Thoroughbred
Monday, 17 September 2018 13:46

Quarter Horse Feature Day at Century Downs

Alberta Quarter Horse Racing Association (AQHRA) presents the inaugural running on Saturday, September 22nd - post time is 1:15 pm The best Alberta-bred quarter horses will be competing in the…
Monday, 17 September 2018 11:20

Hoofprints - September 17

It was a cold, damp Sunday at Century Downs, but the weather did little to stifle the enthusiasm of a crowd that turned out to celebrate the best of Alberta…
Monday, 10 September 2018 20:34

Hoofprints - September 10

On a stroll through the backstretch at Century Downs on Sunday morning, I ran into Brian & Jan Alexander, who I had not seen since last year. They were awaiting…
For the first time in Calgary, the 22nd annual Alberta Breeder's Fall Classic — Sunday, September 16th at Century Downs Racetrack and Casino.
Produced by Horse Racing Alberta Marketing…
We are all feeling a little melancholy leaving Northlands Park for the last time. Those memories will last us a lifetime. But it is a time for new beginnings, and…
Thursday, 06 September 2018 12:12

Brady Betlamini - Buck Lake to Breeches

Brady Betlamini has embarked on an incredible Irish adventure through the Olds College Racetrack Program and International Federation of Horse Racing Academies. Brady has been awarded a scholarship to complete…
Tuesday, 04 September 2018 09:34

Hoofprints - September 3

I was standing in the middle of Tim Rycroft’s shed row on Sunday when three gentlemen strolled down the aisle from the far end of the row. After they passed…
Wednesday, 29 August 2018 08:50

Thoroughbreds return to Calgary (video)

Cineplex Odeon theatre ad for Calgary market supporting the 2018 Fall Thoroughbred meet at Century Downs Racetrack and Casino.
Produced by Horse Racing Alberta Marketing and Mike Little (Shinelight…
Soon it will be over and it will be sad.  At 6:55 p.m. Saturday night the last thoroughbred race at Northlands, the $200,000 Canadian Derby, will be run marking an…
Wednesday, 22 August 2018 15:20

89th Canadian Derby Draw Order

Gem Alta pp1 6/1 Owner: Riversedge Racing Stables Trainer: Tim Rycroft Jockey: Rigo Sarmiento Expectations were high as Gem Alta started his career at Tampa Bay Downs at 7/2. There…
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