Keyword: Jim McAleney

  • Caren wins the 2016 Wonder Where Stakes at Woodbine for her second Canadian filly classic victory

    Caren Wins Wonder Where Gate to Wire

    Robert Marzilli's Caren, patiently handled by jockey Jesse Campbell, made the lead and never looked back en route to a comfortable score in the $250,000 Wonder Where Stakes, the third leg of the Canadian Triple Tiara, at Woodbine Aug. 7.

  • Tu Endie Wei and Jim McAleney take the Seaway Stakes at Woodbine.

    Tu Endie Wei Too Tough for Roxy Gap in Seaway

    Back on her favorite track, Tu Endie Wei engaged 1-2 favorite Roxy Gap along the inside and refused to give way en route to a one-length victory in the $170,843 Seaway Stakes (Can-III) at Woodbine Sept. 1.

  • Hollywood Hit

    Hollywood Hit Ready for Kennedy Road

    Hollywood Hit, Canada's defending champion sprinter, will try for his third stakes win this year as he takes on five rivals in the Kennedy Road Stakes (Can-III) over Woodbine's synthetic surface Saturday, Nov. 19.

  • Stormy Lord wins the Connaught Cups Stakes.

    Stormy Lord Reigns Over Connaught Cup

    Relishing the soft condition of Woodbine's turf course, Stormy Lord led every step of the way to take the $172,802 Connaught Cup (Can-IIT) for the first graded stakes victory of his career May 29.

  • Tribal Belle holds off Simply Splendid to take the Seaway at Woodbine.

    Tribal Belle Gets First Stakes Win in Seaway

    Front-running Tribal Belle held off the hard-charging favorite Simply Splendid by a diminishing neck to register her first stakes score for sizzling trainer Terry Jordan in the $141,879 Seaway Stakes (Can-III) at Woodbine Sept. 5.

  • Juliet's Spirit (right) holds off After the Applause to take the Ontario Debutante Stakes.

    Juliet's Spirit Takes Ontario Debutante

    Favored Juliet's Spirit, a 2-year-old bay daughter of Exchange Rate, is now three for three, after capturing the $142,795 Ontario Debutante Stakes by a head at Woodbine Aug. 16.

  • The Niagara Queen drives to victory in the Dance Smartly.

    The Niagara Queen Rules Dance Smartly

    The Niagara Queen was able to milk a slow pace in the $333,205 Dance Smartly Stakes (Can-II) and bounced away from the upset-minded Sprung in the stretch to win over the Woodbine turf course July 12.

  • Nicki Knew Surprises in Bison City Win

    Nicki Knew closed from the back of the pack under Jim McAleney to spring a 7-1 surprise in the $248,143 Bison City Stakes at Woodbine June 29, the second leg of the Triple Tiara for Canadian-foaled 3-year-old fillies.

  • Vestrey Lady Rides Again in La Lorgnette

    Harlequin Ranches' Vestrey Lady, ridden by Jim McAleney, made every pole a winning one in Saturday's featured $134,400 La Lorgnette Stakes at Woodbine.

  • Woodbine YSS Doubles for McAleney, Jones, Richards

    Jim McAleney and Jono Jones recorded riding doubles, Lorne Richards had the training double and Barbeau Ruckus was the only repeat winner, during the 2006 edition of Woodbine's Yearling Sales Stakes day on Monday.

  • Judiths Wild Rush Romps to Vigil Repeat

    Judiths Wild Rush, Canada's champion sprinter in 2005, made it back-to-back wins in the $150,000 Vigil Stakes (Can-III) at Woodbine on Saturday with a four-length score.

  • Judiths Wild Rush Captures Jacques Cartier

    Canada's reigning champion sprinter Judiths Wild Rush won Woodbine's first stakes event of the year, Saturday's $125,000 Jacques Cartier Stakes for older sprinters.

  • Swynford 'Bears' Repeating at Woodbine

    Owner Bear Stables Ltd. notched its second juvenile stakes victory in as many weekends at Woodbine on Sunday when Bear Character upset in the $132,750 Swynford Stakes at seven furlongs.

  • No Catching Bear's Kid in Summer Stakes

    Outsider Bear's Kid got loose on the front end and ran to victory in the $241,199 Summer Stakes (Can-II) for 2-year-olds going a mile on a soft turf Sunday at Woodbine.

  • Gold Strike A Nugget in Woodbine Oaks

    Harlequin Ranches' homebred Gold Strike overpowered the field in the $502,000 Labatt Woodbine Oaks Sunday to become the first Manitoba-bred to win Canada's premier event for sophomore fillies since the Oaks began in 1956.

  • Gold Strike Hits Pay Dirt in Selene Stakes

    Gold Strike, bred and owned by Harlequin Ranches, drew off in the stretch to take Sunday's $280,400 Selene Stakes (Can-III) for 3-year-old fillies at Woodbine in impressive fashion.

  • I Thee Wed Wins Nearctic Calvary Charge

    Pin Oak Stable's I Thee Wed, the second-longest shot on the board, captured the $282,750 Nearctic Handicap (Can-II) for turf sprinters Sunday at Woodbine.

  • Slew Valley Slays Wando in King Edward

    Slew Valley, expertly ridden by Jim McAleney, collared Shoal Water in the final sixteenth and outfought his rival to the wire, scoring a neck victory in Saturday's $324,300 King Edward Breeders' Cup (Can-II) on the Woodbine turf.

  • Time Of War Ambushes Sir Barton Foes

    Time Of War, owned by Steve Stavro's Knob Hill Stable, shocked not only fans, but his trainer as well when he crossed the wire first at 22-1 in Saturday's $128,500 Sir Barton Stakes at Woodbine.

  • Ontheqt No Secret in Fanfreluche Romp

    The only thing in front of Ontheqt in Sunday's $159,900 Fanfreluche Stakes for 2-year-old fillies at Woodbine was the finish line.

  • Smoocher Kisses Grey Cup Foes Goodbye

    Smoocher kissed his competition goodbye with an impressive closing effort in Sunday's $277,250 Grey Breeders' Cup Stakes (Can-II) at Woodbine.

  • Connaught Starts Canada's Turf Stakes Season

    Jockey Constant Montpellier will have his first opportunity to test the Woodbine turf course in 2003 aboard Stage Classic in the $173,550 Connaught Cup Stakes (Can-III) Saturday.

  • Elusive Thought Proves Tough Target in Fury

    Elusive Thought wasted little time in getting the jump on her five rivals in winning Sunday's $162,750 Fury Stakes for 3-year-old Canadian-bred fillies at Woodbine.

  • Sheila's Prospect Hangs On in Bessarabian

    Sheila's Prospect held off a late flurry of challengers to capture Woodbine's $175,300 Bessarabian Stakes (gr. III), with jockey Jim McAleney aboard, on Wednesday night.

  • Determined Buffalo Jump Wins Glorious Song

    While trainer Josie Carroll questioned how Buffalo Jump would handle an off track, she got the answer she was hoping for in Sunday's $164,750 Glorious Song Stakes for 2-year-old fillies at Woodbine.

  • Maple Leaf Distance Suits Small Promises

    Small Promises is much like the Energizer bunny made famous in a series of well known television commercials – she just keeps going and going and going.

  • Maple Leaf Distance Suits Small Promises

    Small Promises is much like the Energizer bunny made famous in a series of well known television commercials – she just keeps going and going and going.