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Filion Purchase Turns Heads

October 10, 2017:

Hall-of-fame horseman Yves Filion usually isn't a high roller at yearling auctions, so seeing his name attached to a $140,000 (U.S.) purchase at the Lexington Select sale raised a few eyebrows....read on

Petrova’s Living The Dream

July 10, 2017:

“I am hopeful that now with my horses racing well. That people will start to send me their mares to breed. We have a beautiful farm, a super training track, good help and now are able to take outside horses on the farm. I do all the breeding myself, handle all the foaling. I do everything myself except for doing ultra sound testing and now we have the perfect farm to do it all.”...read on

Quebec Racing: Defying The Odds

June 2, 2017:

Through many tough times, the fighting spirit and will to succeed of Quebec’s horsepeople should be an inspiration to us all...read on / continuer à lire

National Assembly To Honour Filion

December 5, 2016:

On Tuesday, December 6, harness racing’s newest inductee to the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame, Yves Filion, will be feted before the Quebec National Assembly in Quebec City....read on

“It Really Was Quebec’s Night”

October 17, 2016:

It had been a good year already for Quebec horseman Yves Filion, inducted this summer to the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame, but it got a whole lot better this past weekend at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Hall Of Fame Class Of 2016

August 3, 2016:

The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame welcomed its 10 newest inductees at the 2016 Induction Gala on Wednesday (August 3) at the Mississauga Convention Centre....read on

Breeders Cup Series Next For 'Xpert'

July 9, 2016:

On Sunday afternoon at the Hippodrome 3R, the track plays host to the second round of the $450,000 Breeders Cup Series for three-year-olds. Both colt and filly pacers headline the race card....read on

That One Defining Moment

June 26, 2016:

With a lifetime of big wins, both training and driving, one might think it tough for Yves Filion to come up with that one greatest memory. But when asked, the new Hall of Famer immediately reflects upon that one perfect night in July 2001....read on / continuer à lire

Filion’s Rare Driver’s Test

June 20, 2016:

It’s a safe bet Sylvain Filion is the only person that earned his driver’s license by baby racing a future North America Cup winner....read on

Hall Of Fame's 2016 Inductees

April 5, 2016:

The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce the 2016 inductees. A total of 10 horses and people -- including five from the Standardbred side -- have been elected to the Hall of Fame from an extremely strong list of finalists, in this the 40th Anniversary year of the CHRHF....read on

2016 Hall Of Fame Ballot Announced

March 21, 2016:

The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce its 2016 ballot. In this the 40th anniversary of the CHRHF, a total of 30 horses and people comprised of 15 Standardbred racing candidates and 15 Thoroughbred racing candidates have been selected to appear on the voting ballot....read on

‘Wrangler’ Looks To Be Improving

June 23, 2015:

Horseman Yves Filion was noticeably absent from the winner’s circle celebrations when Wrangler Magic produced one of his biggest victories in a while, which came this past Saturday at Mohawk Racetrack in the $479,000 final of the Fan Hanover Stakes for three-year-old pacing fillies....read on

'Cup' Undercard News Centre

June 20, 2015:

Pepsi North America Cup Night was jam-packed with brilliant performances by Canadian-connected stars at Mohawk Racetrack. Trot Insider has provided full coverage of the stakes-filled undercard....read on

Hall Announces 2015 Ballot

March 23, 2015:

On Monday, March 23, the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame unveiled the names of horses and horsepeople which are on the Hall's 2015 ballot....read on

Filion Needs Luck In CBC Debut

July 17, 2014:

Quebec horseman Yves Filion was delighted to have two horses advance to Saturday’s $122,028 Canadian Breeders’ Championship final for three-year-old pacing colts at Mohawk....until the draw....read on


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