The Woodbine Mile is one of the biggest weekends of thoroughbred racing in Canada, with four stakes races on the Saturday – including the Mile – and a further four on the Sunday, more than $2 million in total purses across the weekend and three Breeders Cup Challenge Series “Win and You’re In” races.
Enjoy the excitement of a star-studded weekend of racing featuring some of the finest thoroughbreds in the world and experience gourmet food and signature drinks in Woodbine’s dining rooms prepared by Woodbine’s world-famous chefs.
Full details of dining packages and post times will be released closer to the event.
Key Race Information
- 24th Running (2020)
- E.P. Taylor Turf Course
- 3-years-old and upward
- WISE DAN (1:31.75)
- 1:00 PM
- $1 Million
- One (1) Mile
- GR.I Ricoh Woodbine Mile* – $1 million
- GR. III Singspiel Sakes – $125,000
- Woodbine Cares Stakes – $135,000
- Ontario Racing Stakes – $135,000
- GR.I Natalma Stakes* – $250k
- GR.I Summer Stakes* – $250k
*Breeders’ Cup Challenge Series “Win and You’re In” race
Past Five Years Winners
|2019||El Tormenta||Eurico Da Silva||Gail Cox||Sam-Son Farm||1:32.60|
|2018||Oscar Performance||Jose L. Ortiz||Brian A. Lynch||Amerman Racing LLC||1:33.12|
|2017||World Approval||John R. Velazquez||Mark Casse||Live Oak Plantation||1:33.05|
|2016||Tepin||Julien Leparoux||Mark Casse||Robert Masterson||1:34.13|
|2015||Mondialiste (IRE)||Feargal Lynch||David O’Meara||Sandra & Geoff Turnbull||1:36.66|