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Transition at The Meadowlands

November 29, 2017:

He’s become quite the familiar face at the Meadowlands Racetrack over the years, but it has been announced that Justin Horowitz will be moving on....read on

Monti Earns First Yonkers Win

November 28, 2017:

Yonkers Raceway turned into 'Monti'-cello Tuesday night (November 28), as western New York driving standout Drew Monti won his first local race....read on

Fluff Me Up Parries Late Threats

November 28, 2017:

After being stretched out to a :27.4 first quarter, Fluff Me Up ($9.30) dug deep to hold his ground over a pair of late challengers in Tuesday evening’s (November 28) $8,500 Preferred 3 trotting feature at The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

I Like My Boss Repeats At Dover

November 28, 2017:

I Like My Boss made it two straight wins as Allan Davis drove the former Delaware-sired champion to a 1:54.2 victory in the $13,000 Winners-Over trot on Tuesday (November 28) at Dover Downs....read on

Grassroots Champ Beats Older Foes

November 28, 2017:

The youngest in the field at three, Delcrest Magicstar took it to her elders with a powerful uncovered move that carried her to victory in Tuesday’s (November 28) feature at The Meadows, a $13,000 conditioned trot for fillies and mares....read on

Gerald Bond Passes

November 28, 2017:

Trot Insider has learned that longtime Ontario horseman Gerald Bond passed on Monday, November 27. He was 81....read on

Brand New Leader Atop Poll

November 28, 2017:

There hasn’t been all that much movement at the top of the 2017 Hambletonian Society/Breeders Crown Standardbred Poll for the past few months. Ariana G and Fear The Dragon, who have both assembled world-class seasons this year, had reigned supreme, and for good reason. But there is now a new leader....read on

Yonkers’ Sunday Post Time Set

November 28, 2017:

Yonkers Raceway has announced the first-race post time for its upcoming Sunday matinee program....read on

Brenda Boyd Passes

November 28, 2017:

Trot Insider has learned that Brenda Boyd passed away peacefully this past Saturday (November 25) at Cambridge Hospital at the age of 67....read on

Jukich Discusses Race Calling

November 28, 2017:

“I used to tag along with my dad from the time I was about five years old. I liked being in the booth with him and trying to pick the winners. I loved horse racing. But I never set my sights on calling the races. I didn’t grow up thinking this is all I want to do. I sort of fell into it.”...read on

Buffalo Wants Racehorses

November 28, 2017:

Stall applications for the upcoming 2018 harness racing season at Buffalo Raceway are now available....read on

Casse New Jockey Club Of Canada GM

November 28, 2017:

The Jockey Club of Canada is has announced that Camille Casse will take over as general manager of The Jockey Club of Canada, effective immediately....read on

Series Nominations Due Friday

November 28, 2017:

The Mohawk Racetrack race office would like to remind all horsepeople that nominations to the Woodbine Winter Series and Alliance Holiday Claiming Series are due this Friday (December 1)....read on

Guy Bailly Passes

November 28, 2017:

On Sunday (November 26), Standardbred racehorse owner and horseman Guy Bailly, 74, passed away at home surrounded by his family....read on

Guaranteed Batavia Pool On Wednesday

November 28, 2017:

As a result of no winning ticket once again this past Saturday (November 25), Batavia Downs will offer a $3,500 guaranteed early Pick-5 pool when racing resumes on Wednesday afternoon (November 29)....read on

Western Fair Instant Guarantee Tuesday

November 28, 2017:

Tuesday’s live program at The Raceway at Western Fair District will be bolstered by a $20,000 guaranteed pool on the early Super Hi-5 wager in Race 6....read on

London Preferred To Goldstar Badlands

November 27, 2017:

First-over trips don’t seem to bother Goldstar Badlands, and if you don’t believe it just check out his Monday evening victory in the $9,000 Preferred 3 for horse and gelding pacers at The Raceway at Western Fair District....read on

Hat Trick Score For Tuxedo Bay

November 27, 2017:

After going winless in his first 12 starts of the season for trainer Mark Steacy, pacer Tuxedo Bay has recently turned things around in a big way....read on

Pure Kemp Paying Early Dividends

November 27, 2017:

Pure Kemp trotted away to win Monday’s $12,000 feature trot at Dover Downs for meet-leading driver Tim Tetrick while Russell Foster guided Rock On Precious to a 1:51 score in a $17,500 claiming pace on Monday at Dover Downs....read on

A Brighter Future For Hiawatha?

