In 1964 a small bay colt took the racing world by storm to become the first Canadian born horse to win the Kentucky Derby. 50 years later his legacy continues to resonate as his progeny carry the Northern Dancer name in their pedigree and his championship speed to racing around the world.
This beautiful, 8 ½ x 11 inch limited edition calendar produced by the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame features 12 black and white and colour photos of Northern Dancer by Michael Burns, Marshall Hawkins, Churchill Downs, and Tony Leonard, including several rarely published images. It also highlights biographical information, and important dates throughout Northern Dancer’s life. The cover features a head study of Northern Dancer by Canadian equine artist, Debbie Goldring which was commissioned by the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame to mark the 50th Anniversary of Northern Dancer’s birth.
Priced at $30.00 CDN each for Canadian orders ($34.00 CDN each for US orders and $38.00 CDN each for International orders. All prices include shipping). This calendar is the perfect choice for the horse racing fan on your holiday gift list!
Calendars can be ordered online at: http://horseracinghalloffame.com/online-gift-shop
For the convenience of Northern Dancer fans in the Toronto area, the calendar may also be purchased in person at the Woodbine Racetrack Gift Shop until December 15th during the hours of Wednesday 5:30 pm – 10:00 pm, Friday 11:00 am – 5:00 pm, Saturday & Sunday 11:00 am – 5:00 pm. Cash transactions only. The Gift Shop is located next to the Hall of Fame, immediately inside the west entrance of Woodbine Racetrack, 555 Rexdale Blvd, Toronto.
For additional information visit www.canadianhorseracinghalloffame.com