Copyright 2019 CTHSTORONTO, May 22, 2019 – Eurico Rosa Da Silva, a six-time Sovereign Award winner and Woodbine’s five-time leading rider, goes for an added-money double this Saturday at the Toronto oval when he teams with Skywire in the Grade 3 $125,000 Marine Stakes, and Pink Lloyd in the $125,000 Greenwood Stakes.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/woodbine’s-top-rider-seeks-saturday-sweep-of-grade-3-marine-and-greenwood-stakes.htmlWed, 22 May 2019 09:15:00 GMT2019-05-22T09:15:00Woodbine’s top rider seeks Saturday sweep of Grade 3 Marine and Greenwood StakesTORONTO, May 20, 2019 – Trainer Mark Casse completed a sweep of the Victoria Day long weekend stakes at Woodbine Racetrack as Souper Tapit prevailed in a photo finish in Monday’s Grade 2 Eclipse Stakes.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/eclipse-stakes-win-caps-off-casse’s-‘souper’-weekend.htmlMon, 20 May 2019 08:59:00 GMT2019-05-20T08:59:00Eclipse Stakes win caps off Casse’s ‘Souper’ weekendTORONTO, May 19, 2019 – After celebrating former Woodbine runner War of Will’s Preakness Stakes victory yesterday at Pimlico, Canadian Hall of Fame trainer Mark Casse carried his winning momentum into Sunday’s 10-race program at the Toronto oval with a grand slam including the featured $125,000 Queenston Stakes for three-year-olds.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/casse’s-winning-momentum-continues-in-woodbine’s-queenston-stakes.htmlSun, 19 May 2019 09:01:00 GMT2019-05-19T09:01:00Casse’s winning momentum continues in Woodbine’s Queenston StakesTORONTO, May 18, 2019 – Jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson worked out a perfect pocket trip aboard Power Gal to take the $125,000 Selene Stakes (Grade 3) for three-year-old fillies in a mild upset on Saturday afternoon at Woodbine Racetrack.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/power-gal-prevails-in-grade-3-selene-stakes.htmlSat, 18 May 2019 09:04:00 GMT2019-05-18T09:04:00Power Gal prevails in Grade 3 Selene StakesTORONTO, May 17, 2019 – Multiple Sovereign Award champion and millionaire Are You Kidding Me goes for the Grade 2 Eclipse Stakes grand slam, Holiday Monday at Woodbine.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/grade-2-eclipse-stakes-attfield-over-the-moon-with-are-you-kidding-me.htmlFri, 17 May 2019 15:52:00 GMT2019-05-17T15:52:00Grade 2 Eclipse Stakes: Attfield over the moon with Are You Kidding MeTORONTO, May 16, 2019 – Fans across the country will have the opportunity to watch some of the top contenders for Canada’s most famous horse race, the Queen’s Plate, when they go postward in the $125,000 Queenston Stakes, Sunday at Woodbine.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/more-success-for-souper-success-in-queenston-stakes.htmlThu, 16 May 2019 15:29:00 GMT2019-05-16T15:29:00More success for Souper Success in Queenston Stakes?TORONTO, May 15, 2019 – Queen’s Plate-eligible Bold Script chases her second lifetime added-money title in Saturday’s Grade 3 $125,000 Selene Stakes, at Woodbine.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/‘spirited’-bold-script-set-for-big-selene-effort.htmlWed, 15 May 2019 16:49:00 GMT2019-05-15T16:49:00‘Spirited’ Bold Script set for big Selene effortTORONTO, May 12, 2019 – Led across the finish line by Joey Gee Thoroughbreds’ homebred Speedy Soul, Mark Casse trainees swept the top three spots in the $125,000 Fury Stakes for Canadian-bred three-year-old fillies on Sunday at Woodbine Racetrack.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/casse-trifecta-in-fury-stakes.htmlSun, 12 May 2019 09:34:00 GMT2019-05-12T09:34:00Casse trifecta in Fury StakesTORONTO, May 11, 2019 – It was a super spring Saturday for Summer Sunday as the four-year-old filly added the $100,000 Ballade Stakes to her resume in her Woodbine comeback.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/summer-sunday-keeps-perfect-woodbine-record-with-ballade-stakes-score.htmlSat, 11 May 2019 09:35:00 GMT2019-05-11T09:35:00Summer Sunday keeps perfect Woodbine record with Ballade Stakes scoreTORONTO, May 9, 2019 - After announcing his retirement in 2016, jockey Justin Stein will resume riding and competing in the sport he loves this weekend at Woodbine Racetrack.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/justin-stein-set-to-return-to-action-on-sunday.htmlThu, 09 May 2019 16:43:00 GMT2019-05-09T16:43:00Justin Stein set to return to action on SundayTORONTO, May 9, 2019 – Queen’s Plate-eligible Intanga Rose chases her first added-money score in Sunday’s $125,000 Fury Stakes for Canadian-foaled three-year-old fillies, which headlines a fillies and mares only racing program at Woodbine to celebrate Mother's Day.