The Team


The managing partners bring more than 60 years of racing experience to Sport of Queens Racing. Francine Villeneuve is the first woman in Canada to win 1,000 races as a jockey. She has been honored with many awards, notably she was the 2004 recipient of the Avelino Gomez award and currently is a trainer in Ontario. Amanda Roxborough began her career in racing in 1981 and rode as a jockey and went on to train race horses on the Ontario circuit. She has worked in racing in the USA, Dubai and Australia. She now is an award winning producer and works in the horse racing media. Both women share the honor of working for Hall of Fame trainer Art Warner early in their careers.                                         Amanda & Francine have been a winning team since 1990, as jockey and trainer and  look forward to sharing this experience together.  soqr12