Abbreviated Race Meet for Hastings Racecourse Confirmed

Abbreviated Race Meet for Hastings Racecourse Confirmed June 30, 2020, Vancouver, B.C. – Hastings Racecourse (“Hastings”) is pleased to announce an abbreviated racing schedule for 2020 consisting of 25 race days, beginning Monday, July 6. The race meet will be conducted with all areas of the facility closed to the public, and all racing participants…

REMEMBERING TROY TAYLOR

  The official news release covering the Breeders’ Cup Marathon on Friday, November 2, 2012 from Santa Anita read:   “Calidoscopio was slow from the gate but more than made up for his laggardly start with a determined late run in the stretch to win by 4 ¼ lengths over post-time favourite Atigun”.   But…

HASTINGS LOSES TWO PERSONALITIES

By Greg Douglas – Dr. Sport HASTINGS RACECOURSE FAMILY MOURNS PASSING OF TWO CHERISHED MEMBERS   Vancouver, BC (Dec. 11/19) – Vancouver’s thoroughbred racing community has lost two popular Hastings Racecourse personalities within the last week with the passing of Kathy O’Connell and Sohen Gill. Kathy was predeceased by her husband Sonny O’Connell, a member of…

HASTINGS NEW LEASE ADDS EXCITEMENT

By Greg Douglas – Dr. Sport FIVE TRIPS TO PODIUM FOR INFINITE PATIENCE AT 2019 THOROUGHBRED AWARDS DINNER Lease Extension with City of Vancouver Has Hastings Horsemen in Holiday Spirit Vancouver, B.C. (Dec. 5/19) – With confirmation of a lease extension for Hastings Racecourse with the City of Vancouver, the 2019 Thoroughbred Awards Dinner &…