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A storm on the horizon

August 2, 2020:


After seeing the news from Miami this week regarding Major League Baseball and COVID-19 positives, I think it’s fair to be concerned about the overall state of mainstream sports moving forward in 2020.

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Any press is not always good press

February 4, 2020:


Securing and cultivating new revenue streams is imperative to horse racing's survival, we all know that. But it's become clear lately that defending ourselves from political attacks is equally important.

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Flamboro Downs age restrictions policy

August 25, 2019:


The following is an Open Letter from TheStable.ca concerning Flamboro Downs’ recent announcement re: age restrictions

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The Need For Education

January 4, 2019:


We all try to put away money for our kids’ education, if we can. If you want to be a doctor, lawyer, nurse, teacher, or anything else in life, you need a formal education.

I recently read an article by Dean Hoffman about how horsemen need to promote their own industry. I agree. I often preach about horsemen marketing themselves better. But is that really fair?

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MacDonald Steps Aside

July 30, 2018:


I am a big believer in fate.

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Why What We Do From Here Is So Important

June 19, 2018:


This time of year, I rarely find free time, except while waiting for flights.

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Understanding a proven model

November 25, 2017:


Tomorrow is TheStable.ca’s third Open House. We’ll host 300 people on-site tomorrow (and hundreds via our live broadcast) to watch yearlings jog. Jog in the cold. On a Sunday.

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Taking Our Industry Back

October 18, 2017:


Adding clients and adding horses to thestable.ca daily is an unbelievable feeling.

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Trusting the system and doing our job

August 29, 2017:


Yearling sales season started quietly Monday at the famed Delaware County Fairgrounds.

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Dear John,

July 30, 2017:


I'm away racing with Amy and the kids in the states. We won't be back in time for Clinton.

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The Definition of Luck

July 20, 2017:


"I am a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it."

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But what does it mean for you?

February 22, 2017:


This week represents the beginning of a huge transition for thestable.ca, and the unveiling of what we have actually been up to.

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Fractional ownership delivered to the general public

November 15, 2016:


I've done numerous interviews this year about the short falls our industry still faces and how I believe we can change our course and build something great.

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It can't be us against the world

October 10, 2016:


I took a long overdue trip to Lexington, Kentucky this past week. What a beautiful city.

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Looking to the past for a positive future

September 5, 2016:


When you look at our ailing industry these days, you will very little has changed since the turn of the century.We continue to look for new ways to entice people to gamble on horse racing.

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