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BC Racing Heading For Impass

January 18, 2014:

Jackson Wittup, executive director of Harness Racing B.C. says talks between his organization and Great Canadian Gaming, operators of Fraser Downs have hit a snag and again it’s over the issue of race dates....read on

Trot Radio: 2013 Year In Review

December 24, 2013:

Trot Radio looks back on the year that was in 2013, a year of adjustments, triumphs and looming uncertainty....read on

Aiming For Gaming Integration

December 16, 2013:

"Unlike the racetracks out in Ontario that were in existence before gaming came in, where they either retrofitted a slot floor into the facility like Woodbine or built a completely standalone facility that's attached like Georgian Downs, this is going to be an all in one facility. One building that's built from the ground up, so the gaming floor, the racing portion, the dining...it's all going to flow instead of being disconnected."...read on

McNair Preps For European Debut

November 22, 2013:

One week from Saturday, driver Doug McNair will get his first taste of European harness racing as Canada's representative in the Prix des Rencontres Internationales du Trotteur Français....read on

Zeron Discusses Move To U.S.

November 12, 2013:

"I'm not expecting things to be amazing all at once, but I'm willing to work and do double cards and race seven days a week."...read on

The Surge Of Under Saddle

October 5, 2013:

With two high-profile races making headlines over the past two weeks and two more races coming up on Sunday, Racing Under Saddle is becoming increasingly popular in the North American Standardbred industry....read on

Changes Aplenty For WFD Opener

September 17, 2013:

When The Raceway at the Western Fair District kicks off its Fall-Winter meet this Saturday, it will sound different and possibly look slightly different as well....read on

Dignitaries To 'Bring A Friend'

August 21, 2013:

A slate of provincial and municipal politicians will be attending Cornerstone Raceway’s Bring A Friend event this Friday, August 23....read on

The Legend Returns

August 16, 2013:

For harness racing fans, meeting John Campbell is akin to a hockey fan meeting Wayne Gretzky. Both are considered the absolute best in their profession, admired by their peers and fans alike, inducted into every Hall of Fame possible and recognized by the Governor General of Canada for their contributions to their respective sports....read on

In A Class Of His Own

August 14, 2013:

He was never involved in a photo finish, with his narrowest win margin at three-quarters of a length. When he retired, he held 15 World Records. His time trial of 1:49.1 was nearly three full seconds -- 14 lengths -- faster than the former World Record....read on

Honoured Eternally

August 13, 2013:

"In my opinion she was like the female Cam Fella, the female version of him. Just a gutsy horse that liked to finish hard and knock heads with all the best free-for-all mares."...read on

Saluting The Admiral

August 12, 2013:

One of this millennium's most beloved racehorses will receive what many feel is a long overdue honour when Admirals Express is inducted into the Canadian Horse Racing Hall of Fame on Thursday, August 15....read on

Takter Seeks Elusive Trotting Title

July 18, 2013:

It's one of the few races that has eluded him over the years, but trainer Jimmy Takter comes into the the 2013 Maple Leaf Trot with a pair of highly-talented world-record setting individuals that could give the Hall Of Fame trainer his first win in Canada's richest event for older trotters....read on

Jamieson Adds To His Resume

July 12, 2013:

"I really think that he can go a little bit faster if everything's right...maybe it will happen this weekend, who knows? He wasn't done at the wire, he was still going on."...read on

Is $5 Million Untouchable?

June 29, 2013:

"The only way would be if a true 'super-horse' stayed and raced until he was six or seven. Maybe if Somebeachsomewhere raced until he was six or seven, someone like him could have done it. It's going to be hard for a horse to dominate."...read on


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