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Quillen Memorial To Foiled Again

September 15, 2014:

Clear Vision edged out Foiled Again by a narrow margin in last year’s Bobby Quillen Memorial, but the sport’s richest pacer of all-time turned the tables on his stablemate in this year’s edition at Harrington Raceway....read on

Consignors Thrilled With Sale Results

September 15, 2014:

A near-25 percent boost in yearling prices at the 2014 Canadian Yearling Sale gave many consignors something to smile about after Sunday's auction....read on

Tracks Apply For Date Amendments

September 15, 2014:

On Monday, September 15, the Ontario Horse Racing Commission announced that Flamboro Downs and The Raceway at Western Fair District – with the support of the Standardbred Alliance – are requesting approval for a race-date variance for the 2014/15 race date schedule of each racetrack....read on

August's ZOOM Photo Winner

September 15, 2014:

Congratulations to Tania Girouard of Brownsburg-Chatham, Quebec, on winning our August Zoom Challenge featuring the theme of Horse Crazy Kids where we asked our members to send us shots of horses and kids interacting....read on

Summerside Feature To Eagle Jolt

September 15, 2014:

It was strictly a race for place in the Monday night feature at Red Shores Summerside. Eagle Jolt and driver Marc Campbell meant business....read on

Ontario Bred Wins Meadows Feature

September 15, 2014:

Converted claimer Your Beautiful moved powerfully first over and rolled to a narrow victory in Monday’s $15,000 Filly & Mare Not Listed Preferred Pace at The Meadows....read on

Mark Austin Passes; Arrangements Set

September 15, 2014:

Mark Austin, one of Ontario's most popular and successful trainers, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 14 at the age of 54....read on

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

Ever Heard Of A Track ‘Collector’?

September 15, 2014:

Multiple stops at various racetracks is par for the course for horsepeople. Although, how many people in the racing industry can say that they have made stops at over 300 tracks?...read on

Track Damaged In Theft Attempt

September 15, 2014:

Two individuals were arrested last week after a theft attempt saw a stolen box truck and a Toyota make two laps of a harness racetrack before tearing down at least 110 feet of fencing....read on

More On New Jersey Sports Wagering

September 15, 2014:

Officials with Monmouth Park have readjusted the timetable for the New Jersey Thoroughbred track to start offering sports wagering to its betting menu....read on

More Double Duty For Chocolate Delight

September 15, 2014:

When people hear of the term ‘double duty’ in horse racing they usually think of a horse breeding and racing. Chocolate Delight is doing a different type of double duty, and he is excelling at both....read on

Perry Headed To Island Hall

September 15, 2014:

It was recently announced that Andrew Perry will be inducted into the P.E.I. Sports Hall of Fame next month....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

John Sylvia Passes

September 15, 2014:

John ‘Jack’ Joseph Sylvia, 80, passed away at his home surrounded by the comfort of his loving family on September 12....read on

Flamboro Horse Festival Details

September 15, 2014:

On Saturday, September 20, Racing Under Saddle Ontario and Flamboro Downs will present the Flamboro Horse Festival, which will showcase a variety of equine breeds and disciplines during a night of harness racing....read on

Colonial Downs Meet Set To Open

September 15, 2014:

Colonial Downs’ 17th annual harness racing season will kick off this Wednesday (September 17) at the home of the ‘one turn mile’ with a 10-race card beginning at 1 p.m....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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Fantasy Stable Results Online

June 1, 2014:

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

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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