Woodbine News

Secretariat and Niatross Among Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Class of 2013

(Files provided by the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame) TORONTO, April 9 – World Class racing greats Secretariat and Niatross headline…

Nipissing looks to make a splash in Ashland

TORONTO, April 4 – Nipissing, a bay Chiefswood Stables homebred undefeated in four juvenile starts, makes her three-year-old debut in Saturday’s Grade…

Bet the Kentucky Derby preps: Derby dreams abound in Florida, Louisiana & UAE

​TORONTO, March 29 – The road to the Kentucky Derby, to be held May 4 at Churchill Downs, continues on Saturday with…

2013 Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Ballot Announced

(Files provided by the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame) TORONTO, March 27 – Racing greats Secretariat and Niatross figure prominently on…

Snowbirds: Report on Woodbine trainers for the period March 19 – March 25

​TORONTO, March 25 – Welcome to the 12th edition of our weekly Snowbirds report chronicling the winter adventures of Woodbine-based trainers currently…

Woodbine’s main track open for business

TORONTO, March 20 – Woodbine’s main track opened for training on Wednesday, a key sign that the start of the 2013 thoroughbred…

Snowbirds: Report on Woodbine trainers for the period March 12 – March 18

​TORONTO, March 19 – Welcome to the 11th edition of our weekly Snowbirds report chronicling the winter adventures of Woodbine-based trainers currently…

Bet the Kentucky Derby preps: Tampa Bay Derby and San Felipe Stakes

​TORONTO, March 8 – The road to the Kentucky Derby, to be held May 4 at Churchill Downs, continues on Saturday with…

2013 Graded Stakes in Canada Announced

(Files provided by The Jockey Club of Canada.)​ March 6 – The Jockey Club of Canada’s Graded Stakes Committee held its annual…

Woodbine backstretch now open

​TORONTO, March 1 – It’s a sure sign the 2013 thoroughbred racing season is fast approaching, as the doors opened to the…

Snowbirds: Report on Woodbine trainers for the period February 19 – February 25

​TORONTO, February 26 – Welcome to the eighth edition of our weekly Snowbirds report chronicling the winter adventures of Woodbine-based trainers currently…

Attfield hunting for stakes wins in Florida

TORONTO, February 14 – When there’s a graded race on the turf, it’s no surprise to see trainer Roger Attfield’s name among…

Snowbirds: Report on Woodbine trainers for the period February 5 – February 11

TORONTO, February 11 – Welcome to the sixth edition of our weekly Snowbirds report chronicling the winter adventures of Woodbine-based trainers currently…

Memory Lane: La Lorgnette romps in the 1985 Queen’s Plate

TORONTO, February 6 – It’s been almost 30 years since the leggy La Lorgnette stamped her authority as the best three-year-old in…

Snowbirds: Report on Woodbine trainers for the period January 29 – February 4

TORONTO, February 4 – Welcome to the fifth edition of our weekly Snowbirds report chronicling the winter adventures of Woodbine-based trainers currently…

Something Extra shortens up in Gulfstream Park Turf Sprint

TORONTO, February 1 – Something Extra, a five-year-old son of Indian Charlie, will make his first start away from Woodbine in Saturday’s…

WEG’s Sunday Thoroughbred Pick-4 (December 4) – REVISED

December 4th, 2011 – Sunday afternoon’s Woodbine Thoroughbred card features both an early and late Guaranteed $100,000 Pick-4. Woodbine Entertainment Group’s Jeff…

WEG’s Saturday Thoroughbred Pick-4 (December 3) – REVISED

December 3rd, 2011 – Saturday afternoon’s Woodbine Thoroughbred card features both an early and late Pick-4 Guaranteed at $100,000. Woodbine Entertainment Group’s…

WEG’s Friday Thoroughbred Pick-4 (December 2)

December 2nd, 2011 – Friday afternoon’s Woodbine Thoroughbred card features a Guaranteed $50,000 Early Pick-4 that kicks off in Race 4. Woodbine…

WEG’s Thursday Thoroughbred Pick-4 (December 1) – REVISED

December 1st, 2011 – Thursday afternoon’s Woodbine Thoroughbred card features a Guaranteed $50,000 Early Pick-4 that kicks off in Race 4. Woodbine…

WEG’s Wednesday Thoroughbred Pick-4 (November 30)

November 30th, 2011 – Wednesday evening’s Woodbine Thoroughbred card features a Guaranteed $100,000 Early Pick-4 that kicks off in Race 4. Woodbine…

WEG’s Sunday Thoroughbred Pick-4 (November 27)

November 27th, 2011 – Sunday afternoon’s Woodbine Thoroughbred card features a Guaranteed $100,000 Early Pick-4 that kicks off in Race 4. Woodbine…

WEG’s Saturday Thoroughbred Pick-4 (November 26)

November 26th, 2011 – Saturday afternoon’s Woodbine Thoroughbred card features a Guaranteed $50,000 Early Pick-4 that kicks off in Race 4. Woodbine…

WEG’s Friday Thoroughbred Pick-4 (November 25) – REVISED

November 25th, 2011 – Friday afternoon’s Woodbine Thoroughbred card features a Guaranteed $50,000 Early Pick-4 that kicks off in Race 4. Woodbine…