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No Stopping Odds On Amethyst

April 24, 2017:

Make it six-in-a-row and counting for Odds On Amethyst thanks to his gutsy, first-over score in Monday’s $34,000 Preferred Trot at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Changes To Be Unveiled In London

April 24, 2017:

The staff at The Raceway at Western Fair District are busy gearing up for what promises to be a busy and exciting month of May with a couple of new initiatives thrown in for good measure....read on

Trot Magazine Fantasy Stable Open

April 16, 2017:

Introducing the fourth edition of the Trot Magazine Fantasy Stable contest. Enter for free and play along all year, with a chance to win great prizes!...read on

Boli Repeats In Open; Spriggs Steps Up

April 24, 2017:

On any normal racing night, usually, the headline belongs to the winner of the Open event here at Pompano Park....read on

Harrington's Season Is Underway

April 24, 2017:

An overcast sky on an unseasonably cool spring day greeted customers at Harrington Raceway's opening night for the track's 71st season of live harness racing....read on

Weiss Prelims Continue At Pocono

April 24, 2017:

Dash Of Danger looked to complete a sweep of his four $15,000 preliminary rounds of the Bobby Weiss Series for male pacers Monday night at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, but his hopes were dashed when the American Ideal colt Talent Soup rallied from first-over to win by 1-3/4 lengths in 1:51.1....read on

Hickory Icon Burns Rubber At Plainridge

April 24, 2017:

Miami Valley Raceway shipper Hickory Icon was placed in the capable hands of Eddie Davis, Jr. for the $15,000 Open handicap pace at Plainridge Park on Monday afternoon and the two left little doubt who was the best this day....read on

Changes Upcoming For Yonkers Schedule

April 24, 2017:

Yonkers Raceway officials announced Monday some changes to its upcoming live racing schedule....read on

Lyonssomewhere Comes Up Large

April 24, 2017:

After disappointing in a road trip to Woodbine Racetrack on April 8, Lyonssomewhere traveled to The Raceway at Western Fair District and laid a Monday evening whooping on the pacing foes he faced in the $11,000 Preferred 2 for horses and geldings....read on

Thestable.ca Announces ‘Spring Showcase’

April 24, 2017:

It's that time of year again. The flowers are in bloom, birds are singing, and the Class of 2016 / 2017 is edging closer to graduation day: the qualifiers....read on

Photo Gallery – Canadian Colours Presentation

April 24, 2017:

On Friday, April 21 at Fraser Downs, Brandon Campbell was presented with the official Canadian driving colours and helmet for the upcoming 2017 World Driving Championship. Campbell will represent Canada in this year’s WDC, presented by Standardbred Canada from August 12–18....read on

Harper Blue Chip Surfaces

April 24, 2017:

Mohawk Racetrack played host to a seven-race docket of qualifiers on Monday morning (April 24), and the second race of the session featured the charted return of Harper Blue Chip, who will look to reach the $1 million earning milestone this season....read on

ID Technician On PEI

April 24, 2017:

SC Identification Technician Stephen MacLeod will be on Prince Edward Island on Tuesday, May 2 to freeze brand any horses requiring freeze brand identification....read on

Timothy Capps Passes

April 24, 2017:

Timothy T. Capps, 71, director of the Equine Industry Program in the University of Louisville College of Business, passed away on April 22 at Norton Brownsboro Hospital. He had been hospitalized since mid-February following a stroke....read on

Kathy Burlingame Passes

April 24, 2017:

Katherine Ellen Massey Burlingame, 69, of Columbus, Ohio, passed away at her residence on April 18, 2017....read on

Youth Foundation Prepping For Season

April 24, 2017:

With the Harness Horse Youth Foundation’s May 15 camp application deadline rapidly approaching, students are not the only ones scrambling to prepare. The organization’s stable of Trottingbred horses is being prepped for its cross-country tour....read on

On Gait Management Division Announced

April 24, 2017:

Officials with ongait.com have issued a release in regard to the establishment of the On Gait Management Division, which has been designed to recruit and navigate owner prospects through the uncharted nuances of Standardbred ownership....read on

Concerns For New York Sire Stakes

April 23, 2017:

