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Canterbury Racing Club 2019

The Canterbury Racing Club is back for its 11th season. The club originated in 2009 to provide interested racing fans with an inexpensive and educational way to ‘own’ a racehorse and experience all that is involved.  At the end of each year the Club disbands, the remaining money is dispersed, and a new version is […]

Canterbury Racing Club: ‘It’s Just a Lot of Fun’

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The first year of the Canterbury Racing Club, in 2009, the horse won its first race… then its second. “Well, this is super easy,” said Ron Jacobson, who has been a member of the Racing Club all but one year. “We all thought we had a Claiming Crown winner in our midst.” The Canterbury Racing […]

Racehorse Owners: Canterbury Racing Club 2018

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By Rebecca Roush After forming in 2009, the Canterbury Racing Club became the first of its kind. Since then several tracks around the country are hosting similar clubs. The idea behind this club is to pair racing fans with racehorse ownership in a casual, educational and inexpensive way. There are nearly 185 participants in the […]

Experience Owning a Racing Horse: Canterbury Racing Club

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Have you ever wanted to own a racehorse? The Canterbury Racing Club is now enrolling new members for the 2018 season. Total cost for this experience is $250. The club will own at least one horse throughout the year. Club members receive: Admission to Canterbury Park for the racing season If available, a special location […]

Learn about ownership through Canterbury Racing Club

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By Katie Merritt The Canterbury Racing Club was the first of its kind, imagined by Canterbury’s Media Relations Manager Jeff Maday. The idea behind the Club is to expose casual racing fans to racehorse ownership in such a way that is both easy and educational. It was 2009 when the club was first put into […]

Canterbury Racing Club 2017 accepting new members now

Introducing potential racehorse owners to the sport and simply allowing fans to experience the excitement of horse ownership had long been a challenge.  The Canterbury Racing Club began in 2009 with the intention of overcoming those obstacles in a manner that would allow people to learn about the sport in an inexpensive manner with the […]

Getting Started as a Racehorse Owner

There are many ways to get involved in racing as an owner. Randy Dusich got his start in the Canterbury Racing Club. Watch and learn. [youtube]   Learn  more at

Less Than a Month…

With just less than a month until the 2013 racing season begins, there is much happening at Canterbury Park. The construction stage of the new infield toteboard is on schedule for completion in early May. Then the technically inclined folks get involved to make it work. Evidently the 150 feet of digital capability and video monitor […]

Road to Kentucky Heads to Tampa Bay

The free-to-enter Road to Kentucky Handicapping Contest heads into Tampa Bay Downs this Saturday for a traditionally tough 12-race card which includes the Tampa Bay Derby and the current buzz-horse Verazzano. The San Felipe on the other side of the country is also part of this week’s contest. There are weekly prizes offered to the […]

Kansas Tornado Wedding & Other Notes

Trainer Jerry Livingston has been known to stir things up on occasion, but he was a mere witness to this dust-up. Livingston watched the Preakness Stakes at his home in Anthony, Kan., jumped in the shower and then headed down the road to his sister Carla Pence’s place in Harper, a few miles away. His nephew […]