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RECENT ONTARIO-BRED WINNERS courtesy SIRE POWERED RESULTS FROM DRF.COM 03/19/2016 Line of Best Fit 6/M (ON), Trajectory – Dan’s Duchess, by Domasca Dan Breeder: Frank Di Giulio Jr. | read more
The first day of spring. We have made it to the other side again, whew!. An easy winter in Ontario but it sure is cold these days – bitter temps this weekend will end and turn into heavy, heavy read more
TAPETA ERA BEGINS at Woodbine 3rd track in North America to have surface A light and bright main track greeted Woodbine horses and humans on Friday morning when the track opened for training for the first time read more
Woodbine has a brand new racing surface, TAPETA, and horses and riders got to try it out Friday morning in the first training session held on the new all-weather strip. Created by Michael Dickinson, Tapeta (means carpet read more
REMEMBER HIM? ‘MUFFIN’ TOPS FILLIES AT THE MARCH OCALA 2-YEAR-OLD SALE – SESSION 1 A 2-year-old bay filly bred in Ontario was the most expensive filly at the first session of the Ocala Breeders’ read more
JOHN CALHOUN Woodbine’s close community lost a dedicated horseman on Monday when JOHN CALHOUN passed away. John not only owned and bred and trained horses for decades, starting more than 3,000 horses, but his own family lines have given read more
FORT ERIE RELIEF but ELISSA BLOWE leaves for OLG Fort Erie Post By James Culic FORT ERIE – With the recent unveiling of read more
Over at CLASSY LANE TRAINING CENTRE, decimated by fire that caused the death of some 30 horses early in the new year, the new barn is going back up (photo by Renée Kierans) TERRIFIC TEPIN read more
Glorious weather in southern Ontario has returning horsepeople at Woodbine in sparkly spirits. Sunny days and sunny ways my friend. The Tapeta track will open for training either on Friday the 18th or Friday the 25th of March – the read more