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SC Rewind: Old Woodbine, Early Years

July 14, 2018:

In this week's 'Rewind,' Robert Smith takes a rather nostalgic look back at a very important time in our sport's history. His piece recalls the 1954 opening of the Old Woodbine track in downtown Toronto and revives a few memories from the early years at that historic track....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1990s

July 7, 2018:

The monthly edition of Years Ago is the feature of 'Rewind' this week, as Robert Smith takes a look at the decade of the 1990s. He has chosen several names, events, records and stories that were in the news back then....read on

SC Rewind: Banner Year For Rideau

July 1, 2018:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith recalls the year of 1969 in review at Rideau Carleton Raceway in Ottawa. Then in its eighth year of existence the still relatively new operation was enjoying its best year to date....read on

SC Rewind: Derbys Gent

June 23, 2018:

In this week's edition of 'Rewind,' Robert Smith recalls a very special horse named Derbys Gent. This low profile performer paced his way into not only the record books of many tracks but also captured the hearts of a huge throng of followers in a rather long career on the track....read on

SC Rewind: Happy Father's Day

June 16, 2018:

In today's 'Rewind,' Robert Smith sends a Happy Father's Day message to all the reading audience as we prepare to celebrate their special day on June 17....read on

SC Rewind: Roosevelt Closes Forever

June 9, 2018:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith recalls a rather sad happening from 30 years ago when the fabled Roosevelt Raceway in Westbury, New York closed its doors forever....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1980s

June 2, 2018:

The current edition of 'Rewind' takes a look back at the decade of the 1980s in the monthly Years Ago feature. A variety of names, faces and happenings from that time period are featured along with a number of old photos that depict the times....read on

SC Rewind: Remembering Aunt Penny

May 26, 2018:

In the latest edition of 'Rewind,' Robert Smith recalls a great performer from the years surrounding 1970: a bargain-priced trotting mare that brought much joy to her owner and the legion of fans that she attracted in her very successful racing career....read on

SC Rewind: 1984 Confederation Cup

May 19, 2018:

In this week's 'Rewind,' Robert Smith recalls a special Confederation Cup victory at Flamboro Downs 34 years ago. With this year's renewal close at hand, it is timely to recall this memorable race day in history....read on

SC Rewind: Happy Mother's Day

May 12, 2018:

In this week's 'Rewind,' Robert Smith has penned a special piece in honour of Mother's Day which is officially celebrated on Sunday, May 13 this year. His story tells of a very dedicated mother within harness racing circles who raised a rather large family on her own....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1970s

May 6, 2018:

The monthly feature Years Ago ​recalls some of​ the events and personalities from the decade of the 19​7​0s as this week's 'Rewind' offering....read on

SC Rewind: The OSS Turns 10

April 28, 2018:

In this week's edition of 'Rewind,' Robert Smith takes a look back some 35 years ago to 1983. His reminiscence includes a number of highlights, statistics and photographs from that season's OSS action....read on

SC Rewind: Remembering Greenwood Park

April 21, 2018:

In this week's edition of 'Rewind,' Robert Smith recalls the days when small-town racetracks were the backbone of the sport....read on

SC Rewind: The Single Shaft Sulky

April 14, 2018:

In this week's edition of 'Rewind,' Robert Smith takes readers back in time to 1970 and a few years that followed. At that time harness racing was experimenting with a very new vital piece of equipment which was at the very base of the sport....read on

SC Rewind: Years Ago - 1960s

April 7, 2018:

The monthly feature ‘Years Ago’ focuses on the events and personalities from the decade of the 1960s, as this week's ‘Rewind’ offering. Harness racing in general was advancing in popularity at this time in all sectors....read on


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