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Chugwater Gal Cruises In ISOBA

October 8, 2008:

Sophomore trotting fillies stepped into the spotlight on Wednesday at Balmoral Park as a field of nine diagonally gaited state-breds squared off in a $17,000 Illinois Standardbred Owners & Breeders Association Stake....read on

OSS Grassroots Invades Windsor

October 8, 2008:

Three-year-old trotting colts and geldings invaded Windsor Raceway on Wednesday, with the sophomores hoping to earn as many points as possible in four $20,000 OSS Grassroots divisions....read on

Surrealist Seeks OSS Gold

October 8, 2008:

Seven of Ontario’s finest two-year-old pacing colts are headed to Kawartha Downs on Saturday evening to compete for a Gold Final title and a share of the biggest purse the Fraserville oval has ever offered....read on

Training Triple For Belanger

October 8, 2008:

It was a wet and sloppy night at Sudbury Downs on Wednesday, but that did not slow down the Philippe Belanger barn, who was willing to play in the mud as his stable won three races....read on

Freshmen Pacing Colts Battle At Flamboro

October 8, 2008:

Two-year-old pacing colts and geldings completed their OSS Grassroots regular season on Wednesday night at Flamboro Downs, with five $20,000 divisions taking place....read on

Mr Wiggles Fastest In DSBF

October 8, 2008:

Five $20,000 Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund (DSBF) events for two-year-old colt and gelding pacers were contested on Wednesday at Harrington Raceway....read on

A Perfect 10 For Whosgoinwhosstayin

October 8, 2008:

Undefeated two-year-old trotter Whosgoinwhosstayin posted his 10th straight win on Wednesday at the Isle Pompano Park in the $14,350 Florida Sale Stake for colts and geldings....read on

ORC Approves Date Changes For Kawartha

October 8, 2008:

The Ontario Racing Commission (ORC) has approved an application from Kawartha Downs to change its fall race date schedule to race Saturdays in November and December....read on

Manzi Happy To Be Back In Action

October 8, 2008:

After spending six weeks on the sidelines while recovering from a broken collarbone and fractured ribs, Cat Manzi's return to the winner's circle came with an appropriately named horse: Lets Go Baby Go....read on

Ribbon-Cutting For WEG Paddock

October 8, 2008:

On Thursday, October 9, the Woodbine Entertainment Group will be hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the new $11.5 million standardbred paddock and retention barn at Woodbine Racetrack....read on

Three In A Row For Katies Kiss

October 8, 2008:

Katies Kiss extended her winning streak to three with a victory in the $35,000 New Jersey Sire Stakes-Green Acres for three-year-old trotting fillies this afternoon at Freehold Raceway....read on

Bobby Quillen Elims Drawn

October 8, 2008:

Ontario-sired Mister Big is among ten of the sport's top pacers entered for eliminations for the second annual Bobby Quillen Memorial Pace, which will be contested Monday, October 13 at Harrington Raceway....read on

Deweycheatumnhowe To Stand At Walnut Hall

October 8, 2008:

Walnut Hall Ltd. announced today that Deweycheatumnhowe 3, 1:50.4 ($3,107,112) will stand at its Lexington, Kentucky location beginning with the 2009 breeding season....read on

Northlands Meet Kicks Off Friday

October 8, 2008:

The much-awaited standardbred meet at Northlands Park in Edmonton, AB will commence Friday, October 10, as a ten-horse card has been programmed to kick off the 39-day meet....read on

Divisional Court: ORC Exceeded Jurisdiction

October 8, 2008:

A Divisional Court of the Ontario Court of Justice has ruled that the Ontario Racing Commission exceeded its jurisdiction when it attempted to discipline lawyer Gerald Sternberg after an exchange with ORC chairman Rod Seiling during a hearing on March 6, 2008....read on

Driving Championship Promo On YouTube

October 8, 2008:

Grand River Raceway will be playing host to the Regional Driving Championship on Monday, October 20, and Grand River Marketing manager Kelly Spencer has put together a youtube video gearing up for the event....read on

Harness Racing NB Proceeding Rapidly

October 8, 2008:

Following an announcement last month to form a body to act as the single operator of racing in the province, progress is rapidly being made toward the founding of Harness Racing New Brunswick....read on

