This past Friday evening, the 250th Anniversary of Horse Racing was showcased as part of the 95th Annual Royal Agricultural Winter Fair in TorontoUnder the lights and glamour of the Royal Horse Show, an exhibition celebrating the racing industry’s milestone anniversary included a combination of

Throughout 2017 events, commemorative miles and race presentations have taken place across country to celebrate Canadian horse racing’s milestone anniversary.  As the year draws to a close, The 250th Anniversary of Horse Racing will be featured at Toronto’s Royal Agricultural Winter Fair, with a commemorative

[et_pb_section bb_built="1" admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row" background_position="top_left" background_repeat="repeat" background_size="initial"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text" background_position="top_left" background_repeat="repeat" background_size="initial" _builder_version="3.0.50" background_layout="light" text_orientation="left" border_style="solid"]John Unger, a former Steward and member of the Jockey Club of Canada, passed away on Thursday, the 21st of September. Unger, who was an experienced lawyer that specialized in taxation matters, headed

[et_pb_section bb_built="1" admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row" background_position="top_left" background_repeat="repeat" background_size="initial"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text" background_position="top_left" background_repeat="repeat" background_size="initial"] The Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders Association and The Jockey Club of Canadaare hosting an Ownership Seminar on Saturday, July 1 at Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto.  The day-long event is being held during the inaugural two-day

[et_pb_section bb_built="1" admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"]The Ontario Horsemen’s Benevolent and Protective Association is pleased to announce the launch of an exciting new initiative developed to promote the growth of horse racing in this province. The HBPA Board of Directors has decided to produce an online

[et_pb_section bb_built="1" admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row" background_position="top_left" background_repeat="repeat" background_size="initial"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text" background_position="top_left" background_repeat="repeat" background_size="initial" _builder_version="3.0.50" background_layout="light" text_orientation="left" border_style="solid"][caption id="attachment_2825" align="alignright" width="420"] Artist's rendering of the proposed Century Mile Racetrack in Alberta[/caption]The Alberta Gaming and Liquor Commission (AGLC) has given its approval for a new racetrack to be

[et_pb_section bb_built="1" admin_label="section"][et_pb_row admin_label="row"][et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"]Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Now Accepting Nominations for Class of 2017   The public is invited to participate in the nomination of horses and people who have made a significant contribution to Canadian horse racing, for induction to the Canadian

 EDMONTON, AB (November 3, 2016) – Horse Racing Alberta (HRA) and Northlands have reached an agreement that will see horse racing continue at Northlands Park Racetrack, while assisting Alberta’s horse racing industry during the 2017-2018 transition period.In this agreement, Northlands Park will continue racing through

The third Thoroughbred Owner Conference, co-hosted by OwnerView and BloodHorse and sponsored by Breeders' Cup Ltd., Keeneland Association, and The Stronach Group, concluded Wednesday with presentations on ownership, veterinary issues, equine retirement programs, and a keynote address delivered by Thoroughbred owner and NBC racing analyst Eddie