The Harness Horse Breeders of New York State announced Sunday evening it is concerned with changes that are in the works for the handling of the New York Sire Stakes....read on

Perfect Night For Gagnon

April 23, 2017:

Guy Gagnon sent out four starters Sunday evening at Rideau Carleton Raceway, and those four performers manufactured a perfect night for the veteran horseman....read on

Bounce Back Score For Win One Soon

April 23, 2017:

Things didn’t go very well for Win One Soon in last week’s assignment in Flamboro’s feature race for pacers, but Sunday night’s test versus easier company was a different story....read on

Training Triple For Starkewski

April 23, 2017:

Trainer Rod Starkewski has enjoyed a solid start to his 2017 season in western Canada, and his training triple during Sunday’s 10-race card at Century Downs certainly helped the cause....read on

Hippodrome 3R Season Kicks Off; No Longer Offering 'Show' Wagering

April 23, 2017:

Hippodrome 3R kicked off its 2017 season of live harness racing on Sunday, April 23, as the Quebec half-miler played host to a nine-race card that feature both an $8,000 Preferred 1 Trot and an $8,000 Preferred 1 Pace....read on

Anwar Hanover Upsets In Pocono Feature

April 24, 2017:

Anwar Hanover, riding great second-over cover for driver Andrew McCarthy, caught the first-over Cruise Patrol by a neck to lower his mark by a tick to 1:51.1 in winning the $18,000 featured pace Sunday at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono....read on

Panocchio Prevails By A Nose

April 23, 2017:

Panocchio, returning to the racing wars after a two-month layoff because of sickness, showed his gameness by defeating a classy octet of pacers in Sunday’s $11,000 Open Handicap Pace at Pompano Park....read on

Saratoga Open Trot To Charmed Life

April 23, 2017:

Ontario Sires Stakes graduate Charmed Life cruised to victory in the Sunday feature at Saratoga Casino Hotel....read on

Brown Memorial To Jailhouse Sam

April 23, 2017:

Jailhouse Sam was crowned champion of the annual Robert J. Brown Memorial trotting series on Sunday afternoon at Miami Valley Raceway....read on

More NA Cup Eligibles Emerge

April 23, 2017:

Seven of the pacing colts that comprise the top 10 listed in the Trot Magazine 2017 Pepsi North America Cup Spring Book have now made on-track appearances as sophomores....read on

'Spring Fever' Deadline Monday

April 3, 2017:

Your I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club is pleased to announce the return of the Zoom Photography Challenge for the fifth consecutive year!...read on

Clete ‘Doc’ Vonderwell Passes

April 23, 2017:

Clete M. ‘Doc’ Vonderwell, 81, of Delphos, Ohio, passed away on April 7 at Community Health Professionals Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert....read on

Fan Club Honours MacDonald

April 22, 2017:

The I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club recognized trainer/driver Anthony MacDonald of Guelph, Ont. as the Fan Club’s 2016 Ambassador of the Year in a winner's circle presentation at Mohawk Racetrack on Saturday night (April 22)....read on

Keystone Velocity Perseveres In Levy; Mackenzie A Wins Matchmaker

April 22, 2017:

Keystone Velocity (Dan Dube, $24.80) was hard-used early and hard-headed late Saturday night (April 22), winning Yonkers Raceway’s co-featured $529,000 final of the George Morton Levy Memorial Pacing Series....read on

Yoga Pants Dominates Bath Final; 1,000 Wins For Knight

April 22, 2017:

Three-year-old pacing filly Yoga Pants stretched her win streak to seven with another dominant victory in the $75,000 final of the Penny Bath Memorial featured on the 2016-17 meet-closing card at Fraser Downs on Saturday (April 22)....read on

Stars Shine At The Meadowlands

April 22, 2017:

The big guns are beginning to show up at The Meadowlands for qualifiers and there were more than a few Grand Circuit stars of last year sprinkled throughout Saturday morning’s card....read on

Simard Ready For Full Season At 3R

April 22, 2017:

His nickname is ‘The Black Cat’ and many horse racing fans know him that way or as trainer-driver Richard Simard, and he is ready for plenty of action this season as the Hippodrome 3R opens for live harness racing on Sunday....read on

