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MOTHER NATURE

  CARLO TUCCI picks up $155,000 2yo in Ocala, Casse buys big       CARLO TUCCI, one half of the successful TUCCI STABLES, signed the ticket for a $155,000 Ontario bred 2-year-old colt at Tuesday’s Ocala March sale. The…

SAINT

    TORONTO STAR FEATURE – JACK KENNEY MAY 18 1935 – MARCH 14, 2015   It was 1964 and Ontario’s horse racing community was on its way to being globally recognized. The shiny, new Woodbine racetrack built by E.P….

IDES

 We lost friend Jack Kenney on March 14.     HORSE RACNG LOVER, INNOVATOR, BUILDER AND A HALL OF FAMER – JACK KENNEY   If you were lucky enough to be in the horse racing game for the Jack Kenney…

NORTH

                      The profile of Woodbine racetrack continues to change even with one more to go before the 60th season opens on April 11. Already this spring, president and CEO Nick…

NINE

  WEDNESDAY MORNING UPDATE – EXPANDED CASINO GAMING STILL BEING SOUGHT FOR WOODBINE RACETRACK WOODBINE ENTERTAINMENT GROUP has reportedly approached Toronto Mayor JOHN TORY in an effort to reconsider the failed 24-20 council vote from 2013 with regards to expanding…

GOING FORWARD

SHARING IS GREAT 111 BEYER SPEED FIGURE FOR SHARED BELIEF     Mike Smith barely had to move on the racy almost-back gelding SHARED BELIEF who cruised to an easy win in the $1 million Santa Anita Handicap last evening,…

SHARE

     1978 SANTA ANITA HANDICAP – one of  our favourites, the remarkable VIGORS     Feelin HOT HOT HOT – well, not yet in Ontario but with the incredible racing action today at Tampa Bay, Gulfstream, Santa Anita and…

DIG

                                                    ONTARIO-BRED UNCLE MO sells for $275,000 CANADIAN-BREDS IN THE SALE, with sale price, buyer…

TURN

It’s MARCH! Still plenty of snow and ice (thanks to yesterday’s storm) in southern Ontario but the temperatures will slowly creep up later this week. It is that time of year to think about our own horses getting ready for…

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…



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