Avelino Gomez et al

The Avelino Gomez statue looks out over the walking ring in front of Woodbine Racetrack.

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Jockey Jeffrey Alderson.

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Skippy Is Back

With three wins in his past five races, it wouldn’t have been a stretch to hear someone say “Skippy Is Back in the winner’s circle” today at Woodbine Racetrack.

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And that’s exactly where jockey Eurico Rosa da Silva – and trainer Kevin Attard above –  took the seven-year-old mare in race one of today’s card at the big Toronto track.

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In race two, Sheena Ryan, below, donned the pink silks for the Benjamin Hutzel-owned Forestella…

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…and cruised to a win at near even odds on the E.P. Taylor turf surface.

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The Northern Dancer statue at the front entrance gets a little love from a fan.

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Jockey Skye Chernetz.

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Jockey Max Badal.

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Jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson.

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Jockey Christopher Husbands is all smiles as he brought Cape Zavata across for a win in the fifth with an astronomical $151 payout.

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