Canadian Triple Crown Trifectas

As soon as Wonder Gadot, Aheadbyacentury, and Cooler Mike crossed the wire 1-2-3 in the Prince of Wales, I wondered whether they were the first repeat trifecta in the first two races of the Canadian Triple Crown. They are.  Never before yesterday had the trifecta repeated itself in the Queen's Plate (or the King's Plate,... Continue Reading →

A Day at the Races: Fort Erie

Last week, I went to the Prince of Wales Stakes at Fort Erie. It was my first time at the wasn't what I expected, and it's a track I can't wait to see again.  Over at Brisnet, I talk about my visit to the second jewel of the Canadian Triple Crown, and share some... Continue Reading →

a happy Prince of Wales!

It may not be the most obvious thing given how much space Blinkers Off devotes to the Curlin babies, but there are plenty of horses I love to follow who are not by Curlin.  One of them is Coltimus Prime, who I started to follow late last fall when Candice Hare wrote about him in... Continue Reading →

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