"The Forest City, some would consider the leading yearling sale in Canada. But now in partnership with Standardbred Canada it surely will be no question. It probably makes sense from a time perspective so that you donít have to go to two sales and everyone can get to the one.Ē
So notes Greg Blanchard, Director of Racing at The Raceway at Western Fair District of the recent announcement that the Forest City Sale and the annual yearling sale formerly held by Standardbred Canada would now be combined.
With fewer yearlings being sold each year it made economical sense to simply have one sale which will now be held at Western Fair's Agriplex on October 14 and 15. Full story from the London Free Press here.