Minnesota HBPA Groom of the Week – Juan Carlos Lopez

Juan Carlos Lopez has been with trainer Mac Robertson for 20 years. “I don’t know how he does it,” says Robertson, the winningest trainer in the history of Canterbury Park. “How he does this massive amount of work and so well. I would never have won 1,000 races at Canterbury without Juan Carlos.” Congratulations Juan […]

Minnesota HBPA Groom of the Week – Joel Hernandez

Joel Hernandez plays a vital role in the success of the Karl Broberg barn at Canterbury Park. Joel is extremely reliable, has never missed a day of work, and his performance as a groom is top notch. He has a great attitude and does an exceptional job caring for the horses. Joel is always willing to chip […]

Minnesota HBPA Groom of the Week – Aniceto Rodriguez

Aniceto Rodriguez has been working for Canterbury Park Hall of Fame trainer Mike Biehler for more than 20 years. Mike is very appreciative of the loyalty and great work ethic of Aniceto. The trainer states that his groom extraordinaire has an intuitive feel for horses, something that can’t be taught. Since Mike is galloping horses […]

Miguel Sevilla —  MNHBPA Groom of the Week

Each week the Minnesota Horsemen’s Benevolent & Protective Association recognizes a groom that excels at the job. Grooms are the unsung heroes of this sport, caring for the equine athletes each day, preparing those in their care to race. Miguel Sevilla has been named Groom of the Week. Miguel has worked for trainer Nevada Litfin […]