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Meet Mark MacDonald

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Mark MacDonald

"I love driving horses, I really do - it's
my passion!"

Birth date: December 9, 1978
Residence: Cambridge, ON
Colours: Blue, Yellow, & White


In The News

MacDonald Nabs 5,000th Victory!
MacDonald In the Sulky
MacDonald upsets in Open at Yonkers

Career Accomplishments

• Winner of over 5100 races

• 15 consecutive $1 million seasons

• Winner of the North America Cup in 2010 with Sportswriter

• Top driver in earnings at Mohawk in 2010 ($3,444,440)
• Winner of the Milton Stakes Final & the Roses are Red Final in 2007 with Moving Pictures
• O'Brien Award winner as Canada's Driver of the Year in 2005 & 2006
• Regular driver of top pacing colt Sportwriter, a Dan Patch & O'Brien Award Champion
• Winner of the Little Brown Jug in 2006 with Mr Feelgood and the Confederation Cup in 2005 with American Ideal

The Inside Track

What was your greatest racing moment?

Winning the Little Brown Jug with Mr Feelgood.

What was your first car and what do you drive now?

My first car was a 'sparkling and shiney' 1988 Dodge Shadow and I now drive a BMW 750.

If you could trade places with anyone in history for a week, who would that be?

I would trade places with Howard Cosell so I could interview Mohammed Ali.

What are some of your hobbies?

I enjoy golf, play acoustic guitar and I like watching the History Channel.




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