April 24, 2013»
ORC LICENSING DAY - THURSDAY APRIL 25TH
This is a reminder that we have a Licensing day scheduled for tomorrow (Thurs, Apr 25) beginning at 9am. All Owners/Trainers/ Grooms etc, are welcome to attend.
For those that cannot make it, we have another Licensing day set-up for Sat, Apr 27, again beginning at 9am.
A Licensing Agent will still be available on Race Days for further licensing opportunities
April 11, 2013»
We have set our workout schedule for this month (11:30-4:30) with the break at 1:45pm (if needed):
Thurs, April 18 – No Gate, No Clockers (Galloping/Exercising only)
Thurs, April 25 – No Gate, With Clockers (i.e. Pole Breezing for time)
Anyone wishing to book stalls for these two days may do so now. Please emal or call the Race Office. Please indicate whether you are coming before or after the break, as stalls will most likely be reused, to accommodate as many horses as possible.
Please note that all Horsemen must be licensed, in order to enter the backstretch. ORC will not issue a license to Trainers that do not have their WSIB Clearance Certificate renewed. Licensing at Woodbine is available. 416-675-3993 ext 1-2311.
May’s schedule will be released at a later date.
April 5, 2013»
Ajax Downs, Canada's Premier Quarter Horse Racetrack to race in 2013
Catch the excitement, continue to feel the speed, Ajax Downs is pleased to announce that after many months of discussions with the Quarter Horsemen of Ontario (QROOI) and the government appointed OMFRA panel, quarter horse racing will return in 2013.
“We are thrilled to be able to continue the tradition of providing Canada’s premier quarter horse meet at Ajax Downs for 2013”, stated Nick Coukos, V.P. of Racing. “We have a substantial investment in our new state of the art racing facility and we are pleased that we will be able to continue to provide our growing customer base with racing’s most exciting breed.”