A DAY AT THE MILLARVILLE RACES

2012 Stock Horse Race
The 2012 Stock Horse Race, pitting local ranchers, farmers and acreage owners against each other.

Stock Horse Race 2
Under threatening prairie skies, she has a big lead . . . .

Stock Horse race 2012 three
The winner, her first, while the horse has won three times. Ladies often win the Stock Horse Race


Millarville Races
Great thoroughbred racing action

Some young ladies look up in awe at 2009 Calgary Stampede Queen Kerri Williamson
Some young ladies look up in awe at 2009 Calgary Stampede Queen Kerri Williamson

Captain Canada goes for glory on Canada Day in the sack races
Captain Canada goes for glory in the Sack Races on Canada Day. Three-legged and sack races are a popular feature in the infield between pari-mutual races.

Swapping tips at the betting wicket
Swapping tips at the betting wicket

Inside rail
Watching from the inside rail . . . . .

Wowee
Woweee!!!

Hanging out with a cool jockey in the paddock area
Hanging out with a cool jockey in the Paddock area

millarville races head by fence
And more race action . . . .

A quiet moment
A quiet moment in the background . . .

Checking the odds
Some wily veterans of the track check the odds on their race forms

The paddock
Checking out the potential in the paddock area