Monthly Archives: June 2016

FILLIES TROTTING FOR A HIGHER POWER

 

(DRESDEN) – JUNE 29, sales 2016 – Two OSS trotting fillies will be racing for a higher power this Friday as P L JADE and SILKY FLASHY NFAST will have proceeds from any purse money win they win will go into the bankroll of The Stable That God Loves.

The Stable That God Loves is an amazing fundraising initiative spearheaded by long time horse racing Public Relations guru Bill Galvin. A percentage of purse winnings by the over 100 horses in the stable goes to the Standardbred Chaplaincy led by Chaplain Ken Carter.   

The Chaplaincy provides non-denominational spiritual, physical and human needs for people working in the horse racing business.

P L JADE is a three-year-old Majestic Son filly that has banked $4, 080 in 10 lifetime starts for Prince Lee Acres of Uxbridge. P L Jade is a 6-1 shot in the seventh race for trainer/driver Matt Dupuis and will score from post eight.

SILKY FLASHY NFAST has earned $80,505 lifetime for owner/trainer Ben Baillargeon and co-owner Diane Ingham. The Kadabra filly will score from post six with Mario Baillargeon at the controls of the 4-1 shot.

Post time for the Canada Day card of racing is set for 1:30 p.m. There will be contests, giveaways and an 8ft cake decorated like a Canadian Flag that will be cut and served to help celebrate Canada Day. The day will also feature a pari-mutual Racing Under Saddle race.

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FILLIES TROTTING FOR A HIGHER POWER

 

(DRESDEN) – JUNE 29, clinic 2016 – Two OSS trotting fillies will be racing for a higher power this Friday as P L JADE and SILKY FLASHY NFAST will have proceeds from any purse money win they win will go into the bankroll of The Stable That God Loves.

The Stable That God Loves is an amazing fundraising initiative spearheaded by long time horse racing Public Relations guru Bill Galvin. A percentage of purse winnings by the over 100 horses in the stable goes to the Standardbred Chaplaincy led by Chaplain Ken Carter.   

The Chaplaincy provides non-denominational spiritual, physical and human needs for people working in the horse racing business.

P L JADE is a three-year-old Majestic Son filly that has banked $4, 080 in 10 lifetime starts for Prince Lee Acres of Uxbridge. P L Jade is a 6-1 shot in the seventh race for trainer/driver Matt Dupuis and will score from post eight.

SILKY FLASHY NFAST has earned $80,505 lifetime for owner/trainer Ben Baillargeon and co-owner Diane Ingham. The Kadabra filly will score from post six with Mario Baillargeon at the controls of the 4-1 shot.

Post time for the Canada Day card of racing is set for 1:30 p.m. There will be contests, giveaways and an 8ft cake decorated like a Canadian Flag that will be cut and served to help celebrate Canada Day. The day will also feature a pari-mutual Racing Under Saddle race.

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RACING UNDER SADDLE SET FOR DRESDEN

 

June 28, cialis 2016 – (DRESDEN) – Friday afternoon’s Canada Day card of racing will feature something special for race fans in the ninth race as five riders will mount up and bring a wagering Racing Under Saddle race to Ontario’s Little Saratoga.

Racing Under Saddle is a combination of thoroughbred racing and standardbred racing that gained popularity in Europe and is growing in popularity.

The sport features standardbred horses that usually race with a driver and sulky with the twist of having a rider as they do in thoroughbred racing.

The five horse field features riders from across the world and will feature pari-mutual wagering.

Marit Valstad hails from Tondheim, Norway and has been racing under saddle since she was 18 and has worked with Standardbreds her whole life. Valstad will be aboard CALLIE MAGOO from post one.

The two horse is PRECIOUS PHOEBE for rider Sarah Town. Town has been riding since age six and calls Owen Sound Ontario Home.

CELEBRITY LEGACY will be guided be Alex Marion. Marion is from France and has been working with horses for most of his life.

Brittany Kennedy is the trainer and rider for number four E L Rock. Kennedy is from McGregor, Ontario and does double duty as a Registered Massage Therapist and horse trainer.

Chatham’s Evelyn Harms will ride number five SOUTHWIND ALICE. Harms works for harness trainer Bill Kirkpatrick.

SOUTHWIND ALICE and Harms are the 7-5 favourite while Kennedy and E L Rock are listed as the 5-2 second favourite.

The Canada Day card of racing that will feature a giant 8ft cake decorated as a Canadian Flag as well is many giveaways and contests. Post time is 1:30 p.m.

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OSS TROTTING FILLIES IN DRESDEN ON FRIDAY

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JUNE 27, check 2016 (DRESDEN) – The Canada Day Card of racing at Dresden Raceway will be headlined by five divisions of Ontario Sire Stakes Grassroots three year-old trotting fillies.

Locally owned TRUE MUSCLE is the 2-1 morning line favourite in the second race for star driver Jody Jamieson. The Muscle Mass filly has ten starts this season with one win and two seconds, banking over $19,000. The only time Jamieson has been paired with the filly she scored her only win at Mohawk Raceway.

