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Down The Stretch Podcast is the first podcast to deal completely with all three breeds racing in Ontario. The Down The Stretch podcast, starting January 20, will be available on Spotify, Apple, Google, I Heart Radio and wherever you get your favourite podcasts.
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Ajax Downs Press Releases

2021 News & Press Releases

Nine-year-old Fiesty Icon is King of the Gridiron Gallop – Oct 20 2021
Stakes stars Fiesty Icon and Maryland Magic get their first try at 110-yards in the Gridiron Gallop on October 20 –Oct 18 2021
Picov Maturity winner Firing Red Jess Takes Oct. 13 at Ajax Downs –Oct 13 2021
Night Fishn Looks to Reel In Rivals in Ajax Downs Feature Oct. 13 – Oct 11 2021
SW The Redeemer, Lethal Tres Seis Win Alex Picov Futurity Trials; Spy for the Senate Completes Distance Series – Oct 6 2021
Trials for $100,000 Alex Picov Memorial Futurity Set for October 6 – Oct 4 2021
Streakinlilwagon Races to Picov Derby Victory; ‘Ivory’ Takes Maturity – Sept 29 2021
Streakinlilwagon Favoured for Re-Scheduled $61,020 Picov Derby, Sept. 29 – Sept 27 2021
Streakinlilwagon Looks to Continue Streak in $61,020 Picov Derby – Sept 20 2021
First Cold Wave Sizzles in $65,520 Ontario Sires Stakes Futurity –Sept 15 2021
First Cold Wave Favoured in $60,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Futurity – Sept 13 2021
Maryland Magic upsets $20,760 Sprint Series; Cory Spataro has second straight four-win day –Sept 8 2021
Jess a Sweet Surprize Seeks Sweep of Sprint Series – Sept 6 2021
Picov Derby Trials Set Up for Fantastic Final – Sept 1 2021

Top 3-Year-Olds Battle in Picov Derby Trials at Ajax Downs – Aug 30 2021

Jason Pascoe Juveniles Win Both Trials for Ontario Sires Stakes Futurity at Ajax Downs – Aug 25 2021

Sixteen 2-year-olds in two Time Trials for $60,000-added Ontario Sires Stakes Futurity August 25 – Aug 23 2021

Feisty Icon Bounces Back to Take $42,120 Ontario Sires Stakes Maturity – Aug 18 2021

 

Firing Red Jess Looks to Double Up in $42,120 Ontario Sires Stakes Maturity at Ajax Downs, Aug. 18 – Aug 16 2021

 

Countryfried Chicken takes Ontario Bred Derby; champion Had to Be Ivory Sets Track Record in Distance Series – Aug 11 2021

Competitive Field of 10 Set for $57,060 Ontario Bred Derby – Aug 9 2021

 

Night Leader Scores 8 to 1 Upset in $61,020 Ontario Bred Futurity at Ajax Downs – Aug 4 2021

Ontario Bred Two-Year-Olds Compete in $61,020 Futurity – Aug 2 2021

 

Exciting Ontario Bred Derby Trials Set Up for Fabulous $55,000 Final on Aug. 11 – July 28 2021

AQHA Article – Second-Career Star: Grabin Courage

Nineteen Starters Compete in Two Trials for $50,000 Ontario Bred Derby – July 26 2021

Track record-setting victory for Jess a Sweet Suprize in the $19,890 Sprint Series – July 21 2021

Country Boy 123, Jess a Sweet Suprize Meet in Sprint Series #2 – July 19 2021

Jessaprimadonna Struts Her Stuff in $51,660 Princess Derby at Ajax Downs – July 14 2021

Ice Cream Cartel Will Try to Lick the Competition in $51,660 Princess Derby – July 12 2021

Fans Permitted at Ajax Downs Beginning July 7 for Picov Maturity Day – July 5 2021

Ice Cream Cartel and Jessaprimadonna Take Princess Derby Trials – June 30 2021

Trials for $50,000 Princess Derby Set for June 30 at Ajax Downs – June 28 2021

Spy for the Senate Upsets the Champions, Helen Vanek Rides 4 Winners – June 23 2021

Feisty Icon and Had to Be Ivory, the last two Ajax Downs Horses of the Year, Square Off – June 20, 2021

Ajax Downs Opens 2021 Quarter Horse Season, Jockey Isaacs Wins First 3 Races of Career – June 16 2021

Familiar faces, new faces mark the return of the Quarter Horses to Ajax Downs 2021 –June 13 2021

 


