Glen Todd Horse Racing Obituary – Cause of Death: Glen Todd has sadly passed away unexpectedly. A social media user Hastings Racecourse & Casinoshared Glen Todd’s death through a Facebook page saying,”Glenn Todd’s passing saddens Hasting racing family…Glen’s history in the horse racing game can be traced back to the moment his parents met at Hastings Park in 1939. Glenn, who is best known outside of the Thoroughbred racing circuit as the founder of the annual Canada Cup International Women’s Fastpitch tourney at Softball City.
He was inducted into the BC Sports Hall of Fame in 2008 for his long-time involvement with softball also the Softball BC Hall of Fame, the Softball Canada Hall of Fame, the World Baseball Hall of Fame and the BC Thoroughbred Hall of Fame.”
“The entire team at Hastings Racecourse was shocked and saddened to hear of the passing of Glen Todd this past Saturday. Glen played a giant role in British Columbia’s thoroughbred racing industry, whether as an owner of hundreds of racehorses in recent years, or as a business leader in providing direction, insight and vital influence over the ongoing sustainability of the industry. Glen’s passion and commitment to the industry – and the people within it – was unparalleled and will be sorely missed.
Hastings Racecourse will be working with other industry stakeholders to commemorate Glen in a manner that is befitting of his almost 60-year legacy in the thoroughbred industry.”