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Breeders Crown Can-Con

November 21, 2014:

The Canadian contingent is strong once again as the 2014 Breeders Crown championships begin tonight at the Meadowlands Racetrack in East Rutherford, New Jersey....read on

Breeders Crown Contest Now Open!

November 20, 2014:

This Friday, November 21 and Saturday, November 22, The Meadowlands will present the 12 season-ending Breeders Crown Championship events, totalling over $5.4 million in purse money. Here’s your chance to get in on the action and play in the ‘I Love Canadian Harness Racing’ Fan Club’s online handicapping contest....read on

Autumn Series Prelims Completed

November 20, 2014:

Three-year-old fillies were the stars of the Thursday show at Woodbine Racetrack, as the Rexdale, Ontario oval hosted round two of the Autumn Series....read on

2014 Breeders Crown Draw Complete

November 18, 2014:

It all comes down to the Breeders Crown, and the final fields are now set after post position draws for the two and three-year-old colt pace, three-year-old colt trot and open trot were completed at a press conference at Victory Sports Bar at The Meadowlands on Tuesday....read on

Remember The Titan

November 20, 2014:

“He’s a good horse. He can leave, he can finish if he gets a nice trip and he’s very handy to drive. They are all good horses from the Breeders Crown, but those Takter horses, they are tough horses... so we’ll see.”...read on

Hippomania II, Aylor Stakes At Pompano

November 21, 2014:

Panocchio, Doc Dorleans and Prairie Jaguar will renew their spirited rivalry along with four other worthy opponents when Pompano Park hosts Hippomania II on Saturday night....read on

Winkys Pride Upsets In Preferred

November 20, 2014:

A tripped-out Winkys Pride got the upper hand on her male rivals in Thursday’s $7,000 Preferred 3 for trotters at Flamboro Downs, and that was music to the ears of the handicappers that backed her at odds of 7-1....read on

Papa Ray Prevails In Delaware Special

November 20, 2014:

Eddie Davis, Jr. driving Papa Ray followed the flow until reaching the stretch and then pulled out and flew by the leaders for a 1:51.2 victory in Thursday’s $25,000 Delaware Special at Dover Downs....read on

Yonkers Set For Another Matinee

November 20, 2014:

The third of Yonkers Raceway’s six Sunday matinees goes this weekend, with another card that overstuffed for overseas....read on

191 Dates For New Jersey Tracks

November 20, 2014:

The New Jersey Racing Commission awarded 191 standardbred racing dates for 2015 with 110 dates at Freehold and 81 dates at the Meadowlands....read on

Gural Wants Clean Racing

November 20, 2014:

Meadowlands Racetrack officials have announced that samples have been taken from Breeders Crown horses and sent to labs for analysis. In the track’s release on the subject, the Meadowlands’ chairman, Jeff Gural, took the opportunity to re-affirm his disdain for “dishonest” members of the racing community....read on

Glamour Boy Division Up For Grabs

November 20, 2014:

"This division has been wide open, it’s been a different winner almost every big race. It’s been good racing, and good betting races, because you never know what’s going to happen with this group."...read on

Deceased Mare Leaves 'Crown' Legacy

November 20, 2014:

While she may have passed earlier this year, Two Steppin Sally could leave quite a legacy in the Breeders Crown both this year and for years to come....read on

Trophies In Memory Of Hempt, Simpson

November 20, 2014:

Two of the trademark crystal trophies that have graced the Breeders Crown championship series since 1984 will bear additional etching from this year forward – in memory of two men whose influence on the creation of the series and on the greater sphere of harness racing cannot be understated....read on

'Crown' Wagering Format Details

November 20, 2014:

The two-night Breeders Crown format features 12 Breeders Crown races, and all 12 of the championship races will be a part of a guaranteed pool....read on

Chad Chadwick Passes

November 20, 2014:

Longtime Standardbred racehorse owner Thomas John ‘Chad’ Chadwick, 76, of North Huntingdon, Pennsylvania, passed away on Monday, November 17....read on

Harvey Bellwood Passes

November 20, 2014:

Longtime owner Harvey Bellwood of Stayner, Ont. passed away suddenly on Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at the age of 88....read on

Batavia Weekend Racing Cancelled

November 20, 2014:

As a direct result of the relentless snowstorm that has crippled most of western New York, Batavia Downs has announced that it will forgo live racing for the remainder of the week. The programs that were originally scheduled for Friday (November 21) and Saturday (November 22) have been cancelled....read on

Ito Joins Running Aces

November 20, 2014:

On Thursday, November 20, Running Aces Harness Park announced that Taro Ito has been hired as its new president and chief executive officer....read on

Feed Recalled, Investigation Underway

November 20, 2014:

Officials with Lakeland Animal Nutrition have announced that four of its products have been recalled. The Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services is currently investigating a possible link between the products and the deaths of three horses in south Florida....read on

Trainer Trapped In Car For 30 Hours

November 20, 2014:

A Canadian trainer has explained how he was stranded in his car for 30 hours due to the record snowstorm that has crippled the Buffalo area in upstate New York....read on

Owners/Farriers Clinic Saturday

November 20, 2014:

Officials with System Fencing have announced that a horse owners and farriers clinic will be taking place this Saturday (November 22) at 14321 5th Line Nassagaweya in Rockwood, Ont....read on

Shanghai Phil To Quebec

November 20, 2014:

The connections of Shanghai Phil announced on Thursday that the pacing stallion will be standing stud for the 2015 season in Quebec at SOS Stables....read on

Will Steacy's 'Crown' Luck Continue?

