Articles - Profiles

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Faces at the Races: Jockey Agent Leroy Trotman

Best known as the agent for leading jockey Patrick Husbands, Leroy Trotman has had a wealth of experience in the Thoroughbred racing game.

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New Stallion to Ontario: Reload

Sherry Mclean who owns and operates Northern Dawns Stables stumbled across Reload earlier this year while he was still in race training.

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Eventer Lesley Grant-Law is Full of Blonde Ambition

Canadian eventer Lesley Grant-Law aspires to ride great horses, run a successful business through Law Eventing and raise a happy family.

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A Promise of Forever

Carrie Race reminisces over 25 years spent with her equine twins, Feret and Pevers.

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BC’s Big Spender Peter Redekop Invests in the Sport He Loves

Fifty years into the game, BC Hall-of-Famer Peter Redekop has stepped up to donate $100,000 to the purse of the 2019 British Columbia Derby he loves.

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OTTB: Go Greeley, John Ross & Cathy Wong

As a racehorse, he was a barn favourite. As an off-the-track retired Thoroughbred, Go Greeley is learning what it takes to be an equitation horse.

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Champion Male Sprinter: Stacked Deck

In April of 2015, Bruce Lunsford’s Stacked Deck may not have been among the favourites to earn champion sprinter honours, but by season’s end, the dark bay son of First Samurai left little doubt who stood at the summit.

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The Original Mantracker Moves On

Talking with Terry Grant about his departure from the hit show.

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Riding Bridleless with Stacy Westfall

In 2006, Stacy Westfall did something no one had ever done before. She not only won the Quarter Horse Congress Free Style Reining Championships riding both bridleless and bareback, she received the highest marks ever recorded.

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100-Mile Gambling Diet

Humour columnist Doug Breen gets serious and urges horse lovers to support horse racing in Ontario.