TORONTO, March 1 – It’s a sure sign the 2013 thoroughbred racing season is fast approaching, as the doors opened to the Woodbine backstretch area on Friday morning.
Nearly 200 trainers will put over 2,100 stalls in use throughout the eight-month meet, which sees live racing burst from the gate on April 20.
7:00 to 11:00 a.m., daily, weather permitting.
6:00 to 12:00 noon, daily
The 154th edition of the Queen’s Plate, first jewel in Canada’s Triple Crown of Racing, will be run on Sunday, July 7 this year.