Slight Bump For Concord Expansion

October 8, 2008:

Work has been temporarily stopped at the site of the old Concord Hotel in Kiamesha Lake, New York, as a permit for the movement of dirt and elevation alterations at the site is required....read on

'Spam' Favoured In NJ Futurity

October 8, 2008:

Spam Spade, fresh off a victory in a division of the Bluegrass Stakes, has been installed as the 3-1 morning line favourite in the $51,390 New Jersey Futurity for three-year-old trotters Friday, October 10 at Freehold Raceway....read on

Atlantic Breeders Crown This Weekend

October 8, 2008:

The Atlantic Breeders Crown gets underway this weekend at the Charlottetown Driving Park, and a last call has been sent out for the popular golf tournament....read on

Miniature Horse Racing At Georgian Saturday

October 8, 2008:

Have you ever seen a miniature horse? How about a miniature horse race? This Thanksgiving long weekend Georgian Downs will host its first ever exhibition miniature-horse harness race....read on

TCNHC Player Profile – Joan McCauley

October 8, 2008:

October 18 will mark Joan McCauley's first-ever trip to Woodbine Racetrack, and the resident of London, ON is looking to cash in big....read on

Vivid Photo, Enough Talk Square Off In Patriot

October 8, 2008:

Vivid Photo will face six rivals as he looks for a third straight victory in $100,000 Patriot Invitational Saturday, October 11 at Colonial Downs....read on

Frosh Fillies In DSBF Action

October 8, 2008:

Eliminations for the Delaware Standardbred Breeders Fund Stakes for the two-year-old pacing fillies got underway Tuesday at Harrington Raceway and Little Bit Tricky was the fastest winner in 1:56.3....read on

Stillings Surpasses $30 Million In Earnings

October 7, 2008:

Dick Stillings, a mainstay at The Meadows, recently celebrated a major milestone when he pushed his lifetime earnings over the $30 million mark....read on

Some Strike It Hot Snaps Out Of Slump

October 7, 2008:

A venue switch certainly got the attention of trotter Some Strike It Hot, who snapped out of an 0-for-17 start to the season by turning in a 1:57.1 upset in Tuesday's $13,000 Preferred Trot at Georgian Downs....read on

OSS Double For Steacy & O'Donnell

October 7, 2008:

It probably comes as no surprise to learn that a duo comprised of a double Hall of Fame driver and an O'Brien Award-winning trainer ruled the roost at Windsor Raceway on Tuesday evening, as the border oval hosted a quartet of OSS Grassroots divisions for two-year-old trotting fillies....read on

Slaley Cements Top Spot In Grassroots

October 7, 2008:

Slaley added to her impressive OSS resume on Tuesday at Kawartha Downs, as the Fraserville, Ontario oval hosted five $20,000 Grassroots divisions for three-year-old pacing fillies....read on

Lexington Sale Produces Solid Numbers

October 7, 2008:

The 2008 edition of the Lexington Selected Yearling Sale concluded Sunday, and this morning Trot Insider spoke with co-general manager Geoffrey Stein, who was very pleased with the results, given the factors in the current marketplace....read on

Shadow Play Headlines Windy City

October 7, 2008:

World Record holder and recent Little Brown Jug winner Shadow Play fronts a field of eight sophomore pacers set to contest the $275,000 Windy City Pace at Maywood Park on Friday night....read on

Stathis Reflects On Futurity

October 7, 2008:

Star Yankee Glide colt Celebrity Secret fought valiantly during the thrilling stretch drive in the Kentucky Futurity race-off Saturday at the Red Mile. Though his colt lost to Deweycheatumnhowe, co-owner Sam Stathis was very pleased with his bay....read on

$100,000 Bonus A Possibility?

