Event Details & Directions

​The Ricoh Woodbine Mile features a star-stacked international field of some of the finest three-year-olds-and-up in the world. The $1 million dollar classic launched in 1997 and is contested over Woodbine's world-renowned E.P. Taylor Turf Course.

The stakes record time for the Ricoh Woodbine Mile is 1:31.75, set by Wise Dan in 2013. Quiet Resolve ($91.10 in 1999) is the longest-priced winner, while Wise Dan was not only the shortest-priced winner ($2.50 to win in 2013).

Event: 20th Running (2016)
When: Saturday, September 17, 2016
Horse Type: 3-year-olds and upward
Woodbine Post Time: 1:00 pm
Key Race Post Times: 6:39 pm for the Ricoh Woodbine Mile
Distance: One (1) mile
Track Type: E.P. Taylor Turf Course
Location: Woodbine Racetrack
Toronto, ON Canada
woodbineracetrack.com
Race Record: Wise Dan (1:31.75)
Purse: $1,000,000
Purse Distribution: $600,000 to the winner
Television: TSN2 (6pm-7pm)

Note that all post times are approximate and may vary.


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Directions to Woodbine


Driving Directions

From Toronto Downtown
Travel Gardiner Expressway West to 427 North. Follow 427 North past Hwys 27 / 401. Located 2km North of the Airport exiting east at Derry rd / Rexdale Blvd.

From Toronto East
Travel 401 Westbound to 409 / 427 North. Transfer to 427 North, and exit directly to Eastbound Derry rd / Rexdale Blvd.

From Toronto West
Travel the 401 Eastbound, transfer to the collectors at Dixon rd, allowing access to Hwy 427 North. Located 2km North of the Airport exiting east at Derry rd / Rexdale Blvd.

If you require any assistance with directions please give us a call at 1-(888)-675-RACE.

Public Transit Directions

Travelling by TTC


37A Islington - to Woodbine and Humberwood via Rexdale Blvd. NEW - Customers now have increased convenience with the new TTC pick up and drop off area near the main entrance doors at Woodbine. The bus travels to and from the Islington Subway station (on the Bloor-Danforth line).

191 Hwy 27 Rocket - Pick up and drop off is at Hwy 27 and Queens Plate Drive (a 5 - 10 minute walk to Woodbine). The bus travels to and from the Kipling Subway Station (on the Bloor-Danforth line).

Call 416-393-4636 or check out www.ttc.ca for detailed route information and times.

Mississauga Transit (MiWay)
Bus service from Westwood Mall to Woodbine - connecting passengers from Islington Subway station and Mississauga City Centre Transit Terminal at Square One Shopping Centre.

For route and schedule information, please call MiWay at 905-615-INFO (4636) or visit www.miway.ca (or m.miway.ca on your mobile device).

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