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Gingras Unanimous Dan Patch Winner

November 28, 2014:

The United States Harness Writers Association has announced that Quebec native Yannick Gingras has been unanimously voted the Dan Patch Award winner for driver of the year in the United States....read on

Ray Gemmill Retiring

November 28, 2014:

It has been announced that veteran horseman Ray Gemmill, 84, will be retiring from the sport of Standardbred racing in December....read on

Black Friday Hits Harness Racing

November 28, 2014:

It’s Black Friday and what better time to start Christmas shopping than today and what better way to do it than online to avoid the hassle of lineups and crowds....read on

Updated Stallion Info Required

November 25, 2014:

Standardbred Canada would like to remind stallion owners and lessees to submit their updated 2015 stallions for the online stallion directory....read on

More Than A Dozen Horses Lost In Fire

November 28, 2014:

Yet another serious barn fire has been reported in the mainstream media. The most recent tragedy has seen more than a dozen horses lose their lives in an early-morning blaze....read on

"He Just Can't Stand Prosperity"

November 27, 2014:

If you talk to Mark Ford about pacer Warrawee Needy, you get the idea that if it wasn't for bad luck he'd have no luck at all....read on

Grand River Snow-Pitch Tourney Details

November 28, 2014:

Grand River Raceway in Elora will host its first-ever recreational Snow-Pitch Tournament on Saturday, January 24, 2015....read on

Super Night At Pompano All Set

November 28, 2014:

November 29 is shaping up to be a ‘Super Night’ at Pompano Park, as the $422,000 FSBOA-sponsored Breeders Stakes are on tap along with a strong supporting card which featured some of the best pacers ever to grace the south Florida oval....read on

Spotlight On Truro Raceway

November 28, 2014:

As we prepare to flip the calendar to December, horsepeople at Truro Raceway are still readying their charges to compete, as the Nova Scotia raceway will be offering live cards every Sunday of the month. The Truro Daily News has run a profile of the track, as it looks to gain some stability moving forward....read on

Western Fair Holiday Season Bustling

November 28, 2014:

The holiday racing season is underway at The Raceway at Western Fair District and race fans are reminded of some important dates during the month of December at the London oval....read on

Driving Challenge At Charlottetown

November 28, 2014:

The Prince Edward Island Standardbred Horse Owner’s Association will present its annual driver’s challenge Saturday afternoon at Red Shores’ Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Scarborough Cancels Friday Card

November 28, 2014:

Officials with Scarborough Downs have announced that Friday's live card of harness racing card at the track has been cancelled due to a power outage caused by the recent Thanksgiving snowstorm....read on

Ugly Christmas Sweater Contest

November 27, 2014:

The I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club contest for December is 'The Ugly Christmas Sweater' contest. We want to see which one of our Fan Club members has the ugliest Christmas sweater!...read on

Cam Fella Nominations Due

November 4, 2014:

Nominations for the Cam Fella Award are now being accepted and must be received by December 1, 2014 to be considered for the 2014 award....read on

SC Launches Full Circle Program

November 26, 2014:

They race their hearts out for us and provide us with great experiences and wonderful moments both on and off the track. When their racing careers end, what happens? Many horses are fortunate enough to have a home for life with their owners. Not all are so lucky....read on

Western Fair Post Times Amended

November 27, 2014:

It has been announced that the director of the Ontario Racing Commission has approved the application made by the Western Fair Association to amend the 2014 race date schedule for The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

Blind Horse Is A True Inspiration

November 27, 2014:

The inspirational story of ‘Magic,’ a blind horse that has had its eyes removed and sewn shut, has displayed the usefulness of equine that are less than perfect. ...read on

Amputee Licenced To Race

November 27, 2014:

It has been reported that a horseman that was forced to have one of his legs amputated from the knee down has been granted a licence to participate in horse races....read on

One Very Well-Behaved Filly

November 26, 2014:

Silent Sunrise was a winner last night at The Raceway at Western Fair District. That she even raced is somewhat of a miracle....read on

Media Excellence Deadline Nears

November 6, 2014:

Standardbred Canada is seeking submissions for its 2014 Media Excellence Awards, to be handed out at the O'Brien Awards ceremony on February 7, 2015....read on

Eight Heavyweights To TVG Pace

November 25, 2014:

Eight of harness racing’s top older pacing horses will wage war in the TVG Pace at The Meadowlands a mere seven days removed from a thoroughly entertaining Breeders Crown brawl....read on

Maven To TVG, With New Owners

November 25, 2014:

Formidable trotting mare Maven will have new ownership when she starts in the $500,000 (U.S.) TVG final on Saturday at The Meadowlands....read on

When Should 'Official' Be Official?

November 25, 2014:

"I question a system where 'official' race results are later overturned, because the judgment of Commissioners varies from the interpretation of on-site judges"........read on / continuer à lire

RRSP Deadline Reminder

November 24, 2014:

The Ontario Harness Horse Association has sent out a reminder which states that the deadline for contributing to the Ontario Standardbred Horsepeople’s Group RRSP is December 1....read on

Buchanan Talks Industry Growth

November 24, 2014:

"We certainly have to look at prevention, when it comes to regulation, more so than we have in the past."...read on

ORC Update On Standardbred HIP

November 21, 2014:

On Friday (November 21), Ontario Racing Commission Executive Director Steven Lehman offered Trot Insider an update on the previously-announced five-year enhanced Horse Improvement Program (HIP) for Ontario Standardbreds....read on

CPMA Seeks Public Feedback

October 24, 2014:

The Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agency (CPMA) is requesting public feedback on a number of items in its Pari-Mutuel Betting Supervision Regulations....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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