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Colors A Virgin Wins Jugette

September 17, 2014:

After having won her opening-heat elimination courtesy of a first-over trip, the Indiana-bred Colors A Virgin came right back with a similar game plan in the $178,862 Jugette final on Wednesday, September 17 at the Delaware County Fair in Ohio....read on

2014 Prix D'Ete Starters Set

September 17, 2014:

The starters for the $200,000 Prix D'Ete Final with drivers and trainers have been finalized....read on

Lucky Sevens For Lyonssomewhere?

September 16, 2014:

"This is a race everyone wants to win. With the fans there, it’s a different atmosphere. The Jug is different than any other race. It’s been a great year for me and it would add to what an unbelievable year it’s been."...read on

Coleman To Little Brown Jug Board

September 17, 2014:

It has been announced that the Little Brown Jug Society Board has elected Casie Coleman and Jason Settlemoir to fill a pair of vacant seats....read on

Moment Of Silence For Mark Austin

September 17, 2014:

Officials with Grand River Raceway have announced that track will stage a moment of silence tonight (Wednesday, September 17) for local horseman Mark Austin, who passed away on Sunday....read on

What's Next For Modern Legend?

September 17, 2014:

Canadian Pacing Derby champion Modern Legend will look to keep his winning momentum rolling with The Red Mile's Grand Circuit meet just on the horizon....read on

Anniversary Handicapping Contests

September 17, 2014:

What better way to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Ontario Sires Stakes program than taking part in some handicapping contests with a chance to win some cash!...read on

Fredericton Meet To End Saturday

September 17, 2014:

Fredericton Raceway will host its final live card of its 2014 racing season on Saturday, (September 20). The card will kick off at 2 p.m....read on

New Off-Track Wagering Locations

September 17, 2014:

The Woodbine Entertainment Group has announced the locations and grand-opening dates for the latest venues to join the Champions off-track network....read on

Ohio Young Guns Look To Strike

September 17, 2014:

They have won more than 10,500 races combined. Each has won the Peter Haughton Memorial Award as the top young Ohio driver. They all rank in the top 20 for dash-winning drivers. And, this year, all three of the Ohio ‘young guns,’ Aaron Merriman, Chris Page and Tyler Smith, will be making their first Little Brown Jug starts....read on

Oakes, Gingras On Miss Versatility

September 17, 2014:

Four world champions meet in Thursday’s $121,500 Miss Versatility Series championship for older female trotters at the Delaware County Fair in central Ohio....read on

Matinee Races At Summerside Sunday

September 17, 2014:

The PEI Matinee finals will take place this Sunday (September 21) at Red Shores’ Summerside Raceway....read on

Hippodrome 3R Post Time Change

September 17, 2014:

Officials with Hippodrome 3R have announced that there is a post time change for the track’s Saturday, September 20 card of racing....read on

Super Night To Cap Scioto Meet

September 17, 2014:

Scioto Downs is planning on capping off its season of racing with an exhilarating evening of racing on Saturday, September 27, which is Ohio Super Night....read on

Jamiesons Double Up In Gold

September 16, 2014:

The father-son team of trainer Carl Jamieson and driver Jody Jamieson won two of the three $70,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Gold Series contests for rookie colt and gelding pacers on Tuesday night (September 16) at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

A Tribute To Mark Austin

September 16, 2014:

"Harness racing has lost one of its brightest lights. We have all lost a good friend and harness racing just won't be the same without Mark Austin in it"....read on

Coleman Ready For Delaware Ohio

September 16, 2014:

It’s happened several times recently. Casie Coleman leaves for the Delaware County Fair in central Ohio and ends up elsewhere. She doesn’t mind, though. In fact, she hopes it happens again. After all, there’s nothing like ending up on Cloud Nine....read on

Strong Ontario-Sired Jug Contingent

September 16, 2014:

The Little Brown Jug for three-year-old pacing colts and its filly companion race, the Jugette, are highly coveted races to win and this year Guelph, Ontario-based trainer Gregg McNair has a shot in each....read on

Scratch In Little Brown Jug

September 16, 2014:

It has been announced that a horse that was entered to contest Thursday’s Little Brown Jug at Ohio’s Delaware County Fair has been scratched....read on

Consignors Thrilled With Sale Results

September 15, 2014:

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

Hilda Coke Passes

September 16, 2014:

Trot Insider has learned that horse racing participant Hilda Lorraine Coke (nee Churchill) passed away with her family by her side on Sunday, September 14 at Matthews House Hospice, Alliston at the age of 93....read on

Yearling Sale: Behind The Scenes

September 16, 2014:

The I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club hosted a Behind The Scenes Tour at Sunday's Canadian Yearling Sale....read on

Trio Elected To Hall Of Fame

September 16, 2014:

On Tuesday, September 16, the U.S. Harness Writers Association (USHWA) announced that Joe Thomson, Kathy Parker and Bob Marks have been elected to the Harness Racing Hall of Fame....read on

Chaplaincy Golf Tournament Successful

September 16, 2014:

The Standardbred Race Track Chaplaincy Annual Golf Tournament, sponsored by Luc and Anita Ouellette, took place last Wednesday at the Granite Ridge Golf Course in Milton, Ont., and organizers have said that the day was a tremendous success....read on

The Track's Most Important Person

September 16, 2014:

The most important job at Grand River Raceway in Elora may just belong to track veterinarian Dr. Pat Meyers....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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Tracks Apply For Date Amendments

September 15, 2014:

On Monday, September 15, the Ontario 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

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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