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Watson Wins 2011 HHI Scholarship
July 22, 2011

Braden A.Watson, 19, has been awarded the 2011 Harness Horsemen International Jerome L. Hauck Scholarship, worth $4,000. He is the son of David and Brenda Watson

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More Tracks Cancelling Due To Heat
July 22, 2011

Trot Insider has learned that officials with Bangor Raceway (Maine) and Chester Racetrack (Pennsylvania) have decided to cancel their Friday cards of live harness racing due to excessive heat conditions

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Erwin Andrew Series To Resume
July 22, 2011

The connections of 17 aged mares have entered their charges to contest a pair of $3,362 second-leg divisions of the Erwin Andrew Memorial Pacing Series, which will be contested Sunday, July 24 at Truro Raceway in Nova Scotia

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Wear Purple And Support San Pail
July 22, 2011

Purple symbolizes power, nobility and ambition. Purple is associated with royalty and wealth. This Saturday night, the colour purple will be associated with the star trotter San Pail

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Antonacci Elected Museum/HOF Trustee
July 22, 2011

The annual meeting of the trustees of the Harness Racing Museum & Hall of Fame, located in Goshen, New York, was held on Hall of Fame Day, Sunday, July 3, 2011

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Simmons Named Neville Award Winner
July 22, 2011

It has been announced that Donnie Simmonds, a longtime friend of the Little Brown Jug, has been named the winner of the 2011 Joe Neville Award

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Durand And Davidson Go ‘In The Sulky’
July 21, 2011

Trainer Tom Durand will sit In The Sulky Friday night to discuss his Hambletonian hopeful Whiskey Tax, who will go postward in the New Jersey Sire Stakes

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Trot-A-Thon Final Rescheduled
July 21, 2011

Officials at Kawartha Downs would like to advise horsemen the Trot-A-Thon Final scheduled for this evening will now be raced on Thursday, July 28

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Mohawk, Sarnia, Kawartha All Cancel
July 21, 2011

Trot Insider has learned that the Woodbine Entertainment Group has cancelled Mohawk Racetrack's card of live harness racing for Thursday, July 21 due to

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RCI Addresses Designer Drugs
July 21, 2011

On Wednesday, July 20, Racing Commissions International's Drug Testing Standards and Practices Committee (DTSP) voted to specifically add Methylenedioxypyrovalerone (MDPV) and related analogues (bath salts), Dermorphin, as well as synthetic cannabinoids as Class 1 prohibited substances in horse racing and called for any violators to be

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WEG Cancels Thursday T-Bred Card
July 21, 2011

Due to the extreme heat conditions, Woodbine Racetrack has decided to cancel its Thursday afternoon thoroughbred program. A number of other thoroughbred tracks across North America have also cancelled their cards.

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Canterbury To Resume Operations Thursday
July 21, 2011

On Wednesday, July 20, Canterbury Park announced it will resume Card Casino, simulcast and live racing operations on Thursday, July 21 after a 20-day suspension of its operations due to a budget impasse which triggered a shutdown of state government beginning July 1

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Plainridge Friday Cancelled Due To Heat
July 21, 2011

With record high temperatures forecast for the Boston area, Plainridge Racecourse has canceled its live card for Friday, July 22

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Ruddick Takes GRR Handicapping Final
July 21, 2011

Ruddick’s second-choice selections clinch the win in Grand River handicapping final

Don Ruddick had three shots going into tonight’s final of the Geek Squad Summer Handicapping Tournament at Grand River Raceway

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See You At Peelers In Sports Illustrated
July 20, 2011

See You At Peelers and her 20 race win streak have made it to the pages of Sports Illustrated this week

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Running Aces Re-Opens After Shutdown
July 20, 2011

Officials at Running Aces announced it will be opening its doors to the public effective Thursday, July 31 at 10:00 a.m. following a 20-day closure

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Foiled Again Favoured In Battle Of Lake Erie
July 20, 2011

Foiled Again, who captured the 2009 edition of the Battle Of Lake Erie, has been installed as the favourite in Saturday’s $100,000 edition at Northfield Park

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'Big M' Commentary Returns To TVG
July 20, 2011

Meadowlands Racetrack will once again be represented by live, on-track commentary on TVG's Drive Time beginning Thursday, July 21

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Hall Of Fame Tickets Now On Sale
July 20, 2011

Enjoy a night of excitement at the 2011 Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Fundraising Dinner as the newest Hall of Fame Members are honoured and celebrated

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Mary Ann Sarama-Luce Passes
July 20, 2011

Mary Ann Sarama-Luce, 73, of Corfu, New York, passed away July 17, 2011, at Roswell Park Cancer Institute

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HHYF Trotter Now On Facebook
July 19, 2011

Fifteen-year-old trotter Sweet Karen has created her own Facebook page and will be commenting on her travels as part of the Harness Horse Youth Foundation Stable this summer and beyond

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Last Call For WDC Bus Tour!
July 19, 2011

There are still a few spots available for the I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club’s WDC Bus Tour to cheer on Jody Jamieson at the 2011 World Driving Championship

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ORC: Watch For Hot Horses
July 19, 2011

The Ontario Racing Commission Supervisor of Veterinarians is advising official veterinarians at all racetracks to be on alert for any hot weather effects on horses

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McErlean appointed To AHC Board
July 19, 2011

