The Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association of Ontario
News & Updates: 2011
Racetrack Chaplaincy of Canada - Helping Hands
In this episode of At the Gate, host Norm Borg discusses the services provided by the Racetrack Chaplain Shawn Kennedy at Woodbine and Fort Erie Race Track.
Polytrack at Woodbine
Irwin Driedger, Director of Thoroughbred Racing Surfaces at Woodbine Entertainemnt discusses Polytrack on the sixth anniversary of its implementation at Woodbine Race Track.
Interview with LongRun
In this edition of At the Gate this season, Norm Borg interviews Vicki Pappas, Chairperson and one of the founding members of LongRun Thoroughbred Retirement Society about the adoption process a. . .
Interested in Owning a Thoroughbred Racehorse?
Learn everything you need to know about becoming a thoroughbred owner at The Jockey Club of Canada’s New Owner’s Evening at the Races at 6:00 p.m. on June 1 at Woodbine Racetrack.
Top Chef Canada - Episode Featuring Horsemeat
On 16 May 2011, Top Chef Canada which airs on the Food Network Canada used horsemeat in a recipe. We encourage Members to send emails to the Food Network to let them know that horses are not foo. . .
The Jockey Club Launches “Thoroughbred Connect” to Assist in Placement . . .
The Jockey Club today announced the launch of Thoroughbred ConnectTM, a free online service designed to assist with placement of Thoroughbreds following the conclusion of their racing or breeding. . .
Please send a Note to Local Toronto Media
I am sure that you will all agree that the media coverage in Toronto of our industry over the past few days has been excellent. I know that we would all like to see more coverage of thoroughbre. . .
Fort Erie Race Track Celebrates its 114th Season Fort Erie, May 2nd
Live Thoroughbred racing action will return for the 114th year to Fort Erie Race Track on Saturday, May 7th. After opening weekend, racing will continue each week Sunday through Tuesday until clo. . .