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30th Minnesota Festival of Champions Saturday at Canterbury Park

$500,000 in stakes purses paid to horses foaled in state Canterbury Park will celebrate the Minnesota breeding and horse racing industry on Saturday with the 30th rendition of the Minnesota Festival of Champions, a 10-race program restricted to horses bred in Minnesota. Six of the races are stakes with purses totaling $500,000. In all, 76 […]

A Primera Vista and trainer Kerri Raven ready for $100k Debutante

A Primera Vista was the sales topper in the 2022 MTA Yearling Sale, purchased by trainer Kerri Raven. The filly broke her maiden on the turf at first asking at Delaware Park. Raven brought her to Shakopee for the $100,000 Northern Lights Debutante on Saturday where she is the 2 to 1 second choice on […]

Kerri Raven – Trainer

Kerri Raven got into horse racing by “finding horses in her hometown,” Fergus, Ontartio. Her parents worked normal trade jobs, so Raven found horses on her own. She attended the jockey program at Humber College near Woodbine Racecourse before starting to travel and training endurance horses in France. “I didn’t really like racing at first […]