Woodbine News

Toronto Argonauts bringing Grey Cup to Woodbine Friday

TORONTO, December 13, 2017 – Woodbine Racetrack will host members of the Grey Cup champion Toronto Argonauts this Friday (December 15) to…

Country Music Superstar Brad Paisley To Headline 2018 Queen’s Plate Festival

TORONTO, December 11, 2017 – Three-time GRAMMY® Award-winning and multiplatinum-selling country music superstar, Brad Paisley, will headline the 2018 Queen’s Plate Festival at…

Woodbine’s 2017 Thoroughbred meet concludes

TORONTO, December 10, 2017 – Leavem in Malibu scored a front-running victory in the $125,000 Valedictory Stakes (Grade 3) for Mark Casse,…

Silent Sting strikes in Kingarvie Stakes

TORONTO, December 9, 2017 – Stronach Stables’ Silent Sting came flying through the stretch along the rail to win the $125,000 Kingarvie…

Clocker Report: #HKIR edition

SHA TIN, December 9, 2017 – Woodbine’s head clocker Ernie Perri has spent the past week at Sha Tin Racecourse timing horses…

For Sustained Excellence in Contest Play, There’s Been None Better than Paul Shurman

By: Eric Wing for WoodbineRacetrack.com TORONTO, December 9, 2017 — Earlier this year, Paul Shurman of Dix Hills, N.Y., was inducted into…

Donations sought to help those impacted by San Luis Rey Downs Training Center fire

ARCADIA, December 8, 2017 — The Stronach Group (TSG), in conjunction with Santa Anita Park and The Del Mar Thoroughbred Club, has…

Trainers’ race too close to call

TORONTO, December 8, 2017 – With a training triple on Friday’s nine-race card, Norm McKnight is tied with perennial leader Mark Casse…

Woodbine Entertainment adds two to Board of Directors

TORONTO, December 8, 2017 – Woodbine Entertainment (Woodbine) today announced the appointment of Mr. Bob Aziz and Mr. Ed Hannah to its…

A Year Beyond the Norm

By: Jennifer Morrison for WoodbineRacetrack.com TORONTO, December 8, 2017 – Ten months ago, in a cozy restaurant on a bitterly cold winter’s…

Valedictory rivalry renewed closing day

TORONTO, December 7, 2017 – Woodbine’s 133-day Thoroughbred meet will wrap up on Sunday, Dec. 10 with a mega 14-race program featuring…