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Unbeaten Filly’s Talent Is “Untapped”

November 27, 2015:

When an unbeaten juvenile pacing filly has won in 1:53.3f and her trainer describes her talent as being “untapped,” people in the industry tend to perk up and take notice. “She hasn’t even been asked to ‘go’ yet. I thought from Day 1 that she was something special.” 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

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

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

Clockwise Races Coming To Woodbine?

November 27, 2015:

It’s safe to say that fans of North American horse racing are pretty used to watching races contested in the counterclockwise direction. Now, if the most prominent Canadian track operator has his way, those that tune in may see some clockwise action as on

‘God’s Stable’ Nearing Goal

November 27, 2015:

‘The Stable That God Loves’ has nearly reached its $50,000 fundraising goal in an effort to help the less fortunate in Ontario’s horse racing on

Top Fillies Seek Northlands Glory

November 27, 2015:

Harness racing returned last weekend to Northlands Park in Edmonton but fans won’t have to wait too long for stakes 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

Peterborough Area: Last Call For ID Tech

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

Racing Under Saddle Meeting Sunday

November 21, 2015:

Racing Under Saddle Ontario would like to remind everyone, whether mildly interested or completely vested in racing under saddle, to attend the 2015 Annual RUS Ontario general on

Commission Announces Rulings

November 26, 2015:

On Thursday, November 26, the Ontario Racing Commission released its rulings in regard to appeals from Gerald Lilley, Andrew McCabe, and Craig Toivo on

Grand River, Community Step Up Big

November 26, 2015:

Nearly 250 articles of new winter clothing will benefit clients of the Centre Wellington Food Bank. The donation, retailing $5,000, was made by the Grand River Agricultural Society, owner/operator of Grand River Raceway, on November 26 at the Elora 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

Tetrick Heading Overseas

November 26, 2015:

It has been announced that driver Tim Tetrick will be packing his bags in the near future and hopping on a plane in order to steer some horses on

Amigo Hall Returns To Ontario

November 26, 2015:

Robert Burgess, syndicate manager of the Amigo Hall Syndicate, has announced that prominent sire and Hambletonian winner Amigo Hall 3,1:54s ($1,046,905) is returning to Ontario for the 2016 breeding 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

Switzer's Stakes Win A Special Occasion

November 25, 2015:

It was a special occasion for owner/trainer Kevin Switzer standing in the winner’s circle with his homebred Apple Bottom Jeans, winner of the $100,000 Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund (DSBF) Two-Year-Old Filly Pace, ironically on his 1,000th career training win on Wednesday, Nov. 25 at Dover on

Red Shores Adds Race Date

November 25, 2015:

Trot Insider has learned that Red Shores’ Charlottetown Driving Park has had a race date added to its upcoming schedule of live on

Update On JL Cruze

November 25, 2015:

“When we got him up to high speed, he was only taking in 60 per cent of the oxygen level he was supposed to be taking in.” on

Public Hearing About Balmoral Cancelled

November 25, 2015:

It has been reported that the public hearing that had been scheduled to discuss the closure of Balmoral Park and the possibility of the track potentially re-opening has been on

Fines, Suspensions After Horse Mix-Up

November 25, 2015:

The Ohio State Racing Commission has issued its rulings against four individuals that were connected to a situation in which a gelding won a race that was restricted to fillies and returned a $222.40 win on

Mohawk-Woodbine Qualifying Schedule

November 25, 2015:

Officials in the race office at Mohawk Racetrack would like to inform horsepeople of the qualifying schedule for the remainder of 2015 and into the New 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

George ‘Buddy’ Regan Passes

November 25, 2015:

It has been announced that horseman George ‘Buddy’ Regan, 78, passed away on Tuesday, November on

Douglas ‘Doug’ MacFarlane Passes

November 24, 2015:

Trot Insider has learned that longtime trainer/groom Douglas ‘Doug’ MacFarlane passed away peacefully during the morning hours of Tuesday, November on

Hall Of Fame Announces 2016 Calendar

November 24, 2015:

The year 2016 will mark the 40th anniversary of the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame, and to celebrate a calendar has been produced honouring many of the racing industry’s equine on

Last Call: Woodbine Series Nominations

November 24, 2015:

Officials in the Mohawk Racetrack race office would like to remind horsepeople that nominations to the Woodbine Winter Series close on Tuesday, December 1. on

RRSP Deadline Reminder

November 24, 2015:

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

Spread Some Christmas Love

November 24, 2015:

The Christmas Season is fast approaching, and racing officials at both Woodbine and Flamboro are calling on all horsepeople to do what they can to help make this holiday season a memorable one for someone in on

Armbro Feather Passes

November 24, 2015:

Winbak Farm has sadly announced the passing of the champion racemare Armbro Feather p, 2, 2:03.3h; 3, 1:53.4; 1:51.3 ($1,454,927) on

Meadowlands Suspends Entry Rule

November 23, 2015:

After careful consideration and consultation with various horsemen, The Meadowlands will be suspending its rule limiting a trainer to two horses (other than any horse the trainer has campaigned since the horse’s first start) in the Final of a stakes 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

Adventures In Breaking Yearlings

November 22, 2015:

Trainers and drivers discuss some of the excitement, challenges and dangers involved with breaking yearlings in this week's Standardbred Canada video on

SC Rewind: The Governor General's Cup

November 21, 2015:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith recalls an important event from 1985, the inaugural Governor General's Cup held at Rideau on

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

Century Concludes First Season

November 19, 2015:

After years of questions whether live harness racing would ever return to the Calgary area, the inaugural meet at Century Downs concluded this past weekend with high praise from both track officials and on

Jack Moiseyev: Horseman For Life

November 15, 2015:

Jack Moiseyev has been a horseman virtually all of his life. He has grown up in harness racing, and his connections to the sport run deep. Through hard work and a love of what he does, Moiseyev’s success is clear to on / continuer à lire

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

Cam Fella Nominations Wanted

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

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

OLG To Seek Input On Financial Model

October 16, 2015:

The horse racing industry in Ontario is being asked to provide input on a long-term financial model with respect to the ongoing integration and modernization of gaming in 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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