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Woodstock Stakes

Ungraded Stakes race
Woodstock Stakes
Location Woodbine Racetrack
Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Inaugurated 1885
Race type Thoroughbred - Flat racing
Website www.woodbineentertainment.com
Race information
Distance 6 furlongs
Track Polytrack, left-handed
Qualification Three-Year-Olds
Weight Scale Weight
Purse $150,000

The Woodstock Stakes is a historic Canadian Thoroughbred horse race run annually at Woodbine Racetrack in Toronto, Ontario since 1885. Held in mid April, the sprint race is open to three-year-old horses and is contested over a distance of five and a half furlongs on Polytrack synthetic dirt. It currently offers a purse of $150,000.

Inaugurated in 1885 at the now defunct Old Woodbine Race Course in Toronto, over the years the Woodstock Stakes has been contested at a variety of distances:

  • 1 1/16 miles : 1920-1932 at Old Woodbine Race Course
  • 1 mile 70 yards : 1939-1941 at Old Woodbine Race Course
  • 6 1/2 furlongs : 1967-1975 and 1977-1993 at Fort Erie Racetrack, 1994-1997 at Greenwood Raceway
  • 6 furlongs : 1948-1955 at Old Woodbine Race Course, 1956–1966 and 1998–present at Woodbine Racetrack

Contents

Records

Speed record: (Through 1998, Woodbine times were recorded in fifths of a second. Since 1999 they are in hundredths of a second)

  • 1:09.24 - Wake At Noon (2000) (at current distance of 6 furlongs)

Most wins by an owner:

Most wins by a jockey:

Most wins by a trainer:

  • 3 - Arthur H. Warner (1968, 1973, 1974)

Winners of the Woodstock Stakes since 1989

Year

Winner

Jockey

Trainer

Owner

Time
2010 Essence Hit Man Chantal Sutherland Audre Cappuccitti Audre and Gordon Cappuccitti 1:08.66
2009 Bearcatt Emma-Jayne Wilson Reade Baker Bear Stables 1:09.32
2008 Rumbling Cloud Emma-Jayne Wilson Sid C. Attard Veronica Attard 1:11.46
2007 Like Mom Like Sons Patrick Husbands Sid C. Attard Norseman Racing Stable 1:09.68
2006 Atlas Shrugs Corey Fraser Reade Baker J. Pepper & C. Roberts 1:11.65
2005 Wholelottabourbon David Clark Nicholas Gonzalez M.A.D. Racing/Martha Gonzalez 1:12.89
2004 Nyuk Nyuk Nyuk Dino Luciani Robert Tiller Tucci Stables 1:09.64
2003 Wando Todd Kabel Mike Keogh Gus Schickedanz 1:10.67
2002 Wild Whiskey Ray Sabourin John A. Ross G. Wellwood & L. Titchner 1:10.62
2001 Lunar Secret Jeff Burningham Brian Corbett Brian Corbett 1:11.40
2000 Wake At Noon David Clark Abraham Katryan Bruno Schickedanz 1:09.24
1999 Hit The Road Beau James McAleney C. Smith P. Martin 1:10.38
1998 Albrannon Todd Kabel Mike Doyle Windhaven 1:10.60
1997 Air Cool Robin Platts Thomas Bowden Colebrook Farms 1:17.00
1996 Courty Candor Emile Ramsammy Laurie Silvera Silverbrook Stable 1:17.80
1995 Tethra Dave Penna Josie Carroll Eaton Hall Farm 1:16.20
1994 Housebound Robert Landry Macdonald Benson Windfields Farm 1:16.80
1993 Bold Anthony James McAleney Roger Attfield Pedigree Farm 1:19.80
1992 San Romano Don Seymour Phil England Knob Hill Stable 1:18.80
1991 Bolulight Don Seymour Roger Attfield Kinghaven Farms 1:18.40
1990 D'Parrot Todd Kabel Laurie Silvera Silverbrook Stable 1:18.20
1989 Charlie Barley Robin Platts Grant Pearce King Caledon Farm 1:18.00

Earlier winners

  • 1988 - Sweeping Change
  • 1987 - Bold Revenue
  • 1986 - Color Me Smart
  • 1985 - Quick Raise
  • 1984 - John Bright
  • 1983 - Parfaitement
  • 1982 - Ariva
  • 1981 - Bude
  • 1980 - My Only Love
  • 1979 - Ocala Noir
  • 1978 - Buck Mountain
  • 1977 - Regal Sir
  • 1976 - Salim Alicum
  • 1975 - Big Destiny
  • 1974 - Runnin Roman
  • 1973 - Don't Ask Me That
  • 1972 - Jewel Prince
  • 1971 - Coco la Terreur
  • 1970 - Kamakura
  • 1969 - Sailor Conn
  • 1968 - Big Blunder
  • 1967 - Pine Point
  • 1966 - Stevie B. Good
  • 1965 - Whistling Sea
  • 1964 - Royal Tara
  • 1963 - Shy Bride
  • 1962 - Roman Anna
  • 1962 - Monarch Park
  • 1961 - Three M. R.
  • 1961 - Kickimoon
  • 1958 - Silver Ship
  • 1956 - Orchestra
  • 1955 - Little Wolf
  • 1954 - Omyboy
  • 1953 - Please Pat
  • 1952 - Tiny Terry
  • 1951 - no race
  • 1950 - Everness
  • 1949 - Elmwood Paid
  • 1948 - Pet Shadow
  • 1942 - 1947 : no race
  • 1941 - Grano Saltis
  • 1940 - Second Helping
  • 1939 - Sir Marlboro
  • 1933 - 1938 : no race
  • 1932 - Springsteel
  • 1931 - Rideaway
  • 1930 - Gold Brook
  • 1929 - Brown Wizard
  • 1928 - Solace
  • 1927 - Roi des Montagnes
  • 1926 - Punjab
  • 1925 - Jude Fuller
  • 1924 - Digit
  • 1923 - Eulalia
  • 1922 - Star Jester
  • 1921 - Star Voter
  • 1920 - Master Bill
  • 1918 - 1919 : no race
  • 1917 - Fruit Cake
  • 1915 - Commonada
  • 1914 - David Craig
  • 1913 - Kleburne
  • 1912 - Light O'M' Life
  • 1911 - Zeus
  • 1910 - Banives
  • 1909 - Guy Fisher
  • 1908 - Montclair
  • 1907 - Main Chance
  • 1906 - Ruth W.
  • 1905 - Tongorder
  • 1904 - Fort Hunter
  • 1903 - Claude
  • 1902 - Red Robe
  • 1901 - Sannazarro
  • 1900 - Advance Guard
  • 1899 - Gold Car
  • 1898 - Nabob
  • 1897 - Boanerges
  • 1896 - Eulalon
  • 1895 - Silk Gown
  • 1894 - Blue Garter
  • 1893 - Coquette
  • 1892 - Lady Superior
  • 1891 - Addie B.
  • 1890 - Periwinkle
  • 1889 - Blesdoe
  • 1888 - Banjo
  • 1887 - Lady Dayrell
  • 1886 - Shamrock
  • 1885 - Curtolima


  • In 1957 Pink Velvet finished first but was disqualified and set back to second.
  • In 1961 there was a dead heat for first.

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