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SC Rewind: Remembering Fall Fairs

August 23, 2014:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith takes a nostalgic look back at the ‘Old Days’ when harness racing at the annual fall fairs in many communities was a popular pastime. A number of old and interesting photographs accompany today's offering....read on

Captaintreacherous Scratched

August 23, 2014:

Captaintreacherous, the 2013 Pepsi North America Cup winner and two-time U.S. Pacer of the Year, has been scratched from tonight's Canadian Pacing Derby elimination....read on

Bee A Magician Sets Yonkers Record

August 22, 2014:

Yonkers Raceway’s Friday night $44,000 co-featured Opens -- a handicap for distaff pacers and a blind draw all socially-acceptable trotters -- were won by odds-on numbers Robin Cruiser (Jordan Stratton, $3.70) and Bee A Magician (Brian Sears, $3.10)....read on

Lifetime Pursuit Ties Canadian Record

August 22, 2014:

World champion Lifetime Pursuit tied the 1:52.1 track and Canadian record for three-year-old trotting fillies co-held by Check Me Out and Bee A Magician in her debut North of the border in the Casual Breeze Stakes on Friday night at Mohawk Racetrack....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

Port Perry Box Closes Sunday

August 18, 2014:

Entries are now being accepted for the fair date in Port Perry, Ont., set for Sunday, August 31....read on

'iBet' At Mohawk Racetrack

August 14, 2014:

Standardbred Canada’s Youth Council is coordinating “iBet,” a student-focused promotion featuring a night of giveaways, fun and live racing in cooperation with Mohawk Racetrack on Saturday, August 23....read on

Livininthefastlane Speeds To Stakes Win

August 23, 2014:

Canadian-owned Livininthefastlane pounced on the leaders down the backside, then blazed home in a stake-record 1:55.1 in Friday’s $234,584 Pennsylvania Sires Stakes at The Meadows....read on

Victory Is Coming In World Record Time

August 23, 2014:

Trotting mare Victory Is Coming and Ronnie Wrenn Jr. stole the spotlight at Scioto Downs on Friday night with their track and world performance of 1:51 in the $30,000 Open....read on

'Gural' Earns Seventh Straight Win

August 22, 2014:

Driver Jim Morrill Jr. was the star of the evening on Friday night at Vernon Downs. He won with six of his nine drives on the 12-race program and one of those wins was with the streaking Gural Hanover in the $59,100 New York Sire Stakes for three-year-old colt and gelding trotters....read on

Byron Dominates At Tioga Downs

August 22, 2014:

Driver Aaron Byron had the hot hands at Tioga Downs on Friday (August 22), taking five of the evening's 10 races. Among his triumphs was a 1:52.1 win in the $15,000 Mares Open Handicap Pace with Inittowinafortune ($6.20)....read on

Dont Spank Me Wins Hoosier Invite

August 22, 2014:

Dont Spank Me, driven by Andy Shetler, utilized her customary late charge to prevail in the featured event of the evening, a $22,000 Fillies and Mares Invitational Pace, at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino on Friday, August 22....read on

Anndrovette Prevails In Pocono Preferred

August 22, 2014:

It was the battle of the multi-millionaire mares in Friday’s feature race at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, a Preferred Handicap for fillies and mares. Seven fillies and mares went to the gate in the race, the 10th on the card, with a purse of $25,000....read on

Yankee Bounty Undefeated In Stakes

August 22, 2014:

Yankee Bounty continued his perfect rookie campaign on Friday afternoon (Aug. 22), hanging on for his closest victory yet in six stakes starts at Harrah's Philadelphia....read on

Waples' One-Two Punch For Metro

August 22, 2014:

Randy Waples is heading into this weekend's Metro Pace eliminations in an enviable position....read on

Drivers Select Championship Horses

August 22, 2014:

The field is now set for the 2014 National Driving Championship at Red Shores Charlottetown following Friday's 'horse draft'....read on

Grassroots Fillies Headed To Georgian

August 22, 2014:

On Saturday night Georgian Downs’ signature event, the $100,000 Earl Rowe Memorial Trot, will anchor their card, which also features five $18,000 divisions of the Ontario Sires Stakes Grassroots for two-year-old pacing fillies....read on

Genois Reflects On Big Night

August 22, 2014:

When it comes to winning races at the Hippodrome 3R this past year, harness racing driver Steeven Genois had had quite a dry spell...until Tuesday evening that is, when he cut loose to win five of the 10 races on the program....read on

Meadows Horsemen Take The Challenge

August 22, 2014:

Horsemen from The Meadows Racetrack & Casino, led by track announcer Roger Huston and Meadows Standardbred Owners Association Executive Director Kim Hankin, are the latest harness racing group to accept the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge....read on

Field Set For Inaugural Founders Cup

August 22, 2014:

It's not very often that entrants in the Gold Cup and Saucer stick around P.E.I. after the race is over, but when the Founders Cup, carrying a purse of $25,000, is only 10 days later, why not stick around?...read on

MacDonald Wins Stakes Appeal

August 22, 2014:

The Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) issued its decision on the appeal of James MacDonald, Dawn Anderson and Tony O'Sullivan on Friday, Aug. 22....read on

Leamington Applies For Amendment

August 22, 2014:

The Director of the Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) is circulating an application for an amendment to the 2014 approved race date schedule at Leamington Raceway and will receive comments on the application from interested participants before making a final decision on the application....read on

Family Fun Night At Kawartha Downs

August 22, 2014:

Kawartha Downs’ second of three elevated purse nights this season will go postward Saturday night....read on

OLG Comments On Integration

August 22, 2014:

“One of the goals is to have something that works for both groups. But it is important to develop a firm revenue stream for horse racing, so that it does not (only have) government funding. We want to develop and integrate a product between the OLG and horse racing that helps promote growth in racing, increase purses and ensures its survival.”...read on

State Treasurer Fulfilling Dreams

August 22, 2014:

Trainer Dr. Ian Moore said to throw out State Treasurer’s last start and call it an aberration caused by an unlucky trip....read on

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

Mandatory Payout For Jackpot Hi 5

August 21, 2014:

Woodbine Entertainment Group (WEG) today announced the mandatory payout date for its Standardbred Jackpot Hi-5 wager....read on

Race Rewind: 1989 Prix D'Ete

August 20, 2014:

In just over one month, the famed Prix D'Ete will be revived after an absence of more than two decades. But it was 25 years ago today (Aug. 20) that a Canadian-based horse won that prestigious event and in turn equaled a long-standing world record....read on

Meet Your Favourite Driver!

August 18, 2014:

Since we are gearing up for the 2014 National Driving Championship, what better theme for a contest than drivers....read on

ID Technician In P.E.I.

August 18, 2014:

SC Identification Technician Stephen MacLeod will be in Prince Edward Island on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 to freeze brand any horses requiring freeze brand identification....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

Focus On The 2014 National Driving Championship Drivers

August 10, 2014:

This month's issue of Trot Magazine features a roundtable talk with the eight drivers looking to be crowned Canada’s champion....read on or cliquez ici

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

Fantasy Stable Results Online

June 1, 2014:

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

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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