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Cam Spade Into Inverness Record Book

July 6, 2008:

Cam Spade blazed his way to an eye-catching clocking of 1:55.1 at Inverness Raceway on Sunday afternoon, and in doing so he took a full second off the track record for aged pacing geldings....read on

Rookie Trotting Fillies Battle in Bud Light

July 6, 2008:

A trio of $38,952 Bud Light Stakes divisions highlighted the Sunday evening program at Flamboro Downs, with two-year-old trotting fillies in the spotlight....read on

Cocktail Hour Equals Rockingham Record

July 6, 2008:

Cocktail Hour demonstrated once again that she has a real affinity for the Rockingham Park racing strip as she tied the track record for four-year-old trotting mares on Sunday....read on

Speed Mcqueen Burns Rubber in Kin Pace

July 6, 2008:

Speed Mcqueen and driver Tom Hamm took full advantage of the pole position to win Sunday's $50,000 Kin Pace Final for three-year-old pacing fillies at Clinton Raceway....read on

Truro Hosts Erwin Andrew Memorial Series

July 6, 2008:

Older pacing mares squared off in a pair of divisions of the Erwin Andrew Memorial Series at Truro Raceway on Sunday afternoon, with each split carrying a purse of $3,130....read on

Commander Crowe Extends Streak to 22

July 6, 2008:

The sensation of Swedish trotting, Commander Crowe continued his unbeaten streak on Saturday at Gothenburg's Halmstad racetrack with a victory in the 2,144 metre Gulddivisionen....read on

Art Rooney Pace to Badlands Nitro

July 5, 2008:

Style points were at a premium for Badlands Nitro Saturday night, but he was efficient enough to win Yonkers Raceway's $538,270 final of the Art Rooney Pace. ...read on

Misters Are Masters in Haughton Elims

July 5, 2008:

Mister Big and Mr Feelgood, both sons of Grinfromeartoear, coasted to victory in their respective $50,000 elimination of the William R. Haughton Memorial for free-for-all pacers on Saturday night at the Meadowlands....read on

Win Number 30 for Secrets Nephew

July 5, 2008:

Lyle MacArthur guided the tough open-class pacer Secrets Nephew to two milestones with a win in Saturday's $47,000 Open Pace at Mohawk Racetrack, while also inching closer to millionaire status....read on

Brawn Seelster Tops on All-Trot Card

July 5, 2008:

Saturday's night of harness racing at Hanover Raceway paid tribute to the trot and the Walker Family, with the featured $15,000 Walker Memorial Invitational Trot headlining the 12-race card....read on

Summertime Series Second Leg at Mohawk

July 5, 2008:

Little Thief and Sams Dragon both emerged victorious in Saturday's second leg of the Summertime Pacing Series for three-year-old colts and geldings at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Windsun Callum Fastest in Kempenfelt

July 5, 2008:

Windsun Callum and Ruthless Ace each captured their respective $12,000 division in the opening leg of Georgian Downs' Kempenfelt Pacing Series on Saturday night....read on

Will The Wheels Fall Off Harness Racing?

July 5, 2008:

"I think Northlands is taking a stand here. They obviously don't want standardbred racing anymore," stated Matt Monaco, executive director of the Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA)....read on

Follow The Meadowlands Pace on YouTube

July 5, 2008:

Racing fans have a new way to follow all the action leading up to the $1 million Meadowlands Pace on July 19. Check out Meadowlands Racetrack's new YouTube page for the latest interviews with this year's Pace hopefuls who were in action on Saturday night....read on

Saturday Stakes Action at Summerside

July 5, 2008:

Freshman and sophomore trotters looking for Atlantic Sires Stakes loot rolled into Summerside Raceway on Saturday with two divisions slated for each age group....read on

Stakes Action at Holland Fair

July 5, 2008:

Manitoba's Holland Fair hosted three $3,067 divisions of the Golden Boy Stake for three-year-old pacers and one $7,241 Silk Lace division for sophomore pacing fillies during their Saturday card of harness racing....read on

Wholly Louy Repeats at Woodstock

July 5, 2008:

