June 2023

As Tough As Nails

Class of 2022 - Shadow Play

After what was an average two-year-old campaign, Dr. Ian Moore and partners almost sold Shadow Play - but they’re glad they didn’t. Learn why,

From Meager Beginnings To 'The Hall'

Class of 2022 - Gilles Gendron

Growing up poor, Gilles Gendron turned to Standardbreds as a possible avenue to success, and for the talented reinsman, it was a great choice.

The Silky Smooth Sounds of Frank Salive

Class of 2022 - Frank Salive

Race announcers are a small and unique bunch, so TROT called on Western Fair’s Shannon ‘Sugar’ Doyle to speak to new hall of famer Frank Salive, and see what

The Magical Day In July Of 2022

Class of 2023 - Bulldog Hanover

After a storybook 2022, that capped-off a spectacular three-year run for Bulldog Hanover, the World Champion has earned his way into the hall of fame just a few months

The Different Lives Of Pure Ivory

Class of 2023 - Pure Ivory

‘An absolute natural’, after they finally got her broke, according to former part-owner/trainer Brad Maxwell, Pure Ivory dominated

A Man Well Ahead Of His Time

Class of 2023 - Dr. Lloyd McKibbin

After graduating from the Ontario Veterinary College in 1952, Dr. Lloyd McKibbin took over a practice in Wheatley, Ontario, where he was eventually introduced to racehorses

Hall of Fame Connections

The View

Recently one day, as I read the names of the horses and people that make up the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame classes of 2022 and 2023,

Connexions au Temple de la renommée

Point De Vue

Récemment, un jour, alors que je lisais les noms des chevaux et des personnes qui composent les cohortes du Temple de la renommée des courses de chevaux