SOQR Members Events

SEPTEMBER MEMBERS EVENT at Woodbine Racetrack

 


2017  SOQR April Members Event at Woodbine Race track

Special guest Karl Lagerborg, Manager of Stabling at Woodbine Entertainment Group was our guest this month.  Karl  entertained and enlightened us with his experiences at the racetrack and his current position at Woodbine. Of course the crowd favorite popped in for a quick visit and made everyone’s day, thanks Sandy Hawley!

JULY MEMBERS EVENT_JULY , 9 at WOODBINE

 SOQR Members had a special treat at our July event, a visit to the Starting gate! Our members were escorted to the gate and Stater Ian Ross and his gate crew provided an up close experience to watch the start of a race. We also had a great Handicapping session with Jennifer Morrison, expert Woodbine analyst for Talkin Horses show on CTV.

QUEENS PLATE BREAKFAST FOR SOQR MEMBERS
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We had a great barn visit to officially meet Queens Honor. Over 75 of her owners turned up and she was a big hit! The after party at The Plaice was fun and we all shared some great times together. Thanks to all that came.

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APRIL EVENT

Our First Members Event, held April, 9 at Woodbine Race track, was a huge success. Guest Speaker Tom Cosgrove delighted our Members and guests with a chat on the history of the horse and a tour of the Hall of Fame. Special guest Sandy Hawley was a great surprise for everyone and he delighted all!

MAY MEMBERS EVENT

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Mike Luider and Emma Jayne Wilson

Sunday, May, 1 was our May Members Event. Our Special Guest was Mike Luider, jockey agent for Emma Jayne Wilson. Mike gave an insider view of the daily routine and duties of a jockeys agent and  the very important relationship that goes on between a jockey and their agent. We will also took a trip down to the paddock, where we will discuss the saddling process and the important moments between the trainer and jockey before the race.Very special treat was a tour inside the Jockeys Room, hosted by the top jockey herself, Emma Jayne Wilson. 

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The Colour Room in the Jockeys Room

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Our host Emma Jayne Wilson