Woodbine announces purse increase

Woodbine announces purse increase

TORONTO, September 29, 2022 – Woodbine Entertainment today announced a purse increase for Thoroughbred racing at Woodbine Racetrack.

Effective Thursday, October 13, Woodbine will boost purses by 10 per cent for all overnight races (not including Maiden Allowance Races). The starters bonus will also rise from $400 to $500.

These changes will be reflected in Condition Book 9.

Live racing continues every Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday at Woodbine through December 11. For the latest information on live racing at Woodbine, visit Woodbine.com or follow @WoodbineTB and @WoodbineSB on Twitter.

Mark McKelvie
Mark McKelvie Sr. Manager Communications, Woodbine Entertainment


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About Woodbine Entertainment

Woodbine Racetrack is Canada’s home the biggest and most exciting thoroughbred races. Located in Toronto, Woodbine Racetrack typically operates thoroughbred racing from April through December. Premier races include the longest continuously ran horse race in North America, The Queen’s Plate, Breeders Cup win and you’re in races the Woodbine Mile, Summer and Natalma Stakes, along with the fan-favourite Canadian International Stakes. 

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