Thoroughbred
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…
Monday, 27 May 2013 00:00

Night of Champions Honoured

The beautiful Quartz Ballroom, at the Matrix Hotel - Edmonton, was the setting for the Alberta Thoroughbred 'Night of Champions' which took place this past Saturday night.
Wednesday, 22 May 2013 00:59

At the Park

Jockey Rico Walcott rode Claresmiezie to an impressive 6 length victory in the Friday night feature at Northlands Park. The 4YO filly, by Forestry, owned by Riversedge Racing Stables and conditioned…
Monday, 13 May 2013 14:37

At the Park

It was another fabulous weekend of weather and thoroughbred racing, at Northlands Park, in Edmonton. This past Friday would mark the return of popular jockey Quincy Welch and he'd waste no time in…
Monday, 06 May 2013 19:12

At the Park

Live thoroughbred racing returned to Northlands Park this past weekend. The theme for this year at the Park is 'Racing never goes out of style'... and that is so true.…
Alberta diamond prospector Charles Fipke will go after the 139th Running of the Kentucky Derby with one of his most prized possessions - his homebred Java's War. After coming from…
Wednesday, 01 May 2013 00:00

At The Park

Live racing returns to Northlands Park this Friday evening with a first race post time at 6:00 PM. Eight dashes go to the gate with three 6F events and five…
Thursday, 25 April 2013 11:13

They're Back!


The horses are back at Northlands Park! With live racing set to begin on Friday, May 3rd, the thoroughbreds have been clocking official workouts since Friday, March 29th.
"Business is starting to pick-up,"…
Monday, 22 April 2013 13:37

2013 Sovereign Awards

From the time we left the hotel in a long black limousine and as we pulled up to Woodbine for the Sovereign awards, you could tell it was not going…
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