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Six Straight For Holiday Party

July 26, 2016:

After grinding it out to the lead by the opening quarter mile, it was a piece of cake for the trotter Holiday Party, who went on to post his sixth straight victory with an easy romp at the Hippodrome 3R Tuesday....read on

She’s ‘Stylish’ And Still Undefeated

July 26, 2016:

Stylish Beachwear only made one start as a rookie, and it was a winning one. She’s now two starts into her sophomore season and she’s racked up a pair of wins in as many tries to remain undefeated for trainer/co-owner Mark Steacy....read on

Miller Manufactures Pocono Upsets

July 26, 2016:

Driver Marcus Miller, eastern Pennsylvania’s “King Of The Longshots” for the last couple of years, had had four $50+ winners at the current meet at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, and he was in sole possession of the lead in that category until Tom Jackson drove a pair of longshots back to Victory Lane last night to equal Miller for the meet high at four....read on

McClure Sweeps Georgian Preferreds

July 26, 2016:

In Secret ran out of racetrack when he stormed home to finish a bang-up fourth in last Tuesday’s $11,000 Preferred 2 Trot at Georgian Downs, but he arrived on time to take home bragging rights in this week’s edition of the top class for trotters....read on

Henry Hopes Tinkering Does The Trick

July 26, 2016:

Grand River Raceway’s Fun and Frivolity Friday Night will be even more entertaining this week as the Elora oval hosts three divisions of Grassroots action for the two-year-old trotting fillies and the Ontario Sires Stakes “Be A Winner” contest....read on

Familiar Faces In Dream Of Glory

July 26, 2016:

Saturday evening marks the highlight of the Hanover Raceway season as the half-mile oval plays host to the 15th annual Dream Of Glory Trot....read on

Meadows Repeat For She Wore Red

July 26, 2016:

She Wore Red moved three wide into the final turn and rolled home to score in a career-best 1:53.2 — her second straight victory — in Tuesday’s $22,000 Filly & Mare Preferred Handicap Trot at The Meadows....read on

Brown On Slots At Racetracks Program

July 26, 2016:

Ontario Progressive Conservative Party Leader Patrick Brown has made comments in regard to the former Slots at Racetracks Program. A provincial election is less than two years away, but Brown still took the opportunity to engage the subject this week....read on

Burke Provides Update On ‘Frank’

July 26, 2016:

Conditioner Ron Burke has said that he trained Southwind Frank on Tuesday morning (July 26) in advance of Saturday’s Reynolds Memorial Stakes at the Meadowlands Racetrack. He has provided an update on his trotting star as the Hambletonian inches closer and closer....read on

Adios Post Positions Drawn

July 26, 2016:

Post positions have been drawn for Saturday’s $400,000 final of the 50th edition of the Delvin Miller Adios ‘Pace for the Orchids’ at The Meadows....read on

Traceur Hanover Continues To Prep

July 26, 2016:

Traceur Hanover continued to prep for his 2016 season during Mohawk Racetrack’s Tuesday, July 26 qualifying session, as the four-year-old son of Western Ideal faced the starting gate for trainer Richard Moreau and driver Sylvain Filion....read on

The Magic Behind Every Champion

July 26, 2016:

What separates the victorious athlete from thousands of other well-bred, impeccably trained and appropriately managed athletes, who fail to live up to expectations?...read on / continuer à lire

The Turning Point For Ben Wallace

July 26, 2016:

“He worked his way right up to the highest claimer on the grounds, which was a $9,000-$11,000 pace....I think the horse was sold and I think he was sold for around $12,000 or $15,000, which was outstanding. I thought, ‘Why would I go back to school?’ As they say, the rest is history.”...read on

The AGCO Wants To Hear From You

July 26, 2016:

The Alcohol & Gaming Commission of Ontario has announced that it wants to hear from members of the province’s horse racing industry....read on

Thomas Horner Passes

July 26, 2016:

Horseman Thomas E. Horner, 83, of Dayton, Ohio, passed away on Friday, July 22....read on

Summer Mixed Sale Updates Posted

July 26, 2016:

Anchored by a strong middle market that offers ‘something for everyone,’ the Meadowlands Summer Mixed Sale is set to get underway this Sunday (July 31) at noon in the racetrack’s back paddock....read on

Support The Industry-Day Garage Sale

July 26, 2016:

Grand River Raceway is still inviting donations of items for the Industry Day Garage Sale on August 1. All sales benefit the Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society....read on

Woodstock Monday Box Left Open

July 26, 2016:

Trot Insider has learned that the entry box for the Monday, August 1 program of racing at Woodstock Raceway in New Brunswick has been left open....read on

Win Tickets To Hall Of Fame Gala

July 26, 2016:

Have you always wanted to attend the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Induction Gala? Here is your chance....read on

Post Time Change At Truro

July 26, 2016:

Officials with the Atlantic Provinces Harness Racing Commission have informed Trot Insider of post time changes for an August program of live racing at Truro Raceway....read on

Track Names Caretaker Of The Meet

July 26, 2016:

The Standardbred Breeders and Owners Association of New Jersey has announced that this year’s Caretaker of the Meet at the Meadowlands Racetrack is Natalie Svensson....read on

Goshen Sale Catalogue, Roster Available

July 26, 2016:

The complete roster and pedigree pages for the second annual Goshen Yearling Sale are now available....read on

Buffalo Handle Up Three Per Cent

July 26, 2016:

Buffalo Raceway’s 2016 season is now in the books, and the track showed an increase of three per cent on the daily handle for its 88-day campaign....read on

‘Speedster’ Strikes Gold Again

July 26, 2016:

Three divisions of two-year-old trotting colts and geldings chased some serious cash during Monday’s 10-race card at Mohawk Racetrack, as the Campbellville oval hosted another round of the OSS Gold Series....read on