TRUE MUSCLE is owned by Dover Centre’s Randy Zhok.

Jamieson isn’t the only big name scheduled to be in Dresden on Sunday as Jack Moiseyev will be in town with his own filly, MAGICAL VALENTINE. The Kadabra filly is the 7-5 favourite in the seventh race. Moiseyev has almost 9,800 career victories as a driver and has won over $131 million in purse earnings.

Top trainers Bob McIntosh and Jack Darling will square off in the first race as Darling sends the 8-5 favourite DEVILS ADVOCATE behind the gate from the rail while McIntosh sends hopeful TOUGH AFFAIR to post four with a 9-2 morning line.

The special card of racing will also feature a pari-mutual RUS (Riding Under Saddle) race in the ninth dash. Five entries will feature Standardbreds with riders instead of drivers similar to their thoroughbred cousins.

Canada Day will also feature many giveaways, contests and prizes as well as an 8ft cake decorated like a Canadian Flag.

Post time is set for 1:30 p.m.

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REAGAL BEAGLE WINS LITTLE GREEN JUG

 

JUNE 26, capsule 2016 – (DRESDEN) – Tyler Borth made no mistake in Sunday’s “Little Green Jug” at Dresden Raceway as he took REGAL BEAGLE right to the front and went wire-to-wire for the win.

Borth guided the four-year-old Stonebridge Regal horse around the local oval in fractions of 30.2, viagra 1:01.3, pharm 1:32.3 for a mile time of 2:02 flat. REGAL BEAGLE is owned by Diane and Larry Currie of Sarnia while the conditioner is Doug Currie.

NCUTSNBUTSNCOCONUTS was the race time favourite but broke for driver Dennis Duford as the horses were let go.

Morning line favourite JUSTINS DEERE finished second for Donnie Rankin Jr. while COUNTRY BARAN and Mark Williams paid on the show ticket.

Borth padded his lead as the top driver at Dresden by winning the last four races of the day.

The Ingersoll driver not only won with REGAL BEAGLE in the eight race but also visited the winner’s circle with MAGNUM SEELSTER in the seventh race, GEARS OF WAR in the ninth race and KELLY RAE in the 10th race.

Borth now has 15 wins while Andy Moore is second with nine wins while Chris Johnston is third with five victories on the year. Moore and Johnston each scored driving doubles today.

Almost 800 people marched through the gate betting a total handle of $20,024.

Racing continues Canada Day with a special card of racing with lots of contests and giveaways including the cutting and serving of an 8ft cake decorated like a Canadian Flag. Post time on Friday is 1:30 p.m.

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LITTLE GREEN JUG SET FOR SUNDAY

 

June 24, order treatment 2016 – (Dresden) – Delaware, Ohio is home to one of the best known and most exciting harness races in North America, the Little Brown Jug.

Dresden Raceway is ready to host the first annual “Little Green Jug” on Sunday.

The “Little Green Jug” is for everyday regular overnight horses as the conditions for this year’s race are Horses and Geldings who are Non-winners of $2,000 Lifetime (non-winners of a race in last five are allowed $3,000).

JUSTINS DEERE is the 8-5 morning line favourite for owner Larry Ainsworth of Petrolia. Ian Hyatt is the conditioner for the three-year-old Major In Art gelding who is driven by Donnie Rankin Jr.

NCUTSNBUTTSNCOCNUTS is the second favourite with Dennis Duford at the helm. The four-year-old roan Up Front Ben horse is owned by Rubeen Lilley of Dutton and John and Betty McKinnon of Glencoe while Fred Snelgrove is the trainer.

In other racing action on the day BIG DIVA will be looking for her third win in a row at Dresden Raceway for owner Sherri Abbott of Windsor, trainer Mike Roger and driver Brad Forward. BIG DIVA will have to beat Brittany Kennedy’s CALLMEINTHEMORNING in the 10th race to pick up her third win. CALLMEINTHEMORNING is driven by Andy Moore.

Patrons are asked to wear green on Sunday in honour of the “Little Green Jug” as there will be many giveaways and contests. Post time is 1:30 P.M.

 

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BORTH SCORES FIVE WINS AT DRESDEN

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DRESDEN (June 19, malady 2016) – Tyler Borth and Andy Moore were tied for the dash lead going into racing action today at Dresden Raceway. Not anymore. Tyler Borth proved that the 33 degree temperatures weren’t the hottest thing at Ontario’s Little Saratoga as he was at the controls for five winners on the afternoon at Dresden Raceway.

The Ingersoll tailsitter scored his first win with MAGNUM SEELSTER in the third race for owner/trainer Doug Currie of Brigden. The 11-year-old Intrepid Seelster gelding battled HOWDY PARTNER and Brad Forward down the lane for a win in 1:59.2.

