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Thursday, 14 May 2015 08:37

Holiday Weekend at RMTC

It's the holiday weekend, and what better time to head to the race track for a one of a kind comprehensive entertainment treat? There's the excitement of the horses themselves,…
Sunday, 10 May 2015 23:32

RMTC Opening Weekend Results

What can you say about Stan Marks? The 87-year-old trainer opened the 2015 season with a win his first time out of the gate with Caesar's Son, ridden to perfection…
Sunday, 10 May 2015 23:24

ACTRA Awards Night

When it was all said and done the Alberta Community Thoroughbred Racing Association's Awards Night was more than folks expected. ACTRA was bang on with its outstanding Horse Person of…
Friday, 08 May 2015 00:45

RMTC Spring Opening Day

The Rocky Mountain Turf Club kicks off its Spring Meet this Saturday and Sunday with 16 quality races. "It's great to see that our opening weekend features virtually all full…
Wednesday, 15 April 2015 18:19

RMTC Tradition

In the his musical, Fiddler On The Roof, the star character, as played by Topol, sings the musical's theme song "Tradition." And in southern Alberta "Tradition" is a true reality…
Mike was a long time owner and breeder of Quarter Horses, running at tracks throughout Alberta, Sask, B.C. & the Northwest United States. He served several terms as President of…
Tuesday, 04 November 2014 00:00

RMTC Season Wrap-up

It was an inspiring season for the Rocky Mountain Turf Club - weather wise, crowd-wise and wagering-wise. And to top it all off their were some extremely close, and exciting…
Tuesday, 21 October 2014 00:00

History of RMTC

Horse racing has ridden a roller coaster in Lethbridge through its 128 years of existence. The sport of kings officially dates back to 1896 when it was part of the…
Tuesday, 14 October 2014 00:00

Thanksgiving Monday at RMTC

Even before the first race went off Thanksgiving Monday, there were horse trailers filing out of Whoop-Up Downs. After 42 days of racing the Rocky Mountain Turf Club track was…
Monday, 13 October 2014 00:00

RMTC 2014 Final Race Weekend Wrap-up

You take eight quality Quarter horses, separated in running time by only tenths of a second, and you have the recipe for a great race Sunday at the Rocky Mountain…