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Winnipeg Free Press (Newspaper) - April 23, 1990, Winnipeg, Manitoba Winnipeg free april consumer guide to the ponies a dictionary of terms for track neophytes she walked into the wearing a Kinky How did your horse fare in Toronto i she said the usually literate As a win i int the word won Doest she know How absolutely guttural that sounds As i would find out Over the course of she was merely speaking in the Winola Leshow parlance of the yes her horse the track has its own forbidding by foreign to neophytes such As in Only six the 32nd annual thoroughbred meet begins with a program which will be repeated 116 times Over the next six about million will be wagered on races with million destined for the Bank accounts of owners of the horses who will race most important of is the new race the person exposed to racing and wagering for the first time in a in Thompson or Swan to some of the track can appear to be an exceedingly exciting though uninviting and you feel like a Complete idiot betting for the first standing beside a convert reeling off wheels and keys As though he were standing on the floor of the Toronto Stock betting can be terribly so expensive and horribly but its pleasures can be equally immense and i know a Man who claims to have won at the track in the past unlike a lottery he feels Hes earned every dime of a month Bruce Mcnall dropped out to the track for dinner and an evening of betting on the the owner of los Angeles Kings wagered More than Brandon did that but this int helping the new race so puzzled by the jargon of the this is a Light introduction to some terms that contribute to the Charm of the race a Olgg Jogger is a harness racer when a thoroughbred Type int calling his horse a harness horsemen invented the milk a Conco Netlon of baking water and poured through a tube that is extended Down a horses nostril to its next the 32nd annual thoroughbred meet begins with a program which will be repeated 116 times Over the next six Reyn Davis a practice called a Lavigne in although some scientists claim to have proven the procedure serves no useful a Host of track veterinarians thoroughbred trainers feign no knowledge of the claiming it is a desperate action taken by poor harness a Morningglory is a Lovely Flower to a but it is also a phoney a Morningglory is great in the morning and not around at said Les a i have had a few of a horse with a Hearty appetite is a Good bad actors behave a Bug is an apprentice rounds the Bend with his jockey and a Colt is an entire male four years old and a slow runner is a step and a half a pig and a fast one is either a Bear or a a Tongue tie is a strip of cloth used to tie a horses Tongue Down to prevent him from swallowing it during a bandages Are wrapped around a horses lower legs to lend support and provide Protection while blinkers Are used to curb a horses ability to gaze around him rather than concentrate on whats directly a Star is the White Patch on a horses a Bull ring is a half mile track and a Broodmare is a Mare used to produce when a horse is Hes been sold for either for the tables of european diners or for the palates of Fox or some such forbearing a Manitoba red is a horse born in the province of Seattle slew can be its sire and pebbles can be its but As Long As the foal is born within the Borders of it is deemed a a bleeder is a horse that develops a nosebleed during the course of a instances Are directly related to the daytime weather is most conducive to the occurrence of a powerful is used entries Are the horses entered in each race and published the Day before the conditions Are the preamble of a stating the qualifications that must be met by every horse entered in the claims Are a procedure designed to entice new owners to invest in a a horse entered in a claiming race is going to Cost would be claimer must open an hire a fill out a form and drop it in a Box prior to the if More than one party tries to claim the a Winner is decided by six furlongs is six eighths or three quarters of a mile and a horse that can cover that distance in is going to make a a Handicap is a race in which weights Are assigned to each horse by the race weights Are Lead placed in pockets on the a horse with a lighter Load is deemed to be less talented than the horse carrying the heaviest the spirit of weights is to make a race More a bettor must consider weights among the plethora of other factors that make handicapping a functional and a subject youll never take in his moneys on thirty six red Wood win has Colt in company of major Kentucky Derby contenders new York a thirty six red will have a Chance to turn his Trainer into Nick the a week before saturdays Wood memorial at Nick Zito predicted that if thirty six red won the Wood hed win the you never Zito said after thirty six red took the Wood by a head Over Burnt thirty six reds second straight upset wont push him past unbeaten mister Frisky or once beaten summer Squall As the major Derby con but it showed