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Forward Steps Up For London Toy Drive

December 14, 2008:

The prospects just got a whole lot better for filling up that horse trailer in the front lobby at Western Fair Raceway with toys for children in need this holiday season....read on

Berube & Binet Dominate At Trois Rivieres

December 14, 2008:

Berube & Binet Dominate At Trois Rivieres

Pascal Berube and Isabelle Binet enjoyed a very productive Sunday afternoon at Sulky Trois Rivieres thanks to their respective multi-win performances at the Quebec half-miler....read on

Hat Trick For Real Beauty

December 14, 2008:

For the third consecutive week, Real Beauty found a way to knock off the female foes she squared off with in the $17,000 Fillies & Mares Open Pace at Fraser Downs....read on

Bartlett Gets In Christmas Spirit

December 14, 2008:

Most days and nights, it's wins. Sunday afternoon, however, it was coats....read on

No Laffin Matter

December 14, 2008:

The Sunday matinee program at Truro Raceway was dominated by various members of the Laffin family. Collectively, the Laffins accounted for nine wins on the 13-race card....read on

Jacob Notches 20th Win Of 2008

December 14, 2008:

Exhibition Park Raceway is the home of Jacob, the nation’s winningest horse in 2008....read on

Arsenault Wins Driving Championship

December 14, 2008:

Kenny Arsenault was crowned driving champion after he collected eight points with a win aboard Bo Butler in the final heat of the PEISHOA Driver's Challenge Saturday at the Charlottetown Driving Park Entertainment Centre....read on

Mr. OSS Featured On A-Channel

December 14, 2008:

A television feature report on well known horseman Dave Wall is airing through Monday on the 6 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts on the London, Ontario A-Channel affiliate. The city's TV station is seen throughout the Province....read on

Northlands Cancels Sunday Card

December 14, 2008:

Northlands Park has canceled its Sunday card of racing due to extremely cold temperatures....read on

Would You Wear The Shirt?

December 14, 2008:

In his latest blog post titled A great holiday gift idea, Hall Of Fame writer Dean Hoffman discusses a novel idea put forth by the Grayson-Jockey Club Research Foundation as a fundraiser....read on

Possible Strangles Outbreak in Truro

December 14, 2008:

Officials have reportedly scratched nearly 40 horses for today's card at Truro Raceway due to a quarantine for concerns of strangles....read on

Veterans Rule In Sudbury Features

December 13, 2008:

A pair of veteran equines schooled their competitors on Saturday at Sudbury Downs. Eight-year-olds Thomson Seelster and Speedy Desperado were the winners in the evening’s co-featured Preferred events....read on

Manzi Scores Oil Burner Double

December 13, 2008:

Driver Cat Manzi scored back-to-back wins with Bettor Sweet and Camshaft Hanover in the second round of the Oil Burner Series Saturday night at the Meadowlands....read on

‘Pippi’ Powers Up In Preferred

December 13, 2008:

Pippiwhitestockngs waited until the stretch before pulling up her socks and kicking into action to take the $13,000 Fillies & Mares Preferred Trot on Saturday night at Georgian Downs....read on

A Ps Money Maker Takes Heritage Final

December 13, 2008:

A Ps Money Maker braved the frigid temperatures to take top honours in the $75,502 Heritage Final for three-year-old filly pacers on Saturday afternoon at Northlands Park....read on

Ramegade Bruiser On A Roll

December 13, 2008:

Ramegade Bruiser showed no mercy to the five rivals he squared off with in Saturday evening’s $50,000 Open Pace at Woodbine Racetrack....read on

Prize Art Upsets In Meadowlands Preferred

December 13, 2008:

Prize Art prevailed in Saturday’s $24,000 Preferred Pace at the Meadowlands, and he did so as the longest shot on the toteboard in the six-horse affair....read on

Hoerdt Declared Western Regional Champion

December 13, 2008:

Kelly Hoerdt was declared the official winner of the Western Regional Driving Championship at Fraser Downs on Saturday....read on

