEARS On to Dubai for California Chrome, Big Cap for Shared Belief Everyone hoped for it and gosh darn it, we got…



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