Chantal Sutherland Will Highlight Ontario Racing’s Plight On Conan O’Brien Show, July 31

After making her heartfelt plea to save Ontario’s horse racing industry last week, Canadian-born jockey Chantal Sutherland will continue her Lady Godiva-esque quest to bring attention to Ontario government’s decision to end its partnership with horse racing to a different audience. On Tuesday night, Sutherland will be appearing on Conan O’Brien’s late night TV show […] Read more »

OHRIA Unveils Its Plan For The Future of Horse Racing In Ontario, OMAFRA Panel To Review

The result of weeks of hard work by the OHRIA Task Force is evident with the recent release of the Plan For The Future of the Ontario Horse Racing and Breeding Industry. To prepare the Plan, OHRIA created a Task Force and retained the highly respected Stanley Sadinsky. The attached Plan has been approved unanimously […] Read more »

Runciman Says Industry Needs To Take Stronger Action To Fight Slots At Racetracks Termination

Ontario Conservative Senator Bob Runciman hosted a media conference on Saturday, July 21 at Georgian Downs to highlight the negative economic impacts and significant job losses that will come from the Ontario Liberal government’s decision to end the Slots-At-Racetracks program next March. “This is ill thought out,” stated Runciman of the decision to end the […] Read more »

Ed James Unveils Ontario Liberal Government’s Smoking Gun In Follow-Up Toronto Star Ad

Businessman and standardbred owner Ed James has followed up his provocative self-sponsored full page ad in The Toronto Star in May with another jab at the Ontario Liberal Government for scrapping the Slots at Racetracks program. James says he has finally figured out the rationale behind the government’s move to scuttle some 60,000 racing-related jobs. […] Read more »