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Canadian Yearling Sale Average Up

September 14, 2014:

A solid group of yearlings and a 2015 two-year-old purse bonus announcement helped substantially raise the average price at Sunday's 2014 Canadian Yearling Sale....read on

Mo Molly Blue Chip Wins Bombardier

September 14, 2014:

Harness racing driver Denis St Pierre had another superb day at the Hippodrome 3R on Sunday, scoring four winners including the $31,700 Lucien Bombardier Stake with Mo Molly Blue Chip....read on

The Voice Weighs In

September 14, 2014:

“That moment, coming back in front of the stands, much like a chariot driver, was probably one of the greatest moments in a lot of people’s lives. They had never seen a driver do that before. Fans remember those little things that are totally out of the ordinary."...read on

Boost For Ontario's Standardbreds

September 12, 2014:

Today, in advance of the Fall Standardbred sales, the Ontario Racing Commission is pleased to announce revisions to the 2015 Standardbred Improvement Program....read on

Blue Eyed Cowboy Wins Alberta Stake

September 14, 2014:

Heavy favourite Blue Eyed Cowboy came flying by in the stretch to win the $20,000 Alberta Standardbred Horse Association Colt Stakes in a career-best 1:52 performance on Sunday afternoon at Alberta Downs....read on

Emma’s Joy Is Cowgirl Tough

September 14, 2014:

Not many 12-year-olds own stakes winning horses, but given Emma Christoforou’s family tree, it would be rather surprising if she didn’t have an interest in horses having been around them from birth....read on

'Allstar' Goes Back-To-Back At Flamboro

September 15, 2014:

Three-year-old pacer Allstar Seelster stepped up to win the $11,000 Preferred 2 for horses and geldings on Sunday night at Flamboro Downs....read on

Web Cam Continues Rideau Streak

September 14, 2014:

Web Cam continued his Rideau Carleton Raceway reign and is now a perfect four-for-four racing against the Ottawa oval's top pacers....read on

Mach Wheel Wins Truro Debut

September 14, 2014:

Mach Wheel was victorious in his Truro Raceway debut on Sunday afternoon, taking the top class for his new connections and ending Oakmont's win streak....read on

Newfoundland Stake To Son Of Rocknroll

September 14, 2014:

Three-year-old pacing colt Son Of Rocknroll recovered from an early break in stride to win the NLSBA Stake Invitational on Sunday at St. John's Racing and Entertainment Centre....read on

Salute Prevails In Inverness Invitational

September 14, 2014:

Salute became the third different winner in Inverness Raceway's Invitational series on Sunday afternoon....read on

Pick The Jug Winner Contest Now Open

September 14, 2014:

How would you like a VIP experience at the 2015 Little Brown Jug? Thanks to the Fazoli’s “Pick the Jug Winner Contest” one lucky fan will have the ultimate LBJ memory....read on

Bell Flower Perfect On Delaware Opener

September 14, 2014:

The two-year-old filly pacer Bell Flower remains perfect on the season as the daughter of Fly Fly Buckeye cruised to victory in the $66,734 (div) Ohio Breeders Championship in opening day action at the Delaware County Fair....read on

Golden Boy, Silk Lace Stakes Wrap Up

September 14, 2014:

Manitoba-sired sophomore pacers Elska Min and filly Dirt Road Anthem were victorious in their respective Golden Boy and Silk Lace stakes finals on Saturday afternoon at Miami Fair....read on

New Leamington Record; Rankin Wins Six

September 14, 2014:

Stoney Durkin ($10.90) established a new track record at Leamington Raceway on Sunday, pacing the mile in 1:57.2....read on

Speed Again Game In Harrah's Feature

September 14, 2014:

A field of eight lined up behind the starter in the featured event on Sunday afternoon (September 14) at Harrah's Philadelphia, a pace for winners over $25,000 lifetime....read on

Stablemates Set For Another Showdown

September 14, 2014:

One year removed from their epic duel in last year’s event, two of harness racing’s heavyweights among the pacing division, Foiled Again and Clear Vision, are among an accomplished field in the eighth annual $220,000 Bobby Quillen Memorial at Harrington Raceway on Monday (September 15)....read on

Summerside Card Rescheduled

September 14, 2014:

The live harness racing card at Red Shores Summerside was cancelled today (Sunday) due to unsafe track conditions caused by heavy rain....read on

New York Champions Crowned

September 14, 2014:

Yonkers Raceway hosted the 25th edition of the New York Night of Champions on Saturday night. The $1.8 million event -- richest night of racing in the state -- offered eight, $225,000 sire stakes finals for two and three-year-olds of both sexes and gaits....read on

Father Patrick Wins Canadian Trotting Classic

September 13, 2014:

Proving his dominance once again after his Hambletonian miscue, Father Patrick captured the 39th edition of the $682,000 Canadian Trotting Classic for driver Yannick Gingras and trainer Jimmy Takter during a stakes-packed Saturday night at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Stakes Galore At Charlottetown

September 14, 2014:

Charlottetown Driving Park hosted a double-header of PEI Colt Stakes on Saturday with the two-year-olds featured during the afternoon card and three-year-olds front and center in the evening....read on

Emotional Victory For Boyd Family

September 14, 2014:

It was an emotional night at Kawartha Downs tonight for the Boyd family, who buried family patriarch Ross Boyd this afternoon. They then travelled to the track to watch grandson Nick record two victories on the card including one with a horse he owns and trains....read on

Accident Mars Alberta Filly Stakes

September 14, 2014:

