45th Annual Sovereign Awards to be Announced Virtually on Tuesday, May 19, 2020
Friday, May 8, 2020

The Jockey Club of Canada will present the 45th Annual Sovereign Awards, honouring Canada’s champions and recognizing their 2019 outstanding achievements in Canadian Thoroughbred Racing and Breeding on Tuesday, May 19, 2020. Winners of the twenty-four Sovereign Awards categories will be announced live during a virtual ceremony, at 8:00 p.m. (EST).

We invite you to join us in watching the ceremony streamed live at Woodbine.com and HPItv Canada. A digital program will be available for download at https://jockeyclubcanada.com prior to the event.

We would like to thank our dedicated Sponsors and Advertisers for continuing to support the Sovereign Awards during these difficult times.

2019 Sovereign Awards Sponsors

Platinum Plus: Woodbine Entertainment

Platinum: HBPA of Ontario

Gold Sponsors: Ontario Racing; Sam-Son Farm

Silver Sponsors: Earle I Mack; Manitoba Jockey Club

Bronze Sponsors: Anderson Farms; Casse Racing; Cavalier Transportation; CTHS Ontario; Document Direction Limited; Sean and Dorothy Fitzhenry; Great Canadian Gaming Corporation (GCGC); Goldman, Sloan, Nash and Harber LLP(GSNH); Highfield Investment Limited; Hill ‘n’ Dale; Josham Farms Limited; Purina; The Jockey Club; WinStar

The Jockey Club of Canada was founded in 1973 by E.P. Taylor to serve as the international representative of the Canadian Thoroughbred industry. The mission of The Jockey Club of Canada is to promote and maintain a high standard for Thoroughbred racing and breeding in Canada at a level which is recognized internationally for the benefit of all those interested in the sport including the general public by operations and services such as, but not limited to: evaluating all Graded, Listed and Black-type races in Canada annually; conducting the annual Sovereign Awards for outstanding achievement in Thoroughbred racing and breeding in Canada; maintaining a field office in Canada for the Jockey Club of the United States and the Jockey Club Registry Service; and by representing Canada as a Member of the IFHA.


For more information on The Jockey Club of Canada’s annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony contact Candice Dixon at jockeyclubcanada@gmail.com

Dear CTHS Members and Industry Stakeholders:

Effective October 16th, 2020 both the CTHS (Ontario Division) and National Office at Woodbine are closed.  Our new location will be announced shortly.

However our business operations will not be interrupted. We will maintain regular business hours (9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.) and will continue to serve our members.  Our employees are well-equipped to work from home in order to continue to provide services and support to our membership. Phone messages and emails will be checked regularly, and we will make every effort to reply to messages and correspondence as quickly as possible.

If you have any questions please don't hesitate to contact us. 

CTHS Ontario Division

Julie Coulter - (416) 675-3602

Email cthsont@idirect.com


CTHS National - Registration & Membership Inquiries

Caitlin Grguric - (416) 675-1370, Direct: (226) 820-1575, cgrguric@cthsnational.com

Candace Pion – (416) 675-3608, Direct: (226) 820-4549, cpion@cthsnational.com

Email info@cthsnational.com