Calgary Race Track Announcement
December 4, 2013
Woodbine should have saved a couple of those 6,000 gallons of mineral oil that was poured onto the polydirt for their starting gate.
Black Friday and Boxing Day have more in common than shopping.
6,000 gallons of mineral oil poured unto the polydirt at Woodbine last week.
The Ennead knows that Phil appreciates when owners spend some time and use some imagination in naming their thoroughbred race horses.
Phil bundled up and headed out to shovel the 20 centimetres of intermittent flurries from his driveway with that favourite Alberta winter song playing in his head: Walking in a winter wonder why the hell I still live here land.
Phil’s title may be boring today but there’s a touch more quality simulcast action on tap this weekend.
You can always tell when Remembrance Day is nigh as every sporting event across North America troops out a few veterans for display.
After the excitement of last weekend’s Breeders’ Cup this weekend is like Boxing Day without the sales and the turkey leftovers and Santa Anita’s opening day.