Kawartha Opens Monday For Training

April 22, 2017:

In preparation for the 45th season of racing at Kawartha Downs, the track will be open for training starting this Monday (April 24) from 6 a.m. to noon....read on

Rewind: The Kopas All-Star Qualifier

April 22, 2017:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith pays a further tribute to Jack Kopas, the great horseman who recently passed away at the age of 88....read on

Additional Info On Cobalt Thresholds

April 21, 2017:

Further to the Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agency’s (CPMA) Industry Notice dated April 6, 2017, regarding the implementation of CPMA cobalt testing effective May 1, 2017, the CPMA has received questions about what this means from a practical perspective given that cobalt occurs naturally in the horse....read on

Harness Racing Commercial Unveiled

April 21, 2017:

A brand new commercial featuring harness racing will soon be featured and broadcast on screens and devices around Ontario....read on

Martin: Let USADA Bid For Testing

April 21, 2017:

Ed Martin, president of the Association of Racing Commissioners International, closed out the racing regulators’ equine welfare and integrity conference Thursday by urging his member organizations to extend an invitation to the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency to bid on their equine drug-testing contracts....read on

Someomensomewhere Sold

April 21, 2017:

Among the star-studded lineup entered to qualify Saturday morning at The Meadowlands is a stakes-winning pacing filly making her debut for new connections....read on

Efforts To Revive Fredericton Racing

April 20, 2017:

On Tuesday, April 20, a group of volunteers met in Fredericton, New Brunswick for a strategic meeting in an effort to bring live harness racing back to Fredericton Raceway....read on

Donald ‘Donnie’ Byrne Passes

April 20, 2017:

Trot Insider has learned that longtime Standardbred owner Donald Patrick ‘Donnie’ Byrne, of Edmonton, Alberta, passed away on Wednesday, April 19 at the age of 81....read on

Northside Qualifiers Announced

April 20, 2017:

Trot Insider has learned that the Atlantic Provinces Harness Racing Commission has given its approval for a pair of qualifying sessions that will take place in the upcoming weeks at Northside Downs....read on

Exhibition Park Qualifiers Announced

April 18, 2017:

Officials with Horse Racing New Brunswick have informed Trot Insider that a pair of imminent qualifying dates have been set. It is also important that horsepeople are aware that a Standardbred Canada field representative will be on hand to conduct business....read on

Trot N.A. Cup Spring Book: #1

April 18, 2017:

"He'll be a factor. We're going to know real quick...within the next month."...read on

2017 Atlantic Bursary Program Details

April 17, 2017:

2017 marks the eleventh consecutive year that Standardbred Canada and the Atlantic provinces have partnered to offer the Atlantic Provinces Bursary Program. This project could award up to five students in the Atlantic provinces bursaries towards their post secondary education this year....read on

AGCO On Twitter, Race Report Project

April 13, 2017:

The live tweeting of Race Officials’ calls began Monday, April 10, as part of the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO)'s 'Moving Ahead: Horse Racing Regulation in Ontario' project....read on

Post Time With Dan Gall

April 9, 2017:

Recently I have been meeting and working with a lot of different organizations to talk about standardbred horse racing and our association...read on / continuer à lire

Reduce Your Risk Of Spring Colic

April 6, 2017:

Spring is the epitome of change. It is common knowledge that the horses gut does not cope well with quick change....read on

Inspiring Stories Wanted

March 31, 2017:

Do you have stories that go beyond the winner's circle? TROT Magazine is looking for inspiring stories, big or small, to feature in our upcoming May issue...read on

Ontario Racing Releases Final Long-Term Funding Consultation Report

March 17, 2017:

After extensive industry consultations, Ontario Racing is pleased to release the Final Long-Term Funding Consultation Report....read on

2017 Two-Year-Olds In Training

January 10, 2017:

Standardbred Canada has released the initial set of 2017 two-year-olds in training for our popular and comprehensive nation-wide list....read on

Up To Date With '17 Eligibility Fees?

December 5, 2016:

Standardbred Canada would like to remind all owners and horsepeople that 2017 eligibility fees must be paid prior to any horse racing in 2017....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


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