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Your Top 40 On-Track Moments

December 24, 2014:

Counting down your picks, in order of the top on-track racing moments from 1974 to today. We asked readers to provide us with their selections of the greatest on-track moments from the past 40 years in harness racing....read on

SC Holiday Office Hours

December 24, 2014:

Standardbred Canada’s main office in Mississauga, Ont. will be closing on Wednesday, December 24 at 12 noon and will be operating under a holiday schedule....read on

SC Rewind: Christmas Memories

December 24, 2014:

In today's special Christmas edition of Rewind, Robert Smith sends out a Holiday Greeting to all readers and also offers up some personal memories of Christmases as they used to be....read on

2014 Foal Registration Deadline

December 17, 2014:

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

Happy Holidays From TROT

December 23, 2014:

Trot Magazine would like to wish everyone in harness racing a happy holiday season. As a special festive feature, all of the 2014 Holiday ads from December's Trot are now available for viewing online....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

Illinois Tracks File For Bankruptcy

December 24, 2014:

Balmoral Racing Club, Inc. and Maywood Park Trotting Association, Inc., two of the oldest horse racing venues in the country and the only harness racing tracks in Illinois, announced today that each has voluntarily commenced Chapter 11 bankruptcy reorganization cases in Chicago....read on

2015 Adios Details Announced

December 24, 2014:

Officials with the Meadows have released the details for the 2015 edition of the Delvin Miller Adios....read on

Huge Handle For Western Fair

December 23, 2014:

The final program prior to the Christmas break at the Raceway at Western Fair District proved to be a lucrative one as the London oval recorded what is believed to be a record single-night handle....read on

Astor Headlines Boxing Day Feature

December 23, 2014:

Astor will look to continue his dominance of the top class at Red Shores Racetrack and Casino at the Charlottetown Driving Park Friday afternoon during the special Boxing Day card of racing....read on

Dukester Delivers In Open Trot

December 24, 2014:

Dukester, who was knocking at the door in last week's top trot at Pompano Park, finally got the job done on Tuesday night with a lifetime best 1:54.1 victory in the $14,000 Open Handicap Trot over South Florida's five-eighths mile oval....read on

Meadows Main Event To Camille

December 23, 2014:

Camille, who had been battling some of the top mares in harness racing without recent success, found a spot to her liking Tuesday when she rolled to victory in the $18,000 Filly & Mare Not Listed Preferred/Preferred Handicap Pace at The Meadows in the track’s final live card of 2014....read on

Holiday Reminder From Western Fair

December 23, 2014:

Officials with The Raceway at Western Fair District wish to remind patrons and horsepeople that the track’s special Boxing Day program features a first-race post time of 1:15 p.m....read on

Woodbine Post Time Reminder

December 23, 2014:

Officials with the Woodbine Entertainment Group have issued a reminder to horsepeople and fans that post time for Woodbine Racetrack’s Boxing Day card (Friday, December 26) is 1 p.m....read on

OHHA Holiday Office Hours

December 23, 2014:

The Ontario Harness Horse Association wishes to inform members that the OHHA office will be closing at noon Wednesday, December 24 and re-opening Monday December 29 at 8:30 a.m. for regular hours to 5 p.m....read on

RRSP Contribution Increased In 2014

December 23, 2014:

The OHHA RRSP Committee is pleased to announce that the industry funded match-up for qualified RRSP members has been increased to $1,000 for 2014....read on

Gural, Former Foe Unite In Southern Tier

December 23, 2014:

Jeff Gural has announced that he is partnering with a former rival in an attempt to land a casino licence for Tioga Downs, located in the Southern Tier of New York State....read on

Williams To Receive Proximity Award

December 23, 2014:

It has been announced that Russell Williams has been named the Stan Bergstein Proximity Award winner by the United States Harness Writers Association, the media association of the industry south of the border....read on

Meadowlands Pace Gets Sponsor

December 23, 2014:

It has been announced that Crawford Farms, a leading New York-based breeding operation, and Meadowlands Racing & Entertainment have agreed to a three-year sponsorship deal that will make Crawford Farms the title sponsor of the Meadowlands Pace through 2017....read on

Taylor, Liberty Bell Races Announced

December 22, 2014:

On Monday, December 22, Sam Beegle, president of the PHHA, announced major additions to the 2015 stakes schedule at Harrah’s Philadelphia....read on

Bryce Truitt Passes

December 23, 2014:

It has been announced that longtime horseman Bryce Truitt, 59, of Paxinos, Pa., has passed away....read on

Ruth Ann Austin Passes

December 23, 2014:

Standardbred racing participant Ruth Ann Austin, 76, of Lincoln, Ill., passed away on Tuesday, December 23 at Memorial Medical Center, Springfield, Ill....read on

Merles Image Passes

December 22, 2014:

Dr. Pat Meyers has informed Trot Insider that standout Canadian broodmare Merles Image has passed away at the age of 27....read on

Takter Voted U.S. Trainer Of The Year

December 22, 2014:

For the fourth time in his Hall of Fame career, Jimmy Takter is the Trainer of the Year as voted upon by the members of the U.S. Harness Writers Association....read on

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

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

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

Update To Race Date Approval

December 19, 2014:

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

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

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

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

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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