Stage Set For Industry Day Battles

July 25, 2016:

A five-pack of eliminations - a pair for the Battle Of Waterloo and a trio of tilts for the Battle Of The Belles - was contested Monday evening at Grand River Raceway, and as a result the stage is now set for those Industry Day finals....read on

Qualifying Session In New Brunswick

July 25, 2016:

Trot Insider has learned that there will be an upcoming qualifying session in New Brunswick....read on

Mainstream Feature On ‘The Beach’

July 25, 2016:

It has been years since the great Somebeachsomewhere last set foot on the racetrack, but his throng of supporters continue to be fascinated by the now-stallion. The National Post has stoked that interest to kick off the week, as the publication has run an almost eight-minute feature that has caught up with the pacing star....read on

Trainer Fined $6K Over Phone Call

July 25, 2016:

A Standardbred racing commission recently handed out a $6,000 fine to a trainer after it was learned that he had a telephone conversation with a horseperson that has since been banned from the industry....read on

Goulds Evictions Tough For Everyone

July 25, 2016:

Newfoundland horsepeople connected to roughly a dozen Standardbreds that call The Goulds home received eviction notices by operators of the St. John's Racing and Entertainment Centre last month....read on

Foiled Again To PEI?

July 25, 2016:

One of Canada's biggest races. Harness racing's all-time richest horse. A dream for many that could become reality in a matter of weeks....read on

Hambletonian Oaks Elims Set

July 25, 2016:

A total of 20 fillies entered today for the $500,000 Hambletonian Oaks, the filly division of the Hambletonian....read on

Misleading Poll Results In New Jersey

July 25, 2016:

The Standardbred Breeders & Owners Association of New Jersey (SBOANJ) discovered some interesting facts about the results of a poll released earlier this month that suggested the majority of people are against a referendum on casino expansion in New Jersey....read on

A Man Of Character And Joy

July 24, 2016:

Bruce Johnston was a communicator respected all across the sport of Standardbred racing. But to those who knew him, he was so much more -- always striving to make the industry better for generations to come....read on

Field Set For Dream Of Glory

July 23, 2016:

It was the biggest crowd of the season on perhaps the hottest night of the year, as Hanover Raceway hosted two eliminations in the Dream of Glory Trot on Saturday, July 23....read on

Marino Enjoying Life And Success

July 23, 2016:

"After the accident, I wasn't even sure if I was going to get back to driving again or if I could even do it again physically."...read on

SC Rewind: Remembering Roger White

July 23, 2016:

In this week's edition of Rewind Robert Smith recalls the glory days of harness racing in Montreal and remembers one of the great horsemen of that era and also one of his principal owners. Together they formed a top notch stable that was very successful for a long period of time despite the high level of competition....read on

Bring A Friend Winners Announced

July 22, 2016:

In conjunction with the successful Bring A Friend promotion that took place across Canada last weekend, the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club planned a contest giving industry participants and their guests an opportunity to win some great prizes....read on

Betting Line Is The Boss

July 22, 2016:

As a racehorse, Betting Line plays second fiddle to nobody. The Casie Coleman trainee has a mind of his own. But with team work and lots of patience from groom Paige Austin, the three-year-old could be unstoppable....read on / continuer à lire

Bathe, Scrape, Repeat

July 22, 2016:

Bathing horses is second nature to most in the harness racing business but there are a few things to keep in mind during times of hot and humid weather conditions....read on

Mister Herbie's Road To Recovery

July 21, 2016:

Four years after making Canadian harness racing history, Mister Herbie is another step closer to an on-track return....read on

Hall Of Fame Tickets Going Fast

July 20, 2016:

The 40th Anniversary Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony and Gala Fundraising Dinner on Wednesday, August 3 promises to be an evening of celebration....read on

National Driving Championship Field

July 19, 2016:

The field for the 2016 National Driving Championship is now confirmed as the Quebec / Eastern Ontario Regional Driving Championship held this past Tuesday (July 12) at Hippodrome 3R determined the final two drivers....read on

Atlantic Bursary Winners Announced

July 18, 2016:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce the winners for the 2016 Atlantic Bursary program. Each student will receive a $1,000 bursary towards their post secondary education for the 2016-2017 academic term....read on

Details On OSAS Golf Tournament

July 12, 2016:

The date has been set and registration is now open for the 19th annual OSAS Charity Golf Tournament, supporting the Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society....read on

Canadian Purse Cheque News

July 6, 2016:

Seeing as though there is uncertainty in regard to the services of Canada Post at this time, multiple entities within the horse racing industry have issued releases explaining their contingency plans if a work stoppage does in fact occur....read on

Fantasy Stable Results Online

June 28, 2016:

Statistics and results for the 2016 Trot Magazine Fantasy Stable contest are now online and will be updated daily!....read on

2016 Stallion Reports

June 28, 2016:

Once again this year, the Reports of Mares Bred (stallion reports) will not be mailed....read on

Quebec Mare Residency Program

June 24, 2016:

The 2016 Enrollment forms for the Quebec Mare Residency Program are now available....read on

Are You Ready To Race?

June 2, 2016:

Do you have a horse that will be qualifying for the first time this year, or for the first time ever? Do you have your paperwork in order?...read on

Up To Date With '16 Eligibility Fees?

December 8, 2015:

Standardbred Canada would like to remind all owners and horsepeople that 2016 eligibility fees must be paid prior to any horse racing in 2016....read on

Breeders: Fill Out Foal Location Report

July 27, 2015:

Breeders, if you have any foals born in 2016, Standardbred Canada is asking you to please complete the Foal Location Report, which is a form that can be completed for free online....read on


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