Smile wins 1986 BC Sprint


SPECTACULAR TWO DAYS OF WAGERING TO FEATURE TWO $1 MINIMUM BREEDERS’ CUP ULTRA PICK SIXES, 50-CENT PICK 4S, 10-CENT ‘SUPERS’ AND PICK 5 BETS NBCSN to Televise Wagering Program October 27 The Breeders' Cup announced the wagering menu and post times for the 32nd Breeders' Cup World Championships, to be held on … [Read More...]

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Treve remains on course for third Arc……watch and wager Oct. 4 at Canterbury

The Arc de Triomphe will be held this Sunday, Oct. 4, with the first race beginning at 7:00 am.  You can watch and wager at Canterbury. We will have the coffee on! Treve, winner of the 2013 and 2014 Arc, will defend her title. She crushed foes in France Sept. 13 and is the early favorite in … [Read More...]

Wild Again wins 1984 Breeders' Cup Classic

Countdown to the Breeders’ Cup World Championships

provided by Breeders' Cup Santa Anita Opens with Major Qualifiers toward Breeders’ Cup The calm before the storm is over; the final countdown to the Breeders’ Cup has begun. Over the next two weekends, no fewer than 24 “Win and You’re In” automatic qualifiers for racing’s signature … [Read More...]

2014 Keeneland Press Conference announcing the arrival of 2015 Breeders' Cup at Keeneland

Countdown to the Cup and Perfect Pick this weekend

  Countdown to the Cup Saturday The free-to-enter Countdown to the Cup Handicapping Contest continues Saturday with racing from Santa Anita. Featured are five Grade 1 events including the Zenyatta Stakes where super-mare Beholder is expected to start. Last Saturday the Countdown … [Read More...]


Countdown to the Cup Contest begins Saturday

The annual free-to-enter Countdown to the Cup Handicapping Tournament begins Saturday. More than $7,000 in weekly and overall prize money will be awarded. The contest is offered each Saturday from Sept. 19 through Oct. 24. Points are awarded based on mutuel payouts of each contestant’s … [Read More...]



Learn more about off-the-track-thoroughbreds and how you can help ex-racehorses find a second career.     For more information go to CANTER MN   … [Read More...]

Hold for More - 2015 Horse of the Meet

Hold for More-2015 Horse of the Year

  Canterbury Park’s 2015 divisional champions: ·         Horse of the Year – Hold for More (owner: Dale Schenian; trainer: Francisco Bravo) ·         Three-Year-Old Colt or Gelding–Hold for More  (owner: Dale Schenian; trainer: F. Bravo) ·         Sprinter – Bourbon County … [Read More...]

STORMATION - Shakopee Juvenile Stakes - 09-12-15 - R09 - CBY - 006


BY JIM WELLS There are lasting images, highlighted by the glow of a warm autumnal sun, of the 2015 thoroughbred meet that wound up Saturday with the 70th day of racing, the most since 1992. It was the kind of spectacular afternoon that gives us an excuse for living here on the northern … [Read More...]

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The curtain comes down Saturday on another season, on 70 days of racing, the longest meet since 1992, with a new riding champion and a repeat training champ. There were trailers already in the stable area Friday morning awaiting their cargo at the conclusion of this final day, these last 11 … [Read More...]


Katelin Willey

By Kristin Bechthold Apprentice jockey Katelin Willey started racing in February of 2015 at Turf Paradise in Phoenix. She began riding full-time two months ago after coming to Canterbury Park to ride for trainer Valorie Lund. Willey started riding horses when she was young. Though she … [Read More...]

A P IS LOOSE - Wally's Choice Minnesota Classic Championship - 09-06-15 - R09 - CBY - 006

Final Three Days of 2015 Live Racing Begin Thursday

Free admission and Food Truck Festival cap longest meet since 1992 Canterbury Park completes its 70-day race meet, the longest at the Shakopee, Minn. racetrack since 1992, with live racing Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Free admission will be offered each day. A Food Truck Festival … [Read More...]

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