2020 O'BRIEN AWARD WINNERS

Posted Date: 
Monday, February 1, 2021

Congratulations to all the well-deserved 2020 O’Brien Award winners - a wonderful job to all involved in the ‘virtual event’. Here’s hoping we get back to enjoying it in person this time next year!

2020 O’BRIEN AWARD WINNERS - Courtesy of Standardbred Canada

PACERS

TWO-YEAR-OLD FILLY PACER Scarlett Hanover

Owned by Burke Racing Stable LLC, Frank Baldachino, JandT Silva Purnel & Libby & Weaver Bruscemi LLC

TWO-YEAR-OLD COLT PACER Lawless Shadow

Owned by Dr. Ian Moore, R G McGroup Ltd., Serge Savard & Frank Cannon

THREE-YEAR-OLD FILLY PACER Lauras Love

Owned by John Pentland & Gracie Mae Barr

THREE-YEAR-OLD COLT PACER Tattoo Artist

Owned by Frank Cannon & Let It Ride Stables Inc.

OLDER PACING MARE So Much More

Owned by Don Beatson, Ken Beatson & Cole England

OLDER PACING HORSE Century Farroh

Owned by Ratchford Stable NS

TROTTERS

TWO-YEAR-OLD FILLY TROTTER Donna Soprano

Owned by Determination

TWO-YEAR-OLD COLT TROTTER On A Streak

Owned by Determination

THREE-YEAR-OLD FILLY TROTTER Sorella

Owned by Elmer Fannin, Crawford Farms Racing & Brent Fannin

THREE-YEAR-OLD COLT TROTTER Pemberton

Owned by Brenda Walker & Christine Walker

OLDER TROTTING MARE Hey Livvy

Owned by Blue Chip Bloodstock Inc., Ellen Ott & Trevor Henry

OLDER TROTTING HORSE Perfetto

Owned by Gerry Haggerty

SOMEBEACHSOMEWHERE HORSE OF THE YEAR Century Farroh

Owned by Ratchford Stable NS

PEOPLE AWARDS

O’BRIEN AWARD OF HORSEMANSHIP Kelly Hoerdt

ARMSTRONG BREEDER OF THE YEAR Seelster Farms

DRIVER OF THE YEAR Bob McClure

TRAINER OF THE YEAR Richard Moreau

FUTURE STAR AWARD Austin Sorrie

Outstanding Groom Award Brady Jackson

Media Excellence Awards Outstanding Written Work Garnet Barnsdale

Outstanding Photography Clive Cohen

Outstanding Broadcast Woodbine Entertainment

 

 

Century Farroh was named the O’Brien Award winner as Canada’s Somebeachsomewhere Horse of the Year.