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Reverend Hanover The Real Deal

September 29, 2014:

Until a month ago not many people knew who Reverend Hanover was, but they know now....read on

Grand River Wraps Up Big Year

September 29, 2014:

Grand River Raceway staged its final race night of the 48-day meet on September 29, and it’s proven to be a successful year at the track....read on

2014 Fall Extravaganza Entries Due

September 23, 2014:

A reminder to horsemen that entries close on Wednesday, October 1 for the 2014 Fall Extravaganza Mixed Sale main catalogue....read on

Merriman Sweeps Northfield Features

September 30, 2014:

Aaron Merriman has more wins this year than any driver in North America. He continued his reign in both of Monday’s features at Northfield Park....read on

Just A Jolt A Master Of Winning

September 29, 2014:

John Dayton’s Just A Jolt recorded his 15th win of the season Monday at Harrington Raceway in the $18,000 Open Handicap in 1:51.4....read on

Weeper Wins In Stakes Record Time

September 29, 2014:

Weeper, Pennsylvania’s champion three-year-old filly pacer, performed like a champion Monday at The Meadows when she rolled to a stake record 1:51 in a division of a $90,000 Keystone Classic. Katie Said and Do Your Job took the event’s other divisions, each in 1:51.4 — the stake record until Weeper smashed it....read on

Durands High On Luck O The Irish

September 29, 2014:

Luck O The Irish, one of the top two-year-old trotting colts in the Ontario Sires Stakes program this year, took some time before he relaxed for owner/breeder June Durand and her husband Tom who handles the colt’s training and driving....read on

Grand River Training Notice

September 29, 2014:

Grand River Raceway will remain open for training every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to noon, with all horses vacated by 1:00 p.m....read on

Trites Takes Fredericton Titles

September 29, 2014:

With the 2014 season in the books at Fredericton Raceway, Todd Trites walked away with another dash winning crown at the capital city oval....read on

Mission Brief Looks To Rebound

September 29, 2014:

Grand Circuit racing will resume at the Red Mile this Thursday afternoon with the $323,200 International Stallion Stakes for two-year-old filly trotters. Thirty-three juvenile lasses were declared, resulting in four divisions for the stakes event....read on

Sjoberg On Sebastian K’s Centaur Mile

September 29, 2014:

One of Sebastian K’s co-owners, European casino executive Tristan Sjoberg, has explained why the world’s fastest trotter faded from first to seventh in the $238,500 Centaur Trotting Classic on September 20 at Indiana’s Hoosier Park....read on

The Season Of Sportswriter

September 29, 2014:

The main story to emerge from this year’s Ontario Sires Stakes rookie pacing division is the dominance of sire Sportswriter, whose first crop of colts and fillies have been admired from the moment they stepped on the racetrack....read on

The Words Horsemen Hate Most

September 28, 2014:

Trainers and drivers are fluent with the language of horse racing, but which everyday words do the horse whisperers hate to hear most?...read on

Inverness Post Time Changes

September 29, 2014:

Officials with the Maritime Provinces Harness Racing Commission have announced that the commission has approved post time changes for four upcoming cards of live racing at Inverness Raceway....read on

Dayton Raceway Meet, Draw Information

September 29, 2014:

The inaugural meet at Hollywood Gaming Dayton Raceway commences this Friday night (October 3) at the regular 6:35 p.m. first-race post time....read on

SC Rewind: Argyel Grattan, Part 2

September 27, 2014:

In this week's Rewind, Robert Smith concludes the two part story about the memorable horse Argyel Grattan and his owners, the noted Duncan Campbell family of Ailsa Craig, Ont....read on

Racing-Gaming Integration Update

September 26, 2014:

"I look forward to the future. I think the right people are sitting at the table to move this forward now, and the cooperation is there."...read on

Decision In Favour Of Breeders

September 25, 2014:

Lawyers representing a group of Ontario Standardbred breeders and lawyers for the Ontario Government were in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice in Guelph on Tuesday, September 23....read on

Western Fair Loads Up Opening Card

September 26, 2014:

A long list of Opening Night promotions will be on tap Friday, Oct. 3 when The Raceway at The Western Fair District in London, Ont. opens its 2014-15 live racing season....read on

Keith & Ron Waples Tribute Night

September 26, 2014:

A special evening is being planned to honour two of Canada's greatest harness racing legends, Keith and Ron Waples....read on

Mohawk Racing, Qualifying Changes

September 26, 2014:

The Woodbine Entertainment Group would like to advise horsepeople of upcoming schedule changes for both live racing and qualifiers....read on

Race Dates Amendment Approved

September 25, 2014:

It has been announced that the director of the Ontario Racing Commission has approved the applications for 2014/2015 race date amendments made by The Raceway at Western Fair District and Flamboro Downs – with the support of the Standardbred Alliance....read on

Contest Qualifier Details Announced

September 25, 2014:

It has been announced that the first Meadowlands World Harness Handicapping Championship qualifier will be a two-day Breeders Crown Challenge on November 21 and 22....read on

Anniversary Handicapping Contests

September 17, 2014:

What better way to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Ontario Sires Stakes program than taking part in some handicapping contests with a chance to win some cash!...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

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

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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