BOONDOCK was the next win for Borth in the fourth race in 2:02.1. Borth is the condition and co-owner of the four-year-old Majestic Son gelding with Martin Hossack.

The 24-year-old driver rolled with DEX THE LAND in the fifth race to make it three wins in a row for owners Jim Napper and Peter Verstraete of Bothwell and trainer Cathy Gaudreau. The three-year-old Badlands Hanover filly went wire to wire in 2:01.2.

WINDSONG KANGO was Borth’s fourth trip to the winner’s circle in the seventh race as he came from off the pace with the five-year-old WIndsong Cruiser filly in 2:01 flat. WINDSONG KANGO is owned and trained by Diana McIntosh of Strathroy.

Borth wrapped up the Father’s Day card of racing by winning his fifth with the nine-year-old Thatll Be Me mare, search KELLY RAE in 1:59.2. KELLY RAE is owned by John and Sandra Lester of Lambton Shores and trained by co-owner John C. Lester.

Borth now leads the driver’s standings with 11 wins while Moore is second with seven while Alex Lilley and Brad Forward are tied for third with four wins each.

Donnie Rankin Jr. won two races on the day for a driving double.

The on track live handle at Dresden Raceway was $17,955.

FATHER’S DAY AT DRESDEN RACEWAY

 

(DRESDEN) – June 17, erectile 2016 – It will be a great Father’s Day at Dresden Raceway this Sunday afternoon. The first 50 fathers get a free Dresden Raceway hat featuring the new logo. All fathers in attendance will also have their names put into a draw for a BBQ.

The weather is expected to be top notch as PJ LUCKY LASS Looks for her fourth straight win at the local oval.

The four-year-old Camluck mare is undefeated at Dresden Raceway this year for driver Andy Moore. P J LUCKY LASS is the 8-5 favourite of the second race.

FORTUNE NEW MOON is also undefeated at Dresden for driver Brad Forward. The four-year-old Rambaran gelding is the 8-5 morning line favourite in the fifth race.

As usual there will be giveaways all afternoon at the track including Bombs From The Booth and the OLG Punch Out Game.

Post timed is slated for 1:30P.M.

CAT FOUR CRUISES TO DRESDEN RACEWAY CUP WIN

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DRESDEN (June 12, 2016) – CAT FOUR didn’t need nine lives Sunday as the 12-year-old Camotion gelding was the winner of the inaugural “Little Saratoga” Dresden Raceway Cup. Andy Moore went right to the front and cut out fractions of 28.4, 58, 1:28 and 1:58.2 with CAT FOUR who was claimed out of the race going back to Jim Watt’s stable for owner Alisha Williams.

The big bay gelding was claimed last week in Hanover by Derek Latour of Sarnia and raced out of Lloyd Mansfield’s stable today.

The Little Saratoga Dresden Raceway Cup is dubbed the “working horse’s race”. “We decided that regular overnight horses work just as hard and sometimes have more to overcome than some of the star horses that race in the big races like the North American Cup or the Little Brown Jug so we presented a trophy for a regular blue collar horse” explained Track announcer and PR man Gary Patterson.

MAGNUM SEELSTER was second for Tyler Borth while ON GOLDEN PONDER and Donnie Rankin paid the show price.

Moore and Brad Forward had the hot hands of the day as they each chalked up three winners. Moore hit the winner’s circle with P J LUCKY LASS, CAT FOUR and BIG IS BETTER while Forward’s winners included FORTUNE NEW MOON, LADY WITH A WEAPON and BIG DIVA.

Almost 720 people bet $19,751 on the picturesque day at the track.

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“LITTLE SARATOGA“ DRESDEN RACEWAY CUP SET FOR SUNDAY

“LITTLE SARATOGA“ DRESDEN RACEWAY CUP SET FOR SUNDAY

(DRESDEN) – June 10, viagra 40mg 2016 – Dresden Raceway`s first annual Little Saratoga Pace is set for this Sunday afternoon and it should be a dandy.

The Dresden Raceway Cup will feature Non-winners of $1, view 500 in their last three starts or Non-winners of $3,000 in their last five starts or $6,000 Claimers.

CAT FOUR is the morning line favourite at 2-1 while ON GOLDEN PONDER is the 8-5 second favourite.

CAT FOUR raced last week in Clinton, finishing first, but was placed second for a judges` violation. CAT FOUR was also claimed last week and is now owned by Derick Latour of Sarnia and trained by Leon Mansfield with Andy Moore in the bike.

The 12-year-old Camotion gelding has been the pace setter the last four trips and is expected to go to front for Moore out of the two hole.

ON GOLDEN PONDER, nailed down a third place finish last week at Dresden for owners Tom Jacobs, Dominic DeSantis and trainer Greg Price and is driven by Donnie Rankin Jr.

The five-year-old Ponder gelding is making just his second start after being laid off since February.

Post time for the 10 race card of racing is 1:30pm and as usual there will be contests and giveaways all day long.

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