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On ‘Life Support,’ But Not Dead Yet

November 30, 2015:

Trot Insider has spoken with Northern Horsemen's Association President Bob Bodkin for an update in regard to the potential of live Standardbred racing returning to the Sudbury on

Breakout Year For Bamond

November 30, 2015:

If harness racing had a Rookie of the Year Award for its human participants, trainer Jeff Bamond would be a lock to win that award in on

Industry Participant Gives $25K To Kids

November 30, 2015:

What is the first thing that you would do if you earned an award in the harness racing industry that netted you $25,000? Pay off debts? Make a big purchase? How about have one heck of a night on the town? One industry participant that recently won $25,000 has turned around and donated the money to children in the on

Not Your Everyday Racing Moment

November 30, 2015:

You probably got a decent chuckle if you watched Red Shores’ live card of racing on Sunday, November 29 at Charlottetown Driving Park. The official chart doesn’t indicate it, and some may not have noticed it, but an absolutely irregular occurrence took place in Race on

Lawson Eyes Mohawk Expansion

November 30, 2015:

There has been a good amount of discussion over the past few years in regard to expanding the casino offerings at Woodbine Racetrack, yet not so much when it comes to Mohawk Racetrack. Jim Lawson, the new chief executive office that oversees both facilities, has now commented on expansion at on

Harris Fundraiser Auction Live

November 25, 2015:

As part of a fundraising effort for Amanda & Andrew Harris, an online auction website is now live and will be taking bids through Tuesday, December on

Kevin Fort Passes

November 30, 2015:

Kevin A. Fort, 61, of Pittston, Pa., passed away on Tuesday, November 24 while on vacation in Cancun, on

ID Tech In Peterborough Area Tuesday

November 27, 2015:

SC Identification Technician Bruce Redmond will be in the Peterborough, Omemee and Port Perry region on Tuesday, December 1 for the last time this year to identify any horses needing freeze on

Cam Fella Nominations Due Tuesday

November 3, 2015:

Nominations for the Cam Fella Award are now being accepted and must be received by December 1, 2015 to be considered for the 2015 on

Pompano Hosts Florida Super Night

November 30, 2015:

The Florida Standardbred Breeders and Owners Association presented their annual Super Night Stakes program for Florida-bred Standardbreds with over $430,000 in purses on the line for the eight classes of two and on

Spartan Victory Trots To Preferred Win

November 29, 2015:

Spartan Victory seized the lead off the gate and returned to his winning ways in Sunday's featured $11,000 Preferred 2 Handicap Trot at Flamboro on

Sterling Cooper Triumphs In Fraser Open

November 29, 2015:

Sterling Cooper overcame his outside post position during a quick opening panel over the off track and held on for a 7-1 upset in the $10,500 Open Pace featured at Fraser Downs on a foggy Sunday (Nov. 29) on

All Turain Triples In Preferred

November 29, 2015:

All Turain, with Corey MacPherson in the bike, won the Sunday afternoon featured event in an impressive 1:56.4 at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving on

Gerries Beach Takes Truro's Top Class

November 29, 2015:

Gerries Beach kept his rivals at bay for a front-stepping victory in this week's $1,375 Winners Over Pace at Truro Raceway on Sunday (Nov. 29) on

Donegal Gerald Retired

November 29, 2015:

Trot Insider has learned that popular Ontario-based campaigner Donegal Gerald has been officially retired at the age of on

Roy Breaks Through At Rideau

November 29, 2015:

It will be business as usual for driver Louis-Philippe Roy on his birthday, and that's fine by on

Big Night For Filion, Moreau

November 29, 2015:

A pair of Autumn Series victories by three-year-old pacing geldings Cajon Lightning and Mach On The Beach kicked off a multiple-win night for driver Sylvain Filion and trainer Richard Moreau on Saturday (Nov. 28) at Woodbine on

Field Set For Northlands Filly Pace

November 28, 2015:

Three-year-old pacing fillies Cam Finish and Thats Extra will headline next weekend's Northlands Filly Pace after earning victories in their respective $10,000 eliminations on Saturday (Nov. 28) at Northlands on

