A year in review at Ajax Downs

When I look back on 2011 I remember the cold wet start to the 2011 season at Ajax Downs. The track was soaking and the day seemed very long. By the end of the day I wondered if I had any pictures that would be worth printing. This photo taken during the Ajax Downs Season Opener puts it all in to perspective. Seeing Peter Gross interviewing Chelsey Willick after her win seemed to set the tone for the rest of the year.Read More

Ajax Downs Track Conditions: Rainy, Hot, Muggy and Sunny

What a mix bag today, Aug 8 2001, at Ajax Downs. Started off hot and muggy and ended up rainy and muddy. All and all it was another good day at the track for taking photos of the races. From the first race to the last there was action as usual. Some horses like Stockton Tx didn’t want to play and dropped jockey Tony Phillips and took off out of the gate before anyone else.Read More