Thoroughbred
Apprentice ride Amie Pooli continues to remain hot at the Park. Last Wednesday evening Pooli would close out the card - winning the last two races of the night -…
Monday, 15 July 2013 14:26

Best Wishes To Ruben Lara

Down goes Lara In another stroke of bad luck, at Northlands Park, another jockey suffered a broken collar bone after being unseated Saturday afternoon.   After the completion of Race 3,…
Monday, 15 July 2013 10:57

Quincy Welch Sidelined

Welch Sidelined Jockey Quincy Welch, who returned from Ontario to ride in Edmonton this summer, has been sidelined yet again.   After suffering a minor shoulder injury, in a training accident…
Real Simard had been away from Northlands Park - and the winner's circle here - for a few years, but he's now returned to ride and he's gotten back to…
Jockey Rico Walcott continued his Northlands Park dominance, last Wednesday evening, as he would return to the winner's circle six times during the eight-dash card.
The first test for quarter horses, in Edmonton this year, went to owner/breeder Pete Schoeler's Poutn With Speed in the $27,278 Alberta Stallion Stakes Derby at Northlands Park last Wednesday.
Tuesday, 18 June 2013 00:00

At The Park - Landry brothers clean up

"We've never had a weekend like this before," says horse-owner Darrell Landry. "This kind of feels like a 'once in a lifetime' thing. It's a pretty big deal for us..."…
The Wednesday feature saw a full field of ten 'Maiden - Special Weight' 3YO boys line up for a purse of $16,600. Four first time starters would see action in…
Tuesday, 04 June 2013 10:26

At the Park - Rico Walcott: Riding high

Last year's leading jockey in Alberta, Rico Walcott, is riding high once again in Edmonton. After adding another dozen wins - 4 per night - last week Walcott now finds…
Monday, 27 May 2013 23:21

At the Park

Steady rain showers dampened the track, but not the action at Northlands Park over the weekend. On Friday evening - eight different riders returned to victory lane aboard the eight…