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Nolan Cheers On Vikes In Opener

BY JIM WELLS Sunday arrived with an immediate question _  which jersey for the  Minnesota Vikings season opener: Brad Johnson, Jared Allen or Adrian Peterson ? As it turned out, No. 14, the Johnson pullover, seemed right. The choice of ball cap was simple, ….plain, with the Vikings logo on the front. Paul Nolan, former […]

Patrick Canchari has roots at Canterbury

Patrick Canchari

Patrick Canchari is a popular figure at Canterbury Park. He grew up at the races in Shakopee. His father Luis was a rider in the Downs days of the late ’80s and early ’90s. Luis now trains and Patrick can be found riding many of the Canchari horses. His brother Alex is also a jockey. […]

Ulwellings Mount Final Charge

Canterbury Park’s leading owners, referred to as Champion Owners in the official lexicon of the racetrack, were Al and Bill Ulwelling in 2010 and in 2011. There was an interloper last year by the name of Ruben Martinez, but with time running down in the 2013 meet, the Ulwellings are fully a part of the […]