Reade Baker

Thoroughbred Trainer   The distinction of being the “compleat” horseman is unarguably a trait that best describes Woodbine trainer Reade Baker. The dictionary describes the word briefly as “highly skilled and accomplished in all aspects.” Perhaps a slight exaggeration, but … Continue reading

Mark Casse

Thoroughbred Trainer The awards and honours bestowed upon Mark Casse in recent years are unprecedented. And they will likely continue over the next decades. A partial list would include a record eight Sovereign Awards as leading trainer. Breeder’s Cup winners … Continue reading

Horatio Luro

 Thoroughbred Trainer   On the 50th anniversary of Northern Dancer‘s brilliant three-year-old season, highlighted by the scrappy Canadian-bred’s historic victory in the Kentucky Derby, his trainer, Horatio Luro, was welcomed into the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame. Luro, an … Continue reading