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/intanga-rose-looks-to-bloom-(again)-in-fury.htmlThu, 09 May 2019 15:51:00 GMT2019-05-09T15:51:00Intanga Rose looks to bloom (again) in FuryTORONTO, May 8, 2019 – Red Cabernet, a five-year-old daughter of Signature Red, seeks to add more Black Type to her racing resumé for trainer Ian Black and owner Piano Bar Racing, in Saturday’s $100,000 Ballade Stakes, at Woodbine.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/ballade-stakes-red-cabernet-looks-to-hit-all-the-right-keys-for-piano-bar-racing.htmlWed, 08 May 2019 16:59:00 GMT2019-05-08T16:59:00Ballade Stakes: Red Cabernet looks to hit all the right keys for Piano Bar RacingTORONTO, May 4, 2019 – Making his season’s debut on Saturday afternoon, Canada’s reigning Champion Male Sprinter Pink Lloyd won the third straight edition of the $125,000 Jacques Cartier Stakes at Woodbine Racetrack.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/pink-lloyd-earns-third-straight-jacques-cartier-stakes-title.htmlSat, 04 May 2019 09:20:00 GMT2019-05-04T09:20:00Pink Lloyd earns third straight Jacques Cartier Stakes titleTORONTO, May 4, 2019 – Woodbine Entertainment today released an updated list of Canadian-bred three-year-olds eligible to the 160th running of the $1 million Queen’s Plate set for June 29.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/fifty-two-remain-eligible-to-the-queens-plate.htmlSat, 04 May 2019 09:19:00 GMT2019-05-04T09:19:00Fifty-two remain eligible to The Queen's PlateTORONTO, May 1, 2019 – Multiple stakes champion and 2017 Canadian Horse of the Year Pink Lloyd makes his seasonal debut in Saturday’s star-stacked Grade 3, $125,000 Jacques Cartier Stakes, at Woodbine.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/pink-lloyd-fit-for-jacques-cartier-hat-trick.htmlWed, 01 May 2019 08:56:00 GMT2019-05-01T08:56:00Pink Lloyd fit for Jacques Cartier hat trick?May 1, 2019 – Toronto, On – This Saturday Woodbine Entertainment is hosting the third annual Derby Day Party at its Toronto racetrack in celebration of the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/celebrate-derby-day-at-woodbine-racetrack-this-saturday.htmlWed, 01 May 2019 07:58:00 GMT2019-05-01T07:58:00CELEBRATE DERBY DAY AT WOODBINE RACETRACK THIS SATURDAYTORONTO, April 28, 2019 – Jockey Eurico Rosa Da Silva capped off a six-race win streak on Sunday afternoon’s card at Woodbine by taking the $100,000 Wando Stakes with three-year-old colt Skywire.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/da-silva-caps-off-a-perfect-six-win-day-in-the-wando-stakes.htmlSun, 28 Apr 2019 10:43:00 GMT2019-04-28T10:43:00Da Silva caps off a perfect six-win day in the Wando StakesTORONTO, April 27, 2019 – With Jesse Campbell aboard for his second stakes win through the first two weekends of the Woodbine meet, Souper Success pulled off a 16-1 upset with a late rally in the $100,000 Woodstock for three-year-olds on Saturday.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/campbell-starts-woodbine-meet-with-souper-success-in-stakes-action.htmlSat, 27 Apr 2019 10:41:00 GMT2019-04-27T10:41:00Campbell starts Woodbine meet with 'Souper Success' in stakes actionTORONTO, April 27, 2019 - Jockey Patrick Husbands made a winning return to Woodbine in the five-furlong fourth race aboard four-year-old colt Blueblood on Saturday afternoon.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/husbands-victorious-in-woodbine-return.htmlSat, 27 Apr 2019 10:30:00 GMT2019-04-27T10:30:00Husbands victorious in Woodbine returnThe Jockey Club of Canada hosted the 44th Annual Sovereign Awards ceremony on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Vaughan’s elegant Chateau Le Jardin.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/2018-sovereign-award-winners.htmlThu, 18 Apr 2019 18:15:00 GMT2019-04-18T18:15:002018 Sovereign Award WinnersTORONTO, April 18, 2019 – Stronach Stables’ homebred Intanga Rose shoots for the stars in Sunday’s $100,000 Star Shoot Stakes during opening weekend at Woodbine.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/intanga-rose-goes-for-hat-trick-first-stakes-win-in-star-shoot.htmlThu, 18 Apr 2019 16:32:00 GMT2019-04-18T16:32:00Intanga Rose goes for hat trick, first stakes win in Star ShootTORONTO, April 17, 2019 – Shakopee Town, a homebred for Bill and Al Ulwelling, makes her Canadian debut in the $125,000 Grade 3 Whimsical Stakes presented by Irish Thoroughbred Marketing, on Saturday, Opening Day of the 2019 Woodbine Thoroughbred meet.