While he may be from a harness racing family, James MacDonald didn’t aspire in his early years to become a professional driver. But once he turned his attention to the craft, there was no stopping him.
There aren’t many people in this world who have had a better view of the Little Brown Jug than Roger Huston. In advance of this month’s 69th edition of the race, TROT asked the Hall of Fame racecaller to choose his favourite moments from the past five decades.
With a shiny new facility, and an owner with a passion for the sport, there is optimism in the state of New Jersey. But without the security of casino gaming, the long term health of racing at the Big M remains uncertain.