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Race Rewind: 1999 Prix d'Amerique

December 21, 2014:

Only a handful of North American-based trotters have been able to win France's prestigious Prix d'Amerique. Will another name be added to that list in 2015?...read on

Up To Date With '15 Eligibility Fees?

December 16, 2014:

Standardbred Canada would like to remind all owners and horsepeople that 2015 eligibility fees must be paid prior to any horse racing in 2015....read on

Hudon To Drive In B.C.

December 21, 2014:

Driver Phil Hudon is putting the 'phil' in philanthropy as he returns home to B.C. for a special holiday season guest appearance at Fraser Downs....read on

2014 Foal Registration Deadline

December 17, 2014:

The deadline to register foals born in 2014 is December 31, 2014....read on

SC Seeks Committee Members

December 3, 2014:

Standardbred Canada is seeking ‘Non-Director’ (at-large) members to serve on its Audit and Special Committees. Committees report to and are appointed by the Board of Directors at its first meeting each calendar year....read on

Call For 2015 Two-Year-Olds

December 16, 2014:

Standardbred Canada is soliciting all your 2015 two-year-olds in training for our popular and comprehensive nation-wide list....read on

Wake Up Peter Sizzles In Free For All

December 21, 2014:

Wake Up Peter entered Saturday’s $30,000 A-2/A-1/Free For All Handicap with two wins in his last four starts. He left the Meadowlands Racetrack tonight three for his last five....read on

Nickle Bag Prevails In Preferred

December 20, 2014:

Four-year-old pacer Nickle Bag has not missed the board in the past three months racing on the Woodbine Entertainment Group circuit and on Saturday night he stormed home from the backfield to add another victory to his impressive 2014 campaign against a full field of Preferred competitors, including Canadian Pacing Derby champion Modern Legend....read on

Hoerdt Back In The Winner's Circle

December 21, 2014:

After watching his horses compete from the sidelines for three long months with an ankle injury sustained in a racing accident, driver Kelly Hoerdt returned to the sulky this weekend and was back in the winner's circle on Saturday night at Northlands Park....read on

Shepherd Wins Five At Flamboro

December 20, 2014:

Flamboro Downs' leading driver Robert Shepherd dominated Saturday night's 11-race card with five winners, including one streaking three-year-old pacing filly and a double-gaited mare....read on

Celebrity Hercules Earns First Ohio Win

December 20, 2014:

Celebrity Hercules, a well-traveled eight-year-old son of Kadabra, visited Hollywood Dayton Raceway for the first time on Saturday night (December 20) and left with a hard-fought ‘nose’ victory in the weekly $10,000 Open Trot....read on

Lyons Johnny Repeats At Pompano

December 20, 2014:

The Isle Casino Racing at Pompano Park presented a sterling racing program on Saturday night highlighted by a repeat win by Lyons Johnny in the $14,000 Open Handicap Pace and a winning return to action by driver Jason Dillander....read on

Six 14-Year-Olds Honoured

December 20, 2014:

In what has become one of the most anticipated days in state of Maine harness racing, the eighth annual Standardbred Retirement Ceremony took place at Scarborough Downs on Saturday....read on

Astor Wins Feature; Panacotta Passes

December 20, 2014:

The close battle atop the Charlottetown Driving Park leaderboard resumed on Saturday afternoon with drivers Jason Hughes and Marc Campbell finishing one-two in the feature race....read on

N.B. Racing Donates To Rescue Fund

December 20, 2014:

The New Brunswick Equine Rescue Fund, administered by the New Brunswick SPCA, received a special donation from the province's standardbred racing community on Saturday....read on

SC Rewind: Christmas At The Track

December 20, 2014:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith recalls some Christmas happenings at the track from days gone by. A few special old photos add to the festive mood of his recollections....read on

What Were You Doing In 1974?

December 20, 2014:

To help TROT celebrate its 40th anniversary , The I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club launched a contest in October for Fan Club members to submit interesting stories, anecdotes or memories about what they were doing in harness racing in 1974 -- 40 years ago....read on

Valedictory Series Continues

December 19, 2014:

Repeat winner Kindofabigdeal and 66-1 upsetter Verbalize shared the spotlight in the second round of the Valedictory Series on Friday night at Woodbine Racetrack....read on

Drawing Dead Lowers Mark In Open

December 20, 2014:

A newcomer to Western Canada this year, Drawing Dead scored her first victory against Open competition on Friday night at Fraser Downs....read on

Coffee Addict Wins Meadowlands Feature

December 20, 2014:

On a brisk December night at The Meadowlands, a $22,500 B-1/A-2 Filly and Mare Handicap Pace headlined a robust overnight card with full and competitive fields....read on

Open Repeat For Sing Like An Angel

December 20, 2014:

Stablemates Sing Like An Angel and Emmasphere traded turns on the lead in $8,800 Fillies & Mares Open Pace with the former ultimately prevailing for the second straight week on Friday night at Northlands Park....read on

Can I Say Delivers In Flamboro Preferred

December 19, 2014:

Favourite Can I Say delivered on her pari-mutuel promise with a front-stepping score in Friday night's featured $11,000 Preferred 2 Trot at Flamboro Downs....read on

Leslie Calls For Patience

December 19, 2014:

Sue Leslie said this week that she is encouraged by discussions conducted between an Ontario Horse Racing Industry Association subcommittee and the Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corp. regarding the establishment of a new gambling product that will ingrate horse racing into the province’s gaming modernization....read on

O’Brien Awards Hosts Announced

December 19, 2014:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce that Ken Middleton and Kelly Spencer will co-host the 2014 O’Brien Awards....read on

Amended Race Dates Approved

December 19, 2014:

The Director of the Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) has approved the following applications to amend 2015 race date calendars....read on

JK Shesalady Is U.S. Horse Of The Year

December 18, 2014:

The ‘Lady’ is the champ. JK Shesalady, who was undefeated in 12 races for breeder/owner 3 Brothers Stables and trainer Nancy Johansson, became the first two-year-old female pacer in harness racing history to be named Horse of the Year, the U.S. Harness Writers Association announced Thursday (December 18) during a Dan Patch Awards presentation at Meadowlands Racetrack....read on

Compliance Forms For Resident Mares

December 18, 2014:

The Program Administrator for the Ontario Resident Mare Program would like to inform the owners of mares that were enrolled in the Ontario Resident Mare Program for the 2014 foaling season of a new requirement of the Program....read on

Gingras To Drive In France

December 18, 2014:

While it was originally stated that trotting mare Maven would be driven by French drivers during her upcoming European campaign, the proper term apparently should be been francophone drivers....read on

2014 O’Brien Finalists Announced

December 15, 2014:

On Monday, December 15, Standardbred Canada announced the finalists for the 2014 O’Brien Awards, which honour Canada’s best in harness racing over the past season....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

Win O’Brien Menu Taste Testing

December 9, 2014:

Do you consider yourself a food aficionado? Do you love to try out new restaurants, watch the Food Channel obsessively, dream about making new dishes for the family and consider the kitchen your most favourite room in the house?...read on

2015 HIP Program Forms And Deadlines

December 2, 2014:

On Tuesday, December 2, the Ontario Racing Commission sent out a release regarding forms and deadlines for the 2015 Standardbred Improvement Program....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

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

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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