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Canadians set to take flight on Pegasus World Cup day

TORONTO, January 27, 2023– There are plenty of Canadian-connected horses and horse people set to take part in Saturday’s highly anticipated Pegasus…

In Historic First, Fipke’s Shirl’s Speight To Run In February S. In Japan

NEW JERSEY, January 19, 2023– Charles Fipke’s Grade I winner and ‘TDN Rising Star’ Shirl’s Speight (Speightstown) will become the first foreign horse to…

Roaring Forties revved up and ready for Sunshine Turf Stakes

January 18, 2023 – Roaring Forties, a seven-year-old son of Stormy Atlantic, is set to take on six rivals in the 1…

KAZUSHI KIMURA WINS FIRST-EVER RACE AT SANTA ANITA AS KIRSTENBOSCH IS UP TO WIN GRADE III, $200,000 LA CANADA STAKES

ARCADIA, California, January 15, 2023—North America’s Eclipse Award winning Apprentice Jockey in 2019, Japanese native Kazushi Kimura won his first-ever Santa Anita…

The Search for Sunny Boy

TORONTO, January 11, 2023 – Jillian Wainwright had all but given up on finding a riding horse she could connect with. Then…

Striding Into The Spotlight: A Photo by Michael Burns

Thoroughbreds flying over the Woodbine Tapeta (Michael Burns Photo)

Woodbine surpasses $1 Billion in All-Sources Handle for 2022

TORONTO, December 15, 2022 – As part of a record breaking 2022 season between Woodbine Racetrack and Woodbine Mohawk Park, Woodbine Entertainment…

A picture-perfect first win for trainer Stein

TORONTO, December 15, 2022 – Jennifer Stein was, at least outwardly, far less restrained than those standing behind her, and the jockey…

Woodbine Thoroughbred meet generates largest all-sources handle in track history

TORONTO, December 13, 2022 – Woodbine Entertainment today announced the 2022 Thoroughbred season produced an all-sources handle of $621,782,346, the largest single-season…

Woodbine meet leaders post impressive numbers

TORONTO, December 11, 2022 – Kazushi Kimura earned his second consecutive Woodbine jockey crown with 152 wins at the meet, while his mounts…

Avoman ripe for Steady Growth upset

TORONTO, December 11, 2022 – Avoman, sent off at 13-1, pulled out all the stops to win Sunday’s $100,000 Steady Growth Stakes, the headliner…

Il Malocchio one cool customer in taking La Prevoyante

TORONTO, December 10, 2022 – Il Malocchio, who has developed a penchant for heating up in cold weather, made it consecutive stakes…

A ‘Fashionably Fab’ Shady Well statement

TORONTO, December 9, 2022 – Fashionably Fab made it three straight wins after a strong performance in the $150,000 Shady Well Stakes, Friday…

Armstrong all grit in Clarendon

TORONTO, December 9, 2022 – Armstrong, under Sahin Civaci, took the co-featured $150,000 Clarendon Stakes Friday at Woodbine.  Sent off as the…

Dun Drum ready for Steady Growth, 14 races on tap

TORONTO, December 8, 20222 – The $100,000 Steady Growth, a 1 1/16-mile main track stakes for Ontario-sired stakes 3-year-olds and upward, headlines…

A story fit for a King and Queen

TORONTO– December 8, 2022 – It’s an iconic sporting spectacle, an event steeped in history, tradition, and excellence, one with many compelling…

La Prevoyante draws nine on Saturday

TORONTO, December 7, 2022 – Strega goes for her second straight stakes score in Saturday’s $100,000 La Prevoyante, the feature race on…

Woodbine changes Saturday & Sunday post time

TORONTO, December 7, 2022 – Woodbine Entertainment has changed the post time to 12:55 p.m. for Saturday and Sunday’s cards of live…

Once Again, The King’s Plate

Canada’s oldest and most prestigious Thoroughbred race enters a new era  Toronto ON – December 7, 2022 – Woodbine Entertainment is pleased…

Wentru and Who’s the Star dead-heat in Grade 3 Valedictory

TORONTO, December 4, 2022 – Wentru and Who’s the Star shared the winner’s circle in a compelling running of the Grade 3…

Novo Sol (BRZ) vies for Grade 3 Valedictory victory

TORONTO, December 1, 2022 – The Grade 3 $150,000 Valedictory Stakes, set for 1 ½ miles on the Tapeta this Sunday at…

Witch Hazel looks to plant one on Shady Well rivals / Poulin in O T chases hat trick in Clarendon

TORONTO, November 30, 2022 – A pair of $150,000 2-year-old stakes, the Clarendon and Shady Well, share the spotlight on Saturday’s 11-race…

Woodbine issues update on ship ins from Churchill Downs

TORONTO, November 29, 2022 – Woodbine Entertainment today made an announcement regarding horses shipping in from Churchill Downs to Woodbine Racetrack. Until…

Sweet ride: Candy Overload rallies to take Grade 2 Kennedy Road

TORONTO, November 27, 2022 – Candy Overload was full of run late to break his stakes maiden in the Grade 2 $203,300…