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Trotters Shine In Grand Circuit Stakes

September 4, 2015:

Grand Circuit week continued on Friday night at Mohawk Racetrack with the Simcoe Stakes for three-year-old trotting fillies and the Champlain Stakes for two-year-old trotters....read on

Beer Bribe Tops Alberta Yearling Sale

September 5, 2015:

The Alberta Standardbred Horse Association (ASHA) held their 2015 Yearling Sale on Friday afternoon in Olds, Alta....read on

Love Matters Remains Undefeated

September 4, 2015:

Sold earlier in the week, Love Matters bade his old connections a fond farewell when he extended his career unbeaten streak to six in Friday’s $208,577 Pennsylvania Sires Stakes for freshman colt and gelding trotters at The Meadows....read on

Standardbred Canada Closure Notice

September 4, 2015:

Please take note that Standardbred Canada's Mississauga, Ont. office will be closed in observance of Labour Day on Monday, September 7....read on

More Canadian Yearling Sale Videos

August 25, 2015:

Standardbred Canada has received many more yearling videos for the 2015 Canadian Yearling Sale....read on

Breeders Crown Purse Increase

September 4, 2015:

The Hambletonian Society, which owns and administrates the Breeders Crown series, has announced that it will raise the four two-year-old divisions of the Breeders Crown races to $600,000 each for 2015....read on

Icommandmyspirit Defeats Tioga Mares

September 5, 2015:

Taking advantage of a pocket trip, Icommandmyspirit ($5.50) kicked on in the final yards to defeat 6-5 pacesetting favourite Arodasi in Friday (September 4) evening's $14,000 Mares Open Pace at Tioga Downs....read on

Carolsideal Circles Saratoga Mares

September 5, 2015:

Carolsideal scored an impressive victory in Friday’s $18,000 feature at Saratoga Casino and Raceway. The Rene Allard-trained six-year-old came from the back of the pack and surged past her rivals to record her first win in the local Fillies and Mares Open....read on

Wings Of Royalty Fastest In Sire Stakes

September 4, 2015:

Perfect weather and a lightning fast track greeted the New York Sire Stakes (NYSS) three-year-old colt and gelding trotters to Batavia Downs on Friday (Sept. 4) and those participants took full advantage of the conditions to pursue their share of the $120,400 in purses available....read on

Topville Cadillac Takes Indiana Final

September 4, 2015:

Topville Cadillac, with Tyler Smith at the lines, turned in another dominating performance to take top honours in the $75,000 Indiana Sires Stakes final for two-year-old pacing fillies at Hoosier Park Racing & Casino on Friday, September 4....read on

Yagonnakissmeornot Sets Track Record

September 4, 2015:

Favourite Yagonnakissmeornot (Dan Dube, $4.40) whipped second-choice Cinamony (George Brennan) in track record time Friday night, winning Yonkers Raceway’s $48,000 Filly and Mare Open Handicap Pace....read on

Katie Said Repeats In Mares Open

September 4, 2015:

A field of seven filly and mare pacers lined up behind the starting gate for the featured event at Harrah's Philadelphia on Friday afternoon. The race was an Open Handicap affair going for a purse of $30,000....read on

Mohawk Closed For Saturday Training

September 4, 2015:

The Mohawk Race Office would like to inform horsepeople that the track will be closed for training on Saturday morning (September 5) in preparation for the Canadian Pacing Derby and Metro Pace card....read on

Mohawk's Saturday Broadcast Details

September 4, 2015:

Mohawk Racetrack will be rocking this weekend while hosting the Metro Pace and Canadian Pacing Derby presented by HPIBet....read on

Fredericton To Host Labour Day Stakes

September 4, 2015:

Fredericton Raceway will be the host of a traditional Monday Labour Day card on September 7, presented by Horse Racing New Brunswick....read on

Clinton To Honour Doherty, Gilmour

September 4, 2015:

On a day in which the elite gather in small town Ontario to celebrate some of the greatest drivers in the sport, Clinton Raceway will help remember two legends that have passed....read on

Ontario Front And Centre In Metro

September 4, 2015:

Each Labour Day weekend, the top two-year-old pacers from different states and provinces converge on Mohawk Racetrack for the Metro Pace, which is the richest race for freshmen. This year, the Ontario Sires Stakes (OSS) has a big chance to be home of the top rookie pacer in harness racing....read on

Quebec-Bred Finals Sunday At 3R

September 4, 2015:

The richest card of harness racing in the province of Quebec this year will take place Sunday (September 6) at the Hippodrome 3R, as the $500,000 finals of the Quebec-Bred Series for two and three-year-old trotters and pacers are on tap....read on

Artspeak Impressive In Qualifier

September 4, 2015:

