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Coleman Ready For Delaware Ohio

September 16, 2014:

It’s happened several times recently. Casie Coleman leaves for the Delaware County Fair in central Ohio and ends up elsewhere. She doesn’t mind, though. In fact, she hopes it happens again. After all, there’s nothing like ending up on Cloud Nine....read on

Scratch In Little Brown Jug

September 16, 2014:

It has been announced that a horse that was entered to contest Thursday’s Little Brown Jug at Ohio’s Delaware County Fair has been scratched....read on

A Tribute To Mark Austin

September 16, 2014:

"Harness racing has lost one of its brightest lights. We have all lost a good friend and harness racing just won't be the same without Mark Austin in it"....read on

Consignors Thrilled With Sale Results

September 15, 2014:

A near-25 per cent boost in yearling prices at the 2014 Canadian Yearling Sale gave many consignors something to smile about after Sunday's auction....read on

Yearling Sale: Behind The Scenes

September 16, 2014:

The I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club hosted a Behind The Scenes Tour at Sunday's Canadian Yearling Sale....read on

The Track's Most Important Person

September 16, 2014:

The most important job at Grand River Raceway in Elora may just belong to track veterinarian Dr. Pat Meyers....read on

Will Luck Be A Lady In Jugette?

September 16, 2014:

“We’ve only been in it for five years, but I think she’s probably our once-in-a-lifetime horse.”...read on

Canadian Yearling Sale Average Up

September 14, 2014:

A solid group of yearlings and a 2015 two-year-old purse bonus announcement helped substantially raise the average price at Sunday's 2014 Canadian Yearling Sale....read on

Trio Elected To Hall Of Fame

September 16, 2014:

On Tuesday, September 16, the U.S. Harness Writers Association (USHWA) announced that Joe Thomson, Kathy Parker and Bob Marks have been elected to the Harness Racing Hall of Fame....read on

Chaplaincy Golf Tournament Successful

September 16, 2014:

The Standardbred Race Track Chaplaincy Annual Golf Tournament, sponsored by Luc and Anita Ouellette, took place last Wednesday at the Granite Ridge Golf Course in Milton, Ont., and organizers have said that the day was a tremendous success....read on

Hilda Coke Passes

September 16, 2014:

Trot Insider has learned that horse racing participant Hilda Lorraine Coke (nee Churchill) passed away with her family by her side on Sunday, September 14 at Matthews House Hospice, Alliston at the age of 93....read on

Walt Swain Passes

September 16, 2014:

G. Walter Swain, 90, a longtime harness horseman from Lincoln, Del., passed away on September 10 at Bay Health hospital in Dover, Del., surrounded by his wife and children....read on

Monte Racing Promoted In Ontario

September 16, 2014:

Racing Under Saddle Ontario will be taking part in two events this week to promote Standardbred racing....read on

August's ZOOM Photo Winner

September 15, 2014:

Congratulations to Tania Girouard of Brownsburg-Chatham, Quebec, on winning our August Zoom Challenge featuring the theme of Horse Crazy Kids where we asked our members to send us shots of horses and kids interacting....read on

Sports Chic Rallies For Gold

September 16, 2014:

Dancin Caroll and Sports Chic, who are both half-sister to famous performers, are making themselves known as well after winning the pair of $105,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Gold Series contests for two-year-old pacing fillies on Monday night at Mohawk Racetrack. Both races were conducted over a racetrack rated good and two seconds off due to rainy conditions....read on

Quillen Memorial To Foiled Again

September 15, 2014:

Clear Vision edged out Foiled Again by a narrow margin in last year’s Bobby Quillen Memorial, but the sport’s richest pacer of all-time turned the tables on his stablemate in this year’s edition at Harrington Raceway....read on

Summerside Feature To Eagle Jolt

September 15, 2014:

It was strictly a race for place in the Monday night feature at Red Shores Summerside. Eagle Jolt and driver Marc Campbell meant business....read on

Ontario Bred Wins Meadows Feature

September 15, 2014:

Converted claimer Your Beautiful moved powerfully first over and rolled to a narrow victory in Monday’s $15,000 Filly & Mare Not Listed Preferred Pace at The Meadows....read on

Mark Austin Passes; Arrangements Set

September 15, 2014:

Mark Austin, one of Ontario's most popular and successful trainers, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 14 at the age of 54....read on

Tracks Apply For Date Amendments

September 15, 2014:

On Monday, September 15, the Ontario Horse Racing Commission announced that Flamboro Downs and The Raceway at Western Fair District – with the support of the Standardbred Alliance – are requesting approval for a race-date variance for the 2014/15 race date schedule of each racetrack....read on

The Voice Weighs In

September 14, 2014:

“That moment, coming back in front of the stands, much like a chariot driver, was probably one of the greatest moments in a lot of people’s lives. They had never seen a driver do that before. Fans remember those little things that are totally out of the ordinary."...read on

2014 Little Brown Jug Gets 16

September 13, 2014:

A field of 16 sophomore pacers have dropped into the box for the $647,500 Little Brown Jug presented by Fazoli's, the second leg of Pacing's Triple Crown, set for Thursday (Sept. 18) at the Delaware County Fair....read on

Jugette Gets 22 Fillies

September 12, 2014:

The 2014 Jugette has attracted a stellar group of 22 fillies for next Wednesday's two-heat tilt at the Delaware County Fairgrounds....read on

Little Brown Jug Broadcast Details

September 10, 2014:

The Little Brown Jug and CBS Sports Network have finalized plans for the 69th edition of the pacing classic....read on

Horsemen Applaud Purse Bonuses

September 13, 2014:

Some of Ontario's top horsemen have offered comment on Friday's announcement regarding the projected $700,000 in purse bonuses set to be added for next year's two-year-olds....read on

Woodbine, Horsemen Reach Deal

September 12, 2014:

On Friday, September 12, the Woodbine Entertainment Group and the Central Ontario Standardbred Association issued a joint release which states that the two organizations have reached a five-year deal which establishes minimum race dates and purses for the duration of the contract....read on

Boost For Ontario's Standardbreds

September 12, 2014:

Today, in advance of the Fall Standardbred sales, the Ontario Racing Commission is pleased to announce revisions to the 2015 Standardbred Improvement Program....read on

Free Stall Rent For ON-Sired Yearlings

September 11, 2014:

In an effort to encourage horsepeople to buy Ontario-sired yearlings at the province's two upcoming sales, Rideau Carleton Raceway has announced it is offering free stall rent to any Ontario-sired yearlings sold at the upcoming Canadian Yearling Sale or Forest City Yearling Sale....read on

SC Rewind: Argyel Grattan, Part 1

September 13, 2014:

In this week's Rewind Robert Smith starts the first of a two-part story about Argyel Grattan, a once famous horse owned by the Campbell family of Ailsa Craig, Ontario. It is also a story of one of the great racing families in our sport's earlier years that continues to this day....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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