It was déjà vu all over again for the combination of driver Brad Forward and trainer Casie Coleman as Wholly Louy was a wire-to-wire winner in Woodstock Raceway's $17,500 Preferred Pace on Saturday afternoon....read on

Grand Circuit Week Kicks Off at Pocono

July 5, 2008:

Native Bride continued her winning ways with a victory in a W.N. Reynolds Memorial Stakes race on Saturday afternoon at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs. The Reynolds races are the featured part of Grand Circuit Week at Pocono, which runs through Friday....read on

Babies Qualify At Mohawk

July 5, 2008:

Mohawk Racetrack had another full slate of babies qualifying on Saturday morning as there were 14 events scheduled at the Campbellville, Ontario oval....read on

The World According to Dean: Youth is served in Sweden

July 5, 2008:

The Swedes traditionally don't place much emphasis on early ability in their trotters. They prefer to let their bones, bodies, and minds mature. Their goal is to have a sound, useful horse that can perform at the same level year after year. They're not into the "throwaway horse" mentality that prevails with some trainers in North America. ...read on

Noble Doubles Up In Ohio Sire Stakes

July 5, 2008:

Ohio Hall of Fame horseman Sam "Chip" Noble of Xenia won two of the five Ohio Sires Stakes splits contested during a steady downpour Friday at Scioto Downs....read on

Trainers Exonerated From Aminorex Charges

July 4, 2008:

In a release late this afternoon, the Ontario Racing Commission announced that trainers Annette Lorentzon, Karen Cooper, Mitchell Sahely, Garry Merner, George Peters and Kenneth Duncan have been exonerated from Aminorex charges....read on

'Dewey' Makes It A Dozen In Dancer Elim

July 4, 2008:

Deweycheatumnhowe continued his excellence for trainer/driver Ray Schnittker by making it an even dozen when he scored in 1:52.2 to take the first of two $35,000 Stanley Dancer eliminations at the Meadowlands on Friday. ...read on

Snow White Rebounds In Miller Elim

July 4, 2008:

Snow White, the 2007 champion filly, rebounded from a rare miscue last week to win the second of two $35,000 Del Miller eliminations in 1:54 on Friday at the Meadowlands. ...read on

'Meliss' Equals Mohawk Track Record

July 4, 2008:

Four Starzz Meliss turned in a five-star effort on Friday at Mohawk Racetrack, which propelled her to a track record equaling performance for aged pacing mares when she won the Mares Open Pace in 1:49.3....read on

Smoking Gun Scores In Connors Memorial

July 4, 2008:

Smoking Gun pulled off an improbable looking victory for driver Art Mcilmurray at 12-1 to win Friday's $100,000 William C. Connors Memorial for three-year-old trotters at Hazel Park....read on

Track Record For Shake That Junk In Trillium

July 4, 2008:

Shake That Junk etched her name in the Grand River Raceway track record books for three-year-old pacing fillies with a 1:54.2 performance in her Trillium division on Friday....read on

Outlaw Watch Me Wins Yorkton Invite

July 4, 2008:

Outlaw Watch Me watched things from the pocket and then her rivals watched her visit the winner's circle after she captured the $1,500 Yorkton Exhibition Invite on Friday....read on

Condi Lane Lowers Record In Bud Light

July 4, 2008:

Condi Lane withstood an early park out and never looked back on Friday at Flamboro Downs, front-stepping her way to victory lane and setting a new track record for three-year-old trotting fillies in her $40,958 Bud Light Stakes division....read on

Pompano Forced To Cancel Friday's Card

July 4, 2008:

Due to a lightning strike on the main transformer for the racetrack lights, live racing was cancelled at Pompano Park on Friday....read on

Matthews Inherits Mildred Williams Win

July 4, 2008:

Angie Matthews and Scotian Delight were declared the winners after an eventful Mildred Williams Driving Series event at Grand River Raceway on Friday....read on

Fox Valley Sage Sets Record At The Rock

July 4, 2008:

Fox Valley Sage established a new mark for four-year-old pacing mares when she covered the Rockingham Park mile in a sizzling 1:52.2 on Friday....read on

Oil Prices Affect International Racing

July 4, 2008:

South Korea has decided to say lights out to night-time horse racing due to record high oil prices....read on

