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Enoch Cree Nation hopes to bring horse racing to community west of Edmonton

With horse racing leaving Northlands at the end of 2016, the Enoch Cree Nation hopes to bring horse racing to the community.

Horse Racing Alberta recently put out a call for “expressions of interest” to organizations who would be interested in owning and operating an “A” class horse racing track in or near Edmonton. 202 more words


What does it take to win?

Saturday’s Preakness really showed what it takes to win a horse race.  Of course you have to start out with a really good horse, but there is so much more to winning a race.   405 more words

Horse Racing

Favorite Sights: The Nurburgring, Porche, and Mercedes Benz.

I have a need for speed; two or four wheels – it doesn’t matter as long as it can go fast.  Thankfully my travel companion for my latest adventure to Europe did as well and we decided to dedicate a good portion of our trip to our love of all things fast.   1,006 more words


Silver race track

The photo shows a tarpaulin previously covering the pool and now stretched out to dry. (The pool isn’t uncovered yet, though; there was another tarpaulin underneath.) 51 more words

Living In Italy

Jacques Villeneuve leads tour of new race track near Oliver

NEAR OLIVER – Dozens of people got a glimpse into what Canadian racing legend, Jacques Villeneuve and his partners hope will become the first motorsport country club in Canada. 322 more words


Horse racing season kicks off at Assiniboia Downs

WINNIPEG — The race track at Assiniboia Downs is ready for its 59th season.

Manitobans can expect to see more than 600 horses on site until the middle of September. 149 more words


The Cloister - Sunday Photo Fiction

Sunday Photo Fiction is a weekly challenge presented by my old friend Al Forbes.
The idea is to write a short story (200 word max) inspired by what you see in his picture (below). 321 more words

Sound Bite Fiction