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Tie Silk Winners True To Form

April 20, 2015:

Twenty-three sophomores squared off in Monday’s opening leg of the Tie Silk Series, with three divisions contested by trotting colts and geldings at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Trot Magazine Fantasy Stable Open

April 19, 2015:

Trot Magazine is pleased to introduce the second edition of the Trot Magazine Fantasy Stable contest. Enter for free, play along all year, with a chance to win great prizes!....read on

Stacked Field For Meadows Maturity

April 20, 2015:

Nine of harness racing’s leading ladies will line-up behind the starting gate Friday evening at The Meadows as the Pennsylvania oval hosts The Meadows Maturity....read on

2015 Two-Year-Olds In Training

January 6, 2015:

Standardbred Canada has released the first list of 2015 two-year-olds in training for our popular and comprehensive nation-wide list....read on

A Vision For The Future

April 13, 2015:

Trot Magazine is asking for your feedback on the future of harness racing for its annual State of the Industry issue...read on

Wind Of The North Heading Overseas

April 20, 2015:

Less than a year after the tragic loss of their trotting star Modern Family, Daryl Bier and Charles Dombeck have found another diamond in the rough capable of taking on the best trotters on the continent...and possibly the world....read on

Wrenn Sweeps Northfield Features

April 21, 2015:

Ronnie Wrenn Jr., winner of more races than any other driver in North America in both 2013 and 2014 was at it again on Monday at Northfield Park. He won four races on the 15-race program including both the $13,000 Open Pace and $13,000 Open Trot....read on

Lucys Pearl Steps Up Her Game

April 20, 2015:

Lucys Pearl, fresh off of a seasonal best 1:51.4 win in conditioned company one week ago and stepping up to the top class this night, scored a handy win in Monday’s $10,000 Open Handicap Pace for Mares in 1:52.1 at Pompano Park....read on

Chef Lee Perfect In Tamarind

April 20, 2015:

Chef Lee completed his sweep of the Tamarind Trot for three-year-old colts and geldings when he dug in late to capture Monday’s $35,800 championship at The Meadows....read on

Bandolito Burns Rubber At Harrington

April 20, 2015:

Bandolito won the opening day feature at Harrington Raceway Monday with a national season’s mark on a half-mile track of 1:51....read on

Race Rewind: 2006 Nat Christie

April 20, 2015:

With the excitement of harness racing returning to Calgary, Alberta this weekend for the first time since 2006 at the new Century Downs Racetrack and Casino, Trot Insider takes a look back on one of the city's last major harness stakes....read on

Mohawk To Change Qualifying Schedule

April 20, 2015:

The Woodbine Entertainment Group has announced changes to the Mohawk qualifying schedule....read on

Great Story Behind Horse Name

April 20, 2015:

The names people give Standardbred yearlings tend to play off the name of its sire, and, in many cases, the dam. The names of breeding outfits are also commonly front and centre. Sometimes the names of harness horses are associated with a great ‘thing’ or occurrence from outside the industry – and sometimes those stories are so good that they have to be shared....read on

Mainstream Spotlight For Female Star

April 20, 2015:

She’s driven her mounts to more than $20 million in purse earnings over the course of her career. There are sensational photos of her in a racing accident from roughly one month ago. She was recently the subject of a mainstream media article, yet, there is a very good chance that many people in the North American harness racing industry don’t know who ‘she’ is....read on

‘The Danglers’ Reign Supreme

April 20, 2015:

On Sunday, April 19, the annual horsemen's hockey tournament took place at the Cambridge Sports Park in Cambridge, Ont., and ‘The Danglers,’ guided by its captain and general manager, Greg Gangle, emerged as the champions....read on

Kelly Hoerdt Joins Faces Of Racing

April 20, 2015:

The I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club is pleased to announce that Alberta based trainer-driver Kelly Hoerdt is the Fan Club’s newest Face of Racing....read on

Woodbine Announces Another Wine Deal

April 20, 2015:

Last week, officials with the Woodbine Entertainment Group announced a three-year partnership with Colio Estate Winery. On Monday, April 20, WEG announced another three-year deal, this time with Profile Wine Group, one of Canada’s premier wine and spirit agencies....read on

More On Ohio Medication Discussions

April 20, 2015:

Earlier this year, the Ohio State Racing Commission began hearing presentations from a wide variety of individuals concerning the development of model medication rules based upon scientific and fact-based analysis....read on

Camluck To Join Wall Of Fame

April 19, 2015:

The Raceway at Western Fair District will have its 2015 Wall of Fame induction ceremony on Friday, May 15 and, for the first time, the prestigious honour will go to a horse rather than a human recipient....read on

Trot N.A. Cup Spring Book: #1

April 19, 2015:

"I think his best attribute is his ability to change gears, and you don't even feel him getting in gear. I think that's a true test of a great horse: they accelerate, you don't feel acceleration."...read on

Rewind: The Hat Man Of Connecticut

April 18, 2015:

In this week's rewind Robert Smith tells the story of a rather interesting relationship between a famous horse who had a hat named in his honour....read on

Handicapping Secrets: Who's Right?

April 18, 2015:

Horse racing’s customers are definitely characters! Anybody who has sat in the grandstand or a teletheatre for an evening at the races knows that everybody has a different theory....read on / continuer à lire

Fan Club At Century Downs

April 16, 2015:

Racing fans and horsepeople have waited a long time for a racing facility in Calgary. In 2006, Calgary’s Stampede Park hosted its final harness racing meet. In less than two weeks, Century Downs will open its doors and welcome major league racing back to the Calgary area with a harness racing meeting that will extend through November 14....read on

Reminder To Owners On Freeze Branding

April 10, 2015:

A reminder for owners that still have 2014 foals not yet freeze branded and parentage verified by DNA testing: please do not forget that foals must be freeze branded before registration will be granted. These 2014 foals must be granted registration before the staking deadline nomination of May 15, 2015....read on

Hall Of Fame's 2015 Inductees

April 7, 2015:

The Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame is pleased to announce its 2015 inductees. A total of 10 horses and people have been elected to the Hall of Fame....read on

RFP For 2015 O’Brien Awards

April 6, 2015:

Standardbred Canada is issuing a Request For Proposal to host the 2015 O’Brien Awards. The RFP is being distributed to Industry Associations and Horsemen’s Groups across the country....read on

Notice Regarding Foal Applications

March 12, 2015:

In our continued effort to support environmentally-friendly benefits to members, Standardbred Canada's 2015 Applications for Foal Registration will not be mailed out this year and paper applications will be printed by request only....read on

Canada Hosts The World In 2017

March 3, 2015:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce that it will host the 2017 World Trotting Conference and World Driving Championship....read on

In Need Of A Nurse Mare?

March 4, 2010:

Standardbred Canada's Nurse Mare Program is designed to assist in matching orphaned or rejected foals with nurse mares, and now the process is even easier....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

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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