Woodbine boosts purses for select claiming events

Woodbine boosts purses for select claiming events

First condition book of 2022 to be released Friday

TORONTO, March 3, 2022 – Woodbine Entertainment today announced a purse increase for select claiming events this upcoming season at Woodbine Racetrack.

The 2022 Thoroughbred season will see a 20 per cent purse boost for $5,000 to $20,000 claiming races. The boost will bring the purse for a $5,000 Maiden Claiming event up to $20,500 (including Ontario Sired and Bred bonuses).

Woodbine will release its first condition book for the upcoming season this Friday. All condition books and other relevant information from the Woodbine Race Office is available at www.Woodbine.com/Horsepeople/.

The 2022 Thoroughbred season at Woodbine Racetrack is scheduled to begin on Saturday, April 16.

Mark McKelvie
Mark McKelvie Sr. Manager Communications, Woodbine Entertainment


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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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