A sad day for racing. I’ve been to Fort Erie, and met with the Ontario Jockey Club, and it is a real first class racing organization and track.
Fort Erie to close following this season – Thoroughbred Times
Fort Erie Race Track, home to the middle jewel of the Canadian Triple Crown, is preparing to close permanently following the 2012 racing season. Jim Thibert, CEO of the Fort Erie Live Racing Consortium’s board of directors, told niagarathisweek.com that discussions at the board’s annual general meeting on Tuesday centered around procedures for closing the 115-year-old track