October 7, 2008:

Pearl Of Capri and Whosgoinwhostayin each face their third challenge towards a $100,000 bonus payoff Wednesday at Pompano Park....read on

Forest City Yearling Videos Available

October 7, 2008:

Close to 200 videos showing the yearlings selling at the upcoming Forest City Sale are now available with others being added on a daily basis....read on

Grassroot Fillies To Western Fair

October 7, 2008:

After a three-month hiatus, Ontario Sires Stakes action returns to Western Fair Raceway this Friday with five Grassroots divisions for the exquisite two-year-old pacing fillies....read on

Grassroots To Sarnia Thursday

October 7, 2008:

When the three-year-old pacing colts arrive at Hiawatha Horse Park on Thursday evening, Jim Ainsworth trainee Bigmizndrstnding is going to find himself in a place that has become all too familiar....read on

Dornello Still Perfect In Grassroots

October 6, 2008:

There were few surprises in the last three-year-old trotting filly Grassroots event of the year at Flamboro Downs on Monday evening....read on

Shacked Up Scores In Gold Final

October 6, 2008:

Shacked Up made short work of nine rivals in capturing Monday night's $120,000 Ontario Sires Stakes Gold Series final for two-year-old filly pacers at Mohawk Racetrack in 1:52.3....read on

Kennedy & Micallef Dominate At WFR

October 6, 2008:

A quartet of Preferred events highlighted the Monday program at Western Fair Raceway, and the team of trainer Paul Kennedy Jr. and Mike Micallef had a profitable day at the track....read on

Chick N Tell Takes Preferred

October 6, 2008:

Despite a difficult trip, Chick N Tell managed to pull off a gutsy victory for the duo of trainer Steve Doyle and driver Mike Saftic in Monday's $38,000 Preferred Trot at Mohawk Racetrack....read on

Nearly $4,000 Raised For Girodat

October 6, 2008:

Hanover Raceway and several of the local horsemen raised close to $4,000 in a raffle draw this past Saturday, with proceeds going to former Hanover Blacksmith Gene Girodat of Walkerton, Ontario....read on

Norfolk County Fair Gearing Up

October 6, 2008:

Flamboro Downs and the Ontario Harness Horse Association are sponsoring two days of harness racing at the 168th consecutive edition of the Norfolk County Fair and Horse Show in Simcoe, Ontario....read on

Chester Hosts 2nd Annual Driving Challenge

October 6, 2008:

Chester Downs will host its second annual Drivers' Challenge on Sunday afternoon, with eight of North America's top drivers taking part for a share of $60,000 in prize money....read on

King Gus Shoots For Post Season

October 6, 2008:

Ontario's talented two-year-old trotting colts will battle in their last Grassroots event on Thursday at Rideau Carleton Raceway, and George Judson is hoping King Gus can lock up his spot in the post season with a strong performance over the Ottawa oval....read on

Attraction Hippiques Granted Extension

October 6, 2008:

Attractions Hippiques has been granted a 120-day extension of creditor protection in Quebec Superior Court. The new deadline is February 4, 2009....read on

Vacation Over For Teague's Troops

October 6, 2008:

Trainer George Teague Jr. will ship Badlands Nitro, most recently second to eventual Little Brown Jug winner Shadow Play, to Chicago for Friday's $250,000 Windy City Pace at Maywood Park....read on

Art Official Skips Windy City

October 6, 2008:

Art Official will bypass Friday's $250,000 Windy City Pace at Maywood Park in favor of time off in preparation for a potential Breeders Crown showdown with rival Somebeachsomewhere....read on

Sask. Minister Recognizes Successful Season

October 6, 2008:

The Minister responsible for the Saskatchewan Liquor and Gaming Authority (SLGA) Dan D'Autremont is congratulating the Saskatchewan standardbred industry on a successful racing season....read on

'Beach' Preps For Messenger

October 6, 2008:

Somebeachsomewhere, the richest pacer of 2008 and the fastest three-year-old in harness racing history is readying for Yonkers Raceway and the 53rd Messenger Stakes, according to trainer Brent MacGrath....read on

Pick The Punter Winner

October 6, 2008:

Congratulations to Al Edwards of Owen Sound, Ontario who selected Darryl Kaplan as the winner in Saturday's Pick The Punter contest and came within one dollar of guessing Kaplan's winning bankroll....read on

Jamieson To Drive At Batavia Wednesday

October 6, 2008:

It's not often that a harness racing driver that has won the Little Brown Jug, North America Cup and the Breeders Crown shows up to drive at Batavia Downs Gaming, but Jody Jamieson will in the sulky Wednesday night, October 8....read on


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