15. MEDIA

Down the Stretch for June 14, 2021 Down The Stretch Podcast   Harness racing and thoroughbred racing resumed in Ontario and we have highlights from the first cards. There’s a new slanted starting gate at Mohawk and Bill McClinchey, Woodbine’s Director of racing explains the change. We chat with veteran driver Jody Jamieson who hated it when the 10-horse started behind the 1, and trainer Carmen Auciello gives us 5 horses ready to win, but it’s the one he didn’t… Read More »

Down the Stretch for June 7, 2021 Down The Stretch Podcast Both standardbred and thoroughbred racing resume in Ontario over the next two weeks and Queen’s Plate winning jockey Daisuke Fukumoto finally has his license approved, thanks to the diligent work of his agent Pram Seebah. The 153rd running of the Belmont may have proved that Essential Quality is the best three year-old in North America. Medina Spirit’s second test came back positive and there was nothing positive for trainer… Read More »

Down the Stretch for May 31, 2021 Down The Stretch Podcast That was a monster, gutsy win at Churchill by Queen’s Plate Champion, Mighty Heart and it’s just one of many victories in the U.S. by Canadian horsepeople. We’ve got McNair, McClure, MacDonald, Zeron and Auciello attached to winning harness races. We have Chantal Sutherland producing a $21.40 winner at Gulfstream. Should Canadian horse racing have a lottery-type game attached? Comments on that from author Robin Dawson and Woodbine CEO… Read More »

Down the Stretch for May 24, 2021 Down The Stretch Podcast The Provincial Government has finally relented and allowed racing to resume. Woodbine’s new Chief Commercial Officer, Michael Copeland discusses that and other issues. Trevor Henry, Mark MacDonald, James MacDonald, Doug McNair and Scott Zeron continue to show our neighbours to the south how to drive standardbreds and we have an abundance of evidence. The podcast suffers when we don’t run Chantal Sutherland winning, so suffice it to say, we’re… Read More »

Ponies 24-7 The Radio Magazine – 2021 – 07 – 10 | Mark Casse / Steve Fitzsimmons Marc Casse one of the great Thoroughbred Trainers in Racing today. General Manager of Hanover Raceway and HBBAS……Play-by-Play Voice of the Guelph Storm on Rogers TV……Councilor for Town of Hanover.  

Ponies 24-7 The Radio Magazine – 2021 – 06 – 19 | Flo Geroux / Jamie Martin Hosted by Jim Lang & Larry Simpson, Ponies 24-7 covers horse racing from Woodbine and Mohawk Park and other Ontario tracks, and features coverage of the major races in the U.S. and around the world. From the latest news and developments to handicapping that weekend’s big Stakes races, Ponies 24-7 is a sure bet on 105.9 The Region, brought to you by Woodbine… Read More »

Ponies 24-7 The Radio Magazine – 2021 – 06 – 12 | Jim Lawson / Ray Arsenault Hosted by Jim Lang & Larry Simpson, Ponies 24-7 covers horse racing from Woodbine and Mohawk Park and other Ontario tracks, and features coverage of the major races in the U.S. and around the world. From the latest news and developments to handicapping that weekend’s big Stakes races, Ponies 24-7 is a sure bet on 105.9 The Region, brought to you by Woodbine… Read More »

PONIES 24/7 – Today at 8:30 am – Joining @JimLangSports and Larry Simpson is the owner of Rocket Ship LaunchPad Racing, Brook Smith & Chief Commercial Officer of Woodbine Entertainment Michael Copeland @Ponies247 @WoodbineTB https://soundcloud.com/user-338287287/ponies-24-7-the-radio-magazine-2021-06-26?utm_source=clipboard&utm_campaign=wtshare&utm_medium=widget&utm_content=https%253A%252F%252Fsoundcloud.com%252Fuser-338287287%252Fponies-24-7-the-radio-magazine-2021-06-26

Check out the latest Ponies247 Radio Show! This week, Woodbine trainer Josie Carroll joins us. Also on the show, we have Elissa Blowe, who speaks to us about a great new racing initiative, Ontario Racing’s HORSE RACING OWNERSHIP 101 Virtual Seminars. Listen here! https://tinyurl.com/357h6dn9  

#PONIES247 Hey everyone listen to the replay of Saturdays @ponies247 Radio Show @JimLangSports http://tinyurl.com/ybu3mrmp talking with two of the greats in Ontario. #FEMALEPOWER @EJWilson81 2020 Harness Driving Champ @BobMcClure2 plus a great shoutout for @FansHorseRacing