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Grand River Titles To McClure, McIntosh

September 28, 2016:

It was the 'Tale Of Two Bobs' in the Top Performer standings for Grand River Raceway’s 2016 live racing season, which wrapped up September 28....read on

My Tallia Ideal Takes Top Test At Batavia

September 28, 2016:

Wednesday night (September 28) was a return to form for My Tallia Ideal when she came from off the pace to take the lead and fend off a late challenge to capture the featured $9,500 Mares Open Pace at Batavia Downs....read on

Raymer Triples In Delaware Stakes

September 28, 2016:

Trainer Leigh Raymer had four wins and captured three of the $20,000 Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund (DSBF) stakes for two-year-old trotters at Harrington Raceway on Wednesday (September 28)....read on

Brazuca Shines In Liberty Bell Series

September 28, 2016:

Two-year-old pacing filly Brazuca defeated Pennsylvania Sires Stakes champion Agent Q with a front-stepping score in Wednesday afternoon's round of the Liberty Bell Series at Harrah's Philadelphia....read on

Red Shores Thursday Feature Wide Open

September 28, 2016:

The Thursday night feature promises to be a wide-open affair at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Rookie Pacers In Saturday Spotlight

September 28, 2016:

The Saturday, October 1 program at The Red Mile will feature four divisions of the $294,000 Bluegrass for two-year-old pacing fillies and five divisions of the $330,000 Bluegrass for two-year-old pacing colts and geldings....read on

Kawartha Concludes 2016 Meet

September 28, 2016:

Kawartha Downs’ 2016 season will come to a close this Saturday, October 1. It’s appreciation night as the track thanks its fans, horse people and staff for another incredible season of racing....read on

Rheinheimer Tribute Highlights Post Time

September 28, 2016:

Post Time with Mike and Mike presented by BetAmerica has a fantastic show coming up on Thursday (September 29) at 7 p.m....read on

Long Tom Faces Tall Order

September 28, 2016:

"You can feel in a horse when they want to be first. He’s nice gaited, but what I like most is his head. He wants to be a racehorse; he wants to win."...read on

Doyle Wins Pick 8 Contest

September 28, 2016:

Donald Doyle of Marmora, Ontario was the grand prize winner in the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club’s Pick 8 Online Handicapping Contest, presented in cooperation with the Ontario Sires Stakes and featuring $1,500 in prize money....read on

The Red Mile Adds Detention Barn

September 28, 2016:

The Red Mile is committed to creating an even playing field for all. Starting with the second week of the Grand Circuit, in addition to horses being required to be on the grounds 24 hours prior to their race, a detention barn will be implemented for a selected number of stakes races....read on

What's Next For Beyond Delight?

September 28, 2016:

After stepping to the head of the freshman class with impressive wins in the Metro and the Champlain, pacing colt Beyond Delight will take a step back out of the limelight for the time being....read on

Brangus Tops Buckeye Classic

September 28, 2016:

Joe Bellino could not personally attend the second edition of the Buckeye Classic Sale conducted in Springfield, Ohio, on Tuesday (Sept. 27), but that did not impede him from purchasing the most sought-after yearling at the event....read on

Race For Driving Title In N.B.

September 28, 2016:

Horse Racing New Brunswick hosts its penultimate card for the 2016 racing meet this Saturday at Exhibition Park Raceway....read on

Grand Slams For Filion, McClure

September 27, 2016:

Sylvain Filion and Bob McClure celebrated four-win performances Tuesday evening, with Filion manufacturing his profitable night at Mohawk Racetrack while McClure mastered the art of winning at Flamboro Downs....read on

Pedigree Players Profit At Pocono

September 27, 2016:

A pair of nicely-pedigreed distaffs paced back to their distinguished bloodlines in taking the co-featured pacing events at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on Tuesday....read on

Teague Celebrates 1,000th Win

September 27, 2016:

Montrell Teague notched his 1,000th career driving win Tuesday at Harrington Raceway aboard Henry The Dragon in a $20,000 division of the Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund stakes for two-year-old pacing colts and geldings Tuesday at Harrington Raceway....read on