The American Horse Council has announced that Chris McErlean, president of the Thoroughbred Racing Association, has been appointed to the AHC Board of Trustees

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Mervin Wade Passes
July 18, 2011

Trot Insider has learned that longtime standardbred owner Mervin Wade passed away in Woodstock, Ont. during the morning of Monday, July 18

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Summer Sizzler Early Entry Notice
July 18, 2011

Time is running out to enter the 2011 Summer Sizzler Mixed Sale before the early entry deadline

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Truro Announces Qualifying Session
July 18, 2011

Trot Insider has learned that officials within Truro Raceway's race office have announced that a mid-week qualifying session will be taking place this week

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Don't Forget OSAS Golf Tourney
July 18, 2011

Due to the fact that there is now an Ontario Sires Stakes event on the date of the 15th annual Steve Condren Golf Tournament, the Ontario Standardbred Adoption Society has issued a reminder of the tournament details

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San Pail Joins Fan Club
July 18, 2011

The 'I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club' has announced that San Pail has joined its 'Faces of Racing' stable

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Adios Sale Videos Available
July 18, 2011

The Hanover Shoe Farms videos for those yearlings selling at The Meadows on Friday, July 29 are now available at the Hanover website.

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Updated: Bill McBeth Passes
July 15, 2011

Trot Insider has learned that owner/breeder Bill McBeth of Lethbridge, Alta. has passed away in his sleep on July 13. He was 82

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New Rules On Labelling Of Meds
July 15, 2011

Following the completion of the public consultation process, the Ontario Racing Commission has announced that modified rules regarding the labelling of medications are now in effect

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Scioto Welcomes Fans ‘Back To The Track’
July 14, 2011

Scioto Downs celebrates the national “Back to the Track” promotion on Saturday night with a variety of activities aimed at both new and veteran racing fans

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Batavia Downs Condition Sheets Now Available
July 14, 2011

Condition sheets for the first week of racing at Batavia Downs Casino are now available

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GRR Training Schedule Variation
July 14, 2011

Officials with Grand River Raceway have announced that the track will be closed for training for an additional day next week

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Doug Covert Passes; Arrangements Set
July 14, 2011

Longtime harness racing participant Doug Covert of Barrie, Ont. passed away Wednesday, July 13

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Think You’re Better Than Gural?
July 14, 2011

It’s common to try to out-handicap your friends and fellow punters, but when was the last time a major racetrack operator challenged you to out-handicap him?

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Flamboro-Georgian Series Noms Due
July 14, 2011

Horsemen are advised that nominations for Georgian Downs' Labatts Claiming Series and Flamboro Downs' Signature Pacing Series are due July 15, 2011

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Pair Presented With SOANY Scholarships
July 13, 2011

In the days surrounding Yonkers Raceway's signature event, the Yonkers Trot, the Standardbred Owners Association of New York proudly presented two superior college students with the Association's 2011-2012 Scholarship

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Adios Box Closes Tuesday, July 19
July 13, 2011

The Meadows wishes to remind horsepeople that the box for the $650,000 (estimated) Delvin Miller Adios will close at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, July 19.

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Special RMTC Board Meeting Aug. 4
July 13, 2011

The Racing Medication and Testing Consortium, which consists of 25 racing industry stakeholders and organizations that represent the four major racing breeds, will hold a special meeting of its board on August 4

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Horse Name Costume Game Returns
July 13, 2011

The Horse Name Costume Game returns to Grand River Raceway this Friday. With a total of $1000 in prizes up for grabs, it’s never been so cool to wear a costume in July. It’s free to play and fun for the whole family, with prizes for kids (15 and under) and adults

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Sudbury Announces Juggernaut
July 12, 2011

On Tuesday, July 12, officials with Sudbury Downs announced that the track’s Juggernaut Pacing Series will close on midnight, Wednesday, July 13

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SRF Announces ‘Win*Win Program’
July 12, 2011

The Standardbred Retirement Foundation today announced a new program to allow standardbred owners to share in the earnings of their racehorses with non-competitive standardbreds in need of a home

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KD Anniversary Pace Doesn’t Fill
July 12, 2011

Due to a lack of nominations, Kawartha Downs’ Anniversary Pace, an added-money event, has been cancelled

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Charlie Bowen Passes
July 12, 2011

Charlie Bowen, for many years the director of Sponsorships at the Red Mile, and before that in a similar role for the Little Brown Jug, passed away during the morning of Tuesday, July 12 at an Indiana care centre. He was 84

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Hipp. De Quebec Racing Twice A Week
July 12, 2011

Beginning on Saturday, July 16, the Hippodrome de Quebec will offer twice as much fun to its racing fans, as two cards of live racing will be scheduled every week

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Qualify At Truro Wednesday
July 12, 2011

Trot Insider has learned that Truro Raceway has been approved to conduct a qualifying session tomorrow, Wednesday, July 13

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Sign Up For Chance To Win CBC VIP Package
July 11, 2011

If you’ve been waiting to join SC’s I Love Canadian Harness Racing Fan Club, don’t wait any longer! This month’s prize draw is for a fabulous Canadian Breeders Championship VIP Package at Mohawk Racetrack

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Alberta Downs Cancels Monday Card
July 11, 2011

Poor weather conditions played havoc with the racing surface at Alberta Downs on Monday, and as a result officials cancelled the ten-race card

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