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/shakopee-town-comes-to-town-seeking-whimsical-crown-on-opening-day.htmlWed, 17 Apr 2019 08:59:00 GMT2019-04-17T08:59:00Shakopee Town comes to town seeking Whimsical crown on Opening DayThe Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Class of 2019 features international stars of the industry, two horses bred in Québec, a female trainer and people representing British Columbia, Alberta and Ontario.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/chrhf-announces-class-of-2019.htmlTue, 09 Apr 2019 13:18:00 GMT2019-04-09T13:18:00CHRHF Announces Class of 2019Robert King Jr., Executive Director of the Jockeys’ Benefit Association of Canada (JBAC), recently notified the JBAC Directors of his intention to retire from the position, on April 20, 2019. Established in 1947, the JBAC is the collective association for professional Thoroughbred Jockeys across Canada.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/robert-king-jr.-to-retire-as-executive-director-of-the-jockeys’-benefit-association-of-canada.htmlMon, 25 Mar 2019 14:46:00 GMT2019-03-25T14:46:00Robert King Jr. to retire as Executive Director of the Jockeys’ Benefit Association of CanadaThe Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce its 2019 ballot. A total of 30 people and horses comprised of 15 Standardbred and 15 Thoroughbred candidates, have been selected to appear on the voting ballot. A 20-person Election Committee for each breed will determine the winners in their respective categories. Results will be announced Tuesday, April 9th.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/canadian-horse-racing-hall-of-fame-2019-ballot-announced.htmlMon, 25 Mar 2019 14:45:00 GMT2019-03-25T14:45:00Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame 2019 Ballot AnnouncedTORONTO, March 18, 2019 – Tickets are now on sale for Woodbine’s 3rd annual Derby Day Party, which will be held at the Toronto racetrack on Saturday, May 4 in celebration of the Kentucky Derby.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/tickets-on-sale-for-woodbine’s-3rd-annual-derby-day-party.htmlMon, 18 Mar 2019 14:30:00 GMT2019-03-18T14:30:00Tickets on sale for Woodbine’s 3rd annual Derby Day PartyTORONTO, March 13, 2019 – The JUNO Award-nominated country music group The Washboard Union will be among the featured musical acts to headline this year’s Queen's Plate Racing Festival, which runs from June 28-29 at Woodbine Racetrack.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/juno-award-nominee-the-washboard-union-to-perform-at-2019-queens-plate-racing-festival.htmlWed, 13 Mar 2019 10:56:00 GMT2019-03-13T10:56:00JUNO Award nominee The Washboard Union to perform at 2019 Queen's Plate Racing FestivalTORONTO, March 12, 2019 – Woodbine Entertainment, operators of the world-class Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto, home to the iconic Queen’s Plate racing festival, announced today a partnership with internationally-renowned construction experts, EllisDon for the development of the recently announced GO train station that will be built on Woodbine property.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/woodbine-entertainment-secures-ellisdon-as-development-partner-for-recently-announced-go-station.htmlTue, 12 Mar 2019 10:55:00 GMT2019-03-12T10:55:00Woodbine Entertainment Secures EllisDon as Development Partner for Recently Announced GO StationThe Winter 2019 issue of the AGCO’s Race Line newsletter is now available online athttp://www.cthsont.com/articles/the-winter-2019-issue-of-the-agco’s-race-line-newsletter-is-now-available-online.htmlFri, 08 Mar 2019 16:18:00 GMT2019-03-08T16:18:00The Winter 2019 issue of the AGCO’s Race Line newsletter is now available onlineTORONTO, March 8, 2019 - Avie's Flatter leads a list of 84 three-year-old Thoroughbreds nominated to the Canadian Triple Crown, which opens with the $1 million Queen's Plate on Saturday, June 29 at Woodbine Racetrack.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/avies-flatter-named-2019-queens-plate-winterbook-favourite.htmlFri, 08 Mar 2019 16:17:00 GMT2019-03-08T16:17:00Avie's Flatter named 2019 Queen's Plate Winterbook favouriteTORONTO —Jeff Yurek, Minister of Transportation, along with Kinga Surma, MPP for Etobicoke Centre and Parliamentary Assistant to the Minister of Transportation, and Phil Verster, President and CEO of Metrolinx, announced our government’s plan to build a new GO station at Woodbine at no cost to taxpayershttp://www.cthsont.com/articles/ontario-announces-new-go-station-at-woodbine.htmlWed, 06 Mar 2019 13:00:00 GMT2019-03-06T13:00:00Ontario Announces New GO Station at WoodbinePlease click here for the media advisory from the Ministry of Transportation.   