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MTA Offering Informational Sem...

The Minnesota Thoroughbred Association announced  a pair of seminars open to the public this summer.  On June 10, the very popular “Morning With a Trainer” is back, giving participants the opportunity to spend a morning with a...

Hold for More, Honey’s S...

SHAKOPEE, MN – Minnesota bred stakes horses made their debut Saturday at Canterbury Park on a day more reminiscent of November than mid-May in a pair of $50,000 sprints. The 10,000 Lakes featured an attempted three-peat by Bourbon...

QUICK RESULTS: 10,000 Lakes &#...

The first two Minnesota bred stakes of the season were run at Canterbury Park today, a pair of $50,000 sprints featuring older horses. 10,000 LAKES  6 Furlongs   Dirt   1:11.19 Hold for More (Bravo/Mojica)     11.80     4.80   3.60 Bourbon...

Familiar Faces Dot 10,000 Lake...

Familiar Faces Dot 10,000 Lakes, Lady Slipper
SHAKOPEE, MN – The first Minnesota bred stakes races of the season are up at Canterbury Park on Saturday and a familiar cast of characters will take center stage in each. Both stakes are going six furlongs over the dirt and are worth...

Prairie Meadows Based Preaknes...

Altoona, IA – Prairie Meadows based Conquest Mo Money, runner up in both the Grade 3 Sunland Derby and Grade 1 Arkansas Derby, shipped to Pimlico yesterday for trainer Miguel Hernandez to take his shot at Grade 1 Preakness Stakes on May...

Rhone Batting 1.000 in Young M...

Rhone Batting 1.000 in Young Meet
Shakopee, MN – There is getting off to a good start.  There is getting off to a great start. Then there is getting off to a perfect start.  Two weekends into the 2017 season in Minnesota and Canterbury Park Hall of Fame trainer has sent...

Northeast Area Horse Racing (S...

PRESS RELEASE For Immediate Release The 2017 season at Northeast Area Horse Racing in Aberdeen, South Dakota kicks off on May 20th. Five exciting days of racing span two weekends at the historic Brown County oval. Full fields and 11 stakes...

Thoughtless, Shrewd Move Take ...

Thoughtless, Shrewd Move Take Derby Day Stakes at Canterbury
SHAKOPEE, MN – A pair of $50,000 dashes highlighted the Derby Day card at Canterbury Park on Saturday. Thoughtless, owned by Hugh Robertson and Barry Butzow, did not disappoint as the favorite, powering to a 3 1/4 length victory in the 5...

QUICK RESULT: Shrewd Move Upse...

Shrewd Move made a strong move in the lane and powered to victory in the $50,000 Paul Bunyan Stakes at Canterbury Park under jockey Nik Goodwin for trainer Dan McFarlane as the longest shot in the six horse field. Shrewd Move               ...

QUICK RESULT: Thoughtless Take...

Thoughtless (A. Canchari/M. Robertson) looked magnificent in the paddock and ran as well as she looked, thundering past the early leaders in the lane and drawing off to take the first stake of the season at Canterbury Park, the $50,000...
recent from Minnesota MTA Offering Informational Seminars
The Minnesota Thoroughbred Association announced  a pair of seminars open to the public this summer.  On June 10, the very popular “Morning With a Trainer” is back, giving participants the opportunity to spend a morning with a trainer and get a feel for what goes in to training a racehorse. In...
recent from Iowa Prairie Meadows Based Preakness Contender Heads to Baltimore
Altoona, IA – Prairie Meadows based Conquest Mo Money, runner up in both the Grade 3 Sunland Derby and Grade 1 Arkansas Derby, shipped to Pimlico yesterday for trainer Miguel Hernandez to take his shot at Grade 1 Preakness Stakes on May 20. “He’s going perfect,” Hernandez said after...
recent from Photo Essays Indian Horse Relay Races Celebrate Canterbury, Mystic Partnership
SHAKOPEE, MN – The Indian Horse Relays, run on Mystic Lake Derby Day at Canterbury Park, helped celebrate both the partnership between the Shakopee Mdewakanton Sioux Community and Canterbury Park as well a wonderful display of Native Culture. In addition to the relays, there was a Native Market in the...
recent from In the Paddock In the Paddock: Canterbury Paddock Analyst Brian Arrigoni
Shortly before the start of the 2016 Canterbury Park season, longtime paddock analyst Angela Hermann was offered the opportunity of a lifetime to call races at Golden Gate Fields leaving the racetrack with a void to fill. Opening weekend was audition time for the candidates to replace her: Candace Hare and...