Thoroughbred
Dennis ‘Bear’ Sexton strode purposely to the stage at last week’s thoroughbred awards dinner to accept his Backstretch Appreciation accolades…
It was a clean sweep for Greek Geek. Owned by Riversedge and trained by Tim Rycoft, Greek Geek won every…
Exceeding even his wildest dreams, it’s been almost a full decade since Robertino Diodoro left Alberta where he was the…
The Century Mile thoroughbred racing show introduction video for 2022 - a joint Shinelight / HRA project
Purses are up. New stables are either coming back or making their debuts creating a viable horse population. The track…
The goal of Highfield Investment Group's thoroughbred racing and breeding operation were, to say the least, lofty when, it was…
It’s Breeders’ Cup and we had a chance to catch up with Olds College Racetrack Programs graduate Janine Smith who…
The 2021 Quarter Horse racing season ended pretty much the same way it had started for Priddis, Alberta lawyer Jeff…
Just over a year ago, jockey Shannon Beauregard was only a few strides away from winning another thoroughbred race. The…
It's been a very long, winding, often frustrating road to get to where jockey Alex Marti is today. This past…
It's over. The last helicopter has left Saigon. The last pass by Peyton Manning has hit the turf. And the…
Some people collect postage stamps. For others it's old coins and baseball cards. For thoroughbred trainer Ron Grieves it's Alberta…
Don Danard is about to be very active. Saturday is the 25th anniversary of the Alberta Fall Classic program -…
Tuesday, 28 September 2021 08:17

2021 Alberta Breeders' Fall Classic (video)

This Saturday we celebrate the Alberta bred horses. The 25th anniversary of the Fall Classic. From Century Mile at Edmonton,…
The sizzling speed. The thundering power. The graceful athleticism. Add Ryan Nugent-Hopkins' name to that word equation and you immediately…
The 25th anniversary of the Alberta Breeder’s Fall Classic — Saturday, October 2nd at Century Mile in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Lost in the shuffle and largely over shadowed by Uncharacteristic's win in the Canadian Derby there were three other stakes…
Go figure. Uncharacteristic, a horse that was claimed for just $8,000 last fall, beat Myopic, a horse that was recently…
If the odds makers are right there could be a three-way dead heat at Saturday's $125,000 Canadian Derby. At Tuesday…
Sired by 2014 Belmont winner Tonalist and winner of his last five is Tony's Tapit. Western Canada's biggest race! The…
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