Bluegrass Battle For Fillies

September 27, 2016:

Freshmen trotting fillies will race in the spotlight on Friday, September 30 at The Red Mile, with five divisions of the $298,000 Bluegrass Stakes scheduled for the nine-race program....read on

Stakeholder Roundtables Announced

September 27, 2016:

On Tuesday, September 27, the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario announced that it will be hosting a series of targeted, in-person stakeholder roundtables this fall. The roundtables will to further discuss proposals for reform and implementation details for the future of the regulation of horse racing in Ontario....read on

George Durand Passes

September 27, 2016:

Trot Insider has learned that horseman George Durand of Brantford, Ont. passed away on Saturday, September 24 at the age of 76....read on

Pair Of $250K Invitationals Announced

September 27, 2016:

A major North American Standardbred racetrack has announced that it is looking to card a pair of $250,000 invitationals – one for trotters and another for pacers – if it can drum up enough interest from horsepeople....read on

Drivers To Support ‘Evan’s Legacy’

September 27, 2016:

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness month, and this Friday (September 30) Mohawk Racetrack will host the inaugural ‘Drive with Us for Evan’s Legacy’ fundraiser....read on

Halters For Hope Adds Star Power

September 27, 2016:

The Halters For Hope program, which sells halters used by harness racing stars to benefit adoption programs for their fellow Standardbreds, has some power-packed new additions....read on

Retirement Foundation Seeks Breedings

September 27, 2016:

For 27 years, the most important annual fundraiser for the Standardbred Retirement Foundation's (SRF) is the donation, and sale of breedings....read on

Yonkers Carryover Update

September 27, 2016:

Officials with Yonkers Raceway have announced that the track’s Tuesday afternoon (September 27) Pick 5 wager will begin with a carryover of $2,865.44....read on

Takeout Rates Discussed

September 27, 2016:

On Tuesday morning, executives from racetracks across North America talked takeout....read on

NBC To Air $12M Pegasus World Cup

September 27, 2016:

NBC Sports Group has reached an agreement with The Stronach Group for exclusive United States media rights to the inaugural running of the $12 Million USD Pegasus World Cup Invitational....read on

Discussing Swedish Harness Racing

September 27, 2016:

"We're having a lot of possibilities in the harness industry for the world, and I think we should get more together because we're facing -- almost everywhere -- the same problems and we're facing -- almost everywhere -- the same opportunities and possibilities. We can make this [industry] even better."...read on

MacDonald's Life-Changing Horse

September 27, 2016:

"He was like his own college course. It took you quite awhile to graduate, but once you graduated you could pretty much race anywhere."...read on

Preferred Romp For Kennel Buddy

September 26, 2016:

Kennel Buddy took care of business in Monday’s $7,500 Preferred 3 for trotters at Grand River Raceway, and that was music to the ears of players that backed him at odds of 6-1....read on

Kirby Dominates In Delaware

September 26, 2016:

Jo Ann Looney-King's Spanish Dream was the fastest of four $20,000 Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund divisions for two-year-old pacing fillies with a 1:54.4 triumph at Harrington Raceway Monday....read on

Grand Circuit Hits The Red Mile

September 26, 2016:

The annual Grand Circuit meeting at the Red Mile commences on Thursday, September 29 with six divisions of the $334,500 Bluegrass Stakes for two-year-old colt and gelding trotters....read on

Upcoming Northside Card Cancelled

September 26, 2016:

Trot Insider has learned that an upcoming card of live harness racing that was scheduled for Northside Downs has been cancelled....read on

‘WIJI’ And ‘Miki’ Set To Clash Again

September 26, 2016:

Always B Miki and Wiggle It Jiggleit, the two most dominant active pacers in the world, will match strides for the seventh time this season in the $150,000 Dayton Pacing Derby at Hollywood Dayton Raceway on Friday night (September 30)....read on

