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Fractional Ownership To Take Centre Stage

When Paul Ryneveld, general manager of Century Downs Racetrack and Casino, talks about fractional ownership at the upcoming World Trotting Conference Symposium, he will have at least 87 reasons to be optimistic. That’s the number of owners who participated in the Century Downs Racing Club, in Alberta, in its first on

Marketing In WTC Spotlight

What happens when some of harness racing's brightest minds congregate to pitch ideas to market our sport? on

World Class Symposium Roster Unveiled

The list of speakers and participants slated to appear and discuss harness racing at the 2017 World Trotting Conference features some of the sport's most prominent individuals discussing a wide range of timely and important on

Dunn Heating Up Downunder

Dexter Dunn is gaining momentum in advance of his World Driving Championship title defense coming up next month in on

One On One With Brandon Campbell

The World Driving Championship, presented by Standardbred Canada, will kick off in just seven weeks. The five-track, cross-country event will feature 11 drivers from around the world, including Canadian representative Brandon Campbell. Trot Insider interviewed Campbell to talk about pressure, preparation, and the obstacles he’s had to overcome on his road to the on

Fan Designs WDC Driving Colours

Harness Racing New Zealand and the NZ Racing Board coordinated a competition where kids designed and coloured in a set of colours for Dexter Dunn, defending World Driving Champion, to wear in the 2017 WDC hosted here in Canada in on

World Trotting Conference To PEI In 2017

Standardbred Canada is pleased to announce that the 2017 World Trotting Conference will be held in Charlottetown, P.E.I. from August 14-19, on

2017 World Trotting Conference Symposium Registration Now Open

Registration for The Symposium at the 2017 World Trotting Conference is now on

Campbell Receives Canadian Colours

Brandon Campbell was presented with the official Canadian driving colours and helmet for the upcoming 2017 World Driving Championship (WDC) in the winner's circle at Fraser Downs on Friday, April 21. The 33-year-old Calgary resident will represent Canada in this year’s WDC, presented by Standardbred Canada from August 12– on

Change To 2017 WDC Lineup

The Union Européenne du Trot (UET) has advised Standardbred Canada that one of the drivers previously committed to the 2017 World Driving Championship is unable to take part in this year’s on

Canadian Colours Presentation For Campbell

Harness racing driver Brandon Campbell, Canada’s representative to the 2017 World Driving Championship, will be presented with a set of his Canadian driving colours at Fraser Downs Racetrack on Friday, April on

Canadian Colours Chosen

Brandon Campbell, Canada’s representative to the 2017 World Driving Championship has confirmed the design for his Canadian colours following input from racing fans across the country via an online poll on on

Down Under Drivers Confirmed

The trio of drivers that will represent Down Under harness racing at the 2017 World Driving Championship has been finalized with the recent announcement of Australia’s on

Website For World Driving Championship/World Trotting Conference Launched

Today, Standardbred Canada launched the website for the 2017 World Trotting Conference and World Driving Championship, to be hosted in Canada this on

International Media Awards Submissions Due Friday

Standardbred Canada is calling for entries for the 2017 International Media Awards competition which is a component of the World Trotting Conference to be held in Charlottetown, PEI this on

Marcus Miller To Represent U.S.

Marcus Miller is going from Rising Star to Stars and Stripes. On Monday (February 13) Miller was named by the U.S. Trotting Association as America’s representative for August’s World Driving Championship in on

Brandon Campbell Wins 2016 National Driving Championship

Brandon Campbell won the 2016 National Driving Championship (NDC) on Friday, Oct. 14 at The Raceway at the Western Fair District in London, Ont. and will represent Canada in the 2017 World Driving Championship, which will be hosted by Standardbred Canada at racetracks across the country next on

Discussing Swedish Harness Racing

"We're having a lot of possibilities in the harness industry for the world, and I think we should get more together because we're facing -- almost everywhere -- the same problems and we're facing -- almost everywhere -- the same opportunities and possibilities. We can make this [industry] even better." on

Inter Conference Wraps Up

Standardbred Canada hosted the International Trotting Association Inter Conference meeting this weekend in Mississauga, Ont. in advance of the 2017 World Trotting Conference and World Driving on

Gall Gets Inter Conference Underway

“We’re really excited about the next two days, getting to know the leaders of the organizations across the globe and making plans for the World Trotting Conference and World Driving Championship next year in August in P.E.I.” on

Drivers Advance To Worlds In 2017

Along with news that Sweden's Bjorn Goop would be making an appearance in this weekend's Hambletonian, the driving star now has the opportunity -- along with five others -- to race in Canada in on

USTA Seeks International Media Award Entries

The U.S. Trotting Association is looking for entries for the 2017 International Media Awards, held in part with the World Trotting Conference hosted by Standardbred Canada in on

Defending Champ - Dexter Dunn

Australia - Shane Graham

Austria - Gerhard Mayr

Belgium - Rik Depuydt

Canada - Brandon Campbell

Finland - Mika Forss

Malta - Noel Baldacchino

New Zealand - Mark Purdon

Norway - Eirik Høitomt

Sweden - Björn Goop

United States - Marcus Miller

World 2017 Schedule

Date Leg # Place
Aug 12 Leg #1 Century Downs
Aug. 14 Leg #2 Mohawk Racetrack
Aug. 15 Leg #3 Georgian Downs
Aug. 16 Leg #4 Hippodrome 3R
Aug. 18 Leg #5 Red Shores Racetrack & Casino
at Charlottetown Driving Park

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