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Woodbine stakes nominations due Monday

February 9, 2021

MILTON, February 9, 2021 – Less than a week remains to submit nominations for Woodbine Entertainment’s 2021 Standardbred stakes program at Woodbine Mohawk Park.

Nominations close Monday, February 15, 2021 for all major events at Woodbine Mohawk Park and stakes at various tracks across Ontario. The February 15 date is also the deadline to purchase a slot in the Mohawk Million.

All events closing on February 15 are listed below. All purses are estimates, except for the $1 million guaranteed purses for the Pepsi North America Cup and Mohawk Million.

Pepsi North America Cup (3-Year-Old Pace) – $1 Million
Mohawk Million (2-Year-Old Trot) – $1 Million
Armbro Flight (Filly & Mare Trot) – $250,000
Canadian Pacing Derby (Open Pace) – $600,000
Canadian Trotting Classic (3-Year-Old Trot) – $600,000
Casual Breeze (3-Year-Old Filly Trot) – $180,000
Elegantimage (3-Year-Old Filly Trot) – $375,000
Eternal Camnation (2-Year-Old Filly Pace) – $240,000
Fan Hanover (3-Year-Old Filly Pace) – $450,000
Goodtimes (3-Year-Old Trot) – $250,000
Maple Leaf Trot (Open Trot) – $600,000
Metro Pace (2-Year-Old Pace) – $850,000
Milton (Filly & Mare Pace) – $250,000
Nassagaweya (2-Year-Old Pace) – $220,000
Peaceful Way (2-Year-Old Filly Trot) – $400,000
Roses Are Red (Filly & Mare Pace) – $330,000
Shes A Great Lady (2-Year-Old Filly Pace) – $540,000
Somebeachsomewhere (3-Year-Old Pace) – $190,000
William Wellwood Memorial (2-Year-Old Trot) – $610,000

Note: The winner of the William Wellwood Memorial receives a slot in the Mohawk Million.

To download the 2021 Woodbine Standardbred Stakes Booklet, click here.

Woodbine Entertainment also handles the administration of stakes races contested at various tracks across Ontario. Nominations close February 15 for the following events:

Grand River Raceway
Battle of Waterloo (Ontario Sired 2-Year-Old Pace) – $240,000
Battle of the Belles (Ontario Sired 2-Year-Old Filly Pace) – $160,000

Flamboro Downs
Confederation Cup (4-Year-Old Pace) – $185,000

Hanover Raceway
Balanced Image (Ontario Sired 2-Year-Old Trot) – $40,000
Dream Of Glory (Ontario Sired 3-Year-Old Trot) – $50,000

Clinton Raceway
Kin Pace (Ontario Sired 3-Year-Old Filly Pace) – $50,000

Sustaining payments are also due February 15 for the following events at Woodbine Mohawk Park:

2021 Simcoe Filly Stakes (Foals of 2018)
2021 Simcoe Open Stakes (Foals of 2018)
2021 SBOA (Ontario Sired 3-Year-Old Filly Pace and Trot)

Full information for all stakes and other racing related items can be found by visiting

Woodbine Entertainment encourages all horsepeople to submit payments online by visiting

If sending nominations by mail, envelopes must be clearly post-marked no later than February 15, 2021 or payment will not be accepted. Registered mail is recommended.

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