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Stakes Filled Program At Summerside

July 8, 2008:

It was wall-to-wall stakes at Summerside Raceway on Monday, as the PEI half-miler hosted the Joe O'Brien Memorial Stakes – two $9,600 "Gold" divisions and a trio of $5,000 "Grassroots" divisions – in addition to a pair of $5,000 Governor's Plate eliminations....read on

Classy Trotters Deliver At Mohawk

July 7, 2008:

There was no shortage of trotting talent on display at Mohawk Racetrack on Monday evening, as the Campbellville oval rolled out the red carpet to a trio of square-gaited millionaires - Snazzy Millie ($1.1M), Abbey Road C ($1.8M) and JM Vangogh ($1.9M)....read on

Pair Of Repeat Winners In Town Pro

July 7, 2008:

Go Get Her and Autumn Magic poised themselves for a possible sweep of the Town Pro Pacing Series by capturing their respective $18,000 divisions in Monday's second round at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Lear Jetta Jogs In Reynolds

July 7, 2008:

Lear Jetta stayed unbeaten in 2008 with a W.N. Reynolds Memorial Stakes win on Monday afternoon at Pocono Downs....read on

Filion Contemplating A Move

July 7, 2008:

"The situation in Montreal is not very good right now, so I might have to make a move down here," said driver Sylvain Filion during an interview on Monday evening's edition of Race Night on the Score....read on

Glamour Boys Leading Week 9 Poll

July 7, 2008:

Somebeachsomewhere finds himself sitting atop the Hambletonian/Breeders Crown Standardbred Poll for the fourth consecutive week, but he does so minus a few of the first-place votes....read on

Snow White Ready For Del Miller Memorial

July 7, 2008:

Kevin Lare spent a good deal of time getting Snow White ready for her Delvin Miller Memorial elimination race on July 4, but following the filly's 3-1/2 length victory he made sure everyone knew who deserved the praise....read on

Schnittker As Competitive As They Get

July 7, 2008:

Ray Schnittker has always been a strong finisher, although it was first on the wrestling mat rather than at the racetrack....read on

Milestone Watch Is On

July 7, 2008:

Driver Cat Manzi, a member of the U.S. Hall of Fame, finds himself on the verge of another major milestone....read on

Hill Has Had Enough

July 7, 2008:

Confronted with uncertainty in the Alberta standardbred racing industry, breeder Mona Hill has sent a letter to Trot Insider voicing her displeasure over the treatment of the provinces' standardbred participants over the past few years....read on

HRA Meeting Wednesday

July 7, 2008:

In a meeting scheduled for Wednesday, July 9, Horse Racing Alberta will be congregating with industry stakeholders, and one of the many issues that will be discussed is the state of the standardbred industry in the province....read on

Houghton Comments On Canadian Record

July 7, 2008:

In Sunday's second race at Flamboro Downs, seven-year-old Fiesty G G mare Indys Kylee broke the aged trotting mare track record when she tripped the timer in 1:56.1....read on

Record Weekend For Hennessy

July 7, 2008:

Blue Star Ruler and trainer/driver Michael Hennessy ruled Grande Prairie's half mile oval on Sunday setting a track record with a tremendous 1:56.2 wire-to-wire trip....read on

$16.8 Million Carry-Over For V75

July 7, 2008:

A carry-over jackpot pool of $16.8 million (USD) will be up for grabs Saturday, July 12 in the next scheduled Swedish V75 wager, horse racing's largest pool....read on

MacGrath Gives Update On 'The Beach'

July 7, 2008:

This afternoon, Trot Insider spoke with Somebeachsomewhere's co-owning trainer Brent MacGrath, who gave an update on the Mach Three colt heading into this weekend's eliminations for the Meadowlands Pace....read on

'World Cup' In Jeopardy

July 7, 2008:

According to a report, the inaugural edition of the Harness Racing World Cup is in jeopardy....read on

More Feedback On The View

July 7, 2008:

The View column from the July 2008 edition of Trot Magazine has prompted much feedback through SC's website response portals....read on

NJSS 2yo Filly Finals Drawn

July 7, 2008:

Two-year-old fillies – trotters in the fifth race and pacers in the seventh race – will meet in a pair of $175,000 New Jersey Sire Stakes Finals on Wednesday, July 9, 2008 at the Meadowlands....read on

Bullville Powerful Supplemented To 'Pace'

July 7, 2008:

This morning, owner-breeder-trainer Steve Crevani told Trot Insider that he has supplemented Bullville Powerful to the Meadowlands Pace....read on

Two-Year-Old Fillies At Summerside

July 7, 2008:

Atlantic Sires Stakes action will be the main feature tomorrow night at Summerside Raceway, as the two-year-old pacing fillies will be on track....read on

Wall Tyme Golf Tourney Details

July 7, 2008:

The Wall Tyme Stables have announced details surrounding its 16th annual Golf Tournament, to take place Wednesday, August 6, 2008....read on

Spectacular Standardbred Showcase

July 7, 2008:

Close to 30 riders and horses competed in 22 classes yesterday at the Standardbred Showcase. A tremendous crow of spectators well over 150 strong in addition to riders and their helpers took part in this first time event....read on

Pollock Leaving Harness Racing Australia

July 7, 2008:

In early June, Rod Pollock advised the chairman, executive and members of Harness Racing Australia that he intended to retire from the role of Chief Executive Officer at the end of August 2008....read on

Ryan Anderson Injured

July 7, 2008:

Driver Ryan Anderson was taken to Loyola Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois after he was thrown from his bike in an accident that occurred during Sunday's ninth race at Hawthorne Racecourse....read on

KD Gears Up For Birthday

July 7, 2008:

On Saturday, July 19, Kawartha Downs will be pulling out all the stops to celebrate the Fraserville, ON oval's 36th birthday....read on

Take Xtreme Xpress To Xtreme Infield Party!

July 7, 2008:

Georgian Downs and Standardbred Canada are pleased to announce the Xtreme Xpress to Xtreme Horsepower!...read on

Grassroots Glory For Golden Genes Hall

July 6, 2008:

Flawless blue skies and talented three-year-old trotting colts delivered a near perfect afternoon of racing to Dresden Raceway fans on Sunday....read on

Campbell Takes Gerry Memorial Trot

July 6, 2008:

John Campbell led the way home in the $10,000 Mr. and Mrs. Elbridge Gerry Memorial Trot for drivers in the Harness Racing Hall of Fame earlier this afternoon at Historic Track....read on

Cam Spade Into Inverness Record Book

July 6, 2008:

Cam Spade blazed his way to an eye-catching clocking of 1:55.1 at Inverness Raceway on Sunday afternoon, and in doing so he took a full second off the track record for aged pacing geldings....read on

Rookie Trotting Fillies Battle in Bud Light

July 6, 2008:

A trio of $38,952 Bud Light Stakes divisions highlighted the Sunday evening program at Flamboro Downs, with two-year-old trotting fillies in the spotlight....read on

Cocktail Hour Equals Rockingham Record

July 6, 2008:

Cocktail Hour demonstrated once again that she has a real affinity for the Rockingham Park racing strip as she tied the track record for four-year-old trotting mares on Sunday....read on

Speed Mcqueen Burns Rubber in Kin Pace

July 6, 2008:

Speed Mcqueen and driver Tom Hamm took full advantage of the pole position to win Sunday's $50,000 Kin Pace Final for three-year-old pacing fillies at Clinton Raceway....read on

Truro Hosts Erwin Andrew Memorial Series

July 6, 2008:

Older pacing mares squared off in a pair of divisions of the Erwin Andrew Memorial Series at Truro Raceway on Sunday afternoon, with each split carrying a purse of $3,130....read on

Commander Crowe Extends Streak to 22

July 6, 2008:

The sensation of Swedish trotting, Commander Crowe continued his unbeaten streak on Saturday at Gothenburg's Halmstad racetrack with a victory in the 2,144 metre Gulddivisionen....read on

Art Rooney Pace to Badlands Nitro

July 5, 2008:

Style points were at a premium for Badlands Nitro Saturday night, but he was efficient enough to win Yonkers Raceway's $538,270 final of the Art Rooney Pace. ...read on

Misters Are Masters in Haughton Elims

July 5, 2008:

Mister Big and Mr Feelgood, both sons of Grinfromeartoear, coasted to victory in their respective $50,000 elimination of the William R. Haughton Memorial for free-for-all pacers on Saturday night at the Meadowlands....read on

Win Number 30 for Secrets Nephew

July 5, 2008:

Lyle MacArthur guided the tough open-class pacer Secrets Nephew to two milestones with a win in Saturday's $47,000 Open Pace at Mohawk Racetrack, while also inching closer to millionaire status....read on

Brawn Seelster Tops on All-Trot Card

July 5, 2008:

Saturday's night of harness racing at Hanover Raceway paid tribute to the trot and the Walker Family, with the featured $15,000 Walker Memorial Invitational Trot headlining the 12-race card....read on

Summertime Series Second Leg at Mohawk

July 5, 2008:

Little Thief and Sams Dragon both emerged victorious in Saturday's second leg of the Summertime Pacing Series for three-year-old colts and geldings at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Windsun Callum Fastest in Kempenfelt

July 5, 2008:

Windsun Callum and Ruthless Ace each captured their respective $12,000 division in the opening leg of Georgian Downs' Kempenfelt Pacing Series on Saturday night....read on

Will The Wheels Fall Off Harness Racing?

July 5, 2008:

"I think Northlands is taking a stand here. They obviously don't want standardbred racing anymore," stated Matt Monaco, executive director of the Horsemen's Benevolent and Protective Association (HBPA)....read on

Follow The Meadowlands Pace on YouTube

July 5, 2008:

Racing fans have a new way to follow all the action leading up to the $1 million Meadowlands Pace on July 19. Check out Meadowlands Racetrack's new YouTube page for the latest interviews with this year's Pace hopefuls who were in action on Saturday night....read on

Saturday Stakes Action at Summerside

July 5, 2008:

Freshman and sophomore trotters looking for Atlantic Sires Stakes loot rolled into Summerside Raceway on Saturday with two divisions slated for each age group....read on

Stakes Action at Holland Fair

July 5, 2008:

Manitoba's Holland Fair hosted three $3,067 divisions of the Golden Boy Stake for three-year-old pacers and one $7,241 Silk Lace division for sophomore pacing fillies during their Saturday card of harness racing....read on

Wholly Louy Repeats at Woodstock

July 5, 2008:

It was déjà vu all over again for the combination of driver Brad Forward and trainer Casie Coleman as Wholly Louy was a wire-to-wire winner in Woodstock Raceway's $17,500 Preferred Pace on Saturday afternoon....read on

Grand Circuit Week Kicks Off at Pocono

July 5, 2008:

Native Bride continued her winning ways with a victory in a W.N. Reynolds Memorial Stakes race on Saturday afternoon at Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs. The Reynolds races are the featured part of Grand Circuit Week at Pocono, which runs through Friday....read on

Babies Qualify At Mohawk

July 5, 2008:

Mohawk Racetrack had another full slate of babies qualifying on Saturday morning as there were 14 events scheduled at the Campbellville, Ontario oval....read on

The World According to Dean: Youth is served in Sweden

July 5, 2008:

The Swedes traditionally don't place much emphasis on early ability in their trotters. They prefer to let their bones, bodies, and minds mature. Their goal is to have a sound, useful horse that can perform at the same level year after year. They're not into the "throwaway horse" mentality that prevails with some trainers in North America. ...read on

Noble Doubles Up In Ohio Sire Stakes

July 5, 2008:

Ohio Hall of Fame horseman Sam "Chip" Noble of Xenia won two of the five Ohio Sires Stakes splits contested during a steady downpour Friday at Scioto Downs....read on

Trainers Exonerated From Aminorex Charges

July 4, 2008:

In a release late this afternoon, the Ontario Racing Commission announced that trainers Annette Lorentzon, Karen Cooper, Mitchell Sahely, Garry Merner, George Peters and Kenneth Duncan have been exonerated from Aminorex charges....read on


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