2020 News & Press Releases
Jess Carolinas Award Takes $54,650 OSS Derby; Walton Captures Jockey Title at Ajax Downs for 2020 – Oct 26 2020
$54,650 Ontario Sired Stakes Derby Highlights Huge Final Day of Ajax Downs Season – Oct 23 2020
Hanover Hill Theresa Takes $64,700 Ontario Sired Stakes Futurity for Picov Cattle Company – Oct 19 2020
Bogie Wheels Looks to Speed Away in the $60,000 Ontario Sired Futurity Monday at Ajax Downs –Oct 16 2020
Fiesty Icon Upsets Country Boy 123 in $54,650 Alex Picov Memorial Championship – Oct 12 2020
Country Boy 123 goes for 4th straight Alex Picov Memorial Championship Monday, Oct. 12 – Oct 9 2020
Streakinlilwagon rolls to big win over colts in $115,600 Alex Picov Memorial Futurity – Oct 5 2020
$100,000 Alex Picov Futurity Showcases Ontario’s Top 2-Year-Olds –Oct 2 2020
EC Greys Anatomy Wins Wild Finish – Countrys Comin Bac springs 10 to 1 Upset in Ontario Bred Maturity – Sept 28 2020
One Kool Dynasty, Eazy Street Square Off in $50,000 Picov Derby – Plus $40,000 Ontario Bred Maturity Final  – Sept 25 2020
Jockey Cory Spataro Rides 5 Straight Winners and Country Boy 123 Wins Again – Sept 21 2020
Country Boy 123, Canada’s Richest Quarter Horse Goes for 27th Win in Monday’s Feature – Sept 18 2020
Fillies Streakinlilwagon, Ah Candyland win Trials for $100,000 Alex Picov Memorial Futurity Final on Big Day at Ajax Downs –Sept 14 2020
Six Time Trials for Three Stakes Races Highlight Huge 10-race Card – Sept 11 2020
Tony Phillips Rides 4 Winners, Owner James Bogar Wins 3 On Labour Day – Sept 7 2020
From 0 to 60 in the Gridiron Gallop! Quarter Horse racing at Ajax Downs returns to Monday schedule – Sept 3 2020
Hanover Hill Chalsee wins Ontario Bred Derby for Picov Cattle Company – Sept 2 2020
A Dynasty in the Making?  $56,300 Ontario Bred Derby Headlines Sept. 2 Race Day at Ajax Downs – Aug 31 2020 
Twixt of Fate Lands $66,000 Ontario Bred Futurity by a Nose -Aug 26 2020
Twixt of Fate Headlines $66,000 Ontario Bred Futurity Wednesday – Aug 24 2020
Hanover Hill Chalsee, One Kool Dynasty win Ontario Bred Derby Trials;Country Boy 123 sails to second easy win in a week –Aug 19 2020
Ontario Bred Derby Trials Wednesday and Country Boy 123 headlines Sprint Series – Aug 17 2020
Country Boy 123 returns home a winner; Streakinlilwagon Captures $16,000 QROOI Overnight Dash –Aug 12 2020
Country Boy 123 Makes First 2020 Ajax Downs Appearance/ 2-Year-Olds Compete in QROOI Overnight Feature – Aug 10 2020
Ontario-bred One Kool Dynasty captures $54,550 Princess Derby; Shake It Twice wins thrilling Ontario Sired Stakes Maturity – Aug 5 2020
Who will win the Princess Derby, Plus Ontario Sired Maturity, Trials for Ont. Bred Futurity – Aug 3 2020
Don Reid Returns to the Winner’s Circle with Marianita CSJ – July 29 2020
$18,000 Overnight Series Offers Big Payday for Ontario Quarter Horse Owners – July 26 2020
Virtuosi, Tempting First Dash win Princess Derby Trials, 10 finalists set for Aug. 5 – July 22 2020
Princess Derby Trials Headline Big Card at Ajax Downs July 22 – July 19 2020
Cassandra Jeschke Rides Three Winners Including the 150th of Career – July 15 2020
One Famous Glass, Horse of the Year 2013, Returns to Ajax Downs – July 12 2020
‘Spy’ Sizzles in Distance Series Stakes; 3 wins for Pontypool’s Pascoe – July 8 2020
It’s Magic Time; Three-race Distance Series Begins July 8 – July 5 2020
Had to Be Ivory Wins Thrilling Renewal of Picov Maturity – July 2 2019
Fiesty Icon Rolls to 18th Career Victory and New Owners Syndicate Has Big Win – June 24 2020
Fiesty Icon and Ghost Pines Continue Rivalry – June 22 2020
‘Ivory’ Towers Over Rivals On a Super Day of Racing at Ajax Downs – June 17 2020
Horse of the Year Had to Be Ivory Returns – June 14 2020
The Quarter Horses Are Back in Town! – June 10 2020
Racing Returns to Ajax Downs! Quarter Horses are Back June 10 – June 5 2020
51st season of Ajax Downs Quarter Horse Racing Set for June 10, 2020 – May 25 2020
QROOI/Ajax Downs Press Release – March 24th 2020

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50th Anniversary Press Release By: Jennifer Morrison – Ajax Downs 2019
HUGE 50TH YEAR COMING UP AT AJAX DOWNS – Feb 16 2019


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