Pinkney Receives His O'Brien

Published: February 6, 2009 03:36 pm EST

In a special ceremony Thursday, February 5 at Truro Raceway, Phil Pinkney finally got to put his hands on his O'Brien Award of Horsemanship


Bob Taylor, general manager of the Nova Scotia Provincial Exhibition, and Standardbred Canada director Scott Daniels presented Pinkney with the award.

Among other things, Pinkney told the Truro Daily News, “just the magnitude of it. It’s quite a thing.”

Click here to read the Truro Daily News article in its entirety.

(With files from the Truro Daily News)



magnitude is the man himself. when i first met you in sackville downs iwas in awe.congraulations are a true horsemen.

Congratulations Phil. An honour well deserved. So hoping to see you in the summer of 2009...maybe we will get a chance to in the Gold Cup and Saucer again.

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