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Notice of Annual Business Meeting of Members – March 26th 2017

Notice is given that the Annual Business Meeting of the Quarter Racing Owners of Ontario Inc. (the “Corporation”) will be held at Ajax Downs, 50 Alexander’s Crossing, Ajax ON, L1Z 2E6 on Sunday March 26th 2017, Eastern Time in the Lower Level Meeting Room, at the hour of 1:00 PM.

Please be advised this is a closed meeting for current 2017 QROOI Members only.

Memberships can be renewed or purchased one hour prior to the meeting start, outside the Lower Level Meeting Room. You can also purchase your membership through the QROOI Head Office at any time during regular business hours. Membership forms are available through the association’s website at on the home page under the Racing Info tab.  If you would like a membership form mailed to you please contact the QROOI Head Office at (905) 426-7050.

For your convenience payment for memberships can be made at the Head Office by debit, credit card, cheque or cash. You can contact the office by telephone at (905) 426-7050 or by email at Payment may also be made at the meeting by credit card, cheque or cash.

Please see the following agenda for discussion items. Agenda items proposed by QROOI Members must be presented to the organization no later Friday March 10th, 2017 at 5:00 PM.

We look forward to seeing all QROOI Members at this meeting.


Ontario Racing Launches Consultations on Proposed Longer-Term Funding for Horse Racing

The Quarter Racing Owners of Ontario Inc Board of Directors feel that it is very important for the future of our industry that we have as many horsemen people attend this meeting on Saturday, November 19th at 1:00PM to 3:00PM at Port Perry (Golfer’s Dream Golf Club in Scugog.) Read More →

Awards Banquet – Saturday November 26, 2016

Awards Banquet – Saturday, November 26, 2016

Please be advised the QROOI 2016 Awards Banquet will be on November 26th, 2016 at Ajax Convention Centre. Cocktails and 6 pm and dinner at 7 pm. Tickets are $25 each (includes HST). Read More →

Family Fun Day 2016

Save the date – Sunday, August 21, 2016, from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. the annual Family Fun day at Ajax Downs. First 1000 kids receive a free loot bag. Read More →

Ontario Racing presents the Ajax Downs Handicapping contest

Ontario Racing presents the Ajax Downs Handicapping contest


Race fans compete against each other with the same ultimate goal: to outwit, outplay and outlast each other.  Ultimately one will be the sole survivor and win the BIG prize.

Survivor Dates

Thursday, July 21 post time 3:45pm (Twilight Racing)

Sunday, July 31 post time 12:55pm

Sunday, August 28 post time 12:55pm

Registration is open ½ hour before post time on each date.  $10.00 entry fee.  Players receive – game form, Ajax Downs race program, Ajax Downs ball hat & pen.  All entry fee proceeds go to the Ajax Lakeridge Health Hospital Fund (charity).

Cash Prizes

1st     $300.00

2nd    $150.00

3rd    $50.00

It will be survival of the FASTEST at Ajax Downs.

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