Steady Growth S.

Race 8 at Woodbine on June 17, 2012

  • STK
  • 1 1/16 miles
  • All Weather Track
  • $122,338
  • 3 yo's & up
  • 8:00 PM
  • 1:44.62
Order of Finish

4YO Gelding

  • J:Luis Contreras
  • T:Michael P. De Paulo
  • B:Gardiner Farms Limited
  • O:Andrews, Dennis, Lazaruk, Sandra and Giffin, Rob and Roberta
  • Margin:2
  • TrueNicks: D
  • Sire: Philanthropist , Chestnut, 2001. Lifetime: 232 yearlings sold, median $14,217.
  • Broodmare Sire: Hail the Ruckus , Bay, 1983.
  • Sale History: 2009 ONTCYR, $15,783.

4YO Colt

  • J:Eurico Rosa Da Silva
  • T:Roger L. Attfield
  • B:Cavendish Investing Ltd.
  • O:Harlequin Ranches
  • Margin:4
  • TrueNicks: A
  • Sire: Best of the Bests (IRE) , Chestnut, 1997. Lifetime: 109 yearlings sold, median $7,291.
  • Broodmare Sire: Bold n' Flashy , Bay, 1989.
  • Sale History: 2009 ONTCYR, $21,353.


My Way Only  – Cherokee Chick

6YO Horse

  • J:Patrick Husbands
  • T:Carlos Grant
  • B:Heste Sport Inc
  • O:Fieldstone Farms
  • Margin:½
  • TrueNicks: NR
  • Sire: My Way Only , Bay, 1998. Lifetime: 3 yearlings sold, median $1,138.
  • Broodmare Sire: Cherokee Fellow , Bay, 1972.
  • Sale History: 2007 ONTCYR, $1,138.

Sky of Grey

Parisianprospector  – Keep the Queen

5YO Gelding

  • J:Slade Callaghan
  • T:Carlos Grant
  • B:John Carey
  • O:Fieldstone Farms

Crown's Path

Trajectory  – Crown's Believer

4YO Colt

  • J:Todd Kabel
  • T:Gregory de Gannes
  • B:J.M. Stritzl Stables, Inc.
  • O:J. M. Stritzl Stable


Niigon  – Eclipse Bay

4YO Colt

  • J:Emma-Jayne Wilson
  • T:Paul Attard
  • B:Chiefswood Stables Limited
  • O:Chiefswood Stable

Opening Meet

Trajectory  – Classic Blonde

4YO Gelding

  • J:Gerry Olguin
  • T:Robert Earl Barnett
  • B:Dawn Hughes
  • O:Tallyho Racing Ltd.

One Big Gator

One Way Love  – Alligator Belly

4YO Colt

  • J:Justin Stein
  • T:John A. Ross
  • B:Chris Prentice & Rick Lewis
  • O:Jam Jar Racing Stable
Keeneland Sales Graduate denotes Keeneland Sales Graduate
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    Valedictory Distance Just Right for Turkish

    Favored Turkish gave longtime owner Lawrence Cordes an early Christmas gift when he held on to win the marathon-distance Valedictory Stakes (Can-III) on closing day of the 2014 meet at Woodbine.

  • Pender Harbour

    Pender Harbour Enters Valedictory Marathon

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  • Hunters Bay wins the Dominion Day Stakes.

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  • Never Retreat

    Never Retreat Canada's Horse of the Year

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