The World According To Dean: Oh, babies! The Swedish two-year-olds

December 13, 2008:

Traditionally, early speed is not coveted in Swedish trotting. Horsemen there have been schooled to bring their pupils along slowly, allowing them to mature both physically and mentally. The goal is to have a horse who can race year after year and that often precludes putting too much pressure on the babies....read on

Clark Dominates At Northlands

December 12, 2008:

Trainer/driver Keith Clark had an outstanding night at Northlands Park scoring five wins on the eight-race program....read on

Kiawah Crowned Mr. Vancouver

December 12, 2008:

After moving wide around the final turn, Kiawah sprinted home to capture the the $25,000 Mr. Vancouver Final for four-year-old horses and geldings Friday night at Fraser Downs....read on

Dinner Guest Fastest Of Valedictory Winners

December 12, 2008:

Dinner Guest turned in the fastest clocking in one of five divisions in the opening leg of the Valedictory Pacing Series for three-year-old colts and geldings at Woodbine Racetrack on Friday night....read on

Preferred Picks Score; Gingras Donates Earnings

December 12, 2008:

A pair of preferred events headlined Friday night’s card at the Meadowlands Racetrack with favourites Go On Bb and Swan Image scoring in their respective assignments....read on

Robert Simpson Claiming Series Continues

December 12, 2008:

Georgian Downs hosted the second leg of the Robert Simpson Claiming Series on Friday night with six $6,000 divisions in preparation for next week’s $39,400 final....read on

Grismore Sweeps Open Features At Yonkers

December 12, 2008:

Driver Greg Grismore made an early holiday haul Friday night, winning Yonkers Raceway's pair of $40,000 Open Handicaps with Beach Nut Brand (Trot) and Binions (Filly and Mare Pace)....read on

McIntosh Comments On False Positive

December 12, 2008:

This afternoon trainer Bob McIntosh commented on the importance of clearing his name after receiving a false positive test for EPO....read on

CDPEC Annual Drivers' Championship Saturday

December 12, 2008:

The Charlottetown Driving Park Entertainment Centre will host its annual drivers' championship during Horsemen and Horsewomen's day on Saturday.

First race post time is 1:00 p.m....read on

Buckeye One Qualifies Back

December 12, 2008:

In what was his first charted line since August 30, Buckeye One, with trainer/driver Rick Zeron, made his return during the Friday morning qualifying session at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Keeling: Good Racing Saturday At Fraser

December 12, 2008:

With the National Driving Championship's western regional event taking place at Fraser Downs Saturday, December 13, top reinsman will be descending on the five-eighths mile oval. Chuck Keeling of Great Canadian Gaming has been around long enough to know the fresh faces will translate to top-notch racing....read on

SC & USTA Meet

December 12, 2008:

Janet Forry, recently appointed registrar of the United States Trotting Association and TC Lane, director of Officials and Identification at USTA, met with Standardbred Canada’s Ted Smith, president & CEO, Pat Kennedy, manager of Member Services & assistant registrar and Heather Reid, manager of Sales, Stakes & Identification on December 11 and 12....read on

Balzac Water News

December 12, 2008:

According to an article in the Tuesday, December 9 edition of the Rocky View Weekly, water for the proposed racetrack and commercial development in Balzac, AB will be provided from a reservoir fed by an irrigation canal near Kathyrn....read on

Report: $1.3 Million (Est.) For Woodbine Alterations

December 12, 2008:

According to a report in the Toronto Star, moving the poles, finish line, photo finish and altering the press box at Woodbine Racetrack would cost $1.3 million....read on

USHWA Doles Out Broodmare Awards

December 12, 2008:

Trotting broodmare Trolley Square and pacing broodmare Wheres The Beach, the dams of season-long champions Deweycheatumnhowe and Somebeachsomewhere, respectively, have been named Broodmares of the Yea...read on

Leader Bayama Comes Up Large

December 12, 2008:

The win streak is now three and counting for Leader Bayama, who had no problem knocking off eight rivals in Thursday evening’s $12,100 Preferred Pace at Rideau Carleton Raceway....read on