November 27, 2017:

A revitalization of the of the horse racing industry – including Sarnia’s Hiawatha Horse Park - is part of the Progressive Conservative Party’s campaign platform according to Sarnia-Lambton’s MPP Bob Bailey....read on

In Your Dreams Passes

November 27, 2017:

Trot Insider has learned the good producing mare In Your Dreams passed away yesterday at the farm of Bob McIntosh....read on

Kauffman Clicks For Five At Dayton

November 27, 2017:

Driver Kayne Kauffman, who started the day with 77 wins during the first 52 days of the current Hollywood Dayton Raceway meet, strengthened his hold on third place in the local dash derby with a five victories on the Monday matinee....read on

Harrah's Philly Hosts Pacing For The Cure

November 27, 2017:

Harrah's Philadelphia and The Pennsylvania Harness Horsemen's Association, in cooperation with Pacing For The Cure, held its first ever Walk/Run on Sunday....read on

Meadows Preferred To Miss Mady

November 27, 2017:

Miss Mady backed down the second quarter and sprinted home from there, easily capturing Monday’s $15,000 Filly & Mare Not Listed Preferred Handicap Pace at The Meadows....read on

Success For The Stable’s Open House And Foodbank Campaign

November 27, 2017:

More than 300 people packed into Tomiko Training Centre near Puslinch, Ont. on November 26 to attend The Stable’s second annual Christmas Open House....read on

Macintosh SBOA Open House Videos Online

November 27, 2017:

The weather was not favourable, but the hospitality and the activities of the day certainly were this past Saturday (November 25) when Blake Macintosh held an open house at Meadowbranch Training Centre....read on

Gerald C. Alexander Passes

November 27, 2017:

Trot Insider has learned that the Maritime harness racing industry lost a giant this past Saturday (November 25). Gerald C. Alexander of Sussex, NB, who was the first president of the Atlantic Sires Stakes program and one of the visionaries that boosted the formation of the program, passed away at the age of 88....read on

Who Wants A Piece Of McNair?

November 27, 2017:

One North American racetrack has come out and put it bluntly: Who out there wants a piece of Doug McNair?...read on

Champions Crowned At Pompano

November 27, 2017:

Pompano Park played host to the FSBOA's Super Night on Sunday (November 26). Eight champions were crowned and earned their respective share of over $420,000 in the total purses that were up for grabs throughout the races....read on

Eugene ‘Gene’ Hurt Passes

November 27, 2017:

Horseman Eugene William ‘Gene’ Hurt, 65, of Canonsburg, PA, passed away on November 17 in North Strabane Rehabilitation and Wellness Center following a lengthy illness....read on

Inaugural Midwest Mixed Sale Concludes

November 27, 2017:

The first Midwest Mixed Sale was held on Friday, November 24 at the Michiana Event Center in Shipshewana, Indiana....read on

Hambo Society Personnel Changes

November 27, 2017:

Officials with the Hambletonian Society have announced that some new personnel changes are now in effect....read on

Unwanted Intruders Removed From Track

November 27, 2017:

News of some unwanted intruders at an Ontario racetrack has made the news – 18 unwanted intruders, to be exact....read on

Optimist Gibson Knows Action Is Needed

November 27, 2017:

Ontario Harness Horse Association Director Dave Gibson is an optimist. The Peterborough-area horseman is well aware that Kawartha Downs has performed well as of late, despite limited purses and race dates. Although, Gibson would be the first to tell you that something has got to change – and soon – if the track is to survive for much longer....read on

