BACK-TO-BACK BC CUP STAKES WINS KEEP THE HALL NAME FRONT & CENTRE

Vancouver, B.C. (August 3/16) – The father-son bond between current Hastings owner/trainer Phil Hall and the late, legendary Robert (Bobby) Hall lives on.Edit Bob Hall, who passed away following a lengthy illness on July 22, 2015, was best known for being the owner and trainer of the greatest Britiish Columbia-bred ever, George Royal. As a…

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10 RACES ON SUNDAY – FREE PROGRAM

Vancouver, B.C (April 22/16) In an effort to provide the best product during the early stages of the racing season, Hastings Racecourse’s General Manager, Darren MacDonald, announced there will be 10 quality races on Sunday afternoon while cancelling Saturday’s original scheduled card. “Due to an exceptionally wet spring several horses are a few weeks behind…

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TWO $50,000 STAKES ON 8-RACE SUNDAY CARD LAUNCH ENCOURAGING SEASON AT HASTINGS

  Vancouver, B.C. (April 15/16) – With an unmistakable feeling of enthusiasm in the air, the 2016 thoroughbred season gets rolling at Hastings Racecourse Sunday afternoon with an eight-race card featuring two $50,000 stakes:  the Brighouse Belles and Swift Thoroughbreds Inaugural. “We’re ready for a big year,” says Hastings General Manager Darren MacDonald. “There’ve been…

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2016 COMMUNITY DAYS AT HASTINGS RACECOURSE

2016 COMMUNITY DAYS AT HASTINGS RACECOURSE SUPPORT 10 NON-PROFIT BENEFITS PROGRAMS     Vancouver, B.C. (March 22, 2016) – In its continuing pledge to lend a helping hand in support of non-profit organizations in Hastings-Sunrise and across Vancouver, Hastings Racecourse proudly acknowledges the 10 “Community Days at the Track” recipients for 2016.   A selection…

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2015 Thoroughbreds Award Winners

R.J. & LOIS BENNETT TAKE CENTRE STAGE AT ANNUAL THOROUGHBRED AWARDS DINNER  Square Dancer Completes Cinderella 2015 Story Three New B.C. Racing Hall of Fame Inductees  Vancouver, B.C. (Dec. 7/15) — Russell and Lois Bennett didn’t just visit the podium at the 2015 Thoroughbred Awards Dinner.  They owned it. Affectionately known as the Royal Couple…

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