view counter
 
view counter
 
 

Stars Out Saturday At Mohawk

August 22, 2017:

A group of 16 older pacers will compete in this Saturday’s (August 26) Canadian Pacing Derby eliminations at Mohawk Racetrack in search of a spot in the $615,000 final on September 2....read on

James MacDonald: Karaoke Champ?

August 22, 2017:

While James MacDonald made headlines for his talented work on the racetrack during the 2017 World Driving Championship, some exclusive video from PEI shows that his skills extend beyond the racebike....read on

West Nile Virus In Ontario Horses

August 22, 2017:

On August 21, the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) was notified of two positive test results for West Nile Virus....read on

OSAS Golf Tourney Reminder

August 22, 2017:

A reminder that the 20th Annual OSAS Charity Golf Tournament is set for Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at Hidden Lake Golf Course in Burlington, Ontario, with proceeds to support the Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society....read on

Remembering Harry Von Knoblauch

August 22, 2017:

Harry Von Knoblauch was in his early 40s when he bought his first horse and embarked on a career in harness racing. A decade later, the self-taught horseman was a top trainer on the Chicago circuit, leading a stable that became known for its New Zealand-bred imports....read on

Added Incentive For Yonkers Trot Winner

August 22, 2017:

Once again shamelessly plagiarizing a term from our thoroughbred brethren, “Win and You’re In.”...read on

2017 Standardbred Poll – Week 13

August 22, 2017:

Fear The Dragon continues to sit atop the Hambletonian Society/Breeders Crown Top 10 as no horses changed positions....read on

Tioga Cancels Monday Card

August 22, 2017:

In conjunction with the Southern Tier Harness Horsemen’s Association, Tioga Downs is announcing that the live racing program scheduled for Monday, August 28 will be cancelled due to a lack of available horses to race....read on

Mass Production Shut Down

August 22, 2017:

Trot Insider has learned that 2016 O'Brien Award winner Mass Production will not race again in 2017....read on

August Zoom Deadline Approaching

August 22, 2017:

August is jam-packed with many exciting racing events, providing fans with the perfect opportunity to get in on the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club’s August Zoom Photography Challenge – In The Driver's Seat!...read on

Pure Ivory To Courtney Hanover

August 21, 2017:

Cantab Hall filly Courtney Hanover and trainer/driver Rick Zeron came out on top in a tight Photo Finish to win Monday’s $35,200 Pure Ivory Series Final at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Rockin Finish Upsets In Preferred

August 22, 2017:

Despite starting from the outside, suffering interference and being forced to rally from last – Rockin Finish stormed home in :28 to take home top prize in Monday’s $11,000 Preferred 2 Handicap for horse and gelding pacers at Grand River Raceway....read on

Campbell Puts On A Clinic

August 22, 2017:

Four divisions of ASHA Stakes – two for the boys and two for the girls – went postward Monday at Century Downs, and driver Brandon Campbell captured three of those events as part of a four-win night at the office....read on

Lather Up Lowers Track Record

August 22, 2017:

Lather Up eclipsed his own record to establish a new Scioto Downs standard of 1:51.1 for two-year-old pacing colts as he swept to victory in the first of four $40,000 Ohio Sires Stakes divisions on Monday afternoon, August 21....read on

Miller Trainees Excel In Stallion Series

August 22, 2017:

Sometime shortly after July 12, either Andy or Julie Miller must have said that they were going to the tack shop to get a set of trotting hopples. Their fellow Illinois Miller, Erv, must have said, “Hey, get me a set, too.”...read on

Final Leg Set For Future Stars Series

August 21, 2017:

Two-year-old trotting colts and fillies are in the limelight Tuesday evening at the Hippodrome 3R in the third and final preliminary round of the $220,000 Future Stars Series....read on

Speedshow For Bombshell Belle

August 21, 2017:

Bombshell Belle followed the first-over First Class Act, then eclipsed her in the lane to score in 1:57.1, fastest win in Monday’s $100,000 Pennsylvania Stallion Series stake at The Meadows....read on

Dozen Enter Yonkers Trot

August 21, 2017:

Twelve three-year-old gentlemen have been entered for Yonkers Trot No. 63, second jewel of the Trotting Triple Crown....read on

Plainridge Open To Artful Way

August 21, 2017:

In what could only be described as an overpowering performance, Artful Way took no prisoners en route to a career matching performance in the $18,000 Open handicap pacing feature at Plainridge Park on Monday afternoon....read on

Horse, Driver Continue Education

August 21, 2017:

“I know I’m going to make mistakes. It’s inevitable. The guys I’m racing against drive more races in a month than I’ve driven in my whole life and they still make mistakes, so of course I’m going to make some."...read on

Race Date Cancellation In N.B.