Scholarship Applications Available

November 27, 2017:

The Harness Horse Youth Foundation, the industry leader in youth development is pleased to announce that applications are now available for the three 2018 scholarships HHYF offers....read on

Ohio-Breds Raced For $15.9M In 2017

November 27, 2017:

The 2017 Ohio Sires Stakes program continued to be the most lucrative program for state-bred trotters and pacers in 2017, as it provided $7 million in purses to participants via the Ohio Standardbred Development Fund (OSDF)....read on

Responders Rave About Course

November 27, 2017:

The recent unfortunate disasters in Alberta, California, and Florida clearly show that many people were willing to go to great lengths to rescue their animals – many risking serious personal injury or worse....read on

Lets Wait And See Takes Preferred

November 26, 2017:

Lets Wait And See led all the way to win the $11,500 Preferred 2 Handicap Pace featured on Sunday night's harness racing program at Flamboro Downs....read on

Roy Wins Five Races At Rideau

November 26, 2017:

Driver Louis-Philippe Roy returned to Rideau Carleton Raceway on Sunday night (November 26) and stole the snowy show with five wins on the 12-race program....read on

Tajmeallover Defends Lady Elements Title

November 26, 2017:

Tajmeallover claimed back-to-back editions of the Lady Elements with another dominant display in this year's $50,000 final on Sunday afternoon (November 26) at Fraser Downs....read on

Consolidator Prevails In Saratoga Open

November 26, 2017:

Consolidator scored her first Saratoga Open Trot win on Sunday afternoon (November 26)....read on

Campbell Breaks His Own Record

November 26, 2017:

On Sunday (November 26), high percentage Maritimes pilot Marc Campbell broke his own single-season record for driving wins at Red Shores’ Charlottetown Driving Park....read on

Goliath Reigns Does Just That

November 26, 2017:

Goliath Reigns ($6.80) lived up to his name on Sunday (November 26) at Truro Raceway, as the Dawn Ellis Abbott-trained and Todd Trites-driven gelding captured the track’s featured $1,575 Winners Over Pace going away in 1:58.1....read on

New York Yankee Wins Amateur Race

November 26, 2017:

A member of Major League Baseball’s New York Yankees emerged victorious in a $25,000 amateur driving series final on Sunday (November 26)....read on

No Slugfest For ‘ThrowDown’

November 26, 2017:

Last season’s New York Sire Stakes champion and Yonkers Trot runner-up Smalltownthrowdown (Yannick Gingras, $6.40) maintained his seasonal form on Sunday afternoon (November 26), as he won Yonkers Raceway’s $40,000 Open Handicap Trot....read on

Owen Just Misses In Riding Debut

November 26, 2017:

After having traded in his cleats for a pair of riding boots long ago, former English footballer Michael Owen finally put his new kicks to good use this past Friday (November 24), as he got up into the irons and competed in his first-ever horse race....read on

Handicapping Contest Update

November 26, 2017:

In the penultimate leg of the 2017 Hambletonian Society Grand Circuit Handicapping Challenge on Saturday evening at the Meadowlands Racetrack, Sally Hinckley came out on top for the week to move into third place....read on

$2,578 Pick 5 Carryover Fuels $10K(G) Pool Pompano Sunday

November 26, 2017:

Sunday night features the annual FSBOA ‘Super Night’ program at Pompano Park, with over $420,000 in prize money on the line for Florida-bred two and three-year olds. It will also feature some attractive options for the betting public as well....read on

More On ‘Beach’s Cancer And Chemo

November 26, 2017:

Somebeachsomewhere’s co-owner and former trainer, Brent MacGrath, has commented further on the status of the ‘Beach,’ who recently began chemotherapy treatments after surgery to remove a small cancerous mass....read on

Watch 'The Stable's Open House Replay

November 26, 2017:

Thestable.ca hosted a public Open House & Horse Sale on Sunday (November 26) at the Tomiko Training Centre, near Puslinch, Ont....read on


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