Jim...http://www.cthsont.com/articles/minister-of-transportation-to-make-an-announcement-at-woodbine.htmlTue, 05 Mar 2019 16:15:00 GMT2019-03-05T16:15:00Minister of Transportation to Make an Announcement at WoodbineThe public is encouraged to participate in the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame 2019 nomination process, by submitting recommendations of people and horses who have made a significant contribution to Canadian Standardbred or Thoroughbred horse racing.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/last-call-for-hall-of-fame-nominations-–-deadline-wednesday-march-6-–-500-pm.htmlMon, 04 Mar 2019 10:22:00 GMT2019-03-04T10:22:00Last Call for Hall of Fame Nominations – Deadline Wednesday, March 6 – 5:00 pmTORONTO, February 26, 2019 – The Woodbine backstretch has reopened for the 2019 Thoroughbred racing season with many local stars returning from their winter retreat at trainer Paul Buttigieg’s sprawling 100-acre farm and training centre located in Egbert, Ont.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/woodbine-backstretch-opens-for-2019-thoroughbred-racing-season.htmlTue, 26 Feb 2019 13:37:00 GMT2019-02-26T13:37:00Woodbine backstretch opens for 2019 Thoroughbred racing seasonThe public is encouraged to participate in the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame 2019 nomination process, by submitting recommendations of people and horses who have made a significant contribution to Canadian Standardbred or Thoroughbred horse racing.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/2019-nomination-deadline--march-6-2019.htmlWed, 20 Feb 2019 16:18:00 GMT2019-02-20T16:18:002019 Nomination Deadline - March 6, 2019The Jockey Club of Canada is pleased to announce that Amanda Erwin has been chosen as the recipient of 2018 Outstanding Groom Award.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/outstanding-groom-award-winner-and-media-finalists-announced-for-2018-sovereign-awards.htmlWed, 20 Feb 2019 16:16:00 GMT2019-02-20T16:16:00Outstanding Groom Award Winner and Media Finalists Announced for 2018 Sovereign AwardsThe AGCO is currently in the process of transitioning its licensing and registration services to an online platform called iAGCO. This online platform improves and modernizes the AGCO’s service delivery by offering its customers an easy, convenient and digital way of doing business with the Commission.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/info-bulletin-no.-67-–-one-time-extension-of-thoroughbred-and-quarter-horse-individual-horse-racing-licences.htmlTue, 19 Feb 2019 10:22:00 GMT2019-02-19T10:22:00Info Bulletin No. 67 – One-Time Extension of Thoroughbred and Quarter Horse Individual Horse Racing LicencesTORONTO, February 19, 2019 - Woodbine Entertainment has unveiled its stakes schedule for the 2019 Thoroughbred racing season highlighted by the prestigious $1 million Queen’s Plate and the $1 million Ricoh Woodbine Mile, which will kick off Woodbine’s championship fall turf season. The grand opening of Woodbine’s new inner turf course this spring will add a new level of excitement and competition to the mix.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/million-dollar-queen’s-plate-and-ricoh-woodbine-mile-headline-2019-thoroughbred-stakes-schedule.htmlTue, 19 Feb 2019 09:42:00 GMT2019-02-19T09:42:00Million-dollar Queen’s Plate and Ricoh Woodbine Mile headline 2019 Thoroughbred stakes scheduleThe Jockey Club of Canada is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2018 Sovereign Awards honouring Canada’s Champions and recognizing their outstanding achievements in Canadian Racing. The winners of the twelve horse categories and the five human categories will be announced at the 44th Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony on Thursday, April 18, 2019 at Chateau Le Jardin in Woodbridge, ON.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/the-jockey-club-of-canada-announces-2018-sovereign-award-finalists.htmlThu, 31 Jan 2019 09:29:00 GMT2019-01-31T09:29:00The Jockey Club of Canada Announces 2018 Sovereign Award FinalistsGovernment-funded awards should ensure the money is well managed and spent.http://www.cthsont.com/articles/the-case-for-breeder-awards-staying-with-omafra.htmlTue, 29 Jan 2019 09:59:00 GMT2019-01-29T09:59:00THE CASE FOR BREEDER AWARDS STAYING WITH OMAFRAhttp://www.cthsont.com/articles.rssCTHSWed, 21 May 2014 10:29:03 GMTen-us