November 19, 2014:

Mark Steacy has a pretty good batting average in the Breeders Crown....read on

Breeders Crown Contender Sold

November 19, 2014:

When In The Arsenal lines up behind the starting gate on Saturday night, everything will seem very familiar. Same driver, trainer and post as his Breeders Crown elimination. The most notable change: his ownership....read on

Johnson 'Crown' Trainees To Race

November 19, 2014:

Trot Insider has learned that Corey Johnson's horses will race this weekend in the 2014 Breeders Crown Finals despite a suspension handed down by the Ontario Racing Commission on Monday....read on

Liverman Poised For Crown History

November 19, 2014:

This weekend's two Breeders Crown Open Trot events could in fact be swept by one owner and two trotting mares....read on

Go And Play Fundraiser A Success

November 19, 2014:

The Go and Play Stables’ second annual Night at the Races Fundraising Dinner, which was held at Woodbine Racetrack on November 8, was once again a successful event....read on

White Bliss Pointed To “Major Stakes”

November 19, 2014:

Owner Tristan Sjoberg has said that White Bliss’ scheduled race this Friday (November 21) at the Meadowlands Racetrack will be the final start of the 2014 season for the freshman pacing colt....read on

Mohawk Qualifiers, Training Cancelled

November 19, 2014:

The Woodbine Entertainment Group has announced that due to recent freezing temperatures, the qualifying session scheduled for this Friday (November 21) at Mohawk Racetrack has been cancelled....read on

Second Chance For A 'Crown'

November 19, 2014:

Jim Campbell was happy to see Gallie Bythe Beach repeat as a Breeders Crown elimination winner, but the trainer will be even more delighted if the parallels to last year end right there....read on

Homebred Aims For Crown Hardware

November 18, 2014:

“He’s fun to be around and pretty to look at.”...read on

Mare Trot A Wide-Open Affair

November 18, 2014:

Entering this year, no four-year-old female trotter had ever won a race with a time quicker than 1:51.4. This season, five four-year-old mares went faster in victorious miles and another one equalled 1:51.4....read on

Flanagan Memory's Final Start

November 17, 2014:

Regardless of where he finishes in the Breeders Crown final, trotter Flanagan Memory’s four-year-old season will wrap up Saturday at The Meadowlands....read on

'Voelz' Rolls Into Breeders Crown

November 17, 2014:

“She’s shows you everything. I’ve had drivers come back and say to me ‘She wasn’t on the bit tonight, or she wasn’t good – they can tell right away, especially her regular driver Randy (Waples), he knows her so well. When she’s really good, she lets you know.”...read on

Four Chances At A Fourth 'Crown'

November 16, 2014:

“One through 11 can win that race, like I’ve always said and I’ve been asked the question before, there’s 11 in the race because there are 11 good horses in the race. I’ve been in this business too long, I don’t go in to any race overconfident.”...read on

First Night Of Breeders Crown Elims

November 14, 2014:

The countdown to the Breeders Crown is on with the first night of eliminations completed Friday at Meadowlands Racetrack....read on

Henry Making Impact At Woodbine

November 18, 2014:

Trevor Henry is no stranger to winning races. The 43-year-old Arthur, Ontario resident has won over 5,000 races in his career and is currently Canada’s leading driver, but what is new territory for Henry is the venue where he is visiting the winner’s circle quite often....read on

Waples Taking A Short Hiatus

November 17, 2014:

Three-time O’Brien Award winning driver Randy Waples has told Trot Insider that he will be taking a short break from the race bike, effective immediately, and he will not be at Woodbine this evening (Monday, November 17)....read on

Waples Tribute Raises $100,000+

November 17, 2014:

Event organizers for the recent tribute evening for Ron and Keith Waples released today the results of the fundraising effort for Paula and Paige Austin, daughters of the trainer Mark Austin who passed away earlier this year....read on

Back On Top

November 16, 2014:

Chris Christoforou grew up destined to be a harness driver, and his career as such has seen many peaks and valleys. Today, he is once again emerging as one of Canada’s leading drivers....read on / continuer à lire

Breeders Crown Elims Conclude

November 15, 2014:

The Breeders Crown eliminations wrapped up on Saturday night at Meadowlands Racetrack filling the remaining spots left in the $5.4 million championships that will take place next weekend....read on

SC Rewind: Kawartha Memories (1/2)

November 15, 2014:

In this week's edition of Rewind, Robert Smith recalls the start up of Kawartha Downs in 1972 and the role it has played as an important "B" Track for nearly 45 years....read on

CPMA Seeks Public Feedback

October 24, 2014:

The Canadian Pari-Mutuel Agency (CPMA) is requesting public feedback on a number of items in its Pari-Mutuel Betting Supervision Regulations....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

Take Somebeachsomewhere With You!

August 6, 2014:

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce the commemoration of Somebeachsomewhere and a monumental day in harness racing on SC’s new BMO Mastercard....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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