August 21, 2017:

Trot Insider has learned that an upcoming race card scheduled for Exhibition Park Raceway has been cancelled....read on

Registration Open For Chaplaincy Golf

August 21, 2017:

The annual golf tournament for The Standardbred Race Track Chaplaincy of Canada will be held at Granite Ridge Golf Course on September 13....read on

Canadian Pacing Derby Adds 'Velocity'

August 21, 2017:

Supplements to this year’s Canadian Pacing Derby were due this morning (August 21) and the connections of nine-year-old Keystone Velocity opted to supplement for a fee of $40,000....read on

Rewind: Stanley Dancer Remembered

August 21, 2017:

In this week's edition of Rewind Robert Smith recalls the career of a truly great U.S. horseman, the late Stanley Dancer. He made countless trips to Canadian tracks and set many records during those visits....read on

Freehold Set To Resume Racing

August 21, 2017:

Freehold Raceway will resume live harness racing on Friday (Sept. 1), with a first race post time of 12:30 p.m....read on

Lookslikeachpndale Repeats In Rowe

August 20, 2017:

Lookslikeachpndale defended his title in the $75,000 Honourable Earl Rowe Invitation Trot featured on the Sunday night's (August 20) harness racing card at Georgian Downs, which also hosted a round of Ontario Sires Stakes....read on

Western Fame Wires Prix d’Été Field

August 20, 2017:

Brittany Farms homebred Western Fame ($14.80) made easy work of fours-on favourite Sintra and six other rivals to capture the $200,000 Prix d’Été for four-year-old pacers on Sunday afternoon (August 20) at Hippodrome 3R....read on

Shadow Place Takes 58th Gold Cup & Saucer

August 19, 2017:

Shadow Place, sent off at odds of 10-1, pounced on the speedy tempo set by 2-5 favourite Always At My Place to take the $60,000 58th renewal of the Sobey's Gold Cup & Saucer in 1:53.2....read on

Hanover Hosts Balanced Image Elims

August 19, 2017:

A pair of $5,000 eliminations for the Balanced Image headlined the 10-race program at Hanover Raceway on Saturday, August 19, with the top four two-year-old trotters from the two eliminations returning for the $61,400 Saturday, August 26....read on

WDC Finals Video Recap

August 20, 2017:

Relive the sights and sounds of the 2017 World Driving Championship final leg as driver James MacDonald made harness racing history....read on

World Trotting Conference Closes With Commitment To The Future

August 19, 2017:

The 2017 World Trotting Conference concluded with its official closing ceremony on Saturday, August 19, at the Delta Prince Edward, in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island, Canada. The torch was passed from Canada to Sweden, where the conference will be hosted in 2019....read on

International Media Awards Presented

August 19, 2017:

On Saturday, August 19, the International Media Award winners were announced at the 25th edition of the World Trotting Conference, hosted in Charlottetown, PEI....read on

WTC Symposium Concludes

August 18, 2017:

The 2017 World Trotting Conference 25 Symposium concluded on Thursday with four panels addressing topics important to the future of harness racing worldwide....read on

James MacDonald Takes WDC Title

August 15, 2017:

Canadian harness racing driver James MacDonald clinched the 2017 World Driving Championship (WDC) title outright and a $25,000 top prize on Friday evening (August 18) at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

London Selected Yearling Sale Pedigrees Now Online

August 16, 2017:

Pedigrees for the 2017 London Selected Yearling Sale are now available online....read on

2017 Stallion Report Due September 1

July 18, 2017:

If you have a stallion that has bred mares in 2017, please follow the 'eShop' on this website....read on

COSA Supports All-Year Mohawk Racing

August 15, 2017:

On Tuesday, August 15, the Central Ontario Standardbred Association announced that it is in favour of the Woodbine Entertainment Group’s decision to move harness racing to Mohawk Racetrack on a year-round basis....read on

The Hall Of Fame Class Of 2017

August 9, 2017:

In this the 250th anniversary year of horse racing in Canada, the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame welcomed a total of 10 horses and people as its Class of 2017....read on

Fantasy Stable Results Online

June 28, 2017:

Statistics and results for the 2017 Trot Magazine Fantasy Stable contest -- our most popular contest to date in terms of entries -- are now online and will be updated daily!...read on

Are You & Your Horse Ready To Race?

July 3, 2017:

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


view counter
 
 
 

© 2017 Standardbred Canada. All rights reserved. Use of this site signifies your agreement and compliance with the legal disclaimer and privacy policy.

Firefox 3 Best with IE 7 Built with Drupal