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Modern Legend Upsets In Canadian Pacing Derby

August 30, 2014:

The locally-owned homebred pacer Modern Legend pulled off a stunning upset in the Canadian Pacing Derby while the undefeated win streaks of two-year-olds Artspeak and world champion JK Shesalady continued in the Metro Pace and Shes A Great Lady Stakes on an action-packed Saturday night of harness racing at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Caulfield Wins Balanced Image Trot

August 31, 2014:

The skies were threatening, but the showers held off for the $70,600 final of the Balanced Image Trot Saturday night....read on

Standardbred Canada Closure Notice

August 29, 2014:

Please take note that Standardbred Canada's Mississauga, Ont. office will be closed in observance of Labour Day on Monday, September 1....read on

Red Shores Feature To Shock The Rock

August 31, 2014:

Fresh off taking a new lifetime mark in his last start, Shock The Rock converted of a perfect second over trip to take the Saturday night feature at Red Shores' Charlottetown in 1:56.3 for driver Corey MacPherson....read on

Mare With Royal Pedigree In Spotlight

August 31, 2014:

Since Kawartha Downs opened for its 2014 meet in June, Whitesand Merlot has been one of the most regular performers, having raced in all but one of the 11 programs to date....read on

Best Ears Prevails In Close Finish

August 31, 2014:

With an eighth of a mile to go, two lengths separated the seven horses that competed in Saturday night’s (Aug. 30) $9,500 Open Pace at Batavia Downs and the final result came down to the wire. But when they crossed the line, Best Ears used his head as the margin of victory in the night’s feature race....read on

Twin B Spike Man Takes Tioga Open

August 31, 2014:

Repelling a late challenge from Spice It Up Lindy, Ontario-sired Twin B Spike Man ($3.10) proved a gutsy 1:54.4 winner in Saturday (August 30) evening's $15,000 Open Trot at Tioga Downs, giving Mike Simons one of his four driving wins on the evening....read on

Fameous Western Surprises In Open

August 31, 2014:

Rank outsider Fameous Western (Larry Stalbaum, $67.50) had everything go his way Saturday night, winning Yonkers Raceway's $44,000 Open Handicap Pace....read on

Miller Doubles In New York Sire Stakes

August 31, 2014:

There were three divisions of the New York Sire Stakes for two-year-old colt pacers on Saturday night at Vernon Downs and driver Marcus Miller won two of them. All three divisions had purses of $37,266....read on

Saulsbrook Alana Wins The Maritimer

August 30, 2014:

Saulsbrook Alana and driver Marc Campbell were victorious in the 20th edition of The Maritimer for three-year-old pacing fillies on Saturday afternoon at Exhibition Park Raceway....read on

'Boknows' Wins Northside Feature

August 30, 2014:

Boknows Momngranny dominated the top class at Northside Downs while 17-year-old trainer Brett Leblanc celebrated his first career win during the Saturday afternoon card of harrness racing....read on

Nubble Light Rallies For Green Acres Win

August 30, 2014:

Nubble Light took advantage of a second-over trip, swept four-wide in the stretch and drew off to a one-length victory in the $7,000 opening leg of New Jersey Sire Stakes – Green Acres for three-year-old pacing colts and geldings on Saturday, August 30 at Freehold Raceway....read on

Dresden To Wrap Up Successful Season

August 30, 2014:

Dresden Raceway will concluded summer racing season with a bang this weekend, featuring racing on Sunday afternoon as well as the traditional Labour Day program on Monday....read on

Clinton Closes Season With A Bang

August 30, 2014:

Clinton Raceway will end its 2014 racing season this Sunday with a jam-packed card which includes Ontario Sires Stakes Grassroots action for two-year-old pacing colts, the track’s 34th annual Charity Drivers’ Challenge and a fundraiser for Childcan....read on

Breast Cancer Support At St. John's

August 30, 2014:

On Monday afternoon, St. John's Racing and Entertainment Centre will be hosting a seven-dash program in aid towards the fight against Breast Cancer....read on

Vernon Seeks Info On Break-In

August 30, 2014:

In an effort to obtain information regarding a break-in and missing articles at the Vernon Downs Paddock area, track management is offering a $5,000 reward for any information that will bring a satisfactory conclusion to the NYS Racing Investigation....read on

SC Rewind: Doc Findley Turns 9-0

August 30, 2014:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith offers up a birthday tribute to Dr. John Findley, who is turning 90 on September 2. The Hall Of Fame horseman and veterinarian has spent an entire lifetime in the sport....read on

Truro Racino Concept Dismissed

August 30, 2014:

Horsemen at Truro Raceway wishing to have a racino concept supported by local government were met with a less than enthusiastic response....read on

McWicked Sets Sires Stakes Record

August 30, 2014:

Trailing by five lengths at the three-quarters and with his cover stalling, Adios champion McWicked showed his speed and determination Friday at The Meadows when he roared wide down the lane to score in a stake-record 1:48.3 in a $199,980 Pennsylvania Sires Stake....read on

Takter Sweeps Zweigs; Sebastian K Cruises In Crawford

August 29, 2014:

Jimmy Takter-trained sophomore trotters dominated the Dr. Harry M. Zweig Memorial divisions while Sebastian K cruised wire-to-wire to win the Crawford Farms Open Trot on Friday night at Vernon Downs....read on

Designed To Be Equals Simcoe Record

August 29, 2014:

Sent postward as the overwhelming 1-9 favourite, Designed To Be ($2.10) tracked down 10-1 second choice Scream And Shout to tie the Simcoe Stakes record for three-year-old trotting fillies in 1:52.3 early Friday night at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Henry To Focus On Woodbine?

August 29, 2014:

There’s a reason Trevor Henry is the leading harness driver in Canada by more than 100 wins over the next closest driver. He almost never misses a day driving at Ontario’s smaller tracks....read on

Final Quebec-Bred Series Prelims Sunday

August 30, 2014:

The final preliminary round for the $300,000 Quebec-Bred Series for two-year-old trotters and pacers takes place Sunday at the Hippodrome 3R with four $7,500 divisions....read on

Paying Tribute To An Icon

August 29, 2014:

At this point it is not breaking news that revered horse racing announcer Tom Durkin is retiring. Although news of Durkin’s retirement has been covered by multiple mainstream media outlets, CBS News has assembled a quick video interview that captures what the announcing icon has meant to the sport of horse racing....read on

Want To Jog A Standardbred?

August 29, 2014:

If jogging a racehorse is one of the items left on your bucket list, then here's your chance to cross it off....read on

Winkys Gill Passes

August 29, 2014:

Winkys Gill, winner of a heat of the 1983 Hambletonian, dam of 1993 Hambletonian Oaks winner Winkys Goal (1:54.4, $844,924) and 1987 Peter Haughton Memorial winner Supergill (1:53.3, $664,194) passed away at the age of 34 on August 8 at Perretti Farm, her home of 14 years....read on

Telmisartan Added As Prohibited Drug

August 29, 2014:

Please be advised that the regulatory amendment to add the drug telmisartan to the Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agency's (CPMA) Schedule to the Pari-Mutuel Betting Supervision Regulations has been finalized....read on

Holiday Matinee In New Brunswick

August 28, 2014:

Horse Racing New Brunswick will host its annual Labour Day program at Fredericton Raceway on Monday, September 1 at 12 p.m....read on

Kawartha Training Schedule Change

August 28, 2014:

Officials with Kawartha Downs have announced changes to the track's training schedule next month due to the NASCAR race on September 20....read on

Campbell Reunites With Mack Lobell

August 28, 2014:

Driver John Campbell is back in the U.S. after a visit last week to Solvalla Racetrack in Sweden for the ‘Legends’ race in which he competed alongside renowned drivers of Europe. While there, he was reunited with 1987 and 1988 Horse of the Year Mack Lobell, with whom he won the Hambletonian and the Elitlopp when the horse was four, a feat never duplicated before or since....read on

Driving Championship Photo Gallery

August 27, 2014:

The 2014 National Driving Championship took place Tuesday, August 26 at Red Shores’ Charlottetown Driving Park. Jody Jamieson defeated Marc Campbell by 15 points and will represent Canada in 2015 at the World Driving Championship in Australia....read on

Jamieson Wins Driving Championship

August 26, 2014:

Jody Jamieson will represent Canada in the World Driving Championship after a thrilling four-win performance in tonight's National Driving Championship at Charlottetown Driving Park. Jamieson defeated Marc Campbell for the victory....read on

Please Join Us In Welcoming...

August 25, 2014:

Harness racing trainers and drivers discuss the sports media personalities and celebrities they would like to hear call a race as a guest announcer at their local racetracks in this week's Standardbred Canada video feature....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

Meet Your Favourite Driver!

August 18, 2014:

Have you ever wanted to have lunch with your favourite driver? The I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club wants to make that happen! Grab your pens and pencils, because it’s quick and easy to enter for a chance to win!...read on

Fall Fan Club Events

August 17, 2014:

The I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club has a pair of great events planned this fall!...read on

More Canadian Yearling Sale Videos

August 16, 2014:

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

ID Technician In Gaspé

August 15, 2014:

SC Identification Technician Eddy Vanderveer will be in the Gaspé Region from September 10 to 14, 2014 to freeze brand any horses requiring freeze brand identification....read on

Openings In Chaplaincy Golf Tournament

August 15, 2014:

The seventh annual Race Track Chaplaincy of Canada golf tournament, sponsored by Luc and Anita Ouellette, is less than a month away and there a still some available spots for individuals and teams....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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