The 23-year-old trainer from small-town Manitoba will be living his dream this Saturday when Truebelieve starts in the 161st “Gallop for the Guineas.”
Nicholas Gonzalez, David Whitford and Justin Stein all have fond memories of the the iconic horse race which celebrates its 161st edition on September 12.
The traditional prep for the first leg of the Canadian Triple Crown sees a dramatic stretch duel as Dotted Line and Halo Again fight the colt to the finish.
Zammit becomes ORM’s second Executive Director, succeeding Katherine Curry who held the position since the formation of Ontario Racing in 2018.
With her Prince of Wales win and leading Trainer award, this former Canadian Olympic equestrian team member secured a spot in the record books.
Eclipse winner Skywire, runner-up Avie’s Flatter, and third-place finisher Mr Ritz will square off against five other rivals in Sunday’s $125,000 feature.
Ontario-bred trained by Mike Keogh faces seven rivals on the E.P. Taylor Turf Course in Saturday’s $175,000 Connaught Cup Stakes at Woodbine.
Peace Sign will look to build off an impressive first start when she takes on seven rivals in Saturday’s $100,000 Passing Mood Stakes at Woodbine.
Hall of Fame conditioner Roger Attfield will be well represented in both the $100,000 Soaring Free Stakes and the $100,000 Flaming Page Stakes at Woodbine.
Tone Broke and Avie’s Flatter headline a field of nine Canadian-breds in Saturday’s $400,000 Breeders’ Stakes at Woodbine.