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2022 Partnership Programs


Terminology: Partnership Programs – There will be a Partnership Program for each major yearling sale in 2022: Ohio Partnership Program Lexington Sale Partnership Program Ontario Partnership Program Harrisburg Sale Partnership Program Buckets – There will be one or more buckets in each Partnership Program. For example, there may be a $75,000 Bucket (buy-in is $750 …

Crantini unbeaten; TheStable sweeps three Stallion Series divisions


July 13, 2022 Washington, PA — Crantini idled while the field settled, then powered to the point and drew off late to keep his two-race career unblemished in Wednesday’s (July 13) $152,430 Pennsylvania Sire Stake at The Meadows. Kenobi captured the other split in the event, known as the Hickory Pride, for freshman colt and …

Crantini looks to double-up


July 12, 2022 If you could draw up a dream debut for your colt, it probably would look a lot like the race Crantini recoded in his first start. In a $35,000 Pennsylvania All Stars split at Pocono, the two-year-old trotter left alertly from post eight, found the pocket, then rolled to victory in a …

Banner day for TheStable.ca


GUELPH, ON — TheStable.ca celebrated an unprecedented seven wins on July 4, including a track record, series sweep and one of its flashiest victories to date. Perhaps the biggest winners of the day are the track photographers at the five tracks where the victories were secured for the fractional ownership operation. A total of 199 …

Spring Open House


GUELPH, ON — TheStable.ca’s annual Spring Open House will be held at Woodbine-Mohawk Park on Sunday, May 8. The event features brunch in the Mohawk Harvest Kitchen overlooking the track where TheStable.ca two-year-olds will train in sets. The sets will also be livestreamed on TheStable.ca website and social media. A list of the horses in …

L Dees Patrick wins Farwick Memorial final


Lebanon, OH — Anthony MacDonald, founder and manager of TheStable.ca fractional ownership groups, experienced a slight delay at the Canada-U.S. border crossing on Wednesday (April 6), but made it to Miami Valley Raceway just in time to accomplish his mission. If the delay gave him time to mull over his driving options with L Dees Patrick …

It takes confidence


By Marcia R Harmelink, DVM James MacDonald accepted the 2021 Keith Waples Driver of the Year Award during the O’Brien Awards virtual ceremony recently.  The thirty-six-year-old Guelph, Ontario driver led all drivers in Canada with the most wins, 304 (322 total in North America), and the most purse money won, $7,121,175 ($7,541,377 total in North …

TheStable.ca doubles-up in Miami Valley Series


OHIO — The Dr. Dan Farwick Memorial Series, one of seven “Lebanon Legends” late closers at Miami Valley Raceway this year, kicked off on Wednesday with three $17,500 divisions. Trotters with less than six pari-mutuel wins or under $60,000 in lifetime earnings were eligible to nominate to the series. Quickest winner was Roysons Punch (Brett Miller, $28.40), …

TheStable.ca buys slot in Mohawk Million


Woodbine Entertainment has revealed the names of the slot owners for the third edition of the Mohawk Million. TheStable.ca makes its debut in the buy-in with 46 freshman trotters currently in training which could potentially fill the slot. The Mohawk Million, to be raced on Saturday, Sept. 24 at Woodbine Mohawk Park, is an event for …

UFC’s Charles Oliveira partners with TheStable.ca


GUELPH, ON — Charles Oliveira, the reigning Lightweight Champion in the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) has joined in the ownership of 2021 Matron champion Threepointbluechip. The sophomore trotter is owned and conditioned by TheStable.ca in partnership with the colt’s breeder, Blue Chip Farms — which sponsored Oliveira’s match race against Tim Tetrick at Yonkers Raceway …