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De Los Cielos Deo Still Perfect

August 14, 2018:

While horses usually don’t bet, in Tuesday’s $188,111 Pennsylvania Sires Stake at The Meadows, De Los Cielos Deo hit a rare Trifecta: he extended his career unbeaten streak to five; he completed a sweep of the four PASS preliminary legs; he vaulted over $100,000 in earnings....read on

Gold Cup & Saucer Starter's New Owners

August 14, 2018:

On Tuesday (August 14) thestable.ca announced the 15 individuals that will be closer than ever to the Gold Cup & Saucer as part-owners of a starter in this year's event....read on

ID Technician In Western Canada

August 14, 2018:

Standardbred Canada ID Technician Jim Mohorich will be in Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba throughout the month of September to freeze brand any horses requiring freeze brand identification....read on

Yonkers Sets Sunday Post Time

August 14, 2018:

Yonkers Raceway’s Sunday, Aug. 19 matinee shall offer a first post of 12:35 p.m.

Races one through four go as those overflow-field, mile-and-a-quarter ‘French’ trots, with those post times at 12:35 p.m., 1:05 p.m., 1:35 p.m. and 2:05 p.m.

Post time for the 12th-race race finale is 4:40 p.m....read on

DeBeck Living The Dream In Lexington

August 14, 2018:

Rodney DeBeck grew up in Lexington and as a child made frequent trips to The Red Mile, where he would imagine himself sitting behind horses speeding to victory. After spending some time as an adult working for a car dealership, he made his harness racing dream a reality....read on

Breeders Crown Tickets On Sale

August 14, 2018:

With three months until the Breeders Crown at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, tickets for the event are ready to go for sale. All 12 championship races will be held on the same night Saturday, Oct. 27....read on

New Vocations Spotlight On Virgil

August 14, 2018:

This month in the New Vocations Horse Highlight we are featuring a well-known, classy horse through the Midwest: Virgil, donated by Tyler and Cassie George. As a racehorse, the beautiful black gelding stepped onto the racetrack 95 times, making his way to the winner's circle 18 times, rolling in over $200,000 to the bank....read on

Atlanta Remains Atop Standardbred Poll

August 14, 2018:

Now two weeks removed from her mile beating the boys in the Hambletonian, Atlanta stayed on top of the Week 12 Hambletonian Society/Breeders Crown Standardbred Poll....read on

Eastern Equine Encephalitis Warning

August 14, 2018:

On August 8 and 9, 2018, the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA) was notified of two confirmed cases of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in horses in Haldimand County....read on

Winbak Farms Yearling Videos Available

August 14, 2018:

Winbak Farm is excited to be a partner in the Goshen Yearling Sale, which will be held Sept. 9 at the Mark Ford Training Center in Middletown, New York....read on

Prix D'Ete Field Announced

August 14, 2018:

The eight finalists have been declared for Sunday’s $200,000 Prix D’Ete for four-year-old pacers at Hippodrome 3R....read on

Wiggle It Jiggleit Done For 2018

August 14, 2018:

As the older pacing ranks appear to be much more competitive with the addition of downunder star Lazarus, one of North American harness racing's most popular and dominant performers will remain on the sidelines....read on

Update On Accident At Killarney

August 14, 2018:

Trot Insider has received an update on the accident Sunday at Killarney that resulted in the fifth race being declared a no contest....read on

40,000-Year-Old Foal Found

August 14, 2018:

Scientists have made an incredible discovery of a nearly perfectly-preserved foal that lived up to 40,000 years ago....read on

Zero Tolerance Rising To The Top

August 14, 2018:

"Dave Miller called it early on. He thinks she is as good as Rainbow Room was at this time last year. So far, she hasn't proved that she isn't."...read on

Kelly Sweeps Grand River Preferreds

August 13, 2018:

Lets Wait And See and P C Dream Ticket captured their respective Preferred 3 assignments Monday evening at Grand River Raceway, and each of them had a little help from driver Colin Kelly....read on

Rookie Fillies Spar In Stallion Series

August 13, 2018:

It was hoped that the fourth and final preliminary leg of the Pennsylvania Sire Stakes for two-year-old trotting fillies, held on Monday at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono, might clear up the picture of the division’s pecking order ahead of the September 1 Championship at The Meadows, but instead the overall view is now as clear as the muddy red clay over which the babies raced....read on

Freshmen Fillies Flock To Yonkers

August 13, 2018:

The first-season statebred lasses hit town Monday night, plying Yonkers Raceway’s $157,000 New York Sire Stakes Pat Quaglietta Trot for two-year-old fillies....read on