Langdon Surpasses 1,500 Wins

December 12, 2008:

Driver Mike Langdon started and finished the Thursday evening program at Flamboro Downs in the winner’s circle, but he didn’t stop at just that....read on

Armbro Chronicle Rebounds

December 12, 2008:

Sent off at odds of 7-1 in Thursday’s $50,000 Open Trot, Armbro Chronicle had many of the Woodbine handicappers scratching their heads trying to figure out how he’d do in his first since suffering an atrial fibrillation and finishing a distanced seventh in the November 17 edition of the Open Trot....read on

Rollins’ Stable On A Roll

December 11, 2008:

Mastering the claiming ranks at the Meadowlands helped Scott Rollins crack the Top 10 in the trainer standings for the first time this season....read on

Snow Angel Sequel At The Big M

December 11, 2008:

Apere Hanover caught Artexpress in the final strides to win the first of three $25,000 Snow Angel divisions for three-year-old filly pacers on Thursday night at the Meadowlands....read on

Lil Miss Nyalation Romps In OSAS Final

December 11, 2008:

Lil Miss Nyalation and driver Mike Saftic pulled off a mild upset in Thursday’s $40,300 Ontario Sired Autumn Series Final for two-year-old pacing fillies at Woodbine Racetrack....read on

Favourites Deliver In OSAS Elims

December 11, 2008:

Favourites fared well in tonight’s pair of Ontario Sired Autumn Series eliminations for three-year-old trotting fillies at Woodbine Racetrack with both scoring decisive victories....read on

Tickets On Sale For SBOA Awards

December 11, 2008:

Tickets are now on sale for the Standardbred Breeders of Ontario Association’s 2009 Awards Banquet, which will be held Saturday, January 17 at the Delta Hotel in Guelph, ON....read on

Huston Calls His 150,000th Race

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December 11, 2008:

Toms OK Lady hoped to extend her winning streak Thursday at The Meadows, but the barriers were not insignificant. She faced a chilling rain, a sloppy surface, Post 9 and the pressure of competing in Roger Huston’s 150,000th career race call....read on

Trainers Cleared Of EPO Positives

December 11, 2008:

The Pennsylvania Equine Toxicology and Research Laboratory has confirmed the blood samples taken from horses trained by Jan Johnson, Bob McIntosh, Jim Arledge and Joe Seekman, who were scheduled to race those horses at The Red Mile earlier this Fall, tested negative for EPO and DPO....read on

NJ Senate Committee Moves Sports Wagering Effort

December 11, 2008:

According to the New Jersey SBOA, the first legislative step in an effort to bring sports wagering to New Jersey racetracks and Atlantic City casinos moved forward December 11 when the State Senate Co...read on

Brooks: Illinois Subsidy Bill Fine

December 11, 2008:

On Tuesday, December 9, Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich was arrested by the Federal Bureau of Investigations on federal corruption charges....read on

Bartlett & Stratton Donate $1,199.45 To Needy Kids

December 11, 2008:

Monticello Raceway has announced that young reinsmen Jordan Stratton and Jason Bartlett have donated their combined $1,199.55 driving percentages from the Battle of the Rising Stars to the Marine Corp...read on

O'Brien Awards Voting Deadline Today

December 11, 2008:

Just a reminder to all O’Brien Award voters that your completed ballots are due by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, December 18 (ET)....read on

$450 Million From 'Millennium' For Rockingham Slots?

December 11, 2008:

According to a report, Millennium Gaming, which has held an option to buy Rockingham Park since 2005, is willing to invest $450 million to bring slot machines to Salem, New Hampshire racetrack Rocking...read on

Batavia Can Adopt Casino Tag

December 11, 2008:

According to a report by buffalonews.com, New York State Lottery Commission officials have given Batavia and seven other racetracks permission to call themselves casinos....read on

Stakes Finals This Weekend At Northlands

December 11, 2008:

Two strong fields highlight stakes action this weekend at Northlands Park in Edmonton, AB....read on


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