On the eve of this year’s Metro Pace, the 2014 champion returned to Mohawk Racetrack for a tune-up in qualifying action....read on

Miller Discusses Travel Playlist

September 4, 2015:

A total of 17 freshman pacing colts and geldings have been split into a pair of New York Sire Stakes divisions which are set for Labour Day Monday at Vernon Downs....read on

Taylor Enjoying 'The Moment’

September 4, 2015:

“I know I’ve never had one this good at this stage. Every start is just so impressive. Every week has just been better and better. It’s been a fun ride so far.”...read on

Grudge Matches Set For Century

September 4, 2015:

The top three-year-old pacing fillies Blue Star Texas and Fire Watch are set for their showdown in the $50,000 (added) Alberta Diamond final this Saturday at Century Downs....read on

Buen Camino On The Right Track?

September 4, 2015:

“I don’t know if he can go with them on a big track; a small track, that’s his advantage. Anything can happen on any race on a half. At least I have a horse that’s used to a half and is quick out of the gate and quick around the turns.”...read on

Dates Set For Northfield Late Closers

September 4, 2015:

Northfield Park has announced the dates of four Fall Late Closing Series....read on

'FarmTastic' Saturday Set For Hoosier

September 4, 2015:

Hoosier Park Racing & Casino will compliment the 2015 harness racing season by hosting the annual FarmTastic event, a farm themed and family friendly day at the races on Saturday, Sept. 5....read on

Red Shores’ Weekend All Set

September 4, 2015:

Red Shores is all set to host a 12-dash card of racing at the Charlottetown Driving Park on Saturday and a 13-race program of live action at Summerside Raceway on Labour Day Monday....read on

August Fan Club Contest Winners

September 4, 2015:

The winners from August's I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club have been determined....read on

Sons Of Muscle Mass Steal The Show

September 3, 2015:

Driver Scott Coulter and trainer Shane Arsenault teamed up to claim two of five three-year-old trotting colt Grassroots divisions at Flamboro Downs on Thursday evening, and trotting sire Muscle Mass produced four of the five divisional winners....read on

Final Showcase Series Leg Sunday

September 3, 2015:

Organizers with the Standardbred Showcase Series would like to remind everyone that the final horse show in this year's series will take place this Sunday at 10 a.m. at Touch N Go Farm in Campbellville, Ont....read on

Hanover Set For Super Saturday

September 3, 2015:

Saturday night Hanover Raceway wraps up its 2015 Ontario Sires Stakes season with a Fan Celebration featuring a host of giveaways and five $18,000 Grassroots divisions for the three-year-old trotting fillies....read on

Call For Family Nominations

September 3, 2015:

The Host Committee of the 2015 Atlantic Breeders Crown will again recognize Atlantic harness racing families for their long-term contribution to the industry....read on

McIntosh Discusses L A Delight

September 3, 2015:

With a golden pedigree to back up her nearly perfect record this year, it comes as no surprise that L A Delight has become a contender to be reckoned with in the two-year-old pacing division. Trainer and owner Bob McIntosh has a better understanding of her impressive maternal line than most....read on

Ohio Update On Cobalt Study

September 3, 2015:

The Ohio State Racing Commission (OSRC) heard an update on the status of the cobalt study being conducted by the OSCR, The Ohio State University (OSU) College of Veterinary Medicine, and the Ohio Department of Agriculture’s (ODA) Analytical Toxicology Laboratory (ATL), at its monthly meeting at 77 S. High St., Columbus, Ohio on August 25....read on

Has Owner Been 'Dealt' A Triple Crown?

September 3, 2015:

Jeff Snyder knows he owns the one horse with a chance to capture this year’s Pacing Triple Crown. He also knows it’s not worth thinking about until after his horse, Dealt A Winner, competes in the second leg of the series, Saturday’s Messenger Stakes for three-year-old pacers at Yonkers Raceway....read on

Monticello Dark On Monday

September 3, 2015:

Monticello Raceway will not be conducting live racing on Labour Day (Monday September 7)....read on

Innovators’ Circle Details Announced

September 3, 2015:

The Race Track Industry Program today announced the United States Trotting Association’s support and commitment as the first sponsor, and judge, of this year’s inaugural Innovators’ Circle pitch competition....read on

Katz Discusses JK Endofanera

September 2, 2015:

“It’s an interesting race. That’s why they race them, there are no locks. You’ve got to be at the top of your game every week against this calibre. You need some racing luck, a lot can go wrong. They’re not machines. We’ll keep our fingers crossed and hope for the best.”...read on

Cobalt Testing Coming To BC

September 2, 2015:

Officials with Harness Racing BC have announced that there will be cobalt testing in the province in the near future....read on

Exhibition Park’s Friday Card Cancelled

September 2, 2015:

Officials with the Maritime Provinces Harness Racing Commission have informed Trot Insider that the Exhibition Park Raceway’s Friday, September 4 program of live racing has been cancelled....read on

'Survivor' Condren Seeks First Metro

September 2, 2015:

"After going through what I went through, just being here is a beautiful thing."...read on

Campbell Set For Legends Day

September 2, 2015:

The title of legend has never been thrown around lightly. To become a legend requires great success, recognition at the highest level and admiration from your peers....read on

Canadians Lead Sire Stakes Finals

September 1, 2015:

The richest Sire Stakes Championship series begins Saturday night as The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono will host four $350,000 Pennsylvania Sire Stakes Championship for three-year-olds, and two horses with strong Canadian ties headline their respective divisions....read on

CPMA Ractopamine Clarification

September 1, 2015:

On Tuesday, September 1, the Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agency (CPMA) issued a further notice to the Canadian horse racing industry in regard to ractopamine....read on

High Hopes For Another 'Darlin'

September 1, 2015:

She might have difficulty equalling the career of her award-winning mother, but Darlinonthebeach will be looking to turn heads in Saturday’s $455,000 Shes A Great Lady Stakes for two-year-old female pacers at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Yonkers Trot, Messenger Drawn

September 1, 2015:

Two horses with Triple Crown aspirations – Pinkman and Dealt A Winner – are going to have to work for their respective second jewels Saturday night (September 5) at Yonkers Raceway, as the $500,000 Yonkers Trot and $500,000 Messenger Stakes are all set to be contested....read on

September’s Calendar Photographer

September 1, 2015:

The I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club’s Heart of Harness Racing Calendar photographer for September is Pierre Rochette, of La Malbaie, Quebec....read on

Aged Mares Leg #3 Rescheduled

August 31, 2015:

It has been confirmed that the third leg of the Atlantic Aged Mares Pacing Series that was cancelled has been rescheduled....read on

Enhanced Vet Examinations Announced

August 31, 2015:

On Monday, August 31, the Ontario Racing Commission issued a Notice to the Industry stating that official veterinarians will be conducting enhanced examinations of horses entered into upcoming premier events, starting with this coming weekend’s stakes action at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

San Pail Officially Retired

August 31, 2015:

While it might not come as that much of a surprise given his on-track record in the past few seasons, San Pail was the kind of horse that even at the age of 11 no one would count out. Trainer and co-owner Rod Hughes is steadfast in his belief that the bittersweet decision is the right one for the horse, and one he's been sitting on since Spring. ...read on

Nicknames And Signature Sayings

August 30, 2015:

Trainers and drivers consider nicknames and catchphrases in this week's Standardbred Canada video feature....read on

Opening At Standardbred Canada

August 28, 2015:

There is a contractual part-time position available in the capacity of Identification Technician for Standardbred Canada....read on

Love We Don't See Very Often

August 26, 2015:

"We need people to gamble and bring their friends to the track. We need to grow our customer base and be as interactive as any prospective fan needs us to be. But above all else we should always want people to love this sport."....read on

New Clenbuterol Rules Now In Effect

August 25, 2015:

The Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agency has issued an important reminder to the Canadian horse racing industry that a significant change to the elimination guideline for Clenbuterol will come into effect September 1. The change states that the current elimination guideline for Clenbuterol will be increased from 72 hours to 168 hours (seven days)....read on

If I Had A Hammer

August 17, 2015:

“The people at Armbro figured out how many I shod there, with a rough estimate from day one to the day they sold the farm, and it was well over 230,000”....read on / continuer à lire

World Trotting Conference To PEI In 2017

August 11, 2015:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce that the 2017 World Trotting Conference will be held in Charlottetown, P.E.I. from August 13-20, 2017....read on

Canadian Yearling Sale Pedigrees

August 6, 2015:

Pedigrees for the 2015 Canadian Yearling Sale are now available online....read on

By-Law #2 Amendments Passed

August 5, 2015:

On August 5, 2015, electronic and mail ballots that were cast by eligible Standardbred Canada Breeder members for amendments to By-Law #2 were tabulated....read on

Breeders: Fill Out Foal Location Report

July 27, 2015:

Breeders, if you have any foals born in 2015, Standardbred Canada is asking you to please complete the Foal Location Report, which is a form that can be completed for free online....read on

Send Us Your Email And Go Paperless!

May 25, 2015:

In our continued effort to support environmentally-friendly benefits to members, Standardbred Canada is now providing a paperless billing option....read on

Are You Ready To Race?

May 22, 2015:

Do you have a two-year-old that will be qualifying soon, or do you have a horse that will be qualifying for the first time this year? Do you have your paperwork in order?...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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