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Limelight Beach Wins Jug

September 18, 2014:

Three-year-old pacing gelding Limelight Beach won the 2014 Little Brown Jug in straight heats at Ohio’s Delaware County Fair on Thursday, September 18, giving North America’s leading trainer, Ron Burke, his first career Jug win....read on

Grassroots Galore At Mohawk

September 18, 2014:

The best performers in the Ontario Sires Stakes Grassroots this year, pacers and trotters, colts and fillies, will be on display at Mohawk Racetrack Friday and Saturday night....read on

Draw Complete For Prix D'Ete

September 18, 2014:

Eight of the top four-year-old harness racing pacers in North America will do battle this Sunday in the $200,000 revival of the Prix D’Ete at the Hippodrome 3R and their connections learned today what post-positions they have....read on

Makeing The Mark Repeats In B.C. Stakes

September 19, 2014:

Makeing The Mark was a repeat winner in the B.C. Breeders Stakes on Thursday night as Fraser Downs hosted preliminary legs for the two and three-year-old pacing colts and geldings....read on

Mohawk Card Concludes With 86-1 Upset

September 18, 2014:

Sylvain Filion, Canada's defending Driver of the Year, completed a natural hat trick on Thursday night at Mohawk Racetrack with longshot Prescotts Hope leading a strung out field to an 86-1 shocker in the last race....read on

'Spartan' Scores Preferred Hat Trick

September 18, 2014:

Spartan Victory streaked to his third straight victory on Thursday evening in the featured $11,000 Preferred 2 Trot at Flamboro Downs....read on

Eight Straight For Paymenowpaymelater

September 18, 2014:

Paymenowpaymelater added another Lady Slipper to her list of stake victories this season winning her eighth straight in going away fashion for driver Marc Campbell on Thursday at Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Kindergarten Series Prelims Continue

September 19, 2014:

Freshmen filly trotters gathered for four divisions of the Kindergarten Classic Series at The Red Mile on Thursday, September 18. The fourth preliminary of the series attracted 38 contestants for purses totaling to $40,000....read on

Ontario-Sired Trotter Wins Philly Feature

September 18, 2014:

Luca Derrico's Holy Halibut picked up his third straight win in the $30,000 featured event at Harrah's Philadelphia, a winner's over $25,000 lifetime trot, on Thursday....read on

Vernon Open To Arodasi

September 18, 2014:

Arodasi rallied in the stretch to score a victory in the featured $10,000 Open Preferred Pace at Vernon Downs on Thursday night....read on

Broken Record Wires Green Acres Foes

September 18, 2014:

Broken Record held on for a length and three-quarter victory in the $25,000 New Jersey Sire Stake – Green Acres Final, the first of two non-wagering races on Thursday, September 18 at Freehold Raceway....read on

Equine Guelph Research Survey

September 18, 2014:

Equine Guelph and the University of Guelph are conducting a study on the awareness of current research among members of Ontario's horse industry....read on

"It's Definitely A Big Deal"

September 18, 2014:

Today, many government offices close Thursday at noon in Delaware, Ohio. City schools are closed both Thursday and Friday. The reason? The Delaware County Fair and its centrepiece, Thursday's Little Brown Jug....read on

Sebastian K To Indiana

September 17, 2014:

Sebastian K, the world’s fastest trotter, will make his Hoosier Park Racing & Casino debut as he heads a powerful field of ten in the $238,500 Centaur Trotting Classic on Saturday, September 20....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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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