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Canterbury Park

Canterbury Park

Jockey Eddie Martin Jr. (right) guides his thoroughbred horse Bourque in a race at Canterbury Race track on July 12 in Shakopee, Minnesota. The duo won the sixth race of the night with a time of 1:30:13. / Photo by James Burky

Jockeys train like any other athlete

By William Carter Athlete. When the term comes to mind one doesn’t automatically think of horses and their jockeys. Canterbury Park, Minnesota, is home to the beloved sport of horse racing. The athletes here compete and strategically prepare to come out on top. ...