the Colt belongs in the Hes a Street fighter and Hes going to give them All they can Zito said Trainer Bobby Frankel said Burnt Hills is headed for the Trainer Howie Tesher said he would wait a few Days before deciding whether to go to the Derby with who finished third for his first loss in six none of the owners is Derby Tesher they love to win but they dont want to go Down just on a Frankel said he also will take fourth place finisher Pendleton Burnt Hills stable to Kentucky with Hopes the Maiden can Start in the May 5 the Wood memorial was one of three Kentucky Derby preps Silver bought for As a earned a trip to Kentucky with a Victory Over real Cash in the iy8mile Arkansas Derby at Oaklawn the iy8mile California Derby at Golden Gate Felds might have been a dead end for Kentucky Derby it was won by Stalwart who is not nominated for the triple Crown lube own Oil i Oil and Well do the includes lube if i required and a 21 Point visual this Coupon must be redeemed at time of not valid with any other Coupon or special expires May i meet the Portage terriers by Ashley Prest Winnipeg free press nipaw1n the inter provincial Junior hockey series opens today with the Manitoba Junior hockey league Champion Portage terriers squaring off against the top Saskatchewan the Host Nipawin the series returns to Portage on thursday for games four and heres a look at the members of Manitoba representative with comments from coach Wayne 168 Myhl playoffs played 11 of 14 games posting a 27 goals against average with a save percentage of 91 per is a very Strong playoff player and seems to get stronger As we go he had been Ott injured in regular season but has Reco Vered very he uses his reflexes very Well and is extremely Travor 10o Myhl playoffs in three games had a goals against average with a save percentage of 85 per Trevor is a Money the More important the the better he his play when Jeff was injured was one of the keys to us going this 19o Myhl playoffs in 14 picked up five Ian has been very steady for us All year and has improved Well Tor a first year Davtd 195 Myhl playoffs had three Points in 14 David is very Good defensively and is our Best defensive Oord 230 Myhl playoffs played in 14 games with 10 with his Gord works Hes a agress Lve Guy and when Hes out there taking the body and Talang he does it very Scott 183 Myhl playoffs played in four no Scott s a first year Guy who didst play in Many games because of All our 20 year old defence men but has been one of the stronger Young players in the Chr to 210 Myhl playoffs in 14 racked up six goals and 14 As Chris is probably the Best defence Man in the he has one of the Best shots and is an intense 200 Myhl playoffs teams highest scoring defence Man with 23 Points in 14 David is a very smart he can handle pressure very Well and has been a trem Dous asset for us on the Power 169 Myhl playoffs in 14 had bight goals and three Bruce is a natural goalscorer and if Given the Hes going to score no matter what the bred 61 169 Myhl playoffs in 14 the teams top goalscorer with 21 and Point getter with you cant say enough about Brad he can do it Hes a Leader on and off the to s got a great amount of Talent and he inspires the team with his play Al 189 Myhl playoffs scored 11 Points in 14 it was als first year and he scored 30 goals Lor us in the regular he s definitely a goalscorer of the 18o Myhl playoffs played in 14 games with tour Soan worked very hard for us on the fourth line and is a Good Delta Sive Ouy 179 Myhl playoffs played 13 games and got five Guy is a very hard worker and a very honest it Doest always Hap pen Lor him but the Effort is always Lumy 210 Myhl playoffs had nine Points in 11 Kelly is the Best body checker and Best hitter on the he seems to get a couple of hits Early in the game that makes More room for Oraham 18o Myhl playoffs six goals and 12 assists in 14 Graham is a he Kuva two Way hockey Hes got a Quick shot that we Hope to see More of in this Cory 16o Myhl playoffs second in team playoff scoring with 29 Points in 14 Cory is a great offensive he s very last and plays very Well with Darryl 179 Myhl playoffs had 13 Points in 14 Darryl s asset is his Hes very fast and is a great penalty killer and two Way Marv 189 Myhl playoffs five Points in 14 games Marv is our inspiration loader and Leader in the dressing to s always up and works very hard every Richard 189 Myhl playoffs in 14 had eight Richard is a player who is very Good Itlen Savoly and has played Good hockey All 18o Myhl playoffs second in Loam playoff goal scoring with 14 goals and 20 Points in 14 Greg has unbelievable a Good Quick snot and is the strongest Forward in the he s the kind of player that can break a game open 1 to Myhl playoffs had 13 Points in 14 Jared has great Speed up and Down his Hes got a great shot and if he gets the puck at the right creates a lot of opportunities for Large ski roses fresh tul Academy florists 11 new item win be displayed at and Ava fete Una closing the 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