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Update on Fort Erie Race Track October 18, 2013 Last week, the Horse Racing Industry Transition panel released their final report, "Building a Sustainable Future Together; Ontario’s Five Year Horse Racing Partnership". Pages 9 and 10 dealt specifically with the Fort Erie Thoroughbred track. It stated; “In short, the Panel can find no… read more
Circle the Course a Success Again September 17, 2013 For the second consecutive season, Fort Erie Race Track hosted Circle the Course for Cancer and COPE. The event is organized by a number of volunteers made up of race track staff, members of the community and horse people. Once again, the event was extremely successful as hundreds local citizens of… read more
Catch the Luck, a Runaway Winner of the Puss N Boots September 01, 2013 Catch the Luck under jockey Brad Wilson. Photo courtesy Michael Burns Photography In what has become a wonderful tradition at Fort Erie Race Track, a large crowd turned out to cheer on the winning connections of the Puss N Boots Cup. In 1961, a horse by that name was running on the Fort Erie turf course… read more
Final Twilight Tuesday Produces Big Results August 27, 2013 The final Twilight Tuesday took place at Fort Erie Race Track under grey skies but the hazy weather didn’t dampen the spirits of the substantial crowd who gathered for a great card of racing followed by a free concert by Horns from Hell. Three $30,000 Cup races were offered up for local horses,… read more
Uncaptured Takes the Prince of Wales Stakes July 30, 2013 Uncaptured took the lead in mid-stretch and never looked back to take the 78th edition of the Prince of Wales in front of a jam packed, loud and enthusiastic crowd at Fort Erie Race Track. It was the first win of 2013 for Canada’s reigning Horse of the Year, who was guided to the one-length victory… read more