Wednesday, January 29, 2020
The Jockey Club of Canada Announces 2019 Sovereign Award Finalists
The Jockey Club of Canada is pleased to announce the finalists for the 2019 Sovereign Awards honouring Canada’s champions and recognizing their outstanding achievements in Canadian Thoroughbred Racing and Breeding. The winners of the twelve horse categories and the five human categories will be announced at the 45th Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at Universal Eventspace in Vaughan, ON.
2019 Sovereign Awards Finalists
Champion Two-Year-Old Female:
Champion Two-Year-Old Male:
Champion Three-Year-Old Female:
Champion Three-Year-Old Male:
Champion Older Main Track Female:
She's the Berries
Champion Older Main Track Male:
Champion Female Turf Horse:
Champion Male Turf Horse:
Tiz a Slam
Champion Female Sprinter:
Champion Male Sprinter:
Chiefswood Stables Limited
Tall Oaks Farm
Chiefswood Stables Limited
Mark E. Casse
Outstanding Apprentice Jockey:
Eurico Rosa Da Silva
Rafael Manuel Hernandez
Horse of the Year:
Finalists to be announced during the 45th Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony
In addition to the 17 Sovereign Awards listed above, Charles E. Fipke will be presented with the E. P. Taylor Award of Merit and Harvey Warner will be presented with the Special Sovereign Award in recognition of their outstanding commitment and dedication to the Thoroughbred Industry in Canada.
Winners of the three 2019 Media Awards will also be presented at the 45th Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony. The three finalists in each of the media categories will be announced on or before February 15, 2020. The Media Awards are judged by the Journalism Professors at Humber, School of Media Studies & Information Technology, in Toronto, Ontario.
Additionally, the winner of the Award for Outstanding Groom, to be presented by Sponsor OLG, will be announced on or before February 15, 2020.
Tickets to the 45th Annual Sovereign Awards Ceremony are $250 each, with tables of ten discounted to $2000. Early-Bird tickets are also available for a discounted price of $225 until March 15, 2020. Tickets can be purchased online at http://jockeyclubcanada.com/product/sovereign-award-tickets-2/ or by contacting the Jockey Club of Canada office at 416-675-7756 or email@example.com. All tickets are subject to HST.
Sovereign Awards Program Advertisement information can be found at Program Advertisement and Sponsorship Package information can be found at Sovereign Awards Sponsor or by contacting The Jockey Club of Canada at 416-675-7756 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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 416-675-7756 or email@example.com.