EDMONTON, AB - Nominations for western Canada’s biggest race are in and a total of 10 three-year old thoroughbreds are eligible to compete in the 88th running of the Canadian Derby presented by CIBC on August 19.
This year’s nominations are:
Bar C 5 Ranch Ltd. – Craig Smith
Peter Redekop B.C., Ltd. – Monica Russell
Tom Rycroft – Tom Rycroft
Byron & Rose Kluth – G. Ron Scott
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Rollingson Racing Stable: Randy Howg, Rick Weist and Clayton Weist – Robertino Diodoro
Sycamore Stables – Rodney J. Cone
Duane Antoine – Robbin Martens
Murray Duncan and Estate of Garylle B. Stewart – Murray Duncan
M & P Equipment Inc., Met Set Consulting Litd. And Dale L. Saunders – Dale L. Saunders
Riversedge Racing Stables Ltd. – Tim Rycroft
Please see attached nomination sheet for more information.
Join us on August 19 for the ultimate day of entertainment with highly anticipated stakes races, with the day culminating at the Canadian Derby race. Tickets are selling fast, but great spots are still available for the VIP Infield Experience, Grandstand seating and the Palm Bay Party Zone. Visit http://northlandspark.ca/canadian-derby/canadian-derby-tickets/ for up to date ticket information.
Northlands is deeply rooted in the community and is poised to undertake a remarkable transformation. As Canada’s largest agricultural society, Northlands has cultivated the knowledge and experience to bring people together, spark interest and shine a light on Alberta’s agricultural industry. Northlands will foster an appreciation for the industry and give insight into the journey from gate to plate through educational programs, special events and the province’s culinary/food distribution channels. For more information, please visit northlands.com.
For more information:
Public Relations Specialist, Northlands
Nomination sheet (pdf format) available for download below...