Thoroughbred
Wednesday, 04 July 2018 10:34

Mr. Martin West appointed as Vice-Chair

The Board of Directors for Horse Racing Alberta announced today the official appointment of Mr. Martin West as Vice-Chair of the Horse Racing Alberta Board. Mr. West joined the Board…
June 2018 Thank you to the individuals and stables that have offered sponsorship for the monthly awards! We need help for the rest of the season (including Century Downs). We…
Killin Me Smalls’ career was dangling on a frayed string. Inarguably one of the greatest thoroughbreds to ever race in Alberta, the eight-year-old came into this past Saturday’s Fred Jones…
The scary thing about Shimshine is that the precocious colt is still learning what horse racing is all about. If he ever decides to get serious look out. “He still…
If you want to find Terry Hamilton you just have to go to Lethbridge’s Rocky Mountain Turf Club racetrack. Chances are excellent that you will find the unassuming thoroughbred owner…
Tommy Rycroft, a beer in one hand, a handshake in the other, leaned back against his chair and did nothing but grin following Born in a Breeze’s victory in Saturday’s…
Fegentri stands for the International Federation of Gentlemen and Lady Riders. In the early years of Thoroughbred racing, many riders were Amateurs, and amateur racing associations are still thriving in…
Wednesday, 06 June 2018 08:23

Lifeblood of racing, hidden in obscurity

Deanna and Brian Walper are the hidden faces of horse racing - the unsung lifeblood of the King of Sports toiling in obscurity and in the shadows at Northlands Park.…
June 6, 2018 — FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Edmonton, Alta – Horse Racing Alberta (HRA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Kent Verlik as Chief Executive Officer. Mr. Verlik has…
Tuesday, 05 June 2018 15:29

Century Mile Fly-over Video

A video flyover of the Century Mile worksite from May 24, 2018.
  Photo gallery (stills from video)
View the embedded image gallery online at:
http://thehorses.com/news/thoroughbred?start=10#sigProId822169b613
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