Mothers Melody and Shark Festival were victorious in the $10,000 Alberta Standardbred Horse Association Filly Stakes for three-year-olds on Saturday afternoon at Alberta Downs, but the final division was marred by an accident at the top the stretch....read on

Balmoral Park Hosts Illinois Super Night

September 14, 2014:

Super Night 2014 at Balmoral Park kicked off with a pair of trotting events for three-year-olds as the $100,000 Lady Ann Reed Stake and the $100,000 Su Mac Lad started the biggest night of racing for the state-bred set....read on

2014 Little Brown Jug Gets 16

September 13, 2014:

A field of 16 sophomore pacers have dropped into the box for the $647,500 Little Brown Jug presented by Fazoli's, the second leg of Pacing's Triple Crown, set for Thursday (Sept. 18) at the Delaware County Fair....read on

Invites Added To Prix d'Ete Card

September 13, 2014:

Track management at the Hippodrome 3R has announced today that there will be both an Invitational Trot and Pace on Sunday, September 21....read on

An Ounce Of Prevention

September 13, 2014:

This Sunday, September 14, horse people from all over the province and beyond will descend upon the Flamboro Backstretch for the annual Canadian Yearling Sale. One thing that won’t likely be on the top of their minds: Biosecurity....read on

SC Rewind: Argyel Grattan, Part 1

September 13, 2014:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith starts the first of a two-part story about Argyel Grattan, a once famous horse owned by the Campbell family of Ailsa Craig, Ontario. It is also a story of one of the great racing families in our sport's earlier years that continues to this day....read on

Value In Ontario-Sired Yearlings

September 10, 2014:

This fall, the Standardbred Breeders of Ontario Association says that buyers looking for the best return on their investment should look closely at Ontario-sired yearlings....read on

Horsemen Applaud Purse Bonuses

September 13, 2014:

Some of Ontario's top horsemen have offered comment on Friday's announcement regarding the projected $700,000 in purse bonuses set to be added for next year's two-year-olds....read on

Fundraising Dinner At Mohawk

September 11, 2014:

B&R Promotions has announced that it is pleased to once again be hosting the Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society Fundraising Dinner at the Mohawk Racetrack dining room in support of OSAS....read on

Trenholm Wins NDC Pick 8

September 13, 2014:

Jamie Trenholm, of Whitecourt, Alberta, was the winner of the Pick 8 Handicapping Challenge for the National Driving Championship that took place at Red Shores’ Charlottetown on August 26....read on

Woodbine, Horsemen Reach Deal

September 12, 2014:

On Friday, September 12, the Woodbine Entertainment Group and the Central Ontario Standardbred Association issued a joint release which states that the two organizations have reached a five-year deal which establishes minimum race dates and purses for the duration of the contract....read on

Jugette Gets 22 Fillies

September 12, 2014:

The 2014 Jugette has attracted a stellar group of 22 fillies for next Wednesday's two-heat tilt at the Delaware County Fairgrounds....read on

Free Stall Rent For ON-Sired Yearlings

September 11, 2014:

In an effort to encourage horsepeople to buy Ontario-sired yearlings at the province's two upcoming sales, Rideau Carleton Raceway has announced it is offering free stall rent to any Ontario-sired yearlings sold at the upcoming Canadian Yearling Sale or Forest City Yearling Sale....read on

Little Brown Jug Broadcast Details

September 10, 2014:

The Little Brown Jug and CBS Sports Network have finalized plans for the 69th edition of the pacing classic....read on

More Canadian Yearling Sale Videos

August 16, 2014:

Standardbred Canada has posted another update of yearling videos for the 2014 Canadian Yearling Sale....read on

Fan Club Invited To Ideal Training Centre

September 11, 2014:

Looking for a great way to spend a fall Saturday morning? The ILCHR Fan Club is inviting members to a tour of Ideal Training Centre, located just outside of Acton, Ontario, on Saturday, September 20 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m....read on

Charity Challenge Announced

September 11, 2014:

The Woodbine Entertainment Group has launched ‘Woodbine Cares Week,’ which runs from Sept. 11 to Sept. 20. Featured in the initiative is a ‘Charity Challenge,’ which asks people to vote for their favourite charity from a list of WEG’s charitable partners. The Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society is encouraging anyone connected with harness racing to vote for the organization....read on

Harold Shipp Passes; Arrangements Set

September 8, 2014:

On Sunday, September 7, developer and philanthropist Harold Shipp, who was also one of Canada’s most prominent Standardbred breeders and owners, passed away during the evening hours at the age of 88....read on

Meet My Horse Photo Challenge

September 2, 2014:

September’s Zoom Challenge theme is “Meet My Horse.” We want to see an image of you and your Standardbred horse!...read on

Fantasy Stable Results Online

June 1, 2014:

Results are now available for Trot Magazine's 2014 Fantasy Stable; to view the leaderboard...click here

Pay SC Invoices Online!

August 21, 2014:

The latest addition to the electronic payment options offered to Standardbred Canada members is online invoice payment....read on

Take Somebeachsomewhere With You!

August 6, 2014:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce the commemoration of Somebeachsomewhere and a monumental day in harness racing on SC’s new BMO Mastercard....read on

Update On Animal Pedigree Act

May 2, 2014:

Representatives of Standardbred Canada were present at the annual meeting of the Canadian Livestock Records Corporation in Calgary, Alta....read on

Ontario Horse Racing Coverage

March 21, 2012:

Trot Insider has gathered all of the news stories regarding the Ontario horse racing industry's transition from the Slots-At-Racetracks program (SARP)....read on


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