Captain Ahab Dazzles In Dream Maker

August 13, 2018:

Captain Ahab remained undefeated with a dominating performance in Monday’s $39,000 Dream Maker Series final at Woodbine Mohawk Park....read on

Bet On Brett Takes Trial 2

August 13, 2018:

To say Team Allard is loaded for bear in this year’s Gold Cup & Saucer would be a gross understatement....read on

All Eyes On De Los Cielos Deo

August 13, 2018:

When trainer Ron Burke confided to longtime owner Mark Weaver at the 2017 Lexington Selected Yearling Sale that De Los Cielos Deo was his top-rated colt in the auction, Weaver thought he had a pretty good idea what was coming....read on

Cool Cowboy Cruises In Century Open

August 13, 2018:

After doing all the roadwork and getting nipped at the wire in last week’s $9,000 Open Pace at Century Downs, Cool Cowboy bounced back with a front-stepping score in Monday’s main event for trainer/driver Jim Marino....read on

Artful Way A Good 'Mudder'

August 13, 2018:

A relentless all-day rain wet down the track at Plainridge Park on Monday afternoon but it didn’t dilute the talent that would compete over that surface. Heading the list of eye-catching performances was Artful Way, who got used both early and late before closing sharply in the lane to capture the $18,000 Open Handicap pace....read on

‘Latissimus’ Sweeps Stallion Series Legs

August 13, 2018:

Latissimus Hanover extended his domination of the Pennsylvania Stallion Series, rolling to his fourth straight series win and completing his sweep of the preliminary legs Monday at The Meadows....read on

Cal Expo Set To Open Barn Area

August 13, 2018:

In preparation for the upcoming Cal Expo harness season, which will get underway on Saturday November 10, the backstretch will open on Saturday, September 15....read on

Sock It Away Wins Ninth Straight Race

August 13, 2018:

Sock It Away circled to the lead approaching the half and kept control through the wire as the 1-5 favourite to win the second $12,800 Atlantic Sires Stakes (ATSS) A division of two in 1:54 at Charlottetown Driving Park on the Monday, Aug. 13 program which also featured three $2,500 B divisions of the ATSS....read on

Racemup, 'Justpace' Take Manitoba Stakes

August 13, 2018:

Racemup and Dontchase Justpace bested the odds-on favourites in the $3,699 Golden Boy Stake and $4,724 Silk Lace Stake respectively on the 10-race matinee at Killarney on Sunday, Aug. 12....read on

2018 Stallion Reports Due Sept. 1st

August 13, 2018:

If you have a stallion that has bred mares in 2018, please follow 'eShop' on this website....read on

Trudeau Returns To Red Shores

August 13, 2018:

Many of harness racing's fans and participants have been introduced to the sport during their youth, and having exposure to horses and racing during childhood definitely helps foster lifelong fans and followers. That statement certainly would appear to hold true with Canada's Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau....read on

Freshmen Compete Tuesday At 3R

August 13, 2018:

The Hippodrome 3R hosts five divisions of the Future Stars Series on Tuesday, Aug. 14 plus the drawing of post positions for the $200,000 Prix D’Ete that will be held on Sunday, Aug. 19....read on

More Track Records At 'Aces'

August 13, 2018:

Gold Star Yoder became the first two-year-old colt pacer to win at Running Aces when he established a 1:57 track record when winning Sunday, Aug. 12 on debut....read on

Fourth Dimension Sidelined

August 13, 2018:

Fourth Dimension, the 2017 Dan Patch Award winner for best two-year-old male trotter, will miss the remainder of this season due to injury trainer Marcus Melander said Monday....read on

Port Elgin Matinee Returns Sunday

August 13, 2018:

The fun and excitement of live harness racing action will return Sunday, Aug. 19 to the Port Elgin Exhibition Grounds in Port Elgin, N.B. as a finale to the annual Exhibition with a post time of 1:00 p.m....read on

Foiled Again Thrills Fair Fans

August 13, 2018:

When the field for the $10,000 Trent Bates Memorial at the 166th Mercer County Fair on Sunday, Aug. 12 stepped out onto the track, there was an expansive and excited assemblage that watched in awe. A lot in attendance had gone by Horse Barn No. 1 where Foiled Again had graciously held court before the race and now he was rigged and ready for the battle....read on

Entries Due For Prix D'Ete

August 13, 2018:

Entries for the fifth revival of the Prix D’Ete race at the Hippodrome 3R are due by 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 14....read on

Cobalt Man Wraps Up Gagnon's Big Night

August 12, 2018:

Rideau Carleton Raceway's leading driver Guy Gagnon wrapped up a multiple-win night on Sunday (August 12) with his trainee Cobalt Man ending a three-race runner-up streak in the $8,100 Preferred Handicap Pace....read on

Stallion Series Winner Draws Attention

August 12, 2018:

Real Fine and Zuluwarriorhanover took their second wins in Pennsylvania Stallion Series competition for three-year-old pacing fillies during their third preliminary at The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono on Sunday (August 12), but it was the other divisional winner – first-time series starter Attention Hanover – who dew most of the attention after a 1:51.2 victory....read on

Preferreds To Undrafted & Adversity

August 12, 2018:

Sunday night's co-featured Preferred 3s at Georgian Downs, each worth $8,500, were won by the late-closing pacer Undrafted and trotter Adversity....read on

'Appleby' Inherits Le 5 Milles Victory

August 12, 2018:

Appleby Hanover inherited the victory in the 108th running of the $10,000 Le 5 Milles Casino-Charlevoix on Sunday afternoon (August 12) at the Hippodrome de la Vallée in Saint-Aimé-des-Lacs, Que....read on

Sobey Starters Go Three-For-Three

August 12, 2018:

The Nathan Sobey stable enjoyed a perfect day at the races on Sunday afternoon (August 12), sending out three winning starters at Century Downs Racetrack and Casino....read on

Clinton Raises Over $30K For Community

August 12, 2018:

This afternoon (Sunday, August 12) marked the 12th Day at the Races Fundraiser event held at Clinton Raceway in the 2018 live race season. It's $4,800 earnings for the Vanastra Curling Club put the total amount raised just over the $30,000 mark....read on

Monster In Law Lasts In Preferred

August 12, 2018:

Early race-leader Monster In Law endured a first-over challenge from Fern Hill Breeze from the half through the homestretch and held onto a head advantage at the wire in the $5,000 Horses & Geldings Preferred 3 Pace at Clinton Raceway on Sunday, Aug. 12....read on

Surrealist Sharp In Inverness Feature

August 12, 2018:

Sent the odds-on favourite, Surrealist brushed to the lead and opened a five-length margin while advancing to a 1:58.4 victory in the $1,150 Winners-Over Pace at Inverness Raceway on Sunday, Aug. 12....read on

Bongiorno Doubles In PASS

August 12, 2018:

Driver Joe Bongiorno captured two of three Pennsylvania Sire Stakes events for three-year-old pacing colts and geldings at Harrah's Philadelphia on Sunday, Aug. 12, teaming up with Albergo Hanover and Done Well, both of whom earned new lifetime marks in their respective divisions....read on

Track Record For Guardian Angel As

August 12, 2018:

Odds-on favourite Guardian Angel As dusted the competition from first-over Sunday, Aug. 12, winning Yonkers Raceway’s featured $44,000 Open Handicap Trot....read on

Canada Claims Tioga Trots

August 12, 2018:

On a star-studded card Sunday (August 12) at Tioga Downs, Canadian-connected horses captured the majority of the stakes events including the co-featured $141,000 Joie De Vie Trot and $186,000 Crawford Farms Trot....read on

Frosh Filly Trots Go Final PASS Round

August 12, 2018:

The Pennsylvania-sired two-year-old trotting fillies come to The Downs at Mohegan Sun Pocono for the final preliminary of the Sires Stakes on Monday, Aug. 13 and of the Stallion Series on Tuesday, Aug. 14....read on

Banker Volo Lowers 'Aces' Track Mark

August 12, 2018:

Banker Volo vaulted to the front and held command through the mile in progress to a track-record 1:54.1 mile in the $11,000 Open Handicap Trot on Saturday, Aug. 11 at Running Aces....read on

It’s Not Always About The Money

August 12, 2018:

A three-time winner of the O'Brien Award for Driver of the Year in Canada, Jody Jamieson has won some of North America’s biggest races - some with purses over $1 million. This year he looks to add a special race to his resume, but it’s not one that goes for hundreds of thousands of dollars....read on

Meadows Doubles Pick 5 Guarantee

August 12, 2018:

The Meadows Racetrack & Casino has doubled — to $10,000 — the total-pool guarantee for its Monday, Aug. 13 Pick 5 wager as part of the United States Trotting Association's Strategic Wagering Initiative.

While $5,000 Pick 5 guarantees are offered each card, The Meadows sweetened the pot when Saturday’s Pick 5 was uncovered, resulting in a carryover of $2,761.07....read on


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