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Queen’s Plate Pedigree: Holy Helena

Holy Helena followed the growing list of fillies to sweep the Queen’s Plate/Oaks double with her impressive win over the best colts in Canada.

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Manitoba-bred Hidden Grace Perfect at Assiniboia Downs

Trained by Mike Nault, the three-year-old filly Hidden Grace, by Going Commando—High Pioneer by Pioneering, is now a perfect 4-for-4 at Assiniboia Downs.

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Faces At The Races: Elissa Blowe

There's still a lot of life left in old Fort Erie racetrack and a lot of that has to do with the energetic and passionate work of its media and marketing manager Elissa Blowe.

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Get to Know Woodbine’s Senior Manager of Racing Operations Karl Lagerborg

Woodbine’s senior manager of racing operations, Karl Lagerborg, has seen, and loved, it all in 41 years working numerous jobs in the industry.

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Lou & Carlo Tucci; Jim & Susan Hill; Forte dei Marmi

Lou Tucci and his uncle Carlo fulfilled a lifetime dream when their colt Midnight Aria upset the 154th Queen's Plate.


OTTB: Afleet’s Star

Afleet’s Star was known by his racing name after he retired from a short career at the track and it was only years later than he was re-named Buttermilk.