Blue Chip's Lexington Consignment At Northwood

September 26, 2016:

Blue Chip Farms has announced that its 2016 Lexington Selected yearlings will now be available at the Northwood Bloodstock consignment....read on

Winbak’s Forest City Videos Posted

September 26, 2016:

Winbak Farm will be selling 53 yearlings by Ontario sires, with proven records of siring stakes winners, at the 2016 Forest City Sale. The sale is held at the Western Fair Agriplex in London, Ont....read on

Go Get Lost Passes

September 26, 2016:

Go Get Lost, 32, passed away peacefully on Sunday (September 25) surrounded by family....read on

Louis ‘Booty’ Beltrami Passes

September 26, 2016:

Longtime harness racing owner, trainer and driver Louis J. ‘Booty’ Beltrami, 82, of Drums, Pa., passed away at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital on Sunday, September 25....read on

‘Trotoberfest’ Details Announced

September 26, 2016:

‘Trotoberfest,’ two days for families and fans to enjoy and learn about Standardbred racing at two working Maryland farms, will take place Saturday, October 8 and Sunday, October 16....read on

Barnsdale, Otten To Help ‘Post Time’

September 26, 2016:

Post Time with Mike and Mike, presented by BetAmerica, is proud to welcome Jessica Otten and Garnet Barnsdale to its Breeders Crown broadcasts on October 28 and 29....read on

Fantasy Stable Contest Leaderboard

September 26, 2016:

Just over three months remain in the 2016 Trot Magazine Fantasy Stable contest with a tight race among the top three stables....read on

Harness Racing Families Honoured

September 26, 2016:

The Atlantic Breeders Crown Host Committee is pleased to announce the four Atlantic Canadian harness racing families who will be honoured for their successes and longstanding contributions to the industry during the upcoming Atlantic Breeders Crown weekend at Red Shores Charlottetown on October 8 & 9....read on

Final Zoom Challenge Closing Soon

September 26, 2016:

Over the past five months the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club has received many exciting photos for the Zoom Photography Challenge. September will mark the sixth and final challenge of the year which is why we decided to bring back our most popular theme yet -- ‘Meet My Horse.’...read on

'Miller Time' Begins With Bettors Western

September 26, 2016:

David Miller kicked off a five-win performance on Sunday afternoon (September 25) at Harrah's Philadelphia driving Bettors Western to a 1:53.2 victory in the Liberty Bell Series for two-year-old pacing colts and geldings....read on

Eight Straight For Surrealist

September 26, 2016:

Surrealist continued to dominate Inverness Raceway's top pacers on Sunday (September 25), circling a field of five in this week's Winners Over Handicap to earn his eighth consecutive victory....read on

Maximus Deo And Akoya Win Again

September 26, 2016:

Maximus Deo and Akoya shared the Sunday headlines once again at Rideau Carleton Raceway, defeating the top trotters and pacers on the grounds to earn their third straight victories....read on

Somebody AS Takes Pocono Feature

September 25, 2016:

Somebody AS, a daughter of Striking Sahbra who shares a name with a nutrition/health company in Scandinavia, showed her fitness Sunday night (September 25) at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono by winning the $20,000 featured trot in 1:54.1....read on

Audreys Dream Wins Flamboro Preferred

September 25, 2016:

Audreys Dream ($32.80) earned his first victory in Ontario since dominating Alberta's Open ranks throughout the summer, winning Sunday night's featured $11,000 Preferred 2 Pace at Flamboro Downs....read on

All About Madi Rebounds In Turner

September 25, 2016:

After seeing her summer-long win streak snapped in last week's PEI Colt Stakes by a mere half-length, the Waite family's star filly All About Madi was back to her winning ways in the Donnie & George Turner Memorial on Sunday (September 25) at Truro Raceway....read on

Ivar Remmen Passes

September 25, 2016:

Trot Insider has learned that Ivar Remmen of Saskatoon, Sask. died peacefully at the age of 94 on Sunday, Sept. 25....read on


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