Smith, Mccooeye Seek Class

July 4, 2008:

After four years off from racing, Mccooeye is fit and back for some racing action, but finding a class to race in near his home in Woodlawn, Ontario has proven to be a struggle....read on

Stevenson Fed Up

July 4, 2008:

Fed up with the current climate of the standardbred racing industry in Alberta, Brad Stevenson of Verve Racing Stables has sent Trot Insider a letter sounding off on the situation....read on

Moulton Comments On Dire Rideau Situation

July 4, 2008:

This afternoon Trot Insider spoke with Russ Moulton, executive director of the National Capital Region Harness Horse Association, about the situation caused in the Ottawa area due to the influx of Quebec horses....read on

Willie Win vs. Grandy The Grey!

July 4, 2008:

This Sunday, Oxer Stables will be hosting a horse show that will also feature standardbred horses. During lunchtime the heavily anticipated mascot race between Grand River's Grandy the Grey and Standardbred Canada's Willie Win will take place....read on

Beshear Dissolves KHRA

July 4, 2008:

Yesterday in Kentucky, an executive order was signed by governor Steve Beshear dissolving the Kentucky Horse Racing Authority....read on

Mike Barrieau On Return To Driving

July 4, 2008:

He hasn't driven in a pari-mutuel race in 15 years, but this morning Trot Insider spoke with pilot Mike Barrieau, who will be steering Longworth Legacy tomorrow at Exhibition Park Raceway....read on

OHHA Youth Camps Underway For 2008

July 4, 2008:

The 2008 season of OHHA Youth Camps kicked off yesterday for young horse enthusiasts in the Flamboro Downs area. Eight local children are participating in the camp which runs through to Sunday when the kids will actually drive the horses they've been partnered with in two exhibition races....read on

Holmes On Sports Gambling Push

July 4, 2008:

This morning Trot Insider spoke with Jane Holmes of the Woodbine Entertainment Group in regard to the recent push by Canadian racetracks, associations and the Ontario Government for legalized Las Vegas-style sports wagering....read on

Atlantic Sires Stakes To Summerside

July 4, 2008:

Some of the best young horses from across the Maritimes will be showcased in a full slate of Atlantic Sires Stakes action at the Summerside Raceway throughout the coming week....read on

McCown On Legalized Sports Wagering

July 4, 2008:

The topic of legal, single-game sports wagering at Ontario's casinos and racetracks has been in the news this week. And the original Primetime Bobcat, award-winning Fan 590 radio host Bob McCown, has let his feelings known....read on

Reminder: Horseperson's Benevolent Tourney

July 4, 2008:

Officials from The Horsepersons' Benevolent Fund would like to remind all Maritimers of the first annual Horsepersons' Benevolent Golf Tournament, to take place at Fox Meadows Golf Club in Stratford, PEI on Wednesday, August 13, 2008....read on

Malabar Man On Hand For Induction

July 4, 2008:

Malabar Man will be personally inducted into the Harness Racing Hall of Fame on the evening of Sunday, July 6. It is only the second time a horse honouree has been present for the induction ceremony....read on

Schnittker Talks 'Dewey'

July 4, 2008:

"He's the one to beat now. I hope to get this pressure every year....read on

Filly And Driver Alright After Mohawk Spill

July 3, 2008:

Driver Mario Baillargeon and three-year-old pacing filly Canaco Reveille came away relatively unscathed in a one-horse spill in Thursday's second race at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Mccooeye Reunited With The Winner's Circle

July 3, 2008:

The comeback for millionaire trotter Mccooeye didn't start off very well, but the classy campaigner found his way to victory lane on Thursday night at Rideau Carleton Raceway....read on

Clouthier Weighs In

July 3, 2008:

OHRIA executive director Hector Clouthier today emailed Trot Magazine conveying his full agreement with editor Darryl Kaplan's July 2008 installment of The View, which states the sta...read on

Elite Fillies Battle At Sulky Quebec

July 3, 2008:

A set of $33,000 Elite divisions for three-year-old trotting fillies went to the gate at Sulky Quebec on Thursday evening, and winning cheques were doled out to Altesse and Afternoon Dreams following their impressive scores....read on


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