Arsenault Wins Driving Challenge

November 28, 2015:

Kenny Arsenault is the 2015 driving champion and the winner of the Paul MacDonald Memorial Trophy, taking the competition with a victory aboard Idealic Life in the final leg during Horseperson’s Day on Saturday at Red Shores Racetrack & Casino at the Charlottetown Driving on

SC Rewind: Hollywood Park

November 28, 2015:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith recalls the glory days of harness racing in California. For many years the annual racing season closed out with virtually all of the best horses in the land gathering at Hollywood on

Century's 2016 Dates Approved

November 28, 2015:

The 2016 race dates for Century Downs Racetrack and Casino's second season of harness racing in Calgary have been on

Page Reaches 3,000-Win Milestone

November 27, 2015:

Chris Page scored a driving triple to reach the coveted 3,000 career triumph plateau on a rainy Friday night (Nov. 27) at Hollywood Dayton on

'Sassa' Sets Courageous Lady Record

November 27, 2015:

Sassa Hanover held off Bettor N Better in a 1:52.1 stakes and track record performance over a 'sloppy' track at Northfield Park to win the $120,000 Courageous Lady for three-year-old pacing fillies on Friday, Nov. on

Helio Ouellet Passes

November 27, 2015:

Quebec trainer Helio Ouellet, best known for his achievements with millionaire pacer Broussard in the early 1990s, has passed away at the age of on

Black Friday Hits Harness Racing

November 27, 2015:

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! on

Mother, Son Win On Same Card

November 27, 2015:

In a harness racing happenstance, 10-year-old pacing mare Luvinajiffy and her three-year-old son Grand Coolie both celebrated wins on the same race on

Progress Pace Set For Monday

November 26, 2015:

Even after world records, $2 million in purse earnings and jaw-dropping performances, Wiggle It Jiggleit’s storybook season is still going as strongly as ever. Wiggle It Jiggleit, the pride of Delaware, the Teagues, and Clyde Francis, is now officially set to face seven rivals this on

Ontario Animal Health Network Update

November 26, 2015:

The Ontario Animal Health Network has issued an update on the health of horses in Ontario for the period dating July 1 - September 30, on

List Of Ont. Farms For Mare Boarding

November 25, 2015:

A list of Ontario farms that are wishing to board out-of-province mares for the Ontario Resident Mare Program has been compiled and on

RRSP Deadline On Tuesday

November 24, 2015:

Horsepeople are reminded that the deadline for contributing to the Ontario Standardbred Horsepeople’s Group RRSP is December on

Racing's Challenge Flag

November 23, 2015:

"Every person involved in a race...wants the right call made. It’s one area where we’re all on the same side. For that reason, any suggestion that a claim of foul is poor sportsmanship, or should in some way negatively affect a driver in the future, is really tough to understand." on / continuer à lire

2016 Calendar Now Available

November 20, 2015:

Standardbred Canada and the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club received over 150 submissions from across the country for the 2016 Heart of Harness Racing Calendar and we’d like to thank everyone who took the time to submit photos! on

Sousa Introduces Bill In Legislature

November 19, 2015:

On Wednesday, November 18, Ontario Finance Minister Charles Sousa introduced Bill 144, the Budget Measures Act, 2015 in the Ontario legislature. If passed, the proposed act would implement measures contained in the 2015 Ontario Budget, enact five new statutes and amend other on

Foal Registration Deadline December 31

November 11, 2015:

Applications for Foal Registration have not been mailed out this year and paper applications will be printed by request on

Call For Media Excellence Awards

October 30, 2015:

Standardbred Canada is seeking submissions for its 2015 Media Excellence Awards, to be presented at the O'Brien Awards ceremony on February 13, on

RRSP Contribution Increased For 2015

October 28, 2015:

The Ontario Harness Horse Association RRSP Committee is pleased to announce that the industry funded match-up for qualified RRSP members has been increased to $1,200 for on

Major’s Road Map For Racing

October 15, 2015:

There will be big changes, but not many surprises when responsibility for regulating horse racing in the province transfers to the Alcohol and Gaming Commission of Ontario (AGCO) over the next four or five on

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, 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 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 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? 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) on

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