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A Remarkable Career

Most of you have no idea who David Hooper is and what he does at Canterbury Park, and he likes it that way. Mr. Hooper is one of our stewards (“track referees”) and is one of the very sharpest racing minds I have met in my 31 years working in this game. His opinions on […]

Video: The Stewards

In horse racing, the stewards serve as the officials, the referees and/or the umpires. Appointed by the Minnesota Racing Commission, they are the individuals behind all inquiries and objections that could alter the official order of finish in any given race should it be determined that a foul occurred. Additionally, the stewards are responsible for […]